Compass

May 2018
28:00

Season 32, Episode 12 (Can A Scientist Believe?)

3.0 5 x
Kumi Taguchi explores if and how it's possible to reconcile faith with science.
30:00

Season 32, Episode 11 (Tashi And The Monk)

3.0 7 x
A student of the Dalai Lama creates a remarkable community for abandoned children in the foothills of the Himalayas, with no higher purpose than giving its young members the joys of childhood. Tashi is the newest arrival.
27:00

Season 32, Episode 10 (Heal Me In The Name Of Jesus)

4.0 5 x
An Australian faith healer claims he can cure people of their disabilities. Emily Yates, a wheelchair user, attends a session to see if his claims are true.
April 2018
27:00

Season 32, Episode 9 (Sacred Space - Eddie Ayres)

4.0 9 x
The second in an occasional series with Geraldine Doogue. This time, writer, broadcaster and musician Eddie Ayres is remarkably candid about his transgender identity and the power of music in his life.
29:00

Season 32, Episode 8 (Echoes Of My Ancestors)

3.0 11 x
Australian Armenian Shahane Bekarian discovers a treasure trove of archival interviews that include his grandfather. What he learns from survivors who escaped to Australia forces him to confront his own cultural inheritance.
30:00

Season 31, Episode 7 (Modern Prophets: The Writer)

3.0 6 x
In the first of a three part series 'Modern Prophets', Geraldine Doogue interviews writer Tim Winton, a deep thinker whose life has been underpinned by his faith and commitment to making a difference.
29:00

Season 32, Episode 7 (Flying Solo (part 2))

3.0 3 x
Tracie challenges Tom to get his act together while Digby must juggle the demands of preparing for an exhibition while pursuing his plans to live independently.
30:00

Season 31, Episode 26 (The Staffroom (part 3))

3.0 0 x
Jane Caro digs deeper into the personal toll that life in the classroom has taken on our teachers. We see how handling difficult students can erode the periodic satisfaction gained by making a difference in a child's life.
29:00

Season 32, Episode 6 (Flying Solo (part 1))

3.0 3 x
3 people with Down syndrome take their first strides towards independence. Digby Webster is a talented artist who wants to live alone, Tom Elenor wants stardom & Tracie Sammut is an award-winning actress who wants to teach.
30:00

Season 31, Episode 25 (The Staffroom (part 2))

4.0 5 x
Jane Caro busts some myths about life as a teacher & reveals the pressure most teachers are under. This includes an overwhelming amount of marking & paperwork to the challenges of managing student behaviour. (Part 2 of 3)
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