Wide Open Air Exchange

A program for lifelong learners seeking to expand their general knowledge, the Wide Open Air Exchange is a place to meet people with fascinating vocations, interesting expertise and special interests.

Hosted by Christine Gallagher.

Broadcasting on 2SER on Mondays at 6.30pm AEDT and Saturdays at 10.30am and available to subscribe by podcast.

To comment on an episode, or otherwise connect, you’re welcome to join our intimate Discord group for the Wide Open Air Exchange.

Or get in touch by email: wideopenairexchange@gmail.com 


High School Careers Advisor Jenine Smith

Jenine Smith shares insights from her vocation as a careers adviser, assisting high school students with understanding their skills, abilities and interests and with identifying post-school learning and vocational opportunities. Jenine is President of the Careers Advisers Association of NSW & ACT. Read More

Yolngu musical artist Yirrmal

Yirrmal joined us via a studio in Yirrkala in North East Arnhem Land to discuss his music, culture, and community connections and his experience developing his song writing as a new generation artist.  Read More

Papyrology, Dr Rachel Yuen-Collingridge

Dr Rachel Yuen-Collingridge shares insights from her studies of papyrology including ideas about cultural receptions to new forms of knowledge communication technology in antiquity and thoughts on ethical approaches to studying Ancient History. Rachel is an associate lecturer with the Department of History and Archaeology at Macquarie University. Read More