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Compass
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Compass: Echoes of My Ancestors

ABC  |  April 21, 2018
Australian Armenian Shahane Bekarian discovers a treasure trove of archival interviews. What he learns from survivors who escaped to Australia forces him to confront his own ...

Australian Armenian Shahane Bekarian discovers a treasure trove of archival interviews. What he learns from survivors who escaped to Australia forces him to confront his own cultural inheritance.

Raising Expectations
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Raising Expectations: The Big Trip

ABC ME  |  January 21, 2018
Paige tries to get all five of her kids ready to go on a last minute trip to Paris to visit Wayne.

Paige tries to get all five of her kids ready to go on a last minute trip to Paris to visit Wayne.

Hatch, Match And Dispatch
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Hatch, Match And Dispatch

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  February 18, 2016
Monika, and her fiance Duane are getting hitched. Duane thinks it's cool getting married at Monika's workplace with Amanda, the Registrar, officiating. While transgender, ...

Monika, and her fiance Duane are getting hitched. Duane thinks it's cool getting married at Monika's workplace with Amanda, the Registrar, officiating. While transgender, ballet dancer, Julia is seeking a change of name.

Room 101
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Room 101: Noni Hazlehurst

Season 1  |  Episode 8  |  SBS  |  August 15, 2015
Star of stage and screen Noni Hazlehurst joins Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101. The lady we all grew up with shows a completely different side to her personality, ...

Star of stage and screen Noni Hazlehurst joins Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101. The lady we all grew up with shows a completely different side to her personality, sharing her surprisingly wicked, self-deprecating and very funny pet peeves.

Room 101
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Room 101: Nazem Hussain

Season 1  |  Episode 10  |  SBS  |  August 29, 2015
The star of the SBS hit series 'Legally Brown', Nazeem Hussain, joins host Paul McDermott on Room 101. Nazeem not only pushes the boundaries of political incorrectness but ...

The star of the SBS hit series 'Legally Brown', Nazeem Hussain, joins host Paul McDermott on Room 101. Nazeem not only pushes the boundaries of political incorrectness but also shares some very personal gripes. Whether it's his pet hate of mirrors in gyms and his 'skinny Sri Lankan calves', to mechanics, to grumpy old people, Nazeem finds the fairest and funniest ways to persuade Paul to banish his pet hates into the Room 101 vault forever.

Room 101
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Room 101: Poh Ling Yeow

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  SBS  |  August 1, 2015
Joining Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101 is a woman who made her name in the brutal world of competitive cooking where she was instantly loved by the Australian ...

Joining Paul McDermott on this episode of Room 101 is a woman who made her name in the brutal world of competitive cooking where she was instantly loved by the Australian public. Australia's most successful runner-up Poh Ling Yeow brings her pet hates to the Room 101 table.

The 12 Year Old Shopaholic
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The 12 Year Old Shopaholic

ABC2  |  October 1, 2014
Children just love the glitz and sparkle, the labels and the gadgets. So who are the shopaholic kids who really get what they want, want, want and the parents who just give, ...

Children just love the glitz and sparkle, the labels and the gadgets. So who are the shopaholic kids who really get what they want, want, want and the parents who just give, give, give...?

Room 101
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Room 101: Julia Zemiro

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  July 11, 2015
Each week, accomplished writer and television presenter Paul McDermott sits down with well-known celebrities to talk about their pet hates - things that really wind them up in ...

Each week, accomplished writer and television presenter Paul McDermott sits down with well-known celebrities to talk about their pet hates - things that really wind them up in everyday life - in the hope that Paul will banish them into the Room 101 vault forever. In the first episode, multi-talented performer, writer, presenter and comedian Julia Zemiro joins Paul McDermott.

Souvenirs De Serge
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Souvenirs De Serge

SBS  |  June 15, 2013
Thirty years after their separation, and 20 years after his death, actress Jane Birkin goes back, dipping into the memories of the family holidays she shared with French music ...

Thirty years after their separation, and 20 years after his death, actress Jane Birkin goes back, dipping into the memories of the family holidays she shared with French music legend Serge Gainsbourg. With honesty and wit, Birkin narrates her own Super 8 films.

Teen Dad
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Teen Dad: Karl's Story

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC2  |  March 1, 2013
Karl was 15 when Chelsea told him she was pregnant. Now 18 he's trying to be a good dad but can't stop gaming, and living with Chelsea's stepdad stresses him out. They need to ...

Karl was 15 when Chelsea told him she was pregnant. Now 18 he's trying to be a good dad but can't stop gaming, and living with Chelsea's stepdad stresses him out. They need to leave, can Karl sort it out?

Teen Dad
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Teen Dad: Dougie's Story

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC2  |  February 15, 2013
Dougie feels pushed out after his ex-girlfriend didn't put his name on his son's birth certificate. He wants to be part of his child's life and is doing everything to prove ...

Dougie feels pushed out after his ex-girlfriend didn't put his name on his son's birth certificate. He wants to be part of his child's life and is doing everything to prove that he's the rightful dad.

Woman Raised By Monkeys
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Woman Raised By Monkeys

Episode 2  |  SBS  |  January 6, 2015
This is the incredible true story of a little girl's kidnap, her five year survival alone in the jungle...and the monkeys who saved her.

This is the incredible true story of a little girl's kidnap, her five year survival alone in the jungle...and the monkeys who saved her.

Trapped In An Elevator
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Trapped In An Elevator

SBS  |  November 29, 2011
In New York in 1999, Nicholas White became trapped in an elevator for 41 hours, despite the elevator having an emergency phone and being monitored by security cameras. Trapped ...

In New York in 1999, Nicholas White became trapped in an elevator for 41 hours, despite the elevator having an emergency phone and being monitored by security cameras. Trapped In An Elevator recounts Nicholas' story, while also exploring the history and mechanics behind these ubiquitous machines.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  January 28, 2011
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn when 8-year-old BJ badly ...

This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn when 8-year-old BJ badly fractures his arm. BJ is in intense agony and the only painkiller on board is paracetamol. While in Southern Queensland drama unfolds in mid-air as a 31-year-old motorcyclist with catastrophic injuries has trouble breathing while being flown to a specialist spinal unit in Brisbane.

Road Trip Nation Australia
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Road Trip Nation Australia: Emotions Run High

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  July 22, 2010
In Newcastle NSW the road-trippers meet the Foong sisters who run a fashion business. Artistic and entrepreneurial they are amazing role models for Kay, having made a success ...

In Newcastle NSW the road-trippers meet the Foong sisters who run a fashion business. Artistic and entrepreneurial they are amazing role models for Kay, having made a success of their label against all odds and their parents' initial disapproval. Next, Layne Beachley doesn't pull any punches about what it takes to be the best in the world. Success comes at a price and this is something that resonates powerfully for Bruce, who wants to be the best at something - he is just not sure what.

Family Confidential
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Family Confidential: The Kerrs

Season 3  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  February 11, 2014
Miranda Kerr is 'the sexiest woman alive', according to Esquire magazine. She's the gorgeous girl from Gunnedah who shot to international fame when she became a Victoria's ...

Miranda Kerr is 'the sexiest woman alive', according to Esquire magazine. She's the gorgeous girl from Gunnedah who shot to international fame when she became a Victoria's Secret Angel, and then married movie star heartthrob Orlando Bloom. But behind the glamour and celebrity lies a tale of a down-to-earth country family defying the stereotypes and holding fast to its own strong sense of family values.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  February 18, 2011
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. A bad accident on an outback cattle property tests everyone on Rescue 521 from Townsville. While on the Great ...

This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. A bad accident on an outback cattle property tests everyone on Rescue 521 from Townsville. While on the Great Barrier Reef an English tourist suffers crushing chest pains.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 6  |  ABC  |  February 25, 2011
In South West Queensland some of the worst flooding in 54 years cuts off homesteads and towns across hundreds of square kilometres. Rescue 500 from Brisbane goes to the aid of ...

In South West Queensland some of the worst flooding in 54 years cuts off homesteads and towns across hundreds of square kilometres. Rescue 500 from Brisbane goes to the aid of a young woman suffering intense chest pain. While, inland from Port Douglas, Rescue 510 goes to the aid of a 21 year old man who has fallen 10 metres onto his back.

Navy Divers
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Navy Divers: Out With A Bang

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC2  |  January 28, 2011
In the final episode of Navy Divers the men of basic clearance divers course number 67 are deployed to a remote tropical island off the Queensland coast where they must ...

In the final episode of Navy Divers the men of basic clearance divers course number 67 are deployed to a remote tropical island off the Queensland coast where they must complete the final 'demolitions' phase of their training. It's the part of their course they've been waiting for. They have thirty tonnes of high explosives, artillery shells and bombs, and three weeks to blow it all up.

Navy Divers
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Navy Divers: Hell Week

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC2  |  January 7, 2011
Twenty-seven young men begin their quest to become members of the navy's elite clearance diver branch. At the RAN's diving training school in Sydney they launch into the ...

Twenty-seven young men begin their quest to become members of the navy's elite clearance diver branch. At the RAN's diving training school in Sydney they launch into the week-long clearance diver assessment test (CDAT). Overseen by a team of experienced navy divers, they will be taken into a physical and mental 'hell' specifically designed to test strength and endurance and weed out the weak. Only 14 will make it.

My Generation
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My Generation: Electioneering

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  SBS  |  April 27, 2011
Every year at universities across Australia, a small handful of student politicians gear up for what they believe to be the most important week of the year - election week. ...

Every year at universities across Australia, a small handful of student politicians gear up for what they believe to be the most important week of the year - election week. But their job has never been harder, with gen Yers so cynical of politics and politicians, the student pollies have become pariahs and no one knows this more than David Wilkins, the incumbent president at the Adelaide University Union. From the dirty play of political rivals to the sluggish response and general apathy of most students, Electioneering goes straight to the heart and mind of yen Y, to find out what they really think about politics.

Family Confidential
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Family Confidential: The Waterhouses

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  November 29, 2010
The racing family that has survived and thrived against the odds, the Waterhouses, tell of their bruising experience through four generations of bookmaking in Australia. Gai ...

The racing family that has survived and thrived against the odds, the Waterhouses, tell of their bruising experience through four generations of bookmaking in Australia. Gai Waterhouse is on top of her game now, having trained some of the biggest track winners in the country, but there was a time when the mud flew at this family and the going got very rough.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  February 4, 2011
This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn. Meanwhile a drama unfolds ...

This week the Chopper Rescue team attend two emergencies. On Hinchenbrook Island a family's yachting holiday of a lifetime takes a dangerous turn. Meanwhile a drama unfolds mid-air as a motorcyclist with catastrophic injuries has trouble breathing while being flown to Brisbane.

Family Confidential
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Family Confidential: The Courtenays

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  February 9, 2012
Australia's blockbuster novelist, Bryce Courtenay, plundered his own incredible life story to create his internationally bestselling books and films. But when he put the story ...

Australia's blockbuster novelist, Bryce Courtenay, plundered his own incredible life story to create his internationally bestselling books and films. But when he put the story of his son's tragic death into print, it scarred the family forever. Today, as Bryce Courtenay struggles to complete his next book, his family reveals the difficult and complex truths behind the larger-than-life fiction.

Disable Bodied Sailors
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Disable Bodied Sailors

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  April 23, 2010
Looks at disability in Australia from a unique point of view - a crew of disabled sailors are competing in the most famous ocean race in the world, the Sydney to Hobart. ...

Looks at disability in Australia from a unique point of view - a crew of disabled sailors are competing in the most famous ocean race in the world, the Sydney to Hobart. Tonight, the selection trials are coming to a close and final crew for the 2009 Sydney to Hobart crew will be chosen; which disabled sailor will have their ticket to Hobart? Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets And Lives series.

Secrets Of The Shanghai Cosmopolitan
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Secrets Of The Shanghai Cosmopolitan

SBS  |  January 30, 2011
Building 173 in downtown Shanghai has witnessed three quarters of a century of the most dramatic upheaval in modern Chinese history, including World War II and the Japanese ...

Building 173 in downtown Shanghai has witnessed three quarters of a century of the most dramatic upheaval in modern Chinese history, including World War II and the Japanese invasion, the rise of Communism and the Cultural Revolution. Its residents tell an intimate tale of how these violent changes have altered the course of their lives.

My Year 7 Life
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My Year 7 Life: New Things

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  ABC ME  |  March 19, 2018
In this My Year 7 Life episode, introvert Hudson resolves to speak up more in class as he puts himself forward for form leader and strategises with family about how to deal ...

In this My Year 7 Life episode, introvert Hudson resolves to speak up more in class as he puts himself forward for form leader and strategises with family about how to deal with lunchtime bullies. Seb gets an email for an interview for the job he had recently applied for. Title also stylised as My Year Seven Life.

My Year 7 Life
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My Year 7 Life: The Pressure is On

Season 1  |  Episode 17  |  ABC ME  |  May 13, 2018
This week Damon begins preparing for new auditions. Keira is feeling the pressure to do well in exams. Wyatt is in trouble after lying to his Mum about getting suspended from ...

This week Damon begins preparing for new auditions. Keira is feeling the pressure to do well in exams. Wyatt is in trouble after lying to his Mum about getting suspended from school and Leila struggles with being in the selective class. Title also stylised as My Year Seven Life.

Hatch, Match And Dispatch
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Hatch, Match And Dispatch

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  ABC  |  March 17, 2016
16-year-old Kerry has been offered her first ever job & she needs a birth certificate to get paid. But Kerry's birth was never officially registered so the Registry has to ...

16-year-old Kerry has been offered her first ever job & she needs a birth certificate to get paid. But Kerry's birth was never officially registered so the Registry has to find evidence to prove Kerry is who she says she is.

Crisis
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Crisis

ABC2  |  February 1, 2015
In 2012, Jamie Andrew prepared his comeback; to climb the Matterhorn - the seventh highest Alpine peak, which has seen the death of 600 climbers - with his friend and climbing ...

In 2012, Jamie Andrew prepared his comeback; to climb the Matterhorn - the seventh highest Alpine peak, which has seen the death of 600 climbers - with his friend and climbing partner Roger Payne.

Attitude
27:54

Attitude: PTSD At Sea

ABC  |  January 24, 2015
Tyson Murray left the battlefield behind; but the flashbacks, anxiety and insomnia remain. He decides to confront his fears and join his mates on a gruelling kayak adventure ...

Tyson Murray left the battlefield behind; but the flashbacks, anxiety and insomnia remain. He decides to confront his fears and join his mates on a gruelling kayak adventure from Sydney to Brisbane.

Family Confidential
25:47

Family Confidential: The Williams

Season 3  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  February 25, 2014
The untold family saga behind our most iconic bush legend. RM Williams was a legend in his own lifetime. The epitome of the iconic bushman and Australia's pioneering spirit. ...

The untold family saga behind our most iconic bush legend. RM Williams was a legend in his own lifetime. The epitome of the iconic bushman and Australia's pioneering spirit. Swagman, cameleer, gold prospector and explorer, he built a multi-million dollar brand, based on the skills he developed in the bush.

Teen Dad
42:31

Teen Dad: Kevin's Story

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC2  |  February 8, 2013
Kevin's 17 and about to sit his school exams; that's tough enough. But around a year ago, Kevin had a baby with his 16-year-old girlfriend Jess, who is also in her final year ...

Kevin's 17 and about to sit his school exams; that's tough enough. But around a year ago, Kevin had a baby with his 16-year-old girlfriend Jess, who is also in her final year of school. They live apart, with their own families, but Kevin stays over at Jess's sometimes to help with the baby before and after school. Since the baby was born, he's also worked in a pizza shop to help support them all financially.

The School
46:18

The School: Educating Yorkshire

Season 2  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  March 20, 2014
For better or worse, friendships define our schooldays. The School brings us the unlikely duo Hadiqa and Safiyyah.

For better or worse, friendships define our schooldays. The School brings us the unlikely duo Hadiqa and Safiyyah.

The Family UK
47:34

The Family UK: Daddy Likes His Potatoes

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  May 3, 2012
This episode gets to the bottom of Tejind's single status. Until now he has maintained a silence on girlfriends and sex but, with his mum and dad looking for a bride for the ...

This episode gets to the bottom of Tejind's single status. Until now he has maintained a silence on girlfriends and sex but, with his mum and dad looking for a bride for the 'baby' of the house, Tejind comes clean on a night out.

Artscape
27:06

Artscape: The Making Of Collision Course

ABC  |  March 8, 2011
Features 48 collisions filmed in ultra slow motion between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts. This ...

Features 48 collisions filmed in ultra slow motion between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts. This documentary goes behind the scenes and follows the production as it unfolds. Over 140 collisions are filmed in three days.

Class Of
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Class Of

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  Ten  |  August 15, 2012
Today is the first day of term at Bradfield Seniors college for students with different worries: Daniel was bullied at his last school, Lisa has a fiery temper and Koray ...

Today is the first day of term at Bradfield Seniors college for students with different worries: Daniel was bullied at his last school, Lisa has a fiery temper and Koray hasn't been to school for four years. This documentary series follows fifteen Year 11 students as they try to get their academic careers back on track.

Two Of Us
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Two Of Us: Brett And Tony Cohen

Season 1  |  Episode 13  |  SBS2  |  May 7, 2010
Biker tattooist Tony Cohen reckons he is more of a psychiatrist than a tattoo artist. For over 20 years he's seen the good, the bad, and the ugly walk through the doors of his ...

Biker tattooist Tony Cohen reckons he is more of a psychiatrist than a tattoo artist. For over 20 years he's seen the good, the bad, and the ugly walk through the doors of his infamous tattoo parlour, The Illustrated Man, near Sydney's Central Station. Tony began marking his son Brett's skin when he was just four. As soon as he was old enough, Brett learned to tattoo his dad and has been helping his dad run the business for the last 15 years.

Navy Divers
26:44

Navy Divers: Under Pressure

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC2  |  January 14, 2011
In episode two of Navy Divers the real training begins. In the first module of the course the new recruits must prove they can cope with the deep. Clearance divers are often ...

In episode two of Navy Divers the real training begins. In the first module of the course the new recruits must prove they can cope with the deep. Clearance divers are often used to conduct deepwater battle repairs to ships and strategic infrastructure. When working under these conditions danger is ever present and small mistakes can rapidly turn into life threatening disasters.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue: Ep 4 Of 4

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC2  |  March 31, 2010
In episode four the Townsville crew leaves before dawn to fly back out to the 'ghost yacht' drifting on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Police regard the yacht as a ...

In episode four the Townsville crew leaves before dawn to fly back out to the 'ghost yacht' drifting on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Police regard the yacht as a potential crime scene and the crew must pick up vital navigation equipment and computers which may provide information needed to help search for the missing three-man crew. After they have retrieved the equipment, the Townsville crew joins an all out search for the vanished men. Meanwhile, the Cairns crew flies to the Mossman River Gorge. A teenage boy has become stranded on a rock in the middle of rapids and all attempts to reach him have failed.

Once My Mother
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Once My Mother

ABC  |  July 18, 2017
A troubled mother and daughter relationship played out over a lifetime reveals an epic journey from a Siberian gulag to safety in Australia and a story of survival, conflict ...

A troubled mother and daughter relationship played out over a lifetime reveals an epic journey from a Siberian gulag to safety in Australia and a story of survival, conflict and forgiveness.

Raising Expectations
21:33

Raising Expectations: The Hawk and the Drone

ABC ME  |  December 27, 2017
Emmett's plan to build a drone is put on hold so he can get Conner an awesome birthday present. Paige tells Wayne to spend more quality time with Emmett, which translates into ...

Emmett's plan to build a drone is put on hold so he can get Conner an awesome birthday present. Paige tells Wayne to spend more quality time with Emmett, which translates into him resurrecting Emmett's drone project.

Raising Expectations
21:33

Raising Expectations: Dinner and a Ramp

ABC ME  |  December 30, 2017
Conner's date is ruined by her brothers' snobbery. When Emmett discovers he can get a discount on his bike repair in exchange for a date with his sister, Conner jumps at the ...

Conner's date is ruined by her brothers' snobbery. When Emmett discovers he can get a discount on his bike repair in exchange for a date with his sister, Conner jumps at the chance to teach her brothers a lesson.

Raising Expectations
21:34

Raising Expectations: Learner's Permit To Kill

ABC ME  |  January 6, 2018
Wayne, Paige and Adam are fed up with chauffeuring Bentley. They insist he get his learner's permit even though he is scared of driving. Emmett attempts to help Bentley ...

Wayne, Paige and Adam are fed up with chauffeuring Bentley. They insist he get his learner's permit even though he is scared of driving. Emmett attempts to help Bentley overcome his fear of driving.

Raising Expectations
21:33

Raising Expectations: Chez Bentley

ABC ME  |  January 13, 2018
Paige heads off to visit Wayne who's away on business, but the kids' plans for an exciting adult-free weekend is ruined when Bentley converts his parents' bedroom into a B & B.

Paige heads off to visit Wayne who's away on business, but the kids' plans for an exciting adult-free weekend is ruined when Bentley converts his parents' bedroom into a B & B.

Hatch, Match And Dispatch
27:17

Hatch, Match And Dispatch

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  March 10, 2016
Michael and Kim have turned up at the Registry hoping to get hitched. But there's a problem. They have no wedding witnesses - their bridal party is stuck in traffic - and ...

Michael and Kim have turned up at the Registry hoping to get hitched. But there's a problem. They have no wedding witnesses - their bridal party is stuck in traffic - and without witnesses they cannot get married.

The Audience
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The Audience: Kayleigh

Season 1  |  Episode 7  |  ABC2  |  July 9, 2013
Kayleigh Freeman is married with two children and for as long as she can remember she has battled with her weight and is now facing a life-changing decision. Should she get ...

Kayleigh Freeman is married with two children and for as long as she can remember she has battled with her weight and is now facing a life-changing decision. Should she get gastric band surgery?

Teen Dad
42:34

Teen Dad: Luke's Story

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC2  |  February 22, 2013
Luke has lost his job, his home, and argues continually with his girlfriend. All he wants is to move back in with his young family and provide for them. Can Luke get a job and ...

Luke has lost his job, his home, and argues continually with his girlfriend. All he wants is to move back in with his young family and provide for them. Can Luke get a job and win back his girlfriend?

Family Confidential: The Nolls
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Family Confidential: The Nolls

Season 2  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  February 2, 2012
Family Confidential returns for its second season, inviting you into the homes of six of Australia's most powerful and intriguing families. In the first episode, Shannon Noll, ...

Family Confidential returns for its second season, inviting you into the homes of six of Australia's most powerful and intriguing families. In the first episode, Shannon Noll, a multi-platinum recording artist, shot to fame in 2003 as the runner-up on the first series of Australian Idol. In just eight years, Shannon had 10 consecutive top 10 singles in the ARIA charts - the only artist in Australia ever to do so - and, now with sales in the millions, he's one of Australia's top-selling performers. Yet Shannon's success hides a family tragedy.

Stress Buster
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Stress Buster: Police

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  March 19, 2010
Few businesses would know stress around the clock like a police operations call centre. Operators receive 000 and inquiry calls for everything from attempted suicides to ...

Few businesses would know stress around the clock like a police operations call centre. Operators receive 000 and inquiry calls for everything from attempted suicides to guiding police cars through high-speed pursuits. Intense public and political pressure has been applied to shorten the average response time, that is the time from calling to police arriving. A new superintendent has been given the job of increasing efficiency and already the response time has been shortened, but at what cost? Stress buster Dr Niki Ellis examines the call centre to see what cost this new efficiency has been to an already stretched workforce.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue: Ep 3 Of 4

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC2  |  March 24, 2010
In episode three, the Townsville crew get a call from the Queensland Water Police. The Coast Guard aircraft has sighted a mysterious yacht drifting far out to sea on the edge ...

In episode three, the Townsville crew get a call from the Queensland Water Police. The Coast Guard aircraft has sighted a mysterious yacht drifting far out to sea on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef. There is no record of the yacht and they are unable to make contact with her. Operating at the very end of their range the Townsville crew winch a rescue officer down into the open sea. After a hard swim he climbs on board to discover an empty yacht. Hours later the story of the 'ghost yacht' on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef flashes around the world.

Family Confidential
26:38

Family Confidential: The Garretts

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  December 6, 2010
Once the darling of the wine industry, talented winemaker Andrew Garrett and his family have now been forsaken by the industry that once celebrated them. Starting their ...

Once the darling of the wine industry, talented winemaker Andrew Garrett and his family have now been forsaken by the industry that once celebrated them. Starting their amazingly successful business on a $3000 loan, Averil and Andrew Garrett worked their dream hard with innovative marketing and production and their label became a national and international bestseller. But their high life and rollercoaster ride came to a full stop when fire devastated the historic winery they had hoped to make the headquarters of their empire.

Family Confidential
27:07

Family Confidential: The Janes

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  November 22, 2010
Bob Jane's name and face is one of Australia's most famous brands, but the cost of this fame and the lifestyle it brought, has been significant. The country's leading ...

Bob Jane's name and face is one of Australia's most famous brands, but the cost of this fame and the lifestyle it brought, has been significant. The country's leading 'revhead' made it out of tough working-class Brunswick in Melbourne to motor racing fame and a multi-million dollar tyre empire. But the flamboyant racing king has paid a large personal price along the way.

Chopper Rescue
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Chopper Rescue: Ep 1 Of 4

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC2  |  March 10, 2010
Chopper Rescue is a unique observational documentary series following the work of the helicopter rescue crews of Emergency Management Queensland (EMQ), who serve the people of ...

Chopper Rescue is a unique observational documentary series following the work of the helicopter rescue crews of Emergency Management Queensland (EMQ), who serve the people of far north Queensland. The Chopper Rescue crews are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and operate out of two bases in the far north cities of Townsville and Cairns. Consisting of pilot, air crew officer, rescue crew officer, paramedic and emergency doctor, the crews cover vast distances from the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef to the remote outback.

Road Trip Nation Australia
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Road Trip Nation Australia: Lighter Side

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  July 15, 2010
This new four part series follows three young people as they set off on a journey of self-discovery that will challenge them to find their own road in life. Desperate to make ...

This new four part series follows three young people as they set off on a journey of self-discovery that will challenge them to find their own road in life. Desperate to make a difference Brynn, 25, is a corporate lawyer in a top city firm who feels trapped. Bruce, 20, studies Arts/Law, and is a recent migrant from Zimbabwe who loves the performing arts, but feels an obligation to support his family. Kay, 20, is struggling with business studies and under pressure from her Chinese-Timorese migrant family to succeed. The trio hits the road in a bright green campervan, to interview their chosen mentors.

Family Fortunes
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Family Fortunes: The Brocks

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC2  |  April 21, 2010
From the Logie-award winning team that brought us Dynasties, Family Fortunes is a four-part half-hour series that explores how dramatic reversals in fortune - for better or ...

From the Logie-award winning team that brought us Dynasties, Family Fortunes is a four-part half-hour series that explores how dramatic reversals in fortune - for better or worse - have affected Australia's most interesting families. Episode one looks at the family behind motor racing legend, Peter Brock. For the first time, director Tracey Spring goes behind the scenes and joins the Brock family as they face Peter's devastating legacy.

Two Of Us
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Two Of Us: The Mickelberg Brothers

Season 1  |  Episode 11  |  SBS2  |  May 5, 2010
Brothers Ray and Peter Mickelberg, former abalone fishermen, were fitted up for Australia's biggest gold heist: $650,000 dollars worth of gold bullion - or 68 kilograms of ...

Brothers Ray and Peter Mickelberg, former abalone fishermen, were fitted up for Australia's biggest gold heist: $650,000 dollars worth of gold bullion - or 68 kilograms of gold - from the Perth mint in 1982. They were framed by a corrupt cop, bashed, wrongfully imprisoned for almost a decade, and financially destroyed. They never stopped fighting to get out and, now acquitted, seek compensation from the WA government.

Nest
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Nest

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  September 8, 2010
Why do we collect what we collect, decorate in certain styles or become obsessive about adding to particular possessions? In this five-part series, three professional 'sticky ...

Why do we collect what we collect, decorate in certain styles or become obsessive about adding to particular possessions? In this five-part series, three professional 'sticky beaks' - Gerri Williams, Julie Nimmo and Andrew Urban - check out the stories behind the acquisitions. In this first episode, we discover what a retired couple, a young Aboriginal artist, a prisoner and some 'empty nesters' have in common - a pride in their surroundings.

Welcome To Lagos
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Welcome To Lagos

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 5, 2010
Episode two continues to explore one of the most extreme urban environments on the planet, by taking a trip into the lives of those who choose to live and work on the waters ...

Episode two continues to explore one of the most extreme urban environments on the planet, by taking a trip into the lives of those who choose to live and work on the waters of Lagos Lagoon.

Two Of Us
24:36

Two Of Us: Kevin And Allan

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  SBS2  |  May 4, 2010
Allan Martin committed seven armed bank robberies in his youth and was locked up in Melbourne's Pentridge Prison for 20 years - sharing the rock-breaking yards with the likes ...

Allan Martin committed seven armed bank robberies in his youth and was locked up in Melbourne's Pentridge Prison for 20 years - sharing the rock-breaking yards with the likes of Chopper Read. Amazingly enough, out of this world of violence emerged a poet.

Chopper Rescue
25:59

Chopper Rescue

Season 2  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  January 21, 2011
From the ocean to the outback, helicopter rescue crews save lives and face near death challenges every day. Chopper Rescue follows the work of the doctors, paramedics, rescue ...

From the ocean to the outback, helicopter rescue crews save lives and face near death challenges every day. Chopper Rescue follows the work of the doctors, paramedics, rescue officers and aircrews who are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. They cover huge distances across Queensland, from the remote outback and tropics to the outermost limits of The Great Barrier Reef.

Family Confidential
27:15

Family Confidential: The Lowys

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  November 15, 2010
A powerful series on some of Australia's most famous and influential families opens with the hidden face of Frank Lowy, at an extraordinary turning point in his family's ...

A powerful series on some of Australia's most famous and influential families opens with the hidden face of Frank Lowy, at an extraordinary turning point in his family's history. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the global multi-million dollar retail brand Westfield which Frank Lowy created from a small suburban shopping centre. But behind the meteoric success is a family that is still struggling to reconcile its past and its future.

Raising Expectations
21:33

Raising Expectations: I Know What You Did Last Night

ABC ME  |  December 31, 2017
When Adam injures himself while sneaking in from a party late, Emmett covers for him and has to endure the consequences. Wayne is worried about Adam's football career and ...

When Adam injures himself while sneaking in from a party late, Emmett covers for him and has to endure the consequences. Wayne is worried about Adam's football career and Bentley is jealous of all the attention he's getting.

Raising Expectations
21:34

Raising Expectations: Tyranny of the Jars

ABC ME  |  January 3, 2018
Emmett makes a documentary about the verbal oppression brought on by penalty jars for grammar offences.

Emmett makes a documentary about the verbal oppression brought on by penalty jars for grammar offences.

Wondering what sport you should introduce to your class next? Follow the adventures of these inspirational women and girls participating in a range of sports to get some ideas.
Use this playlist to introduce students to autism and how it may affect an individual's life. Explore ways to combat problems and issues one may face.
Autism is a condition that affects the way an individual relates to his or her environment and their interaction with other people. Get insights into the lives of individuals living with autism.
Encourage your students to develop their musical skills by exploring, imitating and recognising elements of music, including dynamic, pitch and rhythm with this collection. (ACAMUM080, ACAMUM084, ACAMUM088, VCAMUR020, VCAMUR024, VCAMUR028, VCAMUR032)
Bullying sucks whether it is online, at school or in a workplace, there is no space for it in our lives. Find more about bullying experiences and how to combat issues related to bullying in this playlist.
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Space inspires our greatest scientific and creative minds. Take to the stars with NASA, or hop aboard Millennium Falcon in the best of space fact and fiction. (ACSSU188,ACSSU189,VCSSU127,VCSSU128,VCSSU129)
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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