London's Super Tunnel
53:58

London's Super Tunnel: Tunnels Under The Thames

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS November 29, 2014

Design and technologies

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this second instalment of the three-part series, the engineers building London's brand new underground railway, 'Crossrail' must take on a Great British obsession - ...

In this second instalment of the three-part series, the engineers building London's brand new underground railway, 'Crossrail' must take on a Great British obsession - building train tunnels under water.

Frozen Planet
50:29

Frozen Planet: Spring

Season 1 Episode 2 Nine November 2, 2011

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Spring is explored as the sun returns life to both Poles. Landscapes that had been locked in darkness for three months are suddenly bathed in light. Hibernating residents ...

Spring is explored as the sun returns life to both Poles. Landscapes that had been locked in darkness for three months are suddenly bathed in light. Hibernating residents begin to wake and the first migrants start arriving.

A Fork In Australia
25:57

A Fork In Australia: Friends And Lovers

SBS February 17, 2010

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Pria ponders the sometimes ephemeral nature of friendships and relationships as he visits some of Sydney's prime spots, including a night cruise on the harbour, Centennial ...

Pria ponders the sometimes ephemeral nature of friendships and relationships as he visits some of Sydney's prime spots, including a night cruise on the harbour, Centennial Park, the Botanical Gardens and Bondi.

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure
26:56

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS January 28, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

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

Following on from their first adventure in France, 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
25:54

A Fork In The Road: Budapest

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 20, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In the second episode on Budapest, Pria explores the city, taking us on an hilarious ride in a Trabant; has an illuminating chat with Istvan Szabo, director of the acclaimed ...

In the second episode on Budapest, Pria explores the city, taking us on an hilarious ride in a Trabant; has an illuminating chat with Istvan Szabo, director of the acclaimed Mephisto; and discusses the intricacies of the Hungarian language.

Wildest Latin America
52:00

Wildest Latin America: Patagonia

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 13, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This episode follows a year in Patagonia, the southernmost part of South America, and looks at how animals survive in the most unlikely places.

This episode follows a year in Patagonia, the southernmost part of South America, and looks at how animals survive in the most unlikely places.

Around The World In 90 Minutes
1:07:15

Around The World In 90 Minutes

7two April 1, 2013

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Take an exhilarating ride onboard the International Space Station as it orbits the weird and wonderful planet that we call home. Starting at zero degrees, Greenwich in London, ...

Take an exhilarating ride onboard the International Space Station as it orbits the weird and wonderful planet that we call home. Starting at zero degrees, Greenwich in London, we move around the globe looking at geology, weather, human activity and nature. This real-time snapshot of the wonder of existence will inspire, shock and surprise in 90 unforgettable minutes. Narrated by David Mitchell.

Walking Through History
47:25

Walking Through History: Battle in the Glens

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS August 10, 2013

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In the final episode, Tony takes on a tough four-day trek through the Kintail region of the west Scottish Highlands to discover the story of the Jacobite uprisings of the ...

In the final episode, Tony takes on a tough four-day trek through the Kintail region of the west Scottish Highlands to discover the story of the Jacobite uprisings of the early 1700s.

Wildest Islands
51:58

Wildest Islands: Zanzibar: Land Of Giants

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS September 7, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Lying 40km off the east coast of Tanzania in Africa, the Zanzibar Archipelago has been labelled as the most exotic island chain in the world. Pristine sands and azure blue sea ...

Lying 40km off the east coast of Tanzania in Africa, the Zanzibar Archipelago has been labelled as the most exotic island chain in the world. Pristine sands and azure blue sea make it a much loved holiday destination, but bizarre creatures, many of enormous size also roam the islands.

Australia: Life On The Edge
46:59

Australia: Life On The Edge: Victoria's Shipwreck Coast

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic August 25, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Welcome to one of the world's most incredible stretches of coastline, famous for its awe-inspiring 12 Apostles that mark the entry point into the dangerous and turbulent ...

Welcome to one of the world's most incredible stretches of coastline, famous for its awe-inspiring 12 Apostles that mark the entry point into the dangerous and turbulent waters of Bass Strait.

Australia: Life On The Edge
46:59

Australia: Life On The Edge: The Midwest Coast

Season 1 Episode 3 National Geographic September 1, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
From Shark Bay up to Port Hedland, the Midwest coast is a huge shoulder of land where much of Australia's secret history and untold future is at play.

From Shark Bay up to Port Hedland, the Midwest coast is a huge shoulder of land where much of Australia's secret history and untold future is at play.

Australia: Life On The Edge
46:14

Australia: Life On The Edge: Perth

Season 1 Episode 4 National Geographic September 8, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Despite being one of the world's most isolated cities, Perth is also one of the wealthiest and fastest growing, acting as a control centre for the booming resource fields in ...

Despite being one of the world's most isolated cities, Perth is also one of the wealthiest and fastest growing, acting as a control centre for the booming resource fields in WA's north.

Bazaar
26:00

Bazaar: Provence

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS September 27, 2013

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Host Kate Corner explores the beautiful Provence region of France where she discovers a culture rich in art, crafts, gastronomy, wine, architecture and history.

Host Kate Corner explores the beautiful Provence region of France where she discovers a culture rich in art, crafts, gastronomy, wine, architecture and history.

Wildest Islands
51:59

Wildest Islands: Galapagos: Darwin's Eden

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS September 21, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Discover the secret wildlife of the Galapagos Islands which are part of Equador, including gigantic tortoises, sea-swimming lizards and cormorants that have evolved to no ...

Discover the secret wildlife of the Galapagos Islands which are part of Equador, including gigantic tortoises, sea-swimming lizards and cormorants that have evolved to no longer fly.

Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery
28:53

Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery: St David's To Holywell

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 June 28, 2010

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Terry Jones sets out on a series of journeys through Wales following the world's first road atlas. In this episode, following an ancient pilgrim route, Terry discovers that ...

Terry Jones sets out on a series of journeys through Wales following the world's first road atlas. In this episode, following an ancient pilgrim route, Terry discovers that the map contains a dangerous secret, with a trail of intrigue leading all the way back to the throne of England and King Charles II

Oz And James Drink To Britain
24:57

Oz And James Drink To Britain

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS July 29, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Designer vodka made in Wales. Sounds like a recipe for blindness, but Oz and James are game enough to sample the Welsh take on Russia's most famous drink. There's a visit to a ...

Designer vodka made in Wales. Sounds like a recipe for blindness, but Oz and James are game enough to sample the Welsh take on Russia's most famous drink. There's a visit to a 'beverage plant', which brews beers from around the world and a trip to a vineyard in Gloucestershire. James and Oz's home brew is tested by the experts at the Worcester Beer Festival and after all that, there's still time to try perry: an ancient English drink made from pears.

Dancing For A Dollar
44:33

Dancing For A Dollar

Ten March 25, 2012

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
For centuries India's 'dancing bears' have been exploited in a barbaric roadside tradition for the tourist dollar. But now they have a new champion. An Australian ...

For centuries India's 'dancing bears' have been exploited in a barbaric roadside tradition for the tourist dollar. But now they have a new champion. An Australian grandmother is leading a charge to free the endangered sloth bears from their nose rings and chains and introduce them to a natural environment.

Painting Australia
25:23

Painting Australia: Kakadu

Season 1 Episode 5 STUDIO September 12, 2011

Visual arts

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Tonight on Painting Australia we visit the timeless beauty of Kakadu as our three emerging artists endeavour to capture its natural beauty and cultural and spiritual significance.

Tonight on Painting Australia we visit the timeless beauty of Kakadu as our three emerging artists endeavour to capture its natural beauty and cultural and spiritual significance.