This lecture is named in honour of Andrew Olle, the well-known ABC broadcaster who died of a brain tumour in 1995.
When Nicole Kidman gave birth to a baby girl in Nashville in 2008, she may have been relieved to be several thousand kilometres away from the long lens of Sydney paparazzo Jamie Fawcett.
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.
Have you ever wondered how the television news is made? Who decides what is news and what is not? Take a behind-the-scenes look at the world of television news.
Many would argue that few have contributed more to our thinking about ourselves than David Williamson.
The program begins with a look at some of the career highlights of one of this country's most influential newspaper cartoonists.
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 dis
John Macumba was born with cerebral Palsy in the remote central desert of the Pitjanjatjara Lands.
Acclaimed film maker Richard Frankland talks about his career in the film and television industry and his latest feature film, 'To Hell and Back'.
A hilltop breakfast in Vietnam in 1966, a battle raging below. It's one of three-quarters of a million images taken by Tim Page.
This is a ten part series developed as a resource for upper primary/lower secondary English classes.
At the beginning of this documentary Blanche d’Alpuget reveals that for her, writing is like Jacob's "struggle with the angel" - a search for truth, for oneself.
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.
Evelyn Lowah, a respected Torres Strait Islander and born-again Christian, is a popular radio presenter in Cairns in far north Queensland.
One of the most popular events of the annual Melbourne Comedy Festival, the Debate was filmed over several years by ABC TV.
Zelie Bullen is a former stunt woman, turned world renowned animal trainer, who is stepping into the international spotlight as the woman who trained 'Abraham', the lead horse in Spielberg's produc
Karate-kickin' midgets! Paper-mache monsters! Busty babes with blades! Filipino genre films of the '70s and '80s had it all.
Message Stick's intrepid I.T guru, Majhid Heath visits the beautiful Thursday Island for the 12th National Remote Indigenous Media Festival and the Torres Strait Island Media Associations 25th Anni
Professor Marcia Langton has had a much publicised career.
In September 1915 a patriotic young Australian journalist named Keith Murdoch visited the Anzac battlefield at the Dardanelles where, just weeks before, thousands of Australian and British soldiers