The Ranker measures the top 100 most downloaded podcasts during the 28 October through 24 November 2019 reporting period.
The Lighthouse was the highest new entry at #7 on the chart and was the only new entry to debut in the top 50.
The six-part investigative podcast series about the mysterious disappearance of tourist Theo Hayez in beach side town Byron Bay has captured the attention and hearts of people around the country and Belgium.
The Australian‘s latest series has been downloaded more than one million times since its launch on November 1, News Corp reported this week.
The only other podcast new to the top 10 this month was Whatley from SEN/Crocmedia. The podcast is a daily recap of Gerard Whateley’s SEN morning show and it moved up 14 places to sit at #4, giving Crocmedia two podcasts in the top five. The other is SEN Breakfast which ranked #5 for a second consecutive month.
The biggest mover for any podcast already on the chart was Jonesy & Amanda’s JAMcast which leapt from #74 to #22 just as the WSFM breakfast announcers start their summer holidays.
The Australian Podcast Ranker provides accurate data surrounding the consumption of podcast content from participating podcast publishers across multiple hosting platforms. Current participating publishers include News Corp Australia, PodcastOne Australia, NOVA Entertainment, Southern Cross Austereo, Australian Radio Network, Macquarie Media and SEN/Crocmedia. Additional publishers will join the ranker in coming months.
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