The Foxtel Plus + Movies HD bundle gives you more than enough quality TV and movie action to keep you entertained at all hours of the day. Also including the base Foxtel Plus pack and available in HD, it’s one of the best value plans offered by Foxtel.
Why should I get Foxtel Plus + Movies HD & Kids Bundle?
The focus of this pack is relatively clear in the title, but movies and dramas isn’t all that it offers. Of course, drama is plentiful in the available channels, while the movies cover a range of genres including comedy, action, thriller, romance and more. What’s more, though, is that you get all the entertainment channels from the base pack to round it out, which includes more comedy, news, documentaries and more, giving you a comprehensive all-around haul of genres to feast on.
What Channels are Included with Foxtel Plus + Movies HD & Kids?
Foxtel’s premium drama channels used to be in a separate entertainment package. As part of the latest lineup, they’ve since been integrated into the latest Foxtel Plus bundle, housing Australia’s best TV and On Demand on iQ4. The movie buffs among you can then relish Foxtel’s ten movie channels, including Movies Greats, Movies Premiere, and Movies Hits. All kids and kids at heart won’t also be left out with the inclusion of Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, and CBeebies.
As a bonus, customers with 4K TVs can enjoy the new Movies Ultra HD channel, available on iQ4 only and showing blockbuster movies and all-time classics in crisp 4K Ultra HD.
Fox8, BBC UKTV, Arena, MTV, Universal, Fox Funny, Fox H!ts, Fox Classics, Fox Showcase, Fox Sleuth, Fox Crime, Fox One, BBC First, Lifestyle, E!, TLC, Discovery Channel, National Geographic, BBC Earth, Animal Planet, Nick Jr, Boomerang, MTV Music, MTV Dance, V, Max, Foxtel Music, Smooth/Arts, CMC, Sky News, Fox Sports News, Sky Thoroughbred Central, Sky Racing 1, Fox News, Sky News UK, BBC World News, Sky News Extra, CNN, Sky News Weather, CGTN, CGTN Documentary, NHK World, Aurora, Bloomberg, CNBC, RT, Aljazeera, Expo, TVSN, ACCTV, Daystar, SBN, Hillsong, TRT World.
For the full list of channels that you can get with each Foxtel channel pack, check out the table below:
Full list of Foxtel Channels by genre
|Channel Pack||Channels Included||Highlights|
|Foxtel Plus||FOX8, BBC UKTV, Arena, MTV, Universal, Fox Hits, Fox Funny, Fox Classics, Fox Sleuth, Fox Crime, Fox One, Fox Showcase, Lifestyle, TLC, E!, Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Animal Planet, BBC First, BBC Earth, Nick Jr., Boomerang, MTV Music, MTV Dance, Channel V, MAX, Foxtel Smooth Arts, CMC, Foxtel Music, FOX Sports News, SKY Racing, SKY Thoroughbred Central, FOX News, SKY News, SKY News UK, SKY News Extra, SKY News Weather, BBC World News, CNN, CGTN, CGTN Documentary, NHK World, Aurora, Bloomberg TV, CNBC, Al Jazeera, RT, EXPO Channel, TVSN, ACCTV, Daystar, Sonlife, Hillsong, TRT World||Outlander, His Dark Materials, Strike Back, The Walking Dead, Westworld|
|Sports HD Pack||FOX Cricket, FOX Footy, FOX League, FOX Sports 503/505/506/507, beIN Sports 1/2/3, ESPN, ESPN2, FOX Sports Ultra HD||NRL, AFL, FIA, Virgin Australia Supercars|
|Movies HD Pack||Premiere Movies, Kids Movies, Family Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller Movies, Hits Movies, Greats Movies, Romance Movies, Ultra HD Movies||Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood|
|Favourites Pack||Crime+Investigation, History, The Comedy Channel, A&E, Nat Geo Wild, Lifestyle Home, Lifestyle Food, Fox SciFi, Box Sets, Discovery Turbo, Investigation Discovery||Titans Of The 20th Century, Jeffrey Dahmer: Cannibal Killer, The Redemption Project, Gino’s Italian Express|
|Kids Pack||Cartoon Network, CBeebies, Nickelodeon||SpongeBob SquarePants, Henry Danger, DC Super Hero Girls, Double Dare|
What are the Top Movies and Shows on Foxtel
With classic and new blockbuster movies, some of the best drama TV shows in history, and a range of great entertainment channels, there’s plenty of great content in this pack. Take a look at the best of it below:
How much does the Foxtel Plus + Movies HD & Kids cost?
With as much quality TV and movies as you could possibly need, this bundle offers great value for money. Currently, Foxtel even includes the Kids channel pack for a total of $74/month. This gets you access to all the great shows and channels listed above in High Definition. And that’s all you pay, with Foxtel waiving setup and equipment fees for this package. Signing up for a 12-month contract may score you monthly discounts, depending on Foxtel’s available promotions. Getting this bundle on a month-to-month setup is also now possible with the company’s no lock-in contract plans, although upfront costs won’t be waived.
Foxtel Special Offer: Favourites & Kids Packs + Multiscreen for Free
To make life a little bit easier for Australians as they stay home, Foxtel users can access all channels included in the Kids and Favourites packs without needing to subscribe. Those still signed up to Foxtel’s old pricing and packaging can also enjoy greater content with this offer. The Favourites pack has 11 channels including History, Boxsets, Comedy Channel, Fox SciFi, and Crime and Investigation, while the Kids pack offers Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, and CBeebies. To enjoy Foxtel on more screens, the Multiscreen feature is also included for free. Foxtel Now subscribers, on the other hand, can access other channel packs — Drama Extra, Kids and Docos — on top of the Essentials pack, also at no extra costs. These changes are effective from 26th March 2020 until 30 June 2020 and also apply to customers who subscribed through Telstra.
Foxtel Plus + Movies HD & Kids Devices
You don’t have to be in front of your big screen to tune into Foxtel – it’s also available to be streamed to a range of eligible devices through the Foxtel Now App, which can be downloaded for free. Check out the eligible devices below:
|PC/Mac||Yes||Web browser only (Chrome for PC; Chrome & Safari for Mac)|
|iOS Mobile Devices||Yes||Via native app (iOS 9.3.5 or above)|
|Android Mobile Devices||Yes||Via native app (Android 5 and above)|
|Google Chromecast||Yes||Via casting (only on Multiroom service)|
|Apple TV||Yes||Via AirPlay (only on Multiroom service)|
|Smart TVs||Yes||Via casting only (only on Multiroom service)|
Watching Foxtel in 4K
The recent addition of a 4K movies channel made an already quality Foxtel viewing experience even better. 4K, also known as Ultra HD, uses four times as many pixels as High Definition and 20 times as many as Standard Definition to create a picture
How to sign up
There are a couple of ways to sign up for the Foxtel Plus + Movies HD bundle. You can call the Foxtel team on 131 999 to order the service on the spot, or you can head to the website and select the plan from their online shop. Once you’ve purchased the plan, Foxtel will take charge of the installation and set up.
Foxtel has been dominating the subscription TV industry in Australia for over 20 years, and today they beam into almost half of Australian homes. Offering a range of great television – much of which can be found in the Foxtel Plus + Movies HD bundle – it’s little wonder so many Aussies rely on Foxtel to get their fix of TV. For more information about Foxtel, take a look at our comprehensive Foxtel review.
Get in contact with Foxtel
Foxtel make it easy to get help – simply call 131 999 to speak to a friendly member of their customer service team. Available times vary depend on your query, and for a full list of available contact methods and customer service hours, check out our Foxtel contact page.