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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.

Latest Episodes

MLM's: Why So Many Of Your Friends Are Trying To Sell You 'Financial Freedom'

You're probably familiar with the invite to a friend's new business party, it could be makeup, perfume, wellness products even underwear... you're probably also aware of the pressure to buy from that friend or even join them in hosting or even selling yourself. Welcome to the world of multi level marketing or MLM's, today we speak to an expert in cults to find out how the world of direct sales is not just similar, it takes the same approach to get people out. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Expert cult deprogrammer, CEO of the Cult Education Institute and author of 'Cults Inside Out' Rick Allan Ross. You can fid Rick's book here... https://www.amazon.com/Cults-Inside-Out-How-People/dp/149731660X The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you ar...

12 MIN11 hours ago
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MLM's: Why So Many Of Your Friends Are Trying To Sell You 'Financial Freedom'

The Story Of A Former Abusive Husband And What Changed Him

Domestic violence is one of Australia's greatest shames. The statistics are shocking but even though we know this, the list of women dying at the hands of a current or former partner just keeps on growing. Jerry Retford was an abusive husband, emotionally, mentally and physically. Today we find out what enabled Jerry to finally see his issues, seek help and turn his life and relationships around. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Jerry Retford and Andrew King from Relationships Australia. Relationships Australia - 1300 364 277 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732 Jerry and his wife have worked on a video series using their life experience to show how Mens Behavioural Change Programs work, you can check it out here https://vimeo.com/showcase/4484717 The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send us an email thequicky@mamamia.com.au or call the podphone 02 8999 9386.

18 MIN1 days ago
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The Story Of A Former Abusive Husband And What Changed Him

What The Hell Is Happening Between Trump, Turkey & Syria

Why did Donald Trump decide to pull out of northern Syria? Why did Turkey take the opportunity to attack the region and what do they have against the Kurdish people? We speak to The Independent's Middle East Correspondent to unravel what the hell is happening to the people who helped us take down Islamic State. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Middle East Correspondent for The Independent Bel Trew... to read more in depth articles Bel has written on the matter you can find them here https://www.independent.co.uk/author/bel-trew To watch Dani Ellis's full interview with Novara Media on youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odJIo078ZoE The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send us an email thequicky@mamamia.com.au or call the podphone 02 8999 9386.

14 MIN2 days ago
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What The Hell Is Happening Between Trump, Turkey & Syria

No You're Not Imaging It, Friendship Ghosting Is On The Rise

Ghosting is more often associated with a romantic hook up or a mate leaving a party without telling you but there's another form of ghosting that is actually more prevalent than both of those... the friend who ghosts. While you sit and wonder why they're not returning your messages, we find out from a Counselling Psychologist that it may be our technology that is making us detach from our friends. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Dr Rachel Allan and those anonymous friends who shared their friend ghosting stories. The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at m...

12 MIN3 days ago
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No You're Not Imaging It, Friendship Ghosting Is On The Rise

International Day Of The Girl: The Aussie Teens Fighting The Drought

Girlforce: Unscripted and Unstoppable, that's the theme for this year's International Day of the Girl and across the world we're seeing girls stand up and speak out about the issues they are passionate about. Here in Australia we have some amazing young women who are using their voice to help call for solutions to a very dry problem... the drought. We speak to two 16 year old girls who are fighting to save Australia's agricultural community CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Makaaala Dodd and Kate Currans The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com...

9 MIN6 days ago
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International Day Of The Girl: The Aussie Teens Fighting The Drought

Big Brother's Holding Auditions: How Do You Get Yourself On Reality TV

The TV show that got us all hooked on reality, Big Brother is back and recruiting housemates for 2020. So what can you do to stand out from the crowd? We speak to former housemate Chrissie Swan and Executive Producer Yana Groves to find out how you can get yourself on reality TV CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Nova Melbourne breakfast show co-host Chrissie Swan and Yana Groves, Executive Producer at Bloomtime Media www.bloomtimemedia.com. If you're keen to look into the TV producer and mentorship programs that Yana runs for those looking to get into the industry, you can find the details here https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/fresh-start-2-day-tv-producer-training-mentorship-tickets-72920654641 To read Tully's list of audition dos and don'ts https://www.mamamia.com.au/big-brother-auditions-tully-smyth/ And if you want to take the plunge... the Big Brother 2020 application can be found here...

11 MIN1 weeks ago
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Big Brother's Holding Auditions: How Do You Get Yourself On Reality TV

Donate Or Destroy: How Families Decide The Fate Of Surplus Embryos

There are potentially hundreds of thousands of frozen embryos stored across Australia right now and while some will become a bouncing baby, many won't be needed. So what do you do with them? We speak to Mel Greig who has gone through the destruction of her embryos and a councillor who helps people make the best decision for them when it comes time to let then go. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Mel Greig and Councillor Antonia Solomon The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send ...

12 MIN1 weeks ago
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Donate Or Destroy: How Families Decide The Fate Of Surplus Embryos

Finally There's A Solution For Sharing The Mental Load

The mental load... it's the organising, planning and list making that goes into running a household, the million different invisible tasks that women are mostly responsible for in relationships. It's the cause of arguments and misunderstandings, of toxic time messages like "It's easier if I do it myself" and "I'll just do it wrong"... but now someone has a solution. Author and lawyer Eve Rodsky talks us through Fair Play and how it can change your life. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send us an email thequicky@mamamia.com.au or call the podphone 02 8999 9386.

19 MIN1 weeks ago
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Finally There's A Solution For Sharing The Mental Load

Ride Like A Girl: What It's Really Like To Be A Female Jockey

Women have only been allowed to ride in horse races in Australia since 1979 but since then they've blazed a trail through one of the only sports in the world where men and women compete against each other on a level playing field. So is it any different for a woman in the sport? With the Michelle Payne story Ride Like a Girl out in cinemas, we take a look at life as a woman in a very male dominated world. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Legendary Australian jockey Clare Lindop. The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your ...

11 MIN1 weeks ago
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Ride Like A Girl: What It's Really Like To Be A Female Jockey

Meghan, Harry And The War On Tabloid Lies

This week in a surprise move from Prince Harry, a statement was released about how the British tabloids treat his wife Meghan and that they were suing on of them over a letter they published from Meghan to her Dad. But is it that black and white? Are the tabloids really the big bad monster here or are the celebrities themselves just as complicit in their behaviour? CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Former tabloid journalist and author of the book Tabloid Prodigy Marlise Kast and former tabloid journalist and author of Blind Item Kevin Dickson The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your e...

13 MIN1 weeks ago
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Meghan, Harry And The War On Tabloid Lies

Latest Episodes

MLM's: Why So Many Of Your Friends Are Trying To Sell You 'Financial Freedom'

You're probably familiar with the invite to a friend's new business party, it could be makeup, perfume, wellness products even underwear... you're probably also aware of the pressure to buy from that friend or even join them in hosting or even selling yourself. Welcome to the world of multi level marketing or MLM's, today we speak to an expert in cults to find out how the world of direct sales is not just similar, it takes the same approach to get people out. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Expert cult deprogrammer, CEO of the Cult Education Institute and author of 'Cults Inside Out' Rick Allan Ross. You can fid Rick's book here... https://www.amazon.com/Cults-Inside-Out-How-People/dp/149731660X The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you ar...

12 MIN11 hours ago
Comments
MLM's: Why So Many Of Your Friends Are Trying To Sell You 'Financial Freedom'

The Story Of A Former Abusive Husband And What Changed Him

Domestic violence is one of Australia's greatest shames. The statistics are shocking but even though we know this, the list of women dying at the hands of a current or former partner just keeps on growing. Jerry Retford was an abusive husband, emotionally, mentally and physically. Today we find out what enabled Jerry to finally see his issues, seek help and turn his life and relationships around. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Jerry Retford and Andrew King from Relationships Australia. Relationships Australia - 1300 364 277 1800 RESPECT - 1800 737 732 Jerry and his wife have worked on a video series using their life experience to show how Mens Behavioural Change Programs work, you can check it out here https://vimeo.com/showcase/4484717 The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send us an email thequicky@mamamia.com.au or call the podphone 02 8999 9386.

18 MIN1 days ago
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The Story Of A Former Abusive Husband And What Changed Him

What The Hell Is Happening Between Trump, Turkey & Syria

Why did Donald Trump decide to pull out of northern Syria? Why did Turkey take the opportunity to attack the region and what do they have against the Kurdish people? We speak to The Independent's Middle East Correspondent to unravel what the hell is happening to the people who helped us take down Islamic State. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Middle East Correspondent for The Independent Bel Trew... to read more in depth articles Bel has written on the matter you can find them here https://www.independent.co.uk/author/bel-trew To watch Dani Ellis's full interview with Novara Media on youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odJIo078ZoE The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send us an email thequicky@mamamia.com.au or call the podphone 02 8999 9386.

14 MIN2 days ago
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What The Hell Is Happening Between Trump, Turkey & Syria

No You're Not Imaging It, Friendship Ghosting Is On The Rise

Ghosting is more often associated with a romantic hook up or a mate leaving a party without telling you but there's another form of ghosting that is actually more prevalent than both of those... the friend who ghosts. While you sit and wonder why they're not returning your messages, we find out from a Counselling Psychologist that it may be our technology that is making us detach from our friends. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Dr Rachel Allan and those anonymous friends who shared their friend ghosting stories. The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at m...

12 MIN3 days ago
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No You're Not Imaging It, Friendship Ghosting Is On The Rise

International Day Of The Girl: The Aussie Teens Fighting The Drought

Girlforce: Unscripted and Unstoppable, that's the theme for this year's International Day of the Girl and across the world we're seeing girls stand up and speak out about the issues they are passionate about. Here in Australia we have some amazing young women who are using their voice to help call for solutions to a very dry problem... the drought. We speak to two 16 year old girls who are fighting to save Australia's agricultural community CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Makaaala Dodd and Kate Currans The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com...

9 MIN6 days ago
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International Day Of The Girl: The Aussie Teens Fighting The Drought

Big Brother's Holding Auditions: How Do You Get Yourself On Reality TV

The TV show that got us all hooked on reality, Big Brother is back and recruiting housemates for 2020. So what can you do to stand out from the crowd? We speak to former housemate Chrissie Swan and Executive Producer Yana Groves to find out how you can get yourself on reality TV CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Nova Melbourne breakfast show co-host Chrissie Swan and Yana Groves, Executive Producer at Bloomtime Media www.bloomtimemedia.com. If you're keen to look into the TV producer and mentorship programs that Yana runs for those looking to get into the industry, you can find the details here https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/fresh-start-2-day-tv-producer-training-mentorship-tickets-72920654641 To read Tully's list of audition dos and don'ts https://www.mamamia.com.au/big-brother-auditions-tully-smyth/ And if you want to take the plunge... the Big Brother 2020 application can be found here...

11 MIN1 weeks ago
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Big Brother's Holding Auditions: How Do You Get Yourself On Reality TV

Donate Or Destroy: How Families Decide The Fate Of Surplus Embryos

There are potentially hundreds of thousands of frozen embryos stored across Australia right now and while some will become a bouncing baby, many won't be needed. So what do you do with them? We speak to Mel Greig who has gone through the destruction of her embryos and a councillor who helps people make the best decision for them when it comes time to let then go. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Mel Greig and Councillor Antonia Solomon The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send ...

12 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Donate Or Destroy: How Families Decide The Fate Of Surplus Embryos

Finally There's A Solution For Sharing The Mental Load

The mental load... it's the organising, planning and list making that goes into running a household, the million different invisible tasks that women are mostly responsible for in relationships. It's the cause of arguments and misunderstandings, of toxic time messages like "It's easier if I do it myself" and "I'll just do it wrong"... but now someone has a solution. Author and lawyer Eve Rodsky talks us through Fair Play and how it can change your life. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your favourite podcast app. Love the show? Send us an email thequicky@mamamia.com.au or call the podphone 02 8999 9386.

19 MIN1 weeks ago
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Finally There's A Solution For Sharing The Mental Load

Ride Like A Girl: What It's Really Like To Be A Female Jockey

Women have only been allowed to ride in horse races in Australia since 1979 but since then they've blazed a trail through one of the only sports in the world where men and women compete against each other on a level playing field. So is it any different for a woman in the sport? With the Michelle Payne story Ride Like a Girl out in cinemas, we take a look at life as a woman in a very male dominated world. CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guest Legendary Australian jockey Clare Lindop. The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your ears every day? Subscribe at mamamia.com.au/the-quicky or in your ...

11 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Ride Like A Girl: What It's Really Like To Be A Female Jockey

Meghan, Harry And The War On Tabloid Lies

This week in a surprise move from Prince Harry, a statement was released about how the British tabloids treat his wife Meghan and that they were suing on of them over a letter they published from Meghan to her Dad. But is it that black and white? Are the tabloids really the big bad monster here or are the celebrities themselves just as complicit in their behaviour? CREDITS Host/Producer: Claire Murphy Executive Producer: Elle Beattie Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri Thanks to our special guests Former tabloid journalist and author of the book Tabloid Prodigy Marlise Kast and former tabloid journalist and author of Blind Item Kevin Dickson The Quicky is the easiest and most enjoyable way to get across the news every day. And it’s delivered straight to your ears in a daily podcast so you can listen whenever you want, wherever you are...at the gym, on the train, in the playground or at night while you're making dinner. The Quicky. Getting you up to speed. Daily. Want The Quicky in your e...

13 MIN1 weeks ago
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Meghan, Harry And The War On Tabloid Lies

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