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An exploration of all things mental, All in the Mind is about the brain and behaviour, and the fascinating connections between them. Presented by Lynne Malcolm.
AWAYE! brings you diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from indigenous radio broadcasters around the world.
Background Briefing is investigative journalism at its finest, exploring the issues of the day and examining society in a lively on-the-road documentary style.
Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues.
Focusing on the physical, The Body Sphere is about the ways we use our bodies to create and compete, nurture and abuse, display and conceal. Presented by Amanda Smith.
Books + is the one-stop destination for bibliophiles, a digest of the week’s best interviews about books and writing across RN. Presented by Kate Evans.
Conversations features real people telling true stories. They might not be famous but they have seen and done amazing things.
Counterpoint tackles key social, economic and cultural issues in Australian life, challenging assumptions and giving voice to new and seldom-heard commentators.
Breaking news from Australia and around the world.
The Daily Planet provides a unique window into the world's diverse, traditional and innovative musics from jazz and blues to folk, art music and more. Join host and musician Lucky Oceans to get an insider's view on what makes music and musicians tick.
Jazztrack is the longest-running national jazz program in Australia, now presented regularly by Mal Stanley. The whole world of jazz is presented, including new and historical recordings and the ABC's own recordings in studios and at festivals. The...
Focusing on global affairs, business, culture and design, Monocle's mission is to keep an eye on the world. Featuring: The Culture Show: an international digest of music, art, film and media.The Entrepreneurs: Putting the spotlight on those driving...
Ira Glass combines documentary journalism with other kinds of storytelling: radio monologues, found tapes, short fiction and interviews. Sidestepping sensationalism, Ira and his staff serve up narrative epics that pinpoint, in the tradition of Studs...