108 episodes

The Front brings the unrivalled journalism of Australia’s national broadsheet to audio, featuring each day’s essential page one stories, journalists’ candid take on the issues that matter and behind-the-scenes insight from our newsrooms. 

To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

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The Front brings the unrivalled journalism of Australia’s national broadsheet to audio, featuring each day’s essential page one stories, journalists’ candid take on the issues that matter and behind-the-scenes insight from our newsrooms. 

To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    Serena the Great, and telling family secrets

    Serena the Great, and telling family secrets

    Serena Williams ‘evolves’ out of tennis - so what now for the sport, and one of the all-time greats? 

    Plus, Virginia Tapscott on what happens when a journalist exposes deep family secrets.

    To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    This episode of The Front is presented by Claire Harvey, produced by Kristen Amiet and Hareem Khan, and edited by Tiffany Dimmack. The multimedia editor is Lia Tsamoglou, and original music composed by Jasper Leak.
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    • 14 min
    Spend like a tech billionaire, and Queensland’s resort shame

    Spend like a tech billionaire, and Queensland’s resort shame

    Atlassian co-founders Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar stand to make - and spend - billions from a little-known share trading scheme in the next 12 months.

    Plus, a Kennedy Award-nominated investigation into Queensland’s crumbling island resorts.

    To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    This episode of The Front is presented by Claire Harvey, produced by Kristen Amiet and Hareem Khan, and edited by Tiffany Dimmack. The multimedia editor is Lia Tsamoglou, and original music composed by Jasper Leak.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 15 min
    Bennelong’s fate, and a New York nightmare

    Bennelong’s fate, and a New York nightmare

    The NSW Government teeters over a New York job scandal, as former deputy premier John Barilaro goes on the attack. 

    And the Eora man Bennelong is one of the most significant figures in Australian history - so why has nothing been done to commemorate his final resting place? 

    To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    This episode of The Front is presented by Claire Harvey, produced by Kristen Amiet and Hareem Khan, and edited by Joshua Burton. The multimedia editor is Lia Tsamoglou, and original music composed by Jasper Leak.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 14 min
    Silence of the bees, and CommGames cliffhanger

    Silence of the bees, and CommGames cliffhanger

    The remarkable scientific mission to save Australian agriculture from a bee parasite, as fears grow for precious crops including almonds and millions of bees are locked down or euthanised. 

    Plus, the Commonwealth Games wrap up in Birmingham. 

    To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    This episode of The Front is presented by Claire Harvey, produced by Kristen Amiet and Hareem Khan, and edited by Tiffany Dimmack and Joshua Burton. The multimedia editor is Lia Tsamoglou, and original music composed by Jasper Leak.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 14 min
    What now for the Greens, and a remarkable Stolen Generations story

    What now for the Greens, and a remarkable Stolen Generations story

    Why have the Greens capitulated to Labor’s climate policy - and what do they want in return? 

    Plus, how an Indigenous man stolen from his mother as a toddler rediscovered his culture through art and design.

    To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    This episode of The Front is presented by Claire Harvey, produced by Kristen Amiet and Hareem Khan, and edited by Tiffany Dimmack. The multimedia editor is Lia Tsamoglou, and original music composed by Jasper Leak.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 14 min
    A dictator’s Australian cronies, and what’s Nancy Pelosi up to?

    A dictator’s Australian cronies, and what’s Nancy Pelosi up to?

    United States Speaker Nancy Pelosi has made a contentious trip to the contested island of Taiwan – but is it in her job description?

    Plus, what agents of Cambodia’s repressive regime are doing in Australia.

    To find out more about The Front you can link here and for more from the newsroom at The Australian link here or search for The Australian in your app store.

    This episode of The Front is presented by Claire Harvey, produced by Kristen Amiet and Hareem Khan, and edited by Tiffany Dimmack. The multimedia editor is Lia Tsamoglou, and original music composed by Jasper Leak.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 14 min

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