Q&A (2008- )

Status: Continuing

Airdate: 2008-05-22

Runtime: 1 hour

Genre(s): News, Talk

Language(s): English

Description

Hosted by Hamish Macdonald, Q&A puts punters, pollies and pundits together in the studio to thrash out the hot issues of the week. It's about democracy in action - the audience gets to ask the questions.

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Episode Title Rating Airdate Skipped Watched
Normal Episodes 510
Season 1 20
Season 2 32
Season 3 41
Season 4 41
Season 5 43
Season 6 45
S06E01
Pies For The People
S06E02
Cry Freedom
S06E03
A Show About Nothing
S06E04
Espionage, Revolution & Ruin
S06E05
Crime, Climate & Cask Wine
S06E06
The Education Debate
S06E07
Pope, Polls & Poverty
S06E08
Sports, Spills, Skills & Sex
S06E09
Faith & Love
S06E10
The F Word
S06E11
Taking Tasmania into Tomorrow
S06E12
The Health Debate
S06E13
Class Warfare, Latte Sippers & Mental Illness
S06E14
High School Showdown
S06E15
Where's the Beef?
S06E16
War, Depression & Hypersexuality
S06E17
Religion, Marriage & Euthanasia
S06E18
An Audience with Bill Gates
S06E19
Racism, Hypocrisy & Hot Air
S06E20
Bring Back The Biff, Turn Back The Boats
S06E21
Toxic Politics & Vaccinations
S06E22
Speculation & Discrimination
S06E23
Spin, Selling & Slogans
S06E24
More Than Beef, Boats & Bali
S06E25
Reforms, Solutions & Compromise
S06E26
When The Boom Is Over
S06E27
The PNG Solution & The Autism Spectrum
S06E28
Drones, Boot Camps & Degrees
S06E29
Social Media, Surplus & Shelter
S06E30
Costings, Conski & Cab Rides
S06E31
The National Economic Debate
S06E32
Papers, Parental Leave & Penalty Rates
S06E33
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd
S06E34
PM, Palmer & the Poisoned Chalice
S06E35
Pencils, Mandates and a Single Bed
S06E36
An Audience With David Suzuki
S06E37
ALP Leadership Debate
S06E38
Corruption, China & Carbon
S06E39
Fireworks, Free Trade & Indigenous Issues
S06E40
Fires, Illegals & Rorts
S06E41
Independent Thinkers & Independent Schools
S06E42
From the Festival of Dangerous Ideas
S06E43
Open For Business
S06E44
India: More than Bollywood and Batsmen
S06E45
Spying, Sorry & Free Speech
Season 7 43
S07E01
The ABC of Treachery
S07E02
Sochi, Inquiries & Subsidies
S07E03
A Vision for the Future
S07E04
Riots, Reforms & Resilience
S07E05
From Qantas to Manus
S07E06
Vilification, Discrimination & Defamation
S07E07
Biennale, Babies and Blokes
S07E08
Mad Monday
S07E09
Human Rights and Wrongs
S07E10
China: Evolution not Revolution
S07E11
Pensions, Promises & Power
S07E12
Lobbyists, Lies & Libertarians
S07E13
Death and Taxes
S07E14
Q & Anarchy
S07E15
Loopholes & Heavy Lifting
S07E16
Tough Questions for Joe Hockey
S07E17
Demos, Heroes and Menopause
S07E18
School Chaplains and Science Cuts
S07E19
Primates, Populism and Utopia
S07E20
Dating, Diplomacy & Disputes
S07E21
Big Ideas for a Big Country
S07E22
Giddy Up Geelong
S07E23
It's the economy, stupid!
S07E24
Conversations in Violence, Secrecy & Education
S07E25
Living with HIV, Looking to the Future
S07E26
Who Dunnit and How Do We Fix It?
S07E27
Live from Garma Festival, Arnhem Land
S07E28
Theology, Terror and Metadata
S07E29
Class, Cooling and Corruption
S07E30
Team Australia, Terror and Tinderboxes
S07E31
100% Women 100% Dangerous
S07E32
Rupert, ISIS, ICAC & Super Freeze
S07E33
Science: Precious Petals to Passionate Teachers
S07E34
Be Alert but not Alarmed
S07E35
Earning, Learning and Yearning
S07E36
Mental As in Rockhampton
S07E37
Watching Watchers and Saving Lives
S07E38
Time Travel, Teaching and The Meaning of Life
S07E39
Ideology, Legacy and History
S07E40
National Security: Finding A Balance
S07E41
This is your Brain on Climate Change
S07E42
From Political Summit to Political Satire
S07E43
Public Life and Public Progress
Season 8 43
S08E01
Elections, Economics & Knightmares
S08E02
Spills, Bills, Coal & Kills
S08E03
Death, Detention and Defending Policies
S08E04
Family Violence Special
S08E05
Economics, Regulations & One Word
S08E06
Bad Feminism: Contradictions and Careers
S08E07
Intergenerational Wealth and Health
S08E08
When the Bush came to Town
S08E09
Depression, Drugs and Another Planet
S08E10
Political Tensions and Children in Detention
S08E11
Vaccinations, Press Freedoms & Forced Closures
S08E12
Drinking, Depression and Deportation
S08E13
ANZAC Spirit, Modern Warfare and Marriage
S08E14
Assault, Altruism and Emissions
S08E15
Struggle Street on Budget Eve
S08E16
Death Cults, Brains & Migration
S08E17
Joe Hockey on the Tradies vs Ladies Budget
S08E18
War Cries, Citizenship & Crime Prevention
S08E19
Revolutionary Christianity, Citizenship & Incarceration
S08E20
Magna Carta Magna QandA
S08E21
Terror, Poverty & Native Titles
S08E22
Radicalisation, Religion & Recognition
S08E23
Greece, Gags & Grazing Land
S08E24
Peace, Ideology & Free Speech
S08E25
Choppers, Coal & Community
S08E26
Culture of Change
S08E27
New Frontiers & Next Bold Missions
S08E28
Perks, Penalty Rates & Life in Space
S08E29
Ethics, Equality & Evasion
S08E30
Public Life & Political Memoirs
S08E31
Cheating, Climate, War & Democracy
S08E32
Drowning in Desperation to Dying with Dignity
S08E33
A New Prime Minister, New Leadership
S08E34
Bill Shorten in Ballarat
S08E35
Conservatives, China & Chris Brown
S08E36
Shine a Light on Depression
S08E37
Social Cohesion, Offshore Detention & Factions
S08E38
Friends and Allies in Foreign Policy
S08E39
Country Life, CSG and Cannabis
S08E40
GST, Gonski, Population and Diversity
S08E41
Facing Death
S08E42
Paris, Syria & South Australia
S08E43
Racists, Extremists and Economists
Season 9 43
S09E01
Great Australians
S09E02
Corruption, Penalty Rates & Public Health
S09E03
Polls, Property and Processing
S09E04
Hybrid War to Hot War
S09E05
Safe Schools, Sniping and Senators
S09E06
Peta, Priests and Presidents
S09E07
String Theory, Sea Turtles, AI and Pi
S09E08
ABCC, Double D and Rioting
S09E09
Innovation, Collaboration & NBN
S09E10
Federation, Funding, Disability and Disunity
S09E11
Alcohol, Violence, Sugar and Shakespeare
S09E12
Dissolution, Disappointment and Tears
S09E13
Church and State
S09E14
Reforms, Representatives and Re-Election
S09E15
Budget, Billionaires and Battlers
S09E16
Free Will, Free Speech and Criticising Islam
S09E17
Debate: Pyne vs Albanese
S09E18
Balance of Power
S09E19
Tussle in Tamworth
S09E20
Bill Shorten
S09E21
Malcolm Turnbull
S09E22
Brexit Fallout, Indigenous People and Young Voices
S09E23
Minority Government and Division
S09E24
Liberal Split, Senate Vote and Chilcot
S09E25
Senate Powerbrokers
S09E26
Incarceration, Islam and Innovation
S09E27
Rudd, Rehabilitation and Animal Ethics
S09E28
US Election Special
S09E29
Experts and Empirical Evidence
S09E30
Racism, Revenge Porn & Nauru
S09E31
Social Determinants of Health
S09E32
Over 400 Years of Shakespeare
S09E33
Guns, Diversity and Donations
S09E34
Marriage Equality, Migrants and Masculinity
S09E35
Education, Environment and Equality
S09E36
Renewables, Welfare and Body Image
S09E37
Australia's Sovereign Borders
S09E38
Industrial Relations and Respectful Relationships
S09E39
Media Influence, Privacy and Secrecy
S09E40
Refugee Ban, Backpackers and Cultural Capital
S09E41
18C, Trump and Islands Sinking
S09E42
New World Order
S09E43
End of the Year, Dawn of an Era
Season 10 43