SBS Radio App

Download the FREE SBS Radio App for a better listening experience

Use our new radio player for to listen live to all your favourite SBS stations!
SBS Radio

11 Apr 2014 - 11:53 AM  UPDATED 20 Feb 2018 - 2:55 PM

Listen Live

SBS offers 24/7 live online streaming of all our language programs on SBS Radio 1 Radio 2 and Radio 3, as well as live streaming of special events and the BBC World Service on SBS Radio 4.  you can also listen online to all our music stations SBS Chill, SBS PopAsia, SBS PopAraby and SBS PopDesi.


You can listen live online to any of these stations on the SBS Radio homepage. Scroll down for for help using our new online radio player.


Listen Again

Missed your favourite show? You can listen again to the latest language program online after it has gone to air.
simply visit your language program page and look for the 'Listen Now to your language program' player on the right-hand side of the page.


Using the new SBS Radio online player

The new SBS Radio player is available on the SBS Radio homepage and allows you to listen to all SBS digital radio stations live!  To start listening, simply follow the instructions below.

1. Next to the "LISTENING TO", click on the dropdown box (square with 3 horizontal lines inside) with "SBS Radio 1" listed.  Here you can select your preferred SBS Radio station.  Not sure which station your program is on?  Visit the SBS Guide and select your preferred language and location to see which channel you need.

Once you've selected your channel, the display screen of the player will show the programs that air on that Channel. The below example is for SBS Radio 1. 

The first panel on the left, will show you what's airing now "ON NOW" - That is Bosnian at 3pm. You can also click through to the Bosnian radio site by clicking on "View site >".

The middle panel will show you what will air next on Radio 1 "ON NEXT", the panel to the right of that will show you what program aired previously "PREVIOUSLY".

 With the final panel "VIEW GUIDE >" click on this will take you to a complete radio schedule for you to peruse for the programs you are interested in.

2. Now that you've selected the channel, run your mouse down to "HOW TO LISTEN IN" and click on the dropdown menu to select your location. This will refresh the details in the "HOW TO LISTEN IN" panel with information on how to listen to SBS Radio on the different platforms (digital radio, AM/FM, digital TV, mobile) available in your area.   For users wishing to listen to SBS Radio on analogue radio outside of Sydney, Melbourne, Newcastle and Canberra - please visit our frequencies page.

Now you are ready to hit the play button! PRESS PLAY!