Program Guide

Our program runs on a 4 week cycle of fortnightly and monthly programs as well as repeats.
This is currently week... 3

Monday

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06:15

Vantage Point

A look at life from the vantage point of The Holy Bible, examining spirituality in everyday life and personal experiences. Visit www.vantagepoint.org.au for more information.

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06:20

Christianityworks

If you yearn to live a life of meaning and purpose, joy and peace, then Christianityworks is for you: full of life-changing, practical Bible teaching. Visit https://christianityworks.com for more information.

06:30

Insight for Living

Insight For Living aims to provide simple, clear and relevant Bible teaching and resources that will help people better understand who Jesus is and will deepen their relationship with God.

juice, orange, muesli, banana
07:00

Breakfast

Start the day with newspaper headlines, stories, columns, horoscopes and more from the major newspapers to set you up for the day ahead.

Brought to you by Brazier Mobility

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07:30

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

A side profile of a business man
08:00

Profile

Readings of life stories of the famous, the infamous – and quiet achievers.

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08:45

Birth and Death Notices

Readings from The Sydney Morning Herald

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09:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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10:00

The Daily Telegraph

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

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10:00

The Newcastle Herald

Newcastle Only

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

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11:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

11:30

The Australian

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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12:40

Considered Opinion

A selection of 'Letters to the Editor' from all the major metropolitan newspapers.

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13:00

Lunchtime Book

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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13:30

Australian Women's Weekly

Repeat

Profiles of respected women, lifestyle articles, entertainment news and human interest stories - the Australian Women's Weekly has it all. Tune in to the program to catch a range of articles taken from the popular Australian magazine.

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14:00

Hear This

Readings from Vision Australia's library

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14:30

Griffith Review

Repeat

A popular program, the Griffith Review features articles from the Australian literary magazine of the same name. It has a variety of articles, including essays, memoirs, reportage, short fiction and poetry.

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15:00

Little Fictions

Week 1 Week 3

Little Fictions is a half-hour storytelling program presented by Sydney actor, Ella Watson-Russell. The show features contemporary short stories by authors from across Australia and read by actors, recorded at live performances or in studio. 

Missed an episode? Head to the Podcasts page to catch up on all the Little Fictions episodes.

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15:00

Ablequest

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings and interviews – news about the latest assistive technologies for people with disabilities. 

Missed an episode? Head to the Podcasts page to catch up on all the Ablequest episodes.

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15:15

2RPH Signals

Week 2

A 15-minute monthly program covering the latest 2RPH news. Expect to hear updates on the station, our volunteers, and insights into individual programs.

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15:15

2RPH Signals

Week 4 Repeat

A 15-minute monthly program covering the latest 2RPH news. Expect to hear updates on the station, our volunteers, and insights into individual programs.

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15:30

Food & Wine

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Readings from a number of sources – news about the good life

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15:30

At Home

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

At Home is a 30-minute program on all things ‘home’. From apartment living to acreage, life onboard a boat to a bayside mansion, and everything else in between, this program showcases readings from a variety of sources focused on the place we each call home.

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16:00

Features Forum

Readings from the comment, opinion and features pages of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Financial Review and The Conversation.

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17:30

Antiques Radio Show

Week 2

The Antiques Radio Show is a monthly program about antiques and the decorative arts, presented by Jolyon Warwick James. It explores news, reviews, events objects and goings on in the world of things that are old, beautiful or both – whether valuable or not!

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17:30

Antiques Radio Show

Week 4 Repeat

The Antiques Radio Show is a monthly program about antiques and the decorative arts, presented by Jolyon Warwick James. It explores news, reviews, events objects and goings on in the world of things that are old, beautiful or both – whether valuable or not!

The Paston Treasure, unknown artist, Dutch School, c1663, oil on canvas, Norfolk Museums Service. Image copyright: John Hammond

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17:30

New Voices

Week 3

New Voices is about the art of storytelling, featuring the work of new writers (most of whom are yet to be published); they provide listeners with writing tips, read a sample of their work, and are critiqued by a complete stranger. Tune in to New Voices to find your way back to why we all want to read and write stories to begin with - sharing experiences, making sense of the world, and creating worlds with words.

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17:30

New Voices

Week 1 Repeat

New Voices is about the art of storytelling, featuring the work of new writers (most of whom are yet to be published); they provide listeners with writing tips, read a sample of their work, and are critiqued by a complete stranger. Tune in to New Voices to find your way back to why we all want to read and write stories to begin with - sharing experiences, making sense of the world, and creating worlds with words.

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

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18:15

Children's Book

A 15-minute reading from a childrens' or young adult book.

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18:30

Lunchtime Book

Repeat

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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19:00

Get Together

Repeat

Readings – a kaleidoscope of items

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19:30

Leading the Way

Presented by Dr. Michael Youssef, Leading the Way explores today’s issues and provides Biblical solutions to the challenges Christians are facing today.

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20:00

Guardian Australia

Readings – news, sport, comment, analysis and reviews from Guardian Australia

20:30

Science & Environment

Repeat

Readings from Cosmos magazine

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21:00

Time Magazine

Repeat

Readings from both the hard copy and online versions of Time Magazine

21:30

Focus

Week 1 Week 3

Readings – technology and innovation from an Australian perspective

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21:30

Geographica

Week 2 Week 4

Readings from Australian Geographic and other environmental magazines

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22:00

The New Statesman

Repeat

Readings from Britain's current affairs and politics magazine

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22:30

Book at Bedtime

Episodic book readings

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23:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

Tuesday

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06:15

Vantage Point

A look at life from the vantage point of The Holy Bible, examining spirituality in everyday life and personal experiences. Visit www.vantagepoint.org.au for more information.

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06:20

Christianityworks

If you yearn to live a life of meaning and purpose, joy and peace, then Christianityworks is for you: full of life-changing, practical Bible teaching. Visit https://christianityworks.com for more information.

06:30

Insight for Living

Insight For Living aims to provide simple, clear and relevant Bible teaching and resources that will help people better understand who Jesus is and will deepen their relationship with God.

juice, orange, muesli, banana
07:00

Breakfast

Start the day with newspaper headlines, stories, columns, horoscopes and more from the major newspapers to set you up for the day ahead.

Brought to you by Brazier Mobility

happy couple, on couch, look ahead, man clicks remote
07:30

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

A side profile of a business man
08:00

Profile

Readings of life stories of the famous, the infamous – and quiet achievers.

sunset clouds over water
08:45

Birth and Death Notices

Readings from The Sydney Morning Herald

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09:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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10:00

The Daily Telegraph

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

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10:00

The Newcastle Herald

Newcastle Only

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

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11:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

11:30

The Australian

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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12:40

Considered Opinion

A selection of 'Letters to the Editor' from all the major metropolitan newspapers.

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13:00

Lunchtime Book

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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13:30

New Idea

Repeat

Readings – selected articles from the magazine

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14:00

The Savvy Investor

Week 1 Week 3

The Savvy Investor explores local and international money and finance news from a range of sources, including the Australian Financial Review, the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, as well as leading commentators.

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14:00

Choice Magazine

Week 2 Week 4

Readings from the fortnightly publication of the same name

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14:30

Health Matters

Readings from various newspaper and magazine articles related to health and well-being

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15:00

Good Food

Week 1 Week 3

Reading selected articles from The Sydney Morning Herald

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15:00

Good Food

Week 2 Week 4

Reading selected articles from The Sydney Morning Herald

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15:15

Read A Record

Nostalgic interlude – music and narration

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15:30

Frankie

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings from the magazine of that name for listeners in the 18–40 age bracket

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15:30

Men's Matters

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Men's Matters is a fortnightly program that covers articles on health, fitness, lifestyle, leisure and mental and physical wellbeing from a male perspective. It is presented by Robert Snars.

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16:00

Features Forum

Readings from the comment, opinion and features pages of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Financial Review and The Conversation.

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17:30

Woman's Day

Featuring news, gossip and interviews about Australian and international celebrities, as well as some lifestyle and recipes.

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

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18:15

Children's Book

A 15-minute reading from a childrens' or young adult book.

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18:30

Lunchtime Book

Repeat

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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19:00

Animal focus

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings - suggestions for you and your pet

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19:00

Animates

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Animates is a 30-minute program focusing on people with disabilities who find owning or being close to an animal helpful for everyday life. Presented by a team of volunteer presenters and producers, the program brings together interviews and stories about animals.

Missed an episode? Head to the Podcasts page to catch up on all the Animates episodes.

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19:30

Leading the Way

Presented by Dr. Michael Youssef, Leading the Way explores today’s issues and provides Biblical solutions to the challenges Christians are facing today.

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20:00

The Spectator

Week 1 Week 3

Readings from the weekly British magazine

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20:00

The New Yorker

Week 2 Week 4

Readings – selected articles from The New Yorker magazine

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20:30

Spectrum

Readings of selected articles from The Sydney Morning Herald weekend lift out

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21:00

Computalk

An informative program featuring articles on all things computers and technology.

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21:30

Green Advocate

Readings from various environmental magazines

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22:00

Yesterdays

Week 1 Week 3

Readings – historical items from The Daily Telegraph

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22:00

Telling Tales

Week 2 Week 4
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22:30

Book at Bedtime

Episodic book readings

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23:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

Wednesday

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06:15

Vantage Point

A look at life from the vantage point of The Holy Bible, examining spirituality in everyday life and personal experiences. Visit www.vantagepoint.org.au for more information.

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06:20

Christianityworks

If you yearn to live a life of meaning and purpose, joy and peace, then Christianityworks is for you: full of life-changing, practical Bible teaching. Visit https://christianityworks.com for more information.

06:30

Insight for Living

Insight For Living aims to provide simple, clear and relevant Bible teaching and resources that will help people better understand who Jesus is and will deepen their relationship with God.

juice, orange, muesli, banana
07:00

Breakfast

Start the day with newspaper headlines, stories, columns, horoscopes and more from the major newspapers to set you up for the day ahead.

Brought to you by Brazier Mobility

happy couple, on couch, look ahead, man clicks remote
07:30

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

A side profile of a business man
08:00

Profile

Readings of life stories of the famous, the infamous – and quiet achievers.

sunset clouds over water
08:45

Birth and Death Notices

Readings from The Sydney Morning Herald

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09:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

logo The Daily Telegraph
10:00

The Daily Telegraph

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

logo Newcastle Herald
10:00

The Newcastle Herald

Newcastle Only

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

logo BBC Worldwide
11:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

11:30

The Australian

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

A stock image of an old pen and paper
12:40

Considered Opinion

A selection of 'Letters to the Editor' from all the major metropolitan newspapers.

A stock image of an open book.
13:00

Lunchtime Book

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

squirls of colour through the spectrum
13:30

Spectrum

Repeat

Readings of selected articles from The Sydney Morning Herald weekend lift out

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14:00

The Monthly

Readings – Australian politics, society and the arts

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14:30

Travel Time

Learn all about the world through the comfort of your own home with Travel Time. The program features articles on national and international travel destinations, as well as different ways of travelling.

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15:00

Natural Health

Readings – from health related publications

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15:15

Read A Record

Nostalgic interlude – music and narration

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15:30

Accent on Asia

Repeat

Readings from the Asian press

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16:00

Features Forum

Readings from the comment, opinion and features pages of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Financial Review and The Conversation.

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17:30

Limelight

Week 1 Week 3


Readings – Australia's classical music and arts magazine providing a comprehensive array of news, CD and live performance reviews, interviews, in-depth features and more.

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17:30

Mindfood

Week 2 Week 4

Readings – smart thinking

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

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18:15

Children's Book

A 15-minute reading from a childrens' or young adult book.

A stock image of an open book.
18:30

Lunchtime Book

Repeat

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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19:00

People in Profile

Readings from newspaper Profile – features the background behind the public image

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19:30

Leading the Way

Presented by Dr. Michael Youssef, Leading the Way explores today’s issues and provides Biblical solutions to the challenges Christians are facing today.

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20:00

The Big Issue

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Readings from the fortnightly, independent magazine that is sold on the streets by homeless people

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20:00

Sporting Pages

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings – selected articles from the sporting press

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20:30

New Scientist

Readings from New Scientist magazine

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21:00

The Economist

Repeat

Readings – background to global current affairs from The Economist magazine

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21:30

Money Magazine

Week 1 Week 3

Produced by Vision Australia Radio, Money Magazine features articles from Australia's longest-running and most-read personal finance magazine, Money. It's easy-to-understand financial news, advice, reviews and awards.

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21:30

Choice Magazine

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings from the fortnightly publication of the same name

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22:00

Guardian Australia

Repeat

Readings – news, sport, comment, analysis and reviews from Guardian Australia

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22:30

Book at Bedtime

Episodic book readings

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23:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

Thursday

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06:15

Vantage Point

A look at life from the vantage point of The Holy Bible, examining spirituality in everyday life and personal experiences. Visit www.vantagepoint.org.au for more information.

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06:20

Christianityworks

If you yearn to live a life of meaning and purpose, joy and peace, then Christianityworks is for you: full of life-changing, practical Bible teaching. Visit https://christianityworks.com for more information.

06:30

Insight for Living

Insight For Living aims to provide simple, clear and relevant Bible teaching and resources that will help people better understand who Jesus is and will deepen their relationship with God.

juice, orange, muesli, banana
07:00

Breakfast

Start the day with newspaper headlines, stories, columns, horoscopes and more from the major newspapers to set you up for the day ahead.

Brought to you by Brazier Mobility

happy couple, on couch, look ahead, man clicks remote
07:30

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

A side profile of a business man
08:00

Profile

Readings of life stories of the famous, the infamous – and quiet achievers.

sunset clouds over water
08:45

Birth and Death Notices

Readings from The Sydney Morning Herald

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09:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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10:00

The Daily Telegraph

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

logo Newcastle Herald
10:00

The Newcastle Herald

Newcastle Only

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

logo BBC Worldwide
11:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

11:30

The Australian

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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12:40

Considered Opinion

A selection of 'Letters to the Editor' from all the major metropolitan newspapers.

A stock image of an open book.
13:00

Lunchtime Book

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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13:30

Woman's Day

Repeat

Featuring news, gossip and interviews about Australian and international celebrities, as well as some lifestyle and recipes.

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14:00

What's The Buzz?

What's the Buzz is a 30-minute information program, broadcasting a range of community announcements and things to see and do in NSW.

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14:30

Talking Vision

Interviews and information from Vision Australia for people with a vision impairment.

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15:00

New Horizons

News from Blind Citizens Australia

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15:15

Read A Record

Nostalgic interlude – music and narration

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15:30

The Spectator

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Readings from the weekly British magazine

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15:30

The New Yorker

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings – selected articles from The New Yorker magazine

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16:00

Features Forum

Readings from the comment, opinion and features pages of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Financial Review and The Conversation.

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17:30

The Koori Mail

A national newspaper 100% Aboriginal owned and self-funded, with news and stories focused on the issues that matter to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

A young girl lying on a book.
18:15

Children's Book

A 15-minute reading from a childrens' or young adult book.

A stock image of an open book.
18:30

Lunchtime Book

Repeat

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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19:00

New Idea

Readings – selected articles from the magazine

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19:30

Leading the Way

Presented by Dr. Michael Youssef, Leading the Way explores today’s issues and provides Biblical solutions to the challenges Christians are facing today.

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20:00

The New Statesman

Readings from Britain's current affairs and politics magazine

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20:30

Bookshelf

Week 1 Week 3

The perfect program for book lovers! Bookshelf reads book reviews and news from popular newspapers and magazines.

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20:30

Optimal Life

Week 2 Week 4

News, advice and advocacy information for seniors from a variety of publications. Proudly sponsored by Seniors Rights Service.

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21:00

Health Matters

Repeat

Readings from various newspaper and magazine articles related to health and well-being

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21:30

Monitor World

Readings from the online edition of The Christian Science Monitor

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22:00

History Today

Readings from History Today magazine – historic events, people and occasions revisited. “What Happened Then, Matters Now”.

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22:30

Book at Bedtime

Episodic book readings

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23:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

Friday

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06:15

Vantage Point

A look at life from the vantage point of The Holy Bible, examining spirituality in everyday life and personal experiences. Visit www.vantagepoint.org.au for more information.

A photo of the christianity works logo
06:20

Christianityworks

If you yearn to live a life of meaning and purpose, joy and peace, then Christianityworks is for you: full of life-changing, practical Bible teaching. Visit https://christianityworks.com for more information.

06:30

Insight for Living

Insight For Living aims to provide simple, clear and relevant Bible teaching and resources that will help people better understand who Jesus is and will deepen their relationship with God.

juice, orange, muesli, banana
07:00

Breakfast

Start the day with newspaper headlines, stories, columns, horoscopes and more from the major newspapers to set you up for the day ahead.

Brought to you by Brazier Mobility

happy couple, on couch, look ahead, man clicks remote
07:30

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

A side profile of a business man
08:00

Profile

Readings of life stories of the famous, the infamous – and quiet achievers.

sunset clouds over water
08:45

Birth and Death Notices

Readings from The Sydney Morning Herald

logo The Sydney Morning Herald
09:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

logo The Daily Telegraph
10:00

The Daily Telegraph

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

logo Newcastle Herald
10:00

The Newcastle Herald

Newcastle Only

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

logo BBC Worldwide
11:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

11:30

The Australian

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

A stock image of an old pen and paper
12:40

Considered Opinion

A selection of 'Letters to the Editor' from all the major metropolitan newspapers.

A stock image of an open book.
13:00

Lunchtime Book

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

13:30

Science & Environment

Readings from Cosmos magazine

A stock image of an old computer
14:00

Computalk

Repeat

An informative program featuring articles on all things computers and technology.

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14:30

Activated Arts

Week 1

Activated Arts is an in-depth multi-arts program. It’s entertaining and enlightening and provides provocative discussions about art, culture and disability. Join presenter Anthea Williams as she talks with artists and arts workers from right across the creative spectrum to explore relevant topics on art, culture and disability. Activated Arts is produced in partnership with Accessible Arts, NSW's peak arts and disability organisation.

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14:30

Activated Arts

Week 3 Repeat

Activated Arts is an in-depth multi-arts program. It’s entertaining and enlightening and provides provocative discussions about art, culture and disability. Join presenter Anthea Williams as she talks with artists and arts workers from right across the creative spectrum to explore relevant topics on art, culture and disability. Activated Arts is produced in partnership with Accessible Arts, NSW's peak arts and disability organisation.

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14:30

Geographica

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings from Australian Geographic and other environmental magazines

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15:00

Ablequest

Week 1 Week 3

Readings and interviews – news about the latest assistive technologies for people with disabilities. 

Missed an episode? Head to the Podcasts page to catch up on all the Ablequest episodes.

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15:00

Good Food

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Reading selected articles from The Sydney Morning Herald

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15:15

Read A Record

Nostalgic interlude – music and narration

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15:30

The Economist

Readings – background to global current affairs from The Economist magazine

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16:00

Features Forum

Readings from the comment, opinion and features pages of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Financial Review and The Conversation.

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17:30

Downunder

Readings – with a highly Australian bent

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

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18:15

Children's Book

A 15-minute reading from a childrens' or young adult book.

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18:30

Lunchtime Book

Repeat

One of our most popular segments, the Lunchtime Book Reading! Listen to contemporary fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics. The best bit? If you miss the first broadcast at 1pm, you can catch a repeat at 6:30pm. 

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19:00

Australian Women's Weekly

Profiles of respected women, lifestyle articles, entertainment news and human interest stories - the Australian Women's Weekly has it all. Tune in to the program to catch a range of articles taken from the popular Australian magazine.

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19:30

Leading the Way

Presented by Dr. Michael Youssef, Leading the Way explores today’s issues and provides Biblical solutions to the challenges Christians are facing today.

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20:00

The Monthly

Repeat

Readings – Australian politics, society and the arts

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20:30

Talking Vision

Repeat

Interviews and information from Vision Australia for people with a vision impairment.

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21:00

Time Magazine

Readings from both the hard copy and online versions of Time Magazine

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21:30

The Smithsonian

Week 1 Week 3

Readings from the official journal published by the Smithsonian Institution

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21:30

Galleries & Gardens

Week 2 Week 4

Readings – news and views from the world of art and public gardens

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22:00

Griffith Review

A popular program, the Griffith Review features articles from the Australian literary magazine of the same name. It has a variety of articles, including essays, memoirs, reportage, short fiction and poetry.

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22:30

Book at Bedtime

Episodic book readings

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23:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

Saturday

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07:00

People in Profile

Repeat

Readings from newspaper Profile – features the background behind the public image

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07:30

A Christian Science Weekly Perspective

‘A Christian Science Weekly Perspective,’ consists of articles previously published in the Christian Science Monitor that explain how people have overcome illness and other human problems through understanding this ever present law of God.

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08:00

Breakfast

Start the day with newspaper headlines, stories, columns, horoscopes and more from the major newspapers to set you up for the day ahead.

Brought to you by Brazier Mobility

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09:30

Filler

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09:45

Birth and Death Notices

Readings from The Sydney Morning Herald

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10:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

Readings – front page, national, local and world, business and editorial

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11:00

The Daily Telegraph

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

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12:00

Aviation Digest

Readings from the world of aviation.

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12:15

The Weekend Australian

Readings live from the newspaper

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13:15

Saturday Newspaper Feature Magazines

Readings – magazine features

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14:00

New Horizons

Repeat

News from Blind Citizens Australia

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14:00

The Newcastle Herald

Newcastle Only

Readings – front page, national, local, sport and editorials

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14:15

Features Forum

Readings from the comment, opinion and features pages of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Financial Review and The Conversation.

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16:00

Ageing with Attitude

Week 2 Week 4

Age is nothing. Attitude is everything. This program explores how older age can be a satisfying and emotionally healthy time of life. Living with joy, and understanding the inter-relationship of body, mind and spirit.

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16:00

Australian Police Journal

Week 1 Week 3

Australian Police Journal (APJ) is a program based on articles from one of Australasia’s pre-eminent non-fiction publications about policing. The feature articles read in this 30-minute program showcase contemporary policing issues and the investigation of historical crime cases. 

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16:30

Food & Wine

Week 2 Week 4

Readings from a number of sources – news about the good life

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16:30

Food & Wine

Week 1 Week 3

Readings from a number of sources – news about the good life

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17:00

The Smithsonian

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Readings from the official journal published by the Smithsonian Institution

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17:00

Galleries & Gardens

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings – news and views from the world of art and public gardens

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17:30

Downunder

Repeat

Readings – with a highly Australian bent

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

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18:15

Children's Book

A 15-minute reading from a childrens' or young adult book.

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18:30

Junior Journal

Readings – all kinds of interesting stuff for the younger generation

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19:00

The Koori Mail

Repeat

A national newspaper 100% Aboriginal owned and self-funded, with news and stories focused on the issues that matter to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

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19:30

30 Laps with Dick

Take the toll-free expressway to stories of interest around new cars, old cars and the people who built, designed, drove, raced and made them famous, and at some times, infamous.

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20:00

Travel Time

Repeat

Learn all about the world through the comfort of your own home with Travel Time. The program features articles on national and international travel destinations, as well as different ways of travelling.

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20:30

Little Fictions

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

Little Fictions is a half-hour storytelling program presented by Sydney actor, Ella Watson-Russell. The show features contemporary short stories by authors from across Australia and read by actors, recorded at live performances or in studio. 

Missed an episode? Head to the Podcasts page to catch up on all the Little Fictions episodes.

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20:30

The Big Issue

Week 2 Week 4

Readings from the fortnightly, independent magazine that is sold on the streets by homeless people

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21:00

Music Room

A music program

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21:30

Limelight

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat


Readings – Australia's classical music and arts magazine providing a comprehensive array of news, CD and live performance reviews, interviews, in-depth features and more.

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21:30

Mindfood

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

Readings – smart thinking

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22:00

Kaleidoscope

A kaleidoscopic look at stories and articles that reflect our multi-faceted world from sources including Spectrum, This England, The Oldie, Evergreen, Sydney Uni Alumni Magazine, the weekend papers and much more.

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22:30

Hear This

Repeat

Readings from Vision Australia's library

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23:00

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

Sunday

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06:30

Leading the Way - Sunday

Religion

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07:00

Hour of Power

Hour of Power is a 60-minute religious program from the US. It is hosted by Bobby Schuller, the grandson of founder and first host, Robert H. Schuller. The program explores how God and the Christian faith have changed people's lives for the better. Visit www.hourofpower.org.au for more information.

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08:00

Insight for Living - Sunday

Religion

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08:30

Get Together

Readings – a kaleidoscope of items

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09:00

Bookshelf

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

The perfect program for book lovers! Bookshelf reads book reviews and news from popular newspapers and magazines.

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09:00

Optimal Life

Week 2 Week 4 Repeat

News, advice and advocacy information for seniors from a variety of publications. Proudly sponsored by Seniors Rights Service.

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09:30

Stars & Radio & TV Guide

The stars (horoscopes) and the radio and TV guide

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10:00

The Sunday Papers

A compilation of articles from The Sun Herald and The Sunday Telegraph.

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12:30

Kaleidoscope

Repeat

A kaleidoscopic look at stories and articles that reflect our multi-faceted world from sources including Spectrum, This England, The Oldie, Evergreen, Sydney Uni Alumni Magazine, the weekend papers and much more.

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13:00

History Today

Repeat

Readings from History Today magazine – historic events, people and occasions revisited. “What Happened Then, Matters Now”.

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13:30

Inclusive Agenda

Week 2

Join Vivian Schenker for Inclusive Agenda. The program offers a platform for decision-makers, researchers and innovators to discuss initiatives that affect people with a disability, the elderly and the marginalised. This 30-minute monthly program will provide interviews with key personnel as well as interesting and informative panel discussions airing differing views or complementary views on a key issue or policy.

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13:30

Inclusive Agenda

Week 4 Repeat

Join Vivian Schenker for Inclusive Agenda. The program offers a platform for decision-makers, researchers and innovators to discuss initiatives that affect people with a disability, the elderly and the marginalised. This 30-minute monthly program will provide interviews with key personnel as well as interesting and informative panel discussions airing differing views or complementary views on a key issue or policy.

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13:30

New Voices

Week 1 Week 3 Repeat

New Voices is about the art of storytelling, featuring the work of new writers (most of whom are yet to be published); they provide listeners with writing tips, read a sample of their work, and are critiqued by a complete stranger. Tune in to New Voices to find your way back to why we all want to read and write stories to begin with - sharing experiences, making sense of the world, and creating worlds with words.

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14:00

Dr Who Magazine

Dr Who magazine is a magazine devoted to the long-running British science-fiction TV series. 

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14:30

Unearthed

Unearthed is a program with a compilation of readings about archaeology.

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15:00

Muse

Muse is a program focused on books, art and music.

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15:30

Accent on Asia

Readings from the Asian press

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16:00

Parish Pump

Readings from the religious press

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17:00

Sporting Pages

Week 1 Week 3

Readings – selected articles from the sporting press

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17:00

Sporting Pages

Week 2 Week 4

Readings – selected articles from the sporting press

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17:30

Animal focus

Week 1 Week 3

Readings - suggestions for you and your pet

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17:30

Animates

Week 2 Week 4

Animates is a 30-minute program focusing on people with disabilities who find owning or being close to an animal helpful for everyday life. Presented by a team of volunteer presenters and producers, the program brings together interviews and stories about animals.

Missed an episode? Head to the Podcasts page to catch up on all the Animates episodes.

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18:00

Radio & TV Guide

Hear what's on the schedule for 2RPH today as well as a complete television guide.

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18:15

The Lord's Challenge

The Lord's Challenge is a program from the Laymen's Evangelical Fellowship International, which is a Christian organisation founded and headquartered in Chennai, India.

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18:30

New Scientist

Repeat

Readings from New Scientist magazine

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19:00

Green Advocate

Repeat

Readings from various environmental magazines

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19:30

Frankie

Week 1 Week 3

Readings from the magazine of that name for listeners in the 18–40 age bracket

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19:30

Men's Matters

Week 2 Week 4

Men's Matters is a fortnightly program that covers articles on health, fitness, lifestyle, leisure and mental and physical wellbeing from a male perspective. It is presented by Robert Snars.

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20:00

Monitor World

Repeat

Readings from the online edition of The Christian Science Monitor

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20:30

Living Planet

Environmental news from Deutsche Welle, for a European glimpse

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21:00

Messages of Hope

Listen to interviews and discussions offering real hope to cope with life’s challenges. For more information on the program, visit: www.messagesofhope.org.au.

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21:15

Meditative Moments

A program dedicated to living and making time for oneself, stress management, healing and loving relationships. Providing empowerment for the week ahead and relaxation to ready you for sleep.

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21:30

BBC World Service

BBC World Service is the world’s largest international broadcasting providing impartial news, reports and analysis.

2RPH Audio Program Guide

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Monday

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Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

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