Community Conversations Podcast

Community Conversations is a new podcast — it’s a series of yarns with mob hosted by Paul Stewart (Stewy) a Taungurong man. Community Conversations exists to further elevate First Nations voices and causes and is an opportunity to discover and understand more about our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community who generously share their stories about who they are and what they stand for.

Robbie is a well-respected grassroots community activist who has dedicated his life to challenging government systems and policies.

“Believe in yourself, believe in your people and believe in your culture. Cause at the end of the day, it’s how we’re going to survive”
- Robbie Thorpe (Krauatatungalung & Tjap Whurrung)

More from Robbie:
- Tune into 'Bunjil's Fire', Wed 11am, hosted by Robbie on 3CR
- Watch ' Our Warior: The Story of Robbie Thrope' documentary

More yarns here

About the Host


Paul (Stewy) Stewart is a proud Taungurung man and married to the boss (lol).

He has 20 years' experience working in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research, Aboriginal employment, sport and education, and has extensive experience in community engagement. Paul holds a Master of Public Health and has been a Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne.

You may recognise Stewy from our past Lubly One and Daddy Cool Campaigns.

He's cheeky and daggy, with connections to Mob across the country.

That's why he's our perfect host for our Community Conversation podcast.