100 episodes

Earshot presents documentaries about people, places, stories and ideas, in all their diversity.

Earshot ABC Podcasts

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.6 • 240 Ratings

Earshot presents documentaries about people, places, stories and ideas, in all their diversity.

    Searching for Trough Man

    Searching for Trough Man

    He emerged of Sydney's gay party scene of 1980s, a time of creative and sexual freedom. But where is he today?

    • 28 min
    Me, my half-sister and her biological mum

    Me, my half-sister and her biological mum

    The unlikely story of two half-sisters who connected late in life, a birth mother turned adoptive mother, and what can happen when biological relatives turn up out of the blue.

    • 28 min
    Broken by battle

    Broken by battle

    Australian forces took part in the conflicts in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Three soldiers share their experiences of those wars and returning home to face a battle of a different kind.

    • 50 min
    Antarctica, the Big Dead Place

    Antarctica, the Big Dead Place

    When a young American took up a position with the US Antarctic Program in the late '90s he imagined incredible adventures within a pristine landscape, but he found something completely different.

    • 28 min
    Secrets and sexuality: the cost of coming out

    Secrets and sexuality: the cost of coming out

    Every family has its secrets, but for people from the LGBTQIA+ community the 'secret' can be their true selves. We meet three young queer Australians at different stages of coming out.

    • 28 min
    After faith

    After faith

    What happens when you no longer believe in God, but still experience a God-shaped hole in your life?

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
240 Ratings

240 Ratings

lewcrush ,

The best in Australian journalism

Compelling and unpretentious journalism capturing every day life in Australia.

Chicken Potpar ,

Secrets, sexuality ... and sadness

A wonderful episode. I felt so sad about Ryan’s situation - trapped in a life of half truths.

Anonymous epicness ,

Captures real people.

Love the way it doesn't patronise working people. The show on shearers was a great example.

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