Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen

Breaking the Silence: Dr Alison Holland

Monday 16th December / presented by Danae Gibson

Breaking the Silence recovers the conflicted politics of Aboriginal affairs in the first decades of the twentieth century. From 1905, when the report of the controversial Roth Royal Commission in Western Australia was made known to the public, to the eve of World War II, the condition, status and treatment of Aboriginal Australians were leading social questions that generated much discontent and underscored the awakening of a national conscience. Styled the 'new public', defenders lobbied governments to develop policies to ensure viable Aboriginal futures. Dr Alison Holland explained to RTRFM's Danae Gibson.

Tags In This Story

All live musical performances are included in our podcasts with the express permission of artists, who reserve all other rights in their music. All music used in our podcasts is licensed under an APRA Community Broadcasting license agreement.

Latest Stories

Tales from This Way North

Tuesday 26th May

Tales from This Way North

Melbourne duo This Way North traded in for life on the road a few years back […]

Teen Angst serve up a double single

Tuesday 26th May

Teen Angst serve up a double single

Local lo-fi introverted pop rockers Teen Angst have been delivering relatable, catchy, quirky tracks for years. Their latest […]

SPORTS: Episode 14

Tuesday 26th May

SPORTS: Episode 14

Andrew Murdoch is back on Breakfast with Teri, giving us the latest on AFL fixtures, India coming to Aus for Cricket, […]

Good News with Josh Sunderland

Tuesday 26th May

Good News with Josh Sunderland

“Good news is rare these days, and every glittering ounce of it should be cherished and […]

Scribblers Festival

Monday 25th May

Scribblers Festival

This month, Scribblers Festival is joining up with CBH Group to present ‘Connecting Through Creativity’, an initiative […]

Letters to Our Home

Monday 25th May

Letters to Our Home

Earlier this year, you might remember we caught up with Elio Novello from the Perth Poetry […]

WA Opera presents Singing for Children

Monday 25th May

WA Opera presents Singing for Children

As part of their Ghostlight initiative, the WA Opera recently launched free virtual singing lessons for kids aged […]

Humankind Film Festival

Monday 25th May

Humankind Film Festival

Normally based in Melbourne, this year folks from all across the country had the opportunity to […]