For The Juniors
15:19

For The Juniors: Celebrations - Weddings

ABC February 21, 2010

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The romance and ritual of weddings comes alive in this fly-on-the-wall look at tying the knot. From an exotic outdoor Hindu ceremony to the rich formality of a Greek Orthodox ...

The romance and ritual of weddings comes alive in this fly-on-the-wall look at tying the knot. From an exotic outdoor Hindu ceremony to the rich formality of a Greek Orthodox service, this program shows children the range of cultural and religious forms a wedding can take.

For The Juniors
15:41

For The Juniors: Working Animals - Working Dogs

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 22, 2010

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This program shows that some dogs are more than household pets. It explores the working world of five different dogs and their handlers including a guide dog, a police dog, a ...

This program shows that some dogs are more than household pets. It explores the working world of five different dogs and their handlers including a guide dog, a police dog, a quarantine sniffer dog, a sheep dog and a pet therapy dog.

For The Juniors: Space
15:00

For The Juniors: Space: The Stars

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 24, 2010

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Stars have fascinated people ever since the beginning of time. In this program, students see some well known constellations such as the Southern Cross and the Saucepan which ...

Stars have fascinated people ever since the beginning of time. In this program, students see some well known constellations such as the Southern Cross and the Saucepan which appear in the night sky. Using their own words, children in the program give a simple definition of a star.

For the Juniors
15:22

For the Juniors: Weather - Hot Weather

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 19, 2013

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For many Australian children, hot days mean holidays and this program opens with summer scenes at the beach. A weather forecaster sets the mood and suggests some ways to ...

For many Australian children, hot days mean holidays and this program opens with summer scenes at the beach. A weather forecaster sets the mood and suggests some ways to protect skin from damage by the sun. Viewers are encouraged to think about the sort of hot weather they experience - is it hot and dry or hot and humid?

For the Juniors: The Human Body
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For the Juniors: The Human Body: The Working Body

Season 5 Episode 1 ABC October 22, 2013

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This program follows the morning routine of a young boy, and looks at how his body works as a system. He uses his muscles and bones to get out of bed, and as he yawns, the ...

This program follows the morning routine of a young boy, and looks at how his body works as a system. He uses his muscles and bones to get out of bed, and as he yawns, the program explains how his lungs, blood and heart work. As he eats his breakfast the program looks at his digestive system and introduces his brain as the control centre of the body to make all these things happen.

For the Juniors
19:00

For the Juniors: Food A - Tropical Fruit

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 9, 1991

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This program aims to show that tropical fruits need special growing conditions. Pineapples don’t grow in tins! The presenter examines the use of tinned pineapple in foods, he ...

This program aims to show that tropical fruits need special growing conditions. Pineapples don’t grow in tins! The presenter examines the use of tinned pineapple in foods, he then goes to the market to see where shops and supermarkets buy their fruit supplies. He then visits the Sunshine Plantation and we see pineapples, passionfruit, paw paws and bananas growing.

For the Juniors
14:23

For the Juniors: Safety - As Safe as Houses

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC June 5, 2000

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This program opens with the proposition that houses are not necessarily as safe as they seem.

This program opens with the proposition that houses are not necessarily as safe as they seem.

For the Juniors
18:48

For the Juniors: Friendship - Making Friends

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC June 14, 1995

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The Weatherly family is moving house, so Liam, an only child is confronted with the problem of leaving old friends and making new ones. He also has to face the difficulties of ...

The Weatherly family is moving house, so Liam, an only child is confronted with the problem of leaving old friends and making new ones. He also has to face the difficulties of going to a new school.

For the Juniors
18:38

For the Juniors: Friendship - Keeping Friends

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 28, 1995

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Andrew comes to stay with Liam overnight. They have a great time and get on extremely well.

Andrew comes to stay with Liam overnight. They have a great time and get on extremely well.

For the Juniors
16:03

For the Juniors: Multicutural Australia - New Home

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC March 19, 1991

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A Vietnamese boy tells his own story. He recalls his life in Vietnam, his family's journey to Australia and tells us how he and his sister have learned to live in a new ...

A Vietnamese boy tells his own story. He recalls his life in Vietnam, his family's journey to Australia and tells us how he and his sister have learned to live in a new country with a new culture. (Please note that this program/series has been created from masters kindly provided by DECS Tape Services in South Australia. These recordings have been collected over a period dating back to the early 1990s and as such, the picture quality may be of variable standard.)

Minibeasts Environments
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Minibeasts Environments: Bush Pond

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC November 23, 2010

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An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the ...

An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the bush. Very few stop to look closely at the amazing variety of minibeast life that lives around, in and on the pond.

Minibeasts Environments
15:03

Minibeasts Environments: Beach

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC November 16, 2010

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An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the ...

An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the bush. Very few stop to look closely at the amazing variety of minibeast life that lives around, in and on the pond.

For The Juniors: Space
14:29

For The Juniors: Space: The Sun

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC March 10, 2010

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This program focuses on the way in which people make use of the sun in everyday life. For example, drying the washing or paintings, ripening fruit and providing warmth so ...

This program focuses on the way in which people make use of the sun in everyday life. For example, drying the washing or paintings, ripening fruit and providing warmth so that we can enjoy outdoor activities. The use of solar power as a form of energy is also introduced.

For the Juniors
14:22

For the Juniors: The Human Body - Using Your Body

Season 5 Episode 3 ABC November 5, 2013

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This program focuses on the body in action using its skeleton and muscles from babyhood to old age. Our skeleton has joints so we can move our body into different shapes but ...

This program focuses on the body in action using its skeleton and muscles from babyhood to old age. Our skeleton has joints so we can move our body into different shapes but it needs muscles to make it move.

For The Juniors
15:21

For The Juniors: Transport - Getting Around On Land

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 12, 2013

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From the invention of the wheel to the wonder of solar-powered cars, this program explores different forms of land transport. It opens with images of students making their ...

From the invention of the wheel to the wonder of solar-powered cars, this program explores different forms of land transport. It opens with images of students making their way to school. Among them are three children who, though they live close to each other and attend the same school, travel in separate cars. This encourages young viewers to think about the transport modes they rely on.

For The Juniors: Farm To Table
14:42

For The Juniors: Farm To Table: Fish

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC August 23, 2010

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How do fish get from the sea to our table? Watch a commercial fishing vessel at work and visit the fish markets. Follow particular fish species from the markets to the shops ...

How do fish get from the sea to our table? Watch a commercial fishing vessel at work and visit the fish markets. Follow particular fish species from the markets to the shops and finally to the table. Discover the different ways to eat fish in our multicultural society.

For the Juniors: The Sea
15:03

For the Juniors: The Sea: Under The Sea

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC ME August 27, 2014

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In this program we look at how animals breathe in water, how the sea changes as we go deeper, how people get to see what is below the surface of the sea and some of the plants ...

In this program we look at how animals breathe in water, how the sea changes as we go deeper, how people get to see what is below the surface of the sea and some of the plants and animals that live in the sea and how they survive.

For the Juniors
18:26

For the Juniors: Big Clean - At Home and Out There

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC May 3, 1995

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This program includes a wide range of vegetables, some familiar and some a little more unusual. We meet a family who grows all their own vegetables. We see them planting, ...

This program includes a wide range of vegetables, some familiar and some a little more unusual. We meet a family who grows all their own vegetables. We see them planting, weeding, and harvesting. We visit markets in different parts of the world and see people buying and selling vegetables.