Indigenous Matters

Geoffrey Robertson's Hypotheticals

Geoffrey Robertson, QC, hosts and orchestrates a series of discussions on social issues, using a "hypothetical" format - i.e., an imaginary situation is created, and a selected panel of experts...

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Art and Soul Series 2

WE ARE ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW In this three part series, a diverse group of outstanding contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists reveal to pre-eminent curator Hetti Perkins how their...

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Desert Rap

What happens when 50 young indigenous teenagers from Alice Springs get together in a Rap music workshop? This program from "The Arts Show" features Sydney based artists from the bands MetaBass 'n'...

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Dust Echoes Series 2

Dust Echoes is a children's animated television and online series that brings to life four Indigenous Australian Dreamtime stories. These ancient stories, which originate in northern Australia, have...

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Compass - Archie Roach

Geraldine Doogue talks to Australian singer-songwriter Archie Roach about his journey of survival and transformation. One of the Stolen Generations, Archie Roach survived a turbulent upbringing to...

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Four Corners - Telling His Story

In 1996, Rob Riley, the most prominent Aboriginal activist in Western Australia, was found dead in a motel room in Perth. This program tells his story. His death sent shock waves through the...

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Four Corners - Black and Blue

Four Corners asks 'what has changed' since the 1989 Fitzgerald enquiry exposed high level corruption in the Qld police force. There are signs that the Qld police culture has survived, the rank ad...

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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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Yagan

When Lieutenant-Governor James Stirling established Western Australia's Swan River colony (later the city of Perth) in 1829, times were tough. Seed refused to grow, food was scarce, and the initially...

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Message Stick - Cherbourg

One hundred years ago the Chief Protector of Aborigines in Queensland set up what he described as a dumping ground for the lame, the holt and the incorrigible; the black criminals of the state. The...

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