Historian Mat McLachlan discusses the history of Perth, in the context of the mining boom that shaped Western Australia.
Peta Granger of Lush Cosmetics discusses Australia's recent decision to cut penalty rates, why her company is defying the ruling so that their workers continue to get paid the same, as well as the business model Lush uses and why she believes it's the best.
July 4 2017. Australian businesses such as Lush cosmetics are refusing to pay their employees less on weekends and holidays. They say penalty rate cuts are unethical.
Katie Acheson, CEO of Youth Action, discusses recent progress regarding rights for casual workers as well as some of the current trends among employers when it comes to jobs typically taken by younger workers.
Dan Snow visits Victoria Albert Museum, inspects 18th century Indian textiles and learns of British manufacturers' concerns for their industry's future.
The team from the checkout highlight what to watch out for to avoid being affected by scammers.
Drones are helping Australian fruit producers reduce their reliance on pesticides.
After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.
Pip Courtney and a team of reporters around the country bring you up to date with the issues affecting rural and regional Australia. From farming, agriculture, food, economics, innovation, climate, infrastructure and more.
Hosted by Kerry O'Brien, the ABC will bring the full, live and uninterrupted coverage, followed by reaction and analysis of the politics and economics of Budget 2010 with this special 7.30 Report edition. Guests include Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan and Shadow Treasurer Joe Hockey.
Empire examines the shifting balances in the global oil market, and examines the consequences of our reliance on oil.
Entrepreneurs pitch for investment in the Den from our Dragons, five venture capitalists willing to invest their own money. Can graffiti be turned into a money-spinning business?
The celebrities must create a colourful and engaging Tim Tam promotional stand with the aim of attracting big crowds.
In this episode, two advertising agencies compete to win the prestigious account of JDRF, a non-profit company that specialises in finding a cure for type 1 diabetes.
Mona Chalabi hosts a new kind of talk show, breaking down the financial machinery behind the most important issues of our time.
A potentially disastrous accident at CCR's ageing South Australian copper mine highlights the need for its urgent upgrade and also to find new copper.
Kirsten Drysdale looks at wine awards, Julian Morrow asks why pharmacies are selling so many scientifically dubious products and the scam detectors investigate scammers pretending to be government departments.
Nathan tries to get labourers to work for free at a moving company.
Life is full of opportunities to learn new things, no matter what your age. Explore these videos as part of Community Colleges Australia's lifelong learning programs and enrich your knowledge of the world.
From Bathurst to Jabiluka, or gold to uranium, mining has reshaped Australia's landscape, economy and society. Explore the boom times and busts of life when miners move in or move on.