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The Heart of it

Welcome to The Heart of it, where we delve deep into the stories behind the legends of Tasmanian football. In this podcast, we explore the rich tapestry of Tasmania's football history, celebrating the players who have left an indelible mark on the game.

While their achievements on the field have been well-documented, we believe there's more to the story. Our conversations go beyond the headlines, offering listeners a glimpse into the journey that shaped these remarkable careers. From humble beginnings to the pinnacle of success, we uncover the driving forces behind their passion for the game.

Tasmanian football fans will relish the opportunity to hear the reflections of past greats, gaining insight into the essence of their remarkable careers. But this podcast is more than just a trip down memory lane; it's a celebration of Tasmania's immense contribution to football.

Join us as we explore the heart of Tasmania's football legacy, fostering a sense of connection and belonging among fans, past players, and the broader community. These conversations are more than just nostalgia; they're a testament to the enduring spirit of Tasmanian football. Welcome to The Heart of it: A distinctly Tasmanian conversation.

Episodes

Episode Cover - Jeremy Howe

Dodges Ferry flier Jeremy Howe has tasted the greatest high in football, an AFL premiership, but the story of his career is not totally defined by the high marks and high moments.

Episode Cover - Royce Hart

In this episode, Royce reflects on his early years on farms at Whiteford and Orileton, his earliest football memories including hitch-hiking home from training and the famous deal that saw him sign with Richmond.

Episode Cover - Mia King

Launceston's Mia King reflects on her journey from talented teenage gymnast to emerging star of the AFLW. With a family history that bears the scars of the stolen generation, King opens up on her indigenous heritage and the challenges she has faced.

Episode Cover - Peter Hudson

With 727 goals in only 129 VFL games at an average of 5.64, the extraordinary goal kicking feats of Australian Football Hall of Fame legend Peter Hudson will never be surpassed. In this episode, the champion full-forward reflects on his early years.

Episode Cover - Peter Gutwein

The state of Tasmania is well known for its football champions, in this episode a true champion of Tasmanian football’s quest to join the AFL, former premier Peter Gutwein, discusses the strongarm tactics he used to help deliver the coveted 19th license.

Episode Cover - Max Brown

One of Tasmanian football’s sharpest minds Max Brown discusses his journey from premiership-winning forward to highly decorated coach. Affectionately known as ‘The Fox,’ Brown’s involvement in senior football on the north west coast spans five decades.

Episode Cover - Jess Wuetschner

From a near death experience to an AFLW premiership, the career of Tasmania Devils girls’ head coach Jess Wuetschner has been truly remarkable. In this episode, Wuetschner details the circumstances around her brush with death & the crippling after effects