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Al Jazeera World
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Al Jazeera World: Greenpeace - From Hippies to Lobbyists

Al Jazeera English  |  November 2, 2013
A frank, critical and compelling history of Greenpeace from its early days in Vancouver to becoming an international organisation in over 40 countries.

A frank, critical and compelling history of Greenpeace from its early days in Vancouver to becoming an international organisation in over 40 countries.

Compass: Faith and Funerals
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Compass: Faith and Funerals

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  August 10, 2014
In this episode a Sydney group of Pentecostal Ghanaians celebrate and dance for the deceased; and a do-it-yourself secular funeral: no God or grief allowed.

In this episode a Sydney group of Pentecostal Ghanaians celebrate and dance for the deceased; and a do-it-yourself secular funeral: no God or grief allowed.

Compass
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Compass: Father Ray Comes Out

ABC  |  March 25, 2012
Father Ray is a warm-hearted Anglican vicar who is preparing to put everything on the line to share a personal secret with his congregation.

Father Ray is a warm-hearted Anglican vicar who is preparing to put everything on the line to share a personal secret with his congregation.

Compass
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Compass: Too Young For Bingo

ABC  |  November 8, 2015
Michelle, Vicki and Aaron are young adults who suffered devastating disability through chronic illness and injury. For each of them a protracted stay in aged care facilities ...

Michelle, Vicki and Aaron are young adults who suffered devastating disability through chronic illness and injury. For each of them a protracted stay in aged care facilities has formed part of their recovery experience.

Compass
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Compass: Good Friday Special

ABC  |  April 22, 2011
This Good Friday, Compass goes to Ernabella, a remote Aboriginal community south west of Alice Springs, as it prepares for Easter in its newly renovated church. Ernabella ...

This Good Friday, Compass goes to Ernabella, a remote Aboriginal community south west of Alice Springs, as it prepares for Easter in its newly renovated church. Ernabella Mission lies in the far north west corner of South Australia. It was established in 1937 by the Presbyterian Church and right from the start it was different from other missions of its day. There was no pressure on the Anangu to give up their own beliefs or way of life.

Compass
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Compass: Holy Switch

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  May 19, 2013
Six different faiths... six young Australians. What will happen when they switch lives for two weeks? Freeman, a young Buddhist monk, switches lives with Anthony, a devoted ...

Six different faiths... six young Australians. What will happen when they switch lives for two weeks? Freeman, a young Buddhist monk, switches lives with Anthony, a devoted Maronite Catholic. Freeman is hosted by the St Charbel's community in Sydney's west. Anthony is spending his two weeks at Chenrezig Institute, the Buddhist monastery where Freeman spent his childhood.

Compass
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Compass: Aussie African Dads

ABC  |  August 26, 2012
How African dads in Australia are coping with the challenges of a life in a new land where age-old cultural expectations may no longer apply.

How African dads in Australia are coping with the challenges of a life in a new land where age-old cultural expectations may no longer apply.

Compass: Whatever Happened To
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Compass: Whatever Happened To: The RSL

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  May 17, 2015
In this episode, Compass takes a look at the RSL. Formed in Australia in 1916, the RSL was borne out of the camaraderie, concern and mateship shown by diggers for the welfare ...

In this episode, Compass takes a look at the RSL. Formed in Australia in 1916, the RSL was borne out of the camaraderie, concern and mateship shown by diggers for the welfare of their mates during and after the First World War. Originally based in clubrooms provided by philanthropic organisations, RSLs quickly sprang up in all states.

Compass
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Compass: Best Buddies

ABC  |  May 5, 2013
The story of two unlikely friendships that might never have formed if not for a groundbreaking scheme. Called 'Best Buddies', the program matches up disabled and non-disabled ...

The story of two unlikely friendships that might never have formed if not for a groundbreaking scheme. Called 'Best Buddies', the program matches up disabled and non-disabled students and has had growing success in NSW public high schools.

Compass
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Compass: Dinner In Longreach

ABC  |  August 5, 2012
Midway through the worst drought in living memory Geraldine Doogue joined five women for dinner in the central Queensland town of Longreach to find out how they were squaring ...

Midway through the worst drought in living memory Geraldine Doogue joined five women for dinner in the central Queensland town of Longreach to find out how they were squaring up to the rural crisis, on top of the perennial hardships faced by women of the land - isolation, health, education. Not to mention romance! Seven years on, the rains have come and much has changed in the lives of the outback dames who captured our hearts with their resilience and optimism.

Compass
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Compass: Mazel Tov, Mazel Tov!

ABC NEWS 24  |  August 15, 2010
What do young Jewish boys and girls feel as they approach the important occasion of their Bar and Bat Mitzvah? We tell the story of children who are preparing to take this ...

What do young Jewish boys and girls feel as they approach the important occasion of their Bar and Bat Mitzvah? We tell the story of children who are preparing to take this important step into adulthood.

Compass
27:51

Compass: For Better For Worse

ABC  |  October 11, 2015
Jane Caro explores the secret to successful long term relationships. Our couple's relationships have stood the test of time with their bonds intact. But the reality is that ...

Jane Caro explores the secret to successful long term relationships. Our couple's relationships have stood the test of time with their bonds intact. But the reality is that one of you will die before the other.

Compass
27:47

Compass: The Moral Compass - 13/09/15

ABC  |  September 13, 2015
Geraldine Doogue debates the hot-button moral, ethical and religious controversies of our day in this smart and entertaining Compass series, The Moral Compass.

Geraldine Doogue debates the hot-button moral, ethical and religious controversies of our day in this smart and entertaining Compass series, The Moral Compass.

Compass
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Compass: Easter In Jerusalem

ABC  |  April 5, 2015
On her first visit to the Christian Holy Land, Compass presenter, Geraldine Doogue, travels to Jerusalem for Easter Holy Week on a personal pilgrimage. Amidst many thousands ...

On her first visit to the Christian Holy Land, Compass presenter, Geraldine Doogue, travels to Jerusalem for Easter Holy Week on a personal pilgrimage. Amidst many thousands of pilgrims from all over Christendom, Geraldine plunges into the greatest Christian commemoration of all - the celebration of Jesus' life and brutal death in the fabled city at the heart of Christian belief.

Compass
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Compass: School Of Thought

ABC  |  September 12, 2010
Should ethics be offered to school students as an alternative to Religious Instruction or Scripture Classes? We visit schools, one public and one faith-based, where the study ...

Should ethics be offered to school students as an alternative to Religious Instruction or Scripture Classes? We visit schools, one public and one faith-based, where the study of ethics and philosophy are already on offer.

Compass
27:30

Compass: Catholics Divided

ABC  |  April 1, 2012
As Australian Catholics come to grips with the controversial new translation of the Mass, one of the country's largest dioceses is fighting for its very survival.

As Australian Catholics come to grips with the controversial new translation of the Mass, one of the country's largest dioceses is fighting for its very survival.

Compass: Life's Big Questions
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Compass: Life's Big Questions: Clare Bowditch

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  March 20, 2011
Tonight, Scott asks singer/songwriter Clare Bowditch Life's Big Questions. Clare has won an Aria Award for Best Female Artist and is widely regarded as the darling of the ...

Tonight, Scott asks singer/songwriter Clare Bowditch Life's Big Questions. Clare has won an Aria Award for Best Female Artist and is widely regarded as the darling of the independent music scene. But along with her triumphs there have been tragedies: in her childhood the death of a sister, and more recently her father with Parkinson's. Through it all Clare has managed to turn out three children, four solo albums, and has toured with leading international performers. Clare talks to Scott about her religious upbringing, her beliefs and how these have inspired her creativity and life.

Compass
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Compass: School's Out

ABC  |  June 3, 2017
It's estimated more than 50,000 Australian kids don't go to school, not because they are truants, but because their parents choose to home school them. Who are these families ...

It's estimated more than 50,000 Australian kids don't go to school, not because they are truants, but because their parents choose to home school them. Who are these families and why have they chosen to home-school?

Compass
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Compass: Musical Healing

ABC  |  November 15, 2015
Music therapist Emma O'Brien has been instrumental in transforming the lives of long term patients who participate in her innovative therapy program at the Royal Melbourne ...

Music therapist Emma O'Brien has been instrumental in transforming the lives of long term patients who participate in her innovative therapy program at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Compass
28:13

Compass: Why I Am Still Jewish

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  September 22, 2013
Geraldine Doogue invites some brave believers to dinner - Muslim, Jewish and Catholic - to find out what they believe, and why? Joining Geraldine for dinner are Bram Presser, ...

Geraldine Doogue invites some brave believers to dinner - Muslim, Jewish and Catholic - to find out what they believe, and why? Joining Geraldine for dinner are Bram Presser, Timmy Rubin, Mark Baker and Ronni Kahn who talk about how their faith has informed their values, what makes 'a good Jew', the role of women in Judaism, and the contentious Israeli-Palestinian divide.

Compass: A Good Life
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Compass: A Good Life: According To Ian Gawler

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC NEWS 24  |  August 29, 2010
In this three-part series, prominent Australians present their view and ideas on 'a good life'. Ian Gawler, cancer survivor and renowned healer, talks about his pioneering ...

In this three-part series, prominent Australians present their view and ideas on 'a good life'. Ian Gawler, cancer survivor and renowned healer, talks about his pioneering work in integrated 'mind-body' medicine.

Compass
27:46

Compass: Horse Power

ABC  |  March 31, 2013
Horses and humans traumatised by the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria are finding comfort in each other, thanks to an innovative therapy program.

Horses and humans traumatised by the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria are finding comfort in each other, thanks to an innovative therapy program.

Compass: Whatever Happened To
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Compass: Whatever Happened To: The Maharishi

Season 2  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  May 24, 2015
In this episode, Compass takes a look at what happened to the Maharishi. In the 1960's, Indian guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi introduced Transcendental Meditation to the world, ...

In this episode, Compass takes a look at what happened to the Maharishi. In the 1960's, Indian guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi introduced Transcendental Meditation to the world, spreading his meditation technique to Australia and setting up centres in Melbourne and Sydney. Among his most famous followers were The Beatles, who went to India to meet their spiritual guru.

Compass: Whatever Happened To
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Compass: Whatever Happened To: Sunday School?

Season 2  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  May 10, 2015
In this six-part series, Compass revisits influential religious and social movements in Australia's recent past. From Sunday School to the Maharishi, from the RSL to Women's ...

In this six-part series, Compass revisits influential religious and social movements in Australia's recent past. From Sunday School to the Maharishi, from the RSL to Women's Lib. Some grounded in powerful spiritual beliefs, others espousing philosophies and values that changed lives and left a lasting legacy. In this first episode, Compass takes a look at what happened to Sunday Schools.

Compass
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Compass: Britain's Wicca Man

ABC  |  June 9, 2013
The extraordinary story of one of Britain's fastest-growing religious groups, and its eccentric creator.

The extraordinary story of one of Britain's fastest-growing religious groups, and its eccentric creator.

Compass: Life's Big Questions
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Compass: Life's Big Questions : Lincoln Hall

Season 2  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  October 30, 2011
Tonight Scott meets Mt Everest conqueror and survivor, Buddhist and writer, Lincoln Hall. Five years ago Lincoln was pronounced dead and left overnight in Everest's death zone ...

Tonight Scott meets Mt Everest conqueror and survivor, Buddhist and writer, Lincoln Hall. Five years ago Lincoln was pronounced dead and left overnight in Everest's death zone more than eight kilometres above sea level. Lincoln's miraculous survival baffled science, but the mountain exacted a huge toll. Lincoln talks to Scott about his beliefs, life, death and miracles.

Compass
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Compass: 100 Women Nepal

ABC  |  May 8, 2011
100 Australian women from all walks of life travel to Nepal to volunteer for a house building project that will change lives; and maybe even their own.

100 Australian women from all walks of life travel to Nepal to volunteer for a house building project that will change lives; and maybe even their own.

Compass: Life's Big Questions
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Compass: Life's Big Questions: Lindy Chamberlain Creighton

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  March 6, 2011
Scott's guest tonight is Lindy Chamberlain Creighton who was convicted of murdering her nine-week-old baby daughter Azaria in 1980. From the time she raised the alarm that a ...

Scott's guest tonight is Lindy Chamberlain Creighton who was convicted of murdering her nine-week-old baby daughter Azaria in 1980. From the time she raised the alarm that a dingo had taken her baby, Lindy's life was irrevocably changed. After three years in prison and a draining campaign to prove her innocence Lindy was completely exonerated. Throughout Lindy has remained a devout Seventh Day Adventist. Thirty years on she reflects on the role her faith has played in her life... and a lot more.

Compass
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Compass: In The End

ABC  |  October 31, 2010
Old people used to die at home; now, they are ending up in hospital hardwired to machines, surrounded by strangers. Dr Charlie Corke believes we have forgotten how to die.

Old people used to die at home; now, they are ending up in hospital hardwired to machines, surrounded by strangers. Dr Charlie Corke believes we have forgotten how to die.

Compass: Home
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Compass: Home: Later On

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  October 3, 2010
Home and community are vitally important, and often become more so as we get older. In the final of this three-part series about ageing, we look at different ways of living ...

Home and community are vitally important, and often become more so as we get older. In the final of this three-part series about ageing, we look at different ways of living including sharing with others, as we get older.

Compass
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Compass: The Smile Within

ABC  |  March 4, 2012
Compass, ABC1's popular Sunday night Religion and Ethics documentary program, presented by Geraldine Doogue is back this March at the earlier time of 6.30pm on Sunday, just ...

Compass, ABC1's popular Sunday night Religion and Ethics documentary program, presented by Geraldine Doogue is back this March at the earlier time of 6.30pm on Sunday, just ahead of the 7pm news. In the first program back for the year, The Smile Within, comedian Jean-Paul Bell proves laughter is the best medicine after all as he brings joy and new life to dementia patients in Australian aged care homes.

Compass: For Better or Worse
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Compass: For Better or Worse

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  October 18, 2015
Jane Caro explores the secret to successful long term relationships. Our couple's relationships have stood the test of time with their bonds intact. But the reality is that ...

Jane Caro explores the secret to successful long term relationships. Our couple's relationships have stood the test of time with their bonds intact. But the reality is that one of you will die before the other.

Compass
27:58

Compass: The Mystery of Mary Magdalene

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  April 13, 2014
Melvyn Bragg uncovers the real story behind one of the Bible's most enigmatic and controversial figures: Mary Magdalene.

Melvyn Bragg uncovers the real story behind one of the Bible's most enigmatic and controversial figures: Mary Magdalene.

Compass
27:35

Compass: The Moral Compass

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  April 27, 2014
Geraldine Doogue debates the hot-button moral, ethical and religious controversies of our time with a stable of guest panellists in the premiere of this smart and entertaining ...

Geraldine Doogue debates the hot-button moral, ethical and religious controversies of our time with a stable of guest panellists in the premiere of this smart and entertaining new Compass series.

Compass
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Compass: The Almighty Dollar

ABC  |  February 21, 2010
As the world grapples with the Global Financial Crisis, Compass asks: Should our lives be ruled by the almighty dollar? We gather some big thinkers to explore the values ...

As the world grapples with the Global Financial Crisis, Compass asks: Should our lives be ruled by the almighty dollar? We gather some big thinkers to explore the values underpinning our abiding love of money.

Compass
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Compass: The New Noffs

ABC  |  November 14, 2010
The story of Ted Noffs, a maverick Methodist minister, whose groundbreaking work with the young and destitute in 1960s Australia lives on through his son and grandsons.

The story of Ted Noffs, a maverick Methodist minister, whose groundbreaking work with the young and destitute in 1960s Australia lives on through his son and grandsons.

Compass
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Compass: Break-Fast At Mobinah's

ABC  |  December 22, 2015
Ramadan, the world-wide Muslim month of fasting and feasting, has begun. We follow two families through the most important event on the Islamic calendar.

Ramadan, the world-wide Muslim month of fasting and feasting, has begun. We follow two families through the most important event on the Islamic calendar.

Compass
26:41

Compass: Holy Switch

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  May 12, 2013
Six different faiths... Six young Australians. What will happen when they switch lives for two weeks? When young people from observant religious families switch lives - ...

Six different faiths... Six young Australians. What will happen when they switch lives for two weeks? When young people from observant religious families switch lives - beliefs and values will collide. What will Australian Muslim, Jewish, Catholic, Anglican, Buddhist and Hindu communities discover about their own religious traditions and practice when they invite a young person from a completely different faith into their lives?

Compass
27:47

Compass: Holy Switch

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  May 26, 2013
Mobinah, a committed Muslim, switches lives with Jordane, a young Jewish woman recently returned to Australia after a year on a kibbutz in Israel. Apart from their obvious ...

Mobinah, a committed Muslim, switches lives with Jordane, a young Jewish woman recently returned to Australia after a year on a kibbutz in Israel. Apart from their obvious religious differences, there are strong contrasts in their communities.

Compass
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Compass: Nigeria's Millionaire Preachers

ABC  |  July 8, 2012
Miracles, expensive cars, exorcisms and bodyguards are all part of the extraordinary world of Nigeria's millionaire preachers. In this Unreported World special we meet the ...

Miracles, expensive cars, exorcisms and bodyguards are all part of the extraordinary world of Nigeria's millionaire preachers. In this Unreported World special we meet the preachers and churches changing the face of Christianity in Africa.

Compass
22:58

Compass: Young Nuns

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  June 17, 2012
This week we meet university graduate Clara who believes she has a calling and prepares to leave her family to enter an enclosed order as a novice, and Catherine, a former ...

This week we meet university graduate Clara who believes she has a calling and prepares to leave her family to enter an enclosed order as a novice, and Catherine, a former model and language graduate, who can't quite make up her mind. We also meet Sister Jacinta who belongs to one of the most youthful and vibrant Orders in Britain.

Compass
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Compass: Bali High Wedding

ABC  |  July 24, 2011
For most mothers, organising a lavish wedding is stressful enough, but what if you are also an Australian born Balinese royal princess expected to supervise complex Hindu ...

For most mothers, organising a lavish wedding is stressful enough, but what if you are also an Australian born Balinese royal princess expected to supervise complex Hindu traditions stretching back centuries?

Compass
26:19

Compass: The Bush Preachers

ABC  |  July 1, 2017
As Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open-air bush camps for pastors.

As Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open-air bush camps for pastors.

A Small Act
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A Small Act

ABC  |  November 15, 2010
When Hilde Back sponsored a young, impoverished Kenyan student she thought nothing of the $15 a term she paid to keep him in primary school. She certainly never expected to ...

When Hilde Back sponsored a young, impoverished Kenyan student she thought nothing of the $15 a term she paid to keep him in primary school. She certainly never expected to hear from him, but many years later, she does. Chris Mburu has been thinking of Hilde, the 'angel' who made his education possible, since he was a boy. Chris is now a human rights lawyer with the United Nations.

Compass
27:54

Compass: A Roof Over Their Heads

ABC  |  April 10, 2011
Follow the fortunes of three young men who are given a new chance in life by getting a roof over their heads.

Follow the fortunes of three young men who are given a new chance in life by getting a roof over their heads.

Ethics Matters
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Ethics Matters: Ethical Consumption

ABC ME  |  October 26, 2017
Interviewees Christian Barry and Kate McDonald unwind supply chains to consider ethical consumption in a complex world.

Interviewees Christian Barry and Kate McDonald unwind supply chains to consider ethical consumption in a complex world.

Compass
28:08

Compass: Resilience

ABC  |  September 1, 2013
Compass explores resilience through two remarkable stories of survival. Chance and Ann were both struck down in their 30s by freak accidents.

Compass explores resilience through two remarkable stories of survival. Chance and Ann were both struck down in their 30s by freak accidents.

Compass
26:29

Compass: Love Never Dies

ABC  |  April 8, 2012
The extraordinary story of a grieving father's search for his son who, he is convinced, lives on in the after-life.

The extraordinary story of a grieving father's search for his son who, he is convinced, lives on in the after-life.

Compass
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Compass: Bengali Idol

ABC  |  September 28, 2014
Compass explores the biggest and most widely celebrated Hindu festival in Australia which celebrates a goddess with ten arms who fights for good over evil.

Compass explores the biggest and most widely celebrated Hindu festival in Australia which celebrates a goddess with ten arms who fights for good over evil.

Compass
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Compass: A Place By The Sea

ABC  |  December 2, 2012
Follows a group of children thrust together for a two-week break at Stewart House on Sydney's northern beaches.

Follows a group of children thrust together for a two-week break at Stewart House on Sydney's northern beaches.

Compass
27:08

Compass: Sounds Like Christmas

ABC  |  December 23, 2010
Three unique choirs all with one aim: to bring Christmas to those who aren't really looking for it. Music plays a big part in creating the sound and spirit of Christmas. In ...

Three unique choirs all with one aim: to bring Christmas to those who aren't really looking for it. Music plays a big part in creating the sound and spirit of Christmas. In this story three very different choirs are preparing their Christmas repertoire for carolling around Sydney.

Compass
27:43

Compass: The Holy Dip

ABC  |  March 23, 2014
Three Australian families go on a pilgrimage to the oldest and largest religious festival on Earth, India's Maha Kumbh Mela, to take a holy dip in the sacred Ganges.

Three Australian families go on a pilgrimage to the oldest and largest religious festival on Earth, India's Maha Kumbh Mela, to take a holy dip in the sacred Ganges.

Ethics Matters
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Ethics Matters: Religious Diversity

ABC ME  |  November 9, 2017
Interviewees Tony Coady, Monima Chadha and Bronwyn Finnigan show how we can live in a society with competing moral codes and differing religious views.

Interviewees Tony Coady, Monima Chadha and Bronwyn Finnigan show how we can live in a society with competing moral codes and differing religious views.

Compass
28:04

Compass: Yulki - Arnhem Land Priest

ABC  |  November 7, 2010
From our remote north, the remarkable story of the first traditional Aboriginal woman to become a priest.

From our remote north, the remarkable story of the first traditional Aboriginal woman to become a priest.

The Hidden Story Of Jesus
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The Hidden Story Of Jesus: Ep 1 Of 2

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  July 25, 2011
British theologian Robert Beckford investigates remarkable parallels to the Jesus story in other faiths; some that predate Christianity by thousands of years.

British theologian Robert Beckford investigates remarkable parallels to the Jesus story in other faiths; some that predate Christianity by thousands of years.

Compass
26:41

Compass: The Secret Of The Universe

ABC  |  July 22, 2017
In 2015 the badly decomposed body of a man was discovered in County Wicklow, Ireland. Regarded as an eccentric who shunned society, he built his remote dwelling which revealed ...

In 2015 the badly decomposed body of a man was discovered in County Wicklow, Ireland. Regarded as an eccentric who shunned society, he built his remote dwelling which revealed extraordinary insights into the man and his world.

Compass
55:14

Compass: The Trouble With St Mary's

ABC  |  May 29, 2011
In February 2009, St Mary's church in Brisbane was at the centre of one of the biggest rifts in the history of the Australian Catholic Church. In the eyes of Rome, 72-year-old ...

In February 2009, St Mary's church in Brisbane was at the centre of one of the biggest rifts in the history of the Australian Catholic Church. In the eyes of Rome, 72-year-old Parish Priest Father Peter Kennedy is a heretic, out of step with the Vatican on the most fundamental tenets of Catholicism. Kennedy's transgressions include questioning the Virgin Birth, the infallibility of the Pope and even that Jesus was the literal Son of God.

Compass
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Compass: Pudding Church

Season 29  |  Episode 37  |  ABC  |  November 29, 2015
Since 1971 the Adamstown Uniting Church in Newcastle has been making Christmas puddings to support welfare and community programs in Newcastle, Australia and overseas. The ...

Since 1971 the Adamstown Uniting Church in Newcastle has been making Christmas puddings to support welfare and community programs in Newcastle, Australia and overseas. The demand for their puddings has them baking all year round.

Compass: The Meaning of Life
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Compass: The Meaning of Life: Sir Michael Parkinson

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  September 6, 2015
Sir Michael Parkinson talks to broadcaster Gay Byrne about the people, ideas, values and beliefs that give his life meaning.

Sir Michael Parkinson talks to broadcaster Gay Byrne about the people, ideas, values and beliefs that give his life meaning.

Compass: The Meaning of Life
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Compass: The Meaning of Life: Mary Robinson

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  August 30, 2015
Mary Robinson, Ireland's first woman President, talks to Irish broadcasting legend Gay Byrne about the people, ideas, values and beliefs that give her life meaning.

Mary Robinson, Ireland's first woman President, talks to Irish broadcasting legend Gay Byrne about the people, ideas, values and beliefs that give her life meaning.

Compass: Whatever Happened To
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Compass: Whatever Happened To: The CWA

Season 2  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  May 31, 2015
In this episode we take a look at whatever happened to the CWA. Australia's grande dame of the outback, the Country Women's Association turns 93 this year but is showing no ...

In this episode we take a look at whatever happened to the CWA. Australia's grande dame of the outback, the Country Women's Association turns 93 this year but is showing no sign of ageing or retiring. Instead she's having something of a facelift.

Compass
27:57

Compass: Whatever Happened to the Girl Guides?

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  August 4, 2013
The Girl Guides began in Britain 100 years ago when a band of girls gate-crashed a Boy Scouts Rally in London demanding a group of their own. The movement spread worldwide and ...

The Girl Guides began in Britain 100 years ago when a band of girls gate-crashed a Boy Scouts Rally in London demanding a group of their own. The movement spread worldwide and in its Australian heyday boasted 80,000 members helping shape a whole generation of girls, now women.

Compass
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Compass: The Nazarene

ABC  |  July 31, 2011
When a young Irish missionary priest was sent to a remote Muslim corner of Indonesia 40 years ago he could not have imagined what he would create.

When a young Irish missionary priest was sent to a remote Muslim corner of Indonesia 40 years ago he could not have imagined what he would create.

Compass: Family
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Compass: Family: Later On

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  September 26, 2010
In the second episode of the three-part series about ageing, we look at how the Greek Orthodox community in Sydney is dealing with the realities of caring for their elderly.

In the second episode of the three-part series about ageing, we look at how the Greek Orthodox community in Sydney is dealing with the realities of caring for their elderly.

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Australia is addressing climate change and ensuring energy security and affordability. Find out more about the effects of climate change and how it is impacting your life. ((ACHGK020,VCGGK110,VCGGK147)
Climate change is rapidly effecting our environment and our lives. Discover what is happening and how everyone can take part in making a difference. (ACHGK020,VCGGK096)
There is no space for bullying, whether it is in the playground, classroom or online. No way! View this collection, which deals with all aspects of bullying and how it can be prevented. (ACPPS074,VCHPEP092,VCHPEP109)
From sharks and sea turtles to octopus and corals, you’re in the right place to take a deep dive into oceans and marine life with this meticulous designed playlist for all the ocean lovers. (ACHASSK047,VCGGC058,VCGGC072,VCGGC086,VCGGC100,VCGGK105)
The theme of World Environment Day 2018 invites us all to consider how we can make changes in our everyday lives to reduce the impact on our environment. (VCGGK095,VCGGK096,VCGGK097)
Eplore 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.
Over the past 200 years many species of plants and animals have become extinct. Find out all about management and conservation measures are taken to save others from a similar fate.
Bees are actually really important and do more than just buzzing around. This week let's celebrate World Bee Day to help raise awareness on why bees are important for our ecosystem. (ACSSU073)
On April 27, 1994, millions of first-time voters cast their ballots in South Africa's first free elections, ushering in the presidency of Mandela. Learn about the enormous change from those who lived it.
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