Compass

2017
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Season 31, Episode 24 (The Staffroom (part 1))

3.0 9 x
In this new three-part series three high schools give Compass unfettered access to their classrooms & staffrooms to find out what makes teachers tick. Presenter Jane Caro goes behind the scenes into teachers 'sacred spaces'.
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Season 31, Episode 23 (Cold Hands Warm Hearts)

3.0 5 x
On the coldest day of the year, hundreds of volunteers gather at Sydney Town Hall to welcome homeless people as guests for the day & provide a range of services including dental & medical care, lunch, clothing & free hugs.
29:00

Season 31, Episode 22 (Out Of Egypt: The Copts)

3.0 5 x
The Copts are one of the oldest forms of Christianity & their religious practices differ significantly to other Christian denominations. Two new Coptic priests share their journey as they are chosen by their congregation.
28:00

Season 31, Episode 21 (The Secret Of The Universe)

3.0 12 x
In 2015 the badly decomposed body of a man was discovered in County Wicklow, Ireland. Regarded as an eccentric who shunned society, he built his remote dwelling which revealed extraordinary insights into the man & his world.
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Season 31, Episode 20 (Ike's Conversion)

3.0 2 x
Ike Curtis looks like a typical Melburnian. He's into music, studies at uni & barracks for AFL team Richmond. But at 20 he's about to complete a long-held dream to become an Orthodox Jew. Compass joins Ike on his journey.
28:00

Season 31, Episode 19 (Team Australia)

3.0 5 x
What does it mean to be Australian? What are Australian values? Five passionate individuals from a variety of backgrounds agree to a "lock in" at a pub with a mission to come up with their own list of questions.
29:00

Season 31, Episode 18 (The Bush Preachers)

4.0 6 x
As Hermannsburg Mission celebrates its 140th anniversary in the 500th year of the Lutheran Church, it continues the tradition of holding open air bush camps for pastors.
29:00

Season 30, Episode 17 (The Moral Compass Cleverman Special)

3.0 2 x
In a Compass special, Geraldine Doogue explores the indigenous spiritual elements underpinning the groundbreaking ABC drama Cleverman with series creator Ryan Griffen, director Leah Purcell, Stan Grant & Dr Frances Wyld.
28:00

Season 31, Episode 17 (Ethically Challenged)

3.0 4 x
An Australian family try to redefine the way they live, making ethical choices about how they travel & what they eat. Natasha Mitchell joins the Easthorpes as they grapple with the decisions & challenges of ethical living.
30:00

Season 31, Episode 16 (The Troublesome Priest)

3.0 9 x
Anglican priest Rod Bower is well known for the controversial signs he puts up outside the Gosford Church. But there's a lot more to this compassionate man, whose commitment to social justice has made him a major target.
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