The Drum (TV program)
|Genre||News, current affairs, politics|
|Presented by||Steve Cannane
|Country of origin||Australia|
|Location(s)||Ultimo Studios, Sydney|
|Running time||30 minutes|
ABC News 24
|Picture format||720p (HDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original run||23 July 2010 – present|
The Drum is an Australian current affairs and news analysis program presented by Steve Cannane and Julia Baird. The program airs at 5:30pm weekdays on ABC and is aired later on ABC News 24 at 9pm on Monday due to Q&A and 9:30pm Tuesday to Friday.
The program follows on from The Drum website which offers blogs and discussions from various commentators.
Regular contributors include Annabel Crabb, Barrie Cassidy, Leigh Sales, Jonathan Green, Michael Brissenden, Alan Kohler, Madonna King, Antony Green, Ben Knight, Dominic Knight, Craig Murtrie, Rhys Muldoon, Jeff Waters and many more guest contributors.
In May 2014, The Drum moved to ABC TV with a new look, a new timeslot of 5.30pm, and a new 30 minute format. The program will run on ABC News 24 at 9.30pm (AEST).
- "ABC The Drum". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 11 February 2011.
- "Contributors (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 11 February 2011.
- ABC announces the line-up for ABC News 24 The Australian, 21 July 2010
- 24-hour party people The Australian, 3 July 2010
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