Vietnamese-Australians Tiana Nguyen (left) and Thuy Nguyen, not related, are the pair behind the Unapologetically Asian podcast, in which they embrace their identity as Asian-Australians. Photo: Courtesy of Tiana Nguyen and Thuy Nguyen Vietnamese-Australians Tiana Nguyen (left) and Thuy Nguyen, not related, are the pair behind the Unapologetically Asian podcast, in which they embrace their identity as Asian-Australians. Photo: Courtesy of Tiana Nguyen and Thuy Nguyen
Vietnamese-Australians Tiana Nguyen (left) and Thuy Nguyen, not related, are the pair behind the Unapologetically Asian podcast, in which they embrace their identity as Asian-Australians. Photo: Courtesy of Tiana Nguyen and Thuy Nguyen

The rise of Asian-Australian podcasts, sharing life experiences and pop culture so others ‘feel like they’re not alone’

  • Lemon, Shoes Off and Unapologetically Asian are among the growing wave of podcasts created by Asian-Australians who embrace their backgrounds
  • Facebook group ‘Subtle Asian Traits’ has played a big role in increasing the demand for Asian-Australian content, Lemon podcaster Philip Kuoch says

Topic |   Australia
Vietnamese-Australians Tiana Nguyen (left) and Thuy Nguyen, not related, are the pair behind the Unapologetically Asian podcast, in which they embrace their identity as Asian-Australians. Photo: Courtesy of Tiana Nguyen and Thuy Nguyen Vietnamese-Australians Tiana Nguyen (left) and Thuy Nguyen, not related, are the pair behind the Unapologetically Asian podcast, in which they embrace their identity as Asian-Australians. Photo: Courtesy of Tiana Nguyen and Thuy Nguyen
Vietnamese-Australians Tiana Nguyen (left) and Thuy Nguyen, not related, are the pair behind the Unapologetically Asian podcast, in which they embrace their identity as Asian-Australians. Photo: Courtesy of Tiana Nguyen and Thuy Nguyen
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