SBS CQ: Cultural Intelligence

SBS today launched SBS CQ: Cultural Intelligence an online resource to be followed by a televised forum to advance the debate about diversity in Australia.  

SBS launches Television Production Trainee Scheme

SBS has launched a Multicultural Television Production Trainee Scheme to provide short-term work placements for participants from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, including Indigenous backgrounds, on SBS commissioned productions. 

Al Jazeera joins SBS world news line­-up

SBS has announced that it will broadcast Al Jazeera news from Monday 8 August. The arrangement will see a half hour Al Jazeera English news bulletin shown weekdays at 3.30pm, in addition to a full hour on Sunday afternoons at 2pm, on SBSONE.

Go Back To Where You Came From

21 June 2011 - To coincide with SBS’s ground breaking documentary series Go Back To Where You Came From, SBS has released research into Australian attitudes towards refugees and asylum seekers.

SBS apppoints new Managing Director

15 April 2011 - The Board of the Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is pleased to announce that after an international search, Mr Michael Ebeid has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of SBS.  He will commence on 13 June 2011, succeeding Shaun Brown, who had previously announced his retirement.

SBS and Broadcast Australia join forces to support Indigenous Cadet

15 March 2011 - SBS and its transmission partner Broadcast Australia have teamed up to support a young Indigenous news and current affairs cadet for 2011.

SBS celebrates Harmony Day with the World Game.

1 February 2011 - SBS has partnered with the Department of Immigration and Citizenship to support Harmony Day with The Harmony Game.

SBS welcomes renewed focus on multiculturalism

17 February 2011 - SBS today welcomed the Australian Government’s renewed commitment to multiculturalism following the release of a new policy by Immigration Minister Chris Bowen last night.

SBS and Pacific Magazines share an appetite for a new food magazine

17 March 2011 - SBS and Pacific Magazines today announced the launch of a new monthly newsstand food magazine.