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A Short Monologue

The web series Monologue shows what happens behind the scenes at a pop-culture publication. But is it... Read More »

Have you been paying attention for 11 years?

We’re two episodes into series 11 of Have You Been Paying Attention? but is there anything left to say about why Have You Been Paying Attention? is still a great... Read More »

Hannah Gadsby is Something Special

Hannah Gadsby’s Something Special, now on Netflix, is the feel-good follow-up to their previous stand-up shows Nanette and Douglas.... Read More »

Vale Barry Humphries

Barry Humphries was a pioneer, an original and endlessly inventive. Australian comedy would be nothing without... Read More »

The best café coffee you’ll have all year

A new series from Aunty Donna is always something to look forward to and Aunty Donna’s Coffee Café does not... Read More »

Vale, Would I Lie To You? Australia series 2

Would I Lie To You? remains on air not because it’s entertaining but because it’s cheap to make and enough people are prepared to... Read More »

Getting well like a maniac

Celeste Barber is perfectly cast as a hard-drinking, hard-drugging party girl forced to change her ways in... Read More »

Sketches interrupted

We Interrupt This Broadcast continued this week with more parodies of reality TV shows but with a few new things brought to the table... Read More »

Pointless tasks

We start Australian comedy 2023 with a local take on Taskmaster. Sadly, there's less opportunity for laughs in this show than we'd... Read More »

Vale Fisk series 2

It’s not an exaggeration to say that Fisk is the funniest Australian sitcom for years. It also rates incredibly... Read More »