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.

“Get the jab” says Professor

Professor Stephen Turner is Head of Microbiology at Monash University and his team has found the COVID-19 vaccines are very effective at preventing serious illness from the Coronavirus. He’s speaking with Southern FM Newsman Colin Tyrus. (As broadcast on A Newsman and His Music – Monday 20 September 2021).

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Mayor quizzed about a costly cancellation

A cancelled project has cost Bayside ratepayers more than $270,000. Why? The Mayor of Bayside Cr Laurie Evans is chatting with Colin Tyrus in this podcast from A Newsman and His Music (broadcast Monday 20 September 2021).  File Photo taken pre-lockdown.

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Sam and Richard ask RU OK?

In this Men’s Health and Wellness segment, Sam Gledhill and Richard Chan are chatting with Brendan Maher about RU OK? Brendan is a Board Member and former CEO of this suicide prevention charity. More info: ruok.org.au Join Sam and Richard on A Newsman and His Music just after the 10 AM news every second Monday on 88.3 Southern FM. This

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Go Dees! An expert opinion – podcast

Demons fan Colin Tyrus is speaking with Melbourne Football Club history buff Adam Woolcock about the club’s chances of its first Premiership since 1964. Adam’s book The Last Hurrah looks at the story of Melbourne’s last winning Grand Final, and the fall from grace that has left the club without a premiership since. Photo: Melbourne Football Club colours on Rocksalt

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Joy’s poetry inspires a song to help ease lockdown blues

Listen to this heart-warming story out of lockdown in Bayside… Meet 98-year-old Joy whose poetry has inspired a new song Soiree of Roses. Lyrics: Joy Beaudette Cripps; Music: Paul Matthews; Vocals: Connie Leander.

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