Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen
Alternative Frequencies
Check out the online media archive

MP Calls For More Inclusive Anti-Bullying Campaign

Tuesday 17th March / presented by Em Burrows

It’s been a controversial week for WA MP Peter Abetz.

Last week the former pastor said in a speech to his Liberal Party colleagues at Parliament House that a State Government funded anti-bullying program run by Safer Schools Coalition Australia was “little more than a gay, lesbian, transgender lifestyle promotion program” trying to “normalize” a LGBT “agenda”.

The comments sparked an angry reaction and yesterday we spoke to Sally Richardson from the Safer Schools Coalition for her response.
Today the man at the centre of the controversy, Mr Peter Abetz joined us to perhaps clarify his thought about the program and discuss the reaction his comments have sparked among the wider community

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

Lorne Vincent Gets Emotional

Monday 19th November

Lorne Vincent Gets Emotional

Lorne Vincent, the solo project of Perth songwriter Matt Burke who dropped by RTRFM studio to […]

Cycling more than a lyrcra-wearing culture

Monday 19th November

Cycling more than a lyrcra-wearing culture

Cycling is often seen as a form of transport only for the lycra wearing, athletic types […]

Taking Care of Business: using social media influencers effectively

Monday 19th November

Taking Care of Business: using social media influencers effectively

Using an influencer can get your business name out to a lot more people.  You’re using […]

PREMIERE: Mark McGlue meets us in the meadow

Monday 19th November

PREMIERE: Mark McGlue meets us in the meadow

Just what we require on a Monday morning, light, sweet new music. This week we’re premiering […]

Movie Squad: WAJIB & Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Crimes of Grindelwald

Friday 16th November

Movie Squad: WAJIB & Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Crimes of Grindelwald

The Movie Squad takes a different form this episode with siren-of-cinema Janice Lorek joining resident film-fanatic […]

Identity Crisis in a Kebab

Friday 16th November

Identity Crisis in a Kebab

Since the release of their 2017 debut album ‘Caboose‘, Perth four piece The Reductors have been […]

Tim Ferguson is an allstar

Friday 16th November

Tim Ferguson is an allstar

Australian comedy icon Tim Ferguson is returning to Perth for a weekend of comedy writing masterclasses. Fresh off […]

Friday Mix: Pete and Cooper

Friday 16th November

Friday Mix: Pete and Cooper

This weeks Friday Mix brings in the final of our Many Styles guest selectors. Pete and Cooper from Homopolitan and House of […]