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Child In Time - Growing up in the 1960s!

It is about growing up in the 1960s in Australia. It is part history and part memories, personal experience and more!

Recent Episodes

Feb. 13, 2023

Childhood Fears

From monsters under the bed to being threatened with being sent to the bad boys' home, to the closest we have come to nuclear armageddon in history, come back to the 60s and don't be scared....... BOO! Thanks for listening! …

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Dec. 22, 2022

Questions and Answers

As promised, this last episode for 2022 is a Q and A about the series. We are back in 2023 with all new episodes about growing up in the 1960s! My special thanks to brother Brett for his input and …

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Dec. 15, 2022

Welcome to the weekend!

Travel back to the 1960s for Saturday sport, the connection between visiting elderly relatives and gladiator films, the fine art of model plane assembly, and the horror film- cracker biscuit confusion. Plus toasted sandwiches...

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Dec. 8, 2022

Tales From The Playground!

In this playground episode, we learn about gang culture among 6-year-olds, marbles, the gentle game of British Bulldog and why you should not wander through a game of soccer unless you are playing. (Sorry for the sound of the...

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Dec. 1, 2022

Call me!

This time we are looking at telephones in the 60s. Phone booths, how to call without using money and phoneless neighbours are discussed, and the host explains how getting the phone on meant he was subject to being pursued by …

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Nov. 23, 2022

On The Road!

This time it's about getting around in the 60s. Cars, bikes, buses, ferries, and next to nothing about trains, as the host did not live anywhere near a train station. To finish, we hear the road-crossing safety story of the …

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