Visiting a Maori marae and hot springs
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Visiting a Maori marae and hot springs

Clip from Totally Wild

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Kellyn Morris visits a marae in New Zealand/Aotearoa, where she learns traditional Maori greetings and cooking methods, and see the hot springs and geysers.

Kellyn Morris visits a marae in New Zealand/Aotearoa, where she learns traditional Maori greetings and cooking methods, and see the hot springs and geysers.

When a new baby arrives
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When a new baby arrives

Clip from For The Juniors

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
See how people celebrate the birth of a new baby in their family, as parents announce their child's birth in a newspaper, friends and relatives send cards, and siblings visit ...

See how people celebrate the birth of a new baby in their family, as parents announce their child's birth in a newspaper, friends and relatives send cards, and siblings visit the newborn in hospital.

Welcoming a baby with a party
2:45

Welcoming a baby with a party

Clip from For The Juniors

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See how one family celebrates the arrival of a new baby, with a party after three months, and notes written for when the child is older.

See how one family celebrates the arrival of a new baby, with a party after three months, and notes written for when the child is older.

Vegetable shopping at the market
1:53

Vegetable shopping at the market

Clip from Play School

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We go shopping for vegetables at a Chinese market, through the Play School windows.

We go shopping for vegetables at a Chinese market, through the Play School windows.

Kids from Zambia and Australia get to know each other
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Kids from Zambia and Australia get to know each other

Clip from Behind the News Special

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After a school trip to Zambia, Chloe is excited to have us tag along as those same students from Zambia come to visit her and her friends in Australia. Through the two trips, ...

After a school trip to Zambia, Chloe is excited to have us tag along as those same students from Zambia come to visit her and her friends in Australia. Through the two trips, they learn about each other's cultures, foods and animals and discuss important topics like conservation.

Mt Everest's Sherpa guides
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Mt Everest's Sherpa guides

Clip from Behind The News

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Behind The News reveals the role Nepal's Sherpas play in leading mountaineers up Mt Everest and meets young Australian climber, Alyssa Aza.

Behind The News reveals the role Nepal's Sherpas play in leading mountaineers up Mt Everest and meets young Australian climber, Alyssa Aza.

Afghanistan's Skateistan program
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Afghanistan's Skateistan program

Clip from Behind The News

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Behind The News reveals how a skateboarding program, Skateistan, is encouraging Afghani students to come to school.

Behind The News reveals how a skateboarding program, Skateistan, is encouraging Afghani students to come to school.

Behind The News' refugee Welcome Book
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Behind The News' refugee Welcome Book

Clip from Behind the News

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Jack Evans reveals Behind The News' new Welcome Book for refugees when they arrive in Australia, containing messages from Aussie kids, and meets some of the people who have ...

Jack Evans reveals Behind The News' new Welcome Book for refugees when they arrive in Australia, containing messages from Aussie kids, and meets some of the people who have received it.

Celebrating a first birthday, Vietnamese style
2:53

Celebrating a first birthday, Vietnamese style

Clip from For The Juniors

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
See how families from Vietnamese cultures celebrate the birthday of a baby, acknowledging ancestors and predicting the child's career path.

See how families from Vietnamese cultures celebrate the birthday of a baby, acknowledging ancestors and predicting the child's career path.

Living on Christmas Island
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Living on Christmas Island

Clip from Behind the News Special

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Christmas Island is best known for the detention centre that's found there, but there are lots of other people that choose to call it home. It's a diverse mix of families that ...

Christmas Island is best known for the detention centre that's found there, but there are lots of other people that choose to call it home. It's a diverse mix of families that have integrated some different aspects of their culture into daily life. Find out what life is like on a part of Australia you may not be all that familiar with.

The art and music of Tibet
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The art and music of Tibet

Clip from Totally Wild

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Festival of Tibet organiser Tenzin Choegyal reveals some of the traditional art and music from the "Roof of the World", including sand mandala, and composer Michael Askill ...

Festival of Tibet organiser Tenzin Choegyal reveals some of the traditional art and music from the "Roof of the World", including sand mandala, and composer Michael Askill demonstrates the use of singing bowls.

Christmas traditions with puppet monsters
6:10

Christmas traditions with puppet monsters

Clip from For The Juniors

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Flynn explains to Dodly why gifts are exchanged at Christmas, before the pair celebrate Christmas Day with presents and a party.

Flynn explains to Dodly why gifts are exchanged at Christmas, before the pair celebrate Christmas Day with presents and a party.

The lives of Aussie expat kids in Oman
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The lives of Aussie expat kids in Oman

Clip from Behind the News

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Rookie reporters Jacob, Nathan and Kate explain what an expatriate is, what life is like for them living in Oman, what some of the differences they've noticed are, why ...

Rookie reporters Jacob, Nathan and Kate explain what an expatriate is, what life is like for them living in Oman, what some of the differences they've noticed are, why learning Arabic was important to them, and how home schooling is managed.

Stan Grant and Aboriginality
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Stan Grant and Aboriginality

Clip from Will Australia Ever Have a Black Prime Minister?

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Stan Grant shares his experience of growing up as an individual with an Aboriginal background in the 60's and 70's Australia. He is optimistic and hopes for greater ...

Stan Grant shares his experience of growing up as an individual with an Aboriginal background in the 60's and 70's Australia. He is optimistic and hopes for greater representation of the indigenous community within Australia media and politics.

Understanding Muslim clothing
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Understanding Muslim clothing

Clip from Behind the News

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Rookie reporter Itrat explains why she wears a hijab, what it means to her as a Muslim and how she feels when people criticise her for wearing it.

Rookie reporter Itrat explains why she wears a hijab, what it means to her as a Muslim and how she feels when people criticise her for wearing it.

Mentoring new students
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Mentoring new students

Clip from Behind the News

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Imagine moving to a new school where not only do you not know anybody, but you don't even speak the same language! That can be a bit scary but one school is making sure that ...

Imagine moving to a new school where not only do you not know anybody, but you don't even speak the same language! That can be a bit scary but one school is making sure that new students feel welcome with a program that allows them to be mentored by other students. Find out how much showing someone around, playing games and just getting to know them can really help with the transition.

How a haka promotes positive male bonding
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How a haka promotes positive male bonding

Clip from Totally Wild

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Alex participates in a Manu Toa Haka group. The tradition originated in New Zealand from Maori dances and a war dance in particular. Older schoolage boys have adapted this ...

Alex participates in a Manu Toa Haka group. The tradition originated in New Zealand from Maori dances and a war dance in particular. Older schoolage boys have adapted this mode of energy release and bonding to help their brothers meet their goals in life. For instance, to make good grades, and stop slacking off. Performing traditional dance and embracing their cultural identity has indeed helped give each of the young men in the group renewed focus and drive in their individual lives.

The religious origins of Christmas
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The religious origins of Christmas

Clip from For The Juniors

Intercultural understanding

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Children perform a nativity play in a clip that introduces the significance of Jesus' birth to Christians and the origins of Christmas.

Children perform a nativity play in a clip that introduces the significance of Jesus' birth to Christians and the origins of Christmas.