Listen to Corporate Scandals, Ladies Day & Shady Herbs01:12:2519 February 2021

Journalist Stephen Mayne explains the short and long-term impacts of recent corporate scandals in Australia; Dr Jen reveals the best age to develop music instrument playing skills; Simone Ubaldi reviews film The Truffle Hunters; Gez and Mon have been left to their own devices for a self-proclaimed Ladies Day; Justin ‘Digga’ Calverly describes how to best grow herbs in the shade; Astronomer Dr. Tanya Hill talks about the Planetarium Nights series at Scienceworks; and the week is rounded out by the Breakfasters Breakdown Quiz. With presenters Mon Sebire, Daniel Burt, and Geraldine Hickey.  





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Weekly segments

Monday 7:15am Andrew "Donno" Donnison - Sports Wrap
8:15am Ben Eltham - Politics Wrap
Tuesday 7:45am Fi Wright and others - Book Reviews
8:15am Vanessa Toholka - Tech Talk / Adam Christou - Game Changers
Wednesday 7.15am Justin "Digga" Calverley - Down And Dirty / Michael Harden - Food Interlude
7.45am Dr. Jen - Weird Science / Emma Grey - Economics wrap
Thursday 7:15am Simone Ubaldi / Vyshnavee Wijekumar - Screen Reviews
8.15am 'Feature Creatures' with Sean "The Birdman" Dooley and others
Friday 7:45am 'Friday Funnybugger' with local comedians
8:15am The Breakfasters Breakdown Quiz
8:45am Breakfasters Live

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