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

Drugs, crime syndicates and money laundering – Inside the history of Australia’s illegal drug trade  

Due to lucrative profits and expansive borders, Australia has historically been a prime market for drug dealers.

Spot on the map - Dookie, Victoria  

You might not have heard much about this small rural town...

Uni Review - University of Western Australia  

Student referendums, alt-right on campus and higher ed funding

Burning rubber and adrenaline: the best car chases of all time  

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines.

Ruck & roll: interview with rugby and rock journalist Steve Mascord  

Seeing 52 gigs and games in a year is no easy feat

The truth about tomatoes  

There's more to this delicious fruit than meets the eye

Fully charged: electric cars in Australia  

It was once asked 'who killed the electric car' - but, now, it's should be 'who can stop them?'

DVD Reviews - film Eagle Huntress & TV series SS-GB  

You've probably studied history - but what about alternate history?

The Great Barrier Reef in Trouble  

What is the situation with the Great Barrier Reef?   How extensive is the coral bleaching;  does this mean the Reef is dying?   

After the goldrush: Regenerating the environment after intensive land use  

When intensive land practices damage the landscape and leave it in a state of disrepair, what are communities and businesses doing to clean up the mess?

After the goldrush - regenerating the environment after intensive land use has left the landscape in a state of disrepair  

When intensive land practices damage the landscape what are communities and businesses doing to clean up the mess?

The G20: An irrelevant talkfest or an opportunity to improve our lives  

Is the G20 an irrelevant talkfest or an opportunity to make decisions that improve all our lives? What happens at the G20 when those world leaders get together and is it worth the cost?

The G20  

An irrelevant talkfest - or an opportunity to make decisions that improve all our lives? What happens at the G20 when those world leaders get together and is it worth the cost?

A taste of the world: Discovering other cultures through food  

Expanding more than just your waistline through a love of food and how it can help us appreciate other cultures.

A taste of the world: discovering other cultures through food  

Expanding more than just your waste-line through a love of food and how it can help us appreciate other cultures.

Ned's mother, Mrs Ellen Kelly  

We know the story of Ned Kelly but how much do we know about the women in his life – particularly his mother - and how they influenced him?   

Ned's Mother :  Mrs Ellen Kelly.  

We know  the story of Ned Kelly - but how much do we know about the women in his life – particularly his mother - and how they influenced him.   

Spot on the map - Casterton, Victoria  

Welcome to the birthplace of the Australian kelpie breed.

Exercising for better health  

It can make you stronger and look good, but how should you do it to be healthy?

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