Sports journalist and broadcaster Craig Hamilton was about to catch a train from his hometown Newcastle for the assignment of a lifetime, covering the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
Drawing on God for their inspiration and sporting success - Compass examines how three high profile Rugby League players turn to prayer and worship for team motivation, to see them through challeng
The Sikhs are a peace loving people whose religion also recommends studying self-defence and keeping fit so that they might be prepared to fight injustice if necessary.
The Fibros and the Silvertails is the story of the feud between two football teams that turned into a war about class and alleged corruption.
When John Bertrand skippered 'Australia II' across the finish line in the '83 America's Cup at Newport, Rhode Island, he and his deck-shoed crew broke what was the longest-running record in sportin
Margaret Fulton started out as a secretary at the Australian Gas Light Company but quickly moved on to become a cooking demonstrator.
The defining aspect of Sydney's proposal to host the 2000 Olympic games was the emphasis on 'clean and green".
The true story of one of Australia's greatest sporting heroes. A story of intrigue, drama and eventual tragedy.
This program whisks you off dry land and takes you on a
Paul Fleming, an ambitious, 20 year old, 57kg featherweight boxer from Far North Queensland is one of the Indigenous athletes representing Australia at the Beijing Olympics.
Lloyd McDermott was the first Aboriginal man to play international rugby for Australia, but within a year it was all over when he refused to play in South Africa as an 'honorary white'.
An after-dark basketball competition targeting young people living in public housing across Sydney is about to take the kids of Woolloomoolloo by storm.
Relive all the highlights of the SANFL 2011 Grand Final with a copy of the match between Eagles vs. Central Districts, won by Eagles by 3 points.
Ever pulled a hammy? Received a corky? Or popped a shoulder? Copped one too high or, god forbid, too low and been carried off the field?
When 'The Ghan' arrived in Darwin on the afternoon of Tuesday February 3 2004, it was a moment of great significance for the people of the NT, and indeed all Australians.
A tribute to the extraordinary life of Australia's Motor Racing King Peter Brock.
Sir Jack Brabham is the ultimate 'speed racer'. A true Jack of all trades, Brabham is the only Formula One driver to have won the championship in a car of his own design.
Boxing is one sport that has produced some outstanding indigenous talent such as Lionel Rose, Tony Mundine and George Bracken.
Gardening Australia was the first in the trend of "infotainment" programs, with the emphasis always on information.
Jennifer Byrne is joined by Australian travel writer Cate Kennedy, Scottish historian and travel writer William Dalrymple, journalist and member of the British Guild of Travel Writers Claire Scobie