Australia Explained: Understanding life Down Under

The Australia Explained podcast is now available in 12 languages. Source: Getty Images

SBS' multilingual podcast Australia Explained has launched in four new languages; Cantonese, Indonesian, Portuguese, and Urdu.

Tailored for new and recent migrants to the land Down Under, Australia Explained helps demystify the quirky habits that embody the Aussie way of life for CantoneseIndonesianPortuguese, and Urdu speakers.

Special guests from each linguistic community will discusses elements of Australian life that aren’t always understood by newcomers to the country.

Originally created by SBS Arabic24, the series has also been produced in FilipinoMandarinPersianPunjabiRussianThai and Turkish.

There are six episodes in the series, taking a light-hearted look at Aussie slang, beach culture, sport, food and more.

New episodes are released every Wednesday.

The first episodes in all languages are now available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, via the SBS Radio app.


Listen in Cantonese:

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Listen in Indonesian:

Australia Explained: Apa Artinya Jadi Orang Australia?
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Listen in Portuguese:

Sanga? Bikky? Mozzy? Conheça as gírias australianas mais faladas pelos aussies
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Listen in Urdu:

دلچسپ آسٹریلیا : آسٹریلین ہونے کا دراصل مطلب کیا ہے ؟
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