SBS Arabic24 Radio Service on Digital TV
Australia’s Special Broadcasting Corporation (SBS) has launched its SBS Arabic24 Arabic language radio station on Digital TV, available to listen on channel 36. The additional platform, which currently reaches more than 90% of Australian homes, aims to connect further with the growing Arabic-speaking community.
Since its launch on 7 March 2016, SBS Arabic24 has drawn significant audience growth on air and online and recent research indicates that the service is the most trusted by Arabic speaking Australians, offering a distinctive service and impartial destination focusing on life in Australia, with global and local perspectives on world news.
Schedule highlights include:
Good Morning Australia – Weekdays, 6am-8am – Breakfast show hosts Ghassan Nakhoul and Sylva Mezher bring listeners all their morning news. The live two-hour show is a meeting place of perspectives, ideas and voices, with a uniquely Arabic-Australian take on the issues that matter to the community.
Al Bayt Baytak – Weekdays, 8am-11am and Marhaba Australia – Weekdays, 4pm-7pm. (C+T Mag)