Community Matters

Ballarat Regional Multicultural Council are keen to connect as actively as we can across media that suits all people. The new podcast is easy to access and free to listen to any time.

New Episodes

In celebration of International Women's Day, we are pleased to share conversations with two extraordinary women through our Community Matters Podcast, hosted by Bobby Mehta.

Episode 3: Rachel Muir
Rachel is a Proud Yorta Yorta Woman, born and raised on Wadawurrung land in Ballarat. She is the first female Aboriginal candidate to stand for election for the City of Ballarat in 2020. Rachel has contributed so much to the life of the community.


Episode 2: Yvon Davis
Yvon was a journalist with SBS for many years before taking on other various roles. A former City of Ballarat Multicultural Ambassador and current Intercultural Advisor. We are honoured to share an inspiring conversation of her life's journey.



Here is our first interview with Dr Sundram Sivamalai by Community Matters host, Bobby Mehta.

Episode 1: Health & Well-being During COVID-19
They focus on care, health and well-being in coronavirus times.


Community Matters EOI

BRMC is seeking expressions of interest for the Community Matters podcast series.