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The Betoota Advocate Podcast

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Clancy Overell and Errol Parker, editors of the explicitly raw but iconic Outback Australian newspaper known as The Betoota Advocate report fiercely - without fear or favour.

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Clancy Overell and Errol Parker, editors of the explicitly raw but iconic Outback Australian newspaper known as The Betoota Advocate report fiercely - without fear or favour.

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iTunes Ratings

12 Ratings
Average Ratings
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The Betoota Advocate Podcast

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Clancy Overell and Errol Parker, editors of the explicitly raw but iconic Outback Australian newspaper known as The Betoota Advocate report fiercely - without fear or favour.

Top Episodes

Most Popular Episodes of The Betoota Advocate Podcast

Rank #1: EP 12: Hamish Blake

May 27 2018
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On this week's show, Clancy and Errol talk to the Australian comedy podcast G.O.A.T. and reformed radioman Hamish Blake. How did he get his start? What is the most painful thing in the world? All those questions answered and more. Proudly sponsored by Budgy Smugglers Timings 6:00 - Free Cars in Radio 8:20 - Social Medias Evolution  26:00 - First Generation Reality Stars vs Current Reality Stars 34.50 - Bullet Ant Gloves Yarn - https://www.facebook.com/hamishandandy/videos/10154252990251232/

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Rank #2: EP 22: Billy (The Twelfth Man ) Birmingham

Aug 05 2018
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Joining us in the Koala Mattress Studios this week is Living Australian Treasure, Billy Birmingham. If you're only going to listen to one Betoota podcast this year, make it this one. Made famous by his timeless impressions of the Wide World of Sport's commentary team, there's much more to the 12th Man than the average punter would know. He discusses how he started doing what he does and what the future holds. Billy was such a delight to have in town and he's welcome back any time.

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Rank #3: EP 39: Gang of Youths

Dec 02 2018
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David Le'aupepe and Joji Malani from Gang of Youths joined the show from backstage at the Enmore Theatre down in Sydney. They are a couple of deep thinkers and spoke to us about all manner of things, from the church, to the benefits of kava, to life on the road as members of one of the hottest musical acts on the scene. Please bear in mind there was a bit of sound checking going on in the venue while we spoke to them.

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Rank #4: EP: 32 Dr Karl Kruzelnicki

Oct 14 2018
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National Treasure, Triple J science commentator and prolific author drops by the Koala Mattress Studios to talk about all manner of things, in his unique and entertaining manner. Get your tickets to the Betoota Advocate Roadshow here. Promo code DRKARLSKOALA for $200 off a mattress or sofa

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Rank #5: EP 42: Will Ferrell, Lauren Lapkus, John C, Reilly, Rebecca Hall.

Dec 23 2018
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In our 2018 Christmas Special, the editors speak to the cast of this year's biggest Boxing Day comedy 'Holmes and Watson'. We talk about a range of things from ball-tampering to Will Ferrell's attempt at an English accent.

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Rank #6: EP 37: Julie Bishop

Nov 18 2018
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First there was John Curtin, next there was Kim Beazley. Who is going to be the next leader from our nation's West? Julie Bishop gave us 30 minutes of her valuable time and told us about how she's adjusting to life as a backbencher and where the road leads now. One not to miss.

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Rank #7: EP 27: Hedley Thomas

Sep 09 2018
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Teacher's Pet - The Gold Walkley Award winning journalist behind the Teacher's Pet podcast stopped by our great south west this week for a chat in the Koala Mattress Studios. The Teacher's Pet is the first Australian podcast to go to #1 in the US and has over 14 million downloads. A must-listen for any fan of the podcast series the world can't seem to get enough of. Come see the Betoota Advocate Roadshow - Buy Tickets here Download Teachers Pet Podcast here

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Rank #8: EP 18 : EMCEE Kerser

Jul 08 2018
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In a very rare radio interview, MC Kerser, Australia's best-selling homegrown hip-hop artist and the man behind the nation's most frequently shoplifted records, stopped by the studio this week to tell us a bit about the game and what it takes to stay on top. About where he's been and where he's going - including his next album. https://emceekerser.com/ https://www.instagram.com/kerserofficial/?hl=en Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Sofa Studio in the town's Old City District. Use the code STRUTH200 to get $200 off your Koala Sofa or Mattress purchase.

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Rank #9: EP 23: David Pocock

Aug 12 2018
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This weekend, the Wallabies are set to face the ominous New Zealand All Blacks in Sydney. Good morning to the All Black spies listening to this podcast as well. The first of a three match series, so it was fitting this week to hear from one of the most senior Wallabies on the pitch. Hear not only his plans for the this weekend's match - but other interesting tidbits about the man such as his Zimbabwean roots and his political and social activism. A stellar interview, one not to miss. Who knows? You might even hear him swear in the Koala Mattress Studios?

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Rank #10: BREAKING: The Teacher's Pet

Dec 05 2018
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With the breaking news that former Newtown Jets rugby league star and creepy high school PE teacher, Chris Dawson, has been taken into police custody in Queensland today regarding the 1982 disappearance of his wife Lynn - The Betoota Advocate is revisiting our in-depth interview with the man that brought him down. Crack investigative journalist, and proud Queenslander, Hedley Thomas.

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Rank #11: EP 29: Paul Kelly

Sep 23 2018
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This week we talk to the man, the myth, the legend. Australia's favourite singer-songwriter-storyteller. Paul Kelly. About his new album and his love of Kendrick. Recorded in the Koala Mattress Studios. Todays podcast is sponsored by CQ University, Discover their student stories and your study options online. Get your tickets to the Betoota Advocate Roadshow here.

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Rank #12: EP 08: Banking Royal Commission & Interview With Glenn "the Preference Whisperer" Druery

Apr 29 2018
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This week on the Betoota Advocate podcast our editors speak about the banking royal commission. Why has it taken so long? That as well as Clancy and Errol chat with Glenn "the preference whisperer" Druery - the controversial political fixer responsible for the likes of Senator Hinch and Ricky Muir, as well as the slow death of One Nation. Check out our friends at Hello Sport for biased and unqualified opinions on sport on Desert Rock FM Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

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Rank #13: Bulletin 27/4/18 - Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Apr 26 2018
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A hit with the subscribers that can't read - Hosted by Denim Betoota Weekly Bulletin is a Friday afternoon wrap up of some of the biggest stories of the week from The Betoota Advocate, Australia's oldest newspaper.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

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Rank #14: EP 04: Ball Tampering & Cliff Lyons Interview

Apr 02 2018
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This week, Clancy and Errol attempt to make sense of the ball-tampering saga - like most other radio shows around the country. Rugby league is back and they speak to Manly Legend, Cliff Lyons, about how the game has changed, for better or for worse. All that and more.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

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Rank #15: EP 25: The Grade Cricketer

Aug 26 2018
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This week on the podcast, we thought you'd be all Canberra'd out so we have the greatest cricket-related podcast on our show for something different. The Grade Cricketer join us in the Koala Mattress Studios for an extended discussion surrounding the recent cricketing controversies as well as our own plans for the future of the game. Follow the Grade Cricketer on Twitter and Facebook and Podcast

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Rank #16: BULLETIN EP 03: Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Mar 29 2018
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Quite popular with the subscribers that can't read - Betoota Weekly Bulletin is a Friday afternoon wrap up of some of the biggest stories of the week from The Betoota Advocate, Australia's oldest newspaper.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

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Rank #17: Bulletin 06/12/18 - Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Dec 05 2018
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From Sco-Mo's touching gift to Darius Boyd's mysterious appearance in Redfern, Bruce Hitchcock and Wendell Hussey wrap up the week that was in news.

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Rank #18: EP 21: Tai 'Bam Bam' Tuivasa

Jul 29 2018
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EXPLICIT CONTENT WARNING: This week Clancy and Errol speak to one of the most promising sporting exports in Australia. Undefeated UFC heavyweight Tai Tuivasa. He's three from three and a maestro of the knock out. We are talking Pig Latin, bum bags and the rise of Western Sydney fighters in mixed martial arts. A lot of C bombs in the Koala Mattress Studios this week. Fight highlight vs Rashad Coulter Instagram @bambamtuivasa Half Cast Podcast

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Rank #19: Bulletin 13/4/18 - Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Apr 12 2018
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Quite popular with the subscribers that can't read - Betoota Weekly Bulletin is a Friday afternoon wrap up of some of the biggest stories of the week from The Betoota Advocate, Australia's oldest newspaper.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

Play Now

Rank #20: Ep 38: Becky Lucas and Cameron James

Nov 25 2018
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The creators of ABC Fresh Blood pilot, Be Your Own Boss (which has been recently nominated for Best Documentary Short at next year's Oscars) spoke to The Advocate in the rumpus room of their Sylvania Waters AirBNB holiday rental about life, death and the things that keep us up at night.

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Rank #1: EP 12: Hamish Blake

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On this week's show, Clancy and Errol talk to the Australian comedy podcast G.O.A.T. and reformed radioman Hamish Blake. How did he get his start? What is the most painful thing in the world? All those questions answered and more. Proudly sponsored by Budgy Smugglers Timings 6:00 - Free Cars in Radio 8:20 - Social Medias Evolution  26:00 - First Generation Reality Stars vs Current Reality Stars 34.50 - Bullet Ant Gloves Yarn - https://www.facebook.com/hamishandandy/videos/10154252990251232/

May 27 2018
58 mins
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Rank #2: EP 22: Billy (The Twelfth Man ) Birmingham

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Joining us in the Koala Mattress Studios this week is Living Australian Treasure, Billy Birmingham. If you're only going to listen to one Betoota podcast this year, make it this one. Made famous by his timeless impressions of the Wide World of Sport's commentary team, there's much more to the 12th Man than the average punter would know. He discusses how he started doing what he does and what the future holds. Billy was such a delight to have in town and he's welcome back any time.

Aug 05 2018
58 mins
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Rank #3: EP 39: Gang of Youths

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David Le'aupepe and Joji Malani from Gang of Youths joined the show from backstage at the Enmore Theatre down in Sydney. They are a couple of deep thinkers and spoke to us about all manner of things, from the church, to the benefits of kava, to life on the road as members of one of the hottest musical acts on the scene. Please bear in mind there was a bit of sound checking going on in the venue while we spoke to them.

Dec 02 2018
43 mins
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Rank #4: EP: 32 Dr Karl Kruzelnicki

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National Treasure, Triple J science commentator and prolific author drops by the Koala Mattress Studios to talk about all manner of things, in his unique and entertaining manner. Get your tickets to the Betoota Advocate Roadshow here. Promo code DRKARLSKOALA for $200 off a mattress or sofa

Oct 14 2018
55 mins
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Rank #5: EP 42: Will Ferrell, Lauren Lapkus, John C, Reilly, Rebecca Hall.

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In our 2018 Christmas Special, the editors speak to the cast of this year's biggest Boxing Day comedy 'Holmes and Watson'. We talk about a range of things from ball-tampering to Will Ferrell's attempt at an English accent.

Dec 23 2018
16 mins
Play Now

Rank #6: EP 37: Julie Bishop

Podcast cover
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First there was John Curtin, next there was Kim Beazley. Who is going to be the next leader from our nation's West? Julie Bishop gave us 30 minutes of her valuable time and told us about how she's adjusting to life as a backbencher and where the road leads now. One not to miss.

Nov 18 2018
35 mins
Play Now

Rank #7: EP 27: Hedley Thomas

Podcast cover
Read more

Teacher's Pet - The Gold Walkley Award winning journalist behind the Teacher's Pet podcast stopped by our great south west this week for a chat in the Koala Mattress Studios. The Teacher's Pet is the first Australian podcast to go to #1 in the US and has over 14 million downloads. A must-listen for any fan of the podcast series the world can't seem to get enough of. Come see the Betoota Advocate Roadshow - Buy Tickets here Download Teachers Pet Podcast here

Sep 09 2018
49 mins
Play Now

Rank #8: EP 18 : EMCEE Kerser

Podcast cover
Read more

In a very rare radio interview, MC Kerser, Australia's best-selling homegrown hip-hop artist and the man behind the nation's most frequently shoplifted records, stopped by the studio this week to tell us a bit about the game and what it takes to stay on top. About where he's been and where he's going - including his next album. https://emceekerser.com/ https://www.instagram.com/kerserofficial/?hl=en Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Sofa Studio in the town's Old City District. Use the code STRUTH200 to get $200 off your Koala Sofa or Mattress purchase.

Jul 08 2018
43 mins
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Rank #9: EP 23: David Pocock

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This weekend, the Wallabies are set to face the ominous New Zealand All Blacks in Sydney. Good morning to the All Black spies listening to this podcast as well. The first of a three match series, so it was fitting this week to hear from one of the most senior Wallabies on the pitch. Hear not only his plans for the this weekend's match - but other interesting tidbits about the man such as his Zimbabwean roots and his political and social activism. A stellar interview, one not to miss. Who knows? You might even hear him swear in the Koala Mattress Studios?

Aug 12 2018
44 mins
Play Now

Rank #10: BREAKING: The Teacher's Pet

Podcast cover
Read more

With the breaking news that former Newtown Jets rugby league star and creepy high school PE teacher, Chris Dawson, has been taken into police custody in Queensland today regarding the 1982 disappearance of his wife Lynn - The Betoota Advocate is revisiting our in-depth interview with the man that brought him down. Crack investigative journalist, and proud Queenslander, Hedley Thomas.

Dec 05 2018
47 mins
Play Now

Rank #11: EP 29: Paul Kelly

Podcast cover
Read more

This week we talk to the man, the myth, the legend. Australia's favourite singer-songwriter-storyteller. Paul Kelly. About his new album and his love of Kendrick. Recorded in the Koala Mattress Studios. Todays podcast is sponsored by CQ University, Discover their student stories and your study options online. Get your tickets to the Betoota Advocate Roadshow here.

Sep 23 2018
29 mins
Play Now

Rank #12: EP 08: Banking Royal Commission & Interview With Glenn "the Preference Whisperer" Druery

Podcast cover
Read more

This week on the Betoota Advocate podcast our editors speak about the banking royal commission. Why has it taken so long? That as well as Clancy and Errol chat with Glenn "the preference whisperer" Druery - the controversial political fixer responsible for the likes of Senator Hinch and Ricky Muir, as well as the slow death of One Nation. Check out our friends at Hello Sport for biased and unqualified opinions on sport on Desert Rock FM Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

Apr 29 2018
40 mins
Play Now

Rank #13: Bulletin 27/4/18 - Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Podcast cover
Read more

A hit with the subscribers that can't read - Hosted by Denim Betoota Weekly Bulletin is a Friday afternoon wrap up of some of the biggest stories of the week from The Betoota Advocate, Australia's oldest newspaper.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

Apr 26 2018
4 mins
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Rank #14: EP 04: Ball Tampering & Cliff Lyons Interview

Podcast cover
Read more

This week, Clancy and Errol attempt to make sense of the ball-tampering saga - like most other radio shows around the country. Rugby league is back and they speak to Manly Legend, Cliff Lyons, about how the game has changed, for better or for worse. All that and more.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

Apr 02 2018
37 mins
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Rank #15: EP 25: The Grade Cricketer

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This week on the podcast, we thought you'd be all Canberra'd out so we have the greatest cricket-related podcast on our show for something different. The Grade Cricketer join us in the Koala Mattress Studios for an extended discussion surrounding the recent cricketing controversies as well as our own plans for the future of the game. Follow the Grade Cricketer on Twitter and Facebook and Podcast

Aug 26 2018
42 mins
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Rank #16: BULLETIN EP 03: Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Podcast cover
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Quite popular with the subscribers that can't read - Betoota Weekly Bulletin is a Friday afternoon wrap up of some of the biggest stories of the week from The Betoota Advocate, Australia's oldest newspaper.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

Mar 29 2018
7 mins
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Rank #17: Bulletin 06/12/18 - Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

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From Sco-Mo's touching gift to Darius Boyd's mysterious appearance in Redfern, Bruce Hitchcock and Wendell Hussey wrap up the week that was in news.

Dec 05 2018
4 mins
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Rank #18: EP 21: Tai 'Bam Bam' Tuivasa

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Read more

EXPLICIT CONTENT WARNING: This week Clancy and Errol speak to one of the most promising sporting exports in Australia. Undefeated UFC heavyweight Tai Tuivasa. He's three from three and a maestro of the knock out. We are talking Pig Latin, bum bags and the rise of Western Sydney fighters in mixed martial arts. A lot of C bombs in the Koala Mattress Studios this week. Fight highlight vs Rashad Coulter Instagram @bambamtuivasa Half Cast Podcast

Jul 29 2018
30 mins
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Rank #19: Bulletin 13/4/18 - Betoota Weekly News Bulletin

Podcast cover
Read more

Quite popular with the subscribers that can't read - Betoota Weekly Bulletin is a Friday afternoon wrap up of some of the biggest stories of the week from The Betoota Advocate, Australia's oldest newspaper.  Recorded at Desert Rock FM from the Koala Studio in the town's Old City District. Proudly sponsored by Subway and uno Home Loans

Apr 12 2018
5 mins
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Rank #20: Ep 38: Becky Lucas and Cameron James

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The creators of ABC Fresh Blood pilot, Be Your Own Boss (which has been recently nominated for Best Documentary Short at next year's Oscars) spoke to The Advocate in the rumpus room of their Sylvania Waters AirBNB holiday rental about life, death and the things that keep us up at night.

Nov 25 2018
47 mins
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