A&E Australia

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A&E Network (Australia) logo.svg
Launched 16 February 2012
Owned by Foxtel Networks
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan Real Risk. Real Reward. Real Life.
Country Australia Australia
Language English
Sister channel(s) Crime & Investigation
Website http://www.aetv.com.au
Foxtel/Austar Channel 607 (SD/HD)
Channel 1607 (SD)
Foxtel Channel 607 (SD/HD)
Channel 1607 (SD)

A&E is an Australian subscription television channel which launched on Thursday 16 February 2012.[1] A&E is a male-skewed channel that focuses on 'real life' content, similar to that of its U.S. counterpart.[2] On 23 February 2012, Austar announced on their Facebook page that they would be launching A&E on Sunday 26 February 2012[3]


Original Programming[edit]

  • MegaTruckers, an Australian exclusive production, follows Heavy Haulage Australia’s (HHA) transportation of huge loads across the treacherous Australian terrain to the most difficult-to-reach places on earth.[1][2]
  • Aussie Pickers,

Other Programming[edit]


  1. ^ a b "A&E channel to launch in February". TV Tonight. Retrieved 2012-02-17. 
  2. ^ a b "A&E Channel, more than just blue collar". TV Tonight. Retrieved 2012-02-17. 
  3. ^ "Great news! We're...". Retrieved 2012-02-23. 
  4. ^ "shows". Retrieved 2012-02-17.