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Broadcaster Fran Kelly leaves RN Breakfast after 17 years

Broadcaster Fran Kelly leaves RN Breakfast after 17 years

ABC broadcaster Fran Kelly has announced she’ll be stepping down from her role hosting the Radio National Breakfast program. The political journalist has been hosting the show for 17 years. Kelly announced her impending departure on air on Thursday morning. “I’ve been in this role for 17 years and I have loved every second of […]

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NSW man convicted over death threats to staff at the ABC’s Q+A program

NSW man convicted over death threats to staff at the ABC’s Q+A program

Warning: This article contains mentions of anti-LGBTQIA+ violence. A NSW man has sentenced to jailed for nine months after being found guilty of making death threats to the staff of the ABC program Q+A.  David William Wonnocott, pleaded guilty to the charges after telling police that he was offended by the amount of times the […]

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Jack Charles & Nakkiah Lui star in new ABC comedy ‘Preppers’

Jack Charles & Nakkiah Lui star in new ABC comedy ‘Preppers’

ABC’s new six-part comedy series Preppers launches on ABC TV on Wednesday November 10 at 9.10pm, with all episodes available to binge on ABC iview. Starring the multi-talented Nakkiah Lui, Preppers delves into the crazy world of ‘prepping’ – that is, preparing for the end of days. Written by Lui and Gabriel Dowrick and directed […]

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Innies + Outies: New ABC podcast explores coming out (and staying in)

Innies + Outies: New ABC podcast explores coming out (and staying in)

Everyone comes out in their own way, in their own time. ABC Podcast Innies + Outies brings you fascinating stories from diverse LGBTQIA+ Australians about coming out or staying in. Hosted by Walkley Award-winning journalist Mon Schafter, the ABC is proud to launch this new podcast on National Coming Out Day, Monday 11 October 2021. […]

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Gay men to feature on next season of ABC’s ‘You Can’t Ask That’

Gay men to feature on next season of ABC’s ‘You Can’t Ask That’

The next season of ABC’s award-winning series You Can’t Ask That is seeking questions and participants for its seventh season. Over the past six seasons, more than 10,000 Australians have sent in curious, shocking, and often hilarious questions, and 427 Australians have bravely taken a seat to answer those questions, helping us understand their lives. Season […]

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New ABC series explores the experiences of women in politics

New ABC series explores the experiences of women in politics

The ABC launches a new series Ms Represented this evening telling the story of women in politics. Joining host Annabel Crabb to look through history and share their own experiences are women from across the political divide including Julia Gillard, Julie Bishop, Natasha Stott Despoja, Sarah Hanson-Young, Bronwyn Bishop, Ros Kelly, Marise Payne and many others. […]

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‘Australian Story’ spotlights paediatrician & gender expert Dr Michelle Telfer

‘Australian Story’ spotlights paediatrician & gender expert Dr Michelle Telfer

An upcoming episode of Australian Story takes a closer look at the life and work of Associate Professor Dr Michelle Telfer. A world leader in treating gender dysphoria in trans and gender diverse young people, Dr Telfer has been a pioneer in lifesaving treatments for young Australians. Dr Telfer’s work has also drawn heavy criticism from […]

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Trent Zimmerman tells Martyn Iles: “I have no intention of repenting being gay”

Trent Zimmerman tells Martyn Iles: “I have no intention of repenting being gay”

Federal Liberal MP Trent Zimmerman has a clear message for Martyn Iles, the head of the Australian Christian Lobby. “I have no intention of repenting being gay,” the Liberal member for North Sydney said during his appearance on the ABC’s Q+A program on Thursday night. The declaration came as Iles, the Managing Director of the […]

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Wil King chats to us about ‘Why Are You Like This’

Wil King chats to us about ‘Why Are You Like This’

Actor Wil King is one of the stars of the ABC’s new comedy series Why Are You Like This. In the six part series he plays Austin, who alongside friends Mia and Penny navigates the challenges of life. Each 30-minute episode follows the adventures of Mia (Olivia Junkeer), Penny (Naomi Higgins) and Austin (Wil King) as they […]

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Catherine McGregor to host new show on Sky News

Catherine McGregor to host new show on Sky News

Political commentator, writer, military veteran and trans woman Catherine McGregor is set to host a new show on Sky News. The former Queenslander of the Year will be behind the desk on an upcoming current affairs program, The McGregor Angle. McGregor says she has been treated with respect by the Sky News team, comparing her experience […]

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