Robert Irwin joins Discovery Kids
The new Discovery Kids channel launches in November dedicated solely to the education of primary school children aged 5-12.
The series premiering in January explores the science of biomimicry, showcasing how science and technology have been influenced by nature. It also features 13-year-old Queensland science student Isabel Yamazaki.
Discovery Kids launches on November 3rd as Australia’s only television channel dedicated solely to the education of primary school children aged 5-12.
The channel will feature programming designed to be fun and educational and features 100% closed captioned to help strengthen literacy skills and vocabulary development.
Mandy Pattinson, Executive Vice President and General Manager, ANZ & Pacific Islands said “The Irwin family have a long and strong history with Discovery Networks beginning with Animal Planet’s partnership with Robert’s father, the Crocodile Hunter himself, Steve Irwin. As we enter a new generation of the Discovery Networks Australian portfolio, we’re delighted to partner with a new generation of the Irwin family”.