Wildest Islands
51:58

Wildest Islands: Zanzibar: Land Of Giants

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS September 7, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 June 28, 2010

History

Geography

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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
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Oz And James Drink To Britain

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS July 29, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

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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
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Dancing For A Dollar

Ten March 25, 2012

Personal and social capability

Geography

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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
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Painting Australia: Kakadu

Season 1 Episode 5 STUDIO September 12, 2011

Visual arts

Geography

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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.

Ocean Giants
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Ocean Giants

Nine September 14, 2011

Science

Geography

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This incredible documentary grants unique and privileged access into the magical world of whales and dolphins, uncovering the secrets of their intimate lives as never before.

This incredible documentary grants unique and privileged access into the magical world of whales and dolphins, uncovering the secrets of their intimate lives as never before.

Great Southern Land
56:05

Great Southern Land: Living On The Edge

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 14, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

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This week we look at why we live where we live in the world's largest island continent. Taking a unique aerial view, viewers discover the peril of sprawl and the struggle for ...

This week we look at why we live where we live in the world's largest island continent. Taking a unique aerial view, viewers discover the peril of sprawl and the struggle for survival on the continental fringe.

Town With Nicholas Crane
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Town With Nicholas Crane: Perth

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS November 25, 2011

History

Geography

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Perth, the gateway to the Scottish highlands, is a town packed with history. It has been a royal burgh since 1124, has survived a regicide within its walls and rebuilt itself ...

Perth, the gateway to the Scottish highlands, is a town packed with history. It has been a royal burgh since 1124, has survived a regicide within its walls and rebuilt itself after devastating floods. It is also a town that wants to be a city, and geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane is on a journey to find out why, what benefits that brings, and what the town has to do to achieve its ambition.

Shane Delia's Spice Journey
25:51

Shane Delia's Spice Journey: The Road To Tripoli

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS May 9, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

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Shane Delia's culinary journey into Middle Eastern cuisine continues as he explores the souks of Tripoli. There he learns how food traditions of the ancient port city have ...

Shane Delia's culinary journey into Middle Eastern cuisine continues as he explores the souks of Tripoli. There he learns how food traditions of the ancient port city have been shaped by centuries of trade and travellers.

Shane Delia's Spice Journey
25:51

Shane Delia's Spice Journey: Beirut

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS June 6, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

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Having seen the traditional side of Lebanon, Shane's spice journey takes him to Beirut where, despite the visible scars of the recent civil war, a vibrant and food scene is ...

Having seen the traditional side of Lebanon, Shane's spice journey takes him to Beirut where, despite the visible scars of the recent civil war, a vibrant and food scene is driving a renaissance in Arabic cuisine.

Wildest Latin America
51:59

Wildest Latin America: Andes

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS March 6, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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The final episode explores the Andes - the longest continental mountain range in the world.

The final episode explores the Andes - the longest continental mountain range in the world.

Town With Nicholas Crane
54:59

Town With Nicholas Crane: Huddersfield

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS January 17, 2014

History

Geography

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A Yorkshire mill town with a history of rugby, rebellion, and high quality cloth, Huddersfield is a hidden gem. It features in none of the popular guidebooks and there isn't ...

A Yorkshire mill town with a history of rugby, rebellion, and high quality cloth, Huddersfield is a hidden gem. It features in none of the popular guidebooks and there isn't an open topped bus tour in sight. Geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane reveals a dynamic town with a strong sense of identity, that, once found, nobody wants to leave.

Town With Nicholas Crane
54:59

Town With Nicholas Crane: Oban

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS January 3, 2014

History

Geography

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Geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane is back with a brand new second series, celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Gateway to the spectacular beauty of the Western ...

Geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane is back with a brand new second series, celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Gateway to the spectacular beauty of the Western Isles, the port of Oban is a major rail terminal and ferry port, but is it anything more?