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Series 11 #RaiseYourHoods Campaign

#RaiseYourHoods is a new social media campaign being run by the BBC to not only promote the upcoming series, but to also promote solidarity, a positive message and to recognise people who have influenced us in our lives. Whoever your hero is – whether they be from Doctor Who, from your real life, or anywhere […]

Save the Date – October 6th!

The BBC (and ABC) have announced the air-date of season 11 of Doctor Who. The show will move to a new night, airing on Sunday night in the UK, meaning that it will shown on ABC TV on Monday night in Australia. No mention as to whether iView will be streaming the episodes at the […]

Reveal: 12th Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver

Although there have been a few glimpses of the 12th Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver, until now we had not really seen what it completely looked like. Jodie Whittaker herself unveiled the toy version of her Sonic Screwdriver at an event at San Diego Comic Con. The toy/collectible version is meant to be a perfect replica of […]

And the 13th Doctor is…

In a bold move by the BBC, the next Doctor has been announced to be a female! Actress Jodie Whittaker is to be the 13th (or if you want to be technical, it would be 14th, but lets just leave it at 13) incarnation of The Doctor. She has previously worked with new showrunner Chris Chibnall […]

And the New Companion is…

The BBC have announced that the new companion will be played by Pearl Mackie. Pearl is 28 years old, and was born in South London. She has only had a couple of screen roles, having a part in the TV show ‘Doctors’ (a little ironic) and the 2013 film ‘Svengali’. However she has had a […]

ABC1 Sneak Peek Trailer / iView Information

ABC1 has added a sneak peek trailer for Episode 1 to their YouTube channel. Also, according to Doctor Who News, the series will be shown at the same time as the UK [currently 5:30 am EST, but may vary if the broadcast time changes in the UK], but only on iView. Unfortunately there won’t be […]

ABC Trailer and Screening Information

The ABC have uploaded the official Season 9 trailer to their YouTube channel. The trailer is the same as the UK trailer, but with ABC branding. The trailer ends with ‘starts September 20’ which indicates we will be getting this season fast-tracked from the UK. There has been no mention as yet as to whether […]

Last Christmas Screening Details

The ABC have confirmed the details of this year’s Christmas Special – The Last Christmas. The episode will be screening on Friday December 26th at 7:30pm on ABC1 but unfortunately there will be no direct early-morning screening. The episode will be 60 minutes long. Source: DWCA

Deep Breath Viewing Information

Here’s a round-up of the viewing options that us fans in Australia have in regards to the season premiere on Sunday 24th August. ABC1 Direct Broadcast – the episode will be screening directly from the UK at 4:50am in the morning for those early-birds! ABC iView – the ABC’s online media service will have the […]

Deep Breath to Screen in Cinemas

The BBC has announced that the first episode of series 8 – Deep Breath – will be shown in cinemas around the world.  Keep an eye on your local cinema’s website – most likely Hoyts and Village here in Melbourne – for details and screening times. BBC Website: http://bbc.in/1nZFW98