A Fork In The Road
25:59

A Fork In The Road: Chicago

SBS January 2, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria Viswalingham takes a look at Chicago, the south-side, Naperville, Uptown Chicago and Milwaukee.

Pria Viswalingham takes a look at Chicago, the south-side, Naperville, Uptown Chicago and Milwaukee.

A Fork In The Road
25:29

A Fork In The Road: Budapest

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 13, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Pria explores the new Hungary as he travels to Budapest, in the first of two episodes.

Pria explores the new Hungary as he travels to Budapest, in the first of two episodes.

A Fork In Australia
25:58

A Fork In Australia: Australia - Colours

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 20, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria Viswalingam turns his idiosyncratic gaze upon Australia. This episode finds Pria exploring Broome, a coastal paradise that is a multicultural success story and home to a ...

Pria Viswalingam turns his idiosyncratic gaze upon Australia. This episode finds Pria exploring Broome, a coastal paradise that is a multicultural success story and home to a thriving pearl industry.

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure
26:53

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS January 21, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Following on from their first adventure we now join wine expert Oz Clarke and wine novice James May as they take a month long trip around the revered Californian wineries.

Following on from their first adventure we now join wine expert Oz Clarke and wine novice James May as they take a month long trip around the revered Californian wineries.

A Fork In The Road
25:49

A Fork In The Road: Washington DC

SBS March 20, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria explores the ins and outs of working in Washington DC.

Pria explores the ins and outs of working in Washington DC.

A Fork In The Road
25:35

A Fork In The Road: Ireland

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 25, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria continues his tour of Ireland. Ireland's recent history has been underscored by mass emigration. Millions have been forced to leave for a better life else where. Things ...

Pria continues his tour of Ireland. Ireland's recent history has been underscored by mass emigration. Millions have been forced to leave for a better life else where. Things have changed, and many are returning to discover that, after all, grass may be greener in Ireland.

A Fork In The Road
25:48

A Fork In The Road: Singapore

SBS April 21, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
From the unspoilt rural village atmosphere of Ubin Island, to suburban homes, from high rise corporate offices to Chinese temples, from home cooked recipes to cosmopolitan ...

From the unspoilt rural village atmosphere of Ubin Island, to suburban homes, from high rise corporate offices to Chinese temples, from home cooked recipes to cosmopolitan night-time revelry on Boat Quay, Pria talks to a diverse cross-section of Singaporeans.

A Fork In The Road
25:56

A Fork In The Road: Italy

SBS May 9, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria Viswalingam presents his view of Italy.

Pria Viswalingam presents his view of Italy.

Oz And James Drink To Britain
24:43

Oz And James Drink To Britain

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS July 15, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Oz and James head for Scotland where they encounter Rachel Barrie, a self-styled high priestess of whisky, who insists that they don blindfolds for a bizarre tasting in order ...

Oz and James head for Scotland where they encounter Rachel Barrie, a self-styled high priestess of whisky, who insists that they don blindfolds for a bizarre tasting in order to fully appreciate the complexity of Scotland's national drink. In Edinburgh, the pair bumps into some radical brewers whose unusual beer and provocative marketing has gotten them into a lot of trouble.

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure
26:39

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS January 7, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Presented by wine expert Oz Clarke and motoring journalist James May from Top Gear. Clarke aims to educate May (a committed beer drinker) about wine while undertaking a road ...

Presented by wine expert Oz Clarke and motoring journalist James May from Top Gear. Clarke aims to educate May (a committed beer drinker) about wine while undertaking a road trip though France.

Clash Of The Dinosaurs
47:46

Clash Of The Dinosaurs: Perfect Predators

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 24, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Dinosaurs were the ultimate prehistoric survival machines, ruling the Earth for 120 million years. The Cretaceous period spawned dinosaurs of all sizes. No creatures since can ...

Dinosaurs were the ultimate prehistoric survival machines, ruling the Earth for 120 million years. The Cretaceous period spawned dinosaurs of all sizes. No creatures since can match the carnivorous dinosaurs' combination of speed, eyesight, brainpower and razor-sharp weapons. Combining advanced 3D graphics and leading-edge anatomy and paleontology, this episode explores the biology that made these animals such incredible purveyors of terror.

Speed Of Life
48:18

Speed Of Life: Predators In The Southwest

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 20, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Speed of Life is a new three-part series that uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects around the ...

Speed of Life is a new three-part series that uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects around the planet. In particular, it focuses on predators and prey, showing remarkable detail and breathtaking footage that you wouldn't believe. Each episode focuses on a different region, and all of the various animals and interconnected ecosystems that call that region home. The three regions include the American Southwest, Central America and East Africa.

Clash Of The Dinosaurs
48:49

Clash Of The Dinosaurs: Extreme Survivors

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 17, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Combining advanced 3D graphics and leading-edge anatomy and paleontology, this new four-part series explores dinosaurs inside and out. Peeling back their skin, their muscles, ...

Combining advanced 3D graphics and leading-edge anatomy and paleontology, this new four-part series explores dinosaurs inside and out. Peeling back their skin, their muscles, and their brains, it reveals the unique inner workings of the greatest beasts that ever lived.

Speed Of Life
50:26

Speed Of Life: Central American Killers

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 27, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
This three-part series uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects on the planet. Each episode focuses ...

This three-part series uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects on the planet. Each episode focuses on a different region, and all of the various animals and interconnected ecosystems that call that region home. Using highly specialised camera equipment, this episode captures the unique behaviours of some of the rainforest's most elusive animals and insects.

Alexandria: The Greatest City
48:06

Alexandria: The Greatest City

The History Channel February 3, 2012

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Once the biggest and most influential city on the planet, founded by Alexander the Great and home to Cleopatra, Archimedes and the largest library in the world. How did this ...

Once the biggest and most influential city on the planet, founded by Alexander the Great and home to Cleopatra, Archimedes and the largest library in the world. How did this shining beacon for civilisation and knowledge meet its classical demise? Featuring stunning visualisations from the major movie Agora, acclaimed historian Bettany Hughes looks at Alexandria past and present, unearthing archaeological gems and following in the footsteps of Hypatia, the city's last great female philosopher and guardian of great Library of Alexandria, whose murder would bring down the curtain not just on an era but on the ancient world as a whole.

The Wildest Dream
1:28:12

The Wildest Dream

ABC August 21, 2011

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Mt Everest - 29,000 feet - the highest point on Earth - captivating and deadly. In the 1920s to conquer Mt Everest was the greatest challenge remaining in a golden age of ...

Mt Everest - 29,000 feet - the highest point on Earth - captivating and deadly. In the 1920s to conquer Mt Everest was the greatest challenge remaining in a golden age of adventure. Everest was the edge of heaven, where many believed no human could survive. George Mallory dreamed of being the first man to climb Everest but on June 8, 1924, dressed in gabardine and hobnailed boots, he and his fellow climber, Sandy Irvine, were last seen 800 feet below the summit. Seventy-five years after Mallory and Irvine vanished, mountaineer Conrad Anker, took part in an expedition looking for their bodies high on Everest.

Countdown To A Catastrophe
51:53

Countdown To A Catastrophe: Earthquakes

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS November 11, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In many countries, people are so used to earthquakes that a little jolt of the ground barely raises an eyebrow. But since the Fukushima nuclear reactor disaster in Japan, the ...

In many countries, people are so used to earthquakes that a little jolt of the ground barely raises an eyebrow. But since the Fukushima nuclear reactor disaster in Japan, the issue of seismic security has taken on new urgency.

Bazaar
23:52

Bazaar: Cuzco

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS September 26, 2013

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Peru offers mouth-watering gastronomy, archaeological delights and stunning colonial architecture. But perhaps most importantly, this South American country has been ...

Peru offers mouth-watering gastronomy, archaeological delights and stunning colonial architecture. But perhaps most importantly, this South American country has been modernised without losing any of its traditional heritage.