Click play below to jump in the studio with Neil Mitchell and Tony Abbott. Photo: Justin McManus
Tony Abbott has spoken to Neil Mitchell in his first Melbourne interview since being dumped as Prime Minister.
Mr Abbott spoke about his tenure, removal and future in politics.
Malcolm didn't stay in the Parliament to be someone else's ministerFormer PM Tony Abbott
He revealed he's "exchanged texts" with Malcolm Turnbull but stopped short of saying he'd forgiven him.
"There's obviously been a lot of dirty water under the bridge," he said.
"I guess, in time, more things are more readily understood, more readily accommodated and seen in proper perspective."
MINI-VID 1: Have you forgiven Malcolm Turnbull?
MINI-VID 2: Tony Abbott's message to angry Liberal supporters
MINI-VID 3: Would you consider the Tony Abbott Australia party, maybe?
AUDIO: Tony Abbott with Neil Mitchell on 3AW Mornings