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196 - Bush Mechanics In Our Backyard
May 24, 2017 Steve Davis

This week, Steve and Nigel get into gear with the Bush Mechanics exhibition at the National Motor Museum, Birdwood. Senior Curator for the National Motor Museum, Mick Bolognese gives us a tour of the exhibits, the themes, the stories, and the culture, while the museum's Tinkerer In Residence, Mark Thompson, shares his perspective on our bush mechanic heroes from his perspective as Advanced Research Director of the Institute for Backyard Studies. This week, the SA Drink Of The Week is from Kersbrook Hill Wines News of a new mascot for the podcast: The Adelaide Snake Lizard. Nigel will try to stump us, virtually, with IS IT NEWS on the topic of bush travel. In 100 Weeks Ago we hear from Peter Boghossian, author of A Manual For Creating Atheists, with a snippet about what type of knowledge to trust. And in the musical pilgrimage ... our musical curator has gone into overdrive with a great selection from a band called Desert Flood (listen in to learn our poignant that choice is). And please consider becoming part of our podcast by joining our Inner Circle. It's an email list. Join it and you might get an email on a Sunday or Monday seeking question ideas, guest ideas and requests for other bits of feedback about YOUR podcast, The Adelaide Show. Email us directly and we'll add you to the list: podcast@theadelaideshow.com.au If you enjoy the show, please leave us a 5-star review in iTunes or other podcast sites, or buy some great merch from our Red Bubble store - The Adelaide Show Shop. We'd greatly appreciate it.

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