EPISODES

April 24, 2021

How Connected Are We To Anzac Day in 2021?

It is a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations. So 106 years after the first landi...

April 18, 2021

Farmer Wants a Worker

Thousands of fruit and vegetable pickers are urgently needed RIGHT NOW! The current labour shortage is a result of coronavirus travel restrictions leading to a huge drop in overseas workers, who in the past have made up a lar...

April 11, 2021

Man up & Speak up

Men are encouraged to show strength and many find it difficult to open up when they are struggling. So how should a man behave when his child is diagnosed with cancer? Research from www.redkite.org.au has revealed that men ar...

March 30, 2021

Melbourne Storm vs Rugby League Journalists

HIGHLIGHT : In the wake of recent controversies, former Melbourne Storm player Sandor Earl takes aim at Rugby League journalists Paul Kent, Danny Weidler and James Hooper. Earl believes both the NRL and the Rugby League Playe...

March 28, 2021

Stars vs Journalists

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 o...

March 22, 2021

Adult Toy Boom!

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 thei...

March 14, 2021

Real Babes Recycle

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 ...

March 08, 2021

We're here for a spontaneous wedding

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 bro...

February 28, 2021

National Be Kind Day 2021 - Standing Up To The Bullies

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 ...

February 21, 2021

Is your Relationship Making You Fat?

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...

February 15, 2021

The foundation of resilience is the team around you

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...

February 15, 2021

Resilience : with Jahrome Hughes and Sandor Earl

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 massiv...

February 12, 2021

Melbourne's reaction to Dan Andrew's snap lockdown

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 flight...

February 07, 2021

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

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 hor...

February 03, 2021

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

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 insta...

January 31, 2021

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

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 radi...

January 24, 2021

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

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 we...

January 20, 2021

Zephyr Cooke : 12 year old Sports Reporter

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...

January 17, 2021

Kim Ravaillion and Adam Treloar are all set for 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 Psycho...

January 17, 2021

Work Flex But Ok : with Kim Ravaillion and Adam Treloar

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 s...

December 20, 2020

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

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 ep...

December 13, 2020

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

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 journey...

December 06, 2020

The New News: with Ethan Bearman, Fox News

Trust in mainstream media is down. Alternative channels are emerging. What is the future of news? Joining Byron Cooke for this episode : Ethan Bearman, Analyst from Fox News, Los Angeles. See omnystudio.com/listener for priva...

November 29, 2020

Wedding Cashers

Weddings are back! But will they ever be the same? Hear from the worst hit couples and learn about the latest wedding trends in a post covid world. Joining Byron Cooke for this episode - Dirk Fielding, Director of the Wedding...