Australia Plus, originally Australia Television International and later ABC Asia Pacific and Australia Network, is an international satellite television and digital service operated by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation since 2001.It is not free-to-air in most countries, being only available via paid cable and satellite services. The television and online service broadcasts 24 hours a day on 7 days a week, to approximately 44 countries in Asia and the Pacific. The channel broadcasts a mix of programming, including lifestyle, drama, sports, English-language learning programs, childrens programming and news and current affairs.The international television services current incarnation launched on 1 January 2002.It was partially funded by Australias Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, as well as some advertising (unlike the ABCs domestic television services). The channel is targeted at local audiences in 44 countries across parts of Asia and the Pacific. Australia network, along with international radio network Radio Australia, is a part of the ABCs International, Corporate Strategy and Governance division.
Packages & Addons Containing Australia Plus