The Dumbo Feather Podcast has arrived! Wherever you are, listen in to conversations with inspiring guests, recorded live before an intimate audience.

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The Dumbo Feather podcast is supported by our friends at Bank Australia.

 

Hugh Mackay: Social researcher, kindness advocate

Hugh Mackay has been examining how we live for six decades. So he’s got some pretty great insights into what makes a good life.

This episode is presented with The School of Life.

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Susan Carland: Activist, Muslim, mother

In a globalised world, how does the circle of love widen, rather than close in? Listen in to our chat with Melbourne-based sociologist Susan Carland about her experiences advocating for a more openhearted Australia.

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Brendan Murray: Educator, rebel, legend

Brendan Murray is the principal at Victoria’s Parkville College, a school that’s inside a prison. He believes in the power of education to change people’s lives and treats every student with unconditional positive regard.

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Arne Rubinstein: Doctor, counsellor, mentor

How do we help raise our boys and girls to be responsible, motivated and resilient men and women? Dr Arne Rubinstein shares practical advice for helping teenagers develop healthy adult behaviour.

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These episodes include questions from the audience, and at some points can become a little hard to hear. We’re working on improving our recording techniques—thanks for bearing with us!