Category: News

  • Stages with Peter Eyers – Interview with Carla Donnelly

    Stages with Peter Eyers – Interview with Carla Donnelly

    Carla met up with the wonderful Peter Eyers of the podcast Stages to chat the performing arts, podcasting, indiepodfest and much much more. You can listen below:

  • Pozible Campaign Unsuccessful

    Pozible Campaign Unsuccessful

    Thanks so much to everyone who supported our #indiepodfest19 campaign on Pozible – unfortunately, we were unsuccessful in raising the funds required to put on the festival, so it won’t be happening this July. Watch this space, though! This isn’t the last you’ll hear from indiepodfest – we’ll be back in the future with some alternate ideas to…

  • Across the Aisle wins at Australian Podcast Awards

    Across the Aisle wins at Australian Podcast Awards

    indiepodfest Co-Director Carla Donnelly’s podcast Across the Aisle has won the inaugural “Best Audiogram” category at the 2019 Australian Podcast Awards. Prizes include a discount for the Pozible platform, 2 years premium access to the Headliner application (used to make the Audiogram) and a $300 cash prize. All 2019 winners are currently featured on the…

  • Program and Pozible Launched!

    Program and Pozible Launched!

    #indiepodfest19 has launched! Check out our Pozible campaign to buy tickets to the festival. There are workshops, day tickets, weekend passes and live podcast recordings in the evenings. We have speakers from wonderful podcasts such as Love and Luck Podcast, Two Words with Taku, People Movers, Neighbuzz: The Neighbours Recap Podcast, By Association, Sisteria Podcast, Splendid Chaps Productions, Club Soderbergh, Hell Is For Hyphenates, The…

  • Joy 94.9 Sunday Arts Magazine – Interview with Carla Donnelly

    Carla was interviewed on Joy 94.9 in the lead up to the 2019 Australian Podcast Awards. They talked Across the Aisle and Club Soderberghs nominations. Spoiler Across the Aisle won “Best Audiogram”

  • 2019 EOI Report

    2019 EOI Report

    indiepodfest is pleased to present a report of our 2019 expression of interest survey. The survey was open for the month of February and promoted through social media podcasting groups and channels, resulting in 109 responses. These results directly influenced the choice of festival venue, panels and workshops that have been programmed. You can read…

  • indiepodfest Dates Announced

    indiepodfest Dates Announced

    Get out your calendars and pop in these dates – indiepodfest is set to take over the Brunswick Mechanics Institute on the weekend of July 12, 13 and 14. We’re so excited to be bringing this festival to Melbourne. Over the coming months we have a lot of work to do on finalising the program,…

  • Australian Podcast Awards Nominations

    Australian Podcast Awards Nominations

    Another exciting announcement! Festival Co-Director Carla has had two of her podcasts score a nomination in the Australian Podcast Awards. Club Soderbergh for Best Fancast and Across the Aisle for Arts, Literature and Music and Headliner Across the Aisle also won the 2018 Arts and Entertainment category. We are excited to share our passion for…

  • Night Terrace to air on the BBC

    Night Terrace to air on the BBC

    We can finally announce that indiepodfest Co-Director Ben McKenzie’s audio series Night Terrace has been licensed for broadcast by the BBC! Night Terrace was crowdfunded into production on Kickstarter and is available as a digital purchase, rather than as a traditional podcast. Ben will draw on his experience as producer, writer and performer on Night Terrace at indiepodfest in…

  • 2019 Expression of Interest

    2019 Expression of Interest

    What’s indiepodfest? It’s a festival for independent, or aspiring, audio creators and podcast fans. There’re no networks or brands; just practical, grassroots information and inspiration for your podcasting passion. Hosted in Melbourne, over a weekend in July (date to be confirmed) – there will be workshops, panels and live events to cater to everyone’s interests.…