Bit Going On

Bit Goin’ On is an informative podcast that discuses the news rather than reports. We’ll keep it light and bright with facts to keep you up-to-date and connected to stories here in Australia and the rest of the world. Behind the click-bait, distressing headlines and of course the dreaded C word, there is still a bit goin’ on.

Episode 1: Paralympic Pay

Produced By Maybelle Lin

How much do Olympians get paid? And what happened to the pay for our Paralympians?

Episode 2: Conning Congee

Written & Produced By Maybelle Lin

From celebrities to fashion giants, it seems like every month, someone is accused of cultural appropriation. So, what’s the difference between cultural appropriation and appreciation? Are people just too sensitive? Learn about it on your coffee break.

Episode 3: Ballet for brains

Produced By Grace Rouvray

How the arts can help our physical and mental health.

Episode 4: We Are The Dreamers Of Dreams

Written & Produced By Tom Denham

2021 marks the 50th anniversary of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, a celebrated piece of classic film and a common household name. With it’s inaugural release in June and it’s Australian release in December of 1971, does it still hold up today in modern cinema history?

Episode 5: A Response To Call

Written & Produced By Tom Denham

In August of 2021, Telstra made their pay phones free of charge, but what does this mean for Australia, and how have pay phones created accessibility to communication in the past?

Episode 6: Don’t You Dare Talk About Covid

Written & Produced by Patrick Rees & Fenella Jamieson

Patrick and Fenella take a deep dive into how the heck we got to where we are right now.

Episode 7 : Housing Is Really Affordable In NSW

Written & Produced by Patrick Rees & Fenella Jamieson

Patrick and Fenella illustrate their concern towards buying a house in NSW

Episode 8: The Conspiracy Theory on Conspiracy Theories

Written & Produced by Patrick Rees & Fenella Jamieson

Patrick and Fenella become flat earthers.

Episode 9: But What Should I Wear?

Written & Produced by Patrick Rees and Fenella Jamieson

Paddy and Nel take a trip down the fashion history timeline to see all the best and most iconic moments.

Episode 10: A Bitcoin Goin On

Written & Produced by Patrick Rees & Fenella Jamieson

Paddy and Nel try their luck at making some cash, through hard work? Nah, Crypto baby.