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Big Sky Country

This podcast takes you deep into the bush. Travel our vast country, from the eucalypt woodlands of central Victoria, to the plains of Arnhem Land.

Meet experts in ecology, culture, conservation and country. Learn about seasons and ceremony, tiny fish, phascogale sex, and the sounds a tree makes when it dies.

Discover more about this precious and precarious land from the people protecting it against a barrage of ever-growing threats.

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Gay's Dune at Pilungah Reserve. Photo Eve Jani.

Bush Nights

During the uncertainty of 2020 our Bush Nights events brought the bush to the 'burbs and remotely to people's homes through the telling of personal stories.

Stories have been connecting, inspiring and provoking us since the dawn of humanity. They have the power to transport us to a different time and place and can help us see the world through another’s eyes.

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Bush Nights. Stories inspired by the bush.

Bird songs

Meet one of our long‑term supporters, the late John Hutchinson, whose early interest in electronics and his love of the Australian bush led him to create the world’s pre‑eminent collection of Western Australian bird songs.

Having stumbled quite accidentally across his life’s work, John spent close to 60 years criss‑crossing the outback in pursuit of the most beautiful and elusive songs.

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A Rufous Whistler. Photo Ben Parkhurst.