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Now on Netflix: higher prices, limited content, angry customers

Australian customers are irate with global streaming service Netflix, after it confirmed a significant price hike for local subscriptions....

29th June 2017

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Not drowning, waiving as Fifield tosses a TV lifeline

SHARES in Australia’s free-to-air TV broadcasters have surged after the federal government waived their licence...

28th June 2017

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Regulators catch up with Google

Comparison shopping may not be the centre of the universe but today’s $3.6 billion fine levied against Google by...

28th June 2017

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Meet the COMMON SENSE Cast

Ahead of the highly anticipated premiere of Common Sense next week, Foxtel and TEN have released further details about the cast featured in the new fly-on-the-wall observational series from the creators of Gogglebox.

28th June 2017

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Foxtel On Demand in July:  Game of Thrones season 7 arrives

More than 16,000 titles of incredible TV and movies, including Game of Thrones seasons 1-7, available to watch On Demand.

28th June 2017

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Media rules ‘utterly outdated’, says Malcolm Turnbull

Malcolm Turnbull has called on the Senate to introduce “21st-century” media laws and warned hundreds of jobs are at...

28th June 2017

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Foxtel Kids App - What to watch these winter school holidays

With the winter school holidays just around the corner, the Award-winning Foxtel Kids App has something to keep every kid entertained.

26th June 2017

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FOXTEL MAGAZINE - July Issue

July issue of the magazine is available now to Foxtel subscribers.

26th June 2017

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STV RATINGS WEEK 25

Subscription TV represents 52.8% of all viewing in STV households (0200-0159). The top 3 STV Channels were FOX FOOTY, FOX LEAGUE, & TVH!TS. The highest rating Sport program was LIVE: AFL SYDNEY V ESSENDON and the top Non-sport program was WENTWORTH.

26th June 2017

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Bid to 'unbundle' racing rights rejected by Australian Competition Tribunal

Broadcaster racing.com wanted to impose conditions on racing bodies across Australia that would have been "...

25th June 2017

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‘Free-to-air TV works’ in supporting, maintaining and selling Australian sport

The survival of commercial and competitive sports in Australia will rely on free-to-air and subscription television networks feeding money...

23rd June 2017

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Pacquiao Vs Horn

The countdown is on to the biggest event in Australian boxing history LIVE and exclusive on MAIN EVENT Sunday, July 2 at 11:00am. 

23rd June 2017

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KordaMentha prepares to wait and see on media reform to decide Ten's fate

Network Ten administrator KordaMentha is preparing to push back a crucial meeting to decide the fate of the...

23rd June 2017

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The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings pop-up channel starts July 7

In an Australian television first, Foxtel Movies presents an epic pop-up adventure to rival them all, as the entire collection of movies in the extraordinary The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogies are showcased from beginning to end,...

22nd June 2017

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Australian Academy opens arms to Asian region with AACTA Award for Best Asian Film

Last night, the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) launched an exciting new Asia International Engagement Program, the cornerstone of which is a new AACTA Award for Best Asian Film.

22nd June 2017

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Announces PABLO PICASSO Subject Of Season Two Scripted Anthology Series GENIUS

National Geographic announced today that the second season of its acclaimed scripted anthology series GENIUS will chronicle the life and work of Spanish painter Pablo Picasso, one of the 20th century’s most influential and celebrated artists. 

22nd June 2017

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Media reform bill passes in House of Representatives despite opposition from Labor

All members of the Australian Labor Party rejected the proposed media reforms presented in the House of Representatives today, however it...

21st June 2017

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Announces EARTH LIVE Mon 10 July - 2HR GLOBAL LIVE TV EVENT

National Geographic has announced that Emmy Award-winning television personality Phil Keoghan will join Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning actress Jane Lynch as host of the network’s greatest-ever natural event, EARTH LIVE.

21st June 2017

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Fox’s $19.5 billion takeover bid for Sky delayed

A decision on 21st Century Fox’s $11.7 billion ($AUD19.5 billion) takeover bid for Sky has been delayed.UK...

21st June 2017

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After 2 years of development, Netflix has released its first 'choose your own adventure' show

When Netflix approached Dreamworks Animation to pioneer a “choose your own adventure” style show, “Puss in Boots” writer-producer Doug...

21st June 2017

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Crunch time as Coalition woos Hanson media vote

The Turnbull government is desperately trying to win One Nation support to pass its media reform package in...

20th June 2017

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Apple poaches top Sony TV executives to boost online video content

NETFLIX might have a little trouble remaining the king of streaming services, with one of the world’s biggest tech...

19th June 2017

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Regional TAM completes panel expansion

The Australian regional television audience measurement (TAM) service is set to complete the final instalment of its 50% panel expansion....

19th June 2017

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Apple poaches top Sony TV executives to boost video content

Apple has hired two long-time Sony Pictures Television executives to expand the iPhone maker’s push into original...

19th June 2017

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STV RATINGS WEEK 24

Subscription TV represents 54.2% of all viewing in STV households (0200-0159). The top 3 STV Channels were FOX FOOTY, FOX LEAGUE, & TVH!TS. The highest rating Sport program was LIVE: NRL STORM V COWBOYS and the top Non-sport program was GRAND...

19th June 2017

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TV bosses rubbish One Nation’s proposed three-out-of-four rule

Commercial and pay-TV networks have rejected One Nation’s “compromise” plan on media reforms amid a stalemate in...

17th June 2017

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ASTRA Industry Awards finalists announced

More than 40 outstanding individuals and teams have today been announced as finalists for the 2017 ASTRA Industry Awards.

16th June 2017

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THE PURSUIT TO STRIKE IT RICH REACHES (GOLD) FEVER PITCH IN THE NEW SEASON OF AUSSIE GOLD HUNTERS

THE HUNT BEGINS THURSDAY 6 JULY ON DISCOVERY CHANNEL.

16th June 2017

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Movie piracy cost Ten Network ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’

Film television piracy and illegal downloads are partly to blame for broadcaster Ten Network’s woes, according to...

16th June 2017

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Try-again time for media ownership laws

A fresh media reform package has been introduced to parliament with the government using the future of Network Ten...

15th June 2017

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