Covidpolicing.org.au Part 2, Kitty and Future of Festivals and Know Your Stuff NZ
May 3, 2020
Ash touches on some news, including this apparent plan to re-purpose the Passive Alert Detection dog (Sniffer dog) program:
Australian detector dogs could play a major role in helping the national effort to slow the spread of coronavirus. That’s the view of Kris Kotsopoulos, director at Detector Dogs Australia, who says the dogs could also be trained for the job in half the time it would take them to be trained to detect narcotics or explosives.
Angus green – Vital Techniques & MC Pean – Bun up the Ting [Angus Green Remix]
Covid Policing Part 2
Jennifer Keene-McCann and Michele Sabto talk about the covidpolicing.org.au project and what they have seen so far.
After a month of the website being launched we have started to see a slowing in the number of reports coming in each day. This could be explained by a number of reasons such as people becoming more informed about what the restrictions are and how they operate, a possible drop of police operations or enforcement, or because of restrictions being eased in some states.
Nick chats with Kitty about the future of festivals and the last party on Earth.
Pandemic Party – Tribal Gathering Panama Locked Down With 100s of Doofers Stranded
Pandemic Party – Tribal Gathering Panama Locked Down With 100s of Doofers Stranded | Half Wild: Underground Electronic Music Culture
Reports are coming in from Panama that hundreds of doofers, artists and crew have been placed in a forced lockdown by the army on the Tribal Gathering site due to fears the number of international travellers at the festival may infect the local population with COVID-19.
Tip of the Iceberg- How COVID 19 is Impacting the Underground and How You Can Help
Tip of the Iceberg- How COVID 19 is Impacting the Underground and How You Can Help | Half Wild: Underground Electronic Music Culture
Unless you’ve been hiding in your fully prepped bunker in the middle of the desert with no wifi to wait out the apocalypse, you’d be well aware that COVID 19 has decimated the entire music industry, taking the underground electronic scene with it.
Know Your Stuff NZ
Ash chats with Rhiannon from Know Your Stuff NZ about sensible advice for people who take drugs during a pandemic.
As COVID-19 progresses through New Zealand it’s important to understand how we all have a responsibility to help protect ourselves and others. We each have a responsibility to both stop the spread and flatten the curve, and part of that is being aware there are some ways that taking MDMA can increase your risk of…