Talking Melbourne

In defence of penalty rates

Tom Elliott with father John in the 3AW studios.

4:46 PM   Memories of an absent father have prompted to Tom Elliott to take a strong stance on penalty rates.

Still 'dead, buried, cremated'?

"Work Choices Dead buried cremated", signed: Tony Abbott, 19/7/10

12:41 PM   Bill Shorten accuses Malcolm Turnbull of reviving WorkChoices in 3AW Neil Mitchell interview


PM Turnbull with Neil Mitchell

Malcolm Turnbull joined Neil Mitchell for his first Melbourne interview.

12:36 PM   Jump in the studio for the Malcolm Turnbull's first Melbourne interview.

Fires burning out of control

A fire is burning out of control near Lancefield.

7:57 PM   Fire crews are battling a handful of dangerous fires across the state.

Hunt to issue 'please explain'

Victorian fires: Greg Hunt to write 'please explain' letter to Daniel Andrews

3AW DRIVE 5:42 PM   Victorian fires: Greg Hunt to write 'please explain' letter to Daniel Andrews

Victoria to legalise medical cannabis

Victoria to legalise medical cannabis

Lauren Hilbert 6:00 PM   The government will change the law to allow cannabis to be grown, manufactured and sold for medicinal purposes in Victoria.

Struggle St in Sunshine?

One of the families featured in the first series of Struggle St.

1:00 PM   Sunshine community leaders admit they're concerned by reports a controversial television series is being filmed in the area.

PM wants to see Dan's plan

Malcolm Turnbull joined Neil Mitchell in studio.

Jake Bourke 11:45 AM   Malcolm Turnbull says he'd be "delighted" to see Daniel Andrews' plan for the Melbourne Metro Rail, before deciding on funding.


Join the Rumour File!

Rumour File thanks to Lexus of Blackburn

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Be the NVP: Win an Alfa

Win an Alfa.

The AFL has one. Most footy clubs have one. Now Neil has one. It's Neil's most Valuable Player award.

Word on the Street

Word on the Street thanks to City Jeep

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Small Business Success Awards

Momentum Small Business Awards

Momentum and 3AW reward Small Business success and celebrate the exciting and sometimes challenging lives of Small Business Owners.


Woosha to coach Bombers

New Essendon coach John Worsfold says he wants the club's players to "love" the game again, will speak with Jake Carlisle.

Lloydy + Bomber's GF wrap

Luke Hodge celebrates an incredible goal.

The 3AW Football team's take on a day Hawthorn stamped itself as the AFL powerhouse.

Life and Culture

Tregan Borg reviews Smalls Bar, South Melbourne

Tregan Borg   Smalls Bar recently opened adjacent to the long standing Melbourne cafe St Ali.


Damon on Ellen.

Jim Schembri   Jim's cheat sheet for the week, including Matt Damon in hot water and more.

Schembri's new release reviews

Matt Damon is a stranded astronaut in Ridley Scott's superb sci-fi drama The Martian.

Jim Schembri   3AW film buff Jim Schembri takes a look at all the latest release movies.