paul-makin today tonightThis week we get personal with Paul Makin, a cameraman turned journalist turned cameraman.

Now back at Today Tonight Adelaide, Paul has a unique role.

Equipped with a camera, he heads off to shoot stories solo, edits them and contributes to the new, improved Today Tonight.

We learn about camera work, dealing with triumphs and setbacks, ghosts and singing nuns.

We also get the lowdown on Adelaide’s high flying wifi with the project manager of AdelaideFree City Wifi, Peter Williams.

Peter tells us where it is, how to use it and how to exploit it to the full.

We wrap up our investigations into whether men can OVER groom, taste a holy wine for our SA Drink Of The Week, sip some gin on our musical pilgrimage and the Adelaide Visa Council rejects three visas after granting 17 last week.

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TIME TITLE CONTENT
00:00:00 Outtake Paul Makin interview prep talk
00:00:26 Theme Theme and introduction. Our original theme song in full is here, Adelaidey-hoo.
00:02:34 South Australian Drink Of The Week Wirra Wirra 2012 Church Block. Tasting notes.
00:06:16 Shout outs Steve, my sister, Tania, is a page 50 girl. Steve, Fork On The Road is at Bowden this weekend.  Brett: Tony Drake.
00:09:02 Interview: Peter Williams AdelaideFree City Wifi is now a happening thing throughout the CBD and North Adelaide. The Project Director for the wifi project is Peter Williams.
00:18:42 Interview: Paul Makin
Paul Makin is a legend for many South Australians, who has crafted his own brand of cheeky, wink-to-the-audience journalism on TV and radio. He has returned to Today Tonight with an old school approach to reporting and to tell us more about it, he joins us.
00:42:48 Stories without notice Brett: Grooming men? We got feedback. Thanks to Bev and Rebecca.
00:49:20 South Australian Register
This week, Kasey Chambers.
00:52:10 Adelaide Visa Council
  • MATALE CHOCOLATE ‏@MATALECHOCOLATE (Visa rejected)
  • Beej ‏@bjannear (Visa rejected)
  • Carolynn ‏@annesobe (Visa rejected)
00:59:12 Musical Pilgrimage Mary Webb with Gin.
01:05:00 Outtakes Steve sings Pretty Enough, sort of

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