Sharp and close to the ground, The Echidna is a new weekly politics podcast from the Canberra Times.

Tom Melville
By Tom Melville
Updated March 17 2022 - 6:31am, first published 6:26am

This is the first episode of The Echidna, a weekly podcast discussing politics in the leadup to the May poll. Hosts Steve Evans and Alex Crowe will talk to Australian Community Media's journalists around the country to bring you the latest.


Tom Melville

Tom Melville

Host, Voice of Real Australia

Originally from Canberra, Tom Melville worked for the BBC in the UK and as a freelancer in Tunisia before coming to ACM. He is the host of ACM's national podcast Voice of Real Australia.