Podcasts have gained immense popularity over the past couple of years, with every category from true crime to running to work and money advice having a slew of podcasts dedicated to them.
Recent research has revealed that Australia has even overtaken the US as the biggest podcast-listening nation. According to the Infinite Dial Australia 2022 report, monthly podcast hits in Australia hit 40% last year, while the US sat at 38%. The report indicated that monthly podcast listeners in Australia subscribe to an average of eight podcasts, and listen to an average of seven podcast episodes per week.
Not only are we listening to more, but Aussies are creating more podcasts as well. So, how do you know which ones are worth adding to your playlist? We're here to help. Ahead, we've rounded up some of the best Australian podcasts that explore everything from entertainment, relationships, sexuality, news and current affairs and more.