Magic of story time

National Simultaneous Storytime brings the magic of story time to more Australian’s than ever before.

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#in40years competition

Share your hopes and fears for Australia in the next 40 years for a chance to win a $5,000 travel voucher or an iPad Air 2.

Step back in time

SBS Radio celebrates 40 years broadcasting to Australia.  Take a look back at some of the biggest events from the past 4 decades.

Know the 80s?

Know your Magnum PI from your Hawaii Five-0? Test your general knowledge with our ultimate 80s quiz..

Year in a Minute: 1991

Philippines Mt. Pinatubo erupts killing 800; Amateur video captures LA police beating black motorist Rodney King and the lead singer of Queen, Freddie Mercury, dies.

Biggest Stories: 1991

A coalition led by the United States began military operations against Iraq after the United Nations condemned Saddam Hussein’s invasion of Kuwait.

Year in a Minute: 1990

After 27 years in prison anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela walks free. McDonald's opens its first store in Moscow and the US and UK send troops to Kuwait.

Biggest Stories: 1990

In 1990 Nelson Mandela was released from jail paving the way for democracy in South Africa.
Live now: SBS Eurovision Radio!
Radio 4: NOW

Congratulations to Guy Sebastian for Australia's 5th place in Vienna! The fun doesn't stop - Eurovision radio parties on until May 31!


Special Features

Inspiring features and investigative reports produced in English by SBS Radio's multilingual journalists.

In conversation with SBS Radio Nepali, Aiden Short, from Disaster Waste Recovery (DWR), explains that recovering the waste also implies bringing awareness of what and...
The multi awarded Norwegian investigative journalist, Asne Seirstad published the book 'One of Us', an in depth analysis of the 2011 attacks in her country. This...
In an interview with SBS Radio Spanish, Minister Javier Cordova Unda, said investors can find projects in Ecuador that cannot be found in Chile or Peru. He...
New South Wales Shadow minister for Ageing, Disabilities and Multiculturalism Sophie Cotsis speaks to SBS Nepali about the state politicians support for...
SBS Radio Thai talked with Mr. Anwar Sha, the President of the Burmese Rohingya Community in Australia (BRCA) based in Sydney.

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Waste: Drugs in the Bin

Your bathroom cupboard probably has some expired pills - tucked away in the corner. Perhaps they were painkillers from that time you had a tooth extraction. Or maybe...

Waste: How to Recycle Well?

We buy, we use, we throw away. Or maybe we recycle, by putting the empty packet in the appropriate bin. ...

Waste: Towards Zero Waste

Worldwide garbage production is an ever-increasing problem. Most households in Australia recycle. Still, the Australian Bureau of Statistics says nearly half of...

Life Decoded: Smacking Children

To smack or not to smack? That’s a question many parents ask themselves when it comes to disciplining their children. ...

The Secret History of Bread

Three simple ingredients connect our past, present and future: Water, flour and yeast. Together they make something we`ve known for generations, bread. It comes...

Music on SBS Radio

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SBS PopAsia host Andy Trieu asks Conchita Wurst if she has heard of any Asian pop... Spoiler alert: we liked her answer.
This is not a dream... repeat... this is not a dream.
The best selection of relaxing world tracks by SBS Chill radio.
Find out which BTS (Bangtan Boys) member is your soul mate. You might need to change your bias after you do this quiz!

SBS PopDesi

Bollywood, Bhangra and Desi pop hits
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Share the fun in the warm, sometimes chaotic world of Poh Ling Yeow as she transforms her house and garden and makes delicious delicacies with family and friends.
Get the CD or digital album now - including all 40 songs in competition in 2015, with our very own Guy Sebastian singing his heart out for Australia!
Includes 44 of the most popular and successful smash-hits from the impressive Eurovision catalogue, spanning from 1956 to 2014.
Take home thousands of exciting Eurovision Song Contest facts and stats that hit exactly the right note - book out now.
Sing along to karaoke versions of all 40 songs in competition in 2015 - including Guy Sebastian's Australian track 'Tonight Again'!