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Coffee Chats with Matt Collins

Feb 25, 2023

Luke (aka Kora Kurvacious) is one of Australia's prominent drag queens.

But regardless of her talent, she is still victim of bullying and is concerned for her safety when she is out at night.

In their chat, Kora and Matt discuss sexuality, bullying, the dark past of Sydney's Mardi Gras, and the unusually long time...

Apr 4, 2022

Like so many other students, Monique Juratovac was not a fan of high school and she left to begin a hairdressing apprenticeship.

But once she completed the trade, she realised hairdressing was not her true calling.

But what she wanted to do next was not encouraged by her father.

She wanted to become a...

Feb 20, 2021

Dexter Kruger is Australia's oldest man, but to talk to him you wouldn't know it. The vibrant, hard-working and sometimes cheeky 111-year-old has a zest for life not seen in some people half his age. In their chat, Dexter shares with Matt how he met his beautiful wife, why he never officially retired and his...

Jun 22, 2020

Corey Tutt was the 2020 NSW Young Australian of the Year. When you find out about his life, you see why he was so very deserving. Corey's father left when he was only two after a history of violence within the family. He is one of those rare 20-somethings who puts others needs ahead of his own. He works two jobs to...

Jun 14, 2020

Imagine watching in horror as a truck travelling 40km/h over the speed limit hit and killed your partner.

That's exactly what Colin Caudell lived through when his wife, and the mother of his two sons, Suzanne was killed while working at his side as a traffic controller on the Bruce Highway.

In his book, Pick myself up,...