28 episodes

A podcast hosted by The Fathering Project. Figuring it Out Together is series one; where we speak with experts in their field and tackle many challenges facing dads and explore fathering across all ages, from newborns to toddlers, school age to teenagers and those hard to have conversations.Who's at the table is the podcast's second series where we are joined by Australia's favourite personalities, ranging from comedians, TV personalities, icons and mentors, sports stars and famous authors.

Fathering First Podcast by The Fathering Project The Fathering Project

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.9 • 7 Ratings

A podcast hosted by The Fathering Project. Figuring it Out Together is series one; where we speak with experts in their field and tackle many challenges facing dads and explore fathering across all ages, from newborns to toddlers, school age to teenagers and those hard to have conversations.Who's at the table is the podcast's second series where we are joined by Australia's favourite personalities, ranging from comedians, TV personalities, icons and mentors, sports stars and famous authors.

    Fathers and teen daughters: How to support your relationship

    Fathers and teen daughters: How to support your relationship

    This podcast with author, journalist and speaker; Madonna King,  discusses raising teen girls and highlights the important role fathers play in their teen daughter's life. 

    Madonna provides practical tips on how dads can best support them through their journey to becoming young women. 
    Madonna also speaks of the current climate parents are facing with teen girls having to grow up faster than ever before and what they need to know.

    • 18 min
    Maree Crabbe on the impacts of pornography on young people

    Maree Crabbe on the impacts of pornography on young people

    In this podcast, Maree Crabbe from It's Time We Talked joins us to chat about an often taboo topic – children and teen's access to pornography.
    Maree shares the current research and provides parents with practical tips and strategies to get the conversation started with our young people.

    • 28 min
    Solo fathering and being a strong role model for your child

    Solo fathering and being a strong role model for your child

    We chat with Michael Ray – father, speaker, author and advocate for parental equality. 

    Michael is passionate about fatherhood and being the best dad and role model he can possibly be for his daughter. 

    He also continues to advocate and raise awareness about the outdated parental roles and unconscious gender bias that still exists today, affecting families and children. 

    • 21 min
    Dr Karyn Healy - Strategies for Bullying

    Dr Karyn Healy - Strategies for Bullying

    Dr Karyn Healy shares strategies for parents on how to have a conversation with their children on bullying and also effectively deal with the situation.

    • 32 min
    Fatherhood and co-parenting with Dr. Mark Cross and husband Jon Coll

    Fatherhood and co-parenting with Dr. Mark Cross and husband Jon Coll

    In this podcast we sit down with 2021 Community Father of the Year Award Winner, Dr. Mark Cross, and his husband and partner of 20 years, Jon Coll. 

    We talk all things fathering, what it's like to co-parent with their two boy's mothers, raising boys and looking towards the future. 

    • 28 min
    Podcast on the new Beacon cyber safety app

    Podcast on the new Beacon cyber safety app

    On this podcast, we talk with the team who helped create the new Beacon app and unpack all the features and benefits it has to offer to parents to educate and support the development of healthy and protective online behaviours.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

DanOmni ,

A guiding voice

An excellent resource for Dad’s (and Mum’s) trying to the navigate the tricky yet critical path of parenting.
Thank you Fathering Project

Dave at DFM ,

Simple Wisdom

Great wisdom from a dad and granddad who has been there and done that fathering thing.