Solo flight around Australia
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Solo flight around Australia

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Meet a young teenager from Hobart has just become the youngest person to fly solo around Australia. BTN caught up with him during the record attempt to find out why he decided ...

Meet a young teenager from Hobart has just become the youngest person to fly solo around Australia. BTN caught up with him during the record attempt to find out why he decided to do it.

Improving lives with equine-based therapy
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Improving lives with equine-based therapy

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Alex joins Erin Riding at the McIntyre Centre for the Disabled. Equinebased therapy helps disabled people learn skills for life. Independence and selfesteem are gained while ...

Alex joins Erin Riding at the McIntyre Centre for the Disabled. Equinebased therapy helps disabled people learn skills for life. Independence and selfesteem are gained while caring for horses tacking up, leading, and safety training lend a sense of ownership.

Cracking down on elephant poaching
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Cracking down on elephant poaching

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There are a staggering number of elephants killed every year by poaches who want to take and sell the ivory from their tusks. Find out some of the extreme measures being taken ...

There are a staggering number of elephants killed every year by poaches who want to take and sell the ivory from their tusks. Find out some of the extreme measures being taken as a stand against poaching and some of the ways governments have tried to curb this sort of hunting in past decades.

Experiencing life as a refugee
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Experiencing life as a refugee

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A unique camp in Norway is designed to allow kids to experience what life is like as a refugee. We hear about refugees on the news but sometimes it's hard to understand what ...

A unique camp in Norway is designed to allow kids to experience what life is like as a refugee. We hear about refugees on the news but sometimes it's hard to understand what their lives are really like and this camp is hoping to change that. Meet some of the kids who attended the camp and find out what they learned.

Transitioning from primary to high school
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Transitioning from primary to high school

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Primary school students reveal their thoughts about moving on to high school, and new high school students provide advice and explain what it's really like.

Primary school students reveal their thoughts about moving on to high school, and new high school students provide advice and explain what it's really like.

Young author overcomes adversity
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Young author overcomes adversity

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Amber has an exciting life on a farm surrounded by animals and she'd love to write stories about them, but writing is a bit more challenging for her. She has a nerve condition ...

Amber has an exciting life on a farm surrounded by animals and she'd love to write stories about them, but writing is a bit more challenging for her. She has a nerve condition that affects several parts of her body, including her fingers which she is unable to make completely straight. Despite her challenges, Amber is working hard towards her goal of becoming an author.

Ten-pin bowling blind
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Ten-pin bowling blind

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If you thought ten-pin bowling was already difficult, watch how much more difficult it is for the visually impaired.

If you thought ten-pin bowling was already difficult, watch how much more difficult it is for the visually impaired.

Top Job: Aircraft engineer
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Top Job: Aircraft engineer

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Totally Wild speak with some aircraft engineering students to find out what is involved working in avionic electronics.

Totally Wild speak with some aircraft engineering students to find out what is involved working in avionic electronics.

Learning to fly a plane with cadets
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Learning to fly a plane with cadets

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Trainee pilot Alisha Follington explains why she joined the Australian Air Force Cadets, and how she's been learning to fly a plane since she was 13 years of age.

Trainee pilot Alisha Follington explains why she joined the Australian Air Force Cadets, and how she's been learning to fly a plane since she was 13 years of age.

Students adopt a graveyard
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Students adopt a graveyard

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A group of students adopt a graveyard, devoting time to cleaning up the site and helping out with other projects to keep the grounds looking great. In the process, they get to ...

A group of students adopt a graveyard, devoting time to cleaning up the site and helping out with other projects to keep the grounds looking great. In the process, they get to read up on some of the people buried there, getting to know the real historical people whom they're having a chance to serve with this project.

Top Job: Veterinary nurse
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Top Job: Veterinary nurse

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Totally Wild reporter Leela Varghese speaks with TAFE SA veterinary nursing students as they finish their pre-graduation training.

Totally Wild reporter Leela Varghese speaks with TAFE SA veterinary nursing students as they finish their pre-graduation training.

Top Job: Paramedic
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Top Job: Paramedic

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Totally Wild reporter Tess Dubre gets behind the wheel of an ambulance to see what is involved in being a paramedic.

Totally Wild reporter Tess Dubre gets behind the wheel of an ambulance to see what is involved in being a paramedic.

A young girl braves fights brain cancer
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A young girl braves fights brain cancer

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Chloe takes us through her story of being diagnosed with cancer and eventually beating it. Brain cancer is incredibly common among young people in Australia and she explains ...

Chloe takes us through her story of being diagnosed with cancer and eventually beating it. Brain cancer is incredibly common among young people in Australia and she explains how it affected her family and school life and how she feels now that she's cancer free.

Top Job: Children's author
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Top Job: Children's author

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Totally Wild reporter Natalie Hunter speaks with children's author Andy Griffiths to find out how he fell into his career.

Totally Wild reporter Natalie Hunter speaks with children's author Andy Griffiths to find out how he fell into his career.

Volunteering with senior citizens
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Volunteering with senior citizens

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With so many problems in the world, it can feel pretty good to do something nice for someone. Meet Sophie, a young girl who has been volunteering with senior citizens for ...

With so many problems in the world, it can feel pretty good to do something nice for someone. Meet Sophie, a young girl who has been volunteering with senior citizens for years. Find out how she's been able to help them just by spending some time and she's gotten a lot out of it in the process.

Life in a wheelchair
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Life in a wheelchair

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Caleb tells us what his life is like living with cerebral palsy and being confined to a wheelchair. There are some things that still get on his nerves, but he works hard to ...

Caleb tells us what his life is like living with cerebral palsy and being confined to a wheelchair. There are some things that still get on his nerves, but he works hard to get the most out of life, even competing in sports with his friends.

Practical training for apprentices
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Practical training for apprentices

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Construction apprentices hone their skills by building cubby houses.

Construction apprentices hone their skills by building cubby houses.

Top Job: Police officer
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Top Job: Police officer

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Totally Wild reporter Colin Thrupp investigates what is involved in being a police officer.

Totally Wild reporter Colin Thrupp investigates what is involved in being a police officer.