Have you heard of the Bega Valley? How about the Eden Monaro? Do you know where the Far South Coast of New South Wales is? Two women join together and chat with and about their local area. They talk to local people about things they are doing or want to do for their area. They have a chat with locals who have left to go do them in other parts of the world but still have love for their original slice of home. If you have ever wondered if city people have different attitudes than country people? If you'd like to hear from people from different walks of life. Come have a listen.As these two women navigate the podcast world and bring you guests from all over their little slice of home.
Neil Bourke - Our last council candidate elect
This week we talk to Neil Bourke.
Neil is running in this weekends council elections as an independent.
Come have a listen in his own words why he thinks he should be on local council.
Joy Robin - Council Elect
With a lot of technical issues sorted - we give you late but not forgotten Our interview with Joy.
Self described old duck, Joy talks to us about why she is running. The big Reason.
Eden Needs a Voice on Council.
Come have a listen and learn about Joy and the local area.
Peter O'Keefe - Sapphire Coast Skatepark Assoc. President
This week we’re lucky enough to have a chat with Pete O'Keefe, the President of the Sapphire Coast Skatepark Association in NSW. Petes been with the SSA from the very beginning, when he and a couple of mates decided to take matters into their own hands – sick of waiting for council to pull their thumb out.
From beginning as a Merimbula project Pete tells us how the SSA has expanded and working across the BSVSC so that theres now advocates for Skate Parks everywhere.
Hit download and listen as we get straight answers about why Council takes so long to get things done, the economical and social benefits that Skaters have on their community and how local kids are stepping up to Skate.
Nathan O'Donnell - Running for Bega Council 2021
After some technical difficulties this weeks episode is out. Sorry about the wait. This weeks episode Megan and Jo talk to Nathan about why he's running for council and life in general. Nathan is a husband, stepfather, father and former small business owner.
Come have a listen.
David Porter - Councillor Elect
This week Megan and I sit down and talk to David Porter. David is running to be on Bega Valley Shire Council just like Karen who we interviewed earlier. David sits down with us and talks about what he thinks the area needs, how councillors should act and explains the different roles in council for us.
If you have ever wondered why council has a mayor David gives us the answer.
He also explains how councillors can be given wrong information, how he's involved in the community here and what he'd like to see be achieved by being a councillor.
Definitely worth the listen if you ever wondered what role council has in your day to day life.
Interview with Chrystal Rimmer - A working Artist
This week we talk to Chrystal Rimmer. Chrystal is a woman who grew up on the Far South Coast of NSW and followed her dream to become an Artist. We learn about what steps she took to get there, a little bit of what art is about and how life is different in lockdown in Bankstown where she lives now compared to the Eastern Suburbs in Sydney.