Nat Geo People

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Nat Geo People
New NatGeo People logo.svg
Launched1 November 1999
Closed28 February 2018 (Australia)
Owned byWalt Disney Television (73%)
National Geographic Society(27%)
Picture format16:9 (576i, SDTV) (1999–present)
16:9 (1080i, HDTV) (2010–present)
Slogan"Dare to Explore" (1999–2007)
"Let's get lost." (2007–2014)
"Real Taste of Life" (2014–present)
CountrySingapore, India
Broadcast areaWorldwide
HeadquartersAsia: New Delhi; America: New York City; Europe: London
Formerly calledAdventure One (A1) (1999–2007)
Nat Geo Adventure (2007–2014)
Replaced byNat Geo Wild (Europe)
Sister channel(s)National Geographic Channel
Nat Geo Wild
National Geographic Abu Dhabi
MENA: [2]
OSN (Middle East
& North Africa)
Channel 517 (HD)
Astro (Malaysia)Channel 725 (HD)
Dialog TV
(Sri Lanka)
Channel 40
d2h (India)Channel 463
Foxtel (Australia)Channel 628
SKY Italia (Italy)Channel 410 (HD)
Skywave (Macau)Channel 11
GMMZ (Thailand)Channel 390 (SD)
yes (Israel)Channel 35
My TV (Africa)Channel 07
Independent TV(India)Channel 3480
4TV (Myanmar)Channel 25
Transvision (Indonesia)Channel 500 (HD)
Indovision (Indonesia)Channel 247
Big TV (Indonesia)Channel 349
beIN (MENA)Channel 304 (HD) Channel 317 (SD)
DishHD (Taiwan)Channel 694 (HD)
Skylife (Korean)Channel 8-0 (HD) Channel 11-0 (SD)
Cignal Digital TV (Philippines)Channel 241 (HD)
Cyfrowy Polsat (Poland)Channel 160 (HD) Channel 21 (SD)
Cable Star Iloilo (Philippines)Channel 5
Parasat Cable TV (Philippines)Channel 322
Pioneer Cable Vision Inc. (PCVI) (Philippines)Channel 41 (SD)
StarHub TV (Singapore)Channel 412
First Media (Indonesia)Channel 36
Channel 8 (Papua New Guinea)Channel 08
Cable TV Hong Kong (Hong Kong)Channel 753 (SD)
Channel 703 (HD)
Teledünya (Türkiye)Channel 186 (HD)
MediaNet (Maldives)Channel 402 (SD)
Channel 806 (HD)
Cablelink (Philippines)Channel TBA (SD)
Channel 330 (HD)
Cable TV (Macau)Channel 421 (HD)
Asianet Digital TV
Channel 385 (SD)
Channel 117 (SD)
Channel 262 (HD)
Fetch TV(Australia)Channel 130
Foxtel Play (Australia)Channel 628
now TV (Hong Kong)Channel 217
IndosatM2 (Indonesia)Channel 160
World on Demand (Japan)Channel 301
PTCL Smart TV (Pakistan)Channel 68
CHT MOD (Taiwan)Channel 261
Unifi TV (Malaysia)Channel 511 (HD)
Singtel TV (Singapore)Channel 255 (HD)
Groovia (Indonesia)Channel 189
Usee TV (Indonesia)Channel 405
PEO TV (Sri Lanka)Channel 51
Streaming media
Foxtel GoChannel 628

Nat Geo People, formerly known as Adventure One (A1) and National Geographic Adventure (commonly abbreviated to Nat Geo Adventure), is a subscription TV channel owned by Walt Disney Television through National Geographic Partners, a joint venture between The Walt Disney Company (73%) and National Geographic Society (27%).[1] Targeted at female audiences, with programming focusing on people and cultures, the channel is available in 50 countries in both linear and non-linear formats.[2]


Adventure One (A1) launched on 1 November 1999 being rebranded on 1 May 2007 as National Geographic Adventure, strengthening the overall Nat Geo presence.[3] All countries adopted the change, except in Europe which instead changed A1 to Nat Geo Wild.[4] Nat Geo Adventure is also a global adventure travel video and photography portal, which launched worldwide in 2009.[3]

Nat Geo Adventure was aimed at younger audiences, providing programming based around outdoor adventure, travel and stories involving people having fun while exploring the world.

In early 2008, National Geographic Adventure Channel Australia and National Geographic Adventure Channel Italy launched a new video sharing feature on their website called Blognotes.

In 2010, Nat Geo Adventure launched their High Definition (HD) channel in Asia via AsiaSat 5.

It launched in HDTV on SKY Italia channel 410 from February 1, 2012. At the time of launch (0500 UTC) the Standard Definition version of the channel was closed down.

On September 30, 2013 it was announced that in early 2014 Nat Geo Adventure would be replaced by Nat Geo People. This would see Nat Geo People launch in HD where currently available, as well as in linear and non-linear formats, in 50 countries internationally. The change will see the channel become more female focused, with programming to focus on people and cultures.[2] Nat Geo People was replaced by Nat Geo Wild in Germany and Austria on the 12th of September 2017. Nat Geo people will cease broadcasting in Australia on the 28th of February 2018 with all popular Tv shows moving to the National geographic channel , They will also be closing FX channel , Eurosport News on the same day , Foxtel Australia has confirmed this and has emailed all Foxtel Customers regarding the changes in Late January.


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  1. ^ Littleton, Cynthia (March 19, 2019). "Disney Closes $71 Billion 21st Century Fox Deal". Variety. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "National Geographic International Announces Launch of Nat Geo People". Deadline Hollywood. September 30, 2013. Retrieved January 8, 2014.
  3. ^ "National Geographic Channels International Launches Nat Geo Adventure" (Press release). National Geographic Channels (International). April 2, 2007. Retrieved January 22, 2014.
  4. ^ "National Geographic Channel Set to Go Wild" (Press release). National Geographic Channels (International). December 7, 2006. Archived from the original on May 23, 2008. Retrieved January 22, 2014.

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