Message Stick
26:16

Message Stick: Maralinga - The Anangu Story

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC January 17, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
50 years ago secret atomic tests were carried out at a place called Maralinga in South Australia. The traditional Aboriginal communities were to be moved but somehow they were ...

50 years ago secret atomic tests were carried out at a place called Maralinga in South Australia. The traditional Aboriginal communities were to be moved but somehow they were covered in radioactive fallout.

Message Stick
26:32

Message Stick: From The Ashes

ABC March 14, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Recently two young Indigenous cricketers retraced the footsteps of that first ever Australian sporting team to visit England back in 1868 - the celebrated Aboriginal cricket ...

Recently two young Indigenous cricketers retraced the footsteps of that first ever Australian sporting team to visit England back in 1868 - the celebrated Aboriginal cricket team from colonial Victoria which caused a sensation on its tour one-hundred and forty years ago.

Feast Greece
23:33

Feast Greece: Chios - Athens

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS May 27, 2010

Design and technologies

Personal and social capability

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The bustling metropolis of Athens is Europe's oldest city, and a centre of great antiquity. But alongside ancient ruins is a modern community where chaos and calm co-exist. ...

The bustling metropolis of Athens is Europe's oldest city, and a centre of great antiquity. But alongside ancient ruins is a modern community where chaos and calm co-exist. Barry explores this vibrant city at street level, discovering the real Athens as lived by its locals, in its marketplaces and working-class eateries.

River Monsters
48:25

River Monsters: Death Ray

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC2 May 4, 2011

Science

Earth and environment

Geography

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Jeremy Wade heads to The Mekong River in Thailand in search of one of the world's largest and most terrifying river fish - the Giant Freshwater Stingray.

Jeremy Wade heads to The Mekong River in Thailand in search of one of the world's largest and most terrifying river fish - the Giant Freshwater Stingray.

Message Stick
28:12

Message Stick: Our Town Profile - Raukkan

ABC December 4, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A poignant and inspiring look at rural and remote townships across Australia. With a proud history and a strong connection to their country Raukkan continues to strive to ...

A poignant and inspiring look at rural and remote townships across Australia. With a proud history and a strong connection to their country Raukkan continues to strive to build a future for the little town they all call home.

Message Stick
28:08

Message Stick: The National Black Theatre

ABC July 1, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The National Black Theatre of Redfern has left a lasting legacy on national politics, social welfare and the Australian arts scene.

The National Black Theatre of Redfern has left a lasting legacy on national politics, social welfare and the Australian arts scene.

Yellow Fella
25:10

Yellow Fella

NITV December 8, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Geography

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This is the story of Tom E Lewis's journey across the land and into his past, as he attempts to find the resting place of his father and to confront long-buried issues of ...

This is the story of Tom E Lewis's journey across the land and into his past, as he attempts to find the resting place of his father and to confront long-buried issues of identity, belonging and also, loss.

Message Stick
27:34

Message Stick: NC Viper

ABC June 3, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Message Stick takes a look into the life of Neil Coyne aka NC Viper - the only professional Noongar wrestler working in Perth. In addition to wrestling, NC Viper is a father ...

Message Stick takes a look into the life of Neil Coyne aka NC Viper - the only professional Noongar wrestler working in Perth. In addition to wrestling, NC Viper is a father to six kids, an actor, part-time radio DJ, and runs workshops emphasising a positive lifestyle. Viper is also a crowd favourite - fighting for good not only in the wrestling scene, but also in Western Australia's Noongar community.

Message Stick
53:28

Message Stick: Celebrating Message Stick

ABC July 8, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
We take a look back at Message Stick through the eyes of some of the best filmmakers in the country, as they recall the stories that resonated with them and that affected them ...

We take a look back at Message Stick through the eyes of some of the best filmmakers in the country, as they recall the stories that resonated with them and that affected them the most.

Message Stick
24:53

Message Stick: Deadly Yarns 5

ABC August 14, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Deadly Yarns presents a collection of entertaining and compelling short dramas and documentaries produced by new and emerging West Australian filmmakers. Films include: Bingo, ...

Deadly Yarns presents a collection of entertaining and compelling short dramas and documentaries produced by new and emerging West Australian filmmakers. Films include: Bingo, Running Riot, Telling Our Story and Two Worlds.

Message Stick
24:34

Message Stick: Brick By Brick

ABC June 3, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
With the 'Pemulwuy' housing development becoming a reality, what does it hold for the future of 'The Block' and the Aboriginal community?

With the 'Pemulwuy' housing development becoming a reality, what does it hold for the future of 'The Block' and the Aboriginal community?

Blood, Sweat And Luxuries
57:00

Blood, Sweat And Luxuries: Blood, Sweat And Me

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 May 11, 2011

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
After five long weeks this final episode sees the Brits due to return home, but not before they learn the level of sacrifice the workers make to support their families, and ...

After five long weeks this final episode sees the Brits due to return home, but not before they learn the level of sacrifice the workers make to support their families, and are able to reunite a young woman with her two-year-old son.

Message Stick
26:00

Message Stick: Ghosts Of The Gulf

ABC January 18, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Looks at the Saltwater people's relationship to sea country and their efforts in caring for the great oceans of the gulf region. Also explores the steps Indigenous people are ...

Looks at the Saltwater people's relationship to sea country and their efforts in caring for the great oceans of the gulf region. Also explores the steps Indigenous people are taking to protect sea turtles.

Message Stick
26:16

Message Stick: Back To Waiben

ABC June 2, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Message Stick's intrepid I.T. guru, Majhid Heath visits the beautiful Thursday Island for the 12th National Remote Indigenous Media Festival and the Torres Strait Island Media ...

Message Stick's intrepid I.T. guru, Majhid Heath visits the beautiful Thursday Island for the 12th National Remote Indigenous Media Festival and the Torres Strait Island Media Association's 25th Anniversary.

Message Stick
20:45

Message Stick: Tales From The Daly River

ABC May 24, 2011

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Wungung, a young boy out hunting with his grandparents does not listen to their advice, and his fate is sealed when he disturbs a little grey spirit.

Wungung, a young boy out hunting with his grandparents does not listen to their advice, and his fate is sealed when he disturbs a little grey spirit.

Foodie Planet
51:59

Foodie Planet: Destination London

Season 5 Episode 2 SBS2 December 25, 2012

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In this episode, Julie travels to London and gets initiated to the ritual of 'tea-time', gets to grips with jellied eels and discovers molecular cocktails - all rounded off by ...

In this episode, Julie travels to London and gets initiated to the ritual of 'tea-time', gets to grips with jellied eels and discovers molecular cocktails - all rounded off by a traditional Sunday curry with an Indian family.

Foodie Planet
52:11

Foodie Planet: Destination La Reunion

Season 3 Episode 1 SBS2 December 6, 2012

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
La Reunion has earned the nickname 'the Intense Isle' and Julie takes a 10 hour flight to find out why. She experiences the incredible hospitality of the locals first-hand, ...

La Reunion has earned the nickname 'the Intense Isle' and Julie takes a 10 hour flight to find out why. She experiences the incredible hospitality of the locals first-hand, samples their sometimes surprising cuisine, shares a Sunday picnic, and meets one of the island's last 'herbalists'.

Foodie Planet
51:45

Foodie Planet: Destination Scotland

Season 2 Episode 6 SBS2 December 3, 2012

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this episode, Julie travels to Scotland, home of whisky and haggis, the famous stuffed sheep-belly dish. But Scotland has so much more to offer, as Julie finds out on her ...

In this episode, Julie travels to Scotland, home of whisky and haggis, the famous stuffed sheep-belly dish. But Scotland has so much more to offer, as Julie finds out on her journey from Edinburgh to Aberdeen.