We love exploring ideas at the Wheeler Centre, and encouraging others to do the same. That’s why every Thursday lunchtime we hand the microphone over to the great thinkers, dreamers and orators of our time.
With a dazzling range of passionate speakers and unusual topics, our soapbox provides a platform for the eclectic, topical and enlightening stories you won’t hear elsewhere. This is the most memorable lunch break you’ll have all week.
If you’re in need of sustenance of body as well as mind, the MOAT lunch cart will be serving delicious $15 lunchboxes in the Performance Space from 12.20pm.
As radio experiences a new renaissance, Siobhán McHugh talks about the power of audio storytelling.
What is it about sex that is so terrifying? Why do we spend billions pursuing or prohibiting it? Cyndi Darnell invest...
Jonathan Green tackles the question of popular disillusionment with politics - and what can be done.
Tim Dunlop argues that rather than discussing new media versus old, we should focus on the citizens and audiences the...