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What’s On TV? Monday 30 January – Sunday 5 February

What’s On TV? Monday 30 January – Sunday 5 February

27 January 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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 Chinese Language Hoopla Doopla! Episodes on ABC ME

Chinese Language Hoopla Doopla! Episodes on ABC ME

25 January 2017

With Chinese language versions of Hoopla Doopla! episodes screening on ABC ME (formerly ABC3) in February, it will be a Happy New Year for primary teachers of Chinese! 

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Coming Soon: Little Lunch Graduation Special

Coming Soon: Little Lunch Graduation Special

15 December 2016

Little Lunch: The Nightmare Before Graduation premieres December 23 at 6PM on ABCME. The Graduation episode is the last of two specials screened this year. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 19 December – Sunday 25 December

What’s On TV? Monday 19 December – Sunday 25 December

13 December 2016

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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Three series nominated for Kidscreen 2017!

Three series nominated for Kidscreen 2017!

7 December 2016

Three ACTF-supported programs have received nominations for the 2017 Kidscreen Awards.

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Balloon Barnyard Bursts Into Action!

Balloon Barnyard Bursts Into Action!

2 December 2016

The upcoming Disney pre-school series kicked off their official launch party with a few special guests. 

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Helen Coonan Joins The Board Of The ACTF.

Helen Coonan Joins The Board Of The ACTF.

30 November 2016

The Hon Helen Coonan, former Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts, has joined the Board of the Australian Children’s Television Foundation (ACTF).

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What’s On TV? Monday 5 December – Friday 9 December

What’s On TV? Monday 5 December – Friday 9 December

29 November 2016

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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Little Lunch App: A Teacher's Guide Wins ATOM Award

Little Lunch App: A Teacher's Guide Wins ATOM Award

28 November 2016

The Little Lunch App Teacher’s Guide was announced the winner of the Best Educational eBook Award at the 2016 ATOM Awards. 

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Little Lunch App Wins SPA Award

Little Lunch App Wins SPA Award

18 November 2016

The Little Lunch App has won the Screen Producers Australia (SPA) Award for “Best Interactive or Game Production of the Year”.

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Little Lunch Receives CICFF Award

Little Lunch Receives CICFF Award

17 November 2016

Mockumentary series Little Lunch has taken out an award at the 33rd Annual Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF).

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

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

16 November 2016

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. 

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Little Lunch Parliamentary Screening Sheds Light On Big Issues in Australian Kids TV

Little Lunch Parliamentary Screening Sheds Light On Big Issues in Australian Kids TV

4 November 2016

The ACTF is in Canberra on Tuesday this week hosting a special screening of the Little Lunch Halloween and Christmas specials. 

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Screen Content in Australian Education: Research Report Released

Screen Content in Australian Education: Research Report Released

3 November 2016

The ACTF has partnered with the ABC, SBS, Screen Australia and the Queensland University of Technology to help produce one of the most in‑depth studies into the distribution and use of screen media in education ever conducted in Australia. 

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

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

2 November 2016

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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Nominations for International Kids Emmy and Kids BAFTA!

Nominations for International Kids Emmy and Kids BAFTA!

24 October 2016

Two ACTF supported series have been nominated for prestigious international awards this week. 

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Danny Katz and Mitch Vane on Little Lunch

Danny Katz and Mitch Vane on Little Lunch

24 October 2016

On Thursday October 20, author Danny Katz and illustrator Mitch Vane shared their experiences in creating the Little Lunch book series, and how they turned their books into the popular TV series that followed. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 24 October – Sunday 30 October

What’s On TV? Monday 24 October – Sunday 30 October

24 October 2016

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. 

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Coming Soon: Little Lunch Halloween Special!

Coming Soon: Little Lunch Halloween Special!

13 October 2016

The much-loved class of Little Lunch is back for a spook-tacular special this Halloween on ABCME. 

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Little Lunch Author & Illustrator Webinar - Fully Subscribed

Little Lunch Author & Illustrator Webinar - Fully Subscribed

13 October 2016

School registrations for our Oct 20 webinar with Danny Katz and Mitch Vane were exhausted in record time. Did you miss out and still want to watch the webinar?

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