Wild Sri Lanka
50:07

Wild Sri Lanka: Land Of Lakes

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 28, 2016

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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For centuries, Sri Lanka and its hidden treasures have seduced travellers from around the globe. The plains of Sri Lanka offer a wildlife spectacle to rival Africa's Serengeti.

For centuries, Sri Lanka and its hidden treasures have seduced travellers from around the globe. The plains of Sri Lanka offer a wildlife spectacle to rival Africa's Serengeti.

Wild Sri Lanka
49:57

Wild Sri Lanka: Forest Of Clouds

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS November 4, 2016

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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For centuries, Sri Lanka and its hidden treasures have seduced travellers from around the globe. But one part of the island is a biodiversity hotspot - even richer and more ...

For centuries, Sri Lanka and its hidden treasures have seduced travellers from around the globe. But one part of the island is a biodiversity hotspot - even richer and more complex than anywhere else.

Wild Sri Lanka
49:58

Wild Sri Lanka: Coast Of Giants

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS November 11, 2016

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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A journey from the deep ocean to the shore, exploring how natural forces have shaped Sri Lanka itself, and the species that live along the coast and in the seas that surround ...

A journey from the deep ocean to the shore, exploring how natural forces have shaped Sri Lanka itself, and the species that live along the coast and in the seas that surround this island.

Wild Venice
51:58

Wild Venice

SBS January 6, 2017

Intercultural Understanding

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Explore the wildlife of Venice and its surrounding region and take a glimpse into the area's history and culture.

Explore the wildlife of Venice and its surrounding region and take a glimpse into the area's history and culture.

Wild West with Ray Mears
49:04

Wild West with Ray Mears: Mountains

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS August 1, 2015

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Internationally renowned bushcraft expert and survivalist, Ray Mears, explores how the awe-inspiring landscape of North America shaped the story of the Wild West. How did the ...

Internationally renowned bushcraft expert and survivalist, Ray Mears, explores how the awe-inspiring landscape of North America shaped the story of the Wild West. How did the mountain ranges, the great plains and the deserts challenge the westward push of the early pioneers?

Wild West with Ray Mears
49:12

Wild West with Ray Mears: Great Plains

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS August 8, 2015

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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As Ray travels through each landscape, he discovers how extraordinary topography, extreme weather, wild animals and ecology presented both great opportunity and even greater ...

As Ray travels through each landscape, he discovers how extraordinary topography, extreme weather, wild animals and ecology presented both great opportunity and even greater challenges for Native Americans, mountain men, fur traders, wagon-masters, homesteaders, gold miners, lumberjacks, cowboys and lawmen of the Wild West.

Wild West with Ray Mears
49:04

Wild West with Ray Mears: Deserts

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 22, 2015

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Internationally renowned bushcraft expert and survivalist, Ray Mears, explores how the awe-inspiring landscape of North America shaped the story of the Wild West. How did the ...

Internationally renowned bushcraft expert and survivalist, Ray Mears, explores how the awe-inspiring landscape of North America shaped the story of the Wild West. How did the mountain ranges, the great plains and the deserts challenge the westward push of the early pioneers?

Wildest Africa
54:37

Wildest Africa: Congo: Untamed Heart

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS March 21, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and Environment

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11-12
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This series looks at some of Africa's most spectacular locations and how these natural wonders are being threatened by environmental pressures. The Congo, 'the dark heart of ...

This series looks at some of Africa's most spectacular locations and how these natural wonders are being threatened by environmental pressures. The Congo, 'the dark heart of Africa', is really a beautiful, bright wilderness. At its heart lies the world's second largest river system - the Congo River.

Wildest Africa
51:57

Wildest Africa: Sahara - Life On The Edge

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS April 4, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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The Sahara is the largest desert in the world - covering a third of the entire African continent, one of the hottest, driest places on earth. Yet there is life here. Unique ...

The Sahara is the largest desert in the world - covering a third of the entire African continent, one of the hottest, driest places on earth. Yet there is life here. Unique creatures adapted to one of the harshest environments on earth. Even people find ways to survive and flourish.

Wildest Africa
51:59

Wildest Africa: Sahara - Where Worlds Collide

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS April 11, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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This series is a celebration of some of Africa's most spectacular locations, not only showcasing the full African experience but also looking at how these natural wonders are ...

This series is a celebration of some of Africa's most spectacular locations, not only showcasing the full African experience but also looking at how these natural wonders are being threatened by environmental pressures. Lake Tanganyika is the longest lake in the world, stretching 660 km north to south. It is also the second deepest freshwater lake, reaching a maximum depth of 1,436 metres.

Wildest Africa
51:59

Wildest Africa: Madagascar: Islands Of Monsters

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS April 18, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series is a celebration of some of Africa's most spectacular locations, not only showcasing the full African experience but also looking at how these natural wonders are ...

This series is a celebration of some of Africa's most spectacular locations, not only showcasing the full African experience but also looking at how these natural wonders are being threatened by environmental pressures. Madagascar is the world's fourth largest island and is separated from Africa by hundreds of kilometres of sea and 165 million years of evolution - long enough for Madagascar's plants and animals to evolve into some of the most unusual species on the planet.

Wildest Africa
52:00

Wildest Africa: Zambezi - River Of Life

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS August 1, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. The wild water of Africa's Zambezi River spills over Victoria Falls. With a width of over one kilometre and ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. The wild water of Africa's Zambezi River spills over Victoria Falls. With a width of over one kilometre and a height of 108 metres, the Victoria Falls forms the largest sheet of falling water in the world.

Wildest Africa
51:56

Wildest Africa: Virungas - Land Of Ice And Fire

Season 1 Episode 10 SBS August 8, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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Virunga National Park is notable for its chain of active volcanoes and the greatest diversity of habitats of any park in Africa: from steppes, savannahs and lava plains, ...

Virunga National Park is notable for its chain of active volcanoes and the greatest diversity of habitats of any park in Africa: from steppes, savannahs and lava plains, swamps and forests, to the icefields of the Ruwenzori mountains, which culminate in peaks above 5000 metres.

Wildest Africa
51:58

Wildest Africa: Mount Kenya - African Heart Of Ice

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS August 15, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Kilimanjaro is the tallest free-standing mountain rise in the world, rising 4,600 metres from its base, and ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Kilimanjaro is the tallest free-standing mountain rise in the world, rising 4,600 metres from its base, and providing a dramatic view from the surrounding plains. Nestling in its foothills is Tsavo National Park.

Wildest Africa
51:57

Wildest Africa: Lake Turkana - Land Of The Crocodile

Season 1 Episode 12 SBS August 22, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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Lake Turkana is both the world's largest permanent desert lake and largest alkaline lake, and is found in the north of Kenya's Rift Valley lakes. It is also known to be ...

Lake Turkana is both the world's largest permanent desert lake and largest alkaline lake, and is found in the north of Kenya's Rift Valley lakes. It is also known to be packed with large Nile crocodiles, thousands of them.

Wildest Africa: Ethiopia
51:56

Wildest Africa: Ethiopia: Land Of Extremes

Season 1 Episode 13 SBS August 29, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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The Ethiopian Highlands are a rugged mass of mountains in Ethiopia, Eritrea and northern Somalia in the Horn of Africa. It is sometimes called the Roof of Africa for its ...

The Ethiopian Highlands are a rugged mass of mountains in Ethiopia, Eritrea and northern Somalia in the Horn of Africa. It is sometimes called the Roof of Africa for its height and the large area it covers. The Ethiopian highlands first began to rise 75 million years ago, pushed upwards by volcanic forces.

Wildest Africa: Namibia
51:58

Wildest Africa: Namibia: Sands Of Time

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS July 18, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Namibia - in the south-west of Africa is an arid, rough land. Its landscape is unique, with mammoth sand ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Namibia - in the south-west of Africa is an arid, rough land. Its landscape is unique, with mammoth sand dunes and rocky mountains. The place has been inhabited for hundreds of years by the Himba people, who demonstrate their strong connections to their ancestors through time tested rituals, along with stone and cave paintings.

Wildest Africa: Ngorongoro
52:01

Wildest Africa: Ngorongoro: Born Of Fire

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS July 25, 2012

Science

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Ngorongoro is thought to have formed about 2.5 million years ago from a large volcano whose cone collapsed ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Ngorongoro is thought to have formed about 2.5 million years ago from a large volcano whose cone collapsed inward after a major eruption, leaving the present vast, unbroken crater as its landmark.