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What are the Best TV Shows on Netflix

Ever since Netflix launched in Australia in 2015, they have been consistently extending on the repertoire of content available to Australian’s. With so much to choose from it can become difficult deciding what to watch which is where we come in.

Every month we search through each streaming TV service and highlight the key things to watch in each genre making it easier for you to select the best of the best to watch. From the eerie atmosphere of Stranger Things to life inside a prison with Orange Is the New Black, Netflix has all you need when it comes to original content.

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Our Top Picks on Netflix in January

Given how vast Netflix’s content library gets with each new month of brand new releases and additions, it can get quite overwhelming to browse through everything that’s available to stream. But fret not, because we’ve got you covered with the top shows that you can start off with this month.

The Witcher

Based on the book of the same name by Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher tells the story of Geralt, a mutated monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world in which people often prove more wicked than beasts. Starring Henry Cavill, The Witcher season 1 premieres December 20 only on Netflix.

The Crown

Olivia Colman becomes Queen Elizabeth for the third series of Netflix’s The Crown. The third and fourth series will span the years 1964 to 1976 of the queen’s reign. This season is expected to cover the decade after the 1963 scandal – touching on everything from the decolonisation of Africa and the Caribbean to Apollo 11’s moon landing in 1969. When it comes to relationships, this series will see the tumultuous marriage of Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon, as well as a grown-up Charles and Anne.

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Newly Added Shows on Netflix

You’re never going to run out of shows and movies to watch on Netflix. Every month, there’s a great assortment of newly added entertainment to binge on. However diverse your preference is, Netflix has got it covered. From blockbuster films to engaging science-fiction shows and crime thrillers, you’ll find Netflix’s library of TV shows and movies excitingly sufficient. Check out our top picks for newly added Netflix shows that you can instantly stream anytime you want.  

Most Searched Shows on Netflix

Find out what everyone loves to stream on Netflix. Here, we list the most searched content on Netflix to know which shows are worth your time and attention. With hundreds of shows and movies available for instant streaming, getting your pick is made easier with popular choices displayed right in front of you. We’ve compiled a list of the most searched content on Netflix below. 

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Top Drama Shows on Netflix

Netflix is easily your go-to-streaming platform when finding dramas to watch. From gripping US shows to engaging dramas straight from Europe, there’s an extensive list to choose from. Netflix’s assortment of TV dramas will satisfy your need for diversity, exposing you to various cultures while hooked on each show’s brilliant storylines. Here is a list of the best dramas to watch on Netflix this month. 

Best Comedy Shows on Netflix

Looking for something lighter and fun to ease the worries away? Netflix houses several comedy shows that’ll fill your heart with good vibes (and fill the room with laughter). From Hollywood’s well-loved sitcoms to the craziest stand-up comedies, you’ll rightfully get your dose of happiness with Netflix. 

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Top Crime – Thriller Shows on Netflix

Looking for something that’s leaning towards more of the thrilling and dangerous? Netflix has got you covered with their wide range of crime and action packed shows that will leave you at the edge of your seat as you stream away. In fact, aside from hit drama series, Netflix has also been producing original crime and action-themed content — even hailing from other countries — that you can readily binge watch on the platform. Check out our top picks below.

Best Kids Shows on Netflix

Both the kids and the young-at-heart can enjoy Netflix’s wide selection of kids shows. You can easily access it by clicking on the Kids category or user settings. What’s great about this is how you can find an assortment of options that kids of all ages can enjoy from — from toddlers and even up to early teenage years! Here are just four of our top picks of kids shows airing this month on Netflix.

Best Movies on Netflix

When it comes to movies, Netflix has been making waves by offering some of the biggest blockbusters released in cinemas, as well as their very own highly acclaimed original content like Bird Box and Extinction. And each month, the selection just keeps on getting better and better with a wide variety of movies that cover just about every genre possible. Here’s to more fun movie nights ahead with our top picks of movies this month.

Top Lifestyle Shows on Netflix

Netflix isn’t just home to great drama shows and exciting movie content. Here you can also find an intelligent and curated selection of lifestyle and reality shows that doesn’t just entertain you for entertainment’s sake, but can be also be just as thought-provoking and highly engaging to watch. So without further ado, here are our top lifestyle show picks this month on Netflix.

Top Docos on Netflix

When it comes to documentary shows and films, you can rely on Netflix to deliver all the best there is that you can stream whether to gain more knowledge or just simply to satisfy certain curiosities. From social and cultural, to true crime and the environment, Netflix offers a great selection of docos that you can stream at your own convenience. To kick things off, check out our top picks below.

Check out other streaming services!

Want more TV? We’ve reviewed Australia’s leading streaming providers to help you choose which service would give you the shows you want to stream whenever and wherever. Whether you’re a drama fan, reality TV junkie, or a sports head, there’s a streaming provider ready to cater to your TV needs. For more, check out the video below.

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