Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Monkeys Swing in the Trees

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC2/Kids July 12, 2016

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The tale of why Monkeys swing in the trees.

The tale of why Monkeys swing in the trees.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Tickbird Sits On Hippo's Back

Season 1 Episode 20 ABC2/Kids July 13, 2016

English

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The tale of why Tickbird sits on Hippo's back.

The tale of why Tickbird sits on Hippo's back.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Giraffe Has A Long Neck

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2/Kids July 17, 2016

English

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The tale of why Giraffe has a long neck.

The tale of why Giraffe has a long neck.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Lizard Always Hides Under Rocks

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2/Kids July 19, 2016

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The tale of why Lizard always hides under rocks.

The tale of why Lizard always hides under rocks.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:28

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Chameleon Changes Colour

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC2/Kids August 2, 2016

English

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1-2
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The tale of why chameleon changes colour.

The tale of why chameleon changes colour.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Hyena Has Short Back Legs

Season 2 Episode 6 ABC2/Kids August 4, 2016

English

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The tale of why hyena has short back legs.

The tale of why hyena has short back legs.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Ants Work Together

Season 2 Episode 7 ABC2/Kids August 5, 2016

English

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The tale of why ants work together.

The tale of why ants work together.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:28

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Cheetah Has Tears

Season 2 Episode 26 ABC2/Kids August 24, 2016

English

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1-2
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The tale of why cheetah has tears.

The tale of why cheetah has tears.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Crocodile Has a Bumpy Back

Season 1 Episode 22 ABC2/Kids July 20, 2016

English

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The tale of why Crocodile has a bumpy back.

The tale of why Crocodile has a bumpy back.

Tinga Tinga Tales
11:29

Tinga Tinga Tales: Why Lion Roars

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC2/Kids July 26, 2016

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The tale of why Lion roars.

The tale of why Lion roars.

Tales From Around The World
5:46

Tales From Around The World: How The Caliph Became A Stork

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me August 5, 2015

English

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History

1-2
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A beautifully animated tale from Iraq about a Caliph who is magically turns into a stork. The Caliph soon realises that this is the work of his greedy brother who wants to ...

A beautifully animated tale from Iraq about a Caliph who is magically turns into a stork. The Caliph soon realises that this is the work of his greedy brother who wants to take over his place at the palace. With the help of an owl, the Caliph seeks to set things right. This film explores the dangers of greed and desire for power.

Tales From Around The World
5:37

Tales From Around The World: The Story Of Wali Dad

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC Me August 12, 2015

English

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History

1-2
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This video has closed captioning
A beautifully animated tale from Pakistan about a simple grass cutter, named Wali Dad. Wali Dad realises he has more money than he needs and decides to buy a gift for a noble ...

A beautifully animated tale from Pakistan about a simple grass cutter, named Wali Dad. Wali Dad realises he has more money than he needs and decides to buy a gift for a noble Princess. His kind gesture has unexpected consequences and the situation gets out of hand. This film encourages children to recognise that happiness is not dependent on being materially rich.

Tales From Around The World
3:25

Tales From Around The World: The Strongest Man in the World

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC Me July 29, 2015

English

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Personal and social capability

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1-2
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This video has closed captioning
A beautifully animated tale from Nigeria about a man called Obasi. Obasi is so swift at hunting, and so strong, that he thinks he is the strongest in the world. One day, ...

A beautifully animated tale from Nigeria about a man called Obasi. Obasi is so swift at hunting, and so strong, that he thinks he is the strongest in the world. One day, however, he meets another man who is even stronger than him and all his boasting lands him in trouble. This film explores pride and the value of humility

The Secret World Of Arrietty
1:30:03

The Secret World Of Arrietty

SBS2 November 28, 2015

Media arts

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The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. But life is about to change for the ...

The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. But life is about to change for the Clocks when their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered. In English. From Studio Ghibli.

For The Juniors
14:56

For The Juniors: The Human Body - The Thinking Feeling Body

Season 5 Episode 2 ABC May 18, 2011

History

Science

Health and PE

Design and technologies

Sustainability

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F
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This video has closed captioning
The five senses are our contact with the world and can protect us from danger - just like animals. Not everyone has five senses. This program looks at how blind and deaf ...

The five senses are our contact with the world and can protect us from danger - just like animals. Not everyone has five senses. This program looks at how blind and deaf children can use their other senses to compensate.

For The Juniors
15:20

For The Juniors: Celebrations - Birthdays

ABC August 3, 2011

History

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Carmel is having a birthday party and we join her family as they prepare for the event. We see a cultural mix of popular party games and explore the history of birthday ...

Carmel is having a birthday party and we join her family as they prepare for the event. We see a cultural mix of popular party games and explore the history of birthday traditions such as blowing out candles on a cake and making a wish.

For the Juniors: The Sea
15:01

For the Juniors: The Sea: Mangroves

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME September 3, 2014

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This program looks at how mangroves have adapted to their wet, salty, tidal environment. We find that mangroves are also essential for many creatures like prawns, crabs and fish.

This program looks at how mangroves have adapted to their wet, salty, tidal environment. We find that mangroves are also essential for many creatures like prawns, crabs and fish.

For The Juniors
15:25

For The Juniors: Celebrations - Celebrating A New Baby

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 28, 2010

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F
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People often celebrate the birth of a new baby in their family. In this program a young boy talks about his excitement - and concerns - as he walks through a hospital to meet ...

People often celebrate the birth of a new baby in their family. In this program a young boy talks about his excitement - and concerns - as he walks through a hospital to meet his new baby sister for the first time. Later we rejoin his family as they bring their newest addition home.