A&E Australia

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A&E Network (Australia) logo.svg
Launched 16 February 2012; 4 years ago (2012-02-16)
Owned by Foxtel Networks
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan Real Life.
Country Australia
Language English
Sister channel(s) Foxtel Networks
Timeshift service A&E + 2
Website http://www.aetv.com.au
Foxtel Channel 122 (SD/HD)
Channel 222 (SD)
Channel 614 (+ 2)
Foxtel Channel 122 (SD/HD)
Channel 222 (SD)
Channel 614 (+ 2)

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]

A two hour timeshift channel launched on 5 October 2016 on channel 614, replacing the now-defunct timeshift service for SoHo.[4][better source needed]


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  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. ^ "Got". Foxtel. Retrieved 10 October 2016. ...A&E+2 will launch on channel 614. Customers with this channel in their pack can enjoy all of their A&E favourites, just two hours later than on the original channel. 
  5. ^ Knox, David (6 August 2014). "Pawn Stars Australia coming to A&E". TV Tonight. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  6. ^ Knox, David (22 July 2014). "Foxtel sets Gus Worland: Marathon Man Running". TV Tonight. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  7. ^ Knox, David (8 October 2014). "Airdate: Gus Worland: Marathon Man". TV Tonight. Retrieved 8 October 2014.