The Local Way Podcast - Series 2 - The Alternative Dairy Co.

The Local Way Podcast is back!

Get ready as we rev up the engine, get our jugs at the ready and share with you some interesting stories and lessons learned from the personalities that define our café community and what makes it so special.

Series 2 brings our host Ben Gleeson, mic to mic with new guests across Australia and New Zealand who are doing amazing things in their local community. We shed light on what’s happening in the café community elsewhere in the world, the importance of community and why everything starts local.

We can’t wait to share it with you. Hit subscribe, sit back, relax, pour a brew and listen wherever you get your podcast.





Ben Gleeson is Owner and Creative Director of Glee Coffee Roasters. As seen on The Today Show in Australia and Channel 7’s Open shop, Ben has become a Master Roaster, International Coffee judge, Certified Q Grader, and Business consultant. Ben’s expertise in coffee roasting is evident from his multi Gold medal-winning achievements, including being the overall Champion of the 2019 Golden Bean competition. Ben’s creative approach to coffee, coupled with an innovative mindset and genuine care for people, makes him the perfect choice for The Local Way Podcast Series 2.