Transcripts by The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

Interview with Pacific Beat, Radio Australia

REPORTER: For over 25 years Melbourne youth and street worker Les Twentyman’s been dealing with those people society ignores: the homeless, the addicted and the mentally ill. But in recent years that’s meant dealing more and more with those people… Continue reading

Vinnies CEO Sleepout; Homelessness

E&OE TRANSCRIPT FRAN KELLY:  It’s 24 minutes to seven on Breakfast.  First, though, more than 1,000 business and community leaders will trade the boardroom for a sleeping bag and a few sheets of cardboard tonight when they sleep rough to help… Continue reading

CEO Sleepout, Homelessness

ASHLEIGH GILLON:  Tonight some of the most important and influential people in the country will get a taste of what it’s like to sleep on the streets.  Business leaders, politicians and community leaders will be roughing it tonight for the… Continue reading