A Country Road: The Nationals
58:29

A Country Road: The Nationals

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC December 2, 2014

History

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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Episode two focuses on Queensland and the disastrous 'Joh for PM' campaign which destroyed the Federal Coalition and almost brought down the party. It created fertile ground ...

Episode two focuses on Queensland and the disastrous 'Joh for PM' campaign which destroyed the Federal Coalition and almost brought down the party. It created fertile ground for One Nation's Pauline Hanson, who captured large sections of the National Party vote in her home state.

A Country Road: The Nationals
58:29

A Country Road: The Nationals

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC November 25, 2014

History

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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Presented by Heather Ewart, a seasoned political reporter who grew up on a sheep and wheat farm in National Party country in Victoria, A Country Road: The Nationals is a ...

Presented by Heather Ewart, a seasoned political reporter who grew up on a sheep and wheat farm in National Party country in Victoria, A Country Road: The Nationals is a rollicking political and social history across time - and across this vast country. The first episode explores the early history of the National Party, through to what many consider its heyday when the trio of Doug Anthony, Peter Nixon and Ian Sinclair reigned supreme.

Australians of the Year: In Conversation
58:29

Australians of the Year: In Conversation

ABC June 4, 2016

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
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Julia Baird hosts a special panel of Australian of the Year recipients including David Morrison, Elizabeth Broderick, Julian McMahon and Nic Marchesi at Sydney's Town Hall.

Julia Baird hosts a special panel of Australian of the Year recipients including David Morrison, Elizabeth Broderick, Julian McMahon and Nic Marchesi at Sydney's Town Hall.

Can Of Worms
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Can Of Worms

Season 2 Episode 1 Ten August 20, 2012

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
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After a hugely successful first season, Can of Worms returns. Each week, host Chrissie Swan will be joined by three celebrity guests, a studio audience and Australians from ...

After a hugely successful first season, Can of Worms returns. Each week, host Chrissie Swan will be joined by three celebrity guests, a studio audience and Australians from all walks of life to find out what we really think about some very curly moral questions. Can of Worms questions are not about politics or current affairs. They are about the things we collide with every day - political correctness, personal values, and our unending capacity to make life complicated.

Big Ideas Arts
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Big Ideas Arts: Griffith Review - Culture Wars or Cultural Solutions?

ABC June 15, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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Robyn Archer and Julianne Schultz, two of the smartest cultural leaders in Australia, come together to share their opinions, wealth of experience and quick wit as they battle ...

Robyn Archer and Julianne Schultz, two of the smartest cultural leaders in Australia, come together to share their opinions, wealth of experience and quick wit as they battle against the cultural naysayers.

Big Ideas Arts
57:47

Big Ideas Arts: St James Ethics Centre - Raymond Gaita

ABC September 14, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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Philosopher Raymond Gaita speaks with Simon Longstaff, seemingly without constraint, about the "examined life and the role a philosopher might play."

Philosopher Raymond Gaita speaks with Simon Longstaff, seemingly without constraint, about the "examined life and the role a philosopher might play."

Awaken
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Awaken

NITV November 18, 2015

Indigenous Australians

Literacy

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
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Australia's Indigenous nations are as diverse as they are many but when it comes to education everyone is expected to fit into one model. If we're really serious about ...

Australia's Indigenous nations are as diverse as they are many but when it comes to education everyone is expected to fit into one model. If we're really serious about improving educational outcomes is it time to look at more flexibility in the schooling systems.

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee River Pageant
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The Queen's Diamond Jubilee River Pageant

ABC June 4, 2012

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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In celebration of Her Majesty's 60-year reign, ABC TV will show highlights of the River Pageant, presented by Stephanie Brantz. Rowing boats, working boats and pleasure ...

In celebration of Her Majesty's 60-year reign, ABC TV will show highlights of the River Pageant, presented by Stephanie Brantz. Rowing boats, working boats and pleasure vessels of all shapes and sizes will be beautifully dressed with streamers and Union Jack flags, their crews and passengers turned out in their finest rigs. The armed forces, fire, police, rescue and other services will be afloat and there will be an exuberance of historic boats, wooden launches, steam vessels and other boats of note.

Fukushima
56:59

Fukushima

ABC December 19, 2016

News and current affairs

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

Geography

9-10
11-12
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ABC's Mark Willacy revisits the people he met during his five years reporting on this century's worst nuclear disaster, from the earthquake and subsequent tsunami to the ...

ABC's Mark Willacy revisits the people he met during his five years reporting on this century's worst nuclear disaster, from the earthquake and subsequent tsunami to the 'ghost towns' of ground zero being reclaimed by nature.

Britain's Missing Top Model
56:16

Britain's Missing Top Model: Ep 6 Of 6

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 April 6, 2011

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
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We get all eight girls' perspectives on what it was like meeting each other, living together in the penthouse apartment, the highs and lows, trials and tribulations, the photo ...

We get all eight girls' perspectives on what it was like meeting each other, living together in the penthouse apartment, the highs and lows, trials and tribulations, the photo shoots and the nerve-wracking eliminations.

Brother Number One
56:12

Brother Number One

SBS September 21, 2012

History

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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Rob Hamill tells the story of his brother Kerry, who was captured along with two of his friends by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodian waters in 1978. One of the men man was shot ...

Rob Hamill tells the story of his brother Kerry, who was captured along with two of his friends by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodian waters in 1978. One of the men man was shot dead right away, and Kerry along with his British friend John Dewhirst were taken to the notorious S21 prison where they were tortured and eventually killed.

Top Dogs: Adventures In War
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Top Dogs: Adventures In War: Sea And Ice - Cape Horn

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 18, 2009

Personal and Social Capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
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Discover the realities of open-sea sailing as Robin Knox-Johnston, the first person ever to sail single-handed, non-stop around the world, aims to give his fellow adventurers ...

Discover the realities of open-sea sailing as Robin Knox-Johnston, the first person ever to sail single-handed, non-stop around the world, aims to give his fellow adventurers - newsman John Simpson and polar explorer Ranulph Fiennes - a taste of his world as a professional sailor. They attempt to sail on a voyage around Cape Horn, the most forbidding stretch of water on the planet.

Afghanistan: the Australian story
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Afghanistan: the Australian story

Seven November 6, 2016

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

11-12
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A powerful documentary of the experiences of those who served in Australia's longest war. The never before aired battlefield footage and first hand testimonials make for ...

A powerful documentary of the experiences of those who served in Australia's longest war. The never before aired battlefield footage and first hand testimonials make for compelling viewing.

Opinion Piece
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Opinion Piece

NITV February 28, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
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Hosted by acclaimed television journalist Jeff McMullen the forum hears from Aboriginal people affected by the Stronger Futures legislation in the Top End, specifically Arnhem ...

Hosted by acclaimed television journalist Jeff McMullen the forum hears from Aboriginal people affected by the Stronger Futures legislation in the Top End, specifically Arnhem Land where it is proposed to extend the Northern Territory’s Intervention for another 10 years

First Tuesday Book Club With Jennifer Byrne
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First Tuesday Book Club With Jennifer Byrne: Summer Special - December 2009

ABC December 13, 2009

Literature

English

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
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Welcome to the First Tuesday Book Club's annual one-hour summer celebration of books and reading. Joining the club to talk all things summer reading, are special guests, Chair ...

Welcome to the First Tuesday Book Club's annual one-hour summer celebration of books and reading. Joining the club to talk all things summer reading, are special guests, Chair of Sydney Writers' Festival, Sandra Yates, and John Birmingham, the blogger and bestselling Australian author of He Died With A Felafel in his Hand.

Peter Sculthorpe: There's No Time
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Peter Sculthorpe: There's No Time

ABC August 17, 2014

Music

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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A special memorial tribute to Peter Sculthorpe (1929-2014). The acclaimed composer talks about his childhood, friendships and his love of Australia, all influences that were ...

A special memorial tribute to Peter Sculthorpe (1929-2014). The acclaimed composer talks about his childhood, friendships and his love of Australia, all influences that were instrumental in him composing music.

The AI Race
55:02

The AI Race

ABC August 8, 2017

Digital technologies

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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We explore how artificial intelligence will change your job as new research shows how much of what you do could be done by robots. From truckies to lawyers and doctors, we ...

We explore how artificial intelligence will change your job as new research shows how much of what you do could be done by robots. From truckies to lawyers and doctors, we bring affected workers face-to-face with AI experts.

JUNK: Flying Fruit Fly Circus
54:59

JUNK: Flying Fruit Fly Circus

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me August 31, 2017

Dance

Drama

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
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The highly acclaimed Flying Fruit Circus perform a brand new show set amongst a 1940s rural junkyard. Transforming trash into treasure, come on a journey back to a time when ...

The highly acclaimed Flying Fruit Circus perform a brand new show set amongst a 1940s rural junkyard. Transforming trash into treasure, come on a journey back to a time when he neighbourhood street was a playground for make believe. Performed by an extraordinary cast of young artists aged 10 to 18.