Hindsight - Program podcast

ABC Radio National

Society & Culture, History

Hindsight is the only program on Australian radio devoted exclusively to social history. It offers new perspectives on well-known aspects of the past and brings to light those stories long-ignored on the public record. The memories of ordinary Australians are woven into complex, credible and satisfying documentaries. Hindsight is published every Sunday.


The story of an island institution, set in Sydney's beautiful Hawkesbury river, that was home to thousands of boys and men.

December 21st, 2014

Episode 65 of 71 episodes

Peat Island - a place of asylum.

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