Modern History

Dynasties - Series 4

An inside look at some of Australia's most powerful families, which reveal the story of some of Australia's great dynasties, the ways they have shaped our society, their private motivations and their...

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Malcolm Faser State Memorial Service

DVD copies of the State Memorial Service for Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Faser are now available through ABC Library Sales. On 27 May 2015 Scots' Church in Melbourne's CBD hosted the...

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Making Australia Great: Inside Our Longest Boom

Episode 1: Bad Hair Decades In the 70s Australia's closed economy was smashed by shock after shock. By the 80s we were suffering high unemployment & inflation. Radical reform was needed....

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Why Anzac

From a score of international locations Sam Neill confronts the enduring power of the Anzac myth. Sharing his family’s poignant war stories, he pursues forgotten truths that still haunt our two...

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The Waler - Australia’s Great War Horse

Over 130,000 Australian horses served in the Great War. In the desert sands of the Middle East, they ultimately carried their men to victory at Damascus. But they did not return home. This is their...

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Centenary of ANZAC: 2014-2018

ANZAC CENTENARY: COMMEMORATING AUSTRALIA AT WAR 1914 - 1918 Every year, ABC Library Sales produces DVDs of the ABC’s special broadcast programming of ANZAC events. The 2015 ANZAC Centenary releases...

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Utopia Girls

Historian Dr Clare Wright leads us through the story of how Australia’s unique history bred an amazing group of rebellious women who each played crucial roles in shaping the destiny of the country....

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Gough Whitlam State Memorial Service

DVD copies of the State Memorial Service for Former Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam are now available through ABC Library Sales. Six former prime ministers and current leader Tony Abbott...

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ANZAC Centenary: Albany Convoy Commemorative Event Special DVD Set

Don't miss the ABC broadcast - order your copy now! 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the departure of the first Australian and New Zealand troops to serve in WW1. To honour the troops, a series of...

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Day of Days

On June 6, 1944 thousands of Allied servicemen landed on the shores of northern France, with a mission to free Western Europe from Nazi tyranny. Some came by air, parachuting behind enemy lines....

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