This morning on ABC Radio National, Geraldine Doogue's Saturday Extra featured a fascinating panel discussion about what became Radio Australia - which recently celebrated its 80th birthday.
Photo by Mary Anne Waldren.
The panel includes:
Jemima Garrett, journalist and co-founder of Supporters of Australian Broadcasting in Asia and the Pacific
Ian McIntosh, veteran broadcast journalist, news executive and media consultant
David Hua, head of International Strategy at the ABC
Herve Lemahieu, Director of the Asian Power and Diplomacy Programme, Lowy Institute.
Kean Wong, Journalist and author (calling in from Malaysia)
You can listen here.