SBS Documentaries

SBS Documentaries

Africa to Australia

This interactive documentary tells the stories of African immigrants and refugees living in Australia and their struggles and successes in shaping - and being shaped by - Australian society.

First Australians

First Australians chronicles the birth of contemporary Australia as never told before, from the perspective of its first people. First Australians explores what unfolds when the oldest living culture in the world is overrun by the world's greatest empire.

How Far We've Come

This website explores the lives of refugees in Australia over time - they first told us their stories up to 25 years ago. Now we tracked them down to find out what happened since.


Explore the stories and lives of dozens of remarkable immigrants -- and their descendants -- in this immersive interactive documentary about the building of multicultural Australia.


Learn more about the architects of Australia’s immigration policies and the people and places those policies affected.

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