Friday Magazine


Author and journalist Graeme Johnstone presents local news, views, reviews and interviews. Featuring ‘You and Your Finance’ with Paul Goethel and the latest happenings on the Southern entertainment scene with showbiz reporter Leanne Cutler.

Marching with Pride – Podcast

In this podcast from Friday Magazine, Colin is speaking with Midsumma Festival CEO Karen Bryant about a landmark event in Melbourne’s LGBTIQA+ calendar… The Midsumma Pride March is on Sunday 6 February 2022 from 11 AM in Fitzroy Street, St Kilda. Photo: courtesy Midsumma Festival

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Australia Day in Sandy Village

This Australia Day (26 January 2022) head to Sandringham Village for a day of celebration with food, entertainment and fun activities for all the family. Find out more in this podcast from Friday Magazine. Sandringham Traders Association’s Ray Purcell is speaking to Colin Tyrus about Australia Day in Sandy Village. More info: sandringhamvillage.org.au

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Helping kids to be better readers

In this podcast, from Friday Magazine (21 Jan 2022), author and literary consultant Pat Hipwell is speaking about the role of parents in their child’s learning. More than 300,000 five-year-olds will start prep in 2022, yet almost a quarter are not developmentally ready for the transition from preschool to primary school.

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A tribute to Bob Shearer

The golfing world is paying its respects to Australian legend Bob Shearer who has died, aged 73. In this podcast, former president of Southern Golf Club Neil Felmingham shares his memories of Bob Shearer with Colin Tyrus on Friday Magazine (14 January 2022). Photo courtesy Southern Golf Club

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Puffing Billy back on track

In this podcast, Puffing Billy Railway volunteer Lachlan Campbell is speaking with Southern FM newsman Colin Tyrus about the return to service of Victoria’s most iconic steam train. More info: puffingbilly.com.au  

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