When you finally find your people, it can feel like a collective hug. Easy, warm, even life affirming. This week, stories of people finding their community.
Danny shares their experience of gender exploration. And finding support and safety at Jets, a youth arts facility in Bundoora.
CW: This story has a mention of gender dysphoria.
Producer: Duncan Stephen
Sound Design: Persephone Waxman
Punk Rock in a Bottle
Rosie Wu experienced severe culture shock when she moved from the Northern Beaches to a boarding school in China. She still travels to China regularly but feels like she doesn’t have much in common with her family. But then she found her tribe.
Producer: Mike Williams
Music: Cultural Revolution Ballet music, Cui Juin – Nothing to my Name, Midnight Oil – Surf’s Up Tonight, Tand Dynasty – The Sun, Chinese National Anthem, Zhou Yung Peng – Child of China (protest song), Boring Army – Long Live Punk, Backstreet Boys – Everybody, Yung Fang de Zhao Huan – A Call from Afar, The Beatles – Help, Bob Dylan – The Hurricane, The Police – Message in a Bottle, Mongolian Nine Treasures – Fable of Mangus, Shanren – Three Decades (Yunnan folk rock), Xu Wei – Unknown, Ajinai – Grass
All The Best credits
Production Manager & Host: Danni Stewart
Editorial Manager: Mell Chun
Episode Mix and Compile: Donny Janks
Social Media Producer: Emma Pham
Community and Events coordinator Lidiya Josifova