ABC News Regional

Season 2020
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 24

3.0 3 x
Trade tensions with Beijing take another turn as the Morrison Government refers China to the WTO over barley tariffs. Plus wild weather reignites calls for more to be done to protect Australia's coastlines. (Final for 2020)
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 23

4.0 4 x
Another blow for beef and wine as the trade dispute with China ramps up. Rio Tinto faces a possible $250,000 compensation bill over its destruction of the Juukan Gorge Caves. Plus boosting emergency communication in the bush.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 22

3.0 2 x
Grain growers rejoice as farmers harvest their best crop in decades. A new national emergency warning system begins to be rolled out. Why it's more likely that farmed seafood and not wild fish will be served up at Christmas.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 21

3.0 3 x
A controversial gas project in a prime farming area clears its final hurdle. Children as young as two record the highest average lead levels in decades. Records could be broken as a severe heatwave sweeps across the country.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 20

4.0 6 x
Days after introducing one of the world's toughest lockdowns South Australia reverses its decision. 152 Pacific Islanders arrive in Queensland to help save the harvest. A new report on the health of the Murray Darling Basin.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 19

4.0 3 x
A glimmer of hope over trade tensions with China. A sobering warning that climate change could cause longer a bushfire season and more intense drought. The impact of COVID on the farming sector. Presented by Miriam Corowa.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 18

4.0 3 x
Trade tensions with China escalate as 7 more sectors face a potential export ban. Warnings a failure to address climate change could cost the economy more than $3-trillion. We hear from a rep for Wool Exporters and Producers.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 17

4.0 5 x
A snapshot of what's going on in regional Australia with a look at the people, events and issues making news from coast to coast in the past seven days. Presented by Miriam Corowa.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 16

3.0 5 x
Find out what's making news in rural and regional Australia. After years of drought farmers are hopeful of a bumper harvest, plus the original bush outfitter back in Australian hands. Presented by Miriam Corowa.
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 15

3.0 3 x
Trade tensions escalate between Australia and China with fears the cotton and coal industries could be targeted next. Grain growers gear up for the harvest after drought and COVID. Support for women in the agriculture sector.
Archive