Last Chance To See
58:59

Last Chance To See: Blue Whale

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 14, 2010

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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In the final episode Stephen Fry and naturalist Mark Carwardine go to the Sea of Cortez (Mexico) in search of Blue whales. In San Ignacio they encounter Grey whales- the ...

In the final episode Stephen Fry and naturalist Mark Carwardine go to the Sea of Cortez (Mexico) in search of Blue whales. In San Ignacio they encounter Grey whales- the "friendliest whales in the world". They see rock art on the mountains as they cross to the Sea of Cortez to look for whales.

Last Chance To See
59:15

Last Chance To See: Return Of The Rhino

ABC November 21, 2010

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Stephen Fry and the naturalist Mark Carwardine follow attempts to move the world's rarest rhinos from a snowy zoo in the Czech Republic, to the expanses of Kenya in the hope ...

Stephen Fry and the naturalist Mark Carwardine follow attempts to move the world's rarest rhinos from a snowy zoo in the Czech Republic, to the expanses of Kenya in the hope that they will breed in the wild. With only eight of these creatures left on earth, the mission becomes a race against time to save the Northern White Rhino from extinction.

Message Stick
28:41

Message Stick: Briggs

ABC June 24, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Rock music and sports, stick to that and life will run smoothly for you in Shepparton. So what happens if you like rap, NBA and the thug life? You do what Adam Briggs did and ...

Rock music and sports, stick to that and life will run smoothly for you in Shepparton. So what happens if you like rap, NBA and the thug life? You do what Adam Briggs did and make your own hip hop album and see what happens.

Message Stick
27:52

Message Stick: In The Frame - The Wenitongs

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC August 7, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
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In this series we get to know five of Australia's most talented and ambitious Indigenous people as we recognise and celebrate them. The Wenitongs: they're proud, and if ...

In this series we get to know five of Australia's most talented and ambitious Indigenous people as we recognise and celebrate them. The Wenitongs: they're proud, and if necessary, they can be loud - sending out their message far and wide. Mark Wenitong and his children, Joel and Naomi, are determined to make the world a better place whether it's through medicine or the healing power of music.

Opinion Piece
55:51

Opinion Piece

NITV April 3, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Geography

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Palawa man Rodney Dillion and Kaanju traditional owner David Claudie talk about connection to country.

Palawa man Rodney Dillion and Kaanju traditional owner David Claudie talk about connection to country.

Message Stick
27:37

Message Stick: The Urab Dancers

ABC May 27, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
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The Urab Dancers are serving as a beacon for the young Porumalgul people of the Torres Strait who believe that language and dance have something to offer them, and indeed that ...

The Urab Dancers are serving as a beacon for the young Porumalgul people of the Torres Strait who believe that language and dance have something to offer them, and indeed that they have something to offer in return. They have shared their cultural performances and stories with wider audiences and this year plan to undertake a tour to several destinations on mainland Australia. What's in store for a group of young people who are now realising their cultural past holds the key to their very modern future?

My Family Feast
24:58

My Family Feast: Vietnamese

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS October 6, 2011

Design and technologies

Geography

Personal and social capability

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Join top Chef Sean Connolly as Australia's immigrants open up their recipe books, their backyards and their stories to him while preparing a feast for their families. Tonight, ...

Join top Chef Sean Connolly as Australia's immigrants open up their recipe books, their backyards and their stories to him while preparing a feast for their families. Tonight, the Le family honour the annual Vietnamese Moon Festival, with a banquet of traditional dishes, and Sean is there to learn how it's done.

Powering The Future
43:30

Powering The Future

Episode 2 Discovery Channel December 3, 2010

Science

Sustainability

Earth and environment

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Planet Earth is not short on energy, never has been, and never will be. How do we tap into it?

Planet Earth is not short on energy, never has been, and never will be. How do we tap into it?

River Monsters
48:32

River Monsters: Rift Valley Killers

Season 2 Episode 6 ABC2 May 11, 2011

Science

Earth and environment

Geography

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Jeremy Wade is on a quest to Africa's Rift Valley to explore the roots of fishing and the monsters these first fishermen faced. It's a dangerous place, but at its heart is a ...

Jeremy Wade is on a quest to Africa's Rift Valley to explore the roots of fishing and the monsters these first fishermen faced. It's a dangerous place, but at its heart is a worthy prize, the Nile Perch.

Message Stick
22:57

Message Stick: Eight Ladies

ABC June 1, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
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Journey through Alyawarr Country with eight ladies as they hunt echidna and gather bush tucker.

Journey through Alyawarr Country with eight ladies as they hunt echidna and gather bush tucker.

River Monsters
47:59

River Monsters: Amazon Flesh Eaters

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 March 2, 2011

Science

Earth and environment

Geography

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Extreme angler, Jeremy Wade is on the hunt for freshwater fish with a taste for human flesh. Piranhas, alligators, man-eating fish are just some of the river monsters Jeremy ...

Extreme angler, Jeremy Wade is on the hunt for freshwater fish with a taste for human flesh. Piranhas, alligators, man-eating fish are just some of the river monsters Jeremy encounters in this new series.

Kylie Kwong: My China
24:00

Kylie Kwong: My China: Shandong

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC January 22, 2011

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This week Kylie heads north, to the Shandong Province, the land of bone-chilling winds and harsh winters. She pays homage to the greatest Chinese chef in history - Confucius - ...

This week Kylie heads north, to the Shandong Province, the land of bone-chilling winds and harsh winters. She pays homage to the greatest Chinese chef in history - Confucius - and wonders if she will ever taste any of his recipes.

Message Stick
27:44

Message Stick: Our Town Profile - Wadeye

ABC November 20, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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A poignant and inspiring look at rural and remote townships across Australia. Wadeye has battled some massive changes in the past four years and is now leading the way as a ...

A poignant and inspiring look at rural and remote townships across Australia. Wadeye has battled some massive changes in the past four years and is now leading the way as a prototype for other remote communities.

Message Stick
26:52

Message Stick: Talking Stick - Health

Season 2 Episode 6 ABC July 5, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In episode six, Health, Miriam talks to three dedicated people determined to close the gap in health between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Whether it's in our ...

In episode six, Health, Miriam talks to three dedicated people determined to close the gap in health between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Whether it's in our cities, regional centres, or in the remotest parts of the country, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians are plagued with poor health - diabetes, heart and lung disease and mental illness - and die an average 17 years earlier than the rest of the population.

Message Stick
27:37

Message Stick: We The Problem, We The Solution

ABC May 2, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
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Before he began his career as a successful sports commentator, Charlie King worked on the front line as a family violence case worker. Charlie, a Gurindji man, is now using ...

Before he began his career as a successful sports commentator, Charlie King worked on the front line as a family violence case worker. Charlie, a Gurindji man, is now using his voice and renown to advocate against family violence in Aboriginal communities across the Northern Territory, and in the past three years has devised a unique and powerful strategy.

My Family Feast
24:49

My Family Feast: The Greeks

Season 1 Episode 10 SBS July 8, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Personal and social capability

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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It's St George's Day and George Gavalas is celebrating his name day with family and friends, Greek style. George and his wife Angela are part of an extended family of Greek ...

It's St George's Day and George Gavalas is celebrating his name day with family and friends, Greek style. George and his wife Angela are part of an extended family of Greek Australians. Their parents are from Kalimnos and Lesbos - two very different islands in the Agean Sea - and the dishes prepared for the occasion will reflect their respective backgrounds.

Message Stick
27:23

Message Stick: Keeper

ABC July 18, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A coming-of-age story about a sixteen-year-old, Aboriginal teenage girl and her growing awareness of life in a remote, South Australian community and a family divided over a ...

A coming-of-age story about a sixteen-year-old, Aboriginal teenage girl and her growing awareness of life in a remote, South Australian community and a family divided over a big mining deal.

Message Stick
54:40

Message Stick: Emily In Japan

ABC2 July 4, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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A $50 million exhibition of more than 200 works of Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye, toured Japan in February 2008. It was the largest solo exhibition of an Australian ...

A $50 million exhibition of more than 200 works of Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye, toured Japan in February 2008. It was the largest solo exhibition of an Australian artist to tour overseas. This film examines the amazing impact the works had, taking the art world by storm in Osaka and Tokyo.