11 episodes

Renowned Newcastle Herald sports journalist Barry Toohey interviews a legend of NSW rugby league and the Newcastle Knights each week, bringing his years of reporting experience - and extensive industry contacts - to offer a unique and in-depth behind-the-scenes look at the state's most popular sport.

Toohey's News, The Podcast is a production of the Newcastle Herald sports desk.

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    • 5.0, 17 Ratings

Renowned Newcastle Herald sports journalist Barry Toohey interviews a legend of NSW rugby league and the Newcastle Knights each week, bringing his years of reporting experience - and extensive industry contacts - to offer a unique and in-depth behind-the-scenes look at the state's most popular sport.

Toohey's News, The Podcast is a production of the Newcastle Herald sports desk.

    Alex McKinnon

    Alex McKinnon

    On the eve of the NRL's return, after it was shut down amid the coronavirus outbreak, Alex McKinnon opens up on Knights' Tyson Frizell signing and working with coach Adam O'Brien, and his life before and after his devastating injury in 2014.

    • 39 min
    Robbie O'Davis

    Robbie O'Davis

    The Newcastle Knights' famous fullback joins Barry Toohey to look back on his life before and after football.

    • 42 min
    Owen Craigie

    Owen Craigie

    Owen Craigie was a natural footballer - whip-fast on the field with a seemingly endless supply of natural talent. He was the youngest player ever to debut with the Newcastle Knights in 1995, but off the field, his road to NRL glory was paved with hardship. In an exclusive interview with the Newcastle Herald, Craigie opens up on his rise, fall and rise again with host Barry Toohey.

    • 44 min
    Scott Dureau

    Scott Dureau

    Scott Dureau began chemotherapy in the morning to treat the cancer that threatened to leave him with only two years to live. In the afternoon, he was back on the field to coach his Newcastle Knights 20s squad.

    • 31 min
    Matt Gidley

    Matt Gidley

    On the field, Matt Gidley is perhaps the only NRL player to have a pass named in his honour - the famous "Gidley Flick". Off the field, he lived through the Knight's most tumultuous years.

    • 31 min
    Marc Glanville

    Marc Glanville

    Marc Glanville bares all on the day he bared all ...

    • 25 min

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