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23/11/2017

School's (almost) out for summer! In a perfect world the sun will shine, but on a rainy day, a long car journey, or when the kids are looking for some down time, the Award-winning* Foxtel Kids App offers something to keep big and little kids entertained.

Nickelodeon's Connected Kids; Kids' Media Behaviour study (2016) found that 95 percent of Aussie kids consume TV and video content at home, 19 percent in the car, and 16 percent watch on a plane, train or bus. The Foxtel Kids App is the perfect App to have on hand with downloadable content for offline viewing ideal for long drives, flights or holidays spent away from an internet connection.

Simply download the Foxtel Kids App from App Store or Google Play and stream some of the world's best kids' shows on demand and ad-free from Foxtel's kids channels including Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, CBeebies, Discovery Kids, Cartoon Network and Boomerang.

The Foxtel Kids App also offers exclusive sneak peeks on the latest kids' shows and movies. On Monday, January 22, Nickelodeon will sneak peek premiere a movie special of The Thundermans, a hit live action show loved by kids ahead of its premiere on Nickelodeon Friday, January 26. Newest Cartoon Network show OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes will sneak peek on the Kids App from December 1, ahead of its premiere on January 6 on Cartoon Network, and a brand new episode of Inspector Gadget will premiere on the Kids App from December 1 ahead of its channel broadcast on Boomerang on January 6.

Peter Tonagh, Foxtel CEO said, We're really proud of our Kids App and since launch have been enjoying steady customer uptake throughout the year. The Foxtel Kids App is filled with kids' favourites regularly updated with fresh new shows to stream or download with sneak peeks and premieres. The Kids App is a safe and secure place for kids to enjoy the best in kids' content Foxtel has to offer.

Created and developed in Australia, the Award-winning* Foxtel Kids app also has the following user-friendly features designed with parents in mind: the ability to limit screen time watched within the App; managing what is watched by selecting classifications between G and PG ratings for age appropriate viewing; uninterrupted ad-free viewing; a data usage monitor; and easy, kid-friendly navigation.

In addition to the huge selection of kids' favourite shows available on the App, new Foxtel Kids App September programming highlights include the following (please note these programs are available to stream or download on demand following their premiere timeslot):

SANTA'S ROCKIN' WORKSHOP

Cartoon Network

From December 1 to 25

From December 1 all the way to Christmas, kids will have a chance to enjoy back-to-back brand new episodes from Mighty Magiswords, The Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears, and Regular Show, including Christmas specials from your favourite Cartoon Network shows. The festive Christmas Special also includes two very special movie screenings: Tom and Jerry: Santa's Little Helpers and Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas.

CHRISTMAS ON CBEEBIES

Every day on CBeebies from December 1 to 25

It's going to be a magical Christmas season on CBeebies, with all your favourite CBeebies friends joining in the festivities! Celebrate all the fun of the Christmas season with Hey Duggee, Sarah & Duck, Go Jetters, Charlie & Lola and more, for lots of Christmas-time fun and adventures.

PARADISE RUN

Nickelodeonbr

From Monday December 4 to Friday December 8 at 5.30pm

Australian Premiere

Tune in for an epic gameshow this summer as kids compete in tropical Hawaii, racing to solve puzzles and complete challenges with their friends alongside stars of popular Nickelodeon live-action shows including The Thundermans and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn. For one week, expect wild challenges with pedal boats, a giant ukulele, a fish and zip-line, an unusual volcano and a flowery lei.

SHIMMER & SHINE - Season 3

Nick Jr.

Weekdays from Monday December 4 at 5.30pm

Australian Premiere

Pre-schoolers will enter a whimsical genie world of magic, music and misadventure in Nick Jr.'s Shimmer & Shine. The hit animated series follows twin genies-in-training, Shimmer and Shine, who grant wishes for their best friend Leah which often lead to surprising mishaps - but the trio always figure out a way to make the mistakes turn out better than they expect!

REGULAR SHOW IN SPACE

Cartoon Network

From December 4 to 15 every day at 7pm

Australian Premiere

As part of Santa's Rockin' Workshop special, brand new episodes of Regular Show will include two feature length specials. The guys celebrate their first Christmas in space by opening presents, eating peppermint bark and telling Christmas stories. Benson wants the stories to be more Christmas-y, but the guys keep adding scary elements, which only infuriate their boss. Oh, and did we mention a Regular Epic Final Battle will be shown over two powerful episodes that will determine the fate of the universe?

WELCOME TO WAYNE

NICKELODEON

Monday December 4 to Thursday December 7 at 4.30pm

Australian Premiere Episodes

Welcome to the Wayne is the recently launched Nickelodeon animated mystery series full of kooky characters and laugh-out-loud jokes. The series is set in a quirky apartment block full of secrets, with three kids on a mission to uncover truth about where they live.

LIP SYNC BATTLE SHORTIES

NICKELODEON

Friday December 8 at 6pm

Australian Premiere

In a kid-focused version of Spike's Emmy-nominated global hit, Lip Sync Battle, Nickelodeon will premiere a holiday-themed episode of Lip Sync Battle Shorties in December to celebrate the lead-up to Christmas! Featuring everyday kids lip syncing to their favourite songs and performing like their favourite artists, Lip Sync Battle Shortie
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