Beyond the Bars 2016

Friday, 8 July 2016 - 3:15pm
Beyond the Bars 2016

 

NAIDOC Week July 4-8, 2016

Beyond the Bars connects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander prisoners to the wider community and is a unique radio event that gives voice to the experience of inmates in Victorian prisons. Beyond the Bars is held during NAIDOC week and features daily broadcasts from the Aboriginal men and women inside Victoria’s prisons.

Beyond the Bars receives financial support from the Community Broadcasting Foundation, the Koori Justice Unit and Corrections Victoria at the Department of Justice, and the City of Yarra.

BEYOND THE BARS 2016

Mon 4 July 11am-2pm – Dame Phyllis Frost Centre (Deer Park) Live Broadcast
Tue 5 July 11am-2pm – Barwon Prison (Lara, near Geelong) Live Broadcast
Wed 6 July 12-2pm – Fulham Corrections Centre (Sale, Gippsland) Prerecord
Wed 6 July 2-4pm – Loddon Prison (Chewton, near Castlemaine) Prerecord Broadcast
Thu 7 July 12-3pm – Port Phillip Prison (Laverton) Live Broadcast
Fri 8 July 11am-2pm – Marngoneet Correction Centre (Lara, near Geelong) Live Broadcast

A highlights double CD of the Beyond the Bars broadcasts was produced in 2016, and launched on 14 December 2016. To obtain your free copy of the double CD, drop in to the station, or email your request to projects@3cr.org.au

You can listen to the double CD below.

CD 1

01 Women's welcome - Shantel and Glenda 0.24

02 As a mob - Jennifer 1.01

03 'United' - Chloe 0.36

04 Life with drugs - Tamara and Nikki 2.30

05 The problem with ice - Glenda 0.51

06 'Strong and tall' - Shantel 0.47

07 Mural painting - Carly and Jennifer 0.58

08 DPFC cheerios 5.13

09 Messages from the women #1 0.25

10 Talking politics - Barwon men 1.51

11 Smoking ban - Barwon men 7.32

12 Peer listener - Barwon men 4.19

13 Deadly rap words - Barwon men 1.30

14 Programs on the inside - Eric and Rob 4.20

15 Mentors and decisions - Barwon men 6.04

16 Exit plan and parole - Barwon men 7.59

17 Finding yourself - Barwon men 5.25

18 Strategic scrabble - Barwon men 1.17

19 Barwon cheerios 3.36

20 Messages from the women #2 0.34

21 Dancing in China - Didge 2.06

22 Not the place to be - Yorta 0.46

23 'Breath of Life' - Trav 3.22

24 Avoiding drugs - Lucas and Trav 4.05

25 Fulhman cheerios 8.52

 

CD 2

01 Messages from the women #3 0.38

02 Jail and post-release - Bomber 1.23

03 Childhood and foster care - Stevie 2.05

04 Moonahcullah mission - Joel 1.54

05 Connected tribal brothers - Bomber and Dua 2.13

06 Getting out, breaking the cycle - Bomber 3.16

07 Loddon cheerios 1.53

08 Messages from the women #4 0.25

09 NAIDOC, a natural high - Rob 7.08

10 'How far is heaven?' - Sonny 1.48

11 Dancing culture, Coomealla mission - Raymond 4.01

12 'Bottle comes around' - Sonny 1.46

13 PPP cheerios 2.42

14 Messages from the women #5 0.21

15 Travelling - Lance 4.15

16 Learning language - Greg 3.56

17 'Prison yards' - Clancy 2.32

18 Losing family - Deeda 6.58

19 Down the mines - Trevor 4.44

20 Marngoneet cheerios 3.47

21 'We thank you. Tribute to 3CR' - everyone! 5.12

 

 

CD launch invitation

Friday 11:00am to 2:00pm
Each year during NAIDOC Week 3CR presents Beyond the Bars - live prison radio shows featuring the stories, poems, songs and opinions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women in the Victorian prison system.

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Episodes

Beyond the Bars 2019

25 Jun 2019
Giving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inmates a voice during NAIDOC Week with live radio from the inside.

Beyond the Bars 2018

26 Jun 2018
Proudly celebrating 17 years on the airwaves – Beyond the Bars is Australia’s only live prison radio broadcast giving a voice to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inmates.

Beyond the Bars 2017

28 Jun 2017
Giving a voice to the brothers and sisters on the inside during NAIDOC Week 3-7 July 2017.

Beyond the Bars 2016

8 Jul 2016
Celebrating 15 years on air, Beyond the Bars 2016 features the stories and insights from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women in six Victorian jails.