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There's great music and interesting guests from Australia and all parts of the globe. You'll hear conversations about food, travel, science, music, books, personal finance, sport, film, astronomy, fashion, gardening, relationships, collectables and much more.

There's great music and interesting guests from Australia and all parts of the globe. You'll hear conversations about food, travel, science, music, books, personal finance, sport, film, astronomy, fashion, gardening, relationships, collectables and much more.
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Location:

Melbourne, VIC

Description:

There's great music and interesting guests from Australia and all parts of the globe. You'll hear conversations about food, travel, science, music, books, personal finance, sport, film, astronomy, fashion, gardening, relationships, collectables and much more.

Language:

English

Contact:

Overnights ABC Radio GPO Box 9994 Melbourne, Vic, 3001 1300 800 222


Episodes

Zimbabwe .. Myanmar .. We background the latest International News

11/22/2017
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What is the background to the situation in Zimbabwe - what happens next? What about other trouble spots around the world?

Duration: 00:39:34


Creating an Environment for Birds

11/21/2017
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Bringing Birds into your Garden

Duration: 00:41:40


Our Sports Stars Overseas

11/21/2017
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We don't hear about them as much as we should - the Australian sports stars who are doing so well overseas. They shine in many different fields, the NBN, Soccer, Golf, Motor Racing - even Ten Pin Bowling.

Duration: 00:37:11


Lionel Murphy – The Achievements and the Controversy

11/20/2017
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Lionel Murphy still inspires controversy 30 years after his death. What really happened? What have we learnt from the recent release of archival papers? And has the achievements of his life been overshadowed by this controversy?

Duration: 00:37:50


History of Fishing

11/19/2017
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How has recreational and commercial fishing developed in Australia? How did indigenous people fish before the arrival of white settlers? Why didn’t these settlers and explorers learn from them? Trevor Chappell discussed with Anna Clark author of ‘The Catch – the Story of Fishing in Australia”

Duration: 00:38:33


How age can affect your brain (and what you can do to stop it)

11/17/2017
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It can shrink your waistline, but turns out exercise could do the opposite for your brain.

Duration: 00:12:03


Shine like it does: The life and music of Michael Hutchence

11/17/2017
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Twenty years on, the legacy of Michael Hutchense shows no sign of fading.

Duration: 00:22:11


The world game in Australia: when we started playing soccer, our greatest moments and the reason it isn’t our national sport

11/17/2017
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Despite its global popularity & the many Australians who play, some say it has yet to reach its potential

Duration: 00:48:24


DVD Review: The House & Spiderman: Homecoming

11/16/2017
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Are these major studio flicks worth a watch?

Duration: 00:20:24


Water Safety: with a hot summer forecast, adults need to be more vigilant than ever

11/14/2017
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It can happen in seconds – would you know what to do if you found yourself faced with a situation where someone was drowning?

Duration: 00:36:34


The history of Australian rock and pop: the record producers

11/12/2017
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They’re often given little or no credit, but when it comes to making an incredible single or album, producers are like an extra member of the group.

Duration: 00:36:24


Spot on the map: Dunkeld, Victoria

11/11/2017
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This small Victorian town has earned itself a reputation as a destination for 'foodies'.

Duration: 00:21:47


Getting stronger to live longer

11/10/2017
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You don’t need to be Arnie to be healthy, but you could learn a thing or two from the famous bodybuilder.

Duration: 00:14:24


The legend of Ned Kelly: his life, his legacy and his representation in Australian media

11/10/2017
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Almost every Australian would be familiar with the legend of Ned Kelly

Duration: 00:46:20


Guns in Australia: how many, what are they used for and how safe are they?

11/9/2017
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Numbers of guns in the hands of Australians have risen over the past decade. So how easy is it to get a gun?

Duration: 00:45:46


Do what you wanna do: making a career change later in life

11/8/2017
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What's holding you back from changing your career?

Duration: 00:35:24


Johanna from Redcliffe Melbourne Cup tribute

11/7/2017
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It was with great sadness to hear one of Overnights' regular callers, Johanna from Redcliffe, had passed away. She always had great tips for the Melbourne spring racing carnival and it felt like another special win could happen.

Duration: 00:02:44


The death of the Australian motor industry

11/5/2017
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How did we get to the point where Australia doesn't have a car manufacturing industry?

Duration: 00:38:54


I do: the history of marriage

11/2/2017
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What does 'traditional marriage' actually mean? Probably not what you think. The history of marriage holds some surprises.

Duration: 00:45:41


Don't go baroqueing my heart

11/1/2017
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Ever wondered what a classical composer adds to a piece of music? Joffrey Ballet maestro Scott Speck leads the dance.

Duration: 00:35:30

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