The Quicky

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Do you find the news cycle overwhelming? Depressing? Confusing? Boring? Endless?
Then you need The Quicky. Mamamia's daily podcast that gets you up to speed on the top stories, then deep dives on one topic you want to know more about.
It's the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day.

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Evening Headlines: New Technology To Replace Nasal Swab Covid-19 Tests

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

3m
Aug 12
Will Hypnotherapy Really Help Me Quit Something?

Have you ever thought about hypnosis as a way to end those sugar cravings? Or a way to quit smoking? Or halt your nail biting habit?  We've seen hypnotists make people cluck like chickens, but can they really get into your mind and alter the way you think?  In this episode of The Quicky, we look into whether hypnosis actually works and whether it's a useful tool in the arsenal against our bad habits.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Dr Brad McKay - GP & Author of Fake Medicine: Exposing the Wellness Crazes, Cons and Quacks Costing Us Our Health ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

19m
Aug 11
Evening Headlines: London’s Children Offered Polio Booster After Virus Detected

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 11
Why Parents Are Deleting Photos Of Their Kids

Have you heard about the "Wren Effect?" A tiny Tik Toker's account has been sleuthed by the community and they've found some pretty disturbing things going down in the activity on the 3 year old's posts. That amateur detective work has led to many parents and carers deleting all their kids pics from the their social media accounts. What has got them so spooked? The Quicky finds out why innocent pics and videos, like those posted of little Wren Eleanor, could be feeding a sick online community. Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Andrew Greenfield - Child Psychologist Kirra Pendergast - CEO of Safe on Socials  Kayla - TikTok Mum Outlouders Sam, Claire, Mel and *Lara *Name changed for privacy reasons ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

22m
Aug 10
Evening Headlines: "Complete Failure" $21 Million CovidSafe App Scrapped

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Gemma Bath AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 10
The Questions Everyone’s Asking About The Referendum

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has called on Australians to vote yes in a referendum on an Indigenous Voice to Parliament. But not everyone is on board, that includes First Nations people too.  In this episode of The Quicky, we look at the arguments for and against the Uluru Statement From The Heart recommendations, and why some believe the referendum could halt debate on the topic for years to come.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Professor Marcia Langton - Iman Woman, Foundation Chair of Australian Indigenous Studies at the University of Melbourne, Member of the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Indigenous Australians Lidia Thorpe - Greens Senator  ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

23m
Aug 09
Evening Headlines: Olivia Newton-John Remembered

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Gemma Bath AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 09
Can I Afford To Buy A House Now Prices Are Falling?

For the first time in more than a decade, interest rates are increasing, and we're hearing more and more about the prices of houses dropping.  But what does that actually mean? Is the market about to crash? Can you save money buying now?  In this episode we find out if the housing market bubble is really about to pop from Bushy Martin, host of the Get Invested podcast and award winning author of The Freedom Formula.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Bushy Martin: Award-winning property investment expert, co-founder of KnowHow property ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

18m
Aug 08
Evening Headlines: Taiwan Prepares For Life Underground

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Gemma Bath AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 08
Aussie Golden Girl Takes Us Behind The Birmingham Games

Last month, thousands of athletes from all around the world, including 430 Australians flocked to Birmingham, England for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.  They swum, ran, cycled, goaled, hit, kicked and flipped their way into a very strong medal tally.  But, what's it really like to be competing in the green and gold? What is a day in the life of an Aussie athlete really life?  In this episode, we speak to Charlotte Caslick, co-captain of the women's rugby 7's team who made her way back to Australia last week with a gold medal around her neck, as well as former Aussie Boomer, Damian Martin who won gold in the 2018 Commonwealth Games, to find out what life in the village and on the playing fields of a Comm games is like. Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Charlotte Caslick - Australian Rugby 7's Co-Captain Damian Martin - Former Australian Boomer  ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

15m
Aug 07
The Quicky Junior: Why Is Everyone Mad At Taylor Swift?

Keeping up with the daily news cycle can be hard, especially if you have little ones who need your constant attention, so we’ve created a new show to get you and your family up to speed, weekly. In around 15 minutes, you and your little ones will all be up to speed on what’s happening in the world, including a sports wrap, perfect for your commute to Saturday sport. In this episode, Then we find out if being 'hangry' is a real emotion, or just an excuse for bad behaviour?  Then we take a look at the why celebrities flying their private jets is bad for the environment.  We also speak to Brad Brider, Australia's Blind Cricket Vice Captain.    Find more episodes here: https://www.mamamia.com.au/podcasts/the-quicky-junior/ We'd love your feedback on the show, fill out the survey and you could go in the draw to win a $100 gift voucher! GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au WITH THANKS TO: Beau Ryan - Former Rugby League Player Professor Amanda Salis - Researcher in Human Science at The University of Western Australia Tim Baxter - Senior Researcher for Climate Solutions at The Climate Council  Brad Bider - Vice Captain of the Australian Blind Cricket Team CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion SCRIPTING ASSISTANCE: Peter Green Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

19m
Aug 05
Evening Headlines - You Can Buy A Small Town In Victoria

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 05
Is It Normal To Hate Your Partner?

Have you ever looked at the person you love and just thought to yourself 'I really don't like you'? Maybe they do something that grinds your gears?  Turns out, it's pretty common.  Today we speak to CEO of Relationships Australia NSW, Elisabeth Shaw, to find out why sometimes we hate the person we love and whether it's a sign of something more.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Elisabeth Shaw - CEO of Relationships Australia NSW ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

16m
Aug 04
Evening Headlines: Study Finds Best Signs Of Coral Reef Recovery In Decades

Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 04
Why Is China Freaking Out Over A US Visitor To Taiwan?

This week, US Speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi landed in Taiwan, the highest ranked US official to visit the disputed island in decades. This move was considered a provocative one by the Chinese Government. China has since responded to her arrival by flying military planes on the Taiwan Strait border and has informed the region they will be test firing missiles and conducting military operations in the region. In this episode of The Quicky, we speak to The Director of Public Opinion and Foreign Policy at the Lowy Institute, Natasha Kassam about the possible implications this visit may produce and whether we're at risk of pushing us into war.   Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Natasha Kassam - The Director of Public Opinion and Foreign Policy at the Lowy Institute ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

18m
Aug 03
The Evening Headlines: New Study Finds Just How Much Cost Of Living Has Jumped

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

3m
Aug 03
How's Your Mental Health? Report Says Not So Great

A recent study into the state of Australia's Mental Health has revealed some alarming statistics about the states of mind of Aussie women.  In this episode of The Quicky, we speak to The Federal Government's Chief Deputy Medical Officer for Mental Health, Ruth Vine, about whether we're seeing an increase in mental health issues because we really are experiencing an increase, or is it because we're just talking about it more.  If you feel like you're not coping, call Lifeline on 13 11 14.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Dr Ruth Vine - Deputy Chief Medical Officer for Mental Health ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

22m
Aug 02
Evening Headlines: Beyoncé Changes Song Lyric After Backlash

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 02
Are Celebrity Jets Really Causing Global Warming?

This week, there's been a lot of talk about celebrities and their private jets.  Taylor Swift has been accused of being the worst celebrity contributor to climate change, after data revealed her private jet has taken to the skies 170 times in the first 200 days of 2022. Her plane has emitted more than 8000 metric tonnes of carbon dioxide.  But, are celebrities and their private jets really to blame for climate change?  In today's episode of The Quicky, we speak to Tim Baxter from The Climate Council about whether changing celeb behaviour can help change the environment.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Tim Baxter - Senior Researcher for Climate Solutions at The Climate Council ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

17m
Aug 01
Evening Headlines: Space Junk Keeps Turning Up In Aussie Sheep Paddocks

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Aug 01
Who Are The People Who Decide Interest Rates Go Up?

There's been a lot of headlines lately centring around rising interest rates and the ways our country is attempting to handle inflation.  Have you ever wondered who the people making those decisions that affect so many Australian's are?  In today's episode, we take a look at the members of the board of The Reserve Bank of Australia. We'll tell you who they are, and how they got there.  Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Mark Kenny - Australian Studies Professor https://researchers.anu.edu.au/researchers/kenny-mx at the Australian National University's College of Arts and Social Sciences, and host of the weekly politics and public affairs podcast, https://democracysausagewithmarkkenny.simplecast.com/  ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

20m
Jul 31
The Quicky Junior: What’s It Really Like To Compete At The Commonwealth Games?

Keeping up with the daily news cycle can be hard, especially if you have little ones who need your constant attention, so we’ve created a new show to get you and your family up to speed, weekly. In around 15 minutes, you and your little ones will all be up to speed on what’s happening in the world, including a sports wrap, perfect for your commute to Saturday sport. In this episode, we take a look at one of the longest running TV shows, Neighbours, which came to an end this week after almost 40 years on our screens.  Then we find out what your rights are if someone posts a video of you in a public place that goes viral.  And then we speak to Damian Martin, a Gold Medalist at the 2018 Commonwealth Games about what it's really like to compete.   Find more episodes here: https://www.mamamia.com.au/podcasts/the-quicky-junior/ We'd love your feedback on the show, fill out the survey and you could go in the draw to win a $100 gift voucher! GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au WITH THANKS TO: Lucinda Cowden - Played Melanie Pearson on Neighbours Takaya Honda - Played Dr David Tanaka on Neighbours  Dr Clare Southerton - Lecturer in Digital Technology and Pedagogy at La Trobe University  Damian Martin - Former Australian Boomer Gold Medallist  CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Kally Borg AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion SCRIPTING ASSISTANCE: Peter Green Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

18m
Jul 29
Evening Headlines: Male Contraceptive Pill A Step Closer To Reality

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Jul 29
Viral Videos & Reluctant Stars: What Are Your Rights When You're Filmed

You've probably seen the videos going viral at the moment that show random acts of kindness. Whether it's a bunch of flowers for a surprised stranger, or paying someone's entire shopping bill. These videos are then posted online for millions to see.  But, is it truly kind to post a video without the subjects consent? What are the impacts?  On this episode of The Quicky, we speak to Dr Clare Southerton, a lecturer in Digital Technology and Pedagogy at La Trobe University about how uploading a video of someone could change how they live.  CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Dr Clare Southerton - Lecturer in Digital Technology and Pedagogy at La Trobe University  ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

14m
Jul 28
Evening Headlines: Koala Research Money Spent On Rollercoaster

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Talissa Bazaz will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

3m
Jul 28
End Of An Era: The Cultural Impact Of Neighbours

After 37 years, nearly 9,000 episodes, and the launching of countless Hollywood careers, Australian soap opera is finally coming to an end. While many of us grew up watching it every weekday on TV, the impact of the show extends well beyond our borders, having presented a version of Aussie life that was so appealing it even encouraged people to move here from overseas. speaks one of the show's long term scriptwriters, and two of its most iconic actors to find out why this show has been such a long-running success, capturing the hearts and minds of people all over the world. Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Takaya Honda - Plays the character Dr. David Tanaka in long running Australian Soap Neighbours http://www.takayahonda.com/neighbours.html&sa=D&source=calendar&ust=1659217785226854&usg=AOvVaw3-RsEkXJN1MLHORTxUIAlX - listen to his full interview here:  https://www.mamamia.com.au/podcasts/the-quicky/bonus-neighbours-takaya-hondo  Sarah Mayberry - Has worked for Neighbours since 1998 as a freelance scriptwriter https://www.sarahmayberry.com/, penning more than 230 episodes of the show listen to her full interview here:  https://www.mamamia.com.au/podcasts/the-quicky/bonus-neighbours-sarah-mayberry Lucinda Cowden - Played https://erinsboroughnews.weebly.com/interview-lucinda-cowden.html Melanie Pearson in the soap opera Neighbours from 1987 until 1991, with a cameo appearance in the 20th anniversary documentary in 2005. She reprised the role in January 2021 until the series ended in 2022 listen to her full interview here:  https://www.mamamia.com.au/podcasts/the-quicky/bonus-neighbours-lucinda-cowden  ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

22m
Jul 27
Evening Headlines: Inflation Set To Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Siobhán Moran-McFarlane will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  HOST: Talissa Bazaz EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Jul 27
"It Happened So Quick" How So Many Aussies End Up Homeless

Despite the current economic climate, Australia remains one of the most wealthy countries in the entire world, so why is it that the number of people who are homeless is continuing to increase? speaks to an expert in insecure housing in Australia, and hears from a woman whose family has been left without a home despite them all having jobs to find out what is causing such instability, and what can and should be done to help vulnerable people. Subscribe to Mamamia https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/?utm_source=shownotes&utm_medium=podcast&utm_campaign=quicky GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  HOST: Claire Murphy WITH THANKS TO: Dr Catherine Robinson - Associate Professor in Housing and Communities at the University of Tasmania https://www.utas.edu.au/profiles/staff/social-sciences/catherine-robinson, and a committed public intellectual and community leader in the areas of homelessness, mental ill-health and child and youth well-being And if you want to reach out and help Carly, you can email the Mix 102.3 breakfast team breakfast@mix1023.com.au  ____ ____ PRODUCER: Claire Murphy EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane AUDIO PRODUCER: Thom Lion Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

19m
Jul 26
Evening Headlines: Albo Tells MPs To Use Their Time Wisely

Welcome to The Quicky, getting you up to speed daily.  The Quicky drops an episode every morning with a deep dive and the news headlines, and we’ll be bringing you the afternoon news as well. Every weekday Siobhán Moran-McFarlane will be in your ears telling you the headlines you need to know, to make your commute home that little easier. And yes, Claire Murphy will still be getting you up to speed each morning.  CREDITS  Host: Gemma Bath Executive Producer: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane Audio Producer: Thom Lion Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

4m
Jul 26
Is Working From Home Hurting Women's Career Options?

We've successfully shown our bosses that we can work from home quite efficiently since the pandemic forced us to pivot our work lives, but are we missing out on things as we gain others? While many say the work life balance they have achieved since moving to a work from home model has been a game changer, but there may be other ways in which those who are working remotely, especially women, may be missing out on career progression. The Quicky team speaks to an expert to find out how you can keep moving up at work without having to move back into the office. Subscribe to Mamamia GET IN TOUCH Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au CONTACT US Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Send us an email at thequicky@mamamia.com.au CREDITS  Host: Claire Murphy With thanks to: Dr Rushi Sinha - Associate Professor or Organisational Behaviour and Director MBA and Dean of Programs at UniSA Business School Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Siobhán Moran-McFarlane Audio Producer: Thom Lion Subscribe to The Quicky at...https://mamamia.com.au/the-quicky/ Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures. Just by reading our articles or listening to our podcasts, you’re helping to fund girls in schools in some of the most disadvantaged countries in the world - through our partnership with Room to Read. We’re currently funding 300 girls in school every day and our aim is to get to 1,000. Find out more about Mamamia at mamamia.com.au Become a Mamamia subscriber: https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

22m
Jul 25