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Fran Kelly and Patricia Karvelas

Fri 9 Sep, 12pm

Late last year, veteran ABC broadcaster Fran Kelly signed off after 17 years of hosting the flagship RN Breakfast program, passing the baton to talented broadcaster and co-host of The Party Room podcast, Patricia Karvelas. Join the two much-loved journalists in conversation with broadcaster Jess McGuire for an intimate conversation about the significant task of setting the national agenda every weekday morning, the special bond between broadcasters and listeners, and their shared passion for politics, popular culture, science, sport and music.

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