ABC Audio Studios

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

ABC Audio Studios is the ABC's digital-first audio content production house.  We make compelling and distinctive podcasts for an audience on-the-go. 

Before pitching a podcast idea, please look over our suite of podcasts to ensure you're pitching something new.

It's also worth reading these articles which give you a sense of the type of content we're looking to create. 

We're looking for podcasts that:

  • Are original, entertaining and something we haven't heard before
  • Use a unique style, a format native to podcasting, and sustain across a series
  • Feature new or different voices talking about diverse topics
  • Reflect contemporary Australia
  • Appeal to a targeted and niche audience 
  • Can find passionate followers who will share the word

We are NOT looking for podcasts that: 

Tips and contacts:

If you're pitching for the first time, here are some tips on how to do it well.

If you’ve got any questions, email

If you have an audio documentary idea it's best to pitch to Earshot below.

ABC Audio Studios