Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Listen To Older Voices: Rod Young - Part 2

Collapse
X
Collapse
  •  

  • Listen To Older Voices: Rod Young - Part 2

    Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

    Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.


    This is the second and final part of the Life and Times of Rod Young. Born in 1938 Rod grew up during the second world war and this seemed to instil in him a belief that hard work was the way to a successful life, but not just working hard, but smart. We learn about his marriage to Helen and their move to WA where he became a state and later federal swimming referee. We also learn about how he became a member on a variety of state boards.

    Rodís life is packed with action, and he gains his pilot's license and takes up a job in Burma, which in itself is a fascinating story. The stories come thick and fast and Rod delivers them with humour and in a totally fascinating manner.



    Previous LTOV Programs can be accessed clicking on this icon -

    To access Wesley Mission on Facebook, click the icon -

    [This program is funded from the Commonwealth & State Governments Home and Community Care (HACC) Program]
      Posting comments is disabled.

    Categories

    Collapse

    article_tags

    Collapse

    Latest Articles

    Collapse

    • Listen To Older Voices: Max Borchardt - Part 2
      by Rob Greaves
      Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

      Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.
      ...
      26 March 2017, 07:16 AM
    • Listen To Older Voices: Max Borchardt - Part 1
      by Rob Greaves
      Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

      Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.
      ...
      19 March 2017, 07:48 AM
    • Listen To Older Voices: Phil Manning - Part 3
      by Rob Greaves
      Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

      Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.


      ...
      11 March 2017, 02:27 PM
    • Listen To Older Voices: Phil Manning - Part 2
      by Rob Greaves
      Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

      Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.
      ...
      4 March 2017, 04:13 PM
    • Listen To Older Voices: Phil Manning- Part 1
      by Rob Greaves
      Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

      Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.
      ...
      26 February 2017, 07:02 AM
    • Listen To Older Voices: Letti Bartlett
      by Rob Greaves
      Welcome to Listen To Older Voices, a program produced by Rob Greaves for Wesley Mission Victoria and podcast through the Toorak Times.

      Listen To Older Voices presents the stories, views and opinions of our older citizens. It is predominantly in a life & times format, with interviewees reflecting upon their lives from earliest memories. An underlying principal of the program is to promote the concept of positive ageing, reinforcing the principle that older people have & continue to make a valuable contribution to both their local & wider community.
      ...
      19 February 2017, 08:32 AM
    Working...
    X