Auslan Accessible Podcasts
Coronacast - ABC Radio
Since the ABC Radio started broadcasting updates about the coronavirus, Chevoy Sweeney has been translating these podcasts. You can view the podcasts on Sweeney Interpreting’s Facebook page.
Several Auslan video examples:
You Little Ripper - Tokyo Paralympics - ABC Radio
The most accessible podcast in Australian sports is here!
Each episode of ABC Listen’s newest podcast You Little Ripper is being translated into Auslan on the ABC Australia YouTube channel.
Hosted by Australian Paralympic legend Kurt Fearnley and ABC Sport reporter Georgie Tunny, You Little Ripper is your daily dose of the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.
You can also view the podcasts on Sweeney Interpreting’s Facebook page.
You Little Ripper! Podcasts (Auslan videos)
Madison de Rozario is Australia’s first woman to win a Paralympic marathon. She spoke with Kurt & Georgie just moments after the medal ceremony about her race. They also spoke with Curtis McGrath about his phenomenal performances to bring home gold in the Men’s VL3 & Men’s KL2. And Boccia legend Daniel Michel shares his joy at claiming Australia’s first Bronze medal in 25 years.
Dylan Alcott adds Paralympic gold to the Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon titles he’s already won this year. He joins Kurt & Georgie to discuss what the Paralympics mean to him. Then we catch up with Carol Cooke from her hospital bed in Japan. She explains what happened in the moments after her crash in the Women’s road race T1-2.
The Aussie Belles hadn’t won at the Paralympics for 25 years until they arrived in Tokyo. They took down Canada and ROC before going down to reigning Paralympic gold medallists Turkey. Jenny Blow & Meica Christensen catch up with Kurt & Georgie and explain that their stellar performance has been building for years.