W.a.w.!? Wake up . . . it's footy season!10/02/15
In our satirical review of the week comedian CJ Delling has a great idea how to make footy, rugby and soccer exciting for everyone.(In unserem satirischen Rückblick der vergangenen Woche wartet Komikerin CJ Delling mit grossartigen Ideen auf, wie...
Switch:On - On the Balkan route with refugees
20 years old Henrik Fisser is a journalist for the radio station 1LIVE at the WDR in Cologne. He witnessed first hand the hardship many refugees have to endure on their journey along the Balkan route.(Henrik Fisser ist 20 Jahre alt und Reporter für...
In conversation: Maxi Blaha is Bertha von Suttner
Maxi Blahas „Soul of Fire is centered around a woman every school kid should know. She lived in a time of great political change and had an exciting life. Despite her noble birth she experienced poverty, eloped with her lover and worked as leade...(In...
Fairtrade - is it really fair?
125 Million people worldwide live of working in coffee plantations. A fraction of them produces fairtrade coffee. Is it a concept that really works? We asked Edmund Schaerf, coffee roaster in Castlemaine, Victoria.(125 Millionen Menschen leben vom...
Weather hotspot Melbourne
Due to it´s geographical position, Melbourne is of high importance to meteorologists. Manfred Spatzierer manages one of the worlds leading international weather service providers in Vienna. He talks about the specifics of Melbourne, gives a...
Beyond Punishment - A German documentary
Hubertus Siegert is a German film maker in Berlin. His latest film is a documentary about restorative justice. At its core lies the fundamental question, namely if it is possible for a murderer and the family of his victim to meet and, for lack...
TREFFPUNKT German Meet-up Group Kino
Every few weeks the members of the German Meet-up Group Kino in Melbourne gather at the Backlot Studios in Southbank, Melbourne to not only watch, but also discuss special German movies. Both of the organisers are specialist. Irina Herrschner is...
Australian WWII bomber pilot sorry for destroying German...
92 years old and retired RAF pilot Lawrence Larmer made peace with the citizens of the German cities he helped destroy in World War II. 70 years on, he penned an apology to the mayors and received responses from six of them in which they...
Toughest mountain bike race
The Crocodile Trophy claims to be Australia's - and possibly the world's - longest and hardest Mountain Bike race, starting October 17. (Die Crocodile Trophy, behauptet von sich, das längste und anstrengendste Mountain Bike Rennen der Welt zu sein. )
W.a.w.!? Dalai Lama, the Pope and a new phone
In this satirical view of the week comedian CJ Delling puts a pretty face on for the Dalai Lama, goes on an adventure trip with the Pope and drops the very latest iPhone.(In diesem satirischen Rückblick auf die vergangene Woche macht sich Komödiantin...
Switch:On - Emmy Awards 2015
Philipp Kappius and WDR television expert Felix Schledde look at the winners and losers of the most prestigious television award in Los Angeles last week.(Der grösste Fernsehpreis der Welt fand letzte Woche in Los Angeles statt. Phlipp Kappius und...
Im Gespräch: Straßen Kunst
Mandy Schöne-Salter is a photographer, visual artist and street artist. She conducts workshops for young people, where she teaches the different techniques, like paste-up, stencilling and spray-painting. Mandy has won a number of awards for her...
How backpackers are exploited
The dream of thousands: Pack your backpack, and off you go to Australia. But the reality is often swift and brutal. Examples include sharing a house with 13 other backpackers, with one single, filthy bathroom, and a landlord prone to abuse. An...
Servus Österreich: Food and kitchen innovations
The Austrian pavilion is traditionally one of the largest at the "Fine Food", Australia´s largest gathering of international food, drink and equipment for hospitality industries. 10 Austrian companies were showcasing their products. But selling...
TREFFPUNKT German Concordia Choir Sydney
Bernd Ruell is the president of the Concordia Choir, which is part of the Concordia Club in Tempe, Sydney. The choir has 22 permanent members and is directed by Dr Tamara Carlin. Like so many other choirs is is looking for new singers all the...
A long-mooted freight train line connecting Brisbane and Melbourne would cost about $10 billion to build, according to a new report. (Die schon seit vielen Jahren diskutierte Eisenbahnverbindung zwischen Melbourne und Brisbane kommt der Verwirklichung...
TREFFPUNKT German Concordia Choir Sydney
Bernd Ruell is the president of the Concordia Choir, which is part of the Concordia Club in Tempe, Sydney. The choir has 22 permanent members and is directed by Dr Tamara Carlin. (Bernd Ruell ist Präsident des Concordia Chors aus Sydney. Er ist dem...
Austria at the Fine Food Show
Savour the flavours of Austria at Australia's largest gathering of Fine Food experts. (Österreich ist mit 10 Ausstellern auf der Fine Food Messe in Sydney vertreten. )
New sportsgrounds for Melbourne´s German School
After years of planing and negotiating, the German School´s new sports grounds in Melbourne´s suburb of North Fitzroy has been officially inaugurated. The new facilities allow the students to play soccer, tennis, football and much more...(Nach...
Turnbull’s Cabinet ‘renewal‘
New PM Turnbull dumps ministers to make way for what he calls process of renewal (Der neue Regierungschef entlässt altgediente Minister und bringt 5 Frauen ins Kabinett. )
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