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Kissing, FOMO & Big, BIG News

Sarah makes a big, big BIG announcement; the team discuss platonic kissing etiquette; book lover Fi Wright reviews the re-issue of The Fran Lebowitz Reader; journalist Jess Hill discusses the new Quarterly…


Walking in Melbourne, Phone Spam & Hummus

Bobby and Sarah have had opposite weekend experiences; Writer Robyn Annear encourages people to explore Melbourne in her new book Adrift in Melbourne: 7 Walks; the team explores the limits of how much…


Talking to Strangers & Doggy Daycare & Donut Dreams

The team talks about the luxuries of doggy daycare; Dr. Jen explains the benefits of deep conversations with strangers; the team reminisces about fave donuts; Writer and performer Ash Flanders talks about upcoming…


Caviar, Feet and Everything in Between

Breakfaster icon and entertainment legend Kate Langbroek chats about her new memoir Ciao Bella! Six Take Italy; then, the team’s talk turns podiatric; Michael Harden breaks down a luxurious classic, in caviar…


Denise Scott, Christos Tsolkas & Blocked Car Rage

The team share their fishing experiences; Award-winning author, screenwriter and Triple R broadcaster Christos Tsiolkas chats about his new book 7 1/2 ; Actor and comedian Denise Scott discuss Easey Comedy and the…


Champagne Occasions, Tricky Auditions & a Breakfaster Comeback

Author and screenwriter Christian White chats about his new novel Wild Place and his Netflix series Clickbait; Bobby reckons she stuffs up screen auditions; Food enthusiast Michael Harden talks re-opening restaurants and foodie…


Gassy Gin, a Miso Maniac and a Wannabe Witch

The team discuss alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages; Book reviewer Elizabeth McCarthy enthuses about Oliver Burkeman’s 4000 Weeks: Time and How To Use It; Journalist Antony Loewenstein explains his Twenty Years project and…


Life changing Kettles, Tomato Season & Stolen Trailers

The team get excited about kitchen appliances; Book devotee Fi Wright reviews Diana Reid’s new book Love and Virtue; journalist and filmmaker Santilla Chingaipe chats about her new SBS documentary Our African Roots;


Ocean Dippers, the Wayforward Machine & Mispronounced Names

Bobby meets some year-round ocean dippers; Dr. Michael Mosley has a chat about his new SBS series Australia’s Health Revolution; tech devotee Dan Salmon explains the ideas behind the Wayforward Machine; the team…


Fish & Chips, Praying Mantises & Coming Out

The team discuss the social significance of fish and chips; Cass Howcroft from Little Big Steps and Deakin Melbourne Boomers’ Louise Brown talk about their collab to help kids with cancer; bug enthusiast…

About this program

Music, news, sport, weather, information, special guests and regular segments each morning.

Monday to Friday from 6am. We post updates throughout the show (including links to books mentioned etc.) on Facebook and Twitter. You can also email us at breakfasters@rrr.org.au.




music.coordinator@rrr.org.au or breakfasters@rrr.org.au


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Weekly segments

Monday 7:15am Andrew "Donno" Donninson 'Sports Wrap'
8:15am Brass Tacks – Various Presenters
Tuesday 7:45am Elizabeth McCarthy / Fi Wright 'Book Review'
8:15am Vanessa Toholka 'Tech Talk' / Adam Christou 'Game Changers'
Wednesday 7.15am Justin "Digga" Calverley 'Down And Dirty' / Michael Harden 'Food Interlude'
Thursday 7:15am Simone Ubaldi / Hayley Inch 'Film Review'
8.15am 'Feature Creatures' with Sean "The Birdman" Dooley / Entomologist Simon Hinkley / Marine Biologist Ricky-Lee Erickson
Friday 7:45am 'Friday Funny Bugger' with local comedians

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.