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.
In the second episode - 'Thrill of the Chase' - the auctions are just three weeks away. Christie's auction first, and they are about to close off their seven-week collection period so the catalogue can make it to the printer in time. Deutscher-Menzies has less than two weeks left to find $2 million worth of paintings.
Discover the history of how Australian Surf Lifesavers have developed the world's most integrated and cost-effective coastal rescue and surveillance network.
Struggle Street shows Aboriginal woman Norma and her children tragically becoming homeless. We investigate how they're surviving and if the safety net really exists for First Australians.
Join us for considered analysis, agenda-setting interviews and a distinctive Indigenous approach that investigates cultural, political and social issues from a fresh perspective.
Join us for considered analysis, agenda-setting interviews and a distinctive indigenous approach that investigates cultural, political and social issues from a fresh perspective.
Bond's ambitions for a global empire comes unstuck when he makes a dangerous enemy who is determined to destroy him. Meanwhile his affair with Diana causes problems at home and work.
Join us for considered analysis, agenda setting interviews and a distinctive indigenous approach that investigates cultural, political and social issues from a fresh perspective.
Art is in the lifeblood of every society, and by travelling the world to where art is made, and engaging with those who make it, this unique series expands our understanding of people, places, culture and history. The series is a selection of vivid films from locations as far apart as Japan, Mexico, India, Italy and North America. Each episode features a weekend spent in one of our great cities of art such as Venice, New York, Mexico City, Beijing and Istanbul, where we seek out seminal works of the past to show how they reflect history as much as contemporary art reflects today.
In this episode of this landmark series charting the story of human civilisation, Andrew Marr tells how Britain's Industrial Revolution created the modern world.
The ancient silk road promoted the development of human civilisation through goods circulation with cultural exchanges among the regions of different languages.
This series taps into the boom of the contemporary art scene and new artists. Find out why, in this eclectic, informative and educational art series, people buy art? Experience the excitement and energy surrounding the art world following a wide range of artists from performance art, author and architects. We ask the question do you have to love art or has it become a pure investment for the nouveau riche?
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.