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Cake the podcast

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Cake the podcast

By State Library of Queensland

About the podcast

Cake is not just a food, it’s an emotion. From the history of cake to the iconic cakes of our childhood, State Library’s Cake the podcast takes you on a sweet journey that connects you to memories, community and family. Learn about the people, the places and the recipes that have influenced our insatiable taste for cake.

Join our award-winning host, Kaitlyn Sawrey of Who is Daniel Johns? podcast fame, and tuck into stories about lamingtons, pineapple cake, CWA scones, moon cake, Greek funeral cake, big cakes, celebration cake, and more.


Now streaming on ABC Listen as well as your usual podcast platforms. All episodes available now. 

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Even More Basics to Brilliance by Donna Hay

Even More Basics to Brilliance
Donna Hay

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Book cover of Recipes for a Lifetime of Beautiful Cooking by Danielle Alvarez

Recipes for a Lifetime of Beautiful Cooking
Danielle Alvarez

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'Chocolate All Day' book cover

Chocolate All Day
Kirsten Tibballs

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Book cover of Flavour by Sabrina Ghayour.

Sabrina Ghayour

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Cover of What can I bring?

What Can I Bring?
Sophie Hansen

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Cover of In Belinda's Kitchen

In Belinda's Kitchen
Belinda Jeffrey

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