Beyond the Bars 2017

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - 12:30pm
Beyond the Bars 2017 - Photo by Kerri-Lee Harding
NAIDOC Week July 4-8, 2016

NAIDOC Week July 3-7, 2017

3CR proudly presents Beyond the Bars coming to you in NAIDOC Week 2017. Beyond the Bars is a unique and one of a kind radio project giving a voice to brothers and sisters on the inside from Victorian prisons and correctional centres. Tune in to hear the deadly solid sounds coming to you directly from behind the bars.


Monday 3 July, 11-2pm, Dame Phyllis Frost Centre
Tuesday 4 July, 11-2pm, Barwon Prison
Wednesday 5 July, 12-2pm, Fulham Correctional Centre, 2-4pm, Middleton Prison
Thursday 6 July, 12-3pm, Port Phillip Prison
Friday 7 July, 11-2pm, Marngoneet Correctional Centre

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 receives financial support from the Community Broadcasting Foundation, the Department of Justice and Regulation, and the City of Yarra.

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 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 2017 Financial Supporters

The Beyond the Bars 2017 double CD was launched on 2 November 2017. 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

1. Introduction and welcome 0.50

2. Bail Fails – Colleen and Kina 3.06

3. Our Languages Matter – DPFC women 6.16

4. Upon Release - Carmel 1.04

5. Possum Skin Cloak and Art – DPFC women 3.34

6. Family Life Pressures – Kina 4.11

7. Food and Canteen – DPFC women 2.14

8. DPFC Cheerios 6.36

9. NAIDOC – Alex 0.35

10. Art and Family – Ralph 5.11

11. Rap process – Alex 1.32

12. 'From the Prison to the Block' – Alex 0.55

13. Money & Work – Marksy and Alex 2.07

14. Turn Around – Ralph 1.27

15. Barwon Cheerios 2.57

16. Place of Peace – James 1.34

17. River Man – Josh 1.32

18. Home – James 3.04

19. Another Planet – Norm 1.05

20. Dreaming and Spirit – James 2.49

21. Middleton Cheerios 3.52  

 

CD 2

1. Brothers Inside – Bear and Brian 3.16

2. Yidaki– Brian and Nigel 1.43

3. Murumali Program – Brian 2.37

4. ‘A Beginning to the End’ – Sid 3.10

5. Words Come First – Sid 2.36

6. ‘Baby Baby’ – Bear and Kutcha 3.03

7. ‘Do They Talk to Me’ – Bear 2.47

8. Fulham Cheerios 4.13

9. Yidaki Farwell – Brian and Nigel 1.26   

10. NAIDOC – Toby, Lance, Raymond 1.22

11. T-shirt design – Rocky 4.45

12. Design process – Casey and Rocky 1.40

13. Harrow the Hip Hop Hustler – Adam 1.23

14. History at School – Lance 1.42

15. Poem – Raymond 0.54

16. Yidaki – Raymond 1.22

17. ‘Special Treatment’ – Brian and JB 2.35

18. PPP Cheerios 4.42  

19. NAIDOC T-shirt Design – Big Kev 1.16

20. Fitzroy Stars Memories – Robbie 1.15

21. Yidaki – Troy 1.07

22. Song Writing – Willo 2.09

23. ‘Rise Up’ – Willo 3.36

24. Glimmer of Hope – Willo 2.15

25. Marngoneet Cheerios 6.40

Thursday 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Beyond the Bars is a unique series of live prison radio broadcasts that give voice to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inmates in Victorian prisons. The broadcasts are presented by 3CR's First Nations broadcasters during NAIDOC* Week (July). Beyond the Bars began in 2002 and each year it features songs, stories, opinions and poems from the men and women inside, while also connecting them with culture and community. *National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee

Topic

Episodes

20 Years on the Inside

30 Aug 2021
A podcast series hosted by Vickie Roach and Kutcha Edwards reflecting on 20 years of the Beyond the Bars prison radio broadcasts.

Beyond the Bars 2021

10 Jun 2021
Despite the ongoing challenges of COVID-19 restrictions Beyond the Bars 2021 looks to broadcast from across six Victorian jails. Tune in 5-9 July to hear from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women on the inside.

Beyond the Bars 2020

24 Jun 2020
We didn't bring you our usual live prison broadcasts for Beyond the Bars in 2020 due to Covid-19 restrictions. BUT 3CR Indigenous broadcasters recorded messages, cheerios, poems, stories, raps and short interviews with some of the inmates over the phone at the Dame Phyllis Frost Centre, Loddon/Middleton Prison, Barwon Prison, Karreenga Annex and Fulham Correctional Centre.

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.