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COVID recovery edition of Q+A this week with guest host DAVID SPEERS

As Melbourne slowly emerges from its fourth heartbreaking lockdown, we check the nation’s pulse on job security and business confidence in the COVID recovery, plus the impact of Victoria’s recent devastating floods.

Adult Virgins in the season finale of You Can’t Ask That

This episode on Adult Virgins is not all about the act of sex, it’s about social milestones, pressures, hopes, dreams and the need for intimacy. A theme particularly relevant in the last 12 months.

An intimate portrait of a unique and unlikely friendship on AUSTRALIAN STORY

When former pro tennis player Louise Pleming met homeless man Brian Turton in a Kings Cross soup kitchen three years ago, neither could have predicted the events that would follow.

GUY PEARCE returns this weekend with a brand new season of JACK IRISH

Emmy award-winner Guy Pearce is back for one last crusade reprising his iconic role as Jack Irish, a former criminal lawyer with a penchant for getting wrapped up in things he shouldn’t.

Mini-City Gardens this week on GARDENING AUSTRALIA

This week on Australia’s most popular lifestyle program, Costa meets a group of super-keen city gardeners who don’t let small gardens stop them – they’re spilling their bee-friendly plants out onto the streets!

The mysteries of the disappearing Dead Sea – This week on FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT

For millennia, its waters healed the faithful. Today they’re the source of conflict and tension. Eric Tlozek takes us on a spectacular journey through an ancient land to unravel the mysteries of the disappearing Dead Sea

ABC launches First Nations Talent Portal to increase Indigenous voices and representation

Continuing with this year’s reconciliation theme of ‘more than a word, reconciliation takes action’, the talent portal represents the ABC’s commitment to undertaking braver, more impactful action.

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New KEVIN HART movie FATHERHOOD premieres today on Netflix

Based on the uplifting memoir by Matthew Logelin, the film tells the story of a father who brings up his baby girl as a single dad after the unexpected death of his wife who died a day after their daughter's birth.