Ken Wyatt is a genuinely history-making politician. In 2010 he became Australia’s first Aboriginal to be elected to the House of Representatives. Last month he was appointed Assistant Minister for Health, making him the first indigenous front bencher.
Ray "Rabbits" Warren
An interview with a man with one of the best-known voices in the country – Ray "Rabbits" Warren.
Andrew Upton will step down as the artistic director of the Sydney Theatre Company and settle down overseas once again with wife Cate Blanchett.
The would-be dancer who became a mathematician and then a journalist at one of the world’s top magazines.
Peter Bouckaert brought the world’s attention to those haunting images of Aylan Kurdi.
Bill Granger: chef, restaurateur and author
Bill Granger has not only been changing the way we eat for more than two decades, but has also been exporting the Australian lifestyle.
Patricia and her late husband, John Ilhan founded the Australian Food Allergy Foundation, after their daughter Jayda suffered an anaphylactic reaction.
Justice Dyson Heydon
An interview with Justice Dyson Heydon when he retired from the High Court of Australia in March, 2013. The only broadcast interview he did.
Andrew Leigh MP
The Shadow Assistant Treasurer discusses the parliamentary entitlements saga, his entry into politics, his childhood in Indonesia, and his Methodist upbringing.
Dr Tim Soutphommasane
Race Discrimination Commissioner, Dr Tim Soutphommasane on racism and Australian identity.
Lisa Alexander: Netball coach
The Australian Diamonds will go into the Netball World Cup unbeaten since 2013. A chat with coach Lisa Alexander.
Silviu Itescu: biotech entrepreneur
Dr Silviu Itescu is building a stem cell healthcare business.
Senator Glenn Lazarus
What does Queensland Senator Glenn Lazarus' new political party, the Glenn Lazarus Team, stand for?
Serafina Maiorano: the internationalist
Serafina Maiorano runs what could be one of the most interesting organisations which Australians may not have heard of. She caters to a community of more than one million ‘global Australians’.
Ruslan Kogan, internet millionaire
Young millionaire Ruslan Kogan talks about growing up in housing commission flats, his entrepreneurial drive that lead to his big idea, and the future of Kogan.com.
Dr Cathy Foley: Australian physicist
Dr Cathy Foley is an Australian physicist, international expert in superconductivity, and Deputy Director of CSIRO. She is the winner of the 2015 Clunies Ross Award.
Ambassador John Berry
John Berry became the highest ranking openly gay official in US history when in 2009 he was appointed director of the US Office of Personnel Management.
Following his controversial departure from coaching, Mick Malthouse discusses the next chapter of his life.
Christine Forster: City of Sydney Councillor
The politics surrounding the introduction of the Marriage Equality Bill in parliament has begun to hit the Abbott household.
Matt Noffs, The Noffs Foundation
A family concern that really cares.
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