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Taking podcasting to the people: OzPod 2016

Podcasters great and small, amateurs and pros, have come together at OzPod 2016 to discuss the state of this emerging industry in Australia and how the talent gap with the podcasting powerhouse, the US, can be narrowed.

Audio report by Buffy Gorrilla

The inaugural Australian Podcast Conference took place at the ABC’s Ultimo headquarters in Sydney at the weekend.

Buffy Gorrilla spoke with Linda Bracken, the head of content and digital strategy at ABC Radio, as well as some aspiring podcasters who attended.

About The Citizen

THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

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