What’s On TV This Week — Highlights for December 30-Jan 5

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What’s on TV this week in Australia?

Spring has come and with it comes a whole lot of new shows and sporting events to make staying at home even more worth your while. Between your favourite streaming providers to channels on free to air, there’s a bunch of shows with new episodes airing weekly that you can watch, both live and on demand, including the following:

  • Henry Danger: The Musical
  • The Irishman
  • Drag Race Thailand
  • V8 Supercars Sandown 500
  • T20 International Cricket
  • Hamish & Andy’s Perfect Holiday

So what are you waiting for? Check out our top picks for shows and sport airing this week on free-to-air and on your favourite streaming providers below!

Top Picks on Streaming TV in Australia

Foxtel: Henry Danger ‘The Musical Special’

Available from November 30

When Frankini uses a device to put a musical curse over Swellview, Kid Danger and Captain Man are forced to find a way to stop him. But when Captain Man cracks under the pressure, it’s up to Kid Danger to remind him how to be a hero again. Catch this special on November 30, only on Nickelodeon

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Netflix: The Irishman

Netflix Original Movie Premiere on November 27

In the 1950s, truck driver Frank Sheeran gets involved with Russell Bufalino and his Pennsylvania crime family. As Sheeran climbs the ranks to become a top hit man, he also goes to work for Jimmy Hoffa — a powerful Teamster tied to organised crime. Tune in to the premiere of this Netflix original on November 27, only on Netflix.

Stan: Drag Race Thailand

Season 2 Episodes Available on November 29

Co-hosted by ‘The RuPaul of Thailand’ Pangina Heals and fashion stylist Art Arya, this spin-off series based on RuPaul’s racy ratings juggernaut, sees ten contestants wage war on the runway for the coveted crown of ‘Thailand’s Drag Superstar’ and the title of Miss Congeniality. Tune in to the season 3 premiere on November 29, only on Stan.

Top Picks on Free to Air

ABC: Silent No More

New episode on Monday at 8:30pm

Tracey Spicer presents a revelatory series exploring how #MeToo is changing Australia. She speaks to ordinary Australians who bravely share their experiences, looks at how the system must be reformed, and explores how #MeToo can be the catalyst for positive change. Catch up on previous episodes on ABC iView.

Nine: Hamish & Andy’s Perfect Holiday

New Episode on December 1 at 7:00pm

On the final leg of their adventure, Hamish surprises Andy with what could be their biggest and most gruelling challenge ever: cycling to the top of the highest road in North America… on a tandem bike. Stream previous episodes and catch up on 9Now.

Ten: The Amazing Race Australia

New Episodes Every Monday and Tuesday at 7:30pm

A spin-off of the popular American reality series, The Amazing Race Australia features eleven teams of two in a pre-existing relationship in a race around the world to win the grand prize of A$250,000. You can also catch up on previous episodes on TenPlay.

SBS: Years and Years

New episode every Wednesday at 9:35pm

With Viv Rook as Prime Minister, a new Britain takes shape, and Edith tries to investigate mysterious stories about The Disappeared. While she searches for a solution to Daniel’s problems, Rosie finds her estate being fenced off by the privatised police. But as the climate worsens, flooding creates British refugees, forcing Muriel to reveal problems of her own. When Bethany is chosen for an upgrade at work, Stephen and Celeste unite to support her, although both are scared by what she’s becoming. In a desperate search for money, Stephen takes a job with his old school friend Woody, but finds himself trapped in a world of conspiracies, leading to the most extraordinary meeting of his life. Also catch up on previous episodes on SBS On Demand.

Seven: Zumbo’s Just Desserts

New Episodes From Monday to Tuesday at 7:30pm

How does a dessert maker suspend time? Our contestants find creative solutions, from freezing one moment, to capturing a significant memory, and all in edible form. Also catch up on previous episodes with 7Plus.

Best Sporting Events Live This Week

Kayo Sports/Foxtel: Formula 1; A-League; NBL; LaLiga; Cricket; NFL; NHL; NBA; WBBL; WSL

The games continue for the A-League, NFL, WBBL, NHL, NBL, and the NBA. On top of that, you can also catch the following matches and games below:

Seven: International Cricket, BBL, NFL

Catch these games happening this week:

  • Dec 23: NFL – Cleveland Browns v Baltimore Ravens
  • Dec 23: NFL – Seattle Seahawks v Arizona Cardinals
  • Dec 23: BBL – Adelaide Strikers v Perth Scorchers
  • Dec 26: Cricket – Aus v NZ 2nd Test Day 1
  • Dec 26: BBL – Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers
  • Dec 27: Cricket – Aus v NZ 2nd Test Day 2
  • Dec 27: BBL – Melbourne Stars v Adelaide Strikers
  • Dec 28: Cricket – Aus v NZ 2nd Test Day 3
  • Dec 29: Cricket – Aus v NZ 2nd Test Day 4
  • Dec 29: BBL – Melbourne Renegades v Adelaide Strikers


Catch these NBL matches happening this week :

  • Dec 28: Sydney Kings v Perth Wildcats
  • Dec 29: Adelaide 36ers v New Zealand Breakers

ABC: A-League

Catch these A-League matches happening this week :

  • Nov 30: Brisbane Roar v Central Coast Mariners
  • Dec 1: W-League Perth Glory v Sydney FC

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