Health Trip 21st January  2008 Health Trip is back for 2008! This week Nicole and Gill pick up where they left off in 2007 by continuing on the topic of Omega 3 fatty acids.

Gill prefaces the discussion by giving a brief scientific description of what they are, in what foods to find them and what our body does with them. 

Gill also answers listener questions covering Omega 3 content in flake, content of pregnancy formulas, eating fish with sustainability in mind, components of vaccines for children and iron supplementation in the diet of weened and still breast feeding children.
Direct download: HealthTrip20080121.mp3
Category:HealthTrip -- posted at: 5:11pm AEDT

Byte Lite - The Special

Mike Bantick hosts this weeks special summer edition of Byte Lite, and is joined by Ed Borland providing the latest updates on the upcoming conference which will be rolling into Melbourne on the 28th January 2008 for five days. The boys are joined by special guest Jacinta Richardson offering a run through of what you can expect from the conferences open day...

Also includes other IT and tech updates.

Byte Lite broadcasts throughout January 2008 each Wednesday evening at 7pm on Melbourne radio station Triple R on 102.7fm.  Stream weekly at

Byte Into It returns to Triple R in February in 2008.

Direct download: Byte-Into-It-20080123.mp3
Category:Byte Into It -- posted at: 11:30am AEDT

Nick Fike and Simone Ubaldi present the final Summer Film Buffs Forecast.  Kevin Janner presents a music special next week, before Paul Harris returns the first weekend in February

Reviews this week include Cloverfield, Juno, Charlie Wilson's War and The Kite Runner

Two excellent interviews:  Emma Crimmings, director of the documentary Two Men and Two Babies, about the experiences of an Australian gay male couple raising their two adopted children, screening on SBS later this month; and Constantine Giannaris, director of Omiros (Hostage), a contemporary Greek drama based on real events in 1999 when an Albanian immigrant took a Thessaloniki city bus hostage, currently screening at ACMI as part of the Focus on the Greek Diaspora series

We round off the show with some movie business news

Direct download: Film_Buffs_Podcast_190108.mp3
Category:Filmbuffs -- posted at: 4:00am AEDT

Byte Lite - The Macworld Special

Mike Bantick hosts this weeks special summer edition of Byte Lite, and is joinede by Byron Scullin discussing all the hottest news from the 2008 Macworld conference and expo.

Also includes other IT and tech updates.

Byte Lite broadcasts throughout January 2008 each Wednesday evening at 7pm on Melbourne radio station Triple R on 102.7fm.  Stream weekly at

Byte Into It returns to Triple R in February in 2008.

Direct download: Byte-Into-It-20080116.mp3
Category:Byte Into It -- posted at: 11:00pm AEDT

Simone Ubaldi and Nick Fike continue as your hosts for Summer Film Buffs, with guest reviewer Kris Mrksa

Reviews this week include:  Se, jie (Lust, Caution) from Ang Lee; American Gangster, starring Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe and directed by Ridley Scott; I Am Legend, starring Will Smith; 27 Dresses, starring Katherine Heigl; and some recent DVD releases, including the Blade Runner ultimate boxed set

Simone leads a discussion about the Christian influence in Hollywood, focussing on Walden Media

We wrap up this week's show with some movie business news

Check out the Film Buffs website

Direct download: Film_Buffs_Podcast_120108.mp3
Category:Filmbuffs -- posted at: 4:00am AEDT

Welcome to Film Buffs for 2008... Simone Ubaldi and Nick Fike will be your Summer Film Buffs hosts until the end of January.

Reviews aplenty this week - Atonement, The Darjeeling Limited, No Country For Old Men and I'm Not There

Co-directors Rhys Graham and Natasha Gadd are in the studio to discuss their documentary exploring Australian hip hop, Words from the City

The creators of Tinytown - Chris Corbett and Tim Dean - are in the studio to chat about their internet comedy series ("Bugsy Malone meets Blue Murder"), starring Kodi Smit-McPhee and Louis Corbett.  Check it out on YouTube

We close the show with a bit of movie business news

Check out the Film Buffs website

Direct download: Film_Buffs_Podcast_050108.mp3
Category:Filmbuffs -- posted at: 4:00am AEDT

This week Downhills Home join Richard on Incoming while Andy Spence from New Young Pony Club chats with Jacinta on Kinky Afro and she also catches up with Busdriver.
Direct download: BestInterviewsWeek1_2008.mp3
Category:Best Music Interviews -- posted at: 4:10pm AEDT


About Us

3RRR is Australia's best known community radio station. Shows are streamed live from and may be heard in Melbourne by tuning in to 102.7 FM.


All the Breakfaster highlights that you need to start the day. At any time of the day!
...with your hosts Sarah Smith, Jeff Sparrow and Geraldine Hickey.
(view | subscribe)

Byte Into It

Computer news, reviews and clues. Tech talk and opionated chat with feature interviews and regular guests covering games, Linux and Open Source, legal, new and social media, gadgets, Apple and more.
...with a rotating brains trust of opinionated tech commentators.
(view | subscribe)

Eat It!

Food for thought: recipes, hints and tips, interviews and a market reports.
...with Cameron Smith and guests.
(view | subscribe)

Einstein A Go Go

Discussion and dissection of science and science issues made digestible for public consumption.
...with Dr Shane, Dr Krystal & colleagues.
(view | subscribe)

Film Buffs Forecast

A program devoted to the world of film. Featuring contemporary and historical film, plus local and international guests, interviews and reviews.
...with Paul Harris.
(view | subscribe)

Graphic Nature

An exploration of the inspiring world of comic books, the culture that supports it, the creators, publishers & people behind the printed pages & digital screens pushing the medium on into the future, in Australia, and the world.
...with Zoran Ilievski and guests.
(view | subscribe)

Greening the Apocalypse

There is a crack in everything, that's where the light gets in. Each week the Greening the Apocalypse team talk to the tinkerers and thinkerers, the freaks and geeks from permaculturists and eco-farmers to alt-tech innovators and peer-to-peer information networkers who are growing fascinating new systems through the fault lines of the old.
...with your hosts Ben Bushy, Adam Grubb, Sarah Coles and Kate Dundas.
(view | subscribe)


Interviews with people who tell stories, write stories or otherwise contribute to the narrative arts. With a focus on how stories are told, and why. Novels and narrative non-fiction. Performance and poetry. TV and stage production. Mythology and internet memes.
...with your hosts Elizabeth McCarthy and Louise Irving.
(view | subscribe)

Parallel Lines

How do arts, culture, science and design inform our everyday experiences in the world? Exploring the possible intersections of seemingly parallel lines through interviews, talk and a regular music segment each week.
...with your host Sara Savage.
(view | subscribe)

Plato's Cave

Informed, passionate, accessible and fun film criticism; Plato's Cave is a must for all serious and not-so-serious cinephiles.
...with Thomas Caldwell, Cerise Howard and Alexandra Heller-Nicholas.
(view | subscribe)

Radio Marinara

The team continues the great Marinara tradition of bringing you a quirky but informative look at all that is marine. Get to know all things wet and salty.
... with Bron Burton, Dr Beach, John Ford, Anthony Boxshall, Dr Surf, Dave Speller and Angeline Tew. Plus regular segment presenters Jeff Maynard and Hillary McNevin.
(view | subscribe)

Radio Therapy

Explores the lighter, more eccentric side of medicine. A team of irreverent doctors lampoon sacred medical cows, and shed light on a range of medical and psychiatric conditions with special guests from around Australia and the globe.
...with Dr Mal Practice, McZiff, Dr Malice, Dr SK, Anna Bollocks, Dr Autonomy, Backman, BulkyBill, Deep Thought, Retina and The Tallman.
(view | subscribe)

Smart Arts

Visual art, theatre, film and literature
...with your host Richard Watts.
(view | subscribe)

The Grapevine

Current affairs you can engage with and participate in. Particular interest in social enterprise, urban planning, technology, education, craft and design. Plus the weekly Reading Room, where readers disciuss writing and ideas.
... with Kulja Coulston and Dylan Bird.
(view | subscribe)

Uncommon Sense

A weekly conversation about politics and current events, international affairs, history, art, books, and the natural world, to illuminate the issues faced by society and explore them in new ways.
...with your host Amy Mullins.
(view | subscribe)

Zero G

Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical. Movies, television, theatre, events, books, comics, humans, toys, Things, mathoms and oojahs!
...with Rob Jan and Megan McKeough.
(view | subscribe)



January 2008
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31