Interviews, news and reviews ranging across the arts. On today's show Richard  speaks with shadow Arts Minister Mark Dreyfus, and Artistic Director of Darwin Festival Andrew Ross. Also LIVE from the Triple R Performance Space Richard talks with acclaimed Australian actor Colin Friels about his remarkable career and his latest play for Melbourne Theatre Company, David Hare's contemporary classic, 'Skylight'.

Direct download: SmartArts-_20160630.mp3
Category:Smart Arts -- posted at: 4:46pm AEST

Interviews, news and reviews ranging across the arts. On today's show Richard chats to artistic director of Nederlands Dans Theatre, Paul Lightfoot. The leader of The Arts Party, PJ Collins joins Richard on the line and Director of the Ian Potter Museum of Art, Kelly Gellatly stops by to discuss 'Max & Olive: The Photographic Life of Olive Cotton & Max Dupain'.

Direct download: SmartArts-20160623.mp3
Category:Smart Arts -- posted at: 3:55pm AEST


Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical Radio with Rob Jan & Megan McKeough. This week: a brief look at lesser known Bowie film THE LINGUINI INCIDENT; and get into the nitty gritty of the blockbuster INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE.


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Zero G broadcasts live from Melbourne Australia on Mondays at 1pm AEST

Direct download: Zero-G-20160627.mp3
Category:Zero G -- posted at: 12:25pm AEST

'Ethicurean' farmer Tammi Jonas joins us in studio to talk about the problems with your supermarket's bacon, and more ethical and tasty alternatives. Tammi with her family runs Jonai Farms in Central Vic raising pastured rare breed pigs, and she’s also something of an agrarian intellectual who writes, talks and organises towards a regenerative, ethical food system, including being the current President of the Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance.

Direct download: Greening-the-Apocalypse-20160628.mp3
Category:Greening the Apocalypse -- posted at: 11:01pm AEST

Plato's Cave - 27 June 2016

Independence Day: Resurgence, Everybody Wants Some!! and Mustang were discussed. With Thomas Caldwell, Josh Nelson and Alexandra Heller-Nicholas.

Direct download: Platos-Cave-20160627.mp3
Category:Plato's Cave -- posted at: 10:55pm AEST

DooLittle, Dr Training Wheels and Peri-Partum interview their guest Professor Dr Rob McGlaghlan, Director of Clinical Research at the Hudson Institute and a consultant endocrinologist at Monash Medical Centre. He talks about andrology with the team, what it is and what developments it has in regards to it's mens reproductive health. Also - in the light of the murder of British MP Joe Cox, the team talks about the way the media treats attacks on politicians and research done in regards on the mental health of attackers. There's also discussion on depressed kids and end-of-life choices in Victoria.

If you or someone you know needs help in regards to mental health, depression or issues relating to suicide please contact Lifeline - 13 11 14.

Direct download: radiotherapy19062016.mp3
Category:Radio Therapy -- posted at: 6:45pm AEST

Einstein A Go Go – 26 June 2016

Einstein A Go Go – 26th June 2016

Dr Euan, Dr Ray, Dr Shane

News Items: Travel bacterium, bio inspired adhesion, the Hubble space telescope budget, recently discovered Asteroid 2016H03,

First guest: Dr Sweta Iyer, WEHI Melbourne researchers have discovered a new way of triggering cell death, in a finding that could lead to drugs to treat cancer and autoimmune disease. More here

Second Guest: Emily Cohen - PhD Student Hudson Research Institute Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) describes the situation where a baby does not grow appropriately during pregnancy. It usually results from a poor functioning placenta, which compromises oxygen and nutrient delivery to the baby. More here

Third Guest: Associate Professor Hans Meij is the first Executive Director of the Melbourne Academic Centre for Health Are we elephants or mice? Do we survive by investing in a long qualitative life or by fast reproduction? Hans is an impassioned advocate for EMR’s and the use of the present digital opportunities to improve both patient’s health care and medical research.

Remember, “Science is everywhere”, including:

The Triple R website

The EAGG Podcast repository

and LIVE every Sunday at 11a.m AEST on RRR 102.7mHz FM

Direct download: Einstein_A_Go_Go_-_26_June_2016.mp3
Category:Einstein A Go Go -- posted at: 5:13pm AEST

This week Kulja speaks with the CEO of Environment Victoria, Mark Wakeham, about the environment policies of the different political parties.

Then historian, Dennis Glover, talks about the recent Brexit vote and the reasons behind it as well as current Australian politics

Finally Dr. Phil Alviano from the Master Builders Association of Victoria comes in to talk about Australian housing and the Master Builders event on small housing


Direct download: The-Grapevine-20160627.mp3
Category:The Grapevine -- posted at: 1:38pm AEST

Terri Allen brings us Bowiebranchia – the result of the combined passions of someone who is utterly devoted to both Bowie and nudibranchs, and has realised a startling connection between the two. Neil Blake talks about the need for citizen science, the Baykeeper network in Rye next week, a UN award for Port Phillip EcoCentre’s Gio Fitzpatrick, and ‘Be the Re-generation’ – engaging youth in local coastal monitoring and habitat improvement. Jeff Maynard brings us a special offering from his treasure chest of nautical aural treats. And Victorian Coastal Council’s (and Melbourne's favourite weatherman) Rob Gell talks about ‘Coast-to-Coast’ conference in Melbourne soon. Rob will also give us the official Community Cup weather forecast

Direct download: Radio-Marinara-20160626.mp3
Category:Radio Marinara -- posted at: 10:39am AEST

On this week's podcast a talkbreak about crappy themeparks and Comedian Ivan Aristeguieta comes in to talk about his show "Chorizo Sizzle" - part of the "Festival of Fully Baked Ideas". The Breakfasters share Creepy Stories and Hayley Inch discusses "Independence Day: Resurgence".

Direct download: Breakfasters_-_20160624.mp3
Category:Breakfasters -- posted at: 1:02pm AEST


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A show about cycling for anyone who has ever thought about riding a bike.
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Talking all matters horticultural in unique Triple R style and taking your calls seeking green fingered advice.
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Foodie stuffs.
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Einstein A Go Go

Weird and wonderful science! Discussion and dissection of science ideas made digestible for public consumption.
...with Dr Andi, Dr Shane & additives
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The cutting edge of contemporary and historical cinema/film, TV, video, DVD, reviews, film events, local and overseas guests.
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Greening the Apocalypse

There is a crack in everything, that's where the light gets in. Each week the Greening the Apocalypse team talk to the tinkerers and thinkerers, the freaks and geeks from permaculturists and eco-farmers to alt-tech innovators and peer-to-peer information networkers who are growing fascinating new systems through the fault lines of the old.
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Naturopathic advice & talkback
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Lime Champions

Stylish comedy for men and women looking to add some confusion to their lives.
...It features, in numerical order: Josh Earl, Damien Lawlor, and ladio herself Eva Johansen.
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On Air Bookclub

The Grapevine's On Air Bookclub, broadcasts monthly on Monday mornings at 10.30am, with Kulja Coulston, Donna Morabito and Josh Earl bangin' on about their latest read, and listener bookclubbers ringing and emailing in their 20 cents worth.
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Plato's Cave

Plato's Cave is a film criticism show presented by film critics Thomas Caldwell, Josh Nelson, Cerise Howard and Alexandra Heller-Nicholas. Each week the team record a half hour show where they take a critical eye to recent cinema and DVD releases, followed up by a debate on an issue relating to film and film criticism. Informed, passionate, accessible and fun; Plato's Cave is a must for all serious and not-so-serious cinephiles.
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Triple R's monthly guide to the world of wine is on hiatus. Unfortunately the presenters and producers of Plonk have too many other commitments to continue podcasting for the time being. Plonk may still appear on your radio over summer but for now, Plonk is Plunk.
...with Duncan Buchanan & Barney Flanders
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Radio Marinara

Radio Marinara is about our marine and coastal world. Starting in late 1996, Radio Marinara has long had a tradition of bringing you a quirky but informative look at all that is marine and coastal.
...Anthony Boxshall, Bron Burton & team RM
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Radio Therapy

Explores the lighter, more eccentric side of medicine. A team of irreverent doctors lampoon sacred medical cows, and shed light on a range of medical and psychiatric conditions.
...with Dr Mal Practice, BabyDoc, McZiff, Dr Malice, Dr SK, Dr VooDoo, Dr Autonomy and The Tallman.
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The Architects

Talk about buildings, places and stuff...
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The aRRRts pod

Highlights from the station's arts content plus podcast only arts interviews and reviews
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The Spin

They're back! Examining the worlds of politics and corporate media management.
...Richo, Delilah, Little Boy & friends
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Vital Vital Bits

A taste of Triple R's weekend breakfast, Vital Bits.
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Zero G

Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical. Popular culture, TV, books, magazines and toys.
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