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  • History

Australia Come Fly with Me

Over three episodes Justine Clarke uncovers the secrets of more than 100 years of aviation - and discovers that what happened in the air shaped Australia on the ground. Read more

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  • People & Places
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Two Scottish Vets

Dr Chris Allison and Dr Mike Whiteford are two charismatic Scottish vets who have traded their Scottish homeland for the rugged bushlands of Australia. It’s an adventure to the regional town of Bendigo, where these friends run their own animal hospitals. The Bendigo Animal Hospital cares for the smaller varieties, while the Bendigo Equine Hospital is all about horses. It’s a dive head first into Australian culture as these two Scottish Vets experience the highs and lows of building a new life abroad. Read more

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Bushfire Animal Rescue

From the ashes of Australia’s devastating bushfires, wildlife survivors begin their long journeys to recovery. Read more

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Brock: Over the Top

Brock: Over the Top is a feature length documentary that not only chronicles the extraordinary life of Australia’s greatest racing car driver, Peter Brock, but peels away the surface to reveal the profoundly human story behind the legend. Read more

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  • People & Places

Barrenjoey Road

Who killed teenager Trudie Adams and why has justice eluded her and her family for 40 years? Read more

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The Fatal Conflict

The Fatal Conflict – Judea & Rome explores the tumultuous life of King Herod, and the glorious rise and tragic fall of Judea under the reign of the Roman Empire. This epic story is uniquely told through the words of Jewish General and controversial historian Flavius Josephus, the man who was charged with chronicling Rome’s occupation of Judea. Read more

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Hitler's Propaganda Machine

Power, terror, performance. These notions define our perception of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party at the height of the Third Reich. But behind this was an ordinary man. Read more

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  • People & Places

Elements

Elements is a visually stunning and immersive cultural experience that captures the spectacular landscapes and stories of Far North Queensland and the Torres Strait Islands. Read more

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  • Arts & Culture

Making Marvels

Urban Art Projects (UAP) is the world’s biggest grandeur art maker. Our favourite duo are back and taking big to even bigger! Handsome and charismatic twins, Dan and Matt Tobin are again taking us around the world; from Australia to America to Asia and the Middle East, Making Marvels follows the boys and their amazing team of UAP staffers on dramatic journeys across the globe as they design and install the world’s biggest art concepts. Read more

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  • Natural History

Dino Bird

Dino Bird is a visually spectacular one-hour film that explores the life of the endangered southern cassowary through the eyes of matriarch Bertha, as she and her family strive to survive in the tropics of northern Queensland in the oldest rainforest on Earth. Read more

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  • Natural History

Boss Croc

This incredible story follows the lives of Nero and Brutus, two saltwater crocodile brothers, as they battle for supremacy in one of the world's most beautiful, and deadly, wetlands. Read more

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  • History

Supernatural Nazis

This series explores the extraordinary story of Hitler and the Nazi Party’s plans to win World War II by using an array of supernatural and occult super powers. Read more

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  • Natural History

Baby Animals Around the World

Baby Animals Around the World is a humorous narration driven series based on a day in the life of a broad range of extremely cute baby animals from a wide variety of natural, domestic and cultural environments around the world. Read more

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  • People & Places

Snake Boss Series 2

Imagine, you get in your car, you turn the key but there’s a hissing noise coming from under the hood. Read more

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  • People & Places

The World Around Us

The World around us is a series of four films that explore the often surprising and visually rich stories of people, places and animals existing on the fringes of the increasingly modern and globalised world. Read more

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  • History
  • Science & Engineering

Killing Machines

Be they simple tools or feats of engineering and science, killing machines have always been at the forefront of engineering and innovation. Read more

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  • History
  • People & Places

The 101 Who Made the 20th Century

A decade and a half since the close of the twentieth century we take a considered look at the people most responsible for the events that shaped the hundred years which transformed our world from horses and carts, homemade toys, and empires to the one we know today. Read more

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  • Science & Engineering

Supersize Structures

Many of mankind's ideas to build big seem impossible. In Supersize Structures we look at when the impossible became the inevitable, from ancient temples to skyscrapers and spacecraft. Read more

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  • Natural History

Baby Animals In The Wild

Baby Animals In The Wild is a humorous narration driven series based on a day in the life of a broad range of extremely cute baby animals from a wide variety of natural environments around the world. Read more

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  • People & Places

Shadow Trackers

Shadow Trackers, Zac James and Hunter Page-Lochard encounter local storytellers and elders as they attempt to discover the truth behind the scary stories that petrify us, guide us and teach us life’s lessons. Read more

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ELLA

An intimate and inspirational journey of the first Indigenous dancer to be invited into The Australian Ballet in its 50 year history Read more

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  • People & Places

Student Swap

In an education exchange program 4 students from Beijing China travel to Sydney Australia and 4 students from Sydney travel to Beijing, to experience life in a new school, a new home and a explore the cultural differences with a new group of friends. Read more

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The War That Changed the World

Using archive material from the conflict, including Chinese footage not previously seen, this program tells the story of the Sino-Japanese War, a major theatre of war whose story is little known internationally. Read more

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M.A.D. World

‘M.A.D. World’ explores how the world was changed forever by the Cold War. Over eight episodes, remarkable archival film shows how the build up of nuclear arms and the mistrust between West and East instilled terror across the globe. Read more

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  • Natural History

Animals That Changed History

Animals That Changed History is a six part documentary series that details the contributions of animals to human development throughout history. Read more

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Moody Beasts

In three one-hour specials, we explore the secret, primal force that drives the animal kingdom: hormones. Read more

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  • Science & Engineering

Australia Doesn't Just Want to Kill You

In Australia Doesn’t Just Want To Kill You we look at some of the extraordinary and extraordinarily deadly Aussie wildlife that, with a little ingenuity, are proving as helpful as they are harmful. Read more

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  • History

Changed Forever

Presented and narrated by Colin Friels, “Changed Forever” vividly recreates the story of Australia and Australians during the years of the First World War. Read more

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The Kangaroo King

The scorching interior of the oldest continent is home to one of Australia’s toughest inhabitants– the mighty Red Kangaroo. In this inhospitable yet magnificent land “Rusty” takes on everything the sunburnt country can throw at him. Read more

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  • People & Places
  • Science & Engineering

Beneath New Zealand

Exploring the most geologically significant parts of New Zealand, and their influences on the landscape, climate, environment, and culture of the country. Read more

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  • Arts & Culture
  • History
  • People & Places

Stranded

New York had the Ramones. London had the Sex Pistols. But Brisbane had The Saints- the band that changed the face of rock as we know it. Read more

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  • Natural History
  • People & Places

Snake Sheila

Snake Sheila followed two Brisbane snake catchers - 'Snake Sheila Julia' and her Scottish bloke 'Johnny Bagpipes' - over a snake season where they're run absolutely legless. Read more

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  • People & Places

Making Tracks

Join Making Tracks as Australia’s greatest train journeys transport you through our most extreme landscapes, revealing the vast wilderness, pioneering history and colourful characters whose lives revolve around these epic rail lines. Read more

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  • History

World War II: The Price of Empire

Told in 13 episodes through the unparalleled resources of one of the world’s great film archives, and brought to life by the testimony, recorded exclusively for the series, of more than fifty eyewitnesses to the war, this is the story of the greatest man made event in history. Read more

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  • People & Places

Tale of Two Cities

This is a tale of two cities. One is ancient, with thousands of years of tradition, home to more than 20 million people—Beijing, Capital of the People’s Republic of China. One is barely one hundred years old, a planned city, home to less than half a million people—Canberra, the capital of Australia. Read more

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  • History

ANZAC Battlefields

In the First World War more than 80% of Australian fatalities occurred on the main battlefield, facing the main force of the enemy. Read more

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Neon

NEON celebrates the beauty, colour and vibrant history of the neon sign from an International perspective as we face a world where it will soon be lost and superceded by L.E.D. signage. Read more

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  • Arts & Culture

Big Art

When the world wants Big Art, it comes to Urban Art Projects, an art-making business founded by identical twins Daniel and Matthew Tobin. From humble beginnings casting bronze door handles, today they run a team who make some of the biggest art in the world. Read more

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Hanging Australia

The vastness of our country, its beauty and hostility, fires and floods, are part of who we are, how we think and how we define ourselves. Read more

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  • People & Places
  • Science & Engineering

Save your life tonight

Filmed in front of a live studio audience, Save Your Life Tonight is a unique new series that takes the top ten health issues facing Australians today and explores them in an interactive and entertaining way with charismatic host Andrew Daddo. Read more

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Electric Boogaloo

Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films is a hilarious thrill ride through the bowels of Hollywood’s least-loved indie film studio – where quality was a happy accident! This is not just a hilarious tale of scattergun movie making, but of two cousins – Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus – whose passion for cinema changed the way movies were made and marketed. Read more

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  • Natural History
  • People & Places

Coral Triangle

This landmark three part series, set in the central Indo-Pacific, unlocks some of the hidden secrets of the scientifically defined region known as the Coral Triangle; discovering species new to science, engaging with the diverse local people, and experiencing natural events that are as awesome as they are humbling. Read more

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  • People & Places

Outside Chance

When a ragtag team of prison inmates joins a groundbreaking rehabilitation program, they begin a search for redemption through Australian Rules footy, on a journey toward the WA Amateur Football League grand final. Read more

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Australia's Wild Places

From the arid desert of Australia’s red centre to the snow-covered peaks of the Alps, from the riches waiting to be discovered in the waters of Western Australia’s shark coast, to the lush jungles of the Daintree on the opposite side of this vast continent, Australia’s national parks are home to some of the world’s greatest treasures. Read more

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Weapons Of The Wild

For the first time the latest behavioural research is combined with new imaging technologies to provide amazing insights into the extraordinary arsenal of weapons that have evolved in the animal kingdom. Read more

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Wild Australia

Australia – a continent of natural wonders! This four-part series takes you off to the kingdom of the kangaroo and red rocks with breathtaking aerial footage, riveting super slow motion and extraordinary animal stories. Read more

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  • Arts & Culture

Dancing Down Under

Dancing Down Under is an observational series that follows the amazing adventures of a group of young Australians as they compete for the winner’s trophies in the crazy world of Irish Dancing. Read more

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Machete Maidens Unleashed

Karate-kickin’ midgets! Paper-mâché monsters! Busty babes with blades! Filipino genre films of the '70s and '80s had it all. Read more

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Comic Book Heroes

Best friends Wolfgang Bylsma and Skye Walker Ogden have a dream. For the last six years, these Perth men have devoted their time and talents to producing unique Australian comic books through their company Gestalt Publishing. Read more

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Monsters in the Outback

Many millions of years ago, before even our ancestors walked the earth, there were dinosaurs. And Australia was once a place where they roamed in vast numbers. Read more

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  • People & Places

New Zealand From Above

An aerial journey of New Zealand, from the deep south of the South Island to the northern tip of the North Island. Read more

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  • History
  • People & Places

Blessed Mary

Coinciding with the canonisation of Australia’s first saint, this documentary explores the remarkable life of Sister Mary MacKillop. Read more

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  • History

The Digger

On international battlefields, through archive and re-enactment we search for the greatest Australian icon: The Digger. Read more

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  • History

For Valour

A one hour special which brings to life the heroic stories that are marked along the Remembrance Driveway between Sydney and Canberra’s Australian War Memorial. Read more

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  • Arts & Culture

Who We Are - In Sport

The journey – to the top and beyond – has been full of discoveries for this group of Indigenous sports stars. Read more

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  • History
  • People & Places

As Australian As

In ten half hour episodes ten eminent Australians amusingly, movingly and provocatively give their thoughts on what it means to be “As Australian As”. Read more