Australian Story

A selection of longform TV work for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s prime time Australian Story program.

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Final Call

Outback nurse Gayle Woodford was on call alone at night in the remote South Australian community of Fregon when a man came to her door asking for Panadol.

Three days later Gayle's body was discovered in a shallow bush grave. Her death ignited a debate about working conditions for remote area nurses.

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Out of the Woods

From a homeless alcoholic living in the wild to academic success, Out of the Woods tells the inspiring story of forest-dweller Gregory Smith.

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 Elisha Rose's collection of old newspaper clippings and letters from her father. Perth, Australia.

Balancing the Scales

Elisha Rose has lived with the shame and stigma of her father’s actions since she was 13 years old.

She maintained a bubble of anonymity for years, until one day a phone call from an author changed everything.

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Playing With Fire

Labor Senator Sam Dastyari was a rising star in the halls of The Australian parliament.

But when news broke that he had asked a business with links to the Chinese Government to pay an office travel bill, the Senator became embroiled in a scandal which ultimately cost him his spot on the Opposition Frontbench.