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12:15 logo The Weekend Australian

The Weekend Australian

Readings live from the newspaper

Coming Up

13:15 close up woman picks up from doorstep newspaper with magazine inside

Saturday Newspaper Feature Magazines

Readings – magazine features

'Lend us your ears, and we'll read you the world'

Tune in to 2RPH's radio reading service each day! A variety of programs features readings from daily newspapers, articles from magazines as well as periodicals such as Women's Day, The Economist, The Big Issue, New Scientist and National Geographic.

Other program features include three daily book readings, extracts from a variety of publications on topics such as health, music, art, entertainment, science, and much more.

Our audience comprises:

  • The blind and vision impaired
  • People fitted with cochlear implants learning to hear
  • People learning English as a second language who read along with the daily newspaper broadcasts
  • Commuters, taxi drivers and truckies
  • People at work, particularly shift workers who miss the morning news
  • Hospital patients, the elderly and housebound who can listen to the newspapers read to them from the comfort of their beds or lounge chairs

Latest news

RPH appoints new chair

Thu, 19 February 2015

The Australian board of RPH has appointed a new chair and vice chair.

We're delighted to announce Vaughn Bennison (manager of 7RPH in Tasmania) is the new chairperson.

And the vice chair is our own Nicci Lindemann (manager here at 2RPH in Sydney).

2RPH ambassador Jono Coleman receives OAM

Mon, 26 January 2015

Jonathan Coleman received a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for service to the broadcast media industry and to the community.

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