SBS refutes claims of anti-Indian propaganda

SBS is aware there is currently an online petition accusing SBS of being anti-Indian and of publishing anti-Indian propaganda, citing the recent publication of a map of India and the way Kashmir is depicted.

Read the full statement here. (PDF)

Olà, Portugal! SBS secures Australia’s spot in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest

SBS has once again secured Australia’s participation as a competitor on the world’s biggest stage, at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Lisbon, Portugal.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

SBS Radio brings listeners an enhanced mobile app experience

As one of the world’s most multilingual broadcasters, SBS Radio is now more accessible than ever. Offering listeners an enriched experience, SBS Radio’s new mobile app features 70 language programs and four 24/7 digital radio stations: SBS Arabic24, SBS PopAsia, SBS PopDesi and SBS Chill. The new SBS Radio app is available to download now at the iTunes App Store and Google Play, to listen anytime, anywhere for free.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

Rachel Griffiths to star in new SBS drama Dead Lucky

Internationally acclaimed Australian actress Rachel Griffiths headlines the cast for new SBS crime thriller Dead Lucky, which starts filming in Sydney this week.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

The Obesity Myth asks: lifestyle choice or genetic disease?

The Obesity Myth is a new three-part documentary series, produced for SBS by the award-winning CJZ (Go Back to Where You Came From, Gruen), which challenges the commonly held view that obesity is the result of lifestyle choice. 

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

SBS VR launches Untold Australia season two with world-first virtual reality project Inside Manus

SBS today launches Untold Australia season two with Inside Manus, the first of three new distinctive virtual reality (VR) projects.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

Look Me In The Eye premieres 6 September on SBS

Can eye contact alone reconcile a relationship beyond repair? More than three million Australians are estranged from their loved ones*. When all other attempts have failed, it’s time to try something different.

Read the Media Release here (PDF).

NITV calls for emerging Indigenous film-makers to apply for Spirit Initiative 2017

NITV is calling for up and coming Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film-makers to apply for the fifth annual Spirit Initiative.

Read the Media Release here. (PDF)

SBS to broadcast State Funeral of Les Murray AM live to all Australians from 10:50am AEST

Following advice from the New South Wales Department of Premier and Cabinet regarding details of the State Funeral of Les Murray AM, SBS is pleased to confirm the funeral will be broadcast live to all Australians on SBS and SBS HD.

Read the Media Release here. (PDF)

SBS’s Premier League coverage returns in prime time this weekend – live, free and in HD

 The 2017-18 season of the biggest league in the world returns to the exclusive free-to-air home of international football, opening with Watford V Liverpool from 9.00pm, Saturday 12 August.

Read the Media Release here. (PDF)

Three NITV documentaries selected to screen at the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival

NITV is proud to announce three of its new documentaries have been invited to screen at the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF).

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SBS VICELAND presents Take Me There, an original short-form documentary series telling young Australians’ stories

 SBS VICELAND premieres Take Me There, a unique short-form documentary series that connects people across Australia with real themes and issues through intimate personal stories. Showcasing Australian talent, each 90-second to three minute episode is filmed by a different director.

Read the News Release here (PDF).

SBS welcomes announcement of State Funeral for Mr Football, Les Murray AM

SBS has welcomed the announcement from NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian MP this evening of a State Funeral for Les Murray AM.

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NITV brings audiences an informed Indigenous perspective from Garma festival

 NITV is the official media supporter for the 19th annual Garma festival, from Friday 4 - Monday 7 August in Gulkula, Arnhem Land.

Read the Media Release here. (PDF)

Statement from SBS regarding Les Murray

SBS is sad to advise that earlier today Les Murray passed away after a long period of illness.

Read the Media Release here. (PDF)