Oddball
1:30:52

Oddball

Foxtel Family July 23, 2016

Media arts

Sustainability

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
An eccentric chicken farmer, with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog Oddball to protect a penguin sanctuary from fox attacks, in an attempt to reunite ...

An eccentric chicken farmer, with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog Oddball to protect a penguin sanctuary from fox attacks, in an attempt to reunite his family and save their seaside town.

The Dark Crystal
1:29:21

The Dark Crystal

Foxtel Family March 12, 2016

Media arts

English

Personal and social capability

Sustainability

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Travel back in time to the faraway planet of Thra. Cheer on the Mystics as they fight to overthrow the evil Skeksis and take back control of their planet! When Jen, a member ...

Travel back in time to the faraway planet of Thra. Cheer on the Mystics as they fight to overthrow the evil Skeksis and take back control of their planet! When Jen, a member of the Gelfling tribe, sets out to find the crystal's missing shard, his dangerous journey brings him face to face with monsters at every turn. Determined to restore peace to their planet, Jen will not back down! From the brilliant imagination of Jim Henson, this masterpiece of animation recounts the timeless tale of good versus evil and has become a cult favourite of children and grown-ups alike!

Gardening Australia
1:27:31

Gardening Australia: 30 Year Special

Season 30 Episode 3 ABC February 15, 2019

Geography

Sustainability

Design and technologies

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The team celebrates the show's 30th birthday in one of Australia's most iconic gardens, on the Mornington Peninsula, to celebrate the colour, characters and compost that make ...

The team celebrates the show's 30th birthday in one of Australia's most iconic gardens, on the Mornington Peninsula, to celebrate the colour, characters and compost that make Australian gardening great.

Return to Nim's Island
1:27:25

Return to Nim's Island

9Go August 4, 2018

Media arts

Earth and environment

Sustainability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Nim and her father are happy on the island until they receive a message that there is a plan to buy the island to build an attraction there. Now it is up to Nim to save the ...

Nim and her father are happy on the island until they receive a message that there is a plan to buy the island to build an attraction there. Now it is up to Nim to save the place that she calls home.

A Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash
1:22:48

A Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash

The History Channel May 16, 2011

History

Civics and citizenship

Business and economics

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
We're running out, and we don't have a plan. This is the story of how our civilisation's addiction to oil puts it on a collision course with geology. Compelling, intelligent, ...

We're running out, and we don't have a plan. This is the story of how our civilisation's addiction to oil puts it on a collision course with geology. Compelling, intelligent, and highly entertaining, the film visits with the world's top experts and comes to a startling, but logical conclusion, our industrial society, built on cheap and readily available oil, must be completely re-imagined and overhauled.

Ice Age
1:17:52

Ice Age

FOXTEL Family May 24, 2014

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Sustainability

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Back when the Earth was being overrun by glaciers, and animals were scurrying to save themselves from the upcoming Ice Age, a stupid sloth named Sid, a woolly mammoth named ...

Back when the Earth was being overrun by glaciers, and animals were scurrying to save themselves from the upcoming Ice Age, a stupid sloth named Sid, a woolly mammoth named Manny, a saber-toothed tiger named Diego, and an acorn-loving saber-toothed squirrel named Scrat are forced to become unlikely heroes.

The Lorax
1:17:13

The Lorax

7Flix March 15, 2019

English

Literature

Literacy

Sustainability

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, who ...

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, who fights to protect his world.

Over the Hedge
1:13:38

Over the Hedge

Eleven February 4, 2018

Media arts

Sustainability

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Spring has sprung, and Verne and his woodland friends awaken from their long winter's nap to discover that a large, green hedge has cropped up right through the middle of ...

Spring has sprung, and Verne and his woodland friends awaken from their long winter's nap to discover that a large, green hedge has cropped up right through the middle of their once-natural habitat. Enter RJ, an opportunistic racoon who explains that the world beyond the hedge is 'the gateway to the good life' where peculiar creatures called humans live to eat, rather than eat to live. "For humans," RJ proclaims, "enough is never enough."

Yogi Bear
1:09:45

Yogi Bear

7Flix March 10, 2018

Media arts

Sustainability

F
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3-4
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Yogi Bear and Boo Boo must join forces with Ranger Smith to stop their home Jellystone Park, from being closed down forever. In doing so Yogi will prove that he is indeed ...

Yogi Bear and Boo Boo must join forces with Ranger Smith to stop their home Jellystone Park, from being closed down forever. In doing so Yogi will prove that he is indeed "smarter than the average bear."

War on Waste
59:47

War on Waste: Turning the Tide

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC December 3, 2017

Sustainability

Science

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Presenter Craig Reucassel put rubbish on our radar with this thought-provoking series. Now he's back with a special follow-up episode. Have we found any solutions and have ...

Presenter Craig Reucassel put rubbish on our radar with this thought-provoking series. Now he's back with a special follow-up episode. Have we found any solutions and have Australians changed the way they think about waste?

Gardening Australia Christmas Special
59:29

Gardening Australia Christmas Special

ABC December 20, 2019

Geography

Design and technologies

Sustainability

7-8
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11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In a Christmas special, Costa and Sophie plant summer shade to protect Sophie's new summer retreat; Millie uncovers an urban mistletoe project; Josh gets crafty for the ...

In a Christmas special, Costa and Sophie plant summer shade to protect Sophie's new summer retreat; Millie uncovers an urban mistletoe project; Josh gets crafty for the holidays; Costa meets a tropical fruit carver.

Last Chance To See
59:03

Last Chance To See: Komodo Dragon

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 31, 2010

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
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 the Malay ...

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 the Malay Archipeligo on their way to the Indonesian island of Komodo where they hope to see Komodo Dragons.

Last Chance To See
59:01

Last Chance To See: Amazonian Manatee

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 10, 2010

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
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.

Last Chance To See
58:59

Last Chance To See: Aye-Aye

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC October 24, 2010

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
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.

Ten Bucks A Litre
58:57

Ten Bucks A Litre

ABC August 1, 2013

Sustainability

Business and economics

Geography

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Energy prices have doubled in the past five years and will double again in the next five. And now the battle to control energy supplies, and the consequences of burning it, ...

Energy prices have doubled in the past five years and will double again in the next five. And now the battle to control energy supplies, and the consequences of burning it, are affecting things on a global scale. As one of the world's highest per capita energy users and biggest exporters of fossil fuels, Australia is bound to be deeply affected by the changes coming down the energy pipeline. How will we cope? Where will it all end? What are Australia's options?

Gardening Australia
58:56

Gardening Australia: Easter Special

Season 29 Episode 10 ABC March 30, 2018

Geography

Sustainability

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Costa meets guest presenter Paul West; Sophie weaves an egg basket; Millie visits a chicken expert; Josh explores a special school garden, and Jane heads to a nursery ...

Costa meets guest presenter Paul West; Sophie weaves an egg basket; Millie visits a chicken expert; Josh explores a special school garden, and Jane heads to a nursery specialising in perennial plants.

Gardening Australia
58:47

Gardening Australia

Season 30 Episode 23 ABC July 5, 2019

Geography

Sustainability

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Jane Edmanson visits a stunning winter garden, Costa Georgiadis heads to a salon cutting hair but growing plants, Tino Carnevale checks out an organic farm and Millie Ross ...

Jane Edmanson visits a stunning winter garden, Costa Georgiadis heads to a salon cutting hair but growing plants, Tino Carnevale checks out an organic farm and Millie Ross turns fallen leaves into garden gold.

Gardening Australia
58:47

Gardening Australia

Season 30 Episode 34 ABC September 20, 2019

Geography

Sustainability

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
We remember Peter Cundall's emotional trip to a memorial garden, Jane Edmanson visits an urban meadow, Josh Byrne explores WA's wildflowers, and Sophie Thomson frames pictures ...

We remember Peter Cundall's emotional trip to a memorial garden, Jane Edmanson visits an urban meadow, Josh Byrne explores WA's wildflowers, and Sophie Thomson frames pictures of succulents.