What’s On TV? Monday 7 October – Sunday 13 October
Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. Visit our guide for more information about what’s on free-to-air and pay TV.
MONDAY: Little Lunch on ABC iView
Little Lunch tackles the big issues in the playground. Who gets to go on the monkey bars? Who gets to join whose club? Who gets Mrs Gonsha off the top of the slide pole, when she gets stuck? Little Lunch tells stories that may seem small to adults, but loom large for kids.
TUESDAY: Bushwhacked! – Series 1, 3.54PM on NITV
Tasmanian Devil – Cradle Mountain, Tasmania
Deep in the wilds of Cradle Mountain National Park lurks the notorious Tasmanian Devil. With the help of a local ‘Devil Whisperer’, Kayne and Brandon track down a den inhabited by a feisty Devil family to complete their mission of giving one of Australia’s most cantankerous animals a kiss! They also explore the area on quad bikes, and Brandon tempts Kayne with some local bush tucker specialties.
WEDNESDAY: Waabiny Time – Series 1, 9.30AM on NITV
Moorditj walang, good health is about looking after our bodies every day. It's solid koolangka!
Also catch: Hoopla Doopla!, 10.50AM on ABC2 and Bushwhacked! – Series 1, 3.54PM on NITV.
THURSDAY: Hoopla Doopla!,10.50AM on ABC2
Bop And The Clock
Bop's job is to wind the town clock before everyone wakes up. One day, he decides to move the clock forward, so his friends wake up earlier (and morning tea will be earlier), but everyone in Hoopla relies on the clock being on time.
Also catch: Waabiny Time – Series 1, 9.30AM on NITV and Bushwhacked! – Series 1, 3.54PM on NITV
This is a film about 12-year-old girls, made by 12-year-old girls, for 12-year-old girls, or anyone that has been a 12-year-old girl, or will be a 12-year-old girl, or wishes they were a 12-year-old girl.
A Field Guide to Being a 12-Year Old Girl is one of four films in the ‘International Day of the Girl Collection’ - a compilation of short films that explore pivotal and challenging moments in the lives of 12-year old girls.
Also catch: Waabiny Time – Series 1, 9.30AM on NITV; Hoopla Doopla! 10.50AM on ABC2 and Bushwhacked! – Series 1, 3.54PM on NITV.
SATURDAY: The Unlisted on ABC iView
Twelve-year-old identical twins Dru and Kal discover that the world’s wealthiest individuals have created a secret society named The Infinity Group, who plan to impose global control over the world’s youth.
Also catch: Waabiny Time – Series 1, 9.30AM on NITV.
SUNDAY: Dance Academy – Series 3 on ABC iView
Tara and her friends are now seniors at the Academy, and no one can forget for a second that the Company is watching.
It will be a nail-biting chase to the finish line, to see who will be offered a contract and finally achieve what they have been working towards for so long… and who will have to find a new dream. If Second Year broke your heart, this is the year that will lift you up and prove it is in risking everything, failing spectacularly and then starting again, that you will become extraordinary.
Tara and her friends began their training as kids, with a lot to learn about dancing, life and themselves. This year will prepare them to say goodbye to their school days forever, and go out into the world as resilient, courageous dancers and young adults who are ready for anything.
Also catch: Hoopla Doopla!, 10.50AM on ABC2.