FREEDOM STORIES

BushTV Goes Inside and Creates World’s First Prison Run TV Channel  Already a disadvantaged group in Australia, Aboriginal people’s mental health suffers badly when they are imprisoned. Up to 93% of Aboriginal detainees have some form of mental illness. With an alarming 80% Indigenous prison populations in many northern Australian prisons something radical needs to be done about First Australian prison populations and recidivism. Freedom Stories was a  pilot partnership with the …continue…

Stories or Origin

Firstly…thanks for your support and being a part of a little community that could! And thanks to your valued liking and sharing, and commenting and subscribing and donating, I have been able to produce hundreds of stories about hundreds of amazing people for clients and broadcasters all around Australia! Ironically the story of origin (or why I started BushTV) is probably the only reason you are reading this and why BushTV …continue…

ONCE IN A LIFETIME TRIP : Remote Turtle Research Camp

There are limited spots available for families groups, researchers, keen photographers and doco makers and anyone after the trip of a lifetime! JOIN US…. BushTV is attending the annual West Island Turtle Camp near Borroloola in the NT.  The camp has been running for 12 years now and over this time the Rangers  have collected and collated some invaluable data on Wundanyuka (sea turtles); primarily Wirndiwirndi (flatbacks – Natator depressus) and sometimes Malurrba …continue…

UNTOLD STORIES – NAIDOC 2014

Over 1000 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders fought for Australia in World War 1. They rode in the Light Horse: they climbed the slopes of Gallipoli – they fought and died in the trenches on the Western Front. But their first battle was fought well before they left the shores of Australia. Their first battle was simply to get a chance to serve their country. Untold Stories is finally here …continue…

WANTED – ARMCHAIR EXPEDITIONERS FOR 21 DAY BUSHTV ROAD TRIP

Hey crew, who wants to come on an ‘armchair expedition’ with me? Shortly I’m going on a 21 day road trip starting in Rockhampton going to Winton then Borroloola and then Injinoo in Cape York and you’re invited to enjoy it from the comfort of your office chair …or even better your armchair! To get the full story and amazing pics and vids sign up here to our enews and keep …continue…

BushTV – A digital creative agency for businesses in the bush!

Did you know BushTV is a full service digital creative agency creating branded and messaged media and marketing content for our clients across regional and remote Australia. I started BushTV 10 years ago to produce quality  productions and we have since become leaders in multimedia storytelling. We produce corporate videos, websites, social media sites and help clients create active online communities. I enjoy helping clients with branding and strategic communications. …continue…

Behind the Scenes : Borroloola Trip

Hey BushTV crew I wanted to write a little story about my current road trip and time here in Borroloola and share some pics from the road with you. I drove from Rocky last week and stopped in at Barcaldine to see friends and develop a youth arts project called BARCIE ZOMBIE ROADKILL MOVIE. We had our meeting at the Barcie drags! Thanks to young local Broodie who came along …continue…

Halls Creek girls build a ‘beautiful tomorrow’

A powerful story about friendship, loss and finding strength has won the inaugural “tomorrowgirl” short story competition, which is open to high school girls from remote Indigenous communities. The story was written by 14-year-old Shania Willett from Halls Creek in Western Australia. Entrants to the competition were asked to submit stories of at least 500 words on the theme of “my beautiful tomorrow”. The competition attracted a strong response from …continue…

Singing for a New Dreaming: Evolution of Shane Howard’s ‘Solid Rock’ by BushTV Creative June Perkins

Shane Howard, Irish Australian song-writer of ‘Solid Rock,’ and founder of Goanna, has spent a life time trying to understand and distil the collective Australian story. This journey has been because he strongly believes songs have great power to make a ‘new dreaming,’ for Australia. “If it’s a song of great power in the contemporary popular era it might filter through and become part of the traditional culture for a …continue…

HUNGRY TO CREATE? Then Become a BushTV Creative Today!!

Telling stories and making the world a better place is way of life for me and it also pays the bills! How do I do it? Well the answer is really simple. Every day I turn my creative ideas into project realities which are mostly cultural projects in remote Australia. Maybe you have an idea about a social change startup or a business or creative project but you don’t know …continue…