oh, VH - Hubby just said, skype him & he will happily talk with you & teach you, in exchange for some Australian black opals....
Did you try the freebie podcasts...?
Thanks again. i've just signed up for indonesianpod101 free trial and will give it a go.
Please keep us updated with your thoughts on the podcast. I have been following this thread with great interest.
I've been having great luck with ChinesePod recently, although I guess this seems to be a different company.
This is a beginner’s course for the Indonesian language which is used at many universities around the world. The in-depth material is free of charge on their website. It includes PDF text books and audio files for pronunciation. This online course is provided by Dr. George Quinn from the Australian National University and Dr. Uli Kozok at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.