Kids Love Balloons – Episode 12: Rowan Kennan

Rowan’s an awesome mate. I don’t know many people with whom I can truly honestly discuss emotions, hopes, dreams, doubts & ambitions to the extent we can. Like many of us, Rowan’s searching for the best way to use his natural gifts, to achieve professional & creative “success”, to make …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 10: Andrew Griffiths

Earlier this year I was filling in as breakfast co-host on 99.5 Sea FM. The show had organised an interview with local author & presenter Andrew Griffiths, spruiking the upcoming TEDx event at James Cook University. His topic: Imagine if we were 33 percent less angry. Immediately after that chat, …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 9: Paige Cardona

Within the realm of being a sports fan, there are levels of mania. From watching on TV, joining a tipping competition, going to games, travelling interstate to games… Paige Cardona runs her own fantasy AFL site and spends all season attending junior & state matches profiling potential draftees. She’s all …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 8: Nick Wray

Nick Wray. The chubby, burger-flipping school kid from Dubbo who became a Cleo Bachelor and Buzzfeed worker. The man, the myth, the legend! We discuss growing up and developing a career whilst still allowing yourself to have fun, making time for your hobbies and not disposing the things which made …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 7: Danny McGinlay

I’m surprised at how much I find in common with Danny McGinlay. The son of a Scotsman who married a Ukrainian and ended up writing the banners full time for an Australian Rules football side. A stand up comedian by trade, Danny opens up on many of his passions in …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 6: Steve Bobs

Steve Bobs is many things: a life coach, a martial arts instructor, a passionate man who gets the most out of himself and aims to help others get the best out of themselves. I met Steve in Cairns last year and watched him provide great inspiration to many people, including …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 4: Jordan Peters

Jordan Peters is a man who willingly engages youthful enthusiasm in most of his actions. Currently teaching radio students, he’s preparing for his next travel adventure, the thing that makes him most happy. Join Jordan & The Song Nerd in Kids Love Balloons – Episode 4 as they share experiences …

Kids Love Balloons – Episode 3: Scott Jolley

Scott Jolley is a professional guitarist. By day, a teacher of youth, by night in original & covers bands, occasionally dressed as a phosphorescent jellyfish. Really. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Phantom-Panda-Power-Wizard-Master-Smasher/116384545040943 He has taken what he loves the most and found a way to use it to earn his bread & butter. The road …