#444 You Get Me

Stories of sharing support and solidarity with people who understand you.

#443 Guidance

Stories to guide you through: troubled waters, flooded plains, and a malfunctioning waterslide.

#442 Substitutions

It’s a fact of life that you can’t always get what you want. But you can always try for the next best thing.

#441 Back To The Shore

Gus Fitzgerald, a surfer and swimmer and commercial diver, describes a life of lessons learnt from the man who taught him to swim. And Timmy Burarrwanga tells the history of pre-colonial contact between Makassarese of Indonesia and the Yolngu people of Arnhem land — a history rooted in sea cucumber.

#440 Vanishing Voices

Stories about how language is passed between generations, and people working to keep languages alive.

#435 Digital Worlds

People respond to our pandemic-imposed retreat online by designing and curating their own digital dwellings.

#433 Trust

Dave finds himself with no choice but to trust a group of strangers to keep him alive. Esther tries to buy a dog online, and it all goes wrong.

#432 Close To Home

A former nurse, who witnessed discrimination against HIV patients, contracts the disease and begins experiencing discrimination herself. And a science journalist becomes the subject of her own bushfire reporting.

#430 Long Distance

Stories about connecting with friends and family from a distance — by sharing music, memories and ramen.

#429 Inside Out

Stories of people reaching in, to find the right words, and reaching out, to start a difficult conversation.

#428 Essential Services

Far from being “all in this together,” we’ve seen the pandemic highlight social inequality in our communities.