Biography

Compass - God in the Lodge

God in the Lodge examines the religious beliefs of Australia’s Prime Ministers from Federation to now. In recent years our Prime Ministers’ religious beliefs have become more public but in our...

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Compass - Faith & Funerals

The rites and rituals performed in Australia today are determined by our culture, values and beliefs. In this five part series we go behind the scenes of Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Protestant...

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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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Hanging with Hoges

Forty years ago, the groundbreaking Paul Hogan Show first appeared on Australian screens. In the era after Menzies, when Australia was forging a new sense of self, Hogan put the Aussie bloke on...

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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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Show Me The Magic - The Adventures of Don McAlpine

Show Me The Magic takes us on an enthralling journey into the life and work of legendary Australian cinematographer Don McAlpine. The filmmaker, Cathy Henkel, secured rare behind-the-scenes access to...

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Australian Story - An Unnatural History (David Rennie)

David Rennie fell in love with photography seven years ago when he was lured from his car by the sight of a passing bird overhead. The encounter led to a newfound passion for wildlife photography...

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Compass - Life's Big Questions Series 2

An exciting new Compass series hosted by theologian Scott Stephens who talks to high profile Australians about what they think is the meaning of life. VOLUME 1 Episode 1 - Peter Cundall Theologian...

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Message Stick - Pemulwuy: A War of Two Laws

Pemulwuy charts the history of Australia's first ever Aboriginal resistance fighter. From his first encounter with the British in Botany Bay, to his 12 year war against the establishment, to his...

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Talking Heads - John and Ros Moriarty

In this episode of Talking Heads, a boy-meets-girl story with a colourful twist. John and Ros Moriarty have lived lives full of passion. One day, they had an outrageous idea - one that successfully...

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