Overnights

Overnights

Australia

Overnights is heard from 2am to 6am nationally on the ABC. There is great music and interesting guests from Australia and all parts of the globe. You'll hear conversations about food, travel, science, music, books, personal finance, sport, film, astronomy, fashion, gardening, relationships, collectables and much more.

Episodes

The Science of Energy Creation  

How is energy created and how efficient is the process?

Fake News  

To what extent is fake news being spread on social media ?

Guns N'  Roses  

Were Guns N'Roses the last of a dying breed  - the  great rock’n roll bands?

Living with the Locals  

William Buckley was just one of the Europeans who lived with indigenous communities in the early years of colonial history

Health and Fitness - Start your new year fitness now  

Don't wait for the new year to start an exercise routine

Why join a political party?  

Politicans cop a lot of flak but is joining a political party the best way to promote change?

Cemeteries  

Not just for the dead, but for the living

DVD Review - The Night Of and I Am Not A Serial Killer  

A film about a troubled teen with homicidal tendencies and a HBO series

A comparative look at education  

The best way to educate our children

The Air we Breathe  

Those smoggy days - how does air pollution affect the environment and our health?

Mining :  Boom now Bust?  

What has happened to the Mining Industry post the boom?

Molly Meldrum is bigger than life and he's got the stories to prove it  

Ah Well, Nobody’s Perfect. That's the title of Molly Meldrum's second memoir, capturing more of a life that is just too big to contain in one memoir.

The history of Australia’s prisons: Boggo Road Gaol  

Continuing our series on the history of Australia's prisons, we look at Boggo Road Gaol in Queensland

Boggo Road Gaol History  

Boggo Road Gaol is another prison with a notorious reputation – over the decades it became synonymous with rooftop riots, hunger strikes, protests and escapes. Here's Trevor Chappell with  Jack Sim who is Managing Director Boggo Road Gaol (Pty.Ltd. (His company has been running tours through the gaol for many years.)

Behind the lens with Bob King  

Australia's leading rock photographer

Spot on the Map - Crystal Brook, SA  

A little town named in 1840 by one of Australia's great early explorers

Health and Fitness - Top fitness trends for 2017  

Predictions of next year's fitness trends and fads

Loyalty cards  

Are they of any use?

A closer look at asthma  

Thunderstorm Asthma and the environmental factors that can trigger an attack

DVD Review - High-Rise and Down Under  

Tom Hiddleston's latest film and an Australian black comedy

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