There was lots of music in the home growing up – we did a lot of singing. Both my parents love having the radio on.

Lucy Durack Lucy Durack. Photo © Kurt Sneddon

The first person who got up would turn the radio on, and then in the evening when we got home from school, we’d do our homework and then turn the radio off just as the sun was setting and put on the TV. So we just constantly had the radio on, basically hits of the 80s and 90s – a lot of pub rock, I’ve realised that I know all the words – a lot of Cold Chisel and John Farnham.

On top of that, my mum and my grandad – my mum’s dad – were big on classic jazz. So we listened to loads of Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby and a lot of that real classic,...

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