Have you even thought about starting a podcast?

Podcasts have become on of the most accessed to forms of media with millions of downloads every day. Podcasts are a great way to share your knowledge on a topic you are passionate about or to interview people who interest you. Podcasts can be made easily from home with some basic equipment and knowledge. Join us to find out more about this exciting medium and to find out how you can make your very own podcast.

If you have ever wanted to learn about podcasting come along to this event at the Local Learning Hub at the Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre.


  • What is a Podcast?
  • Why should you Podcast?
  • Different types of Podcasts
  • Equipment required
  • How to find your target audience 
  • How to keep people entertained
  • Building an audience

Where: Hervey Bay Community Centre, 22 Charles Street, Pialba

When: Thursday 28th January 2021, 6pm - 7.30pm

Cost: $5 per person (includes tea and coffee)

Bookings: Please book as soon as possible as numbers are limited. Bookings are essential.

This event is part of the HBNC’s new Local Learning Hub, a series of courses and workshops aimed at introducing Fraser Coast residents to new ideas, skills and friends.

About your instructor:

Mak McKenna has close to 20 years experience in radio broadcasting and production, and is currently teaching at the number one radio School in Australia, ‘AFTRS’ in Sydney. You may also know Mak from is time on local Sea Fm & Hit 101.9 radio Fraser Coast. Mak brings a wealth of knowledge to share.

More Information:

Q - what do I need to bring?

A – No need to bring anything, just come ready to learn about podcasting and meet some like-minded people.

Q – What if I can’t attend or need to cancel?

A – If you cannot attend please let the Learning Hub know by calling 41943000 or emailing [email protected]

Q – Is this event Covid Safe?

A - Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre adheres to strict COVID safe practices. We ask that all attendees practice social distancing and stay home if unwell.

All attendees for events of the Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre must adhere to the following practices:

  • Stay at home if unwell or have a cough, fever, sore throat, fatigue or shortness of breath.
  • Seek assistance if becoming unwell during the event (locate security, event officials or first aid)
  • Maintaining physical distancing requirements is the individuals' responsibility

Thank you for your interest in this event.

Apologies, this event is now at capacity and tickets have been sold out.

We would love to see you at one of out other events, to find out what else is on at the Local Learning Hub events and workshops please visit our webpage.

If you would like to join the waiting list or be notified if this particular event is being run again please email us at [email protected]