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James Valentine Head Room

ABC (Australia)

James Valentine Head Room is the space to expand on things heard during James’ daily radio show. It’s not about opinion but the experiences, passions and revelations from listeners. Head Room turns these amusing and insightful conversations into a podcast. Who are we? Why do we do the things we do? What are we really about? And how is it we all still manage to live together? If James’ daily broadcast is a live pig, then this podcast is the salami.

James Valentine Head Room is the space to expand on things heard during James’ daily radio show. It’s not about opinion but the experiences, passions and revelations from listeners. Head Room turns these amusing and insightful conversations into a podcast. Who are we? Why do we do the things we do? What are we really about? And how is it we all still manage to live together? If James’ daily broadcast is a live pig, then this podcast is the salami.

Location:

Sydney, NSW

Description:

James Valentine Head Room is the space to expand on things heard during James’ daily radio show. It’s not about opinion but the experiences, passions and revelations from listeners. Head Room turns these amusing and insightful conversations into a podcast. Who are we? Why do we do the things we do? What are we really about? And how is it we all still manage to live together? If James’ daily broadcast is a live pig, then this podcast is the salami.

Twitter:

@702sydney

Language:

English

Contact:

GPO Box 9994 Sydney 2001 1300 222 702


Episodes

What's the point of grandmothers?

2/2/2021
In this week's Panel for the Ages, president of the National Union of Students, Zoe Ranganathan, says university students have it tougher than previous generations. Wendy McCarthy, board member and author, explains the value of grandparents. Comedian, Naomi Mourra, would like to see confidence perceived in different ways.

Duration:00:28:09

The Even Greater Sydney and State Planning Committee

1/28/2021
In this week's meeting, James Valentine and co-chair, HG Nelson, become the MI5 of swings and slides.

Duration:00:38:12

How to break into showbusiness: from tap dancing to TikTok

1/19/2021
On this week's Panel for the Ages, James speaks with legendary actor and comedian, Noeline Brown, Chaser member and screenwriter, Chris Taylor and songwriter and Ratatouille TikTok sensation, Gabbi Bolt. They chat about breaking into showbusiness in different eras and offer thoughts on Australia Day.

Duration:00:27:41

Blather

12/23/2020
Enjoy this Christmas Eve Blather with James Valentine and Jonathan Green.

Duration:00:23:09

PLUG - the world's funnest quiz

12/23/2020
A Christmas Eve special with Rhys Nicholson, Christiaan van Vuuren and Jan Fran.

Duration:00:29:40

Panel for the Ages

12/22/2020
James Valentine takes Panel for the Ages to summer programming. Different age groups gather to talk minor and profound topics and this week the panel discusses Christmas chores, what's fashionable and how 2020 changed us.

Duration:00:22:26

The Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee

12/17/2020
James Valentine and HG Nelson cast their expert eyes over national planning for the summer.

Duration:00:33:10

The Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee

12/10/2020
James Valentine and HG Nelson cast their expert eyes over planning.

Duration:00:36:30

Blather

12/2/2020
Jonathan Green and James Valentine get on the blather, and there's a twist.

Duration:00:25:10

PLUG - the world's funnest quiz

12/2/2020
Dan Ilic and Jan Fran compete to plug their endeavours on the worlds funniest quiz penned by Matt Bevan and presented by James Valentine.

Duration:00:27:48

Panel for the Ages

11/24/2020
'Panel for the Ages' is a where a range of people from different age demographics come together and talk about profound and minor topics with ABC Radio's James Valentine. This week the panel tackled topics like what does the future look like and what is a career now?

Duration:00:28:38

The Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee

11/19/2020
On the agenda this week, should The White Bay Power Station be turned into a Rave Cave?

Duration:00:31:34

Panel for the Ages

11/17/2020
The new segment on Afternoons now has a name! Panel for the Ages is where people from different age groups gather to talk minor and profound topics. This week the panel discuss the bonk ban, strange etiquette you grew up with and more.

Duration:00:28:14

Panel for the Ages

11/10/2020
James Valentine kicks off a new segment where people from different age groups gather to talk minor and profound topics. This week the panel discuss dinner party disasters, thoughts on America and more.

Duration:00:28:20

The Killeen Report

11/8/2020
Gretel Killeen joins James Valentine on Afternoons to discuss the minor and profound topics of the world.

Duration:00:27:56

The Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee

11/5/2020
After some time the Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee reconvenes. In this weeks meeting, NorthConnex and how it has inspired bigger, longer, better tunnels.

Duration:00:35:43

The Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee

9/3/2020
In this week's meeting, could sidewalk drinking turn Sydney into a cosmopolitan European city and intel about the new NSW committee for cancelling major events.

Duration:00:51:53

The Even Greater Sydney Planning Committee

8/28/2020
In this week's meeting, HG Nelson and James Valentine plan the new Sydney ferry adrenaline rides as passengers are told to duck as they pass under bridges.

Duration:00:51:29

When families wear matching clothes

8/26/2020
Are more families dressing in matching clothes? James was sent photos of a family's christening with Mum, Dad and children teaming with a colour theme. It seems the practice was also popular in the 1970s.

Duration:00:23:27

The Even Greater Sydney and State Planning Committee

8/21/2020
In this week's meeting, whether a 'Fatso the fat-arsed wombat amnesty' could uncover the statue stolen from the Olympic stadium.

Duration:00:52:07