Oskayak Down Under

Fundraising Event

The students continue with fund-raising activities, including putting together a large school event that will feature the Bionic Bannock Boys and establishing online contact with their peers in Australia and New Zealand. Finally, we go with the class in the air to New Zealand, many of which have never been on a plane before.
  • program length: 22 minutes
  • episode #103

Wednesday, September 18 at 1:30 am on 12.2

additional airdates

  • Wednesday, August 7 at 1:30 am on 12.2

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series description

This six part series will follows a group of students as they plan and work to finance a trip to Australia and New Zealand. The students are pupils of Oskayak High School in Saskatoon, a high school that has a large percentage of aboriginal students. Poverty, racism and brushes with the law are challenges in their young lives. With this background they plan to take a class trip to New Zealand and Australia. Its a brave plan and we will follow them as they carry it out and make the trip of their lifetime.