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The Death of a Wombat is an award-winning radio documentary by writer and producer George Ivan Smith and composer Geroge S English.

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Mungo MacCallum (1913–2020) was a distinguished journalist, writer and broadcaster, known for his satirical wit.

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This is a behind-the-scenes documentary from 1955 revealing the kind of organisation that went into making a daily radio program at the Australian Broadcasting Commission (later, Corporation).

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In this clip, Tim Bowden talks about the influential and groundbreaking early ABC current affairs program, This Day Tonight

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This audio clip is from the original recording, made in London by the Queen’s Hall Light Orchestra, of Charles Williams’ 'Majestic Fanfare’.

Summary by Paul Byrnes

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In this clip, Tim Bowden explains how ABC radio, which was broadcast nationally, became a unifying factor in a big country.

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The high point of the Melbourne Royal Agricultural Show each day is the Grand Parade.

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This is the theme music and opening announcement from the long-running ABC radio drama Blue Hills (1949–76).

Summary by Matthew Davies

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ABC war correspondent Chester Wilmot (1911-1954) pioneered the use of recording equipment in the field.

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This image captures one of the most disastrous, yet charming, moments in the history of Australian television.