2017

Colour Theory: Underground crosses the country to meet Indigenous street artists and discover urban graffiti

A new season of Colour Theory returns to NITV on Tuesday 3 October at 8pm with four new episodes exploring urban graffiti and how the world’s biggest and fastest art movement is providing an artistic outlet for a new generation of Indigenous Australians.

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SBS’s new Australian drama Sunshine premieres Wednesday 18 October at 8.30pm

Vibrant, kinetic and compelling, Sunshine is a high-stakes crime drama that explores the hopes and heartbreak felt by those forging a new life in a foreign land. The four-part series airs over two big weeks, premiering on Wednesday 18 October at 8.30pm on SBS.

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NITV broadcasts live action from the 2017 NSW Rugby League Koori Knockout for the 10th year running

NITV will be at the heart of the 47th NSW Rugby League Koori Knockout when Sydney’s Leichhardt Oval hosts a force of regional and metropolitan NSW teams to battle it out for rugby league glory.

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NITV and R U OK? join forces in media partnership to encourage more life changing conversations

R U OK? and NITV have joined forces as media partners by signing an MOU to encourage more life changing conversations in communities across Australia.

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Parliamentary Friends of SBS Dinner 2017

On 11 September 2017, SBS CEO and Managing Director, Michael Ebeid AM, hosted members of the Parliamentary Friends of SBS for dinner at Parliament House, Canberra.

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Diversity Works Challenge award-winning campaign premieres on SBS

 SBS premiered Surf Life Saving Australia’s award-winning TV commercial in primetime last night, as part of SBS Media’s Diversity Works Challenge.

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SBS refutes claims of anti-Indian propaganda

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You Are Here: Indigenous storytelling continues across the network with SBS’ new interactive documentary, K’gari

As NITV’s landmark documentary film slate You Are Here comes to a close, Indigenous storytelling continues across the network with SBS’s new interactive documentary, K’gari which launches today.

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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.

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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.


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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.

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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. 

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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.

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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.

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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)