The Wonder of Dogs
43:54

The Wonder of Dogs: All Shapes and Sizes

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 5, 2015

History

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This episode looks at the abilities of different dog breeds and the role humans play in developing them. Included in this episode are Cocker Spaniels; Pembroke Welsh Corgis ...

This episode looks at the abilities of different dog breeds and the role humans play in developing them. Included in this episode are Cocker Spaniels; Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Hunting Breeds.

How To Get Ahead
58:48

How To Get Ahead: At Medieval Court

Season 1 Episode 1 The History Channel May 18, 2015

History

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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This episode considers the court of Richard II. Richard presided over the first truly sophisticated and artistic court in England. Painters, sculptors, poets, tailors, weavers ...

This episode considers the court of Richard II. Richard presided over the first truly sophisticated and artistic court in England. Painters, sculptors, poets, tailors, weavers and builders flocked to court to make their fortunes. But these were dangerous times. Being close to Richard brought many a courtier to a sticky end.

Gourmet Farmer Afloat
49:46

Gourmet Farmer Afloat: On the Straight and Marrow

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS March 5, 2015

History

Geography

Design and technologies

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9-10
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Matthew, Nick and Ross follow the route taken by Englishman Tobias Furneaux as he charted the east coast of Tasmania in 1793, having embarrassingly lost sight of his ...

Matthew, Nick and Ross follow the route taken by Englishman Tobias Furneaux as he charted the east coast of Tasmania in 1793, having embarrassingly lost sight of his commanding officer James Cook. Sailing skills are put to the test as Solquest attempts a treacherous bar crossing at St Helens - the same route taken by thousands of Chinese as they flocked here in the 1800s in search of grey gold.

How We Got To Now
54:41

How We Got To Now: Time

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC March 5, 2015

History

Design and Technologies

Health and PE

Science

Business and economics

7-8
9-10
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Steven visits the USS Ashville submarine to discover just what a lack of natural light means for a sailor's working day and visits Heathrow to have a go at getting the timings ...

Steven visits the USS Ashville submarine to discover just what a lack of natural light means for a sailor's working day and visits Heathrow to have a go at getting the timings right at air traffic control.

How We Got To Now
54:42

How We Got To Now: Glass

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 12, 2015

History

Design and Technologies

Health and PE

Science

Business and economics

7-8
9-10
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Steven Johnson's journey takes him to Venice, a hall of mirrors and the Mars-like landscape of Mauna Kea in Hawaii. He looks at how the invention of the mirror gave rise to ...

Steven Johnson's journey takes him to Venice, a hall of mirrors and the Mars-like landscape of Mauna Kea in Hawaii. He looks at how the invention of the mirror gave rise to the greatest cultural movement of our time, the Renaissance.

Gourmet Farmer Afloat
51:38

Gourmet Farmer Afloat: Earning Their Stripes

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS March 19, 2015

History

Geography

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
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The trip is about to get serious as Matthew, Ross and Nick attempt to sail down the dangerous and isolated south-western coast of Tasmania. As they pass through Hells Gate ...

The trip is about to get serious as Matthew, Ross and Nick attempt to sail down the dangerous and isolated south-western coast of Tasmania. As they pass through Hells Gate into the Southern Ocean, they have prepared themselves by stocking up on salt pork and hard tack - good insurance if they don't catch any fish.

Small Hands in a Big War
22:37

Small Hands in a Big War: The Odyssey - Jessica, United States

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC Me March 25, 2015

History

7-8
9-10
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A twelve-year old American girl flees with her parents from the war in Europe. They board a Dutch freighter which is to bring them to America.

A twelve-year old American girl flees with her parents from the war in Europe. They board a Dutch freighter which is to bring them to America.

Desperate Measures
13:27

Desperate Measures: Sam Lovell

Season 2 Episode 4 NITV August 14, 2019

History

Indigenous Australians

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9-10
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Sam Lovell is one of the Stolen Generation. He was taken away by authorities from his family when he was only three years old. His white heritage dates back to Lovell Minster ...

Sam Lovell is one of the Stolen Generation. He was taken away by authorities from his family when he was only three years old. His white heritage dates back to Lovell Minster in Oxford, England.

Who Do You Think You Are?
53:17

Who Do You Think You Are?: Vic Reeves

SBS June 13, 2015

History

Personal and social capability

7-8
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Vic Reeves is the on-screen creation of Jim Moir, who is quite interested in his family history. The person who fascinates him most is Simeon Leigh, his grandfather on his ...

Vic Reeves is the on-screen creation of Jim Moir, who is quite interested in his family history. The person who fascinates him most is Simeon Leigh, his grandfather on his mother's side, who died in 1949. Family stories painted him as an aloof character, and made mention of how he might have been married before meeting Jim's mother's mother.

Desperate Measures
14:57

Desperate Measures: Tibooburra My Grandmother's Country

Season 1 Episode 7 NITV April 3, 2019

History

Indigenous Australians

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9-10
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Amy is a storyteller, a repository of knowledge who connects her family to county. She was trucked off Country and locked up on a Mission.

Amy is a storyteller, a repository of knowledge who connects her family to county. She was trucked off Country and locked up on a Mission.

Gourmet Farmer Afloat
52:09

Gourmet Farmer Afloat: Ready, Willing and Abel

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 19, 2015

History

Geography

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
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Gourmet Farmer's much loved land lubbers Matthew Evans, Nick Haddow and Ross O'Meara take to the sea to discover Australia's fascinating history and amazing bounty while ...

Gourmet Farmer's much loved land lubbers Matthew Evans, Nick Haddow and Ross O'Meara take to the sea to discover Australia's fascinating history and amazing bounty while having the time of their lives.

Gourmet Farmer Afloat
51:04

Gourmet Farmer Afloat: Thar She Blows!

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 26, 2015

History

Geography

Design and technologies

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Spirits are high on board Solquest as Matthew, Ross and Nick sail toward Maria Island, following in the wake of Baudin's French expedition in the early 1800s. If France had ...

Spirits are high on board Solquest as Matthew, Ross and Nick sail toward Maria Island, following in the wake of Baudin's French expedition in the early 1800s. If France had been a little quicker in their exploration of Tasmania, we might all be speaking French and eating baguettes for breakfast. In honour of Baudin and Freycinet, the boys enjoy meals of oysters, abalone and a bouillabaisse on the shore of Wineglass Bay.

Walking Through History
47:13

Walking Through History: Victoria And Albert's Highland Fling

Season 3 Episode 2 SBS February 25, 2015

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
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This episode, Tony tells the very personal tale of Victoria and Albert's love of the Scottish mountains. This is also a story of the complete image makeover of an entire ...

This episode, Tony tells the very personal tale of Victoria and Albert's love of the Scottish mountains. This is also a story of the complete image makeover of an entire nation. Tony heads for Blair Castle, the location of Victoria and Albert's first visit to the Highlands in 1844.

Desperate Measures
13:49

Desperate Measures: Roy Marika the Father of Land Rights

Season 1 Episode 14 NITV July 10, 2019

History

Indigenous Australians

7-8
9-10
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Roy Marika involvement in the Nabalco case that eventually led to the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 provided the groundwork for his life-long fight for ...

Roy Marika involvement in the Nabalco case that eventually led to the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 provided the groundwork for his life-long fight for Yolngu rights.

Desperate Measures
13:29

Desperate Measures: Coming of the Light

Season 1 Episode 1 NITV July 17, 2019

History

Indigenous Australians

7-8
9-10
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In 1871, the Reverend Samuel MacFarlane of the London Missionary Society anchored at Erub. Today, Torres Strait Islanders wherever they live come together to honour this ...

In 1871, the Reverend Samuel MacFarlane of the London Missionary Society anchored at Erub. Today, Torres Strait Islanders wherever they live come together to honour this anniversary.

Desperate Measures
14:29

Desperate Measures: Monica Stevens

Season 1 Episode 3 NITV July 24, 2019

History

Indigenous Australians

7-8
9-10
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For many Indigenous people who were serious about the world of dance NAISDA (the National Aboriginal and Islander Skills Development Association) would likely have been a ...

For many Indigenous people who were serious about the world of dance NAISDA (the National Aboriginal and Islander Skills Development Association) would likely have been a large part of their life.

Julia Zemiro's Home Delivery
29:30

Julia Zemiro's Home Delivery: Julia Morris

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC November 5, 2014

History

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
You can take the girl out of Gosford but you can't take Gosford out of the girl. It's a favourite saying of Julia Morris's and she is testament to this fact. She takes Our ...

You can take the girl out of Gosford but you can't take Gosford out of the girl. It's a favourite saying of Julia Morris's and she is testament to this fact. She takes Our Julia on a trip through the NSW Central Coast in a shiny Morris Minor just like the one in which her mother once drove the very same streets.

Desperate Measures
15:44

Desperate Measures: Fight Fire with Fire

Season 3 Episode 1 NITV March 20, 2019

History

Indigenous Australians

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Celebrate the years since Warlpiri media changed the landscape of broadcasting for Indigenous communities, way back in August 1983.

Celebrate the years since Warlpiri media changed the landscape of broadcasting for Indigenous communities, way back in August 1983.