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Monthly Archives: June 2019

WIN Entertainment Centre, A Community Hub For All

WIN Entertainment Centre in the heart of Wollongong offers a range in sporting events, attractions, concerts and even accomodation. As the community hub approaches it’s 21st birthday, Marc Swan, Venue General Manager at WIN Entertainment Centre joined Evenings with Brooke to chat about what we

Keeping It Local This Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered… Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow Merrigong Theatre Company, 14-15 June 2019 You’re in for a guaranteed belly laugh with this fantastic line-up of Ben Knight, Blake Freeman, Cal Wilson, Lloyd Langford and MC’d by

Makatak Albion Park Celebrates 50 years of Giving

It’s the golden anniversary for local children’s charity “Makatak” in Albion Park this month. But what do the letters M-A-K-A-T-A-K stand for? “Many A Kangaroo And Tribesmen Assist Kids” explains Albion Park member Ian Henstock. The “tribesmen”, a group of a dozen everyday volunteering Albion

Inspiring Students with Science and Engineering

Science and engineering has been inspiring and entertaining over 200 students in Muswellbrook this week. Being described as the discovery days, students are wiring virtual cities, designing suspension buggies and constructing catapult.  Muswellbrook Rotary Club organiser, Phil Lawler, says both events are significant in the

The Upper Hunter’s Own Scottish Shindig

The Aberdeen Highland Games 6thJuly 2019 Aberdeen, NSW Why not spend a Saturday at the biggest Scottish party that New South Wales has to offer.  On July 6th, Aberdeen will be strewn with punters excited for some Highland and Country Dancing, the parade of bands and

The 2RS Rap Battle Saga

On 2RS this week – all eyes and ears have been on this afternoons rap battle between our Breakfast and Drive teams. If you want to know who won! Or even if you forgot how we even got to this point – this little podcast

Illawarra Local Scores First World Cup Goal In Win Over Brazil

Illawarra local Caitlin Foord has scored her first world cup goal to help the Matildas stage a 3-2 comeback against Brazil at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.  The Matildas were down 2-0 just before half time when Caitlin slotted a cross into the back of the net during the first half

The Truth Behind Tasmanian’s Having Two Heads

It’s a school yard joke “Oh you’re from Tasmania? Where’s the scar from your second head?” The joke has been around for so long that we’ve forgotten where it originated. But nuclear medicine professor Paul Ac Richards might have a plausible explanation. “Tasmania is mildly