Kinderling Conversation

Essential advice on parenting and children, followed by a guided meditation. Weekdays at 12pm.

It takes a village to raise a child - welcome to ours! Join host and mum-of-two Shevonne Hunt for friendly advice, interviews and insightful tips. 

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Catch up on the latest episodes

Fri 8 December 2017

36 mins
Featured the following interviews

The best books to read your kids this Christmas!

Sally Zwartz is a children’s book advocate with a passion for finding the most entertaining and beautifully illustrated books for kids. She tells us her favourites for this Christmas holiday…
7 mins

Why the performing arts are as important as maths and reading

Bellevue Hill Public school in Sydney has an incredible performing arts program. Every second year they put on a musical, and every other year an art show. Assistant Principal Lisa
14 mins

How to incorporate STEM into kids' play

Science, technology, engineering and maths are all the rage now, but when can you start introducing them as part of your child's education? Jonathan Shearer, STEM educator for Museums…
14 mins

Thu 7 December 2017

41 mins
Featured the following interviews

Robin Barker on anti-vaxxers

In developing countries, parents flock for the opportunity to vaccinate their children against deadly diseases. In the developed world, some parents are feeling unsure about vaccinations, while others are actively…
12 mins

How do you “do” pocket money?

Is pocket money a good thing for kids or not Dr Justin Coulson, parenting author and father of 6, takes us through how to do pocket money well. Justin…
12 mins

A new Kinderling podcast just for kids (and in time for the summer holidays!!)

The Beanies are a trio of performers who have created an amazing new 10-part podcast for children called Imagination Station. Laura and Michael talk about what you can expect from…
15 mins

Wed 6 December 2017

31 mins
Featured the following interviews

Meet Pikelet: the rescue pooch helping save dogs on death row

Famous people don’t always devote their time and efforts to helping those in less fortunate positions Instafamous Pikelet broke the mould. Pikelet and his owner Calley Gibson came in to…
14 mins

Kids' Health Summer Series: Essential sun safety for the whole family

Sarah Hunstead from CPR Kids drops in to remind us of all the important sun safety tips this summer To listen to other interviews from the Kids' Summer Health Series
15 mins

Tue 5 December 2017

40 mins
Featured the following interviews

How complementary co-parenting makes everyone happier

Lucy Good is a single Mum and founder of Beanstalk; a website supporting single Mums She has an idea about how co-parenting can work really well, and it doesn’t require…
18 mins

Wellness After, And During Cancer: support for the whole family

Looking after kids is tough enough when everyone's healthy and strong. When illness is added to the mix, it's a whole other story Dr Elysia Thornton-Benko has opened…
20 mins

Mon 4 December 2017

40 mins
Featured the following interviews

Kinderling Helpline: fussy eaters, attention-seeking toddlers and kids who won’t stay in bed

Babies and small children can be challenging, which is where Mothercraft Nurse Chris Minogue comes into the picture On the show today Chris addresses questions like how to keep a…
18 mins

December bedlam: Staying calm this season

December can be a hectic time; lots of family events, catching up with friends, and the unwrapping of presents It’s enough to send any parent into melt down. Mindfulness coach…
20 mins

Fri 1 December 2017

29 mins
Featured the following interviews

Listen to 12-year-old rising star Eloise Joo on Kinderling Conversation

Eloise Joo is 12 years old, and has already written three original songs. She chats about what inspires her to write and perform, and plays us something too For more…
7 mins

What a parenting “village” would really look like

Everyone knows it takes a village to raise a child, but when you really need help you might find yourself alone. Alice Duff, founder of Born by One,  has…
19 mins