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ABC (Australia)

AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. With key political interviews and stories about the Australian way of life, AM sets the agenda for the nation’s daily news and current affairs coverage.

AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. With key political interviews and stories about the Australian way of life, AM sets the agenda for the nation’s daily news and current affairs coverage.

Location:

Sydney, NSW

Description:

AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. With key political interviews and stories about the Australian way of life, AM sets the agenda for the nation’s daily news and current affairs coverage.

Language:

English

Contact:

Radio Current Affairs GPO Box 9994 Sydney 2001


Episodes

SAT MAY 30 - How will the travel bubble work?

5/29/2020
Plans for the Trans-Tasman bubble are gathering pace with suggestions it could be up and running by July. Saturday AM asks how travel is going to change and whether Pacific nations will be included.

Duration:00:30:10

Protests against police brutality continue in US

5/28/2020
Earlier this week, black man George Floyd died after a white police officer knelt on the back of his neck for almost 10 minutes.

Duration:00:03:10

Major legal victory for Palfreeman

5/28/2020
The country's highest court has thrown out an appeal by the prosecutor-general to have Jock Palfreeman returned to jail and his case reopened

Duration:00:03:27

Rugby league returns

5/28/2020
The game's one of the first sporting codes anywhere in the world to resume competition and fans are quite excited.

Duration:00:03:01

Childcare centres experience a resurgence in demand

5/28/2020
Free childcare has been a lifesaver for many parents but has left some centres on the financial brink.

Duration:00:03:28

Top women executives call on the government to extend childcare relief package

5/28/2020
When free child care was introduced, the government stressed it was temporary.

Duration:00:05:33

Australia, US and UK slam China for new security laws on Hong Kong

5/28/2020
The Chinese parliament formally approved new security laws yesterday, aimed at curbing dissent in the former British colony.

Duration:00:03:53

Major national institutions outline plans to re-open to the public

5/28/2020
The National Gallery of Australia will re-open its doors next week after being closed since mid March.

Duration:00:05:07

A vaccine could be coming, but who'll get it first?

5/28/2020
Manufacturing and distributing it in large enough quantities is likely to be highly challenging.

Duration:00:03:01

FRI MAY 29

5/28/2020
Australia's top women executives are call for free childcare to be maintained; Diehard fans watch rugby league through closed stadium gates; And protests against police brutality continue in the US.

Duration:00:29:46

Crowds come together to protest death of George Floyd

5/27/2020
Mr Floyd died shortly after a white police officer knelt on his neck for almost 10 minutes.

Duration:00:03:08

China crackdown on Hong Kong continues

5/27/2020
Police arrested 300 people who tried to protest against a new law criminalising disrespect of China's national anthem.

Duration:00:03:13

Blackwater residents nervous about possible spread of COVID-19

5/27/2020
Australia's youngest person to die of COVID-19 was from the area.

Duration:00:03:12

European Union unveils proposed $1.2 trillion recovery fund

5/27/2020
The package has the backing of economic powerhouses France and Germany but several other wealthy nations are resisting it, fearing it'll leave them overly burdened by debt.

Duration:00:03:08

Native title stoush taking toll on Indigenous elders

5/27/2020
A lengthy legal battle between traditional owners in the Pilbara and Australian mining giant Fortescue Metals reaches the High Court tomorrow.

Duration:00:03:08

Calls for better health and welfare regulation at Australian ports

5/27/2020
Crew from a ship docked in Fremantle have tested positive to COVID-19.

Duration:00:03:05

Coronavirus damaging mental health of young Australians

5/27/2020
New research from the Australian National University has found that while the mental health of people in all age groups is being affected by the pandemic the under 35s are hardest hit.

Duration:00:03:37

Bad weather postpones launch of SpaceX Dragon rocket

5/27/2020
The NASA astronauts were strapped in, the US President was there in person to watch but the historic resurgence of America's dominance in space wasn't to be

Duration:00:03:06

AM

5/27/2020
AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program

Duration:00:29:59

WED MAY 27 - PM calls for overhaul of workplace laws

5/26/2020
The Prime Minister asks unions and business to map out Australia's industrial relations future; And shock and relief as an Israeli court gives the green light for extradition proceedings against former Melbourne school principal and alleged paedophile, Malka Leifer.

Duration:00:30:32