Australian Story

August 2017

Season 2017, Episode 27 (The Shape Shifters)

3.0 14 x
Supermodel Robyn Lawley and her agent Chelsea Bonner take on the fashion industry to challenge its portrayal of the female form. #AustralianStory

Season 2017, Episode 26 (The Bridge)

4.0 10 x
She jumped off a bridge to end her life only to wake up in the ER after a miracle survival. One woman's story of recovery and making the most of a second chance at life. #AustralianStory
July 2017

Season 2017, Episode 25 (Playing With Fire)

3.0 12 x
Sam Dastyari was the ALP's rising star until he was forced to resign from the Shadow Ministry last year over a political donations scandal. Tonight, the Senator speaks exclusively about lingering criticisms of his conduct.

Season 2017, Episode 24 (My Son Sam)

4.0 22 x
The Sydney dad who defied convention and took his autistic teenage son backpacking across Africa. The results could revolutionise the study of autism. #AustralianStory

Season 2017, Episode 23 (Long Way From Home (part 2))

4.0 18 x
After her daughter is brutally murdered while on the 88-day farm-work scheme, English woman Rosie Ayliffe travels to backpacker hotspots in Australia to lobby for change. #AustralianStory (Part 2 of 2)

Season 2017, Episode 22 (Long Way From Home)

3.0 22 x
When a 20-year-old backpacker is murdered during a working holiday in rural Australia her grieving mother uncovers a world of sexual, financial and psychological exploitation. #AustralianStory

Season 2017, Episode 21 (The Peacemaker)

4.0 7 x
Ossie Cruse has been healing divisions in this country for 50 years. Now in his 80s he's inspiring his community to re-establish an ancient pathway where Aborigines first reached out to white settlers.
June 2017

Season 2017, Episode 20 (Shooting For The Stars)

3.0 14 x
As a child fleeing civil war in Africa, Mayor Chagai found solace in basketball. Now he's coaching a new generation of sporting champions among the Sudanese community in Sydney. #AustralianStory

Season 2017, Episode 19 (Sins Of The Father)

4.0 11 x
Two years ago Vincent Shin became the first school-based lawyer in Australia, the job of his dreams. But when he discovered a court file involving his father, he was shaken to the core. #AustralianStory

Season 2017, Episode 18 (I Am Sam)

4.3 42 x
The story of Sam Goddard and his family's efforts to help him following a series of strokes. They defied medical advice, travelled overseas for treatments & experimented with an illicit substance... with remarkable results.