Network Highlights

ADVERTISEMENT

Follow SBS

2015

FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ LIVE ON SBS

SBS is pleased to announce that for the first time in Australian TV history it will be broadcasting the entire 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada, live, free and exclusive.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

SBS Online releases first-ever interactive graphic novel

As part of SBS’s multi-platform recognition of the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon and 40 years of Vietnamese resettlement in Australia, SBS has today released an interactive graphic novel based on the acclaimed story The Boat by Nam Le. 


The online project is the first interactive graphic novel by the Walkley-winning SBS interactive team, and unites hand drawn artwork, animation, text, sound and archive to explore this important moment in history through an innovative mode of storytelling that pushes the existing boundaries of the graphic novel form.

Read the News Release here (PDF).

Statement from SBS Managing Director Michael Ebeid and Director, Sport Ken Shipp

 Read the statement here (PDF).

Aussies set to attack at the Giro d’Italia, LIVE on SBS

 
Watch every stage of the first of the 2015 cycling season’s Grand Tours as the Giro d’Italia comes LIVE to SBS from May 9 – 31.

Read the News Release here (PDF)

Dr Bulent Hass Dellal OAM reappointed as Deputy Chair of SBS Board

SBS today welcomed the reappointment by the Federal Government Dr Bulent Hass Dellal OAM as Deputy Chair and non-executive Director of the SBS Board.

Dr Dellal was appointed to the SBS Board in June 2010 and has been reappointed for a further three years from 3 June 2015.

Read the news release here (PDF)

SBS welcomes and supports the Communications Legislation Amendment (SBS Advertising Flexibility and Other Measures) Bill 2015

SBS supports and welcomes the introduction of the Communications Legislation Amendment (SBS Advertising Flexibility and Other Measures) Bill 2015 to the Parliament by the Minister for Communications, Malcolm Turnbull.

Read the media release here (PDF).

SBS statement on the passing of former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser

SBS Chairman Nihal Gupta and SBS Managing Director Michael Ebeid pay tribute to former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser.

Read the statement here (PDF).

Guy Sebastian writes new song for Eurovision

Australia’s Guy Sebastian will sing Tonight Again at the Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Vienna, Austria and broadcast on SBS from Wednesday May 20 to Sunday May 24.

Tonight Again
showcases the trademark soulful sound which Guy is renowned for. With a contemporary R&B style bursting with hooks, beats and celebratory lyrics, Tonight Again is a song that belongs on the Eurovision stage.



Read the News Release here (PDF).

Australia to compete in the Grand Final of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest

SBS is thrilled to announce that the network has secured the opportunity for Australia to compete in the 60th Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Vienna, Austria. This spectacular moment in Australian television history will be broadcast from Wednesday May 20 to Sunday May 24.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

SBS Director of TV departs and TV and online teams come together

SBS today announced Director, Television Tony Iffland will depart SBS after three years in which he has steered SBS television through a period of growth and transition, including the free-to-air launch of National Indigenous Television (NITV) as part of SBS and the transformative relaunch of SBS 2.

Read the News Release here.