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ABC and SBS gender affirmation leave: what it is and why it matters

Gender affirmation guidelines have recently been introduced at our national broadcasters – here's what that means for trans employees, and…

Spicks and Specks will bring back Adam Hills, Myf Warhurst and Alan Brough to our screens in 2022. Image: ABC
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Spicks and Specks' live-audience return is music to my ears

Adam Hills says he can't wait to get back into the studio with an audience for the music and comedy…

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Why do Australian TV panel shows suck? Funny answers only

They're cheap to make and can resonate with audiences. So why do we keep getting panel shows so wrong?

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Easter school holiday film and streaming guide 2022

Sort the whole family out with our streaming and movie guide for the school holidays.

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Julie Peters, ABC: trans stories on screen are getting better – at last

Having worked in TV for decades and transitioned in the 90s, Julie Peters is optimistic about the future.

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TV Review: A Dog’s World with Tony Armstrong

Debunking canine myths and celebrating dogs in all their individuality – this show is a soothing treat for the senses

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Jennifer Collins, Head of Factual at ABC: 'documentaries shape our lives'

Documentaries give a voice to those who might not be heard, says ABC's Head of Factual and Culture.

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$4.2 billion funding win for ABC and SBS but streaming reforms disappoint

More money for public broadcasters is good, but a 5% local quota for streaming services fails to impress.

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What's coming to the ABC in 2022?

Aunty turns 90 as an election looms but she's not slowing up with familiar and thrifty programming, plus some intriguing…

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TV review: Books That Made Us

This ABC and Blackfella Films production tries to get books back on the box but focuses too much on celebrity.

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