Australian Story
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Australian Story: One Day At a Time

ABC March 30, 2020

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As Australia faces an unprecedented pandemic, we track the experience of five Australians on five different days: a choirmaster, an intensivist, a scientist, a psychiatrist, ...

As Australia faces an unprecedented pandemic, we track the experience of five Australians on five different days: a choirmaster, an intensivist, a scientist, a psychiatrist, and a school principal - each has had a unique response to the crisis.

One Plus One
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One Plus One: Jim Cassidy

ABC March 31, 2020

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Champion jockey Jim Cassidy is among the most colourful characters of Australian racing, with two Melbourne Cup victories - and more than a few controversies - to his name.

Champion jockey Jim Cassidy is among the most colourful characters of Australian racing, with two Melbourne Cup victories - and more than a few controversies - to his name.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Felicity Ward

ABC March 27, 2020

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Felicity Ward is a stand-up comic whose personal experience of mental illness is at the core of her comedy work. Though passionate about her career, she says persistent ...

Felicity Ward is a stand-up comic whose personal experience of mental illness is at the core of her comedy work. Though passionate about her career, she says persistent anxiety has dampened the joy of making people laugh.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Patricia Dennis

ABC March 26, 2020

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Patricia Dennis spent three years of her childhood in a Japanese-run internment camp in the Philippines during World War II. After escaping to Australia with her family, she ...

Patricia Dennis spent three years of her childhood in a Japanese-run internment camp in the Philippines during World War II. After escaping to Australia with her family, she became a successful model, actress and businesswoman.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Rory O'Neill

ABC March 25, 2020

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Rory O'Neill is an entertainer and gay rights activist whose flamboyant alter-ego - a seven-foot drag queen called Panti Bliss - became the face of Ireland's successful ...

Rory O'Neill is an entertainer and gay rights activist whose flamboyant alter-ego - a seven-foot drag queen called Panti Bliss - became the face of Ireland's successful marriage equality campaign.

Australian Story
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Australian Story: The Justice Principle

ABC March 23, 2020

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Three sisters from Melbourne's insular Jewish Adass community return to Israel to investigate why it's taking so long to extradite their former headmistress Malka Leifer back ...

Three sisters from Melbourne's insular Jewish Adass community return to Israel to investigate why it's taking so long to extradite their former headmistress Malka Leifer back to Australia to face sex abuse charges.

Australian Story
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Australian Story: Caught in the Act

ABC March 16, 2020

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Shane Jenek is the man behind drag queen superstar Courtney Act. It hasn't always been easy for Shane reconciling himself with Courtney's popularity but together they're ...

Shane Jenek is the man behind drag queen superstar Courtney Act. It hasn't always been easy for Shane reconciling himself with Courtney's popularity but together they're conquering the world via reality television.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Lydia Williams

ABC March 17, 2020

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Lydia Williams grew up straddling two worlds. The goalkeeper for the Matildas speaks with Tracey Holmes about securing equal pay for the team and finding herself through sport.

Lydia Williams grew up straddling two worlds. The goalkeeper for the Matildas speaks with Tracey Holmes about securing equal pay for the team and finding herself through sport.

One Plus One
28:06

One Plus One: Mandy Sayer

ABC March 13, 2020

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The daughter of a musician, author Mandy Sayer spent her early 20s tap dancing on the streets of America. She speaks with Melanie Tait about her childhood, her family, and her ...

The daughter of a musician, author Mandy Sayer spent her early 20s tap dancing on the streets of America. She speaks with Melanie Tait about her childhood, her family, and her beloved Kings Cross.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Mark Humphries

ABC March 12, 2020

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Satirist Mark Humphries is known for sending up the foibles of politicians. He speaks to Melanie Tait about his passion for television, his life before comedy, and his ...

Satirist Mark Humphries is known for sending up the foibles of politicians. He speaks to Melanie Tait about his passion for television, his life before comedy, and his obsession with musicals.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Christos Tsiolkas

ABC March 11, 2020

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Author Christos Tsiolkas is well-known for exploring Australian culture in his writing. He speaks with Kathryn Robinson about his life, his family, and turning his attention ...

Author Christos Tsiolkas is well-known for exploring Australian culture in his writing. He speaks with Kathryn Robinson about his life, his family, and turning his attention to religion in his book Damascus.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Louise Adler

ABC March 10, 2020

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Louise Adler is one of the most significant figures in Australian publishing. She speaks to Eleanor Hall about her love of books, her passion for publishing, and her ...

Louise Adler is one of the most significant figures in Australian publishing. She speaks to Eleanor Hall about her love of books, her passion for publishing, and her resignation from Melbourne University Press.

Australian Story
30:02

Australian Story: When Worlds Collide

ABC March 9, 2020

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The journalist and comedian paying a high price for dissent. Vicky Xu is an outspoken critic of China whose pursuit of stories about human rights and the mass detention of ...

The journalist and comedian paying a high price for dissent. Vicky Xu is an outspoken critic of China whose pursuit of stories about human rights and the mass detention of Uyghurs means she doesn't feel safe to return home.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Jane Needham

ABC March 6, 2020

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Jane Needham used her time as the president of the NSW Bar Association to promote equality of opportunity for women in the law. She speaks to Emma Alberici about her journey ...

Jane Needham used her time as the president of the NSW Bar Association to promote equality of opportunity for women in the law. She speaks to Emma Alberici about her journey and the difficulty in trying to effect change.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Matt Okine

ABC March 5, 2020

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Throughout his career, Matt Okine has made comedy out of life's darkest moments. The former triple j breakfast presenter speaks to Kathryn Robinson about cracking jokes, his ...

Throughout his career, Matt Okine has made comedy out of life's darkest moments. The former triple j breakfast presenter speaks to Kathryn Robinson about cracking jokes, his book, and becoming a father.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: Louise Herron

ABC March 4, 2020

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CEO of the Sydney Opera House and former lawyer Louise Herron speaks to Tracey Kirkland about being the caretaker of one of Australia's most iconic buildings, plus her very ...

CEO of the Sydney Opera House and former lawyer Louise Herron speaks to Tracey Kirkland about being the caretaker of one of Australia's most iconic buildings, plus her very public stoush with broadcaster Alan Jones.

One Plus One
28:00

One Plus One: David Campbell

ABC March 3, 2020

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David Campbell is an actor, TV presenter, and musician whose career has taken him to Broadway and beyond. Raised by his grandmother, his life changed at age 10 when told his ...

David Campbell is an actor, TV presenter, and musician whose career has taken him to Broadway and beyond. Raised by his grandmother, his life changed at age 10 when told his father was a rock star. He speaks to Melanie Tait.

Australian Story
30:15

Australian Story: Making His Mark

ABC March 2, 2020

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When Marlion Pickett took to the field in the 2019 AFL grand final, it set the scene for one of the most heart-warming moments in sporting history. Follow the father of four's ...

When Marlion Pickett took to the field in the 2019 AFL grand final, it set the scene for one of the most heart-warming moments in sporting history. Follow the father of four's journey from three years in jail to AFL debut.