Picnic At Hanging Rock Season 1 Is Coming… to Australia!
Based on the 1967 iconic novel of the same name by Joan Lindsay and inspired by Peter Weir’s 1975 film, Picnic At Hanging Rock is an epic series that tells the story of the mystery surrounding three schoolgirls that has gone missing during a Valentine’s Day picnic in the remote Australian bush in 1900. The much awaited Foxtel original series will premiere on Sunday, May 6 at 8:30 PM AEST. The Picnic At Hanging Rock season 1 premiere will be ad-break free, for ultimate viewing pleasure, and you won’t have to miss a minute when watching on your big screen or streaming to a mobile device.
*This show is currently not available on Foxtel. Details will be updated when show is renewed for another season.
Where can I get Picnic At Hanging Rock Season 1?
You can watch the latest episodes from Picnic At Hanging Rock’s season 1 live and legally on Foxtel or Foxtel from Telstra. It’s important to note there is no Picnic At Hanging Rock free to air provider and it’s not available on any other streaming services. So if you don’t want to wait until the Season 1 DVD comes out, or until new episodes become available from digital retailers — and you’d prefer to catch it the same time it airs in the US, then Foxtel is your best option.
You can also watch on Foxtel Now if you don’t have a traditional Foxtel subscription, which is basically Foxtel streamed via the Internet. Or, you can use the Foxtel app and watch on your mobile device.
Picnic At Hanging Rock Season 1. Photo: Foxtel
Trial Foxtel for Free and watch Picnic At Hanging Rock Instantly
The most affordable way to catch up with Picnic At Hanging Rock is to get a Foxtel subscription. The service has a low entry price and great device compatibility. All you need is a broadband connection. You simply sign up and you’re online in a matter of minutes. There are no contracts and you can cancel your subscription anytime. Best of all, the service is available completely free for two weeks if you aren’t already a member.
When taking advantage of this free trial offer, you are essentially watching Picnic at Hanging Rock without Foxtel, as it is streamed express from the U.S. and available with no lock-in contract, equipment costs or set-up fees.
How do I watch Foxtel Now?
To watch Foxtel Now, simply head to their website and create an account. Then, choose the packages you want to subscribe to. The channel that has Picnic At Hanging Rock, Showcase, is part of the Pop and Drama Packs, which cost $15/month each – or you can get both the Pop and Drama packs as a combo for a discounted $25/month. Once your account is set up, you can start watching instantly.
The Foxtel Now online service allows to watch channels live and also binge content on demand whenever you want. It’s available on PCs/Macs, mobile devices, the Foxtel Now box, Telstra TV, PS4, and Chromecast. Foxtel Now users who are out and about also have the option to stream Picnic At Hanging Rock free online with the Foxtel app.
Picnic At Hanging Rock Season 1 Live TV and Replays
All six episodes that comprise Season 1 will air every Sunday at 8:30 PM AEST on Showcase, and available on both Foxtel and Foxtel from Telstra. If you can’t watch during that time, as seen in the listing below you can catch a replay in prime-time. Here’s the complete Australian broadcast schedule for the week of June 10th, Episode 6, the season finale, to include the LIVE Australian TV time and all Picnic At Hanging Rock replays available for you and your family to enjoy online using Foxtel:
- Showcase Sun 10 June LIVE TV: 8:30pm – 9:30pm
- Showcase+2 Sun 10 June replay: 10:30pm – 11:30pm
- Showcase Sun 10 June replay: 11:30pm – 12:30am
- Showcase+2 Sun 11 June replay: 1:30am – 2:30am
Picnic At Hanging Rock On Demand
Good news for binge watchers, all six episodes from season 1 will be available beginning May 6 on Foxtel Now. Simply access the On Demand section of the website and look for Picnic At Hanging Rock.
If you have a traditional Foxtel subscription, you will need to download the Foxtel Go app to your device. It’s available on smartphones, tablets, and laptops. Sign in with your Foxtel ID and access the On Demand section. You’re good to go.
Watch or Stream Picnic At Hanging Rock Live!
Each episode will be shown live on FOX SHOWCASE, as part of the Pop and Drama Packs, and if you’re out and about you don’t have to miss a minute because you can stream Picnic At Hanging Rock free to the Foxtel Go app instantly on joining. Picnic At Hanging Rock is also available to new members using the Free Foxtel Now live TV trial.
Per Broadcasting and licensing rights, Picnic At Hanging Rock is not available on free-to-air in Australia.