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Coast Australia
Season 2: Ep: 1 "Victoria"
In this exploration of Australia’s spectacular coastline, host Neil Oliver is joined by a team of local experts who will dig deep into its archaeology, geography and marine life.
Episodes
Ep 1
Victoria
Watch Until May 23, 4:00am
Ep 2
South Australia
Watch Until May 30, 4:00am
Ep 3
Northern New South Wales
Watch Until June 6, 4:00am
Ep 4
South Western Australia
Watch April 27, 4:00am
Ep 5
Torres Strait
Watch May 4, 4:00am
Ep 6
Norfolk Island
Watch May 11, 4:00am
Ep 7
Southern New South Wales
Watch May 18, 4:00am
Ep 8
Pilbara
Watch May 25, 4:00am
Victoria
Neil visits the isolated island known as Skull Rock. At Cheviot Beach, Alice recounts the fateful day Australia lost its Prime Minister to these waters. (1 of 8)
South Australia
Emma dives deep into the underwater caverns of the Limestone Coast. Neil examines new archaeological evidence of a wild fur trade on remote Kangaroo Island. (2 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Mon Apr 30, 4:00am
Northern New South Wales
Neil unearths the surprisingly dirty history of much-loved Byron Bay, while Tim uncovers the world's longest recorded unbroken raft journey. (3 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Mon May 7, 4:00am
South Western Australia
Neil learns of the professional triumph and personal tragedy behind the construction of Fremantle Harbour. Emma heads to Cockburn Sound to explore the world's first fully-submerged, large-scale wave energy conversion project. (4 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Fri Apr 27, 4:00am
Mon May 14, 4:00am
Torres Strait
Neil arrives on Horn Island to uncover the role of Australia's only indigenous battalion, a World War II fighting force of Torres Strait Islanders. On Yam and Tudu Islands, Tim is on the trail of fearsome headhunters, while Alice joins an unusual border patrol on Saibai Island. (5 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Fri May 4, 4:00am
Mon May 21, 4:00am
Norfolk Island
On Mount Bates, Emma uncovers the role of the island in the birth of radio astronomy, and Brendan explores the dangerous job of unloading vital supplies on an island without a harbour. (6 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Fri May 11, 4:00am
Mon May 28, 4:00am
Southern New South Wales
In Callala Bay, Tim uncovers the life-saving properties of seaweed. On Gabo Island, Emma witnesses a secret method for growing unusual pearls in wild abalone. (7 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Fri May 18, 4:00am
Pilbara
Emma travels to Dampier to dig into the world's largest solar salt operation, and Tim explores the highest concentration of rock art in the world. At Cape Keraudren, Neil revisits the scene of a scientific expedition to prove Einstein's Theory of Relativity. (8 of 8)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Fri May 25, 4:00am