Thomas Caldwell is joined in the co-host chair this week by Cerise Howard... Thomas and Cerise discuss The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader and Soudain le vide (Enter The Void); Nick Matteo and Paul Byrne review La Horde, available on DVD through Hopscotch; Cerise reviews La Refuge; Thomas speaks with Daniel Scharf regarding DigiSPAA, Sandra Duncanson and Cam Thompson about their animated television series, Capital High; Sophie Harcourt Stone reviews Fair Game; Tara Judah reviews two horror films, Devil and The Last Exorcism; and Nick and Paul close out the show with reviews of the DVD releases of Eureka and Centurion.

Direct download: Film-Buffs-Forecast-20101204.mp3
Category:Filmbuffs -- posted at: 12:22am AEDT

Thomas Caldwell and Simone Ubaldi bring you film festival madness this week... Thomas spoke with the Japanese Film Festival Director Masafumi Konomi; Thomas and Simone discuss Due Date; Tommy Blum is in the studio to discuss the 48 Hour Film Project; Paul Byrne, Nick Matteo and Paul Harris discuss the comedy documentary, The Aristocrats, out now on DVD through Dendy; Thomas and Simone chat with Ivan Malekin, Director of the Made In Melbourne Film Festival; Thomas speaks with Patrick Hughes, writer and director of Red Hill; and Thomas is joined by Lee Zachariah and Paul Anthony Nelson to close the show with discussions of Lebanon and Monsters.

Direct download: Film-Buffs-Forecast-20101127.mp3
Category:Filmbuffs -- posted at: 9:19pm AEDT

In this special Christmas edition, Alicia Sometimes and Jeff Sparrow talk to Stephen Hall about his book Wisdom Up. Plus George Dunford drops in to share his favourite books of the year.

Direct download: Aural-Text-20101222.mp3
Category:Aural Text -- posted at: 4:02pm AEDT

In this edition, Alicia Sometimes and Jeff Sparrow meet David Astle and discuss his new book, Puzzled.

Direct download: Aural-Text-20101215.mp3
Category:Aural Text -- posted at: 3:51pm AEDT

In this special edition, the team, joined by John Arnott,  broadcast live from the Royal Botanic Gardens.  They have a heap of guests who discuss all the exciting projects happening at the RBG. 

Direct download: Dirty_Deeds_-_20101003.mp3
Category:Dirty Deeds -- posted at: 4:30pm AEDT

In the final show for the year, Laurel, Digger and Olive are joined by Myrtle and Huon.  In this bumper last edition, the full crew turn the show over to the listeners and answer all their questions.

Direct download: Dirty_Deeds_-_20101219.mp3
Category:Dirty Deeds -- posted at: 6:36pm AEDT

In addition to the usual segments, a very excited crew talk to authors Jackie French and Kevin Walsh.  They also give advice to some keen garners on the phone.

Direct download: Dirty_Deeds-20101212.mp3
Category:Dirty Deeds -- posted at: 5:33pm AEDT

In this BBQ day special, the team cover the usual "in my garden" segment, answer questions from the massive crowd and talk to special guest the Birdman, Shaun Dooley.

Direct download: Dirty_deeds_20101205.mp3
Category:Dirty Deeds -- posted at: 4:29pm AEDT


Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical Radio with Rob Jan. This week: The second of five two hour Summer holiday specials in which we: farewell Blake Edwards and Texas Science Fiction and Fantasy author John Steakley, revisit Doctor Who- The Telemovie, the 1980s zombie film Dead & Buried, Tron and Tron Legacy, check out what Christmas Telly has in its goody (and baddy) sack and lay an "Aye" upon Tim Power's 1988 Voodoo Pirate novel On Stranger Tides, which has partly inspired Pirates Of The Caribbean #4.

For playlists, show notes, the T.V Geek and news see the 3RRR website at and follow @zerogrobjan on Twitter.

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Zero G broadcasts live from Melbourne Australia on Mondays at 1pm AEST on 3RRR (102.7FM). To stream or to find out more, go to

Direct download: Zero-G-20101220.mp3
Category:Zero G -- posted at: 5:45pm AEDT


Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical Radio with Rob Jan. This week: The first of five two hour Summer holiday specials in which we: farewell Norman Hetherington and Gus Mercurio, revisit Doctor Who: Talons Of Weng-Chiang and The Caves Of Androzani, the 1990s vampire film Innocent Blood, the Kurosawa classic -Throne Of Blood, and go viral with the Iron Man Motion Comic- Extremis and the zombie apocalypse novel, Dead City. (And you want more?).

For playlists, show notes, the T.V Geek and news see the 3RRR website at and follow @zerogrobjan on Twitter.

Subscribe via the iTunes store here.

Zero G broadcasts live from Melbourne Australia on Mondays at 1pm AEST on 3RRR (102.7FM). To stream or to find out more, go to

Direct download: Zero-G-20101213.mp3
Category:Zero G -- posted at: 5:30pm AEDT

About Us

3RRR is Australia's best known community radio station. Shows are streamed live from and may be heard in Melbourne by tuning in to 102.7 FM.


All the Breakfaster highlights that you need to start the day. At any time of the day!
...with your hosts Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.
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Byte Into It

Computer news, reviews and clues. Tech talk and opionated chat with feature interviews and regular guests covering games, Linux and Open Source, legal, new and social media, gadgets, Apple and more.
...with a rotating brains trust of opinionated tech commentators.
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Eat It!

Food for thought: recipes, hints and tips, interviews and a market reports.
...with Cameron Smith and guests.
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Einstein A Go Go

Discussion and dissection of science and science issues made digestible for public consumption.
...with Dr Shane, Dr Krystal & colleagues.
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Film Buffs Forecast

A program devoted to the world of film. Featuring contemporary and historical film, plus local and international guests, interviews and reviews.
...with Paul Harris.
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Graphic Nature

An exploration of the inspiring world of comic books, the culture that supports it, the creators, publishers & people behind the printed pages & digital screens pushing the medium on into the future, in Australia, and the world.
...with Zoran Ilievski and 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.
...with your hosts Ben Bushy, Adam Grubb, Sarah Coles and Kate Dundas.
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Interviews with people who tell stories, write stories or otherwise contribute to the narrative arts. With a focus on how stories are told, and why. Novels and narrative non-fiction. Performance and poetry. TV and stage production. Mythology and internet memes.
...with your hosts Elizabeth McCarthy and Louise Irving.
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Parallel Lines

How do arts, culture, science and design inform our everyday experiences in the world? Exploring the possible intersections of seemingly parallel lines through interviews, talk and a regular music segment each week.
...with your host Sara Savage.
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Plato's Cave

Informed, passionate, accessible and fun film criticism; Plato's Cave is a must for all serious and not-so-serious cinephiles.
...with Thomas Caldwell, Cerise Howard and Alexandra Heller-Nicholas.
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Radio Marinara

The team continues the great Marinara tradition of bringing you a quirky but informative look at all that is marine. Get to know all things wet and salty.
... with Bron Burton, Dr Beach, John Ford, Anthony Boxshall, Dr Surf, Dave Speller and Angeline Tew. Plus regular segment presenters Jeff Maynard and Hillary McNevin.
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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 special guests from around Australia and the globe.
...with Dr Mal Practice, McZiff, Dr Malice, Dr SK, Anna Bollocks, Dr Autonomy, Backman, BulkyBill, Deep Thought, Retina and The Tallman.
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Smart Arts

Visual art, theatre, film and literature
...with your host Richard Watts.
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The Grapevine

Current affairs you can engage with and participate in. Particular interest in social enterprise, urban planning, technology, education, craft and design. Plus the weekly Reading Room, where readers disciuss writing and ideas.
... with Kulja Coulston and Dylan Bird.
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Uncommon Sense

A weekly conversation about politics and current events, international affairs, history, art, books, and the natural world, to illuminate the issues faced by society and explore them in new ways.
...with your host Amy Mullins.
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Zero G

Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical. Movies, television, theatre, events, books, comics, humans, toys, Things, mathoms and oojahs!
...with Rob Jan and Megan McKeough.
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