Episode 55 – Censucising part 2

In this episode Annie and I discuss the results of the 2016 Census. Did enough people complete it to get any statistics? Listen to find out. Stuff we discussed: Get the low down directly from the ABS. And some more analysis from Business Insider. Music credits to...

Episode 52 – Podiversary

Happy Podiversary! In this episode I’ll reflect on 12 months of podcasting by going back to where it all began. I’ll pick out a few of my favourite moments, and let you know what’s in store for the future. Thanks to everyone who has contributed so far, you all rock!...

Episode 50 – Happy birthday Mrs Windsor

In this episode I’m joined by Kate as we discuss today’s public holiday, the Queen’s Birthday. Why is it in June? Why do we celebrate it? Listen to find out! Stuff that we discussed: All the details of the Order of Australia can be found here. The highest honour is...

Episode 49 – Treaty yeah

In this episode I’m joined by Annie as we discuss that great 90’s Yothu Yindi song, Treaty. Or more to the point we’ll discuss the substance of that song – a treaty. What is it? And why is it still such an important concept? Stuff that we discussed:...

Episode 47 – Committee as you are

In this episode Kate and I discuss parliamentary committees, what they are, why they exist and who gets to be on one! Why aren’t they more widely known in society? Things we discussed: Are committees in the Constitution? It turns out there is a passing reference...