Thai Street Food with David Thompson
24:58

Thai Street Food with David Thompson: Dtam Sang Stalls

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS December 18, 2014

Design and technologies

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Bright lights and fresh produce displayed out front will guide you towards a dtam sang stall. Dtam sang in Thai means "made to order" food stalls or carts. David Thompson hits ...

Bright lights and fresh produce displayed out front will guide you towards a dtam sang stall. Dtam sang in Thai means "made to order" food stalls or carts. David Thompson hits the night markets introducing us to some of his favourite dtam sang stalls.

Man Made Marvels
44:30

Man Made Marvels: The Sydney Opera House

7mate May 12, 2011

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Its breathtaking shape defied every engineering and construction rule in the book. Danish architect Jorn Utzon's original plans were so radical that they were physically ...

Its breathtaking shape defied every engineering and construction rule in the book. Danish architect Jorn Utzon's original plans were so radical that they were physically impossible to build using existing technology. Completion of the Opera House was supposed to take five years at a cost of seven million dollars. In the end, construction took 14 years and cost over 100 million dollars.

Two Men In China
56:55

Two Men In China: Shanghai

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC May 20, 2014

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Second stop for John Doyle and Tim Flannery is the city of Shanghai. The ancient fishing village turned international port was once known as the Pearl of the Orient - a ...

Second stop for John Doyle and Tim Flannery is the city of Shanghai. The ancient fishing village turned international port was once known as the Pearl of the Orient - a decadent hub of foreign trading and subversive political intrigue. Now it's a glitzy, glamorous city and the poster child for China's rapid urbanisation. It is China's most populous city and home to 24 million people.

Art of China
59:03

Art of China: The Golden Age

Season 1 Episode 2 Foxtel Arts February 9, 2016

Visual arts

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Continuing our epic story of Chinese Art we travel to the Yellow Mountains in Southern China to understand the power of Chinese landscape painting. The period from the 10th to ...

Continuing our epic story of Chinese Art we travel to the Yellow Mountains in Southern China to understand the power of Chinese landscape painting. The period from the 10th to the 15th century - from the Song to the Ming Dynasties - was the golden age of art in China.

The Chinese Zodiac
2:22

The Chinese Zodiac

Clip from Chinese New Year: The Biggest Celebration on Earth

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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This Chinese Zodiac has 12 symbols and the New Year is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. Which sign is your birth year under? What phase of the moon indicates Lunar ...

This Chinese Zodiac has 12 symbols and the New Year is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. Which sign is your birth year under? What phase of the moon indicates Lunar New Year before Spring arrives? What are the 12 animals for each Zodiac sign?

Guo nian hao! Happy Chinese new year
2:10

Guo nian hao! Happy Chinese new year

Clip from Real Chinese

Asia and Australia

3-4
5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
See how the lunar new year is celebrated in China. What season does the Chinese new year herald? What kind of activities do people take part in at this special time of year? ...

See how the lunar new year is celebrated in China. What season does the Chinese new year herald? What kind of activities do people take part in at this special time of year? Who comes together to celebrate?

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure
53:58

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure: Hong Kong

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS July 4, 2014

Geography

Design and technologies

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In their most adventurous, far-flung road trip yet, the Hairy Bikers are touring the birthplaces of their favourite Asian cuisines in this brand new six-part series. The ...

In their most adventurous, far-flung road trip yet, the Hairy Bikers are touring the birthplaces of their favourite Asian cuisines in this brand new six-part series. The Bikers are immersed in the lives of the colourful characters they meet in Asia's diverse cultures. With incredible access to hidden worlds, from a sumo wrestling stable in Japan to a hill tribe in remote Northern Thailand, they uncover the food secrets of these countries and get under the skin of the local way of life.

Trails From The East
50:58

Trails From The East : Vietnam - The Reunification Express

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 September 22, 2011

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A 13-part series that chronicles a train journey from the East to the West, through fast-changing societies, along the birthplaces of five world religions. This episode ...

A 13-part series that chronicles a train journey from the East to the West, through fast-changing societies, along the birthplaces of five world religions. This episode follows the trip from Hanoi to Saigon on the 'Reunification Express'. The travellers talk about coping with war, hate and forgiveness. The journey ends in Saigon, with a stop at the former Cu Chi battlefield, where tourists can shoot a machine gun for a dollar towards the Cambodian border.

China From Above
44:05

China From Above: Land of Mountains and Rivers

Season 2 Episode 2 National Geographic August 14, 2018

Geography

Earth and environment

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An aerial exploration of China's vast interior, revealing the people who live in some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet.

An aerial exploration of China's vast interior, revealing the people who live in some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:28

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: In The Skin Of A Wolf

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 July 28, 2010

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In 2004, young Australian adventurer Tim Cope embarked on a journey of a lifetime - travelling 10,000kms alone on horseback across the Eurasian steppe, filming this six-part ...

In 2004, young Australian adventurer Tim Cope embarked on a journey of a lifetime - travelling 10,000kms alone on horseback across the Eurasian steppe, filming this six-part series along the way. From the former Mongol capital Karakorum to the Danube River in Hungary, through diverse nations linked by nomadic roots, Tim retraced the path of the first nomads and followed the route taken by the legendary Genghis Khan as he forged his great empire.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:28

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: No Place For Nomads

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC2 August 18, 2010

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
With his three horses and his dog Tigon, Tim has now travelled more than 4000 kilometres across Mongolia and Kazakhstan to the Buddhist Republic of Kalmykia in Southern ...

With his three horses and his dog Tigon, Tim has now travelled more than 4000 kilometres across Mongolia and Kazakhstan to the Buddhist Republic of Kalmykia in Southern Russia. With the passing of his second winter he must now press on across Russia to the Black Sea and Crimea.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:29

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: Ships Of The Desert

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 August 11, 2010

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Australian adventurer Tim Cope has now travelled 3,000 kilometres across Mongolia and the frozen steppe of Kazakhstan, enduring the coldest winter in 40 years. Now he must ...

Australian adventurer Tim Cope has now travelled 3,000 kilometres across Mongolia and the frozen steppe of Kazakhstan, enduring the coldest winter in 40 years. Now he must cross the scorching hot Kazakh desert.

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure
53:58

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure: Japan

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS July 25, 2014

Geography

Design and technologies

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Japanese is the Hairy Bikers' all-time favourite food and now they're fulfilling a lifetime's ambition to visit this incredible country. Si finds himself a bit lost in ...

Japanese is the Hairy Bikers' all-time favourite food and now they're fulfilling a lifetime's ambition to visit this incredible country. Si finds himself a bit lost in translation at a Manga cafe\0x0301 when he has to wear kitty ears, they discover the ultimate sushi at Tokyo's famous fish market, join a Miso-making class, enjoy a night out with some of Tokyo's hard-working salarymen and have the rare privilege of spending time in a Sumo stable, where they take part in a wrestling bout.

China From Above
43:55

China From Above

Season 1 Episode 1 National Geographic November 18, 2016

Geography

Earth and environment

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Join an epic journey by air showcasing China's diverse landscapes, extreme weather, massive cities and staggering infrastructure from overhead.

Join an epic journey by air showcasing China's diverse landscapes, extreme weather, massive cities and staggering infrastructure from overhead.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:28

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: Taking The Reins

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2 August 25, 2010

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
With his three horses and dog, Tigon, Tim Cope has now travelled more than 7,000 kilometres across Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia and Crimea into mainland Ukraine. Facing his ...

With his three horses and dog, Tigon, Tim Cope has now travelled more than 7,000 kilometres across Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia and Crimea into mainland Ukraine. Facing his third winter and with just 2,000 kilometres to Hungary, it seemed that he was finally on the home run until he received tragic news from Australia. His world shattered, Tim leaves his horses with a local man and flies back to Australia. Tim is faced with a dilemma: to stay with his family or return to complete the journey. After four months he makes the painful decision to return.

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure
53:59

Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure: Japan - South to Kyoto

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS August 1, 2014

Geography

Design and technologies

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The bikers head off into the heart of traditional Japan to find out the historic roots of Japanese cuisine.

The bikers head off into the heart of traditional Japan to find out the historic roots of Japanese cuisine.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:30

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: The Land That God Forgot

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 August 4, 2010

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Australian adventurer Tim Cope continues his amazing journey across the Eurasian steppe from Mongolia to Hungary. With a perilous winter approaching, Tim must now cross ...

Australian adventurer Tim Cope continues his amazing journey across the Eurasian steppe from Mongolia to Hungary. With a perilous winter approaching, Tim must now cross Kazakhstan, the largest nomad nation on Earth stretching thousands of kilometres through rugged mountains, desolate steppe and desert to the Caspian Sea.

The Trail Of Genghis Khan
26:29

The Trail Of Genghis Khan: The Last Frontier

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 September 1, 2010

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
After mourning the loss of his father, Australian adventurer Tim Cope returns to continue his journey and now has to face the greatest physical challenge - crossing the ...

After mourning the loss of his father, Australian adventurer Tim Cope returns to continue his journey and now has to face the greatest physical challenge - crossing the highest peaks of the Carpathian Mountains. Beyond them lies the Danube River, which represents the end of the Eurasian steppe and the very edge of the nomad world.