Life Matters - Separate stories podcast

Life Matters is your guide to contemporary Australian life. Be part of rich conversations on relationships, family, parenting, education, work, health and consumer issues.

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Where will our future tradies come from?

Apprenticeship and traineeship numbers are down according to the latest figures. So does vocational education need a makeover?


 2016-03-08  26m

Should we put a tax on soft drinks?

How might a sugary drinks tax work in the aim of reducing the obesity problem in Australia.


 2016-03-07  12m

Having it her way: Claire Weekes revealed

It’s International Women’s Day today, and RN’s celebrating with a series of audio portraits of Australian women who did things pretty much their own way. Today, the story of Claire Weekes.


 2016-03-07  12m

International Women's Day: scientist Claire Weekes defines anxiety

Based in her own experiences, scientist Claire Weekes was one of the earliest developers of 'mindfulness'.


 2016-03-07  14m

What do you do if your workplace is too white?

While one in four Australians were born overseas, the people who own most powerful jobs in Australia in places like our parliament, our universities and the media are still overwhelmingly white people of a certain age.


 2016-03-07  25m

If you are the one - inside the Chinese dating show

If you are the one is a Chinese Dating Show that has become a global sensation.


 2016-03-06  14m

How's Ballarat coping?

Since 2015, the town of Ballarat has rallied behind the survivors of horrific child sexual abuse in Catholic schools in the town the 1970s and 80s.


 2016-03-06  20m

Better language skills - the Quaker's Hill experiment

How to address poor language skills in 5 year olds - the 'Quaker's Hill" experiment.


 2016-03-06  18m

The vexed issue of kangaroo culling

Up to five million kangaroos are legally culled in Australia each year, with their meat sent to more than 50 countries around the world.


 2016-03-03  13m

Does it have to be low carb and low cal?

A low carb and low calorie diet can reduce the reduce the risk of diabetes but how sustainable is it in the long term?


 2016-03-03  9m