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Entertaining an orangutan
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Entertaining an orangutan

Clip from Totally Wild
Meet an orangutan at the zoo and find out how keepers entertain him for the day. Also discover why they need protecting.

Meet an orangutan at the zoo and find out how keepers entertain him for the day. Also discover why they need protecting.

Moving the classroom outdoors
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Moving the classroom outdoors

Clip from Behind The News Specials
How much electricity does the average school classroom use? One class in Alice Springs moved their classroom outdoors for a week to try to cut the amount of energy they use.

How much electricity does the average school classroom use? One class in Alice Springs moved their classroom outdoors for a week to try to cut the amount of energy they use.

Using waves for energy
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Using waves for energy

Clip from Behind The News
Waves have a lot of power, but how are they formed and can they be used to provide an alternate form of electricity?

Waves have a lot of power, but how are they formed and can they be used to provide an alternate form of electricity?

Recycling glass at a factory
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Recycling glass at a factory

Clip from For the Juniors
Visit a recycling plant to see how used bottles are turned into molten glass and transformed into new glass products.

Visit a recycling plant to see how used bottles are turned into molten glass and transformed into new glass products.

Recycling aluminium at a factory
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Recycling aluminium at a factory

Clip from For the Juniors
Visit a recycling plant to see how used soft drink cans are transformed into new aluminium containers.

Visit a recycling plant to see how used soft drink cans are transformed into new aluminium containers.

Learning how to protect sea grass
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Learning how to protect sea grass

Clip from Totally Wild
Discover a novel approach to teaching students about protecting sea grasses that support our marine life

Discover a novel approach to teaching students about protecting sea grasses that support our marine life

Waterwise techniques with Dirtgirl
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Waterwise techniques with Dirtgirl

Clip from dirtgirlworld
Dirtgirl and Scrapboy outline some waterwise techniques that everyone can follow to conserve water.

Dirtgirl and Scrapboy outline some waterwise techniques that everyone can follow to conserve water.

Climate change and electricity generation
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Climate change and electricity generation

Clip from Behind the News
Reporter Amelia Moseley investigates current debates about the best way to generate electricity, considering climate change, renewable energy sources and Alan Finkel's review ...

Reporter Amelia Moseley investigates current debates about the best way to generate electricity, considering climate change, renewable energy sources and Alan Finkel's review of the electricity market.

Greenhouse gasses and the climate
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Greenhouse gasses and the climate

Clip from Behind The News
What are greenhouse gasses and what part do they play in the climate? BTN explains and finds out how we can play our part in reducing them.

What are greenhouse gasses and what part do they play in the climate? BTN explains and finds out how we can play our part in reducing them.

Saving the Great Barrier Reef
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Saving the Great Barrier Reef

Clip from Behind The News
In 2015 the federal government announced an extra $100 million dollars to tackle the environmental problems plaguing the Great Barrier Reef. Meet the students from a a school ...

In 2015 the federal government announced an extra $100 million dollars to tackle the environmental problems plaguing the Great Barrier Reef. Meet the students from a a school doing what they can to save the Great Barrier Reef.

Super-fast electric chargers
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Super-fast electric chargers

Clip from Scope
A lot of things require charging these days; from phones, to laptops and now cars. Join Andrew Wilson from the University of Queensland as he walks you through some of the ...

A lot of things require charging these days; from phones, to laptops and now cars. Join Andrew Wilson from the University of Queensland as he walks you through some of the fastest car chargers in Australia.

Preventing coastal erosion
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Preventing coastal erosion

Clip from Scope
A look at a trial in Adelaide that is attempting to stop one cause of coastal erosion and protect our beaches.

A look at a trial in Adelaide that is attempting to stop one cause of coastal erosion and protect our beaches.

Training tigers
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Training tigers

Clip from Totally Wild
Born in captivity to aid in the conservation of the species, this tiger is being trained to become familiar and comfortable with his environment

Born in captivity to aid in the conservation of the species, this tiger is being trained to become familiar and comfortable with his environment

Why do we need to recycle?
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Why do we need to recycle?

Clip from Finding Stuff Out
Harrison gives a lesson on why it's important to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Kids give tips on recycling.

Harrison gives a lesson on why it's important to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Kids give tips on recycling.

Recycling paper at a factory
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Recycling paper at a factory

Clip from For the Juniors
Visit a recycling plant to see how office paper, newspapers and boxes are transformed into new paper products.

Visit a recycling plant to see how office paper, newspapers and boxes are transformed into new paper products.

Keeping count of snapper
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Keeping count of snapper

Clip from Scope
Molecular biologist Andrew Oxly explains how a genetic probe can be used to count fish eggs to gauge the size of snapper populations in local waters.

Molecular biologist Andrew Oxly explains how a genetic probe can be used to count fish eggs to gauge the size of snapper populations in local waters.

Studying whiting sustainability
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Studying whiting sustainability

Clip from Scope
SARDI's Mike Steer explains how a citizen scientist program in South Australia is helping him understand the health of King George whiting populations, studying the remains of ...

SARDI's Mike Steer explains how a citizen scientist program in South Australia is helping him understand the health of King George whiting populations, studying the remains of fish supplied by recreational fishermen, and using the information to inform sustainability efforts.

When recycling ends up in landfill
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When recycling ends up in landfill

Clip from Behind the News
Matthew Holbrook explains the significance of a Four Corners' recycling investigation, which revealed that some of the materials that are sent away for processing actually end ...

Matthew Holbrook explains the significance of a Four Corners' recycling investigation, which revealed that some of the materials that are sent away for processing actually end up in council rubbish tips.

Rescuing food 'waste' with OzHarvest
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Rescuing food 'waste' with OzHarvest

Clip from Totally Wild
Leela Varghese joins OzHarvest collecting excess food from businesses and delivering it to charities supporting people on low incomes.

Leela Varghese joins OzHarvest collecting excess food from businesses and delivering it to charities supporting people on low incomes.

Will quolls ever become pets?
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Will quolls ever become pets?

Clip from Totally Wild
Visit a animal sanctuary that takes care of quolls and find out if they will ever become pets.

Visit a animal sanctuary that takes care of quolls and find out if they will ever become pets.

Saving water with Dirtgirl
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Saving water with Dirtgirl

Clip from dirtgirlworld
Dirtgirl and Scrapboy explain where water comes from, why it's important to conserve it and ways to collect it.

Dirtgirl and Scrapboy explain where water comes from, why it's important to conserve it and ways to collect it.

Recycling sorter in factory
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Recycling sorter in factory

Clip from Bang Goes The Theory
Bang Goes The Theory visits a recycling plant and sees machines sorting household waste.

Bang Goes The Theory visits a recycling plant and sees machines sorting household waste.

Keeping our beaches clean
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Keeping our beaches clean

Clip from For the Juniors: The Sea
Looks at the causes of the ocean being dirty and discusses the importance of keeping the beaches and environment clean.

Looks at the causes of the ocean being dirty and discusses the importance of keeping the beaches and environment clean.

Reducing the impact of heavy metals on the environment
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Reducing the impact of heavy metals on the environment

Clip from Scope
Scientists are trialing the use of the Australian national floral emblem, golden wattle, to reduce the environmental impact of heavy metals from abandoned mine sites

Scientists are trialing the use of the Australian national floral emblem, golden wattle, to reduce the environmental impact of heavy metals from abandoned mine sites

Working to preserve Australia's native plants
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Working to preserve Australia's native plants

Clip from Behind The News
A group of students work to bring native plant life back to the area surrounding their school. Without some of the native plant life being preserved, many animals that call ...

A group of students work to bring native plant life back to the area surrounding their school. Without some of the native plant life being preserved, many animals that call Australia home are having a harder time finding a place to live. By pulling up weeds and planting some of these native plants, these students are restoring Australia's natural beauty and rebuilding homes for many animals.

Primary school's war on waste strategy
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Primary school's war on waste strategy

Clip from Behind the News
Students from North Adelaide Primary School explain how they hope selling reusable coffee cups and calico bags, and planning a "nude food week", will cut down on waste at ...

Students from North Adelaide Primary School explain how they hope selling reusable coffee cups and calico bags, and planning a "nude food week", will cut down on waste at school and in the community.

The recycling process
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The recycling process

Clip from Finding Stuff Out
Harrison visits a recycling plant to find out how electronics are broken down for recycling.

Harrison visits a recycling plant to find out how electronics are broken down for recycling.

How do wind farms works?
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How do wind farms works?

Clip from Behind the News
We meet a group of students from an elementary school that's located near a wind farm and they teach us about how wind turbines work and the benefits of using clean energy.

We meet a group of students from an elementary school that's located near a wind farm and they teach us about how wind turbines work and the benefits of using clean energy.

Dirtgirl's water song
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Dirtgirl's water song

Clip from dirtgirlworld
Dirtgirl sings a song about the importance of rain and water.

Dirtgirl sings a song about the importance of rain and water.

What trees have to do with surfing
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What trees have to do with surfing

Clip from Totally Wild
Duane talks to the proud owner of a 1946 Woody, and finds out the historical reason for this allwood classic. They hit the beach to meet a master surfboard shaper who swears ...

Duane talks to the proud owner of a 1946 Woody, and finds out the historical reason for this allwood classic. They hit the beach to meet a master surfboard shaper who swears by the most ecofriendly material wood. More surprising history reveals the ancient Hawaiians as great surfers!

Dirtgirlworld: waterwise techniques
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Dirtgirlworld: waterwise techniques

Clip from dirtgirlworld
Dirtgirl and Scrapboy outline some waterwise techniques that everyone can follow.

Dirtgirl and Scrapboy outline some waterwise techniques that everyone can follow.

It's beach time!
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It's beach time!

Clip from dirtgirlworld
This animated clip introduces Y1 students to the beach environment and the activities and objects kids can find there.

This animated clip introduces Y1 students to the beach environment and the activities and objects kids can find there.

Dirtgirlworld: water song
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Dirtgirlworld: water song

Clip from dirtgirlworld
Dirtgirl sings a song about the importance of rain and water.

Dirtgirl sings a song about the importance of rain and water.

Dirtgirlworld: waterwise
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Dirtgirlworld: waterwise

Clip from dirtgirlworld
Dirtgirl is on a mission to save every little drop of water she can.

Dirtgirl is on a mission to save every little drop of water she can.

dirtgirlworld
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dirtgirlworld Windy

ABC2 Kids January 24, 2017
Windy weather is great kite flying weather! A windy day can make some people grumpy but in dirtgirlworld it's all about fun!

Windy weather is great kite flying weather! A windy day can make some people grumpy but in dirtgirlworld it's all about fun!

dirtgirlworld
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dirtgirlworld Windfall

ABC2 Kids July 3, 2016
Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. It is a windy day in dirtgirlworld and ken tries his hand at feather surfing.

Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. It is a windy day in dirtgirlworld and ken tries his hand at feather surfing.

dirtgirlworld
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dirtgirlworld Slugs

Season 1 Episode 19 ABC2 Kids September 25, 2016
Everyone has a weakness and slugs are Dirtgirl's. She doesn't like them at all. Molluscs just aren't welcome in dirtgirlworld.

Everyone has a weakness and slugs are Dirtgirl's. She doesn't like them at all. Molluscs just aren't welcome in dirtgirlworld.

dirtgirlworld
10:59 | 0

dirtgirlworld Dinosaur

ABC2 Kids June 21, 2016
Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. Dinosaur bones are discovered by scrapboy in dirtgirl's garden, whilst ken performs, The Amazing Potato Stunt.

Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. Dinosaur bones are discovered by scrapboy in dirtgirl's garden, whilst ken performs, The Amazing Potato Stunt.

dirtgirlworld
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dirtgirlworld Fungus

ABC2 Kids June 14, 2016
dirtgirl knows a lot about mushrooms but she didn't know they could fly!

dirtgirl knows a lot about mushrooms but she didn't know they could fly!

dirtgirlworld
10:59 | 0

dirtgirlworld Solstice

ABC2 Kids June 4, 2016
It's the summer solstice and everyone is preparing a celebratory dance for the 'Sumer Dance Party Night' including Hayman!

It's the summer solstice and everyone is preparing a celebratory dance for the 'Sumer Dance Party Night' including Hayman!

dirtgirlworld
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dirtgirlworld Earth Day

ABC2 Kids June 22, 2016
Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. It's Earth Day in dirtgirlworld and it's time for the Earth Day parade, a parade where all living things come together.

Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. It's Earth Day in dirtgirlworld and it's time for the Earth Day parade, a parade where all living things come together.

Last Chance To See
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Last Chance To See Amazonian Manatee

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 10, 2010
In 1985 The Observer Colour Magazine paired up the naturalist Mark Carwardine and The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy writer Douglas Adams and invited them to travel to ...

In 1985 The Observer Colour Magazine paired up the naturalist Mark Carwardine and The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy writer Douglas Adams and invited them to travel to Madagascar in search of the Aye-Aye, a strange and little known nocturnal lemur thought to be on the edge of extinction. Douglas and Mark found that they enjoyed the journey, and each other's company, to such a degree that they decided to spend a year travelling the globe in search of other endangered animals.

Carbon Cops
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Carbon Cops The Mckinney Lelliott Family

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC January 16, 2010
This week the show features the McKinney Lelliotts, who like most families, lead busy lives which means there's no time for being Green.

This week the show features the McKinney Lelliotts, who like most families, lead busy lives which means there's no time for being Green.

Salinity
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Salinity Australia's Silent Menace

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 30, 2010
Salinity is affecting Australia's food production, drinking water, roads and buildings. This episode explains what salinity is, how it occurs and what we are doing to fix the ...

Salinity is affecting Australia's food production, drinking water, roads and buildings. This episode explains what salinity is, how it occurs and what we are doing to fix the problem.

Get Grubby TV
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Get Grubby TV The REgeneration

ABC2 / KIDS October 10, 2017
Dirtgirl cracks Scrapboy's pirate code unlocking a rethink of the three arrhs joke. Dirtgirl reboots the 3Rs conversation to reduce the use of the recycling message.

Dirtgirl cracks Scrapboy's pirate code unlocking a rethink of the three arrhs joke. Dirtgirl reboots the 3Rs conversation to reduce the use of the recycling message.

Get Grubby TV
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Get Grubby TV Scavenger Hunt

ABC2 / KIDS September 17, 2017
This program takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, dirtgirl and scrapboy to explore and celebrate dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of ...

This program takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, dirtgirl and scrapboy to explore and celebrate dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of rural, urban and suburban Australia.

Get Grubby TV
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Get Grubby TV Holiday

ABC2 / KIDS September 21, 2017
This program takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, dirtgirl and scrapboy to explore and celebrate dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of ...

This program takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, dirtgirl and scrapboy to explore and celebrate dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of rural, urban and suburban Australia.

Get Grubby TV
11:59 | 0

Get Grubby TV GnomeFest

ABC2 / KIDS September 20, 2017
This program takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, dirtgirl and scrapboy to explore and celebrate dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of ...

This program takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, dirtgirl and scrapboy to explore and celebrate dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of rural, urban and suburban Australia.

Get Grubby TV
11:59 | 0

Get Grubby TV Backyard

ABC2 / KIDS September 9, 2017
Get Grubby TV takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, Dirtgirl and Scrapboy to explore and celebrate Dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of ...

Get Grubby TV takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, Dirtgirl and Scrapboy to explore and celebrate Dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of rural, urban and suburban Australia.

Get Grubby TV
12:02 | 0

Get Grubby TV Buzzy

ABC2 / KIDS September 22, 2017
Dirtgirl's besties - Scrapboy and Costa the Gnome - arrive with a bucket full of grubby challenges. The first challenge: What's stickier than mud? The trio set off for a ...

Dirtgirl's besties - Scrapboy and Costa the Gnome - arrive with a bucket full of grubby challenges. The first challenge: What's stickier than mud? The trio set off for a sticky adventure to the honey house to find answers.

Get Grubby TV
11:58 | 0

Get Grubby TV Changes

ABC2 / KIDS September 24, 2017
Get Grubby TV takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, Dirtgirl and Scrapboy to explore and celebrate Dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of ...

Get Grubby TV takes pre-schoolers on imagination-charged adventures. Join Costa, Dirtgirl and Scrapboy to explore and celebrate Dirtgirlworld and the wonderful landscapes of rural, urban and suburban Australia.

River Cottage Australia
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River Cottage Australia

Season 2 Episode 10 SBS August 7, 2017
Paul puts his new grill to the test at the annual Bermagui Seaside Fair and hosts his second stall - and it's full of surprises. Paul then joins a brotherhood of brewing ...

Paul puts his new grill to the test at the annual Bermagui Seaside Fair and hosts his second stall - and it's full of surprises. Paul then joins a brotherhood of brewing buddies in Candelo for a night of home brew and beats. He retires to his homemade hot tub, bearing all against the backdrop of the bush.

River Cottage Australia
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River Cottage Australia

Season 2 Episode 11 SBS August 8, 2017
Paul welcomes home his jersey cow, Bessie, and finds himself creating wine from an unusual source. Meanwhile, tomato season has sprung, and Paul needs to make the most of his ...

Paul welcomes home his jersey cow, Bessie, and finds himself creating wine from an unusual source. Meanwhile, tomato season has sprung, and Paul needs to make the most of his troubled crop. He welcomes two new friends to the farm with expert passata knowledge passed down by generations.

River Cottage Australia
25:52 | 0

River Cottage Australia

Season 2 Episode 12 SBS August 9, 2017
Paul thinks Bessie could be barren and calls in the local vet for a house call. Then he learns there's more to mushrooms than meets the eye. Later, Paul takes advantage of the ...

Paul thinks Bessie could be barren and calls in the local vet for a house call. Then he learns there's more to mushrooms than meets the eye. Later, Paul takes advantage of the autumn rain by dropping into his mate Darcy's to dunk some traps into his dam.

I'm Recyclable Get Me Out of Here
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I'm Recyclable Get Me Out of Here

ABC ME May 15, 2017
It's the not-so-trashy reality show that takes well-known recyclables where they belong! Follow brave recyclables such as Bernie the Banana, Billie Jeans, and Baxter Bottle on ...

It's the not-so-trashy reality show that takes well-known recyclables where they belong! Follow brave recyclables such as Bernie the Banana, Billie Jeans, and Baxter Bottle on their very different journeys of transformation.

dirtgirlworld
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dirtgirlworld Time Machine

ABC2 Kids July 2, 2016
Dirtgirl and Scrapboy decide to dig up their time capsule from last summer and Ken and Grubby think it's fantastic. Dirtgirl gets an idea to make a new one so everyone can ...

Dirtgirl and Scrapboy decide to dig up their time capsule from last summer and Ken and Grubby think it's fantastic. Dirtgirl gets an idea to make a new one so everyone can contribute.

dirtgirlworld
10:59 | 0

dirtgirlworld Dream

ABC2 Kids June 17, 2016
Dirtgirl takes a nap and dreams that Ken is super brave and famous, Grubby is into yoga, Hayman can speak fluently, and Scrapboy keeps repeating everything she says.

Dirtgirl takes a nap and dreams that Ken is super brave and famous, Grubby is into yoga, Hayman can speak fluently, and Scrapboy keeps repeating everything she says.

dirtgirlworld
10:59 | 0

dirtgirlworld Leak

ABC2 Kids June 24, 2016
La, la, la, la... leak! Everyone in dirtgirlworld knows just how important saving water is.

La, la, la, la... leak! Everyone in dirtgirlworld knows just how important saving water is.

dirtgirlworld
10:58 | 0

dirtgirlworld Circles

ABC2 Kids June 7, 2016
Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. How do you grow a pizza? Just think of all the yummy toppings you can grow and plant them ... in a circle of course.

Dirtgirl's backyard is full of friends and adventures. How do you grow a pizza? Just think of all the yummy toppings you can grow and plant them ... in a circle of course.

Carbon Cops
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Carbon Cops The Mcsweeney-Glenwright Family

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC December 19, 2009
The McSweeney-Glenwright family are challenged to bring their carbon emissions down by 50 percent. Their pride and joy is their large Cape Cod style home which looks great but ...

The McSweeney-Glenwright family are challenged to bring their carbon emissions down by 50 percent. Their pride and joy is their large Cape Cod style home which looks great but is totally unsuitable for our Australian climate.

Last Chance To See
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Last Chance To See Aye-Aye

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC October 24, 2010
Stephen Fry and naturalist Mark Carwardine continue their adventure in search of animals on the edge of extinction around the globe. In this episode they travel to Madagascar ...

Stephen Fry and naturalist Mark Carwardine continue their adventure in search of animals on the edge of extinction around the globe. In this episode they travel to Madagascar in search of the mysterious nocturnal lemur, the Aye-aye. The boys visit Nosy Mangabe, an idyllic island where Mark encountered Aye-aye on his original visit with Douglas Adams.

River Cottage Australia
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River Cottage Australia

Season 1 Episode 16 SBS July 24, 2017
This program has come a long way, as Paul's first season on the farm comes to a close. But it hasn't happened without help. To thank everyone who helped in the journey of ...

This program has come a long way, as Paul's first season on the farm comes to a close. But it hasn't happened without help. To thank everyone who helped in the journey of transforming a rundown property into a functioning farm, Paul and Hugh invite guests from the local community to share in the fruits of their labour - and to celebrate as a like-minded community.

River Cottage Australia
23:00 | 0

River Cottage Australia

Season 1 Episode 14 SBS July 20, 2017
On the farm, Paul's been collecting old chook feathers. He lends a helping hand, and cake, to the local CWA as they get together for a much needed paint job for the local ...

On the farm, Paul's been collecting old chook feathers. He lends a helping hand, and cake, to the local CWA as they get together for a much needed paint job for the local community hall, but all that effort will be sure to work up an appetite.

River Cottage Australia
23:30 | 0

River Cottage Australia

Season 3 Episode 12 SBS August 31, 2017
Paul faces the hard task of taking his first pigs, born and raised on the farm, to the abattoir, and makes a trade for some venison.

Paul faces the hard task of taking his first pigs, born and raised on the farm, to the abattoir, and makes a trade for some venison.

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