Image credit: Karina Aedo-Aguilera and Ayan Shirwa, courtesy the facilitators.

Maximising Your Voice: Intro to Podcasting | Ahead of the Curve

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 12:00 am
Sun, 20 Feb 2022 12:00 am
Sun, 27 Feb 2022 12:00 am


Online via Zoom


FREE. Registration via Eventbrite required.
Donations are welcome, and will contribute to the development of programming for creatives of colour.


3CR radio broadcasters Ayan Shirwa and Karina Aedo-Aguilera will introduce you to the principles of podcasting and help you use your voice for maximum impact. As 3CR programmers, they will apply their station’s philosophy and ethos to demonstrate the importance of being you – with a bit of polish!

In this three-part online Podcasting Workshop, you will learn everything it takes to produce an impactful podcast. Hear from podcast whiz-kids Areej Nur and Nana Owusu as they share tips and tricks for delivering engaging content.

Additionally, facilitators will be offering in person and/or online one-on-one sessions to provide you with support for your own content and consolidate skills learnt in the workshops.

#1 Introduction to Podcasting
Sunday 13 February, 11am – 12pm

#2 Basics of Interviewing and Scripting
Sunday 20 February, 11am – 12.30pm

#3 Editing, Ethics and Hosting Sites
Sunday 27 February, 11am – 12.30pm

All workshops will happen online via Zoom.

Equipment you’ll need:
– Laptop
– Microphone
– Audacity software

If you need assistance accessing equipment, please contact Jessica Ibacache at

This workshop is for young and emerging artists of colour living around Melbourne.
Suitable for participants of all levels.

You can participate in the full workshop series or select which workshop you’d like to attend.
*To attend the full workshop series, please ensure to book a ticket for each of the three dates.

Presented as part of MAV’s Ahead of the Curve program.

Supported by The Victorian Department of Families, Fairness and Housing.