ABC3 is an Australian children's public digital television multichannel owned by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. It launched on 4 December 2009 at 6 pm, The channel's programming runs from 6am to 9.30pm daily, and targets the 3–15-year-old age group. At 9pm, the station closes and displays the Rage block programming, before the signpost says "we're back from 6am" with ABC background music and ads promoting popular ABC3 programming until the station reopens again at 6am[6] It broadcasts a range of genres, including comedy, drama, music, animation, extreme sports, wildlife and news-based programmes. The channel aims to feature at least 50% Australian produced content.

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    Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories…

  • Behind the News

    Behind the News

    News and current affairs for students.

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    Join passionate gamers Hex, Bajo, Goose and Darren the robot, for the latest and greatest gaming new…

  • Stand and Deliver

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  • This is Me

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  • Winston Steinburger & Sir Dudley Ding Dong

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    Winston Steinburger & Sir Dudley Ding Dong is a fast-paced, high-energy animated comedy that fol…

  • Host VLOGS

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    In this short, sharp, snackable series of vlog-style videos, viewers can hang with the hosts of ABC…

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    A new edgy Australian sketch comedy series starring six new Australian teen actors who perform sketc…

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  • Hack to the Future

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  • Meet Me

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    Sharing Australia's first languages.

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