AM - Full Program

ABC News and Current Affairs

News & Politics

AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. Each morning it covers the stories the other current affairs teams follow for the rest of the day.


AM - Full Program - 01/10/2016

October 1st, 2016

Episode 62 of 63 episodes

On Saturday's program: Floods in south-east Australia are set to hit yet another community in their path. This morning homes and businesses are under threat from rising water at the town of Port Wakefield, north of Adelaide in South Australia; the HSC in New South Wales is undergoing a revamp, starting with next year's crop of Year Nine students who will need to reach at least band 8 or above in their NAPLAN tests, in order to even qualify for begin their HSC in Year 12; and data shows attempted suicides and overdoses are among the most common reasons paramedics are dispatched to Sydney's Star Casino with ambulances called to the venue on average 173 times a year since 2011.

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