The Voice Referendum on ABC – This Saturday 14 October, Australians will vote to decide whether to alter the Constitution to recognise the First Peoples of Australia by establishing an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice.
Following the national news at 5pm hosted by Jeremy Fernandez, join the ABC’s expert panel for the most comprehensive coverage from 5:30pm – bringing you all the very latest news and live results from around the country.
Anchored by Bridget Brennan, David Speers, and Dan Bourchier, with insights and analysis from Chief Elections Analyst Antony Green, Chief Political Correspondent Laura Tingle plus Isabella Higgins and Patricia Karvelas looking at both sides of the vote, the ABC has you covered across all its platforms.
On Sunday, join David Speers and panellists Isabella Higgins, John Paul Janke and David Crowe for a 90-minute post-referendum Insiders, with analysis from Casey Briggs and interviews with leading figures in the Yes and No campaigns.
And later, a special edition of The Drum at 6:30pm hosted by Ellen Fanning looks at what’s next for Australia in the wake of the result.
On Local Radio Fran Kelly will be live at 8am on Saturday, catching the mood of the country as we head to the polls and from 6pm, Local will join NewsRadio’s continuous coverage of the Referendum count, with hosts Tom Oriti and Dana Morse, crossing to reporters and experts around the country and providing regular updates on the vote count, as it happens. Fran will be joined by Raf Epstein on Sunday morning as the nation looks to what happens next.
Listen live on the ABC Listen app or stay up to date whenever you want, with regular updates via our news briefings and the Latest News stream. On Sunday there will be continuous analysis on NewsRadio and the ABC News Daily and The Party Room podcasts will continue to bring you all the wash up analysis from Monday and throughout the week.
The ABC News website and app will deliver breaking news, live coverage, and the latest results from trusted experts on referendum day teamed with insightful analysis and explainers on the outcome.
Leading up the vote and beyond ABC iview is your destination for live and on demand news coverage of this major historic event. Coverage on the night will be live streamed across the world, and explainers, clips and highlights available.
*Times shown are in AEDT. Coverage will air live across Australia on ABC TV, ABC NEWS channel and ABC iview.
The Voice Referendum on ABC and ABC iview – Saturday 14 October, 2023 on ABC
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