Tony Robinson Down Under

Tony Robinson Down Under (2012)

From the first sighting by a wayward buccaneer (1688) all the way through to the Sydney Olympics, Australia has been influenced by many cultures. Now Tony Robinson brings his distinctive passion for storytelling and discovery to reveal some astonishing quirks of history on the island continent.

Tony Robinson

Series, 2012, Documentary, Historical


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Wednesday, February 5

7:30pm

Tony Robinson Down Under ‘Still Stroppy Beggars’

SBS

Tony Robinson Down Under

'Still Stroppy Beggars'

SBS, 7:30pm, Wed, 5 Feb 2020, 60 minutes

REPEAT

In the final episode of Tony's exploration, he looks at the legacy of 222 years of British settlement. How did the country founded as a penal colony grow into a nation, and where are its loyalties today? Tony goes to the true birthplace of The Ashes, helps re-create the first powered flight by an Australian, goes on a legal Fox Hunt, takes a spin with invention buff James O'Loughlin in the first model Ute, retraces The Dismissal with cartoonist Warren Brown, and interrogates former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd about his convict past.

Tony Robinson

Series, 2012, Australia, English, Documentary, Historical, Season 1 Episode 6


Tony Robinson Down Under ‘Still Stroppy Beggars’

SBS HD

Tony Robinson Down Under

'Still Stroppy Beggars'

SBS HD, 7:30pm, Wed, 5 Feb 2020, 60 minutes

REPEAT

In the final episode of Tony's exploration, he looks at the legacy of 222 years of British settlement. How did the country founded as a penal colony grow into a nation, and where are its loyalties today? Tony goes to the true birthplace of The Ashes, helps re-create the first powered flight by an Australian, goes on a legal Fox Hunt, takes a spin with invention buff James O'Loughlin in the first model Ute, retraces The Dismissal with cartoonist Warren Brown, and interrogates former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd about his convict past.

Tony Robinson

Series, 2012, Australia, English, Documentary, Historical, Season 1 Episode 6


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