Joe Axiaq, Executive Producer of the Maltese Programs, leads the Maltese group. He was born in Gozo and migrated to Australia in 1974. He is the author of numerous short stories and poems published in anthologies and literary magazines.
Marlene is the Senior Producer with the Maltese group. She was born in Sydney in 1969, adopted by a Maltese couple and brought up in the island of Gozo. In 1989, Marlene was a Broadcaster with PBS Malta, in the weekly program, Mill-Gzira ta' Calypso. Marlene joined the Maltese Language Team in Melbourne in 1998.