Episode 6.3: Greg Phillips (Pt. 1)

Friday, 16 February 2024 - 9:30am to 10:00am

 The COTI podcasts are sponsored by the Concrete Gang in cooperation with 3CR Community Radio. 
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 Content Warning: this episode contains some strong language.


 Our continuation of Series 6 features Part one of an interview with Greg Phillips, who got his start at the age of 17 in the mid-1970s when the industry, like him, was rough and ready. The first half on this interview features discussion of his memorable blues, run-ins with various bosses and parliamentarians at the time, industrial actions around improvements, and much more. 

Creatures of the Industry
Sunday 9:30am to 10:00am
A project by the Concrete Gang, recording the history of the building and construction industry in Melbourne since the 1960s, as remembered by those who built this city and helped establish the industrial landscape we work in today.


Ralph Edwards