Geoff Lemon Columnist

Geoff Lemon

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About

Geoff Lemon is a writer, editor and broadcaster covering sport for The Roar and The Guardian, as well as writing on politics, literature and history for a range of outlets. He's a regular guest on ABC Radio and a video presenter for The Roar, including trips to the 2013 Ashes and 2011 Rugby World Cup. He runs the political satire website Heathen Scripture.

Geoff is also editor of Australian literary publisher Going Down Swinging. His own creative work includes the poetry collection Sunblind (2008), collaborative novel Willow Pattern (2012) and essay collection The Sturgeon General Recommends (2013).

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June 2010
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Melbourne, Australia
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Unwanted quiet in Hobart, Australia’s hard-luck cricket venue

Unwanted quiet in Hobart, Australia's hard-luck cricket venue

18 Nov 2016

When bowlers run towards the radio commentary box at Bellerive Oval, ABC’s Jim Maxwell likes to refer to them approaching from “the Antarctic end.”

Up to six changes for Australia’s Test team at Adelaide – who’s in?

Up to six changes for Australia's Test team at Adelaide - who's in?

16 Nov 2016

“I’m sick of saying it. It’s not good enough.” This was a different Steve Smith after Australia’s smashing at Hobart.

Getting smashed in Test cricket is great, the reasons we lost are better

Getting smashed in Test cricket is great, the reasons we lost are better

10 Aug 2016

Getting smashed in Test cricket is great. It means we get to be really angry and yell at people for the dumb mistakes that we didn’t realise they had made until they lost.

Peaks and troughs: Following the game to all corners of the earth

Peaks and troughs: Following the game to all corners of the earth

1 Apr 2016

If you are the kind of person who gets sick on rutted mountainous roads, let a man who gets sick on tricycles give some advice.

Cricket a welcome reprieve in a still crumbled Christchurch

Cricket a welcome reprieve in a still crumbled Christchurch

26 Feb 2016

It’s always a bit emotive when a cricket series ends. The carnival is over, the circus leaves town, the ground is quiet, and a poignancy plucks at a string in your chest when you’re the one who stays behind.

Jackson Bird: Handing out ducks like an attack leader

Jackson Bird: Handing out ducks like an attack leader

24 Feb 2016

Anything makes a greater impression when you don’t see it coming.

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