Radio Programs

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Our weekly radio show makes it easier to understand what governments are saying and doing in Anangu communities.

Parts of each program are in Pitjantjatjara/ Yankunytjatjara. Other parts are in English.

The half-hour show is hosted by Rose Lester and Sue Tilley and recorded at Radio Adelaide.

It can be heard online and on metropolitan, regional and remote radio stations.


Program 21: Essential Services Infrastructure

Earlier this year, the South Australian Government announced plans to spend an additional $11 million, over the next four years, improving essential services infrastructure in remote Anangu communities. In this program, the Paper Tracker talks... read on

Program 20: Housing in remote Anangu communities

In this program, the Paper Tracker talks with Brenda Moran from Housing SA about the way community housing is now being built, maintained and managed in South Australia’s remote Anangu communities.... read on

Program 19: Safe Houses for Anangu women and children

In April 2008, the Mullighan Inquiry recommended that a number of safe houses should be built on the APY Lands. In this program, the Paper Tracker talks with Andrea Mason, Coordinator of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara... read on

Program 18: Mai Wiru Regional Stores Council

In this program, the Paper Tracker talks with Kirsten Grace, General Manager of the Mai Wiru Regional Stores Council. Kirsten explains how the Council came to be established and what it is doing to improve... read on

Program 17: Constitutional Recognition

This program examines moves to formally recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Australian Constitution. It includes interviews with Mick Gooda (Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner and a member... read on

Program 16: Conversation with Rowan Ramsey MP

Rowan Ramsey is a Member of the Australian Parliament. His electorate covers more than 90% of South Australia, including all of the State’s Anangu communities. On this program, Rowan talks with the Paper Tracker about... read on

Program 15: Palya Fund

The Palya Fund raises money for key projects on the APY Lands. Judge Peter McKusker is one of its trustees. On today’s program, Judge McKusker talks with the Paper Tracker about the Palya Fund and... read on

Program 14: SA Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (part 2)

This program features the second part of our interview with the Hon. Grace Portolesi MP in which she talks about the South Australian Government’s APY Lands Food Security Strategic Plan. The Minister also provides some... read on

Program 13: SA Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation (part 1)

The Hon. Grace Portolesi MP is South Australia’s Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation. Last year, Minister Portolesi released a five-year plan aimed at addressing the problem of “food security” on the APY Lands. The... read on

Program 12: New dental van and Anangu teeth

Dr Simon Wooley works as a dentist on the APY Lands. On today’s program, he talks about a new mobile dental van and how it will strengthen the way dental services are provided in Anangu... read on

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