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Breakfast is the show the nation’s political class wakes up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and interviews with the leaders and thinkers that matter.

Breakfast is the show the nation’s political class wakes up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and interviews with the leaders and thinkers that matter.
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Melbourne, Vic

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Breakfast is the show the nation’s political class wakes up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and interviews with the leaders and thinkers that matter.

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@RNBreakfast

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English

Contact:

ABC Radio National Breakfast GPO Box 9994 Sydney 2001 (02) 8333 1367


Episodes

Saint Sister's 'Shape of Silence'

11/12/2018
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Saint Sister are an electro-folk duo and they've just released their first album, called "Shape of Silence".

Duration:00:08:32

Law Report with Damien Carrick

11/12/2018
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The Government's Indigenous Procurement Policy sets a target for the number of government contracts that go to Indigenous businesses.

Duration:00:04:11

SA and WA hay donated to Qld graziers

11/12/2018
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Thousands of bales of donated hay will be delivered to drought stricken farmers in southwest Queensland over the next few days.

Duration:00:07:05

TV with Michael Bodey

11/12/2018
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In 1993, a stand-off between the FBI and the leader of the Branch Davidian cult, David Koresh, captivated the world's media before leading to a tragic end live-on-tv.

Duration:00:05:36

Barrenjoey Road: What happened to Trudie Adams?

11/12/2018
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In the last instalment of the ABC TV documentary the Barrenjoey Road investigative team reveal new information that could uncover the location of the remains of the missing teenager.

Duration:00:10:31

Labor floats introducing Minister for Loneliness to tackle social isolation

11/12/2018
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A landmark report released late last week found one in four Australians are lonely, with negative consequences for their physical and mental health and even their life expectancy.

Duration:00:09:26

Schoolies' risky antics abroad

11/12/2018
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New research shows 75 per cent of schoolies will be involved in risky activities in southeast Asia potentially voiding their travel insurance — that's if they even have it.

Duration:00:06:12

Politics with Paul Bongiorno

11/12/2018
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Columnist with The Saturday Paper, Paul Bongiorno, joins RN Breakfast from our Parliament House studio to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.

Duration:00:05:36

Sister Patricia Fox warns of increasing human rights violations in Philippines

11/12/2018
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Rodrigo Duterte cancelled the Australian nun's visa after she spent almost three decades working with the poor and disadvantaged and advocating for human rights in the Philippines.

Duration:00:11:03

Sport with Warwick Hadfield

11/12/2018
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RN Breakfast's Sports Commentator Warwick Hadfield joins Fran Kelly to bring you news from the world of sport.

Duration:00:04:44

Gender pay gap narrows but women still paid less for same work

11/12/2018
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Men take home on average $25,000 a year more than women doing the same work. The Workplace Gender Equality Agency's director Libby Lyons said that's because there's an "action gap" on addressing gender pay equity.

Duration:00:07:30

Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee dies aged 95 — World News with Madeleine Genner

11/12/2018
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Stan Lee and Jack Kirby founded the company in 1961, beginning with The Fantastic Four.

Duration:00:02:37

Morrison's comments on Bourke St attack hurt fight against Islamic radicalisation, Muslim community leader says

11/12/2018
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Prime Minister Scott Morrison repeated his calls for the Muslim community to do more to counter radical Islam — but Muslim leaders say they shouldn't be blamed.

Duration:00:12:03

Controversy over APEC summit cost in Papua New Guinea

11/12/2018
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But a former Australian High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea said "it's a moment of hope" and "we need to be supportive of our neighbour as it tries to step forward into a new space".

Duration:00:08:43

Steam Australia

11/11/2018
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The role of steam trains in Australia's nation building is explored in a new book featuring images from one of the largest collections on railways.

Duration:00:05:12

The Health Report with Norman Swan

11/11/2018
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New research has now analysed risk factors for heart attacks to see whether they are more deadly in men or women at different ages — particularly when women are relatively young.

Duration:00:07:01

Protecting Melbourne against future terrorist attacks

11/11/2018
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"Unfortunately when you have extreme incidents like this they're so hard to predict or prevent ... It's about continuing efforts to make our city safer," Melbourne Lord Mayor Sally Capp said.

Duration:00:09:48

Double J: Robyn

11/11/2018
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It's the Swedish pop artist's first album in eight years — it's called "Honey".

Duration:00:05:40

Bitter End: Corporate crisis at the ABC

11/11/2018
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Four Corners investigates the corporate crisis that engulfed the ABC, which saw "change agent" Michelle Guthrie sacked just halfway through her contract, and the then chairman Justin Milne resign amid allegations of political interference.

Duration:00:07:52

Vic Police continue to investigate motive for Bourke Street attack

11/11/2018
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Police had no knowledge that Hassan Khalif Shire Ali was planning the Bourke Street stabbing attack.

Duration:00:10:57