Buddha & the Beard (2nd April 2020)

Name of show: 
Buddha and the Beard
Radio station: 

Angurugu Radio 102.9

Date of show: 
Thursday, 2 April, 2020
Hosts & guests: 

Lionel Jaragba, Hugh Bland, recordings from Judy Lalara, Sylvia Tkac, Amathea Mamarika


Topics discussed: the 14 day lockdowns on coming into NT and onto Groote. The Government's $750 payment to many people and support of workers. Bananas and soap prizes. What corona virus is, how it started, where it has traveled, how it has reached Australia, symptoms and effects on your body. International handling of coronavirus and research on vaccines. Taiwan's success. Spread in Australia and comparing to other countries; NT is safest has no cases caught locally. Restricting numbers of people gathering - "social distancing", in groups, visiting, at the supermarket. Anindilyakwa content - Lionel (Buddha) Jaragba speaks at various points, and from 1:32 Amathea Mamarika, Sylvia Tkac and Judy Lalara.

Date first filed: 
Thursday, 9 April, 2020