Full Story

By The Guardian

Listen to a podcast, please open Podcast Republic app. Available on Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

Image by The Guardian

Category: News

Open in Apple Podcasts

Open RSS feed

Open Website

Rate for this podcast

Subscribers: 779
Reviews: 6
Episodes: 293

 Dec 4, 2023

 Sep 27, 2022
Terribly biased reporting. More interested in being WOKE than reporting facts. Very disappointing podcasts.

Matt L
 Feb 26, 2022
Top notch news and affairs analysis

 Dec 4, 2020
can you please not get people with a lisp to do the story, it makes it very hard to hear what theyre saying and its very distracting. if you cant talk properly then radio is NOT for you

 Feb 14, 2020
Great summary of current affairs and concerning issues. Especially good when you have no time to read everything about the topic of concern


You’ve seen the headlines, now hear the Full Story. Every weekday, join Guardian journalists for a deeper understanding of the news in Australia and beyond. You can support The Guardian at theguardian.com/fullstorysupport

Episode Date
Labor’s preventative detention minefield
Dec 06, 2023
Why is the Israel-Hamas conflict so deadly for journalists?
Dec 05, 2023
The secret plan to ‘hook’ the developing world on oil
Dec 04, 2023
How to avoid burnout
Dec 03, 2023
Newsroom edition: Should Albanese worry about his slump in the polls?
Nov 30, 2023
Geert Wilders and Europe’s lurch to the far right
Nov 29, 2023
The new Australian generation bucking political trends
Nov 28, 2023
Should police be first responders during mental health emergencies?
Nov 27, 2023
He’s back: Sam Altman and the chaos at the heart of the AI industry
Nov 26, 2023
Newsroom edition: how inequality exacerbates the climate crisis
Nov 23, 2023
Weight of the world part 3: The climate scientists who hold out hope
Nov 22, 2023
A truce agreement in Gaza
Nov 22, 2023
Weight of the world part 2:the climate scientists who copped it – podcast
Nov 21, 2023
Weight of the world part 1: the climate scientists who saw the crisis coming
Nov 20, 2023
Labor’s desperate scramble over immigration detention
Nov 19, 2023
Israel’s raid on al-Shifa hospital
Nov 17, 2023
Newsroom edition: Why is Australia more divided than ever?
Nov 16, 2023
How offshore windfarms became a lightning rod for misinformation
Nov 15, 2023
How the Big Four are making bank in a cost-of-living crisis
Nov 14, 2023
Inside the Optus crash
Nov 13, 2023
When Albanese met Xi - inside the diplomatic reset with China
Nov 12, 2023
Newsroom edition: why we shouldn’t switch off the news
Nov 09, 2023
Australia’s stance on a ceasefire in Gaza
Nov 08, 2023
Why the Qantas AGM blew up
Nov 07, 2023
The legal minefield of exposing cheaters online
Nov 06, 2023
Speaker Johnson, Israel, government shutdown and Virginia
Nov 05, 2023
Newsroom edition: the growing threat AI poses to journalism
Nov 02, 2023
Two presidents in two weeks: Albanese’s balancing act
Nov 01, 2023
‘We’re totally isolated’: inside Gaza as Israel’s war intensifies
Oct 31, 2023
Greg Jericho: a ‘silly’ rate rise won’t solve inflation
Oct 30, 2023
Bruce Lehrmann revealed as the “high-profile” man charged with rape
Oct 29, 2023
Newsroom edition: Australia’s response to the Israel-Hamas war
Oct 26, 2023
Firebombs and threats in the tobacco store turf war
Oct 25, 2023
How a contested history feeds the Israel-Palestine conflict
Oct 24, 2023
Katharine Murphy on Peter Dutton's polarising plan to win elections
Oct 23, 2023
Is overusing antibiotics sending us back to the ‘dark ages’ of health?
Oct 22, 2023
Newsroom edition: where does the EV high court case leave Labor’s strategy?
Oct 19, 2023
The deadly consequences of a ground invasion of Gaza
Oct 19, 2023
How to continue the fight for Indigenous rights
Oct 18, 2023
New Zealand’s shift to the right
Oct 17, 2023
How an Australian play is changing sexual assault trials
Oct 16, 2023
Trump, an Australian billionaire and the nuclear submarines
Oct 15, 2023
What ‘no’ means for Australia
Oct 14, 2023
Human catastrophe unfolds in Israel and Gaza
Oct 12, 2023
Amy Remeikis factchecks misinformation about the voice
Oct 11, 2023
How the Israel-Hamas conflict erupted
Oct 10, 2023
David Marr confronts his family’s history
Oct 09, 2023
‘We don’t want your backyard’: Briggs on why he’s campaigning for yes
Oct 08, 2023
Newsroom edition: why we don’t have time for politics when it comes to the climate crisis
Oct 05, 2023
The farcical political history of high speed rail
Oct 04, 2023
The voice AMA: The ‘father of reconciliation’ Patrick Dodson calls for ‘courage’ – Full Story podcast
Oct 03, 2023
Why are so many adults being diagnosed with ADHD?
Oct 02, 2023
Chinese Australians caught in a diplomatic rift
Oct 01, 2023
Anthony Albanese on the final push forward for the voice
Sep 29, 2023
Newsroom edition: a bird call to action
Sep 28, 2023
The voice AMA: Rachel Perkins on the final weeks of the campaign
Sep 27, 2023
What is Daniel Andrews’ legacy?
Sep 26, 2023
Hoot hoot for the powerful owl
Sep 25, 2023
The Murdoch succession
Sep 24, 2023
Newsroom edition: is the housing crisis finally being taken seriously?
Sep 21, 2023
The horrifying allegations against Russell Brand
Sep 20, 2023
Preparing for the worst bushfire season since black summer
Sep 19, 2023
The big Australian companies cashing in on healthcare
Sep 18, 2023
Could your clothes be making you sick?
Sep 17, 2023
Newsroom edition: is the no campaign's strategy of division here to stay?
Sep 14, 2023
Have the Greens lost the fight for renters’ rights?
Sep 13, 2023
The voice AMA: yes and no campaigners on ‘division’ and ‘dirty tactics’
Sep 12, 2023
The secret graves of the Stolen Generations
Sep 11, 2023
The chilling rise of AI scams
Sep 10, 2023
Newsroom edition: why competition is key to cleaning up Qantas’s mess
Sep 07, 2023
Why top execs are leaving the mining company with a ‘green vision’
Sep 06, 2023
Can Alan Joyce’s departure save Qantas?
Sep 05, 2023
Why wasn’t Lucy Letby stopped sooner?
Sep 04, 2023
Labor’s new rules for the gig economy
Sep 03, 2023
Newsroom edition: Is it too late for a respectful debate on the voice?
Aug 31, 2023
How the World Cup led to Spain’s #MeToo moment
Aug 30, 2023
The voice AMA: Thomas Mayo on the yes campaign’s ‘turning point’
Aug 29, 2023
The public Catholic hospitals refusing abortion access
Aug 28, 2023
Will Albanese’s new plan reduce your rent?
Aug 27, 2023
Newsroom edition: the end of Twitter and the future of digital journalism
Aug 24, 2023
Where did all the Antarctic sea ice go?
Aug 23, 2023
Are we on the cusp of a breakthrough on endometriosis?
Aug 22, 2023
Why does Australia have 2.8bn bottles of excess wine?
Aug 21, 2023
The wellness-to-conspiracy pipeline
Aug 20, 2023
Newsroom edition: Australia’s love affair with football – is this a new beginning? – Full Story podcast
Aug 17, 2023
The voice AMA: does voting no ‘maintain the status quo?’
Aug 16, 2023
Two Matildas on why it’s time for glory
Aug 15, 2023
Dear son, why I left you in Afghanistan
Aug 14, 2023
The mushroom mystery that has left a town reeling
Aug 13, 2023
Matildas v France 101 – Full Story podcast
Aug 11, 2023
Newsroom edition: nuclear power and Peter Dutton’s politics of diversion
Aug 10, 2023
The Australian activists risking jail to raise the alarm on the climate crisis
Aug 09, 2023
Leaks and a ‘lapse of judgment’ in the Sofronoff scandal
Aug 08, 2023
The voice AMA: Yolngu youth and MPs, Liberal and Labor, on the voice
Aug 07, 2023
What we need to know about young people and cancer risk
Aug 06, 2023
Everything you need to know ahead of Matildas vs Denmark
Aug 04, 2023
Newsroom edition: Will Albanese fight to win his biggest political gamble?
Aug 03, 2023
The teenager and senator trying to change climate laws
Aug 02, 2023
Why is Hollywood on strike (and why Succession’s Brian Cox is joining them)?
Aug 01, 2023
Why ugly fruit can help save the planet (and your pennies)
Jul 31, 2023
Amy Remeikis on rape culture, the good bloke myth and sex ed
Jul 30, 2023
Newsroom edition: how to protect Australians from scams
Jul 27, 2023
You’re cutting back but will that save the economy?
Jul 26, 2023
'The most important cassette on the planet': Steely Dan’s holy grail
Jul 25, 2023
What an El Niño summer would mean for Australia
Jul 24, 2023
How would a possible third indictment affect Trump’s 2024 run?
Jul 23, 2023
Newsroom edition: why can’t we face the reality of global heating?
Jul 20, 2023
The Voice AMA: Why is the yes campaign ‘so invisible’?
Jul 19, 2023
Why Australian schools fail those most in need
Jul 18, 2023
Payback or play? The orcas sinking yachts
Jul 17, 2023
PwC and the problem with political donations
Jul 16, 2023
Newsroom edition: the division driving the no campaign
Jul 13, 2023
Everything you need to know to enjoy the Women's World Cup
Jul 12, 2023
Ben Roberts-Smith v the media: part eight, the pursuit of truth
Jul 11, 2023
Can Biden solve his supreme court problem?
Jul 10, 2023
Crude, cruel and costly: robodebt revealed
Jul 07, 2023
Newsroom edition: what’s the furore over the cricket really about?
Jul 06, 2023
What you need to know about the 'miracle' drug Ozempic
Jul 05, 2023
A week of grief and fury in France
Jul 04, 2023
Anna Funder on the ‘invisible labour’ behind George Orwell’s writing
Jul 03, 2023
The Albanese government and the top end carbon bomb
Jul 02, 2023
Newsroom edition: how Icac found Gladys Berejikian to be corrupt
Jun 29, 2023
The ‘triumph of cruelty’ in Australia’s asylum seeker policy
Jun 28, 2023
What the Wagner group mutiny means for Ukraine, Russia and Putin
Jun 27, 2023
A deep sea explorer on the Oceangate disaster and the rise of submersibles
Jun 26, 2023
What will a second Trump term mean for Australia?
Jun 25, 2023
Newsroom edition: Does the ABC belong on TikTok?
Jun 22, 2023
Why Taylor Swift is the 'poet laureate' of our time
Jun 21, 2023
Why won’t the Labor government freeze rents?
Jun 20, 2023
Amy Remeikis on Higgins, Van and parliament's dark week
Jun 19, 2023
Medicare for the justice system: what happens when it stops?
Jun 18, 2023
Newsroom edition: Betting on a gambling ad ban
Jun 15, 2023
Why did Australian fashion fall to pieces?
Jun 14, 2023
Is the RBA pushing Australia into a recession?
Jun 13, 2023
Saving our threatened environment: Full Story live​
Jun 12, 2023
Are supermarkets price gouging in a cost of living crisis?
Jun 11, 2023
Ben Roberts-Smith v the media: part seven, a hero’s downfall
Jun 08, 2023
How are police, the courts and the media handling Bruce Lehrmann’s case?
Jun 07, 2023
The 14-year-old ‘written off’ by Queensland’s youth justice system
Jun 06, 2023
The AFL racism investigation that led nowhere
Jun 05, 2023
How a killing on the New York subway exposed a broken system
Jun 04, 2023
Ben Roberts-Smith v the media: part six, judgment day
Jun 01, 2023
The NSW towns where residents found metal in their blood
May 31, 2023
WA’s premier, Mark McGowan: political rockstar or Crood?
May 30, 2023
The Murdochs’ real-life succession drama
May 29, 2023
Why we need talk about antidepressant withdrawal
May 28, 2023
How the Guardian shaped (and shook) Australian media
May 25, 2023
Stan Grant stands down: Australian media’s racism problem
May 24, 2023
The deaths shining a light on ritual poison therapies
May 23, 2023
Missteps and misinformation on the voice to parliament
May 22, 2023
Should we trust private companies with government secrets?
May 21, 2023
Why gas is not the answer to our net zero ambitions, with Lenore Taylor
May 18, 2023
Sudanese Australians call for help as war breaks out
May 17, 2023
Amy Remeikis on one year of the Albanese government
May 16, 2023
Flight delayed? Airlines may be forced to compensate you
May 15, 2023
How Donald Trump was found liable for sexual abuse
May 14, 2023
Why we should avoid an immigration scare campaign
May 11, 2023
How Australian sports make money from gambling
May 10, 2023
A little help from Labor in a battlers’ budget – but is it enough?
May 09, 2023
The new evidence that could see Kathleen Folbigg walk free
May 08, 2023
Is Australia misusing its anti-terror powers?
May 07, 2023
Are young people being denied a fair go? with Lenore Taylor
May 04, 2023
The end of recreational vaping in Australia
May 03, 2023
Will Labor fix its single parents mistake?
May 02, 2023
Why is Prince Harry suing the Sun and other tabloid newspapers?
May 01, 2023
A Labor MP on breaking ranks over jobseeker – Full Story podcast
Apr 30, 2023
Fox News and the consequences of lies - with Lenore Taylor
Apr 27, 2023
Australia’s skyrocketing student debt
Apr 26, 2023
Australia’s plan to confront the changing face of warfare
Apr 25, 2023
Are nimbys to blame for Australia’s housing crisis?
Apr 24, 2023
Why does the RBA need to change?
Apr 23, 2023
Times are tough. Does Labor have the right priorities? – with Lenore Taylor
Apr 20, 2023
'Grey corruption' in the Andrews government
Apr 19, 2023
The Pentagon leaks: how did US security files end up on Discord?
Apr 18, 2023
Blowing the whistle on Australia’s 'broken' university system - podcast
Apr 17, 2023
Why is it hard to legalise cannabis in Australia?
Apr 16, 2023
Yes or no: party politics on the road to the voice
Apr 13, 2023
‘This is not a decision I took lightly’: Julian Leeser on his resignation from shadow cabinet
Apr 12, 2023
Why are western countries banning TikTok?
Apr 11, 2023
Thomas Mayo on why Peter Dutton is wrong about the voice
Apr 10, 2023
Trafficked: Marta – part four
Apr 09, 2023
Trafficked: the operation – part three | Full Story podcast
Apr 08, 2023
Trafficked: the closed door – part two
Apr 07, 2023
Trafficked: the trap – part one
Apr 06, 2023
The case for the four-day work week
Apr 05, 2023
Cotton Capital: the bee and the ship – examining the Guardian’s links to slavery
Apr 04, 2023
‘Chicken feed’: why the Greens are blocking Labor’s $10bn social housing plan – Full Story podcast
Apr 03, 2023
The global banking crisis and Australia’s mortgage problem
Apr 02, 2023
The Liberal party is in crisis, can it recover?
Mar 30, 2023
Australia’s queer community is under attack – are our laws letting it down?
Mar 29, 2023
Aston byelection: Dutton’s high-stakes battle for the suburban Melbourne seat
Mar 28, 2023
Turning words into actions: the next steps for the Indigenous voice
Mar 27, 2023
Australia’s kids are hooked on vapes – what are we doing about it?
Mar 26, 2023
How Labor swept to power in NSW – and what’s next?
Mar 25, 2023
Does Labor’s climate policy meet this critical moment?
Mar 23, 2023
Why were neo-Nazis at an anti-trans rally in Melbourne?
Mar 22, 2023
How the Catholic church is blocking survivor compensation claims | Full Story podcast
Mar 21, 2023
How AI fooled Centrelink, and could fool you
Mar 20, 2023
The BBC’s spectacular own goal
Mar 19, 2023
Aukus is here to stay, is it worth the risk? – with Lenore Taylor
Mar 16, 2023
How did robodebt collect debts unlawfully for five years?
Mar 15, 2023
Why is Australia spending up to $368bn on submarines?
Mar 14, 2023
Israel and the West Bank: a week of rage and rampage
Mar 13, 2023
The teals, farmers and traditional owners fighting Santos
Mar 12, 2023
‘Stop the boats’: Is the UK adopting Australia’s cruel mistakes? - with Lenore Taylor
Mar 09, 2023
The battle over Labor’s key climate policy
Mar 08, 2023
Ryan, Rugg and the right to work ‘reasonable hours’
Mar 07, 2023
Crikey, Fox News and Rupert Murdoch’s shocking testimony
Mar 06, 2023
What’s in the air in East Palestine, Ohio?
Mar 05, 2023
Is it OK to break an election promise? – with Lenore Taylor | Full Story podcast
Mar 02, 2023
Why are company profits soaring during a cost of living crisis?
Mar 01, 2023
The money, rules, and major players behind the voice referendum
Feb 28, 2023
The ‘wild west’ of online sperm donation in Australia
Feb 27, 2023
Searching for the first casualty of the war in Ukraine | Full Story podcast
Feb 26, 2023
Is super a tax dodge for the wealthy? – with Lenore Taylor
Feb 23, 2023
Queensland’s push to lock up more children
Feb 22, 2023
Australia’s ‘first fundamentalist Christian terrorist attack’
Feb 21, 2023
The people suing the government over the NDIS | Full Story podcast
Feb 20, 2023
Could the NSW election spell the end of another Coalition government?
Feb 19, 2023
Why we need to talk about happiness – with Lenore Taylor | Full Story podcast
Feb 16, 2023
Is this Australia’s turning point for concussion in sport? | Full Story podcast
Feb 15, 2023
Lidia Thorpe on Blak sovereignty and leaving the Greens | Full Story podcast
Feb 14, 2023
Could western tanks be decisive in Ukraine?
Feb 13, 2023
The five drivers of interest rates you need to watch
Feb 12, 2023
Can Labor set a new standard inside Parliament House? – with Lenore Taylor
Feb 09, 2023
A devastating earthquake in Syria and Turkey | Full Story podcast
Feb 08, 2023
Australia’s place in the power contest between the US and China
Feb 07, 2023
Medicare is broken, can Labor fix it?
Feb 06, 2023
Scammers are getting smarter. Are we ready?
Feb 05, 2023
Anthony Albanese on navigating an insecure world
Feb 04, 2023
Is Chalmers’ essay capitalist or communist? In defence of nuance – with Lenore Taylor
Feb 02, 2023
The deep roots of the crisis in Alice Springs
Feb 01, 2023
The code of omertà: how a mafia kingpin evaded police for 30 years
Jan 31, 2023
Ged Kearney on medical misogyny and her council to tackle it
Jan 30, 2023
Who gets to immigrate to Australia?
Jan 29, 2023
It’s getting hot in here: the return of El Niño
Jan 26, 2023
Wesley Enoch on Australia’s Day of Mourning | Full Story podcast
Jan 25, 2023
The Wieambilla shooting: Madelyn Train on her parents’ ‘chapter of evil’
Jan 24, 2023
Joe Biden, Donald Trump and those classified documents
Jan 23, 2023
Her own kind of leader – the legacy of Jacinda Ardern
Jan 22, 2023
The details on the Indigenous voice to parliament with Megan Davis
Jan 19, 2023
Five years in jail and 25 seeking justice: the malicious prosecution of Terry Irving
Jan 18, 2023
The arrest of Andrew Tate: the ‘king of toxic masculinity’
Jan 17, 2023
Portraits to go and prose like Tim Winton: ChatGPT and the rise of AI
Jan 16, 2023
David Marr on the life and legacy of Cardinal George Pell
Jan 15, 2023
Finding Australia’s most beautiful bookstore
Jan 12, 2023
Discomfort, discovery and hope during a day at the beach
Jan 11, 2023
What drawing has taught me about myself – Full Story summer
Jan 10, 2023
Waiting for a visa: the cabaret – Full Story Summer
Jan 09, 2023
Finding Afghanistan in the Australian outback – Full Story summer
Jan 08, 2023
Why Jane Austen is a ‘problematic fave’ for women of colour – Full Story Summer
Jan 05, 2023
A woman, a bike, an impossible goal? – Full Story Summer
Jan 04, 2023
In the synth gym with machines used by Kate Bush, Vangelis and R2-D2 – Full Story Summer
Jan 03, 2023
How to tell your parents you want to be a comedian – Full Story Summer
Jan 02, 2023
Cockatoo v human: the battle of the bins – Full Story Summer
Jan 01, 2023
Revisited: Uncovering the truth of a historic police shooting at Uluru
Dec 29, 2022
Revisited: the radical plan to move a country
Dec 28, 2022
Revisited: The ugly truth about beauty filters
Dec 27, 2022
Revisited: Australia’s first transgender priest on breaking ground and a bruising political debate
Dec 26, 2022
Revisited: Home to Biloela
Dec 25, 2022
Katharine Viner on 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Katharine Murphy on a year of political change
Dec 21, 2022
2022 in sport: the moments that took our breath away
Dec 20, 2022
2022 in culture: Australian music, prestige TV and awards show fiascos
Dec 19, 2022
Adam Morton on Australia and the climate crisis: what happened in 2022 and what’s next?
Dec 18, 2022
The most pivotal stories of the year – with Lenore Taylor and Mike Ticher
Dec 15, 2022
Building for end times: the boom in bunkers
Dec 14, 2022
How to Covid-proof your Christmas
Dec 13, 2022
The far-right radical in Israel’s new government
Dec 12, 2022
The legacy of Keating’s Redfern address – with Lorena Allam, Stan Grant and others
Dec 11, 2022
Robodebt: a devastating failure of policy – with Lenore Taylor
Dec 08, 2022
The draconian law that saw climate activist Violet Coco jailed
Dec 07, 2022
Imprisoned for being HIV positive
Dec 06, 2022
The Australian investors caught in the crypto crash
Dec 05, 2022
China’s zero-Covid protests
Dec 04, 2022
Have the Nationals derailed the voice to parliament?
Dec 01, 2022
Anthony Albanese and the new politics – with Katharine Murphy
Nov 30, 2022
How to fix Australia’s insurance crisis | Full Story podcast
Nov 29, 2022
A blow for independence in Scotland
Nov 28, 2022
Who will foot the bill for global climate disasters?
Nov 27, 2022
How did Daniel Andrews win his third Victorian election?
Nov 26, 2022
Are electric vehicles about to become affordable? – with Lenore Taylor
Nov 24, 2022
World Cup 2022: chaos, protests and a glimmer of hope for the Socceroos
Nov 23, 2022
Donald Trump re-enters the battleground for the presidency
Nov 22, 2022
Buy now, pay later and the revolving door of debt
Nov 21, 2022
The environmental impact of The Rings of Power
Nov 20, 2022
Is the cost-of-living crisis really a wages crisis?
Nov 17, 2022
The whistleblower tapes exposing racism in Queensland’s police force
Nov 16, 2022
Robodebt: a conspiracy or a stuff up?
Nov 15, 2022
Iran’s protest generation on why they won’t be silenced
Nov 14, 2022
Medibank: how hackers got your private health data
Nov 13, 2022
Has the Herald Sun turned the news into a distraction? – with Lenore Taylor
Nov 10, 2022
The radical plan to move a country
Nov 09, 2022