Getting ready for Kallol 201507/02/15
Cultural program for children organised by Gujarati Samaj of NSW is back this year with more than 400 children aged 6 to 16 years preparing for their performances. We speak to one of the groups being mentored by Bhagirathi Bhatt. Naisha,...
Early Gujarati Migration to Australia Part-1
The experiences of early Gujarati settlers who moved to Australia in the '70s have been complied in a new book by Harshad Desai, Samim and Ashak Nathwani. It gives us a glimpse into what Navratri and Diwali celebrations were like back then and how...(...
Early Gujarati Migration to Australia Part-2
The first generation of Gujarati children educated in Australian schools were the sons and daughters of migrants in the '70s. Three parents from that time talk about what their children faced, experiences laid out in the new book "Early...
Culturally appropriate aged care services
Australias cultural diversity demands aged care that is appropriate and sensitive to people from different backgrounds. Nital Desai spoke with Amar Varsani from Independent Living Centre in Western Australia to find out more about the...
2015 flu season may be 'worst on record'
Australia could be in for its worst flu season on record with flu rates at their highest in more than a decade. With the peak flu season looming between July and September, find out what should you be doing to protect yourself from flu this...
Indian Miniatures exhibited at the National Gallery of...
National Gallery of Australia in Canberra is showcasing The story of Rama through 101 Pahari miniature paintings until 23rd August. Himanshu Pota gives his feedback after viewing this exhibition. (કાન્બેરા ખાતે નેશનલ ગેલેરી ઓફ ઓસ્ટ્રેલીયા માં રામાયણ...
Do you check super payments ?
Do you know if you're being paid the right amount of superannuation? Australian Tax Office says many workers are being robbed of their retirement savings. Make sure you are not one of them. Nital Desai reports. (શું તમે દરેક પગાર માં પેન્શન ની યોગ્ય...
Garva Gujarati Padma Shri Dr Tejas Patel
Interventional Cardiologist Dr Tejas Patel's groundbreaking work has helped relieve millions of heart patients of pain and discomfort. He has been honoured with Padma Shri award this year for his contributions to the world of medicine. During his...
Migration story-Amit Patel
Most Gujaratis coming to Australia, choose to live in big cities. But Amit Patel moved from Gujarat to Sydney and then to Cairns. He shares his migration experience and the reasons he chose to settle in tropical North Queensland.(ઓસ્ટ્રેલીયા માં વસતા...
Tying Yoga to the big questions
As International Yoga day approaches well known Yoga instructor suggest Yoga can connect people across international borders. From terrorism to border disputes to climate change, Krupa Thakkar says Yoga's principles provide life changing answers....
Preparations for the first ever International Yoga Day
Bhaven Kachhi reports on preparations in India and overseas for the celebration of first ever International Yoga day.(આંતરરાષ્ટ્રીય યોગ દિવસ ની તૈયારીઓ વિષે ભવેન કચ્છી નો અહેવાલ )
Australian politicians visit Gujarat
NSW Labor Leader Luke Foley and Member of Legislative council Daniel Mookhey visited Gujarat during their recent trip to India. Nital Desai spoke to Mr.Hassan Qureshi who accompanied the pair during their Gujarat visit.(NSW ના વિપક્ષ નેતા લ્યુક ફોલી...
Dr Sneh Desai: You can achieve everything you dream of!
Meet Mind Power specialist from Ahmedabad who recently held a seminar in Melbourne.(આવો મળીયે અમદાવાદના જાણીતા માઈન્ડ પાવર નિષ્ણાંત ને જે હાલ મેલબર્ન આવ્યા હતા એક સેમીનાર માટે. )
Changes affecting international students in Australia
Streamlined student visa framework and a multi agency team to ensure students' safety in rental accomodation are the two new changes affecting international students in Australia. (વિદેશી વિદ્યાર્થીઓને લાગુ થતી કેટલીક વિસા કેટેગરી માં ફેરફાર ની...
Kasturi - Free Gujarati E-magazine
"Good reading leads to good thoughts" believes Ramanbhai Jariwala who is an avid reader. Having spent many hours in libraries over the years, he has now put recommended articles, features and stories on a free E-magazine. Nital Desai speaks with...
Mrs India Australia 2015 contest
Mrs. Dimple Raval, a Gujarati contestant for final round of Mrs. India - Australia 2015 talks with Harita about her journey and future dreams. (શ્રીમતી ઇન્ડિયા -ઓસ્ટ્રેલીયા 2015 સ્પર્ધા ના ફાઈનાલીસ્ટ ગુજરાતી સ્પર્ધક શ્રીમતી ડીમ્પલ રાવલ સાથે હરિતા ની...
40th anniversary talk back highlights part-1
SBS Radio is celebrating 40th birthday. To mark our anniversary, we invited our listeners to share their SBS memories with us on a talk back show. Loyal listeners shared some very interesting stories.(SBS Radio ની ચાલીસમી વર્ષગાંઠ પર અમે શ્રોતા મિત્રો...
40th anniversary talk back highlights part-2
SBS Radio is celebrating 40th birthday. To mark our anniversary, we invited our listeners to share their SBS memories with us on a talk back show. Loyal listeners shared some very interesting stories. (SBS Radio ની ચાલીસમી વર્ષગાંઠ પર અમે શ્રોતા...
First Gujarati language broadcast in Australia
When Gujarati language program went out on Australian air waves four decades ago , it was hosted by Dr Shashank Mehta and Vinniben Mehta. Nital Desai speaks with Mrs Vinni Mehta about what did it take to produce and broadcast the program in late...
History of Indian langauge programs on SBS Radio
On SBS Radio's 40th anniversary we spoke to Harshadbhai Desai who participated in discussions for the need of ethinc language broadcasts in Australia in the early 70s. He represented all of the Indian sub-continent languages on advisory...
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