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A weekly podcast for residents, businesses and organisations in the city of Monash.

A weekly podcast for residents, businesses and organisations in the city of Monash.

Location:

Australia

Description:

A weekly podcast for residents, businesses and organisations in the city of Monash.

Language:

English

Contact:

0412 317 404


Episodes

Dr David Kram AM, distinguished conductor, artistic director, academic, composer and pianist

7/27/2021
Thanks to our guest interviewee this week, Dr David Kram AM. You can find full details about David here. To find out more about More Than Opera, go to the website: https://www.morethanopera.com/ If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and his email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our founding sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs,...

Duration:00:56:06

Michelle Gilmore (CEO) and Denis Carruthers (Chairman) of WaveCare.

7/18/2021
Many thanks to our guests, Michelle Gilmore (CEO) and Denis Carruthers (Chairman) of WaveCare. If you, a family member or friend need the services of WaveCare Counselling, contact them directly via the contact page on their website: https://www.wavecare.org.au/contact/ If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and his email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our founding sponsor,...

Duration:00:46:04

Nikki Braybrook, Chairman of the Monash Business Awards

7/13/2021
Many thanks to our guest, Nikki Braybrook, Chairman of the Monash Business Awards. To attend the 2021 Gala Dinner and Awards Presentation Night on Friday 30 July, please visit the website link above. If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and his email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs,...

Duration:00:51:28

Graham Bryant, Vice District Governor of Lions Clubs International.

7/5/2021
Many thanks to our guest, Graham Bryant, Vice District Governor of Lions Clubs International. If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and his email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886 6477. Thanks also to Thomas Pewtress, our new regular reporter on...

Duration:00:47:05

Troy Denyer, Former President Glen Waverley Cricket Club

6/29/2021
Many thanks to our guest, Troy Denyer, Former President of the Glen Waverley Cricket Club. Participate in the JellsParkRun. 5 km walk, jog or run. Starting below The Ponds picnic pavilion, Madeline’s Café is a short 40m walk from the finish. Peridot Theatre Three one-act plays at the Unicorn Theatre Mt Waverley Secondary College Lechte Rd, Mount Waverley. The first play is Cat Jumping by Greg Roberts and directed by Anna Laird. The second play is Cycle written and directed by...

Duration:00:49:26

The Hon. Ted Baillieu AO, former Premier of Victoria, discussing the amazing legacies of Sir John Monash.

6/14/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, The Hon. Ted Baillieu AO, former Premier of Victoria. CLICK HERE for Ted's speech, 'Imagine a blood-red thread drawn from the poppies outside', Pharmacy College Commemoration - 2019. This, as well as many more notable speeches great and small, can be found at Speakola. To discover Wordfest 2021 details, simply search “wordfest2021” on Google. To enquire about the Melbourne Zhiyin Choir, contact Ling Huang on 0431 143 266. For Monash Council Quick...

Duration:00:43:59

Lauren Maher, Co-Owner, Corner Table in Pinewood

6/7/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Lauren Maher, Co-Owner of Corner Table in Pinewood. Mentioned during this episode: An Evening with Michael Mosley - Revolutionise our body from the inside out. Join internationally acclaimed author, award-winning journalist and BBC presenter. Dr Michael Mosley for a discussion on the relationship between a healthy gut and a healthy mind, and practical advice about how to stay healthy. This is a rare opportunity to hear from Michael Mosley in person for...

Duration:00:46:30

Steve Carr, President of the Oakleigh Bowling Club

6/2/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Steve Carr, President of the Oakleigh Bowling Club. If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886 6477. Thanks also to Thomas Pewtress, our new regular reporter on the Monash...

Duration:00:44:47

Frank Golotta, Managing Director at The Clayton Hotel

5/25/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Frank Golotta, Managing Director at The Clayton Hotel and President of the Clayton Traders' Association. For information about the Bowness Photography prize, contact bowness@monash.vic.gov.au For information about the 100 years celebration of the Monash Training Centre, contact colin.bostock@monash.vic.gov.au If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and email...

Duration:00:39:29

Victor Perton, Founder of The Centre for Optimism

5/19/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Victor Perton, Founder of The Centre for Optimism. For further information, go to: https://www.centreforoptimism.com/ Imagine Monash in2040 What will Monash in 2040 be like? What do you want to keep the same, and what would you like to change? Council is working on Image Monash 3040 – a huge project that imagines the possibilities for Monash 20 years into the future and sets our vision and priorities. Over the next few months, the Council will be asking...

Duration:00:40:22

Paul Lai, Chinese Community Contributor and Bank Executive at the Community Bank Pinewood.

5/11/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Paul Lai, Chinese Community Contributor and Bank Executive at the Community Bank Pinewood. For further information, go to: www.cssg.org.au Track Gallery, situated at 42 Miller Crescent Mount Waverley, just opposite the Mt Waverley Railway Station. From May 12th to May 23rd - Art 'n Easel presents Creativity Unlocked with paintings by Rashmi and her students. The exhibition includes paintings and artworks of about 30 of Rashmi Gore’s students, both...

Duration:00:46:00

Phil Ryan, Winner of the Sir John Monash Outstanding Leadership Award & President of Mazenod Panthers Football Club.

5/5/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Phil Ryan, Winner of the Sir John Monash Outstanding Leadership Award & President of Mazenod Panthers Football Club. If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886 6477. Thanks...

Duration:00:39:54

Mike Black, President of the Waverley RSL

4/26/2021
Many thanks to our guest today, Mike Black, President, Waverley RSL You can contact Mike at president@waverleyrsl.com.au, or on his mobile 0411 298 011. If you would like to contact Charles, you can call him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com and email contact details are charles@kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886...

Duration:00:51:10

Gordon Pyke, President, Monash Youth Music Festival

4/21/2021
Many thanks to our guest today: Gordon Pyke, President of Monash Youth Music Festival. To discover more about Monash Youth Music Festival, go to their website https://www.monashyouthmusicfestival.com.au/ A list of famous past entrants is on our website page located at: https://www.monashyouthmusicfestival.com.au/famous-past-entrants Contact Gordon directly via his email: gpyk8106@bigpond.net.au Also, if you are interested in Rotary Club of Monash, go to https://rotarymonash.org.au/ If...

Duration:00:36:49

Executive Team of Waverley Social Enterprises - Vanessa Steele, Garth McGuinness, Ryan Khew, Abdul Bakhach

4/12/2021
Many thanks to our guests today: The Executive Team of Waverley Social Enterprises (formerly Waverley Industries) To discover more about Waverley Social Enterprises, go to their website https://www.wavind.org/ Contact the Nottinghill Neighbourhood House on 8561 0114. If you would like to email Charles, you can contact him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your...

Duration:00:47:24

Merv Ericson, Founding Manager Community Bank, Pinewood

4/5/2021
Many thanks to our guest today: Merv Ericson, Founding Manager Community Bank, Pinewood "We're very excited to let you know about a new community grant initiative at Community Bank Pinewood - the Ericson Community Service Award! Merv Ericson was our inaugural Branch Manager and later became a Director of the Board, he was integral to the success of the branch and our business - he is also just a genuinely great human. Merv retired in 2020 and to recognise his outstanding community...

Duration:00:49:14

Roberta Butler, Founder of the Hayden Butler Foundation

3/28/2021
Many thanks to our guest today: Roberta Butler, Founder of the Hayden Butler Foundation. Access the website of the Hayden Butler Foundation. If you would like to email Charles, you can contact him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886 6477.

Duration:00:41:59

Councillor Josh Fergeus, Monash City Council, Oakleigh Ward

3/24/2021
Many thanks to our guest today: Councillor Josh Fergeus, Monash City Council, Oakleigh Ward If you are interested to learn more about the Kevin Heinze Grow initiative, go to https://kevinheinzegrow.org.au/ MGA has launched a new exhibition space, the Atrium Gallery, to provide emerging artists with an opportunity to showcase their practice to MGA's audience. MGA is inviting artists who utilise photography within their practice to respond to MGA, its collection and exhibition program and...

Duration:00:42:01

David Collins, President of the Encore Theatre

3/14/2021
If you would like to email Charles, you can contact him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886 6477. Many thanks to our guest today: David Collins, President of the Encore Theatre

Duration:00:37:56

Kerry Scarlett, General Manager, Mulgrave Country Club

3/10/2021
If you would like to email Charles, you can contact him on 0412 317 404 or email charles@kovess.com Charles' website is www.kovess.com Thanks to our major sponsor, Community Bank Pinewood. If you would like to discuss your banking needs, please contact them directly on (03) 9886 6477. Many thanks to our guest today: Kerry Scarlett, General Manager, Mulgrave Country Club

Duration:00:42:04