My South Australian Life

Jul 2, 2021
My South Australian Life

‘You get back what you put into life’

From starting iconic South Australian franchise Fasta Pasta in a CBD basement, to bush bashing for sick kids, George Belperio is on a wild ride.

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Jun 4, 2021
My South Australian Life

‘Looking after people comes so naturally to me’

Sharon Romeo is the face you want greeting you when you walk through the door for dinner. The award-winning maitre d' and manager sure knows how to look after a guest - and break up a restaurant brawl too.

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Apr 30, 2021
My South Australian Life

‘The reality is, we’ve created a lot of millionaires.’

Grant Wilckens was an instrumental part of the reinvigoration of holiday parks around Australia, from a cottage industry to one worth several billion dollars. The Discovery Parks CEO led the charge from right here in Adelaide.

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Apr 23, 2021
My South Australian Life

‘I feel strongly about giving a voice to the voiceless’

Sharon Mascall-Dare counts herself privileged for being a set of ears to exciting, interesting and often harrowing tales from all around the world. The award-winning journalist joined the Australian Army aged 42 and has been tirelessly providing an avenue for those in the military to tell their stories ever since.

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Mar 19, 2021
My South Australian Life

“There is amazing strength within the family”

Barbara Knoll’s days are surrounded by her German culture, working behind the counter at Barossa Fine Foods, which she started with her husband Franz three decades ago. But there was a time she felt she’d lost the connection to her heritage, before a powerful resurgence.

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Mar 12, 2021
My South Australian Life

“I never lost faith in that dream”

As the AFL season kicks off for another year, we speak to Port rising star Zak Butters about his personal battles, his road to success and his burning desire to win.

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Feb 12, 2021
My South Australian Life

“I am an incurable romantic”

To celebrate Valentine's Day we speak to Mills & Boon novelist Susanne Panagaris about life, romance and her famous guitar-playing daughter Orianthi.

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Jan 22, 2021
My South Australian Life

“He played the game with great spirit”

With the cricket season in full swing we speak to former Aussie player Wayne “Flipper” Phillips about Hookesy, life, loss, team spirit and the joy of being a grandfather.

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Jan 15, 2021
My South Australian Life

“You always come to crossroads in life”

Luthier Jim Redgate often finds himself torn between his workshop and the call of the ocean. When he’s not building guitars or kitesurfing, he might be found snowboarding, playing gigs, fixing up up his old Holden EH, beekeeping or making wine.

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Dec 18, 2020
My South Australian Life

“In most pursuits, talent will only get you so far”

Growing up in the country, Catherine Branson developed early on the resilience necessary for a high-flying career. The Chancellor of the University of Adelaide and inaugural chair of a new ASO project highlighting female composers says she also took it for granted that “generally speaking, if a boy can do it, a girl can do it also”.

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