Megan’s remembrance podcast From a Whisper to a Bang!, produced for the Australian War Memorial, has won an award at the 2020 MEAA SA Media Awards!

From A Whisper To A Bang! was nominated in two categories, becoming a finalist for “Best Freelance Contribution” and sharing honours as a joint-winner of “Best Radio News or Current Affairs or Feature Report” in the Bronze Award category for Radio, with Annie Hastwell’s ABC program, “The History Listen, Radio National, ABC, “Waterloo Bay: That word Massacre”.

Judges comments: “From A Whisper To A Bang! is a beautiful, sometimes confronting journey that blends the personal with the public, a journey that takes the listener on an insightful ride. Exceptional research, writing and production that has been developed with empathy, curiosity, and presented with passion and richness. The audio story draws you into the scene”.

The awards ceremony was held live via Zoom on Friday 12 June, 2020.

Read more at the South Australia Media Awards website and the media release issued by the Australian War Memorial.

Listen to From a Whisper To A Bang! here and visit the podcast’s the Facebook page to leave a comment!