Btn Specials

Season 2021

Season 2021, Episode 11 - Religious Celebrations

3.0 5 x
This BTN Special is about religious festivals and celebrations. We meet some kids who tell us about the colours of Holi, the origins of Vaisakhi and about Eid. We also learn about the importance of Lent, Yom Kippur and Vesak.

Season 2021, Episode 1 - World War Ii Anniversary

3.0 2 x
This BTN Special gives a brief history of World War II. We find out about Australia's role in the war and learn more about the bombing of Darwin. We also take a look at the impact WWII had on the world.
Season 2020

Season 2020, Episode 11 - Women In History

4.0 4 x
We look at some famous women in history, from those who fought for the right to vote to the female politicians that followed. Learn about changes to the rights of women and find out about some inspirational Indigenous women.
Season 2021

Season 2021, Episode 10 - History Of Wwi

3.0 3 x
This special looks at the effect WWI had on Australia and the world, find out what life was like in the trenches and take a look at how the war came to an end.

Season 2021, Episode 9 - Money

3.0 5 x
In this BTN Money special, we take a tour of the Royal Australian Mint, learn more about the history of currency and find out what the future looks like for money.

Season 2021, Episode 8 - Australian Institute Of Sport

4.0 21 x
This special looks at the history of the AIS, the important role sports science plays and we meet some sporting superstars who train at the AIS.

Season 2021, Episode 7 - Connection To Country

3.0 6 x
In this special we find out about native title, learn more about Welcome to Country ceremonies and take a look at the importance of the names of places for our First Nations people.
Season 2020

Season 2020, Episode 9 (Indigenous History)

4.0 3 x
We look back at some important moments in the history of Indigenous Australians. We join the Freedom Ride 50 years after it hit the road, find out what happened at Wave Hill and why some people think there should be a treaty.

Season 2020, Episode 14 - Refugees And Migrants

3.0 4 x
This BTN Special about refugees and migrants looks at the waves of migration in Australia and meets some refugees and migrants that call Australia home today.

Season 2020, Episode 8 - Anzac Special

4.0 3 x
Every year we commemorate Anzac Day on the 25th of April. In this BTN Special we find out why that date was chosen, what life was like in the trenches and learn about the important role animals have played in war.