Storytelling Melbourne

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Tram accessiblity issues raise barriers for Victorians with a disability

On October 15, the Victorian Auditor General’s office issued a report on tram accessibility. This stated that the Department of Transport was […]

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The people’s park or golf course: What is the future of the Northcote Golf Course?

While Northcote Golf Club was closed to golfers during stage 4 restrictions, the Darebin City council opened it up to the public. […]

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Victorian Council Elections: What does it mean to stand for local council?

With Council election voting closing last Friday, reporter Anneliese Farrer dives into what is required of candidates, who might be interested in […]

Source: BPD Awareness Week

Borderline Personality Awareness Week is October 1-7. So, what does that mean?

CONTENT WARNING: this story makes mention of mental illness and suicide. From October 1 to October 7, campaigners from BPD Awareness Week […]

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B.S Cryptid – Episode 3: Denizens of a Wayside Diner

Content warnings can be found at the end of the Shownotes Welcome to B.S Cryptid, a monster-of-the-week audio drama. In ‘Denizens of […]

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Following Fashion Revolution Week: What is the true cost of fashion?

For the average Australian, thinking about the clothes we wear beyond the moment we see them in a shop, and after the […]

Djab Wurrung traditional owners go to court over Western Freeway expansion

The Djab Wurrung traditional owners have been fighting the Victorian Government’s Western Freeway expansion, which could potentially destroy hundreds of sacred trees […]

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University students join school strike despite penalties for missing class

The University of Melbourne refused students’ requests to not be penalised for missing classes on March 15 to attend the school strike […]

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From Melbourne to Canberra: an extremely long walk for climate action

29-year-old University of Melbourne student Shannon Loughnane is walking nearly 700km from Melbourne to Canberra to protest inaction on climate change and […]

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Sights and Sounds – Episode 4

Welcome to Sights and Sounds, a new show on SYN which is all about Melbourne and the huge appreciation we all have […]