Podcast: An unlikely outback postie and some Generation Z White Cliffs opal hunters

Laura Carolina Corrigan
Tom Melville
By Laura Carolina Corrigan, and Tom Melville
Updated August 17 2021 - 11:22pm, first published August 4 2021 - 2:00pm

Despite the central role the bush plays in Australia's founding mythology, this country's history has really been urban in nature. So it's fascinating to watch as decades old trends in city-bound migration upended.


Laura Carolina Corrigan

Canberra Times producer with a background in news and podcasts.

Tom Melville

Tom Melville

Host, Voice of Real Australia

Originally from Canberra, Tom Melville worked for the BBC in the UK and as a freelancer in Tunisia before coming to ACM. He is the host of ACM's national podcast Voice of Real Australia.

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