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Today, Stacey explores the world of Indigenous art, where painting and storytelling go handinhand. She's talking to Indigenous Interpretation Officer Jarred Fogarty, who shows ...

Today, Stacey explores the world of Indigenous art, where painting and storytelling go handinhand. She's talking to Indigenous Interpretation Officer Jarred Fogarty, who shows us amazing totems from Ramingining. Stacey gets her face painted in the dolphin motif, while the different dabs of colour and their meanings are explained. Sharing the stories expressed through paintings like rock art for instance is keeping Indigenous culture alive, and that's what it's all about!

The gap in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians is now about 10 to 12 years. Most of that gap is due to chronic diseases - which may be linked to ...

The gap in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians is now about 10 to 12 years. Most of that gap is due to chronic diseases - which may be linked to lifestyle factors, like smoking, obesity and poor living conditions. This program showcases some of the projects in place that are making a difference in the Indigenous community.

Who We Are: Brave New Clan features six extraordinary young Australians who share what Indigenous culture means to them today in contemporary urban Australia. From the ...

Who We Are: Brave New Clan features six extraordinary young Australians who share what Indigenous culture means to them today in contemporary urban Australia. From the bustling streets of Sydney to the aquamarine vistas of the Torres Strait, their stories span a diverse population across the country and yet share common themes of resilience, courage, optimism and success.

Vernon Ah Kee is a portraitist, graphic and video artist. In 2009 Ah Kee will become one of a select group of Australians whose work will be displayed on the most important ...

Vernon Ah Kee is a portraitist, graphic and video artist. In 2009 Ah Kee will become one of a select group of Australians whose work will be displayed on the most important visual arts stage in the world, the Venice Biennale.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are three times more likely to die from injury and accident than other Australians. Rates are almost twice as high for Indigenous ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are three times more likely to die from injury and accident than other Australians. Rates are almost twice as high for Indigenous people living in rural and remote areas. This program highlights successful projects and initiatives in Indigenous communities aimed at combating this problem.

The story of Karlu Karlu - the eerie and majestic country in Central Australia that white Australia christened the Devils Marbles. This spiritually powerful rock formation was ...

The story of Karlu Karlu - the eerie and majestic country in Central Australia that white Australia christened the Devils Marbles. This spiritually powerful rock formation was the centre of a long custody battle.

Look, listen, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub as she explains the different tastes fruits give off while The Witchety Grubs sing their song, all the good things.

Look, listen, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub as she explains the different tastes fruits give off while The Witchety Grubs sing their song, all the good things.

This program hosted by Rhoda Roberts takes us on a journey exploring the lives of our personalities as they talk candidly about their photos. This episode features Lou Bennett.

This program hosted by Rhoda Roberts takes us on a journey exploring the lives of our personalities as they talk candidly about their photos. This episode features Lou Bennett.

A look at the historical significance and the colonial impact on Indigenous people of tobacco as well as the many campaigns against smoking and current programs within community.

A look at the historical significance and the colonial impact on Indigenous people of tobacco as well as the many campaigns against smoking and current programs within community.

Fifteen-year-old Dion from Tennant Creek is fascinated by dogs and sketches them constantly. Despite being profoundly deaf and suffering from muscular dystrophy, he has ...

Fifteen-year-old Dion from Tennant Creek is fascinated by dogs and sketches them constantly. Despite being profoundly deaf and suffering from muscular dystrophy, he has created an apparel label called "Cheeky Dog".

From the kedala, daytime right through to kedalak night-time, so many Moorditj things to day.

From the kedala, daytime right through to kedalak night-time, so many Moorditj things to day.

Maambakoort, is the noongar word for ocean. Noongar people love the ocean. They catch biggest mob of djildjit and karil, fish and crabs. When it gets really hot, they love to ...

Maambakoort, is the noongar word for ocean. Noongar people love the ocean. They catch biggest mob of djildjit and karil, fish and crabs. When it gets really hot, they love to djiba djoobal, to swim.

Reporter Julie Nimmo investigates global warming and how rising sea levels are impacting on communities in the Torres Straits.

Reporter Julie Nimmo investigates global warming and how rising sea levels are impacting on communities in the Torres Straits.

We are invited into the life of a young Torres Strait Islander boy, who will make his transition from Boy to Man. This happens with the first shave, a traditional ceremony.

We are invited into the life of a young Torres Strait Islander boy, who will make his transition from Boy to Man. This happens with the first shave, a traditional ceremony.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Seventy-year-old Rosie Mulligan, a Nyikina woman from the Fitzroy River country, is a well renowned artist. More importantly, she is the holder and carrier of many of the ...

Seventy-year-old Rosie Mulligan, a Nyikina woman from the Fitzroy River country, is a well renowned artist. More importantly, she is the holder and carrier of many of the Nyikina people's songlines.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Yaegl artist Frances Belle Parker takes Tony Albert on a journey to the Northern Rivers of NSW, where she finds the creative inspiration for her award winning paintings and ...

Yaegl artist Frances Belle Parker takes Tony Albert on a journey to the Northern Rivers of NSW, where she finds the creative inspiration for her award winning paintings and intriguing installations.

Two different Indigenous students have travelled far from home to gain a higher education. They are both equally passionate and know that they can make a huge impact on their ...

Two different Indigenous students have travelled far from home to gain a higher education. They are both equally passionate and know that they can make a huge impact on their communities.

Animated traditional stories explained by the Elders including the Dolphin NSW and the Wanka Manapulpa Minyma, WA.

Animated traditional stories explained by the Elders including the Dolphin NSW and the Wanka Manapulpa Minyma, WA.

The Aboriginal boys find some eucalyptus branches and decide to make three didgeridoos that will have the most beautiful acoustic sounds in the land.

The Aboriginal boys find some eucalyptus branches and decide to make three didgeridoos that will have the most beautiful acoustic sounds in the land.

Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. Featuring the Duchess Marrinyama Dancers; from Mossman Gorge, the Wabal Wabal ...

Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. Featuring the Duchess Marrinyama Dancers; from Mossman Gorge, the Wabal Wabal Women; and Goobidi Manjal Men's groups.

This documentary on Emma Donovan will capture the raw emotion of her experience at the Garma Festival. This intimate story will showcase her connection with country and culture.

This documentary on Emma Donovan will capture the raw emotion of her experience at the Garma Festival. This intimate story will showcase her connection with country and culture.

Linton Burgess is a traditional owner of the Lutrawita tribe of Tasmania. He showcases his country from the highest point and takes us to see a healing octopus tree.

Linton Burgess is a traditional owner of the Lutrawita tribe of Tasmania. He showcases his country from the highest point and takes us to see a healing octopus tree.

Murrundindi is an Aboriginal zookeeper at the Healesville Sanctuary Zoo and a proud traditional owner of the Wurrundjeri nation in Victoria.

Murrundindi is an Aboriginal zookeeper at the Healesville Sanctuary Zoo and a proud traditional owner of the Wurrundjeri nation in Victoria.

The second series of short films from emerging, Indigenous directors in the Northern Territory. This program brings to life Dreaming legends, history and personal stories from ...

The second series of short films from emerging, Indigenous directors in the Northern Territory. This program brings to life Dreaming legends, history and personal stories from the Top End of Australia.

For many thousands of years, the Gumbaynggirr people of the New South Wales mid-north coast harvested the waters of the Arrawarra Headland. With European colonisation, these ...

For many thousands of years, the Gumbaynggirr people of the New South Wales mid-north coast harvested the waters of the Arrawarra Headland. With European colonisation, these traditional hunting practices began to wane.

Today, Noongar people have been solid tool makers for a long, long time. Karli, the boomerang and kitj, the spear are very useful tools.

Today, Noongar people have been solid tool makers for a long, long time. Karli, the boomerang and kitj, the spear are very useful tools.

On the anniversary of 'The Apology' to the Stolen Generations of Australia, Miriam Corowa talks about the next steps in the healing of past traumas with board members of the ...

On the anniversary of 'The Apology' to the Stolen Generations of Australia, Miriam Corowa talks about the next steps in the healing of past traumas with board members of the newly created National Healing Foundation.

Agnes Abbott is an Eastern Arrente woman whose determination to care for her community has seen her at the forefront of initiatives to drive out alcohol and protect women and ...

Agnes Abbott is an Eastern Arrente woman whose determination to care for her community has seen her at the forefront of initiatives to drive out alcohol and protect women and children from domestic violence.

Meeting Ms Right is a whirlwind 'day-in-the-life' expose of best-selling Indigenous Australian author Dr Anita Heiss. She's fabulous, she's glamorous and she knows how to ...

Meeting Ms Right is a whirlwind 'day-in-the-life' expose of best-selling Indigenous Australian author Dr Anita Heiss. She's fabulous, she's glamorous and she knows how to match her wit and intellect with her designer shoes!

Today, Mereny and kep, food and water keep us walang, healthy. How about a yongka stew, a kangaroo stew? Yum yum sounds moorditj!

Today, Mereny and kep, food and water keep us walang, healthy. How about a yongka stew, a kangaroo stew? Yum yum sounds moorditj!

Today, kedala, day-time for the ngaangk, the sun and kedalak, night-time is when the miyak the moon comes out.

Today, kedala, day-time for the ngaangk, the sun and kedalak, night-time is when the miyak the moon comes out.

At the age of 11 Willie Leslie was taken to the Kinchela Boys' Home in Kempsey until he was 17. He went on to become a professional boxer and now helps significantly in the ...

At the age of 11 Willie Leslie was taken to the Kinchela Boys' Home in Kempsey until he was 17. He went on to become a professional boxer and now helps significantly in the local community.

This film takes Charles Perkins back to Moree and Walgett and uses newsreel footage and dramatic reconstructions to retrace his story.

This film takes Charles Perkins back to Moree and Walgett and uses newsreel footage and dramatic reconstructions to retrace his story.

Look, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub as she explores the many animals from across this country. Nadeena Dixon sings a special song about the whales.

Look, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub as she explores the many animals from across this country. Nadeena Dixon sings a special song about the whales.

Look, listen, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub as she tells us what makes her happy while the Kids from Thornbury Public School sing happy birthday in the Wurundjeri ...

Look, listen, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub as she tells us what makes her happy while the Kids from Thornbury Public School sing happy birthday in the Wurundjeri Language.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Momentum takes to the streets of inner-city Sydney to investigate the state of Aboriginal men's health in Australia today.

Momentum takes to the streets of inner-city Sydney to investigate the state of Aboriginal men's health in Australia today.

Animated traditional stories explained by the Elders including the Dolphin NSW and the Wanka Manapulpa Minyma, WA.

Animated traditional stories explained by the Elders including the Dolphin NSW and the Wanka Manapulpa Minyma, WA.

Meet Aunty Min Raelene Campion, as she shares with us her life stories of her love for her home, and for her love of the arts.

Meet Aunty Min Raelene Campion, as she shares with us her life stories of her love for her home, and for her love of the arts.

One Mob To C-Gen is bigger and grander than ever, ass a new crop of students from South East Queensland aim to bring their culture and stories to life through dance and song.

One Mob To C-Gen is bigger and grander than ever, ass a new crop of students from South East Queensland aim to bring their culture and stories to life through dance and song.

When Sean Dewar was in high school, things were looking good until a tragic bus crash coming down a treacherous range took the lives of eight of his school mates and literally ...

When Sean Dewar was in high school, things were looking good until a tragic bus crash coming down a treacherous range took the lives of eight of his school mates and literally turned his life upside down.

Margaret O'Shane has come from very humble beginnings and has overcome many of life's obstacles and today enjoys it to the fullest. She is passionate about her identity and ...

Margaret O'Shane has come from very humble beginnings and has overcome many of life's obstacles and today enjoys it to the fullest. She is passionate about her identity and has a zest for life.

Over one hundred years ago the first camels were introduced into Australia. This is the story of how they radically changed the landscape and how the Camel Company manages the ...

Over one hundred years ago the first camels were introduced into Australia. This is the story of how they radically changed the landscape and how the Camel Company manages the excessive population.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Lester Bostock is a renown filmmaker, mentor and Bundjalung Elder. Lester is the inspiration and guiding light for a generation of Indigenous filmmakers.

Lester Bostock is a renown filmmaker, mentor and Bundjalung Elder. Lester is the inspiration and guiding light for a generation of Indigenous filmmakers.

Miriwoong ladies Ju Ju Wilson and Agnes Armstrong go on country at Ivanhoe station with Elders Eileen Huddleston and Nita Bidui to hear stories about family and station history.

Miriwoong ladies Ju Ju Wilson and Agnes Armstrong go on country at Ivanhoe station with Elders Eileen Huddleston and Nita Bidui to hear stories about family and station history.

Look, listen, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub. Nadeena Dixon performs her song, Mulberry Dive and Annette Sax reads the book she illustrated, Bartja and Mayila.

Look, listen, learn and dance with Mugu Kids host Jub. Nadeena Dixon performs her song, Mulberry Dive and Annette Sax reads the book she illustrated, Bartja and Mayila.

This year NAIDOC Week is all about the groundbreaking achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women. Here are the stories of some of those trailblazers and activists.
Explore depictions of Australia and it's culture through a special collection of films representing life Down Under with a range of selected content for all ages.
This National Reconciliation Week, learn more about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' struggle for civil rights as Australia reconciles with its past. (ACHMH075, ACHMH076, VCHHK076)
Australia as a nation moves from colonial Australia to the development of Australia as a nation. Explore the factors leading to Federation and experiences of democracy and citizenship. (VCHHK072, VCHHK076, VCHHK073)
Explore changing experiences of democracy and citizenship through the stories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, focusing on land rights and the significance of Mabo Day.
Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with Attenborough, explore Kakadu's Mountford rock art, peek inside the micro-worlds of the Galapagos, and be awed by the Great Wall of China when exploring the world's heritage sites.
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