Best Shows & Movies on Streaming TV in August 2019

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With a new month comes a brand new lineup of shows to watch, from new original series to returning fan-favourite shows. We’ve got the lowdown on what’s hot and what’s trending this month from leading streaming TV providers, so take a look at all the shows and movies that are worth the binge this May!

What are the Top Streaming TV Picks

Today, there’s always a wide variety of streaming options available. Getting the best and freshest entertainment is the new normal and it’s a welcome delight. Every week, there’s always something to look forward to, expanding your choices and improving your viewing experience, content-wise.

Provider Movie / Show Info
Telstra TV Box Office Avengers: Endgame
Kayo 2019 Bledisloe Cup Aus vs NZ on Aug 10 & 17.
hayu Flip It Like Disick Premieres on August 5.
Amazon Prime The Boys New series streaming this month.
Netflix GLOW Season 2 drops on August 9.
Stan Power Final season on August 26.

Top Picks & New Arrivals on Telstra TV Box Office

Telstra TV Box Office offers the unique opportunity of letting customers enjoy the absence of subscriptions. With its library of movies and shows substantially increasing each week, there’s always something that’ll pique your interest, from TV’s most acclaimed shows to cinema’s latest releases.


Circus owner Max Medici enlists former star Holt Farrier and his children Milly and Joe to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an incredible comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere, who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his newest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland. Start streaming when you buy it for just $18.99 from Telstra TV Box Office.

Other Shows/Movies Streaming This Month

  • Captain Marvel
  • Five Feet Apart
  • The Lego Movie 2
  • Us

Top Picks & New Arrivals on Kayo Sports

Finally, a streaming platform solely dedicated to sports, Kayo thoroughly satisfies the sports fan in you with over 50 sports available, live and on-demand. Stream in HD to enjoy its inclusive features and experience everything that sports has to offer.

2019 Rugby World Cup

Catch the live telecast of the 2019 Rugby World Cup straight from Japan. The tournament will kick off on 20th of September and will see the host nation Japan take on Russie in the opening match. 20 teams from across the world will go do battle on the field to take out the Rugby World Cup. Good news is, Kayo will cover all matches of this highly anticipated tournament. This month, make sure not to miss the semi-finals and finals beginning on the 19th of October. Stream all the matches live and on-demand with Kayo Sports’ 14 day free trial offer.

Other Sports Streaming This Month

  • Hungarian Grand Prix
  • WSL Tahiti Pro Teahupo’o
  • 2019 US Open

Top Picks & New Arrivals on hayu

When it comes to reality TV, hayu wins hands down. With over 3,000 episodes of reality, including the most popular ones, you’re well served with your needed dose of explosive shows. Join hayu today and get an exciting peek into the lives of your favourite reality stars.

Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian

Khloe Kardashian returns with her posse of health, beauty, and style experts in the brand new season of this makeover reality show, which features a new group of men and women who are looking to find the strength to prove to themselves, and those who have put them down, that they are worthy of love and respect. This new season, the whole group will take on a powerful journey in turning pain to empowerment through emotional and physical transformations. Don’t miss the premiere of season 3 on July 8, same day as the US, only on hayu. Start streaming with hayu’s 30-day free trial!

Other Shows Streaming This Month

  • Southern Charm: New Orleans
  • Keeping Up With the Kardashians
  • Relatively Nat & Liv
  • Injustice with Nancy Grace

Top Picks & New Arrivals on Foxtel & Foxtel Now

Foxtel only delivers the best, from its acclaimed original shows to the hottest shows straight from the US and the UK. Get access to only the most enthralling programs when you join Foxtel today. Alternatively, Foxtel Now offers almost the same lineup of shows so you can stream even when you’re out and about.

Lambs of God

Based on the best-selling Australian novel, Lambs of God is a new Foxtel original series that follows the story of three nuns living separated from the rest of the world in an isolated island. Until one day, a handsome young priest suddenly arrives on the island on a mission from the Church. Find out how this dark and epic tale of mystery, love, and redemption unfolds when it premieres on July 21, only on FOX Showcase.

Other Shows Streaming This Month

  • Wentworth
  • Big Little Lies
  • Divorce
  • Snowfall

Top Picks & New Arrivals on Netflix

Netflix delivers many of the hottest shows today and they’re definitely the kind of entertainment you don’t want to miss. Housing thousands of shows, movies, and documentaries produced from different parts of the world, Netflix remains one of the popular picks in the streaming niche.

Stranger Things

Same place, different time. Season 3 of Stranger Things sees our beloved favourite characters taking a time jump from where things ended last season. Hawkins, Indiana doesn’t look the same anymore, but the threat still remains as dangerous as ever — or even more. Don’t miss this new season of Stranger Things when it drops on July 4, only on Netflix.

Other Shows Streaming This Month

  • Orange is the New Black
  • Queer Eye
  • Money Heist
  • Sugar Rush

Top Picks & New Arrivals on Stan

Stan impressively keeps up in the streaming game with brilliant original shows and many of Hollywood’s successful shows. Here you’ll easily find something to binge on without guilt because it’s so good. Plus several complete series you can start to indulge in right about now.

The Loudest Voice

The Loudest Voice

The Loudest Voice stars Russell Crowe as Roger Ailes, the infamous founder of Fox News network. This gripping new series follows the story of how he built the notorious cable new network and effectively became the Republican Party’s de facto leader, while also exploring the sexual harassment accusations and settlements that ultimately brought his Fox News reign to an end. Also starring Naomi Watts, Sienna Miller, and Seth MacFarlane, catch this seven-part limited series when it premieres on July 1 with continuing new episodes every Monday, only on Stan.

Other Shows Streaming This Month

  • Younger
  • Sweetbitter
  • The Rook
  • City on a Hille

What Other Streaming TV Services Are There?

There’s plenty of other streaming platforms that offer as much fun as the ones above. Choices are out there and each one delivers a unique range of content. It’s up to you to take advantage — and since most of the streaming providers in Australia don’t lock customers into long contracts and with the first 30 days free, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t.

Streaming TV & Movies Plans

Pay Per View
  • Service Only Plan
  • 8 Content Genres
$/ days
You can only purchase TV shows, not rent them.
Min Cost - Depending on title

  • Service Only Plan
  • 1 Content Genres
$25 for Basic subscription; no lock-in contracts

Monthly Subscription
  • Service Only Plan
  • 6 Content Genres
$6.95/month after 30 days free trial

Monthly Subscription
  • Service Only Plan
  • 7 Content Genres
$6.99/month after 30 days free trial

Monthly Subscription
  • Service Only Plan
  • 4 Content Genres
Min Cost - $9.99 over 1 month