First Contact

September 2018
52:07

Season 2 Episode 3

Expired 4.0 9 x
In this final episode of First Contact season two, the group finds themselves at the West Kimberley Regional Prison to experience what life is like in an Aboriginal prison. As night falls, they have a decision to make. A cell is available. Who in the group will take up the offering of joining the 10,000 Indigenous people l...
54:03

Season 2 Episode 2

Expired 4.0 7 x
Ray Martin takes a group of six well-known Australians with diverse, deeply entrenched preconceptions and opinions about our nation's Indigenous people on a journey into Aboriginal Australia when First Contact returns for a brand new season, over three big nights. In this episode, the group heads due south towards the tiny...
August 2018
51:10

Season 2 Episode 1

Expired 3.0 9 x
Ray Martin takes a group of six well-known Australians with diverse, deeply intrenched preconceptions and opinions about our nation's Indigenous people on a journey into Aboriginal Australia when First Contact returns for a brand new season over three big nights. The participants are singer-songwriter Natalie Imbruglia, ex...
November 2014
52:19

S1 Ep3

Expired 3.8 214 x
After almost three weeks immersed into Aboriginal Australia, the group is about to face their most confronting experience yet. They are taken to Roebourne Regional Prison to discover what life is like on the inside. Coming face to face with Aboriginal prisoners splits the group in two. Ray Martin arrives at the prison and ...

Concludes tonight - promo

Expired 3.3 59 x
First Contact is a landmark documentary series that will shine a light on this deep divide by taking a group of six non-Indigenous people, from different walks of life and with strong and varied opinions, and immersing them into Aboriginal Australia for the first time. Premieres 8.30pm Tuesday 18 November SBS ONE & NITV. C...
53:54

S1 Ep2

Expired 3.7 173 x
The group arrives on Elcho Island where around 2,500 Aboriginal people live in some of the most deprived conditions in the western world. The six are shocked but in amongst the helplessness, there’s hope. Next in Alice Springs, Ray Martin directs the travellers to join a night patrol service which helps the drunk and vulne...

Concludes tomorrow - promo

Expired 3.0 45 x
First Contact is a landmark documentary series that will shine a light on this deep divide by taking a group of six non-Indigenous people, from different walks of life and with strong and varied opinions, and immersing them into Aboriginal Australia for the first time. Premieres 8.30pm Tuesday 18 November SBS ONE & NITV. C...
52:41

S1 Ep1

Expired 4.3 380 x
The six participants are brought to the heart of Aboriginal Australia - Uluru. Waiting for the group is award winning journalist, Ray Martin. Ray reveals to the group that they will spend the next 24 hours hosted by Aboriginal families in a place where more Indigenous people live than just about anywhere else in Australia ...

Insight - promo

Expired 3.0 62 x
First Contact is a landmark documentary series that will shine a light on this deep divide by taking a group of six non-Indigenous people, from different walks of life and with strong and varied opinions, and immersing them into Aboriginal Australia for the first time. Premieres 8.30pm Tuesday 18 November SBS ONE & NITV. C...

Promo

Expired 3.0 54 x
First Contact is a landmark documentary series that will shine a light on this deep divide by taking a group of six non-Indigenous people, from different walks of life and with strong and varied opinions, and immersing them into Aboriginal Australia for the first time. Premieres 8.30pm Tuesday 18 November SBS ONE & NITV. C...
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