Disney XD (Australia & New Zealand)

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Disney XD
DisneyXD 2015-01.svg
Launched 10 April 2014 (2014-04-10)[1]
Owned by The Walt Disney Company Australia[1]
Slogan The Future is Now
Country Australia
Language English
Broadcast area Australia
New Zealand
Sister channel(s) Disney Channel
Disney Junior
Website disneyxd.com.au
Foxtel Channel 708
SKY Network Television Channel 103
Foxtel Channel 708
Vodafone InHome TV Channel 103

Disney XD is a family subscription television channel, which is aimed at boys aged 6–14, and feature live-action, sports and animation programming. The channel was launched 10 April 2014 on Foxtel.[1]


On 3 February 2014, Australian subscription television provider Foxtel announced it would launch two new family-genre channels over Easter 2014.[2] In late February it was announced Disney XD would be one of these family channels, scheduled to launch on 10 April 2014.

On 24 December 2014, the channel launched in New Zealand on Sky Television.[3]



  1. ^ a b c Knox, David (24 February 2014). "Disney Movies, Disney XD join Foxtel". TV Tonight. Retrieved 24 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Knox, David (3 February 2014). "Programmer's Wrap 2014: Foxtel". TV Tonight. Retrieved 24 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "SKY LAUNCHING DISNEY XD THIS CHRISTMAS" (Press release). Sky Network Television Limited. 24 November 2014. Retrieved 21 September 2015.