WANTED: Some decent conversation about sheds, tools, projects, life stories, fishing and more

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FOUND: The Shed Wireless podcast, easy listening for Shedders

The Shed Wireless is hosted by John Paul Young and is now in its third series.

The podcast is produced by the Australian Men’s Shed Association.

Learn about spiral cutters

 

In Episode 2 (season 3) April 2021, we discuss spiral cutters in our new segment On the tools.

These machines are growing in popularity and can help you avoid a ‘cranky grain’ in your timber.

‘I’m just glad to be alive,’ reveals special guest Jack Thompson

JPY chatted with screen legend Jack Thompson for this episode of  The Shed Wireless.

He’s now 80 years old and has dialysis several times a week. This was Jack’s first ever podcast interview.

Their conversation about getting older is honest and at times delightfully poetic.

Photo by Peter Brew-Bevan

When pain management becomes a big issue

Do you suffer from ongoing pain?

In this episode we talk about pain management and opioid pain medications.

Many Australians have been prescribed these types of medications for a long period of time — but recent regulatory changes mean the rules have changed. There are now smaller pack sizes, for starters.

And your doctor now may recommend something else for your ongoing or chronic pain.

In Ask the Doc we find out why these changes have been made and ask ‘what now?’ for people who are impacted.

This episode of the podcast features the first of 3 interviews on this important topic.

Shed in the Spotlight has own vehicle hoist

Huonville Men’s Shed in Tasmania is both a men’s and women’s shed.

There’s one project in particular described by Shed President Andrew Simmons you might find amusing.

Huonville Shed President Andrew Simmons is being interviewed by John Paul Young for The Shed Wireless

Whether you’re a Men’s Shed member or a home Shedder, the podcast is designed for you so make sure you have a listen!

Just search for ‘The Shed Wireless’ on any podcast platform such as Apple, Google, Spotify and others.

If you’re new to podcasts, you can simply click the play button below to start listening straight away.

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