Play video Emma's Story
From family dinner table conversations growing up, Emma developed an appreciation for the political world. Emma shares excitement about her current role, reflecting on how the public service responded to COVID-19.
Play video Mel's Story
Mel’s passion for science and the natural world led her to the role she now plays in protecting Australia from introduced pests and diseases. We hear Mel’s thoughts on super and she shares her retirement dreams.
Play video Rene's Story
A long and rewarding career with a sudden retirement led to tough times for Rene. His inner strength and the support of others helped him through. He’s learnt to look at life differently and embodies gratitude. He continues to proudly serve others.
Play video Carol's Story
Growing up with Africa’s amazing nature ignited Carol’s passion for science. Facing the biggest problem of our time, man-made pollution and climate change, Carol’s story is one of hope. We can get our planet on a healthy track. We need to act now.