On ABC Classic FM Midday, Margaret Throsby interviews special guests who give extraordinary insights into their life and work, thoughts and feelings. Margaret's guest list reads like a who's who of Australia and the world, but also includes less well-known people with their own remarkable stories. It is Margaret's warmth and her deep engagement with people that make these ABC Classic FM Midday interviews a 'must subscribe' podcast.
June 4th, 2015
Episode 95 of 243 episodes
David Gonski is an Australian businessman and philanthropist, whose name shot to prominence in 2012 following the release of the Gillard Government's review into school funding. He has been described as one of the country's "best connected" businessmen, but is also known as one of its quietest. His book, I Gave a Gonski: Selected Speeches (Viking, 2015), sheds new light on his vision for Australian society.