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First Day
First Day is a documentary that follows the lives of 11 young Australians as they experience their first day at school. We follow the children and their families in the weeks leading up to the first day and observe the…
The Principal's Office
Episode 1 of Little Lunch
When Rory is punished and sent to the Principal's office, the other kids surprisingly feel sorry for him and try to cheer him up.
2008: Laura
Episode 1 of My Place Series 1
Laura accidentally sinks a dinghy in the canal and the ashes of the owner's beloved dog are lost in the muddle. She can't find a way to own up. Meanwhile, her mob get together to listen to the Prime Minister's…
The Nightmare Before Graduation
Episode 27 of Little Lunch
The countdown to Christmas and summer holidays is exciting every year but no more so than now, when Mrs Gonsha's class is graduating from Grade 6. Everyone is thrilled to be going to High School, even Debra-Jo, who has been…
The Dress Up Day
Episode 2 of Little Lunch
On Dress-Up-As-What-You-Want-To-Be-When-You-Grow-Up-Day, Battie dresses up as Stretcho, his very own made up super hero.
Songs of Innocence
For children, family life has changed dramatically in recent years. Parents are older. Children are fewer. Often both parents work. One third of Australian marriages end in divorce. Songs of Innocence features 13 children from 9 families, talking candidly about…
The Ya-Ya
Episode 3 of Little Lunch
While Atticus' parents are away, his Ya-Ya (grandmother) looks after him and sends disgusting lunches with him to school.
1968: Sofia
Episode 5 of My Place Series 1
Sofia is a spy for the yayas and she's determined to get rid of her brother Michaelis's non-Greek girlfriend before he leaves for Vietnam.
The Halloween Horror Story
Episode 28 of Little Lunch
No one loves Halloween more than Atticus so he's delighted to be starring in the school play, written especially for Halloween. But when Atticus' mother gets a job in Singapore, he discovers that the day of the play will be…
1988: Lily's
Episode 3 of My Place Series 1
Lily's cousin Phoung arrives with her parents from Vietnam. But the trophy cousin turns out to be a real threat to Lily's status at home and at school.
Taylor's DNA
Part of the Series: Mortified
Taylor is convinced that Don and Glenda can't possibly be her real parents and decides to have their DNA tested, with extraordinary results.
The Top Of The Fireman's Pole
Episode 5 of Little Lunch
After Mrs Gonsha bravely rescues a tiny boy from the top of the playground equipment, she becomes stuck herself, and the kids must get her down.
The Milk Bar
Episode 7 of Little Lunch
After Rory forgets his lunch and, in desperation, decides to go to the milk bar, he must convince the other kids to keep his secret from Mrs Gonsha.
1998: Mohammed
Episode 2 of My Place Series 1
Mohammed is a mad-keen bowler and is desperate to join the cricket team at his new school. However, there are no available places and so he ends up playing with the girls' team, who prove to be the better side.
The Monkey Bars
Episode 4 of Little Lunch
Tamara refuses to share the monkey bars but, for once, Melanie won't give in and get off.
The Girls Toilets
Episode 8 of Little Lunch
Melanie is caught in the middle when Debra-Jo and Tamara stop speaking to each other and insist that Melanie must pick a side.
The Kiss-Chasey Oval
Episode 9 of Little Lunch
Tamara unexpectedly wants to play kiss chasey but the only person she want to chase and kiss is Battie.
Kaboodle Volume 2
Kaboodle is a diverse series of 32 animated and live-action stories in varying length that encourage imagination, stimulate creative play and encourage exploration of values andissues. Kaboodle follows a narrative exploration with the stories and activities in each episode focusing…
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Double Trouble Part One
Episode 1 of Double Trouble
Sixteen year old Yuma lives with her wealthy father and step family in Sydney. Kyanna, also 16, lives in a community in the central Australian desert with her mother and extended family. Separated at birth, these twin girls are completely…
The Lost and Found Box
Episode 6 of Little Lunch
After Debra-Jo loses her glasses the children take her to the Lost and Found box to look for them, where they discover all their long-lost own belongings.