Compass

2019
27:00

Season 33, Episode 24 (It Takes A Village)

3.0 1 x
The remarkable story of Genna Radnan who went to Kenya in her Gap Year, and based on the need she saw there, began a charity for Kenyan women that has profoundly affected the lives of hundreds of women and children.
28:00

Season 33, Episode 23 (Women Who Do)

3.0 3 x
Before women had the vote in Australia, Anglican Deaconess Ministries was working to empower women to provide practical, educational and financial assistance in the community and 127 years later they are still going strong.
29:00

Season 33, Episode 22 (The Common Thread)

4.0 4 x
Driven by a desire to understand the loss of his friend to suicide, filmmaker Darius Devas travels around Australia exploring positive personal stories of young Australians suffering from mental illness in regional areas.
29:00

Season 33, Episode 21 (What Now For Catholics?)

4.0 5 x
It's crunch time for the Catholic Church in Australia. Reform won't be easy and requires the involvement of Catholic men and women at all levels of the church. Geraldine Doogue examines the tensions and struggles for change.
28:00

Season 33, Episode 20 (Your Water, My Water)

4.0 9 x
Aileen Harrison, a retired farmer living on the rich plains of the Darling Downs in Southern Queensland, finds new meaning in life as she fights to stop a coalmine that threatens the future of the farms in her region.
29:00

Season 33, Episode 19 (Too Gay For God)

4.0 7 x
Reverend Jide Macaulay, an openly gay Church of England minister wants to marry his boyfriend despite the Church not recognising same-sex marriage.
28:00

Season 33, Episode 18 (Happy Android)

4.0 5 x
Street performer Paul Cooper has an unlikely ally in his ongoing battle with anxiety and depression - his robot, Tubby. A poignant exploration of family, mental illness and the transformative power of creativity.
29:00

Season 33, Episode 17 (Becoming Colleen)

4.5 8 x
A remarkable love story about a married couple who transcended gender roles, and a community that came together to support a transgender woman in pursuit of her dream.
29:00

Season 33, Episode 16 (Six Months To Salvation)

3.0 4 x
Catholic high school graduates spend their gap year in Thailand teaching English to children of a Karen community and begin to question what they are doing there: voluntourism or ethical use of charitable resources?
28:00

Season 33, Episode 15 (Sacred Space - Healing)

4.0 0 x
Perth based burns surgeon Fiona Wood talks to Geraldine Doogue about the power of the place she nominates as her sacred space - the operating theatre.
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