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Rumour File winner crowned!

2:54 PM   Congratulations to "Home Run" on winning this year's Rumour File draw!


Neil's euthanasia experience

Neil Mitchell has revealed he sought euthanasia advice when he was misdiagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

Top 10 sound effects for 2016

Damian Tardio reveals 3AW Breakfast's top 10 sound effects for 2016

Buy, Swap & Sell: Sat 10 December, 2016

The latest from Buy, Swap and Sell with Darren James.

7:43 AM   The latest bargains, as heard from 6am to 7am on 3AW

TLC for Kids Family Fun Day!

Denis Walter was live from fabulous Flemington to finish the year. And all for a GREAT cause!

Two arrested over death

Two people remain in custody following the death of a man at Warrnambool

Zoo lion dies

Chaka the lion at Melbourne Zoo.

3:30 PM   Melbourne Zoo is mourning the loss of one of its beloved lions.

Pacific Tsunami warning

Solomon Islands rocked by magnitude-7.8 quake.

A Tsunami warning has been issued following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake off Coast of the Solomon Islands.

Hospital bans Santa visit

1:44 PM   Neil Mitchell was told that the Monash Children's Hospital banned Santa from visiting sick kids.

Reservoir fire suspicious

A fire that's gutted a house at Reservoir is being treated as suspicious.

CCTV to be scrapped

The parents of Jill Meagher are said to be "horrified" with news Moreland Council is set to remove CCTV on Sydney Road.

PM slams teacher t-shirts

Jake Bourke   The Prime Minister has blasted a group of Australian teachers for wearing controversial t-shirts in the classroom.

Glass sheet falls on man

A picture from the scene.

An office worker has miraculously escaped uninjured after a massive sheet of glass fell from a building and landed on him.

Contracts to replace marriage?

​How would feel about replacing marriage with a "relationship contract" instead?

Soccer boss put 'foot in mouth'

FFA boss David Gallop "embarrassed" himself on Thursday, says Dwayne Russell.


PM: 'We need investment'

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has rejected concerns Australia is heading towards a recession.

Rumour Confirmed

Jimmy Bartel joins 3AW

Jimmy Bartel has been one of the most versatile and highly-decorated players in the history of the Geelong Cats.

Jimmy Bartel is joining 3AW Football's stellar line-up in 2017. 

Euthanasia a step closer

Daniel Andrews, Jill Hennessy and Martin Pakula revealed the news.

The Andrews Government will introduce a bill to legalise assisted dying.

Need for standard sentences

The sentence has attracted criticism.

Sentences for terrorism offences should be standard in all Australian courts, Anthony Whealy QC says.

Push for cricket on Christmas

The Big Bash League final match in January.

The Big Bash League is considering playing a Twenty20 match on Christmas Day.


Weekend Coffee Break

Catch up on where we've been with 3AW's Weekend Coffee Break

Top Choice

Who is 3AW's Top Choice this week?


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