A Key Assets podcast hosted by Denice and Derek Kickett discussing topics related to everything First Nations; keeping children and young people in out-of-home care safe and connected to their kin, country and culture.
Kickstarting the Yarn Podcast
Key Assets Australia is proudly launching its first ever podcast. Kickstarting The Yarn is a Key Assets podcast hosted by Denice and Derek Kickett discussing topics related to everything First Nations; keeping children and young people in out-of-home care safe and connected to their kin, country and culture.
The podcast officially launches during NAIDOC Week 2022; where it will go live on Spotify, our Key Assets website, PodBean and our Key Assets social media channels.
The pilot episode of the podcast will be staring a celebrity guest, who also featured in the celebrity jungle (#I'mACelebrityAU) with Derek Kickett, is an ambassador for Lifeline and is very interested in learning more about First Nations culture.
Season 1 comprises of 10 episodes, where Denice + Derek take the opportunity to interview our Cultural Practice Leads and State Directors across the country. We learn about what's happening in each state, hear the impact of the work these teams are doing and get to know our people on a more personal level.
Please take the time to follow our journey via the Instagram page @kickstartingtheyarn
We will continue to keep you posted following our NAIDOC Week Launch!
ABC Breakfast's Interview with Dylan Lewis
ABC Breakfast's Dylan Lewis never expected to meet a future mentor in Derek Kickett while competing on reality tv in the jungle.
For this year's Naidoc Week, Derek's partner Denice Kickett spoke with Dylan on ABC Breakfast's Radio about the launch of a new podcast tackling some of the big issues facing First-Nation Australians.