EPISODES

Stars vs Journalists

March 28, 2021

In this age of clickbait, journalists that push the most provocative and extreme content are standing out. If winning the ratings means offending a high profile person at the centre of a story - so be it. With controversial opinions out-rating straight factual news content, many journalists are now…

Adult Toy Boom!

March 22, 2021

The global adult toy market is estimated to reach a staggering USD $36.1 billion by the end of 2027 and much of this growth is female-led. One local company experiencing a spurt in sales is www.sexyland.com.au who opened their first store in Melbourne 21 years ago. Female adult toys are their faste…

Real Babes Recycle

March 14, 2021

Every year Australia sends 85% of textiles to landfill. "Fast fashion" is fast becoming a big environmental problem. Born in 2015, www.huntermarkets.com.au connects influencers like Hannah Orval with girls who want to snatch up a fit straight from their wardrobes. Hundreds of influencers have since…

We're here for a spontaneous wedding

March 8, 2021

The global pandemic has forced couples who want to get married to get VERY creative. You won't believe these crazy spontaneous wedding stories! A ceremony conducted at 40,000 feet on a domestic plane flight? A big wedding brought forward by a day with only a few hours notice. The countless stories …

National Be Kind Day 2021 - Standing Up To The Bullies

Feb. 28, 2021

Ali Halkic, lost his son Allem on 5 February 2009 as a result of cyber bullying. Allem Halkic was a 17 year old from Melbourne who tragically fell victim to persistent and callous bullying. Ali has since worked tirelessly to educate Australians about the dangers of bullying and cyber bullying. To m…

Is your Relationship Making You Fat?

Feb. 21, 2021

Researchers at the University Of Queensland recently concluded that those who reported to be in happy romantic relationships weighed almost 6 kilos MORE than their single counterparts! In this episode, Byron blames his weight gain over the past year on the move from his bachelor pad into his girlfr…

The foundation of resilience is the team around you

Feb. 15, 2021

HIGHLIGHT : Melbourne Storm premiership winning halfback Jahrome Hughes and former star Sandor Earl open up on The Byron Cooke Show for a conversation around resilience. Both players credit the Melbourne Storm club culture as a major influence in turning their careers and lives around. Get the full…

Resilience : with Jahrome Hughes and Sandor Earl

Feb. 15, 2021

In the world we currently live in, an ability to be resilient has never been more important. New Zealand Rugby League international Jahrome Hughes and his former Melbourne Storm team mate Sandor Earl have both overcome massive personal obstacles to be where they are today. With the help of Leading …

Melbourne's reaction to Dan Andrew's snap lockdown

Feb. 12, 2021

A five-day snap lockdown called for a snap episode of the Byron Cooke Show. With Victoria now in a five-day stage four lockdown, a massive majority of Byron Cooke Show listeners support the move to cancel international flights into Melbourne [results via show instagram poll with 88% in favour] With…

Valentines Day Survival Guide : with Joanna Fleming and Hannah Furst from Beauty IQ Uncensored

Feb. 7, 2021

Couples having botox together? Setting up burner accounts on insta to stalk exes hoping they're unhappy? What has Valentines Day become? What even is it? This episode is your Valentines Day survival guide! You'll hear the horror stories, the expectations and (if you to choose to celebrate it) we ru…

Jab Chat : Another COVID Vaccine Q&A with Dr Rod Pearce AM

Feb. 3, 2021

Dr Rod Pearce, Chairman of the Immunisation Coalition joins The Byron Cooke Show to answer even more listener questions regarding the COVID vaccine. If you have a question you'd like answered, head to @ByronCookeShow on instagram. Asking questions does not make you an "anti-vaxxer" and Dr Pearce we…

American Football's Big Game : Why should Aussies care?

Jan. 31, 2021

It's the biggest primetime event in American entertainment - but from an Australian point of view it showcases a lesser known sport and goes down on a random Monday in the middle of a workday. With the help of top sports radio broadcasters from Tampa and Kansas City, Byron Cooke and his American so…

Jab Chat : A COVID Vaccine Q&A with Dr Rod Pearce AM

Jan. 24, 2021

Dr Rod Pearce AM, Chairman of the Immunisation Coalition joins The Byron Cooke Show to answer a range of listener questions regarding the COVID vaccine. Asking questions does not make you an "anti-vaxxer" and Dr Rod Pearce welcomes all to join the conversation. Many issues are covered in this episo…

Zephyr Cooke : 12 year old Sports Reporter

Jan. 20, 2021

An extra mini-episode featuring Byron's American son Zephyr. Originally recorded as on off-air run through for an upcoming episode about the Superbowl, the 12 year old aces the audition and sounds ready to take Scott Van Pelt's job at ESPN. You won't believe what you hear! See omnystudio.com/listen…

Kim Ravaillion and Adam Treloar are all set for 2021!

Jan. 17, 2021

A highlight from The Byron Cooke Show Episode 9 "Work Flex But OK" with sporting power couple Kim Ravaillion and Adam Treloar. The full episode is available now on all podcast platforms and also features Organisational Psychologist Dr Laura Kirby. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Work Flex But Ok : with Kim Ravaillion and Adam Treloar

Jan. 17, 2021

New parents and sporting stars, Kim Ravaillion and Adam Treloar, open up to Byron on the subject of workplace flexibility since signing on with their new teams for 2021. How are the Queensland Firebirds and Western Bulldogs supporting their long distance and co-parenting situation? Joining Byron Co…

#CancelLoveActually: with Wenlei Ma, Dave Hughes and Abbey Gelmi

Dec. 20, 2020

Byron leads a controversial campaign to have the 2003 Christmas classic cancelled. One of Australia's leading film critics joins him for a brutal takedown alongside some well known celebrities. Joining Byron Cooke for this episode : Wenlei Ma, Film / TV critic at news.com.au, comedian Dave Hughes, …

IVF Journeys: with Fifi Box, Dr Lynn Burmeister and Sarah Maree Cameron

Dec. 13, 2020

1 in 6 couples suffer infertility and many people need fertility treatment for other reasons. This important topic is discussed with a focus on two popular radio hosts who share their personal (and very different) IVF journeys. Joining Byron Cooke for this episode : Dr Lynn Burmeister, Owner / Medi…