BBC Kids
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CountryAustralia
Broadcast areaAustralia
Programming
Language(s)English
Ownership
OwnerBBC Studios
Sister channels
History
LaunchedApril 24, 2021 (2021-04-24)

BBC Kids is an Australian pay television channel using the BBC Kids brand, currently exclusive to Telstra's Fetch TV. The channel is aimed at 6 to 10-year-olds and broadcasts comedy, documentaries, drama, entertainment and nature shows that were originally aired on CBBC in the UK.[1]

History

In 2021, BBC Kids,[2] along with NickMusic, replaced Cartoon Network and Boomerang on 24 April 2021 on Fetch TV, as those latter two services came under an exclusivity agreement with Foxtel and departed the Fetch lineup.[3]

Programming

The shows broadcast on the channel are as follows:[1][4]

Current programming

References

  1. ^ a b "BBC Kids and Nick Music to join Fetch". Mumbrella. 22 March 2021. Archived from the original on 24 March 2021. Retrieved 6 April 2021.
  2. ^ Brzoznowski, Kristin (22 March 2021). "BBC Kids to Launch on Fetch in Australia". TVKIDS. Archived from the original on 23 March 2021. Retrieved 6 April 2021.
  3. ^ Perry, Kevin (22 March 2021). "FETCH adds BBC Kids and Nick Music after FOXTEL secures WB channels". TV Blackbox. Archived from the original on 24 March 2021. Retrieved 6 April 2021.
  4. ^ "Fetch". www.fetchtv.com.au. Retrieved 24 April 2021.