Listen to The Grapevine – 22 July 201903:00:0022 July 2019


  • The Grapevine: With Climate Change, There Probably Is No Distant Future
  • The Grapevine: What’s Up (or Down) with the Australian Economy?

Emma Dawson, Executive Director at Per Capita speaks about the key policies the ALP took to the election, and explains their implications. Dr Raul Sanchez-Urribarri provides an update on the political and social situation in Venezuela. Tina Perinotto, Managing Editor and Publisher for The Fifth Estate, sums up what happened at the Building Minister’s Forum in relation to building quality and energy efficiency standards. Plus, learn about edible gardens and apartment living with Dan Palmer from Very Edible Gardens.

Playlist for The Grapevine – 22 July 2019

About this program

Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.

Regular guests and segments include: Reading Room with Sally Rippin; urban history with Dr David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update and live music.

Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass