• (L–R) ‘Vagrant Queen’, ‘Tin Star’ season 2, ‘East West 101’ and ‘Trigonometry’. (SBS)Source: SBS
Catch up on sports and history documentaries, acclaimed crime and other drama series and memorable movies before they disappear this August.
SBS Guide

26 Jul 2021 - 2:25 PM  UPDATED 27 Jul 2021 - 10:21 AM

1 August

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown S9 Ep25

North America With Simon Reeve S1 Ep1–5

Secrets of the Angkor Empire

Secrets of the Angkor Empire is streaming till 1 August:

2 August

Rome: What Lies Beneath

The X-Files S5 Ep1 and Ep2

3 August

Ilo Ilo

Treasures Of Malta

4 August

Nyami Ngaarlu-Gundi Woman of the Water

Secret Scotland S2 Ep1–5

Secrets of The Tower Of London S2 Ep1–6

5 August

Sweet Country

The Joy Of Painting With Bob Ross S7 Ep1–13

The Surrogates S1 Ep1–2

Warwick Thornton’s Sweet Country is streaming till 5 August:

6 August

Britain’s Cathedrals With Tony Robinson S1 Ep1–4

8 August

Abandoned Engineering S1 Ep1–2

11 August

Vote Yes For Aborigines

12 August

Buwarrala Aryah

Mparntwe: Sacred Sites

13 August

Marn Grook

14 August

East West 101 S1–S3

The Bookshop

Seasons 1–3 of Australian series East West 101 are streaming till 14 August:

16 August

Hitler’s World: The Post War Plan S1 Ep1–3

Seconds From Disaster S6 Ep5 – Terrified Over Tokyo

Through The Wormhole S7 Ep1–7

Walking Britain’s Lost Railways S3 Ep1 – Devon

18 August

Taskmaster S8 Ep1–10

Catch all the fun of Taskmaster season 8 streaming till 18 August:

20 August

Looky Looky Here Comes Cooky

21 August

Dave Gorman: Modern Life Is Goodish S3 Ep3–5

Message From Mungo

22 August

The Joy Of Painting With Bob Ross S8 Ep1–13

23 August

2021 US Billboard Music Awards

60 Days In S1 Ep1–15

60 Days In Special – The Aftermath

Trail Towns S1 Ep1 – Canberra, The Nation’s Trail Town

Trail Towns S1 Ep2 – Great Victorian Rail Trail

Trail Towns S1 Ep3 – Western Australia’s Southern Forests And Valleys

Trail Towns S1 Ep4 – Victoria’s Ride High Country

26 August

Lost Diamonds

28 August

Great British Railway Journeys S11 Ep1

30 August

Mighty Ruthie

Sex Trafficking In America

Sunshine S1 Ep1–4

Starring Anthony LaPaglia Sunshine is streaming till 30 August:

31 August

42 To 1


Below The Surface S1–S2

Below The Surface seasons 1 and 2 are streaming till 31 August:


By The Grace Of God

Celtics / Lakers: Best Of Enemies

Charlottesville: Documenting Hate

Chinese Dating With The Parents S1 Ep1–2

Cola Wars



Dwayne Wade – Life Unexpected

Family Law


Ghost Planes & The Mystery Of Flight 370

Ghosts Of Ole Miss

Guru Of Go

Hawaiian: The Legend Of Eddie Aikau

In The House

Jordan Rides The Bus

Learning To Skateboard In A Warzone

No Crossover: The Trial Of Allen Iverson 1

The Buildings That Fought Hitler S1 Ep1–4

The Circle

The Dark Files

The Infinite Race

The Piano Tuner Of Earthquakes

The Red Line S1 Ep1–8

Season 1 of The Red Line starring Noah Wyle is streaming till 31 August:

The White Balloon

Tin Star S2 Ep1–10

Tony Takitani

Trigonometry S1 Ep1–8

British series Trigonometry season 1 is streaming till 31 August:

Vagrant Queen S1 Ep1–10

Whiskey Cavalier S1 Ep1–13

Winning Time: Reggie Miller Vs The New York Knicks

Without Bias

Yuli: The Carlos Acosta Story