BBC Knowledge HD coming to Austar

Regional subscription TV provider Austar will add BBC Knowledge HD to its platform on Thursday May 5th.

Launching on channel 242, the HD documentary channel is a high definition broadcast of the current BBC Knowledge channel.

HD content will include BBC’s Natural History programming including Planet Earth, South Pacific, BBC Earth and in May, a celebration of Sir David Attenborough’s 85th birthday.

Attenborough has spanned nearly five decades of documentary filmmaking across the globe.


  1. We over here in oz pay heavilly 4 our pay,pay,pay & pay more pay tv – do uk pay $140 /month 4 the basic + 1 package (no movies)-are we, as I suspect being done over, slowly – & that’s not hd either !

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