Foxtel Now in February Offers 2018 Super Rugby Free and Live Online


February is shaping up to be a great month for Foxtel Now subscribers. With new episodes of Strike Back and The Walking Dead on the horizon, TV show enthusiasts definitely have something to look forward to. However, what caught our eye this month is the Sport Pack. The Super Bowl is scheduled to air live on February 5; plus, tons of other exciting competitions will come your way, some exclusive to Foxtel. Now is the perfect time to subscribe.

With Foxtel Now, you can enjoy the best Foxtel has to offer via the internet. You get access to your favourite channels, as well as the ability to watch content on demand, whenever you want. There are no contracts, so you can pause or cancel your subscription anytime. And thanks to Foxtel Now’s ease of use, you can stream on multiple devices, including streaming boxes and smartphones. Even better, there’s a two-week free trial that has no set-up fees or lock-in contract so you can test drive the service and see if it’s your cup of tea.

When subscribing Foxtel Now, you can pick between five Starter Packs. The Lifestyle, Docos, and Kids packs are each priced at $10/month. The Drama and Pop packs are $15/month each. Or, you can get them both at a discount, for $25/month. Once you choose the Starter Packs you want, you can add Premium Packs to your subscription. Movies is $20/month, while Sport is $29/month. You need to be subscribed to at least one Starter Pack to be able to get a Premium Pack. Hence, for access to the Sport Pack, you will pay at least $39/month. Pretty much a bargain considering Foxtel’s amazing coverage of more than 40 sports from all over the world.

Foxtel Now February Deals

This month, Foxtel Now is spoiling subscribers with all sorts of addictive content. Strike Back Season 6 will premiere February 5. New episodes of The Walking Dead will arrive on the streaming platform starting February 26. You can also tune in for new series Marvel’s Runaways from February 20 and Here and Now from February 13. However, Sport is where the real action is in February.

The 2018 Super Bowl will air live on ESPN February 5, when the New England Patriots will face off with the Philadelphia Eagles. Moreover, sport addicts should also tune in for live broadcast from Six Nations Rugby, Gillette T20 International Series, and 2018 Vodafone Super Rugby.

The Sport Pack is $29/month, and there’s no Promo Code required to take advantage of this great offer. Simply head to the Foxtel Now website, select your chosen Starter Pack, and then add Sport to your subscription.

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What to watch in February

Super Bowl LII airs live February 5 on ESPN at 10:00am. You can catch a replay in prime-time, at 9:00pm. Since this is a huge event, football viewers will also get some entertainment in the mix. Before the game begins, pop singer Pink will perform the US national anthem, while pop star Justin Timberlake will headline the halftime show.

Besides the Super Bowl, there are some other action-packed competitions you should tune in for in February. Here are our top picks.

Six Nations Rugby

Six Nations Rugby 2018

February 4 – March 17 on beIN Sports

The Six Nations Championship is an annual international rugby union competition between the teams of England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales. The current champions are England, having won the 2017 tournament. Will they keep their title this year? Tune in from February 4 to find out, Live and Exclusive on beIN Sports, because you won’t find Six Nations Rugby free to air broadcasts in Australia.

DatePackProgramChannelShow Information
February 4SportSix Nations RugbybeIN SportsLIVE and Exclusive
Gillette T20 International Series

Gillette T20 International Series

February 13-21 on FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS is always bringing subscribers the world’s premier cricket talent in action, and this month is no exception. The Aussies dominated the Ashes, England won the ODI Series. Now it’s time for the old rivals to take on another challenge – the Gillette T20 International Tri Series starting from February 3rd. Foxtel will broadcast games hosted in NZ (Feb 13-21), Live and Exclusive.

DatePackProgramChannelShow Information
February 14SportGillette T20 International SeriesFOX SPORTSLIVE
2018 Vodafone Super Rugby

2018 Vodafone Super Rugby

February 18 on FOX SPORTS

Featuring 15 teams from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan and Argentina, the Super Rugby 2018 fixtures promise to be better than ever, and this season will offer some world-class rugby action. While you won’t find every match of Super Rugby 2018 free to air in Australia, you can still catch every Super Rugby game LIVE, and ad-break free during play from February 18.

DatePackProgramChannelShow Information
February 18Sport2018 Vodafone Super RugbyFOX SPORTSExclusively LIVE

Channels available

Once subscribed to the Sport pack, you get instant access to all Fox Sports channels, Footy Play, Fox League, all beIN Sports channels, ESPN, ESPN2, and Eurosport. You’ll also get the channels from the Starter Pack or packs you selected.

Moreover, each pack you choose comes with a suite of extra channels completely free of charge. These are V Hits, Fox News, TVSN, Sky News Live, Sky News Business, Sky News Weather, Fox Sport News.

Watch online

The main appeal of Foxtel Now is its simplicity. There is no complicated installation process to worry about, you simply watch over the internet. All you need is a fast broadband connection and a device to stream on.

Foxtel Now is available on PC/Macs, mobile devices, PS4, Telstra TV, Apple TV (with Airplay) and Chromecast. Simply sign up on the Foxtel Now website and you will be up and running in minutes. Or, get the Foxtel Now Box to stream in style!

PlayStation 3, Xbox One and select Smart TVs are still able to stream Foxtel content live in SD via the Foxtel Play app. You can cancel, pause, or change our subscription at any time.

Sign up and enjoy the perks

Ready for another month of amazing Foxtel content? With so many exciting sporting competitions on the horizon, it’s the perfect time to try Foxtel Now for yourself. Sign up for a two-week free live TV trial and enjoy everything Foxtel has to offer free of charge.