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Australia, Eye of the Storm, Season 1, Episode 1, La Niña
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produced by Klaus Toft, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Season 1, Episode 1 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
Cyclones, floods, endless rain. Aspects of a vast La Nina puzzle stretching right across the Pacific. La Nina, 'the little girl'. Her name belies her immensity, her awesome power. This year she affects the lives of 450 million people on four continents.
produced by Klaus Toft, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Season 1, Episode 1 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
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Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 2, Southern Exposure
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produced by Jeni Clevers, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 2 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
Sudden storms from Antarctica and the Southern Ocean can be felt at any time of year in Southern Australia. The animals of Tasmania and the southern mainland all have strategies of dealing with these unpredictable events. It's the humans that have problems.
produced by Jeni Clevers, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 2 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
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Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 3, El Nino
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produced by Ashley Smith, fl. 2000, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 3 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
El Nino. The very name can strike fear into people. From devastating floods in Peru and Chile, to heartbreaking droughts and fires in Australia. Focusing on Australia's diverse wildlife, we see how they have adapted to the huge swings in climate that El Nino brings. Although it can cause death and destruction, it...
produced by Ashley Smith, fl. 2000, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 3 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
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Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 4, Monsoon
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produced by Mark Lamble, fl. 2000, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 4 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
The climate of the north west of Australia is governed by two seasons, 'the wet' and 'the dry'. This annual cycle, as regular as a heartbeat, dictates the rhythm of life for plants and animals of this region. The monsoon system that arrives with the wet, swings with the sun between Asia and Australia.
produced by Mark Lamble, fl. 2000, ABC Commercial, in Australia, Eye of the Storm, Series 1, Episode 4 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2000), 50 mins
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Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 1, Wombats: Bulldozers of the Bush
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produced by Richard Campbell, fl. 2002, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 1 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 27 mins
This film examines the myths and realities of wombat life, above and below the ground, as scientists begin to understand these intrepid and resourceful Bulldozers of the Bush.
produced by Richard Campbell, fl. 2002, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 1 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 27 mins
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Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 2, Cat Wars
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produced by Terry Carlyon, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 2 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 29 mins
In the Victorian hills of Australia, there's a curfew - a curfew on cats. And it's all because the local population of lyrebirds has been decimated by feral cats and foxes over the past few years. But the curfew decision has created problems of its own, splitting the local community down the middle. Cat Wars looks...
produced by Terry Carlyon, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 2 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 29 mins
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Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 5, From the Snow to the Sea
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produced by Mitchell Kelly, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 5 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 27 mins
From the microscopic drama of an animal-eating plant to the majesty of the sea eagle, this program explores the vital connection between the water and wildlife in a unique corner of Australia. It's a story of the water's journey from alpine peaks to the fertile coastal lakes of the Gippsland watershed over the spa...
produced by Mitchell Kelly, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 5 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 27 mins
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Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 6, Hello Possums
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produced by Karl Steinberg, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 6 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 29 mins
Hoarse coughs and bumps in the night can be blamed on the Brushtail possum, the most successful of all Australian marsupials to adapt to city living. With 24 known species of possums in Australia, some are regarded as pests, others as rare, and a few even endangered. A look at their behaviour reveals that sharing...
produced by Karl Steinberg, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 6 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 29 mins
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Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 11, River Red
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produced by Klaus Toft, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 11 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 27 mins
An Australian red river gum by the water's edge is a tranquil image but deceptive. In fact, squadrons of insects and animals are eating this tree alive. Their quarry however, is a master of adversity. In its constant battle with the attackers it is using intriguing strategies for gaining every advantage. The tree'...
produced by Klaus Toft, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 11 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 27 mins
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Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 12, Rivers of Fire
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produced by Richard Campbell, fl. 2002, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 12 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 28 mins
A volcanic eruption in Northern Queensland more than 199,000 years ago spewed lava streams 23 kilometres long creating the Undara lava tubes. A remarkable refuge for wildlife, researchers are drawn to the tubes to discover why the population of cave creatures is so high; to examine the similarity of its basalt to...
produced by Richard Campbell, fl. 2002, ABC Natural History Unit, in Australia Wild, Series 1, Episode 12 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 1992), 28 mins
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