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THE CAST AWAY PHILOSOPHY IS DEDICATED TO RECOGNISING ALL FORMS OF AUSTRALIAN PODCASTING. OUR MISSION IS TO GIVE PODCASTERS SOMETHING TO ASPIRE TOWARDS, BRING THE COMMUNITY CLOSER TOGETHER AND RAISE THE PROFILE OF PODCASTING IN AUSTRALIA.

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The 2017 Cast Away awards attracted over 200 podcast entries from across Australia. With 23 judges reviewing podcasts across 10 different categories, a Popular Vote category attracted over 150 entrants, who managed to glean over 5,000 votes from all over the world. On 1st April, the Cast Away Awards event at Giant Dwarf in Sydney welcomed over 200 podcasters, their fans, and podcast and radio industry. The pre-event red carpet was hosted by indie television legend Maynard, while the country's leading marketing speaker (and podcaster) Timbo Reid emceed the event. With between 3-5 finalists in each category, see who came away with the trophies.

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ORGANISERs

Dave Gertler is a podcaster and social media professional who loves tennis, TWITTER and helping people create things. After hosting A podcast SINCE 2013, HE DECIDED TO step up HIS involvement in an industry that MEANT SO MUCH TO HIM. And so, THE CAST AWAY AWARDS WERE born!

Our COMMUNITY

THE AUSTRALIAN PODCASTING COMMUNITY IS AN INNOVATIVE, creative space, PUSHING a NEW MEDIUM FORWARD. PODCAST FANS KNOW HOW REWARDING A MEDIUM IT IS, AND IT’S A HUGE PART OF MANY PEOPLE'S LIVES. OUR GOAL IS TO BRING PODCASTERS AND PEOPLE WHO SUPPORT THEM TOGETHER AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.

 

 

Join us in 2018

Whether you are a podcaster, a fan or supporter, someone from the industry, make sure to be a part of the 2018 Cast Away Awards.

 

AUSTRALIAN PODCAST AWARDS

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