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in Conversation with Clayton

Is there an issue, news piece or story that has caught your attention? No matter where you are, grab yourself a cuppa and tune into in Conversation with Clayton, at the NEW time of 7pm-8pm every Sunday. 

You can also join in the conversation on our Facebook page...we'd love for you to share your thoughts with us and engage with the topics that are important in your world.

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Marylin Leermakers CEO and Founder of KIDS HOPE AUS - Sunday 4th October

Marylin has a background in teaching and community development and strongly believes in the KIDS HOPE AUS model of 1:1 caring relationships and the building of stronger communities through committed, sustainable partnerships. Hear her share her story with Clayton. 

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Chris Gardner - the man whose story is portrayed in "The Pursuit of Happyness" - Sunday 27th September

Chris Gardner has many roles in his life - entrepreneur, investor, stockbroker, motivational speaker, author, and philanthropist (just to name a few)!

He is also a single parent famously portrayed by Will Smith in the film version of his autobiography, The Pursuit of Happyness.

Tune in as he shares his incredible story about how he went from homelessness to millionaire. 

Margaret Loftus is a teacher, counsellor, speaker and author.

Her book Knowing Me Knowing Them is filled with practical tips to help you connect to your children and unlock your child's potential.

Tune in as Margaret also explains the nine different parenting styles! 

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Gillian Helfgott, wife of pianist David Helfgott - Sunday 20th September

David Helfgott is a critically acclaimed concert pianist, whose life is portrayed in the 1996 film "Shine".

Clayton chats with his wife Gillian, about what it's like living with her eccentric husband. Tune in to hear more about mental health and how she felt about Geoffrey Rush playing David in the film.

Andrew Swallow - Footy Faith & Life. For many Victorians, AFL is a religion, the footy stadium is their place of worship and the players are literally their gods.

But North Melbourne Captain, Andrew Swallow is different, as it's his Christian faith and prayer life every day which keeps him grounded and gives him his identity. 

Refugee escape story and famous Aussie surgeon, Dr Munjed Al Muderis - Sunday 13th September

Dr Munjed Al Muderis fled Iraq and made the dangerous journey to Australia as a refugee in search of a better life. Hear how he disobeyed a direct order from Saddam Hussein. 

French-American tennis player Mary Pierce has won four Grand Slam titles, including the Australian Open in 1995. Tune in as she also delves into her life off the court and how turning to Christianity changed her life forever. 

Courageous & inspirational Joni Eareckson Tada, painter, speaker and author to millions - Sunday 6th September

Courageous & Inspirational Joni Eareckson Tada, painter, speaker and author to millions, at 17 she dived into shallow water severing her spinal cord...hear her amazing journey 


Somalian Refugee, Abdi Aden, shares his story of survival - Sunday 30th August

Somalian Refugee, Abdi Aden, author of Shining: The Story of a Lucky Man

Best of the best, Jim Davis, Creator of Garfield (Clayton's favourite cat)!

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Founder of the Babes Project, Helen Parker - Sunday 23rd August

Helen Parker, founder of The Babes Project, helping women with unexpected pregnancies

Bruce Parker's son was a prominant Australian Mountaineer until he unexpectedly died

Winter Olympian, World Champion, Politician and Mum, Kirstie Marshall, in a 2 part Best of the Best


Australia's first interactive online church - Sunday 16th August

Steve Fogg, creator of Australia's first interactive online church

Dave Toycen was responsible for making the 40 Hour Famine big in Australia

Dr Andrew Thomas, pioneering Australian astronaut with over 177 days in space

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Singer-Songwriter, Paulini - Sunday 9th August

Australian Idol, singer-songwriter, Paulini shares her story.

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Michael "Dan" Mori, David Hicks lawyer - Sunday 2nd August

Michael "Dan" Mori was a military lawyer for 28 years which included defending David Hicks. He now works for Shine Lawyers as a Social Justice Consultant.