How to Watch Dad's Army Online in Australia

Seasons: 9

Released: 1968–1977

Updated: 18th Oct, 2021

8.1 / 10

Rated: N/A

Cast: Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie

Where to watch Dad's Army

What is Dad's Army about?

Popular BBC comedy series set in the fictional south coast seaside town of Walmington-On-Sea during World War 2. Alternating moments of gentle character comedy with broad slapstick, it recounts the misadventures of the local voluntary defence force (or 'Home Guard') consisting of men too old or 'unfit' for military service. They are led by the pompous Mainwaring, manager of the local bank, and consist of the suave, mild-mannered Sergeant Wilson , Lance-Corporal Jones, the town's butcher and an old soldier prone to hysteria, cockney spiv Walker, dour Scots undertaker Frazer, gentle, elderly and incontinent Godfrey and dim-witted mummy's boy, Pike, whose mother is 'friendly' with Wilson. They are based in the Church hall where there is much friction between Mainwaring, the effeminate Vicar, his creeping Verger and ARP Warden Hodges (the grocer) who calls Mainwaring 'Napoleon' and strongly dislikes him. The 80 episodes (the last 68 made in colour) have been frequently repeated, many are available on video and there was a 1971 Cinema version. A British institution, familiar to most people throughout the country.

Which streaming providers can you watch Dad's Army on

Here is the comprehensive list of streaming providers that will show Dad's Army in Australia. If Dad's Army will appear with other providers further down the line, this table will be updated.

Providers

  • Amazon PrimeNo
  • Apple TV PlusNo
  • BingeNo
  • Disney PlusNo
  • Foxtel NowYes
  • NetflixNo
  • StanNo
  • Telstra TV Box OfficeNo

The cast of Dad's Army

Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn, John Laurie



Stream it with Foxtel Now

Foxtel Now straddles the unique space between on-demand and traditional television. Know what you want to watch? Jump straight in! Unsure / don't want to choose? Put a channel on and get surfing!

Got a question about Foxtel Now?

You can have up to five devices registered to use Foxtel Now at any one time, and you can stream on any two of those at the same time. You can remove and add devices to the list as often as you like.
Unlike some other streaming services, Foxtel Now’s mobile apps don’t allow downloading content for offline viewing. However, almost all shows seen on Foxtel Now’s channels can be streamed on demand at any time.
While you can watch your Foxtel Now channels anywhere in Australia – making it the ideal TV service for frequent travellers – because of rights restrictions it can’t be used while you’re overseas. If you’re travelling outside Australia for an extended period, you can pause your subscription.

Benefits

  • No Lock In.
  • No Installation.
  • Cross Platform