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From The Dead Sea Scrolls to a Crystal Skull of Doom – Josh Gates searches for truth in Expedition Unknow

Josh Gates has travelled to the ends of the Earth investigating the greatest legends in history to find out the truth and the new season of Expedition Unknown is packed with some of his most daring adventures yet.

AIRDATE | Egyptian Sarcophagus to be opened for the first time in special LIVE Broadcast

This 2-hour LIVE broadcast from Egypt will open a sealed Egyptian sarcophagus for the very first time

AIRDATE | Aussie Gold Hunters strike it big in new season

Neville Perry & Mick Clark are back searching for more of the precious metal in the goldfields of Victoria

AIRDATE | Australia’s OUTBACK OPAL HUNTERS return with season 2

The world’s toughest miners face triumph and disaster on their mission to make a fortune chasing one of the most coveted gems, opal, in the new season of Outback Opal Hunters, returning to Discovery Channel.

FETCH announces partnership with Discovery Networks

Fetch TV today announced the addition of Discovery Networks’ leading male and female channels, Discovery Channel and TLC to the Fetch channel line-up

Discovery Networks commisions fifth season of Australia’s Abalone Wars

Discovery Networks has announced production on the fifth season of its award-winning, flagship local production, Abalone Wars which ventures inside the high stakes game of one of the world’s most dangerous professions; abalone diving. 

Discovery announces Australian version of Say Yes To The Dress

Discovery Networks has announced plans to produce a local version of its global reality hit, Say Yes To The Dress.

AIRDATE: Running Wild with Bear Grylls – Season Two | @Foxtel @DiscoveryAUS

Each episode sees a different celebrity ditch luxury to gain a crash course in survival techniques from the adventurer as they prepare to battle the elements in the most extreme and intense season yet.

Barack Obama goes Running Wild with Bear Grylls | @Foxtel @DiscoveryAUS

Famed adventurer and survivalist, Bear Grylls gives President Barack Obama a crash course in survival techniques as they trek across the Alaskan wilderness

Interview: John Eales Talks Life After Sport

The modern elite athlete is a super human; faster and stronger than any generation before. Pushing their bodies and brains far beyond the boundaries that limit the rest of us. However, no matter how great they are, they can’t stay super human forever.

Discovery Networks looks to Australia for more Global Content

Discovery Networks International is continuing to increase its local output with the commissioning of two new Australian productions slated to air in 2016.

Andrew ‘ET’ Ettingshausen joins Saltwater Heroes tonight on @DiscoveryAus @Foxtel

Join Andrew ‘ET’ Ettingshausen for an action-packed tour around Australia as he finds out just what it takes to make it as a commercial fisherman while uncovering the history of our maritime industry

Discovery cancels Wingsuit Jump after deadly avalanche

Discovery Channel will turn footage from the now scuttled live jump from Mount Everest into a documentary special, after last weeks single deadliest incident ever recorded on Everest killed at least 16 people, including 13 Nepalese Sherpas last week.

Wingsuit Jumper to leap off Mount Everest – Live on Discovery Channel @Foxtel

The world is about to witness one of the greatest human feats ever captured on television when California resident Joby Ogwyn attempts the first wing suit flight off the summit of Mount Everest. 


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Broadcast Guide | AFLW returns to Seven with an opening weekend of big matches

Traditional rivals Carlton and Collingwood go at each other again when they clash in the AFLW, setting the stage for a thrilling opening weekend live and free on the Seven Network and streamed on 7plus.