50 episodes

AWAYE! presents a diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from Indigenous radio broadcasters around the world.

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    • 4.8, 39 Ratings

AWAYE! presents a diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from Indigenous radio broadcasters around the world.

    Racist cheese, undoing settler colonialism and Dobby's new single

    Racist cheese, undoing settler colonialism and Dobby's new single

    After years of lobbying, the Coon cheese brand name will be shelved but not surprisingly there's been a meltdown on social media decrying cancel culture and political correctness. Also, writer and academic Ambelin Kwaymullina talks about her new book and rap artist Dobby tells us why his latest song just had to be written.

    • 54 min
    The boss of his own story

    The boss of his own story

    Activist and community leader Clarence Walden sits down with award-winning writer Alexis Wright to give his version of some dramatic events in recent Queensland history - from the church days at Doomadgee mission, to the High Court and a bitter dispute over Australia's largest open cut zinc mine.

    • 54 min
    Emerging Blak poetry, racial polemics and Tessa's melodic new turn

    Emerging Blak poetry, racial polemics and Tessa's melodic new turn

    In the final instalment in our Blak poetry special we hear from some of the most urgent voices in Australian writing. Reni Eddo-Lodge on why she stopped talking to white people about race and Microwave Jenny's Tessa Nuku goes solo.

    • 54 min
    Artist digs Cook's grave and a new podcast about black resistance heroes

    Artist digs Cook's grave and a new podcast about black resistance heroes

    Tlingit artist Nicholas Galanin has dug a grave for the statue of James Cook and it begs the question: what do we do with monuments to a one-sided version of history? And a new podcast that uncovers the history of Aboriginal resistance during the frontier wars.

    • 48 min
    30 years of Speaking Out

    30 years of Speaking Out

    Australia's first national radio program produced and presented by Indigenous broadcasters changed the game in black media.

    • 54 min
    Deepening the conversation and what 'ngarraanga' means

    Deepening the conversation and what 'ngarraanga' means

    If you could listen to country, what would you hear?

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
39 Ratings

39 Ratings

IvyAda ,

Left me wanting more

Another favourite RN podcast. I love the stories. Love learning more about Aboriginal culture, experience and knowledge. Wish there were more programmes like this.

who put salt in my coffee ,

This is the best

Love love love this show. Essential listening.

_Dianne ,

Listen!

Awaye is a great program that is always interesting. It keeps you learning about Australia's Indigenous peoples and is always entertaining.

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