Rural Queensland Today with Ben Dobbin

Ben Dobbin

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The show covers issues effecting Rural and Regional Queensland weekdays at 9am on the Resonate Broadcasting group of stations.

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2983 episodes

FULL SHOW 1ST DECEMBER 2023

On todays show; Susan McDonald – Senator for QLD, Liberal National Party of Queensland. Emma Bell – Clermont Jockey Shaun “Zorro” Radnedge – Mayor of Murweh Shire Council Dobbo Chats - News.

39m
Dec 01
Emma Bell - Clermont Jockey - Riding in the Doomben Cup Challenge and becoming a Jockey.

- Emma Bell – Clermont Jockey Dobbo spoke with Emma wanting to be a jockey growing up, went to University and worked in the mines, and at 35 is now a part of the Doomben Cup Challenge Finals.

5m
Dec 01
Shaun 'Zorro' Radnedge - Murweh Shire Mayor - Cost of Living, Housing Crisis and accessibility for the bush

- Shaun “Zorro” Radnedge – Mayor of Murweh Shire Council Dobbo spoke with Zorro about the Cost of living in the bush, having more accessibility for transport, health and hospitals and access to more medical equipment and the housing crisis in Queensland.

9m
Dec 01
Sen Susan McDonald - LNP - Politicians, crime and the Great Barrier Reef

- Susan McDonald – Senator for QLD, Liberal National Party of Queensland. Dobbo spoke with Susan about Labor panning more politicians and if that's what we should be focusing on right now, crime in Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef.

10m
Dec 01
Dobbo Chats - News 1st December 2023

Dobbo spoke about the news on resource development, Augathella-born Shaun Creevey passing away, fire ants and Muster Dogs

8m
Dec 01
Jim Ryan - President of Dalby Stock Horse Sale - Sale for this year and 50th anniversary next year.

Jim Ryan – President of the Dalby Stock Horse Sale Dobbo spoke with Jim about the program of the Dalby Stock Horse Sale and next year being the 50th anniversary with a $50,000 jackpot.

8m
Nov 30
Danielle Griffin - Philanthropic Services Manager for FRRR - Inviesting $160,000 for Climate Solutions in Rural Queensland

- Danielle Griffin – Philanthropic Services Manager for Corporate at the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) Dobbo spoke with Danielle about their investment of $160,000 to support climate solutions in rural Queensland and talks on renewable in the agricultural industry.

8m
Nov 30
Andrew Watts - Racing Expert, 4LG - Christmas Races and his horse picks.

- Andrew Watts – Queensland’s Leading Country Race caller, 4LG Dobbo spoke with Wattsy about the races coming up over this Christmas season and who his favourite horses are for the events.

7m
Nov 30
Robbie Katter - KAP Leader, MP Traeger - Regional QLD and Fishing Issues

- Robbie Katter – Katter’s Australian Party (KAP), Member for State Development and Regional Industries Committee Dobbo spoke with Robbie about Rural and Regional Queensland and discrimination towards the bush and the fishing issue's in Queensland.

12m
Nov 30
Anthony Hyland - GDL St George - Market Report (30th November)

Anthony Hyland – Rural Property Sales – ST George, Nutrien Hardcourts GDL Dalby. Dobbo spoke with Anthony about the current Market Report.

6m
Nov 30
FULL SHOW 30TH NOVEMBER 2023

On today's show, Dobbo chats to; - Robbie Katter – Katter’s Australian Party (KAP) - Jim Ryan – President of the Dalby Stock Horse Sale - Danielle Griffin – Philanthropic Services Manager for FRRR - Andrew Watts – Queensland’s Leading Country Race Caller - Anthony Hyland – Nutrien Hardcourts GDL Dalby.

44m
Nov 30
Olivia Agar, Mecardo NutrienAg market analyst (29th November)

Olivia Agar, Market Analyst from Mecardo and NutrienAg, chats to Ben about the changes in the market following the rain

8m
Nov 29
FULL SHOW 29th NOVEMBER

Rural Queensland Today, full show, 29th November: Georgie Somerset, Colin Boyce, Carl Warren, Olivia Agar, Mike Geurin

49m
Nov 29
Georgie Somerset – New Chair RFDS (29th November)

Georgie Somerset chats to Ben about her new role as Chair of the RFDS

11m
Nov 29
Colin Boyce, MP Flynn – Glencore’s waste into Great Artesian Basin (29th November)

Colin Boyce, MP for Flynn, talks to Ben about Glencore’s plan to pump their waste into the Great Artesian Basin

11m
Nov 29
Carl Warren, TopX – Roma Sales (29th November)

Carl Warren, TopX Roma, chats to Ben about results from yesterday’s sale in Roma

7m
Nov 29
Mike Geurin, CEO AgForce – Glencore (29th November)

Mike Geurin, AgForce CEO, chat with Ben about Glencore’s plan for waste disposal into the Great Artesian Basin

8m
Nov 29
David Crisafulli, State Opposition Leader - health, agriculture, the regions (28th November)

David Crisafulli, State Opposition Leader, chats with Ben about what needs to be done for health, agriculture and the regions

12m
Nov 28
Robbie Radel (1) – closing Central Queensland Dairy Fresh (28th November)

Robbie Radel chats to Ben about the events leading to his decision to close Central Queensland Dairy Fresh

10m
Nov 28
Robbie Radel (2) – closing Central Queensland Dairy Fresh (28th November)

Robbie Radel continues his chat with Ben about the closure of Central Queensland Dairy Fresh

5m
Nov 28
FULL SHOW 28th NOVEMBER 2023

Rural Queensland Today, full show, Tuesday 28th November: David Crisafulli, Robbie Radel, Brett Fraser

39m
Nov 28
Brett Fraser, CEO Queensland Tourism Industry Council (28th November)

Brett Fraser, CEO of the Queensland Tourism Industry Council, chats with Ben about the state of Queensland tourism

9m
Nov 28
Dobbo Chats – student protests (27th November)

Dobbo Chats – Ben gives his thought about the student protests over the Israel-Hamas War

5m
Nov 27
FULL SHOW 27th NOVEMBER 2023

Rural Queensland Today, full show, Monday 27th November: David Littleproud

35m
Nov 27
David Littleproud (1) NP Leader and Deputy Opposition Leader – renewable energy program and costs, government border policies (27th November)

David Littleproud, NP Leader and Deputy Opposition Leader, chats with Ben about renewable energy programs, costs, and electricity bills, and government border policies

9m
Nov 27
Dobbo Chats – new Gabba precinct, Queensland tourism (27th November)

Dobbo Chats – Ben talks about the announcement of the Gabba Precinct, and the state of Queensland tourism

6m
Nov 27
David Littleproud (2 )NP Leader and Deputy Opposition Leader – Water policies, Queensland politics (27th November)

David Littleproud continues to chat with Ben, turning to water policies, and some thoughts about Queensland politics

6m
Nov 27
Dobbo Chats – Wide Bay and Burnett fire break issues (24th November)

Dobbo Chats – lack of funding means fire breaks may not happen in the Wide Bay and Burnett regions

5m
Nov 24
Matt Beard, RBV Rural, Emerald Auction Centre – rain and sales in central Queensland (24th November)

Matt Beard, RBV Rural and Emerald Auction Centre, chats with Ben about rainfall and cattle sales around central Queensland

5m
Nov 24