96 episodes

Every weekday, catch up with Sinéad Mangan as she explores news and analysis of national issues significant to regional Australians.

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    • 4.8 • 9 Ratings

Every weekday, catch up with Sinéad Mangan as she explores news and analysis of national issues significant to regional Australians.

    Regional Queensland voted for the Liberal National Party. What do they make of the Labor government and 'greenslide'?

    Regional Queensland voted for the Liberal National Party. What do they make of the Labor government and 'greenslide'?

    The election has left many in farming and mining regions worried about a broadening city/country divide

    • 30 min
    Lifelong renters giving up on dream of home ownership  

    Lifelong renters giving up on dream of home ownership  

    Many young renters are finding alternative investments outside home ownership

    • 30 min
    “A tale of two Australias” – Does the election show a growing divide between the city and the bush?

    “A tale of two Australias” – Does the election show a growing divide between the city and the bush?

    Does this election result point to an even bigger divide between the bush and metro voters?

    • 30 min
    “We’re trying as hard as possible to open every single one” – AEC calls in reinforcements to ensure regional Australians can cast a vote

    “We’re trying as hard as possible to open every single one” – AEC calls in reinforcements to ensure regional Australians can cast a vote

    A last-minute call-out has seen the electoral commission recruit an extra 7000 workers in the bush

    • 30 min
    Many regional voters in safe seats say they feel forgotten this election  

    Many regional voters in safe seats say they feel forgotten this election  

    With just two days until the federal election, some voters in regional Australia say they feel unseen and unacknowledged by the campaign from all sides of politics.

    • 30 min
    Is climate change the big issue for young Australians? We asked some.

    Is climate change the big issue for young Australians? We asked some.

    What's on the minds of some of the young people taking part in the big Take Over Shepparton event ahead of the federal election?

    • 30 min

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