The state of female participation in Australia’s screen industry is dire – most prominently in feature film, but also reflected in television. It’s a trend that is echoed around the world. Fiona joins Heidi to talk about the different initiatives she’s been involved in that aim at getting more women working in the sector.
Heidi talks to the founding director of Academy Travel, one of Australia’s leading ‘cultural travel’ providers about the best places to go on holidays if you’re wanting to escape the high season madness.
Victorian dairy farmers have been given the chance to speak with to the Federal Government about the role out of the Farm Household Allowance, in the wake of the dairy crisis earlier this year.At a series of meetings, farmers spoke about their frustration, with it taking up to 6 months to receive the funding.I spoke with Nationals' Senator Bridget McKenzie about the meetings.