LISTEN: A Melbourne woman has nearly died after eating a beetroot and pumpkin labelled salad which contained walnuts.
CALL OFF THE DOGS: Neil Mitchell wants to defend dogs. Locals on Victoria's coast are furious with new rules that ban dogs from beaches at certain times of the day.
LISTEN: In the past eight years, one person has died on Melbourne's rail network every nine and a half days.
NEIL MITCHELL: You won’t like this if you are a truck driver, but I think it’s time to get fair dinkum with truckies.
LISTEN: Transport Minister Terry Mulder says test drilling for the East West Tunnel is complete, but protestors vow to continue their fight.
LISTEN: Three paddleboarders have set a world record - becoming the first people to paddle across Bass Strait on their boards.
GALLERY: This solves the question that has plagued mankind for centuries*, and Neil Mitchell has uncovered the fascinating** and sometimes shocking*** truth.
LISTEN: 3AW Mornings sent 16-year-old Nathan Barry to Soundwave as a present after he saved his family when their boat exploded late last year.
SACKED: The police union has thrown its support behind three police officers including a bravery award-winning sergeant sacked following an investigation into the production of racist stubby holders.
POLITICS: Labor will wait to see legislation before deciding whether to block changes to the Qantas Sale Act.
WATCH: After facing 14 rounds of chemotherapy, more than 100 nights in hospital and major surgery, Tyler Fishlock talks to Neil Mitchell about beating cancer.
VIDEO: Outgoing AFL CEO Andrew Demetriou says several people "stuffed up" the James Hird pay deal.
LISTEN: An ambitious plan to build a $1billion monorail above the Tullamarine Freeway, linking the city to Melbourne Airport, has been unveiled.
POLITICS: Neil Mitchell believes Ted Baillieu should give up his seat for Mary Wooldridge; Jeff Kennett says the party needs to look towards the future.
READ: Megan Garrow, of Taylors Lakes, thought she'd won $2000.
WATCH, LISTEN: Neil Mitchell wants a rethink on riding two-abreast.
FULL INTERVIEW: Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce deflects the heat that's on senior management.
IT'S ALMOST FIXED: The unsightly burnt-out carcass of a party boat, which was left to rot in the Yarra, has at last been removed after Neil Mitchell heaped pressure on authorities.
LISTEN: Grants and low interest loans have been made available for small businesses in Morwell affected by the Hazlewood fire as residents continue to leave the smoke-filled town.
PHOTOS: It appears Emerald's brand spanking new police station has a small problem.
LISTEN: A former Olympic swimmer and friend of Grant Hackett says it’s disturbing and disappointing to hear stories about him, especially when children are involved.
NEIL MITCHELL: It does not matter which way you look at it, Collingwood has put itself above the courts.
VIDEO, PHOTOS: The issues, the people and the future of Geelong.
MINI-VIDS: Police believe the Hazelwood open cut mine fire was deliberately lit and fear an arsonist is on the loose.
MORWELL: A mother of three said her young family is having difficulty breathing and being forced to stay indoors due to smoke from the Hazlewood open-cut coal mine fire.
RATINGS: A former homicide detective depicted in Channel Nine’s Fat Tony & Co says the show doesn’t make sense.
PHOTO: A bit of cooler, damper weather and the spiders are out!
LISTEN: A self-proclaimed "fat" MP says there is no need for a food ratings website which has been controversially slated for reintroduction by the Abbott government.
FULL INTERVIEW: Neil Mitchell questions PM Tony Abbott on unemployment, Qantas, SPC, health funding and more.
WATCH: Premier Denis Napthine has denied the manufacturing industry in Victoria is dying after Toyota's announcement it will cease car-making in Australia by 2017.
WATCH: Port Adelaide president David Koch has hit back at claims the club’s hypnotism incident was “dangerous”, labelling Neil Mitchell the “fun police” along the way.
LISTEN: The mother of a boy stabbed and bashed by up to 20 people while walking a friend home from a party has made an emotional plea for an end to violence among young people.
REVIEW: Today’s pub, the Retreat in Brunswick, can be considered as THE trailblazer that got the ball rolling some decade ago in the revitalisation and rejuvenation of pubs in this area.
LATEST: A paramedic who helped rescue an elderly woman stuck in her roof at Geelong says she wouldn't have survived if it happened a week earlier.
NEIL MITCHELL: Geoff Shaw is not just an arrogant and apparently self-obsessed man. I think he is a traitor. And here's why...
LISTEN: Pharmacy chain Soul Pattinson has cut its ties with the Catholic owners of a chemist following uproar over their stance on the contraceptive pill.
TV TIP: We need to re-tune our digital televisions today.
SUNRISE: Sunrise host David Koch has slammed his own network over its decision to pay convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby for an exclusive interview.
PHOTOS: A wayward hot-air balloon has been forced to make an emergency landing in a Hawthorn home's front yard.
LISTEN: Victoria’s road safety camera commissioner has revealed why he’s signed on for another year.
NEIL MITCHELL: This week the tax department started an expensive survey to find out what we think about them.
LISTEN: A concerned mother is desperate for help after discovering her 15-year-old son was smoking dope.
COMPELLING INTERVIEW: A long-term heroin addict has told how he relies on his local council for syringes.
NO FAVOURS: Newly appointed Speaker Christine Fyffe says Independent MP Geoff Shaw will only receive what he's entitled to as a parliamentarian.
LISTEN: Racing Victoria has rejected calls to cancel tomorrow’s meeting at Caulfield despite the forecasted extreme heat.
PHOTO: A traumatised pet owner is furious with her local council's delayed response after seeing her beloved dog mauled by a pit bull last week.
BALI: Schapelle Corby's former lawyer has no regrets about suggesting the convicted drug smuggler will "smoke a joint" on her release.
LISTEN: Yarra Trams is offering $20,000 worth of prizes for people who legally travel on the route 96 tram in a bold bid to encourage commuters to touch on.
LISTEN: Former NSW Premier Bob Carr says the supervised injecting rooms he introduced in Sydney’s Kings Cross have saved nearly 100 lives.
LISTEN: An outraged father has told Neil Mitchell he is disgusted by a T-shirt emblazoned with an expletive directed towards the Prime Minister.
INVESTIGATION: Police say the person or group responsible for a fire that threatened Victoria's power supply had an "intimate knowledge" of the Yallourn power station.
WATCH: Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews says he’s not embarrassed by the CFMEU despite claims of corrupt dealings.
PHOTOS: Parents are being urged to stop packing nuts in their childrens' lunchboxes amid fears a child will die.
LISTEN: Tony Abbott's official YouTube channel was shut down over the weekend after it was flagged for "deceptive content".
LISTEN: There's been much debate over the weekend following the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority's contentious decision to allow the dumping of three million cubic metres of dredge spoil in reef waters.
LISTEN: Is this the silliest answer you’ve ever heard to a TV quiz question?
NEIL MITCHELL: It is a sad state of affairs when Australia can’t produce and package fruit and tomatoes, very sad.
LISTEN: Fertility doctors have raised concerns that Australian couples with unexplained fertility issues are rushing into IVF treatment when they could go on to conceive naturally.
NEIL MITCHELL: This may surprise you, but Tony Abbott is wrong when he savages the ABC.
LISTEN: A young mother with a rare form of cancer is pleading for help to fund a drug which doctors say will save her life.
LISTEN: A woman who watched her husband mowed down and killed steps in front of her says she doesn’t know how she’s coping.
PHOTOS: Melbourne council will revoke or refund 77 drivers who wrongly copped parking fines because of a bizarre sign-writing error.
NEIL MITCHELL: Energy companies are able to exploit customers because most are too apathetic to hunt around for a better tariff. But why don't these buggers just charge a fair rate?
LISTEN: Manchester City's CEO has told 3AW that he plans to build the club - and the sport in general - into something big in Australia
NEIL MITCHELL: Figures show that Australia Day is worse than any other public holiday for violent assaults. Why?
MINI VIDS: Richmond's Dan Jackson says while his former teammate Ben Cousins was an absolute role model as a footballer he left a lot to be desired off the field.
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NEIL'S PICS: After hearing about 'yarn bombing', Neil Mitchell has his interest in knitting 'spun'! Send your pics to email@example.com.
NEIL'S PICS: An Ikea advertisement featuring a family at war with their garden gnomes has been claimed as too violent in the UK. Neil wants to see your pics of garden gnomes
PHOTO GALLERY: Autumn is here, and Neil Mitchell wants your photos of the spectacular season in full bloom.
NEIL MITCHELL: It is danger day: ring the alarm bells, because I have an idea. Premier Denis Napthine will today unveil promised surpluses in his budget heading up to 2017, reaching up to $2.5 billion.
NEIL MITCHELL: Today I am broadcasting from Sandown Racecourse surrounded by fancy cars and kids and the aim is to find out what is wrong with young drivers.
WATCH VIDEO: Neil Mitchell spent the afternoon with Lou Richards - 'the man who has done more for football in Victoria than a team full of superstars'.
NEIL MITCHELL: Flashback: Rod Marsh is throwing down beers, Dougie Walters is drinking and smoking, Dennis Lillee is snarling and the coach comes up and says: You lot are very naughty, now go away and write we an essay on the three things you must improve.
WATCH VIDEO: Deputy Premier Peter Ryan has made his first public, blistering attack on his former advisor Tristan Weston, tearing into his credibility over the secret tape affair on the Neil Mitchell program.
RACIAL PROFILING: Victoria Police yesterday settled a case brought by six African-Australian men over alleged harassment, abuse and racial profiling in Flemington. Neil Mitchell spoke to Daniel Haile-Michael, an African University student involved in the case.
DRUGS IN SPORT: Neil Mitchell spoke to Sports Minister Kate Lundy this morning and accused the federal MP of 'political grandstanding' to ramp up the election campaign.
HEALTH WARNINGS: A New Zealand coroner has found a woman who drank up to ten litres of coca-cola a day died due to a 'racing heart' from an overload of caffeine. The coroner's report has sparked discussion as to whether warning labels are needed.
TIM MATHIESON: The Prime Minister's partner is under fire for a joke about Asian women during a reception at the Lodge. Tim Mathieson was addressing the West Indian Cricket Team on the importance of prostate examinations when he made the comment.
ADRIAN'S RECIPES: Looking for some inspiring Christmas recipe ideas? Adrian Richardson gives you three delicious Christmas recipes: Sweet & sour stuffed spatchcock, Christmas Turkey Galantine, and Roast chicken with parsley butter and corn bread stuffing.
NEIL MITCHELL: If you are a victim, if you know what's been going on and you have evidence of these atrocities and the obscenity of the cover-up in the Catholic Church, come forward. Now is the time for decency to strike back.
LISTEN: The legendary voice of Darth Vader joined Neil Mitchell this morning and opened up about a number of issues, including the reelection of President Barack Obama, growing up in the racially segregated US and what he thinks of his one-of-a-kind voice.
NEIL MITCHELL: "Remember Black Saturday? Because there is an indecent, obscene political fight going on around those same bushfires; An obscene and indecent fight around the safety of those people they all cried about and pledged to help."
DOWNLOAD: Leading Australian QC David Galbally has provided 3AW listeners with the following template letter to send to the Minister for Roads and the Department of Justice, if they believe they have been wrongly fined by dodgy red-light cameras.
EXCLUSIVE: Work could soon begin on a new retail complex on the historic silo's site on the Yarra River at Richmond. It will include a shopping centre, offices and a public plaza. Details here.
WATCH VIDEO: Did you see John Laws bizarre appearance on the ABC’s 730 Report? His appearence has become the target of severel online parodies and this morning even Neil Mitchell got into the spirit!
YOUTH ISSUES: 3AW and Australia’s only gay and lesbian radio station JOY 94.9 joined forces for the first time to raise awareness of the serious issues affecting today’s youth. Have a listen to historic 2-hour broadcast ad-free.
ADRIAN RICHARDSON: The bread recipe that everyone is raving about! Give Adrian Richardson's mouth-watering sourdough bread recipe a try and let us know how your bread turns out!
YOUR MONEY? Millions of dollars in unclaimed funds are sitting in the State Revenue Office, and some of it could be yours. A State Revenue Office spokesperson told Justin Smith one man has even claimed $600,000!
VIDEO: A listener sent Neil Mitchell an email this morning about what she reckons is quite possibly the best commercial ever made. We agree, this is absolutely superb!
RUMOUR CONFIRMED: This morning, the Rumour file learned Richmond club legend Neville Crowe took a nasty spill off his bike and fell into the Yarra river. Neil Mitchell spoke to the good samaritan who pulled the footballer out of the water.
NEIL MITCHELL: On an obscure, barely-watched pay TV program yesterday, Julia Gillard may well have sealed her own fate. She may well have finally ended any hope she has of leading the government into the next election.
FIVE MONTHS ON: Sam Stynes, the wife of the late Jim Stynes, has opened up to give a frank and personal interview with Neil Mitchell about her life without Jim and the effects cancer had on their relationship.
NEIL MITCHELL: "You can't allow people to become addicted legally then suddenly make it illegal. Imagine it. We'll have flying squads of smoke police raiding garages in Glen Waverley, dragging away four pensioners caught smoking."
VIDEO: A Lygon Street milk bar owner has alleged Workplace Relations and Employment Minister Bill Shorten verbally abused, all because her the meat pie he wanted was not in stock.
WALLY CONRON: The Australian inventor of the Labradoodle has been waiting years for a hip replacement. The dog-lover told Neil Mitchell: "I've given so many people mobility with the labradoodle and as soon as I have an ailment myself, I get fogged off."
TRAMSURANCE: Online activists who've set up a scheme claiming to shield fare evaders from fines have been given till tomorrow to scrap their campaign or face possible police action. Neil Mitchell spoke to the founder this morning.
ROADSIDE TESTING: Victoria's roadside police drug testing has been called into question, after a truck driver successfully contested two positive saliva readings which could have rendered him jobless. Truckie Danny Hanning told Neil Mitchell his story.
GALLERY: In honour of the Queen's jubiliee, send us photos!
JUSTIN SMITH BLOG: It’s a lot harder to keep Jeff Kennett out of the news than put him in it. With the flavour of so many pies on his fingers, there’s not much in the state he hasn’t managed to be involved with. Read the rest here.
OVER $6000 TOTAL: 'Kevin' has told Neill Mitchell he was so moved he drove across Melbourne to present a $3000 cheque to the cancer charity Challenge through Erin's mother, Kathy. Listen to Kathy and Kevin's on-air chat here.
VIRAL VIDEO: Spoon playing Gran rocks out to the Black Keys.
ARRIVE ALIVE: To launch the 2012 Easter Driver Reviver campaign the SES performed a live road rescue simulation at Federation Square.
The morning programs Seb Costello headed to Federation Square to take part in the action.
EXCLUSIVE: The Neil Mitchell program obtained footage of two men chroming on a city-bound train on the Werribee line this morning. Rebecca, a 3AW employee, filmed the incident on her mobile phone on a 7:10am train and said the two had paint on their faces and clothes.
CONGRATULATIONS: 3AW's Neil Mitchell became the first radio journalist to win the coveted Graham Perkin Australian Journalist of the Year award, named in honour of the legendary, late editor of The Age. Watch Neil accept his award.
REPLAY: In the past week, The Neil Mitchell Program received complaints from listeners regarding comments Tom Elliott made about the Australian Army on the Weekend Break. Today, Neil confronted Tom about his comment. Listen here.
VIDEO: Simon Crean has taken a swipe at former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, saying one of the reasons he lost the leadership is that he was not a team player. Watch Neil Mitchell's hard-hitting editorial and listen to Simon Crean.
Neil Mitchell has been contacted by a man with a holy yarn.
Ron Barassi wants to meet face-to-face the man who bashed him in St Kilda. The footy legend's also revealed the effects of the bashing are still with him - he's unable to hold a conversation and is suffering a degree of memory loss.
WHITE RIBBON DAY: Neil Mitchell spoke to two men who admitted to perpetrating violence against women. Hear their stories as Australia unites against domestic violence.
UPDATE: Anti-domestic violence organisation White Ribbon says Matthew Newton is not taking enough responsibility for his actions, following the actor's controversial TV interview on Monday night.
An article which appeared in the Victoria Police Gazette caught the attention of Neil Mitchell. Certainly a candidate for the International Idiot Awards (if there is such a thing?)..
An online advertisment offering a teenage girl's virginity for sale for $15,000 has sparked public outrage but authorities say they're powerless to act.
KEN LAY'S SAY: Neil Mitchell came out firing against the Occupy Melbourne protesters this morning, revealing that one of the main organisers of the movement, Jake Wishart, works for Greens MP Adam Bandt.