FAQs

Please read the FAQs. It is very likely the answer to your question is covered below and you will get an answer much more quickly than by contacting us.

  • Where can I watch Discovery Kids?

    You can watch Discovery Kids on Foxtel channel 718. Find out more about Foxtel’s pricing and packaging here.

  • How can I find out what’s on Discovery Kids?

    Visit our Shows section to find what programs you can see on Discovery Kids. For the latest TV schedule, check out Foxtel’s online TV guide here.

  • Where do I enter the Wild But True Colouring Competition?

    You can enter the Wild But True Colouring competition here.

  • Is Discovery Kids Australia closed captioned?

    As a result of research* which reveals that viewing video content with captioning can help strengthen literacy skills and vocabulary development in young readers, Discovery Kids will be 100% closed captioned. This highlights Discovery Kids’ strong commitment to further enhancing the educational programming offering.

    *Captioning studies (e.g., Bowe & Kaufman, 2001; Evmenova, 2008; Linebarger, 2001; Rickelman, Henk, & Layton, 1991)

  • What sort of programs will be shown on Discovery Kids?

    Discovery Kids is aimed at primary school children aged 6-12. The programming pillars of Discovery Kids are inspired by key learning areas of the Australian Curriculum.

  • My channel has stopped working properly?

    If you are experiencing technical problems please contact Foxtel directly, as it is most likely a technology issue that they are best placed to answer.

  • I've missed an episode. How can I catch-up?

    Check out Foxtel’s online TV Guide to find out if the episode you missed will be repeated. Shows are repeated at various times following the premiere screening.

  • I am a journalist and want information. Who do I contact?

    For media enquiries please contact Ebany_Draper@discovery.com or visit Discovery Press Web here. Registration is required.

  • Who owns Discovery Kids Australia?

    Discovery Kids Australia is part of Discovery Networks International. To find out about Discovery Networks, its management team and portfolio of channels please visit the corporate website here.

  • Are you on social media?

    Connect with Discovery Kids Australia on Facebook

  • I've got an idea for a program, who do I contact?

    Please submit your details via our Contact Us page and a member of the Discovery Networks team will respond with further details.

  • How do I comment on one of your shows?

    Discovery Kids welcomes feedback from our viewers. If you wish to comment on our channel please use the Contact Us page and follow the prompts so we can direct your comment to the appropriate department.

  • How can I advertise on Discovery Kids?

    To learn more about commercial opportunities and how your brand can work with us please contact MCN

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