38 episodes

SPUN Stories is a live storytelling night in Darwin, the capital city of Australia's Northern Territory! Join us and be transported to the wondrous backyards, communities and lives of Territory locals, where you'll hear illuminating stories that aren't ALL about crocodiles...

We'll introduce you to some of the fascinating characters who live in the NT and give you a peek into life in one of the most wild, unexpected and rewarding parts of Australia.

SPUN Stories is presented by StoryProjects, with funding support from Darwin International Airport.

Host + Producer - Jess Ong
Sound Production - Gaia Osborne
Executive Producer - Johanna Bell
Graphic Designer - Celia Neilson

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    • Society & Culture

SPUN Stories is a live storytelling night in Darwin, the capital city of Australia's Northern Territory! Join us and be transported to the wondrous backyards, communities and lives of Territory locals, where you'll hear illuminating stories that aren't ALL about crocodiles...

We'll introduce you to some of the fascinating characters who live in the NT and give you a peek into life in one of the most wild, unexpected and rewarding parts of Australia.

SPUN Stories is presented by StoryProjects, with funding support from Darwin International Airport.

Host + Producer - Jess Ong
Sound Production - Gaia Osborne
Executive Producer - Johanna Bell
Graphic Designer - Celia Neilson

    Ep37: That time I stabbed a hitman and survived

    Ep37: That time I stabbed a hitman and survived

    Simon Quilty is a doctor and has learnt a lot abo…

    • 11 min
    Ep36: How I unravelled my life

    Ep36: How I unravelled my life

    On Alex’s 34th birthday she felt like her life wa…

    • 12 min
    Ep35: Live like a King

    Ep35: Live like a King

    The parents of iconic sports broadcaster, Charlie…

    • 16 min
    Ep34: Surviving the dungeon

    Ep34: Surviving the dungeon

    *CW: domestic violence*
    Leah Potter runs a kitche…

    • 12 min
    Ep33: Rebel without a wok

    Ep33: Rebel without a wok

    Ange Wu grew up in a household where fire drills …

    • 13 min
    Ep32: The shape of sadness

    Ep32: The shape of sadness

    *CW: suicide*
    As a journalist, Bridget Judd lives…

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

Gab's asleep ,

Jess is the best!!

Great stories from the top end from an amazing story teller

Meg Whitfield ,

Great Aussie stories

I recently discovered this podcast and have immediately fallen in love with the episodes and concept as a whole. Great, intimate and entertaining stories from everyday Australians. Big fan.

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Proud territorian

Makes me proud to be a territorian

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