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Breakfasters Music, news, sport, weather, information, special guests and regular segments each morning with Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.
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Brunswick East, VIC

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Music News

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Breakfasters Music, news, sport, weather, information, special guests and regular segments each morning with Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

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English

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(03) 93881027


Episodes

Breakfasters 10th-14th of December

12/13/2018
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This week on Breakfasters, the team chat about nerd parties; boxer and bronze world medal holder, Kristy Harris drops by the studio, Triple R regular Michael Harden talks about the best and worst foods of 2018; editor Paola Balla chats about The Lifted Brow new issue titled “Black Brow”; and Bob Brown and Paul Thomas come onto the show to chat about their latest book “Green Nomads: Wild Places”.

Duration:01:09:17

Breakfasters 3 - 7 December

12/6/2018
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This week on Breakfasters, Professor Ary Hoffmann drops by to discuss the threat of climate change and how it's measured. Josh Earl calls in to talk about the live show of his podcast "Don't You Know Who I Am," which is raising money for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation and is sure to be well-attended by 'J-earl Scouts.' Sarah, Jeff and Geraldine talk about why they dislike the term bucket list and the experiences most people put on them, and the inevitability of talking about how hot it...

Duration:00:43:13

Breakfasters 26 - 30 November

11/25/2018
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Triple R regular Casey Bennetto swaps his Superfluity host hat to talk up "The Show of the Year," in which he sings songs that sum up 2018 and author Jadan Carroll tells us about his new book "Definitely the Best Dogs of All Time." Meanwhile, the team chats about the hidden meaning of proverbs and what not to get your colleague in Secret Santa. Plus, Friday Funnybugger Laura Dunneman showcases her second ever radio play featuring magnificent acting from Elizabeth, Jeff and Geraldine.

Duration:00:25:57

Breakfasters podcast - 19-23 November

11/22/2018
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Director Jessica Leski talks about her film 'I Used to be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story'; David Marr drops in to reflect on his career and new book; Michael Harden talks up edible hemp during Food Interlude; Plus the team chat about bad office Christmas parties and the perils of schoolies week.

Duration:01:01:24

Breakfasters - 12 - 16 November 2018

11/15/2018
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Director Susie Dee discusses the new show Broken being played at 45downstairs; Shaun Micallef chats about his new book The Uncollected Plays of Shaun Micallef; comedian Catherine Tate talks about The Catherine Tate Show Live being performed at The Palais; and Geraldine talks about her adventures getting attacked by eagles and swimming with sharks. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:01:00:31

Breakfasters 5 - 9 November 2018

11/9/2018
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Olmo Salvatore joins Sarah and Geraldine for a chat with director Sarah Goodes & actor Kamil Ellis about the Melbourne Theatre Company's new show 'Astroman.' Then Jeff returns to the studio for regular segment 'Wednesdare' and a talk about accidentally-on-purpose inserting yourself into a story you were never part of. Plus, funeral director and theatre director Scott Turnbull shares the goss on his appropriately titled new show "The Director," which tells you everything you ever wanted to...

Duration:00:37:47

Breakfasters Podcast 29 October - 2 November

11/1/2018
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This week the Breakfasters speak to guests Braden and Zach about Aunty Donna "The Album Tour," Seth Stephen-Davidowitz about his book "Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are " and Michael Harden for regular segment Food Interlude. Plus, Sarah, Jeff and Geraldine talk scary stories, not recognising your gym guy and hang out with Friday Funnybugger Laura Dunneman.

Duration:01:05:16

Breakfasters Podcast 22-26 October

10/25/2018
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This week the team chat about holiday wine tasting; Palaeontologist Ben Francischelli features on weird science chatting about how whales evolved from land creatures; the team chat about hangover cures; author Chloe Hooper speaks about her latest novel “The Arsonist: A Mind On Fire”; Nat Harris is the Friday funnybugger; and Child Psychiatrist Dr Julie Stone chats about the health of the 52 children on Nauru. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow, Sam Cummins and Geraldine Hickey

Duration:00:56:51

Breakfaster Podcast 8-12 October

10/12/2018
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This week, Geraldine gets her first aid certificate; Sarah shares some of her car dramas; the team are joined by Pacharo Mzembe & Ratidzo Mambo actors in Mambo apart of Melbourne Festival; author Clare Wright writer of “You daughters of freedom: The Australian who won the vote and inspired the world; and Eddo meets Kasey Chambers. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:00:52:43

Breakfasters Podcast - 1st-5th October

10/4/2018
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This week, Michael Harden speaks about eating insects on “Food Interlude”; Geraldine and Sarah speak about their adventures at the Melbourne show; Stuart Coupe chats about his latest book “Roadies: The Secrets History of Australian Rock n Roll”; ABC journalist, Laura Tingle speaks about her quarterly essay “Follow the Leader: Democracy and the Rise of the Strongman”; and finally the team chat about homecoming queens. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:01:04:36

Breakfasters Podcast - 24th-28th of September

9/27/2018
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The team chat about their weekend activities; director Benjamin Gilmour and actor Sam Smith comes onto the show to speak about their film “JRGA”; the team chat about the words squirting and oozing; Joanne Ryan comes onto the show to chat about her upcoming show “Eggsistentialism” which will be appearing at the Melbourne Fringe Festival; Simon Hinkley is back on feature creatures chatting about scorpions. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:00:47:43

Breakfasters podcast - 17th-21st September

9/21/2018
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The team chat with Stuart Daulman about his show “Death of a Daulman” happening at Melbourne Fringe Festival; the team did some improvising about writing prompts; Birdman shares some information about magpies on this week’s feature creatures and Mike McRae comes onto the show to have a chat about his latest book “Unwell: What makes a disease a disease?”. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:01:14:44

Breakfasters 10-14 September

9/14/2018
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This week Mia Timpano speaks about her show “Speaking Of Which: The Science Of Conversation” that will playing at Melbourne FRINGE festival; Sarah is the centre of attention on Trauma Tuesday; Michael Harden talks about food interlude; director Ben Lawrence chats about his latest film “Ghosthunter”; and the team chat about airport phone dramas. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:00:51:16

Breakfasters Podcast: 3-7 September

9/7/2018
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The team welcome back John Safran who will be performing "Jew Detective: Sarcasm is not a crime" at Yarraville Laughs; Zoe Coombs Marr and Mish Grigor chat about "Ich Nibber Dibber"; Wednesdare is back, the team have a discussion about being scared; long time Breakfaster friend, George Megalogenis chats about his book "The Football Solution: How Richmond's premiership can save Australia"; and the team are introduced to the Disdain Game. With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and...

Duration:01:04:18

Breakfasters Podcast 27-31 August

9/6/2018
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The team chat about things you don't have to like as you grow older; Wednesdare is back; Jackson Castiglione comes onto the show who is an artist from Field Theory "ICON" which will be appearing at Melbourne Fringe Festival; Mark Triffitt will be chatting about "The West's Age Of Retreat" Piece in Pursuit; Sisonke Msimang who is appearing at MWF will be chatting about her book "Always Another Country". With presenters Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.

Duration:00:53:36

Breakfasters Podcast 6th - 10th August 2018

8/9/2018
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The team chat with Juha Kaakinen about homelessness week and Finland's approach to homelessness; Geraldine shares her experience with helping someone become a captain; writer Carey Gillam comes onto the show to talk about her latest book "Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science"; AFL footballer Bob Murphy chats about his book "Leather Soul: A half-back flanker's rhythm and blues"; the team chats about curating film marathons and finally director Catherine...

Duration:01:05:59

Breakfasters Podcast 30th - 3rd August

8/3/2018
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Jeff and Sarah speak with Jill Stark about her book "Happy Never After: Why the happiness fairytale is driving us mad"; Matt chats with the team about problematic 90's TV shows; Geraldine talks about being forced to become a comedian in the least expected place; 'Feature Creatures' sees Simon Hinkley exploring botflies; director Debra Granik talks about her film "Leave No Trace" which will be screening locally at MIFF; and Matt is the centre of attention as our Friday Funnybugger. With...

Duration:01:05:21

Breakfasters Podcast 23rd -27th July

7/27/2018
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On this week's Breakfasters podcast, Geraldine, Jeff and Sarah speak with Sami, Madeline and Jacki Van Beek who are the writers, directors and actors of the hit new film "The Breaker Upperers"; Wednesdare is back; the team chat with comedians "Rhett & Link"; the team share thoughts about reinventing themselves; Dr. Tristan Rich comes onto the show to chat about pets and desexing and reproduction on this week's Feature Creatures; and finally the team chat about Helpy Helperson at Melbourne...

Duration:01:08:00

Breakfasters Podcast 16th-20th July

7/20/2018
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On this week's Breakfasters podcast, Geraldine, Jeff and Sarah speak to Dr. Peter Thorne about CSIRAC, Australia's first computer; Melbourne Writers Festival 2018 Artistic Director Marieke Hardy stops by to discuss this years program; comedian Laura Dunemann gets the team to read her new script about Trump meeting the Queen; and the tea, share their thoughts on being smug at the gym, online shopping, Muppets VHS's and Geraldine has someone opening her old mail.

Duration:00:50:41

Breakfasters Show 9th-13th of July.

7/13/2018
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This week, the Breakfasters team chat with writer and perfomer Amer Hlehel, who has a show called "TAHA" at the Arts Centre; the team chat about terot cards and spirts; Geraldine speaks about her holiday break and how she pretended to be an Australian wildlife expert in LA; Ricky-Lee Erickson chats about gaint spider crabs on this week's Feature Creatures; and Steve Ellen and Catherine Deveney come onto the show to chat about their upcoming book "MENTAL".

Duration:00:50:18