Conversation Hour with Jon Faine
Prince Charles's adviser on responsible business04/16/15
Dame Julia Cleverdon is a charity campaigner. Kate Grenville is a novelist. Mary Dalmau is a bookseller. They all care passionately about literacy and education.
New Indigenous comedy
Kevin Kropinyeri is certified Deadly Funny by the Comedy Festival, and 8MMM Aboriginal Radio is coming to ABCTV soon.
Poster girl Beccy Cole and comic Nick Cody
Beccy Cole is proud to be a lesbian role model. Nick Cody has a show in the Comedy Festival. They have both performed for Australian troops serving overseas.
Life after politics
Tony Windsor, Lyn Allison and Neil Cole reflect on their time in politics, the importance of regional Australia, and the protest movements of the 1960s and 1970s.
Youth unemployment talkback forum
A special Conversation Hour exploring youth unemployment and education.
The power of parental love and music
Meet Massimo's amazing parents as they tell us of the mission they are on for their son and others.
Accessibility for all
Tim Ferguson is a comedian, Luba Josevski is a tennis champ, and Liz Kelly is a businesswoman. They have all thought deeply about accessability for those with a disability.
Building regional Victoria through the arts
John Brumby, Carrillo Gantner, Kirsten Paisley and Stan Liacos talk about the revitalisation of Victorian regions.
New music and new comedy
Lady Southey is launching a signature series of concerts, and Penny Greenhalgh has a show at the Comedy Festival.
Comedy festival greats
Sammy J, Nina Conti, and Mark Watson walked into a studio ...
Thriving with a mental illness
Maria Katsonis is a Harvard graduate working as a policy advisor for the Victorian State Government who has written a keenly observed and unflinching memoir detailing her experience of mental illness.
The Yackandandah Young Players come to Melbourne
Michael Tortoni on this year's Jazz Festival, and the Yack kids putting on a Comedy Festival show.
Black Panther Emory Douglas
Emory Douglas meets Deborah Cheetham and Rachael Maza. They talk about Palm Island, the Black Panthers, and changing our culture.
State Funeral for The Right Honourable Malcolm Fraser AC CH
From The Scots' Church, Melbourne
Making the most of your opportunities
Peter Singer thinks effective altruism is a force for good, and Anna, Lady Cowen is passionate about education.
Motherhood and creative careers
Clare Bowditch, Pip Lincolne, and Rachel Power take calls and discuss strategies for combining creativity and motherhood.
Escape from jail and men's depression: what's so funny?
Billy Hayes wrote Midnight Express about his prison escape, Bryony Kimmings & Tim Grayburn explore depression. And they have shows in this year's Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
Peter Diamandis has a bold vision of an abundant future
Max Gillies knows a thing or two about leaders, and Peter Diamandis is optimistic about our improving lives.
ABC Red Cross Cyclone Pam Vanuatu Appeal
In Vanuatu communication is poor, the damage to buildings is huge, and food and fresh water are in short supply. Guests including Australia's Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop and Vanuatu's Prime Minister Joe Natuman tell us how we can help our...
Bryn Terfel, Sir Andrew Davis and Andrew Staples
Bryn Terfel, Sir Andrew Davis and Andrew Staples together in Melbourne for Berlioz's The Damnation of Faust.
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