- Directed by Rachel Perkins, a Canberra-set drama with the working title of Black B*tch will star Rachel Griffiths as the prime minister, who appoints an Indigenous woman (Deborah Mailman) to the senate in a cynical political move that might just blow up in her face.
- Meanwhile, Will Australia Ever Have a Black Prime Minister? is a documentary that looks at the hurdles for Indigienous people wanting to represent the nation politically.
- New factual programming includes Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds and Love on the Spectrum.
- Documentaries Mystify, which tells the story of Michael Hutchence, and Backburning: Midnight Oil will appeal to fans of Australian rock, while Magical Land of Oz, which will be narrated by Barry Humphries, will look at our country's overall history.