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.


Types of Depression    

When does sadness or melancholy become depression - when does it become an illness?

Autumn Tasks  

How do you prepare for winter - what are the outdoor rituals you look forward to?

Insect Migration  

Have you noticed the annual migration of some insects - perhaps butterflies or bogong moths - do you look forward to their arrrival in your patch?

VC Winners  

Do you know the stories of Australia's Victoria Cross recipients?

Single Teacher Schools  

Did you go to a single teacher school? What was it like for students of all ages to be together?

Spot on the map - Ararat, Victoria  

Follow us as we take a trip to a small town with a sad past.

Tips to keep your heart tip top  

The heart. It's pretty important. So how can we keep it healthy?

The shadow men and women of the Australian army  

How much do you know about the people in khaki who put their lives on the line to keep our country safe?

Preparing for a post-antibiotic world  

It's looking more and more likely that time is running out for a medicine that many of us take for granted.

TV at the  Beach  

Do you enjoy TV programs set at the beach? Does watching 'Sea Change' or 'The Beachcombers' make you yearn to feel the sand under your feet?

Tiredness and sleep  

Feeling sleepy? Why do we get tired and how important is sleep?

Tiredness & Sleep    

Feeling sleepy? Why do we get tired and how important is sleep?

Cooking oils  

What oils should you use in cooking? What's good for frying and what should be used on a salad?

Cooking Oils  

What oils should you use in cooking? What's good for frying, what about salads?

Indian Food  

Think of Indian food and you'll think 'curry' but how much influence did the English have on this cuisine?

Martin Sharp  

Martin Sharp produced some of the most iconic images of the late 20th Century - from Hendrix to Luna Park. And himself - our picture!

History of Sewage in Australia's Cities    

There was a time no so long ago when toilets were out the back and the night-man would come down the back lane to empty it ! 

Post-apocalyptic movies  

Mad Max .. On the Beach ..are you a fan of post-apocalyptic movies?

Fake News  

Which news do you trust? Who has checked their facts?

Children's Play  

Children's play - how important is it and how has it changed?

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