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What’s On TV? Monday 21 May – Sunday 27 May

What’s On TV? Monday 21 May – Sunday 27 May

14 May 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week.

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Kanopy Adds New ACTF Titles

Kanopy Adds New ACTF Titles

9 May 2018

Streaming site Kanopy has added a range of ACTF titles, including Little LunchMortified, Dance Academy and more.

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Developing Historical Knowledge, Concepts and Skills with the MY:24 App

Developing Historical Knowledge, Concepts and Skills with the MY:24 App

9 May 2018

The short-form MY:24 episodes and related app can be used in a variety of ways to develop and demonstrate historical knowledge, concepts and skills in middle years classrooms.

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Announcing the 2018 My Place Competition

Announcing the 2018 My Place Competition

9 May 2018

Who could live in the My Place house in 2018? Your students can share their imaginative thoughts in our short story contest for primary students in Years 3-6. 

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New Screenrights Cultural Fund Launches

New Screenrights Cultural Fund Launches

8 May 2018

Screenrights has launched a fund to support innovative new projects which will foster the creation and appreciation of screen content in Australia and New Zealand. This year the theme of the Fund is “Education”. Applications are open until 6th July.

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Fiona Banks wins ADG Director’s Award for Mustangs FC

Fiona Banks wins ADG Director’s Award for Mustangs FC

8 May 2018

Mustangs FC’s Fiona Banks has won the Esben Storm Award for Best Direction of a Children’s TV or SVOD Drama at the 2018 ADG Awards.

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What’s On TV? Monday 7 May – Sunday 13 May

What’s On TV? Monday 7 May – Sunday 13 May

2 May 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week.

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Places Filling Fast for Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Places Filling Fast for Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

26 April 2018

There’s still time to secure your spot in our series of comedy scriptwriting workshops for schools Australia-wide.

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ACTF Content in Your Classroom

ACTF Content in Your Classroom

26 April 2018

We would love to know how you have incorporated our content and resources in your planning and teaching, and how we can best support you in the classroom.

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My Place for Teachers – Enhanced Video Clips

My Place for Teachers – Enhanced Video Clips

26 April 2018

The My Place for Teachers website now provides higher-quality video clips that can be viewed on all devices, including IOS and Android tablets and smart phones.

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What’s On TV? Monday 30 April – Friday 6 May

What’s On TV? Monday 30 April – Friday 6 May

23 April 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week.

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Mustangs FC Cast on Getting Involved in the Series

Mustangs FC Cast on Getting Involved in the Series

20 April 2018

In a new YouTube clip, check out why being involved in Mustangs FC was so important to Emmanuelle Mattana (Marnie), Ashleigh Marshall (Liv), Molly Broadstock (Bella) and Gemma Chua-Tran (Anusha).

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Meet Mrs Gonsha with ACMI and the ACTF

Meet Mrs Gonsha with ACMI and the ACTF

19 April 2018

Want to learn more about Heidi Arena, a.k.a Mrs Gonsha from Little Lunch? Register for ACMI Education's upcoming ‘Meet the Makers’ videoconference for schools! 

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New Education Package for ANZAC Day

New Education Package for ANZAC Day

19 April 2018

The ACTF has compiled a range of engaging educational content related to ANZAC Day.

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Registrations Open for Scriptwriting Workshops with ACMI

Registrations Open for Scriptwriting Workshops with ACMI

19 April 2018

Delivered in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and generously supported by the Victorian Department of Education and Training, our popular virtual scriptwriting workshops are aimed at Year 5 and 6 students.

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New Little Lunch Books in Stock

New Little Lunch Books in Stock

19 April 2018

Great news for Little Lunch fans: the two most recent books in the series are now available in the ACTF Education shop. 

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Kids’ Live Action Shines at MIPTV

Kids’ Live Action Shines at MIPTV

18 April 2018

Despite days of rain descending on Cannes’ MIPTV international trade market, children’s live action programming had serious time in the sun.

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Women Leading the Way in Awards Nominations

Women Leading the Way in Awards Nominations

16 April 2018

It’s been a great week of big announcements and events for local children’s TV.

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What’s On TV? Monday 16 April – Friday 20 April

What’s On TV? Monday 16 April – Friday 20 April

15 April 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week.

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ACTF at MIPTV

ACTF at MIPTV

27 March 2018

The ACTF’s International Sales Managers, Roberta Di Vito and Tim Hegarty, will be attending MIPTV in Cannes from April 9th to 12th.

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