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The best story you'll hear this week. Days Like These is a podcast told by one person telling the tale of how they lived through something wild. Sometimes funny, sometimes scary, sometimes both. We've got sharks and pirates, justice and injustice, drugs and recovery, love and hate, spies andRead more

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Finding Paleface [Update]

Dec 1 • 25:10
When horse lover Nicole began to learn about brumbies, there was one who took her breath away on Facebook page: Paleface. He was the most famous stallion of all the wild horses on the Snowy Mountains. A rock star horse with a breathless online following. But after the bushfires of 2019, he disappeared. Fast forward to 2021 when Nicole helps rescue a herd of brumbies from t...

Finding Paleface

Nov 30 • 25:30
When horse lover Nicole began to learn about brumbies, there was one who took her breath away on Facebook page: Paleface. He was the most famous stallion of all the wild horses on the Snowy Mountains. A rock star horse with a breathless online following. But after the bushfires of 2019, he wasn't seen again. Fast forward to 2021 when Nicole helps rescue a herd of brumbies ...

Finding Paleface

Nov 30 • 25:10
When horse lover Nicole began to learn about brumbies, there was one who took her breath away on Facebook page: Paleface. He was the most famous stallion of all the wild horses on the Snowy Mountains. A rock star horse with a breathless online following. But after the bushfires of 2019, he disappeared. Fast forward to 2021 when Nicole helps rescue a herd of brumbies from t...

Jaleh's Drive for Freedom

Nov 23 • 25:36
Growing up in pre-revolution Iran, Jaleh Misaghi dreams of becoming a race car driver. So strong is the pull of rubber on the road, she glues herself to the TV, watching Formula 1, practicing her moves and yearning for the speed of the track.  But after the Iranian revolution, Jaheh’s driving quest is shattered – she can’t even get her licence. With the regime cracking d...

Jacek Takes A Bow

Nov 16 • 29:55
Jacek Koman grew up in theatres, the son of two actors performing their way around Communist Poland in the 1950s and 1960s.

At school he’s more interested in learning Russian than stagecraft, by the time Jacek reaches university he decides to follow in their footsteps and go to drama school.  

But, after a night out ends in a brush with the Polish secret police, Jacek and h...

Swimming for Joy

Nov 9 • 28:01
It’s mid-winter in the Snowy Mountains and in the Thredbo river, where the water is 3.3 degrees, a woman swims laps. She’s wearing just a regular swimsuit, cap and goggles.  

The swimmer is 40-year-old Joy Symons, attempting an ‘ice mile’, a feat considered by some the most dangerous swim in the world. To achieve this official ice mile, she must give proof that she is alive...

Swimming for Joy

Nov 9 • 28:01
It’s mid-winter in the Snowy Mountains and in the Thredbo river, where the water is 3.3 degrees, a woman swims laps. She’s wearing just a regular swimsuit, cap and goggles.  

The swimmer is 40-year-old Joy Symons, attempting an ‘ice mile’, a feat considered by some the most dangerous swim in the world. To achieve this official ice mile, she must give proof that she is alive...

The Orphan from Crete

Nov 2 • 26:56
Sonya grew up in Brisbane. But at 26 she decides to move her life to London. Within days of arriving, she meets a beautiful woman at a bar in Soho. They click instantly. She’s Dutch and her name is Tess. They fall in love, get married and build a life together in their adopted city. The only thing missing is… a baby.

Not long after Tess and Sonya find themselves on holiday...

Mao's Soldier Sings A Love Song

Oct 26 • 28:14

Love Eventually

Oct 19 • 29:44
When Megan met Leon, they thought they were just in for a holiday romance.

But it became a long distance thing. Then it became a real life thing. 

And then it wasn't a thing. Leon had his life sorted out, while Megan felt her real life hadn’t even started. 

They let each other go, they met other people, they had adventures... but eventually, real life and real love collided –...

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