Amelia Oberhardt thought she knew her Mum... until she died. It was then Amelia discovered a photo revealing her mother, a teenager, with a wedding ring, an apparent husband, cuddling an unknown baby. Determined to find out more, Amelia's journey takes her into the secrets of 1950-1970s Australia—shotgun marriages, hushed abortions, and forced adoptions. It’s the story of what happens when young women are put in impossible situations, and where this messy knot leaves families decades later.
Australia’s fastest growing daily news podcast, The Briefing serves up the latest news headlines and a deep dive into a topic affecting you. All in under 20 minutes. Hosted by Tom Tilley and co-hosts Jan Fran, Katrina Blowers, Antoinette Lattouf and Jamila Rizvi. Published Monday to Saturday at 6am, this is the go-to podcast for Australian’s looking for a thorough briefing on the news of the day. For more episodes download the free LiSTNR app
Join a trusted and insightful guide, former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to walk though one of the most vexed and consequential questions of our time. Are we witnessing the decline of western/liberal democracy? External threats to our democracies have not gone away - as Vladimir Putin has demonstrated in Ukraine, but we are now realising that the greatest threats to our democracies are not from without but from within.
CommSec Market Update is the podcast that will help you to stay ahead of the trends with daily expert commentary as the market opens and closes. Whether you are invested in the stock market, or just looking to get started, join the team from Australia’s leading online broker and follow the changes as they happen. The content in this podcast is prepared, approved and distributed in Australia by Commonwealth Securities Limited ABN 60 067 254 399 AFSL 238814. The information does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Consider the appropriateness of the information before acting and if necessary, seek appropriate professional advice.
This is The Science Briefing, a podcast about the science of everything and your new go-to podcast for your snapshot of science news. Hosted by Dr Sophie Calabretto and featuring journalists from Cosmos Magazine, The Science Briefing brings you the latest research in technology, health, climate, physics, artificial intelligence, space and more. Hear what’s making news in science in Australia and across the globe every Tuesday and Thursday.
One issue in global politics explained each week, so you understand what’s really going on, why it’s happening, and what’s likely to happen next..
In this weekly news series, cyber security expert and reformed hacker Bastien Treptel will take you through what you should know about the newest hacks and data breaches around the globe and what you can do to make sure you’re protected from them.
Shockwaves: The Bali Bombings is an audio documentary series that explores the lives of people in Australia and Bali who are impacted by the Bali Bombings. This podcast shares their resilience in dealing with this trauma, and what they’ve learned from it in the past 20 years. The podcast opens with recollections of the night the bombs went off in The Sari Club and Paddy’s Bar. Moving through the immediate aftermath, the tireless work of the health workers in Bali and in Australia, the investigations and trial of the perpetrators, as well as how some of those who lost loved ones have forgiven the bombers, this podcast ultimately focuses on the effects of the tragedy 20 years on, and the hope and healing of those who survived. In this series you will hear from Erik de Haart, Simon and Norri Quayle, Dr Fiona Wood, Ayu Sila (cashier at The Sari Club), Ni Luh Erniati (Balinese widow), Putu Budiarsana (Sanglah Hospital Nurse manager) Dr Ketut Ariawati (director Medical Support Sanglah Hospital) Andy Thorp (former Australian Federal Police officer) Daniel Herri (Balinese local) and Megan Basioli – our youngest survivor, just 14 at the time.
Your essential morning update from the New York Daily News. Get the top stories you need to start your day – with New York attitude.
5 Things is powered by the USA TODAY Network to deliver the need-to-know news of the week. Monday through Saturday, Taylor Wilson covers the top five stories of the day in five minutes. On the 20-minute Sunday edition, Claire Thornton dives deeper into multiple stories on a single relevant theme.
7am is a daily news podcast. It is the big story, the news that defines the moment. It's what you need to know: who's involved, what it means and why it matters. It's news with narrative, every weekday. 7am is questioning and idiosyncratic – memorable, likeable, fresh and trusted. It is an interview-based show, taking the story of the day and finding the voices that tell it best. It is fast paced and tightly edited, intimate and accessible.
From the Griffith Criminology Institute, this is A Matter of Crime podcast. A Matter of Crime takes you behind the headlines and gets you a seat beside Australia’s leading criminologists and legal scholars. Together, we’ll unravel why laws are made, why they’re broken, and how we navigate the aftermath. In this episode, in the wake of recent terrorist attacks around the world, we speak to postdoctoral research fellow at the Griffith Criminology Institute Dr Keiran Hardy about how to respond to this growing threat. And later in the show we will join Juliet and Dee for a glass of Crim and Tonic as they answer your questions, unravel your theories, dispel your myths, and quote showtunes.
An inclusive, authentic exploration of First Nations issues from a First Nations perspective. Delivered as an honest but positive conversation between friends, MC & Teela Reid, in under 20 minutes.
Adam Shand investigates the role of education in breaking poverty in these unprecedented times and safeguarding the future of the next generation. More than 1.2 million Australian children are living in poverty and thousands more are at risk as the nation slips into recession amid the COVID global pandemic.
Bustle provides a fresh spin on news, entertainment, fashion, beauty, lifestyle, books, and any and all subjects that concern women.
A sports podcast by women, about more than 'women's sport'. Featuring analysis of the biggest headlines in sports media and conversations with some of Australia's best athletes and sports insiders.
Six days a week, from Monday through Saturday, the hosts of NPR's All Things Considered help you make sense of a major news story and what it means for you, in 15 minutes.
Stay up to date with coronavirus information and advice from the Australian federal and state governments. Listen daily for tips on how to stay healthy and help stop the spread of coronavirus in Australia.
A podcast series from the Betoota Advocate that breaks down, explains and decodes Australian politics and the big issues in the news cycle.
Join the anonymous creator of the pop culture and entertainment news Instagram account @deuxmoi for a weekly podcast featuring an extensive analysis of the most popular and controversial posts from the account. On every episode “Deux”, along with insiders and expert guests, will take a look behind the post and share exclusive details that haven’t been revealed on Instagram.
The podcast spreading mateship and chatting geopolitics. Diplomates* is the podcast giving you the definitive answers to the key questions facing Australia and the world. Our guests are the leading foreign policy experts, thinkers and political big wigs from around the world. Each episode is a deep dive into the very latest trends in global affairs. We mine the expertise of our guests and hand it over to you for your listening pleasure. Our 'Chinwags' are hosted by Misha Zelinsky; the Aussie policy nerd you never knew you needed to know. And make sure you stay tuned for our world famous, patented BBQ questions. Because, let's be honest, what the world absolutely needs is another nerdy political podcast hosted by an unknown Australian. *DiploMATES, get it?
Host Kelly McEvers takes a story from the news and goes deep. Whether that means digging into the Trump administration's past, the stories behind police shootings caught on video, or visiting a town ravaged by the opioid epidemic, Embedded takes you where the news is happening.
A five-part investigative series examining the rise and fall of the MeToo movement in Australia, and what it will take for things to finally change.
From the latest in local news and sport, to a collection of inspiration, fun and amazing local stories. This is the destination for Everything Adelaide.
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From the latest in local news and sport, to a collection of inspiration, fun and amazing local stories. We're shining a spotlight on everything Tasmania in this collection of Shortcasts
From the latest in local news and sport, to a collection of inspiration, fun and amazing stories. This collection of Shortcasts is the destination for everything on and around The Border
Winner of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Audio Reporting. Discover a social media empire with an unapologetic vision of gun rights—generating millions of likes, follows, and dollars. From WAMU's Guns & America, reporters Lisa Hagen of WABE and Chris Haxel of KCUR expose how three brothers from the most uncompromising corner of the gun debate are turning hot-button issues into donations and controversy.
Pod Save the UK is your weekly fix of political news, big ideas and a shot of inspiration. Each week hosts, comedian Nish Kumar and journalist Coco Khan are joined by politicians, experts, and famous friends to unpick the latest news, look for solutions, and inspire action. From Crooked Media – the creators of Pod Save America – in partnership with Reduced Listening, tune in to new episodes of Pod Save the UK every Thursday wherever you pod.
Pod Save America” cohost Tommy Vietor thought foreign policy was boring and complicated until he got the education of a lifetime working for President Obama’s National Security Council. On “Pod Save the World,” he and former deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes break down the latest developments and bring you behind the scenes with the people who were there.
Every weekday, NPR's best political reporters are there to explain the big news coming out of Washington and the campaign trail. They don't just tell you what happened. They tell you why it matters.
Independent news and stories connecting you to life in Australia and Arabic-speaking Australians.
Independent news and stories connecting you to life in Australia and Cantonese-speaking Australians.
Independent news and stories connecting you to life in Australia and Hindi-speaking Australians.
Independent news and stories connecting you to life in Australia and Mandarin-speaking Australians.
A daily five minute news wrap for English learners and people with disability.
Your daily ten minute finance and business news wrap with SBS Finance Editor Ricardo Gonçalves.
Independent news and stories connecting you to life in Australia and Vietnamese-speaking Australians.
At SBS Italian we realise that for a non-native speaker our speech delivery could be very fast and difficult to follow. Fear no more! To make things right, we have started “Slow Italian, Fast Learning”, the very best of the week’s news, read at a slower pace, with Italian and English transcripts.
We have reporters on the ground in Ukraine and around the world, bringing you the latest on Russia's war in Ukraine. We'll discuss the conflict's past, its possible future, and what each new development means for the rest of the world.
1A is home to the national conversation. The show frames the best debates with great guests in ways to make you think, share and engage.
The source Canberrans trust when it comes to the news that matters. Listen to The Canberra Times Today for this morning's top stories in news, politics and sport, direct from the nation's capital. The Canberra Times - Canberra’s trusted voice.
The COVID 19 Pandemic has changed our lives. Some say forever. Walkley Award winning investigative journalist Adam Shand explores that notion talking to experts; Dr Mei Ling Doery, Global Affairs and Economist Dr Keith Suter, Economist Tim Harcourt, Futurist Mark Pesce, Psychologist Cass Dunn, Business leader Mark Bouris, Executive Coach Margie Hartley and Journalist Tom Tilley. A vaccine may help us return to normal but is Australia still vulnerable to the next viral pandemic? It’s globalisation versus localism. Is this an opportunity for all Australians to re-set for safety and self-reliance?
The Professor and The Hack is a frank, relatable and always entertaining discussion about the state of politics and current affairs from two of the most experienced and trusted sources in Australia. Network 10's resident experts, National Affairs Editor Hugh Riminton (The Hack) and Network Political Editor Peter Van Onselen (The Professor) are second to none when it comes to politics. They leave no stone unturned as they deep dive into what is happening in Australian politics and get to the bottom of what is really going on, always with their distinctive style, insights and a touch of humour.
Get your fix of the latest car news and hear the hottest takes on what’s going on in the car world with ‘Mr. Motorsport’ Rusty and the experts from carsales. Get the exclusive from the major car launches of the month, hear expert guest’s breakdown latest developments, and join in on the controversial conversations. Deep-dive into the one-of-a-kind classifieds and hear about the best cars of the month in this razor sharp, robustly relevant, and engine-revving podcast brought to you in partnership with carsales.
Listen to Australia's best writers and thinkers read out longform essays from The Monthly magazine, the country's leading publication on politics, current affairs and culture.
An Aussie podcast for real chats on what's buzzing in news, society, music and culture. Think all those news-worthy conversations you have at Saturday drinks, and join Sydney lads Gordon (@gdm_ello) and Scott (@scottysingstar) as they chat about all the latest trends (& tings) over the past week - often with fun guests. Whether it's the latest Scomo controversy, why Ted Lasso is the best TV show ever, or the always-changing cancel culture debate, it's bound to be worth the listen!! Follow us on Instagram Support us on Patreon Grab all our stuff on LinkTree
NPR's Up First is the news you need to start your day. The three biggest stories of the day, with reporting and analysis from NPR News — in 10 minutes.
Join ‘Mr. Motorsport’ Rusty and carsales’ Nadine Armstrong as they keep you up to date with the latest developments in the world of electric vehicles. Stay in the know about the hottest releases, put your mind at ease as they bust common EV myths, and hear from the people who have swapped the bowser for the battery. Expert guests, those doing the impossible with EVs, and a no nonsense look at Watts Under the Bonnet.
A referendum will be held in Australia this year, and voters will be asked if the Constitution should be altered to recognise the First Peoples of Australia, by establishing an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice, but with this being our first referendum in over 20 years, many people may have no experience with the process. This podcast from the Australian Electoral Commission, is here to help you get referendum ready, and answer questions like, what’s the difference between a referendum and an election? Or, what’s the role of the Australian Electoral Commission in a referendum? Tune in, as we speak with those in the know from the AEC, to help get you vote-ready for the referendum.