A Newsman And His Music

With a career in broadcast journalism spanning five decades, Bayside resident Colin Tyrus brings you his unique blend of talk and music.

Staikos condemns branch stackers

The Member for Bentleigh Nick Staikos has spoken out about the branch stacking in the ALP that has led to the demise of three Cabinet Ministers from the Andrews Government. Have a listen to this podcast of Nick chatting with Colin on A Newsman and his Music.

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Rod Quantock gets serious

On World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Colin spoke to comedian, speaker and social activist Rod Quantock. You can listen to the podcast of the interview on the player on this website. Rod features on a new podcast called Rod Quantock gets serious about ageing.

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Historic John 15 June 2020

It’s the podcast that brings you a dose of history and lots more. This Week in History is broadcast every Monday around 9:40 AM on A Newsman and his Music. Historic John is the only member of Southern FM who is usually confined to the dungeon beneath the studios. He’s allowed out for only a few minutes a week to chat with Colin

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Steph and the environmental warriors

St Columba’s Primary School Prep teacher Steph Young has been named Teacher of the Year in the 2020 ResourceSmart School Awards.  In this podcast, she’s chatting to Southern FM newsman Colin Tyrus about that award and the parents who took out the School Community Volunteer of the Year title.

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Lifting Kingston’s veil of secrecy… or not?

In the wake of our special report “Kingston Council: Chamber of Secrets”, the latest Council meeting provides new insights into the growing divisions within its ranks. Find out more in this podcast featuring Kingston Mayor Cr Georgina Oxley, as broadcast on “A Newsman and his Music” (Monday 1 June 2020).

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