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What’s On TV? Monday 22 January – Sunday 28 January.

What’s On TV? Monday 22 January – Sunday 28 January.

18 January 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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What’s On TV? Monday 8 January – Sunday 14 January

What’s On TV? Monday 8 January – Sunday 14 January

8 January 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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What’s On TV? Monday 18 December – Sunday 24 December

What’s On TV? Monday 18 December – Sunday 24 December

14 December 2017

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 Education Highlights: 2017

ACTF Education Highlights: 2017

6 December 2017

Connecting students to actors, directors, scriptwriters and producers via our webinars, as well as providing teachers with professional learning opportunities and quality curriculum resources were just some of our 2017 highlights. 2018 promises to be even more exciting.

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Little Lunch (Specials) the Best Children’s Program in Australia for 2017

Little Lunch (Specials) the Best Children’s Program in Australia for 2017

4 December 2017

Little Lunch – The Specials has taken home the 'Best Children’s Television Series' at the 2017 AACTA Awards today.

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Award-winning Little J and Big Cuz Supports the Transition to School

Award-winning Little J and Big Cuz Supports the Transition to School

4 December 2017

Calling all Foundation / Prep teachers! Are you looking for resources to help your 2018 students learn about life at primary school? Check out Little J and Big Cuz

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Who Got Funding at the ACTF Board Meeting?

Who Got Funding at the ACTF Board Meeting?

30 November 2017

A bumper slate of new and exciting future projects were approved for script development funding at the ACTF board meeting last week.

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Little Lunch Special Receives CICFF Award

Little Lunch Special Receives CICFF Award

29 November 2017

A special episode of Gristmill mockumentary series Little Lunch has received a top prize at Chicago’s International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF).

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MY:24 Series and Support Materials – Free in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

MY:24 Series and Support Materials – Free in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

29 November 2017

ACTF Education is excited to announce that Victorian teachers and students with log in access to the state’s FUSE portal can now access the complete MY:24 series, along with support materials mapped to the Victorian Curriculum.

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Parkfield PS Wins 2017 Little Lunch App Competition

Parkfield PS Wins 2017 Little Lunch App Competition

28 November 2017

Heidi Arena (Mrs Gonsha) from Little Lunch has judged Parkfield Primary School in Western Australia as this year’s winners of the Little Lunch App Competition.

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What’s On TV? Monday 4 December – Sunday 10 December

What’s On TV? Monday 4 December – Sunday 10 December

27 November 2017

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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More Awards

More Awards

23 November 2017

Produced by Gristmill, the Little Lunch special 'The Nightmare Before Graduation' recently won the Japan Prize for Best Primary Series, and is also a finalist in the Kids TV Movie/Mini-Series category at the upcoming 6th International Emmy Kids Awards, with the winners to be announced in April next year. 

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Come Visit the ACTF at ATF

Come Visit the ACTF at ATF

23 November 2017

The ACTF will join forces next week with ABC Commercial, Beyond Distribution, Escapade Media and Fred Media at the Australia Pavillion at the Asian Television Forum (ATF), Singapore.  

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USA’s FNX Acquires ACTF-Supported Indigenous Series

USA’s FNX Acquires ACTF-Supported Indigenous Series

23 November 2017

Following the ACTF’s visit to Cannes trade festival MIPCOM, USA broadcaster First Nations Experience (FNX) has acquired a series of ACTF-supported Indigenous titles. 

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Little Lunch Series and Resources Available in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

Little Lunch Series and Resources Available in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

16 November 2017

ACTF Education is excited to announce that Victorian teachers and students with log in access to the state’s FUSE portal can now access all 26 Little Lunch episodes, along with support materials mapped to the Victorian Curriculum. 

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ACTF content for school transitions… including a giveaway!

ACTF content for school transitions… including a giveaway!

16 November 2017

With the end of the school year fast approaching, many teachers are seeking resources that help students process the transition to a new year level or school, such as the Little Lunch graduation special

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ATOM Queensland State Conference: Looking Forward

ATOM Queensland State Conference: Looking Forward

16 November 2017

As part of our ongoing outreach to educators across the country, the ACTF Education team recently presented at the 2017 ATOM Queensland State Conference.

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Little Lunch App Competition -  2017 Finalists Announced

Little Lunch App Competition - 2017 Finalists Announced

14 November 2017

Congratulations to the students from Kingsford Smith School (ACT), Ingle Farm East Primary School (SA), Parkfield Primary School (WA) and Wooloowin State School (QLD) for being short-listed as finalists in the 2017 competition. 

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Little Lunch, Mustangs FC Nominated for 2017 AACTA Award

Little Lunch, Mustangs FC Nominated for 2017 AACTA Award

10 November 2017

ACTF-supported series Little Lunch and Mustangs FC have received nominations in the 2017 Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards.

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What’s On TV? Monday 13 November – Sunday 19 November

What’s On TV? Monday 13 November – Sunday 19 November

9 November 2017

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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