In 2000 Tim McCallum was accepted into the prestigious Academy of Performing Arts in Western Australia; the culmination of a childhood dream.
In May 2008 hardened court officials were moved to tears by one of the most unusual cases ever to come to trial.
In 2003 a young American bride, Tina Watson, died during a honeymoon scuba dive on the Great Barrier Reef.
Ian Conway is a man determined to make a difference. Twenty years ago he made a promise to an Aboriginal elder.
This program features a harrowing and multi-faceted account of the impact of heroin addiction on an average, middle class Australian family.
Jane Hansen lived a charmed life. She channelled all the opportunities of her generation - education, challenge and adventure - into a successful career as a television journalist.
This program is about one of the all time legends of world motor sport. In 1959 Sir Jack Brabham became the first Australian to win a Formula One world championship.
Lachlan McCarthy first came to John Butler's attention in 2005 when he applied for a grant from a seed fund run by the musician.
Doctor and inventor Max Whisson has always taken a different view of life from most people.
27 year old Gayle Shann was working with her husband putting in fence posts on their property “Cantaur Park” when her glove became entangled in a drilling machine inflicting shocking injuries and n
Riding instructor Anne Skinner isn't meant to be alive. She spent years teaching children with disabilities the joy and therapeutic values of horse riding.
Imagine what it would be like if black settlers arrived to settle a continent inhabited by white natives?
This three part documentary series explores, with criminals themselves, the perplexing question of why they break the law.
More and more Australians are experiencing the effects of mental illness, either directly or indirectly.
An ABC Health Series that encourages kids to know themselves, like themselves and be themselves.
A four-part series looking at the Australian legal system through discussion of four criminal cases of the past.
A series that revisits the lives of people originally filmed for the ABC's Big Country finding out what has happened to them since the program.
Once upon a time there was a tiny sugar-producing township called Tully in Far North Queensland, Australia. Tully is renowned for its endless sugar fields and...rain.
When America established its Pacific base in Australia, the country's prime minister warmly welcomed the thousands of GIs stationed there - except for the black GIs, who were told to stay on their
Magazine-style program combining items of information and background to issues together with comedy segments and music performance using Aboriginal talent throughout.