SBS Radio 1, SBS Radio 2 and SBS Radio 3, are available on free digital television, VAST (Viewer Access Satellite Television) and Foxtel.
Freeview digital TV
Generally the three radio signals are automatically scanned in. The channel numbers for our radio services are Channel 36 for SBS Arabic24, Channel 37 for SBS Radio 1, and Channel 38 for SBS Radio 2, and 39 for the new SBS Radio 3.
If you cannot access these stations, you may need to retune your digital TV.
How to do Auto Tuning on your TV?
Use the Menu or Home button on remote control.
Look for Channel search or Settings then hit Auto scan or Auto retune.
The TV should start searching for new channels.
VAST is the new satellite platform that supplies free-to-air TV around Australia. If you are currently using the Aurora service, live in a regional or remote area, watch TV from a self-help transmission tower, or have poor analog TV reception, you may be eligible for VAST. For more information on VAST, visit mysattv.com.au.
FOXTEL subscription television
SBS Radio channels are also available live on Foxtel.
Listen to SBS Radio 1 on Foxtel channel 867, SBS Radio 2 on Foxtel Channel 868, tune to SBS Radio 3 on Foxtel channel 869.
SBS Arabic24 launches 24/7 Digital TV
Since April the 3rd 2017 - SBS Arabic24 - Australia’s number one digital radio channel and online hub for Arabic-speaking Australians, is also live on channel 36 on free-to-air digital television. View the schedule here.