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A Cuppa and a Yarn

By NSW Aboriginal Land Council

Welcome to the NSW Aboriginal Land Council’s ‘A Cuppa and a Yarn’ Podcast! Each week NSWALC sits down for a Cuppa and a Yarn with members of the Land Rights network, its supporters and contributors to Australia’s rich cultural history. You’ll laugh, cry and be inspired by each individual tale as we delve into the big issues, history and the personal journeys of our incredible guests.

  1. 1.
    Episode 24: We Are A Family. Melissa Williams from Gandangara Local Aboriginal Land Council on community support during the COVID-19 pandemic05/15/2020
    23:07
  2. 2.
    Episode 23: ANZAC Day At Home 2020 with Uncle Dave Williams, Chief Petty Officer, Submariner Retired (DAGS).04/24/2020
    21:58
  3. 3.
    Episode 22: World Health Day 2020. Tameka O’Donnell from the NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee discusses health, COVID-19 and why she became a nurse.04/07/2020
    23:00
  4. 4.
    Episode 21: COVID-19 and Aboriginal communities. Alfred Wellington from Jerrinja Local Aboriginal Land Council on restrictions impacting fire and land management.04/06/2020
    20:17
  5. 5.
    Episode 20: COVID-19 and Aboriginal communities. Rebecka Stapleton from Tharawal Local Aboriginal Land Council on the importance of being available to community in a time of crisis.04/03/2020
    20:26
  6. 6.
    Episode 19: COVID-19 and Aboriginal communities. Toni-Lee Scott from Bathurst Local Aboriginal Land Council on being available for community, keeping the sanctity of funerals and the value of a good joke.04/01/2020
    17:59
  7. 7.
    Episode 18: COVID-19 and Aboriginal communities. Mike Nolan from Wellington Local Aboriginal Land Council on community uncertainty around food, transport, and what lockdown really means03/26/2020
    17:48
  8. 8.
    Episode 17: COVID-19 and Aboriginal communities. Rex Weribone from Toomelah Local Aboriginal Land Council on the community facing lockout from essential services as Queensland closes its borders03/24/2020
    18:29
  1. 9.
    Episode 16: COVID-19 and Aboriginal communities. Pam Handy from Dareton Local Aboriginal Land Council on food insecurity and dealing with essential services across three states.03/23/2020
    20:12
  2. 10.
    Episode 15: Stan Grant on his hilarious childhood, his Ancestral connection and the person who asked him “Stan, what do you want to do with your life?”03/20/2020
    47:07
  3. 11.
    Episode 14: Mahalia Murphy on Wallaroos, Waratahs and Training for the World Cup03/05/2020
    36:13
  4. 12.
    Episode 13: Shelley Reys on creating a culturally competent Australia, one workplace at a time02/07/2020
    31:02
  5. 13.
    Episode 12: Roger Knox on uplifting, strengthening and touching peoples hearts.01/23/2020
    1:05:23
  6. 14.
    Episode 11: Craig Cromelin on Aboriginal Land Rights, growing up in Murrin Bridge and an enduring promise to two Aunties.11/29/2019
    54:58
  7. 15.
    Episode 10: Jack Wilson on health, happiness and being the Deadly Ninja!11/13/2019
    40:51
  8. 16.
    Episode 9: Theresa Lake on the reality of cancer and empowering women10/18/2019
    50:00
  9. 17.
    Episode 8: Joel Thompson on the power of redemption, giving back to community and being proudly “old school” in the NRL.10/05/2019
    27:21
  10. 18.
    Episode 7: Josh Addo-Carr on his legendary speed, connection to community and following in the footsteps of his famous grandfather10/04/2019
    33:09
  11. 19.
    Episode 6: Cody Walker on life at Souths, working with Wayne Bennett, and being inspired by his sons10/04/2019
    40:36
  12. 20.
    Episode 5: Renee Thomson – Making Her Mark in Western Sydney and Beyond08/12/2019
    39:57
  13. 21.
    Episode 4: Yorta Yorta woman Summer Finlay: A strong Aboriginal voice in public health08/01/2019
    42:41
  14. 22.
    Episode 3: George Rose about lessons learned from league & why he’s still gorgeous!07/19/2019
    52:40
  15. 23.
    Episode 2: Anne Martin AM – NAIDOC 2019: Voice. Treaty. Truth.07/11/2019
    49:15
  16. 24.
    Episode 1: Mark Ella on fishing, family and the future of Australian Rugby07/04/2019
    45:28

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