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The Daily Aus podcast is a five-minute entree to your news diet, and is presented by co-founders Sam (27) and Zara (25). Join them every weekday morning as they cover the news of the day in your language and take a deep dive into the biggest story of the day so that you’re armed with talking points when you meet your blind date, get caught chatting in the coffee line or have to face the in-laws. Over 350,000 Australians get their news from The Daily Aus on Instagram, and now they're hitting your headphones.

The Daily Aus The Daily Aus

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    • 4.8 • 311 Ratings

The Daily Aus podcast is a five-minute entree to your news diet, and is presented by co-founders Sam (27) and Zara (25). Join them every weekday morning as they cover the news of the day in your language and take a deep dive into the biggest story of the day so that you’re armed with talking points when you meet your blind date, get caught chatting in the coffee line or have to face the in-laws. Over 350,000 Australians get their news from The Daily Aus on Instagram, and now they're hitting your headphones.

    Teachers told us they aren't coping

    Teachers told us they aren't coping

    The government has warned Australia could face a shortage of up to 4,100 secondary school teachers in the next few years. And research released in May found 59% of secondary teachers wanted to quit. Education ministers are meeting in Canberra today to try and work out how to address the issue. But we wanted to know what teachers on the ground think. Hear what they had to say in today's deep dive.
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    • 11 min
    Saudi Arabia, golf and sportswashing

    Saudi Arabia, golf and sportswashing

    What happens when you mix Saudi Arabian royalty with lots of money and the world's best golfers? International outrage ensues. In today's deep dive, Sam and Zara discuss the controversial LIV Golf League, and what it means that Australia's best golfer will reportedly join the competition.
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    • 11 min
    Should junk food advertisements be banned for kids?

    Should junk food advertisements be banned for kids?

    The average 5 to 8 year old will watch 4 hours of junk food ads each year. But new independent MP, Dr Sophie Scamps wants to change that. She's proposing regulation in her first ever draft bill that could limit the advertisement of unhealthy products to after 9pm. But will the bill make it through parliament? Zara and Billi explore all that, and more, in today's deep dive.
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    • 9 min
    Pornhub, Visa and the court

    Pornhub, Visa and the court

    A U.S. court has found that Visa could be sued for conspiring to profit from child abuse material posted to Pornhub. So how did the financial services company get mixed up in all of this? And what will it mean moving forward? We'll tell you everything you need to know in the deep dive.
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    • 10 min
    What you need to know about Victoria's new stealthing and consent legislation

    What you need to know about Victoria's new stealthing and consent legislation

    The bill proposes an affirmative consent model, the criminalisation of stealthing and stronger laws on image-based sexual abuse. But what does it all mean, and how does Victoria compare to other jurisdictions? We'll explain all that, and more.
    If you need support with anything raised in this podcast, you can call 1800 RESPECT on 1800 737 732.
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    • 9 min
    The Beyonce, Uber and pizza venn diagram

    The Beyonce, Uber and pizza venn diagram

    The stock market has taken a hit, but not everyone is losing out. Maddy and Sophie from 'Your'e in Good Company' serve up a delicious slice of investment news for your Friday morning.
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    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
311 Ratings

311 Ratings

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Perfect for me!

Unpretentious, tight and easy to listen to! Perfect for my wondering brain! Ruby Teys x

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The best

This podcast is amazing! The news and info is so easy to understand, informative and well delivered😊

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Favourite news providers

Love listening to these guys every morning! They dumb everything down for me and explain everything going on in Australia and world wide. They provide no bias either and allow you to make your own judgments

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