Doctor Who fan website GallifreyOne reports that the next special, “Planet of the Dead” will air Sunday May 31st at 7.30pm.
The special aired in the UK at Easter and includes former Bionic Woman Michelle Ryan.
The locations used in this episode include scenes filmed in Dubai, and is the first of four specials for 2009, closing with the departure of David Tennant.
The ABC last aired the 2008 Christmas special in January.
“Planet of the Dead” attracted mixed reviews, with fans generally more supportive than critics.
Meanwhile, the UK TV channel will screen the third series of Torchwood “Children of Earth” in June while ABC2 will screen S1 from June 19.