Discovery Kids (Australia)

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Discovery Kids
2016 Discovery Kids logo.svg
Launched 3 November 2014
Owned by Discovery Networks Asia Pacific
Picture format 576i (16:9 SDTV)
Country Australia
Language English
Broadcast area Australia
Replaced Discovery Home & Health
Sister channel(s) Discovery Channel
Animal Planet
Discovery Science
Discovery Turbo
Foxtel Channel 718
Foxtel Channel 718
Streaming media
Foxtel Go Channel 718

Discovery Kids (stylised as Discovery K!ds) is an Australian subscription television channel, aimed at 5-12 year olds screening factual and educational programming.[1] The channel launched on Foxtel on 3 November 2014.[2]

The channel replaced Discovery Home & Health, whose select programming moved to TLC.[1]

Current Programming[edit]


  1. ^ a b "The Brand New World of Discovery Networks is just AWESOME!" (PDF) (Press release). Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific. 9 October 2014. Retrieved 17 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Knox, David (4 September 2014). "Foxtel overhauls pricing, HD channels as content battle heats up". TV Tonight. Retrieved 17 October 2014.