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Notes on Adelaide podcast: The voices of Emo Park

In this week’s episode, we venture into Adelaide’s “Emo Park” and discover who goes there, why and how they experience our city.

Jun 10, 2022, updated Jun 10, 2022

There’s a place in the city that you might know as Hindmarsh Square or it’s more recent Kaurna designation Mukata. But to many who frequent the northern sectors of the square, it’s simply Emo Park.

Emo Park, a name informally recognised by the council, is a significant place to a generation of young people who’ve been gathering there for more than a decade.

CityMag reporter Angela Skujins wanted to find out more about the young people of Emo Park, and what she discovered was a story about identity and connection – but also about alienation.

In this week’s episode, you’ll hear this story – as told by the young people who gather there.

You can find Angie’s reporting on Emo Park for CityMag here: https://citymag.indaily.com.au/culture/the-bleeding-hearts-of-emo-park/

Notes on Adelaide is a weekly current affairs podcast driven by the independent journalism of InDaily, CityMag and SALIFE, and produced by Solstice Podcasting.

New episodes are uploaded weekly. You can find the podcast on InDaily or on your favourite podcast app including Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

Listen to our previous episodes here.

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