Overnights (ABC Local)
Health and Fitness - is watching sport a health...04/17/15
Dr Gordon Lynch, Professor of Physiology at the University of Melbourne answers the question, "Is watching sport a health hazard?"Is sitting down for your team's weekly football match placing you at an increased risk for cardiovascular events?
Transport Smart Cards in Our Cities - How Well Do They...
Transport Smart Cards - they are available in one form or another in every capital city in Australia.But they all operate differently - at varying degrees of speed, convenience, not to mention fare structures.
Being a Poster Girl for Country - Beccy Cole Part One
Rod Quinn speaks with Beccy Cole, poster girl of Australian country music about her meetings with many stars - some good and some bad - and a very controversial song on her latest album, Sweet Rebecca. Beccy has also released an autobiography...
History of Australian Scientists in Antarctica
You've most likely heard of the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration - names like Shackleton, Scott, Amundsen and Australia's own geologist Douglas Mawson.
DVD Review - Nightcrawler and The Tale of Princess Kaguya
Film critic Rob Pemberton, for the last time before he takes some time off, looks at this week's DVD releases - "Nightcrawler" and the anime film, "The Tale of Princess Kaguya".
'George Brown' and War Trauma
Have you heard the amazing story of 'George Brown'?
Australian Conflicts Then and Now
Lets take a look at Australian conflicts over the years
J. Edgar Hoover
How much do you know about J. Edgar Hoover
Intergenerational Report and Young People
Did the recent Intergenerational Report pay enough attention to young people?
IT Support - The Cult of Mac and the Apple Watch Launch
Vanessa Hughes joins Rod to reflect on yesterday's Apple Watch and MacBook launch, and ponder why the company wants to stop people sleeping outside its stores before major releases.
50th Anniversary Beatles Special - Help!
John Lennon biographer Jude Southerland-Kessler joins Rod Quinn for their continuing 50th Anniversary Beatles Special - this time listening to Help!.
Mad Men - The Exhibition, New York's Museum of the Moving...
Rod Quinn speaks with Barbara Miller from New York's Museum of the Moving Image about the exhibition celebrating the final season the classic TV show "Mad Men".The exhibition features full sets from the show, including Betty and Don's kitchen, Don's...
Spot on the Map - Bothwell, Tas
Rod Quinn speaks with lifelong Bothwell local Mary Ramsay about her town being home to the oldest golf course in Australia, local Indigenous history and recreational hunting.
Health and Fitness - Sweat to Live Longer
Gordon Lynch, Professor of Physiology at the University of Melbourne, explains the importance to working up a decent sweat to live longer.
Crystal Meth in Australia - An Ice Epidemic?
We have one of the highest rates of illicit methamphetamine use in the world - and the highest amongst developed nations.Earlier this week Prime Minister Abbott announced a War on Drugs, specifically on the "epidemic" of Crystal Meth (or Ice) - a kind...
DVD Review - John Wick and Get On Up
Film critic Rob Pemberton on the Keanu Reeves movie "John Wick" and the James Brown biopic "Get On Up".
Crossbench - Independents in Australian Politics
Independents have played a major role in government in recent years, but what has been their role in Australia's political history?
How well do we look after our children?
Scott Goodings TV Freak-The Good The Bad and The Ugly TV...
Can you think of any TV remakes that have been better then the original?
How well do we look after our soldiers?
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