True Stories

2020
12:00

Season 1, Episode 7 (Grace Darling)

3.0 2 x
Grace Darling tells the story of her life as a lighthouse keeper's daughter, and describes the night she and her father rowed out in their tiny boat to save nine sailors from drowning.
13:00

Season 1, Episode 6 (Harriett Tubman)

3.0 2 x
Harriet Tubman tells the story of her life. She shows us how she escaped slavery and then went back to help others escape too.
13:00

Season 1, Episode 1 (Florence Nightingale)

3.0 6 x
Florence Nightingale tells the story of her life and the drama shows how she grew up to become a nurse in the Crimean War.
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44:00

Crayfish Murder

3.0 4 x
A look into the mysterious death of scientist Jeffrey Brooks. While police concluded he shot himself by accident, his family believe he was murdered.
45:00

Ashley Coulston

3.0 9 x
Ashley Coulston was an adventurer, a person who craved attention and fame. As you'll see in this major investigation, Coulston may go down as Australia's worst-ever serial killer and rapist.
34:00

Death Row Mum

4.0 13 x
A look at Lisa Cunningham, the first Australian woman in US history to face the death penalty. She faces execution by lethal injection over the murder of her stepdaughter.
44:00

Brenda Lin

4.0 13 x
Brenda Lin, the sole survivor of a massacre by her uncle, confronts the awful truth of what happened to her family and why.
50:00

Operation Pendennis

4.0 27 x
A look at Operation Pendennis, the largest counter-terrorism operation on Australian soil. Hear from all of the main players in the investigation, including then Prime Minister John Howard.
46:00

Wanda Beach Murders

Expired 3.0 11 x
An expose on the man who committed the Wanda Beach Murders. Two women. who escaped almost certain death at his hands, help police solve the great murder mystery.
11:00

Season 1, Episode 2 (Isambard Kingdom Brunel)

3.0 6 x
Isambard Kingdom Brunel tells the story of his life. The drama shows how he became an engineer and tunnelled through Box Hill to build the Great Western Railway.
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