Casey Bennetto sings the finalists for John Curtin Prize for Journalism


Another song by Casey Bennetto when he hosted the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards, but this one looks at the nominees for the journalism award but in particular Annabel Crabb’s take essay on the “Labor-Liberal guy”, Malcolm Turnbull.

The nominees for this prize were:

Shutting Down Sharleen, Eurydice Aroney and Tom Morton, Hindsight, ABC Radio National

Who Killed Mr Ward?, Janine Cohen and Liz Jackson, Four Corners, ABC Television

Stop at Nothing: The Life and Adventures of Malcolm Turnbull, Annabel Crabb, Quarterly Essay


Portrait of Casey Bennetto

Casey Bennetto

Casey Bennetto is an award-winning writer, musician and radio broadcaster. He wrote the musical KEATING!, hosts the program Superfluity on Melbourne’s 3RRR, and has appeared in places as diverse as ABCTV’s Spicks and Specks, the Melbourne International Arts Festival and the Festival of Dangerous Ideas at Sydney Opera House.

Portrait of Annabel Crabb

Annabel Crabb

Annabel Crabb is one of Australia’s most popular political commentators, is the presenter of Kitchen Cabinet and wrote for The Drum. Annabel has worked extensively in newspapers, radio and television and has appeared on Insiders,The Drum, Gruen Nation, Q&A and as stand-in host for 7.30.

Listen to Casey Bennetto sings the finalists for John Curtin Prize for Journalism