The Conversation Hour with Jon Faine

ABC Local

Society & Culture

Known for his provocative and probing debate, quick wit and willingness to ask the stickiest of questions, Jon Faine delivers thought-provoking radio.


Live performance from extraordinary guitarist Raul Midon, and a great chat about the creative process with Dave Faulkner.

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The Amazing Race's Phil Keoghan

February 1st, 2017

Phil Keoghan on a gruelling bike ride in France, and Colin Lane on Australian comedy.

Brian Bourke was one of the barristers defending Ronald Ryan, who was the last man hanged in Australia. He still gets emotional talking about it fifty years later. Barry Dickins has recently published a book about the case.

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Telling stories with sound

January 30th, 2017

Headphones in the theatre, and a podcast from Manus Island.