Jarrod Pickford

Byaduk, Victoria

Podcaster, storyteller

Creating an immersive audio guide to the world, this country-born former radio producer is using geo-location technology to enrich our travelling experiences. A podcast professional and the founder of Storytowns, Jarrod’s had 20 years of audio experience producing radio. His podcast career has seen him travel the world creating unique content, which has featured on the BBC. Storytowns showcases regional towns, highlighting the folk that live there and local hidden gems via GPS technology. Tourists experience real stories in real time while traveling. The podcasts are designed to encourage tourism, promote local businesses and help boost local economies.