Yes that is right Netflix is now in Australia 🙂
the content is not bad but the stuff i want to watch is not on there.
i will try it for a month and see.
Tune into Techwebcast This Saturday Andrew and i will be chatting about Netflix content.
Here Press Release from Netflix
NETFLIX TO LAUNCH IN AUSTRALIA ON 24 MARCH FROM $8.99 A MONTH
MEMBERS WILL FIND FAN FAVOURITES,HOUSE OF CARDS AND ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, ALONG WITH A DIVERSE CATALOGUE OF NEW ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING AND LOCAL TITLES
Mar 23, 2015
SYDNEY – 23 March 2015 – Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), announced pricing today for film and TV fans in Australia, as the worlds leading Internet TV network gears up for launch.
Netflix monthly pricing options include:
-Single-stream standard definition plan for AU $8.99
-Two-stream high-definition plan for AU $11.99
-Four-stream 4K ultra-high definition “family” plan for AU $14.99
A free, one-month trial of Netflix will be available to all new members signing up at www.Netflix.com.
Starting Tuesday, members can catch up on seasons one and two of the critically-acclaimed series Orange is the New Black, in advance of season threes global premiere on June 12, where Australians will also find the entire new season on Netflix the same day its available around the world. Netflix will also be the exclusive premiere home for season three of the political drama, House of Cards.
Netflix members will be able to instantly watch an array of Netflix original series, stand-up comedy specials and documentaries, including the family thriller, Bloodline, starring Ben Mendelsohn, Sissy Spacek and Kyle Chandler; the epic adventure story of Marco Polo; the sharp and witty Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt; Chelsea Handler: Uganda Be Kidding Me Live; Aussie comedian Jim Jefferies: Bare; DreamWorks Animations The Adventures of Puss in Boots; and the Academy Award-nominated documentary Virunga, among others. In the coming months, Netflix members will exclusively enjoy the gritty action drama Marvels Daredevil; the dramatic thriller Sense8; the highly-anticipated Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon II: The Green Destiny and comedy series Grace and Frankie.
At launch and beyond, members can enjoy an exciting range of exclusive and licensed content from many of the world’s leading distributors including Warner Bros., BBC, FOX, NBC Universal, Village Roadshow Entertainment, Beyond Distribution, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and The Walt Disney Company.
Netflix provides an unbeatable entertainment experience for great value with many titles available in high-definition, Dolby® Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound and Ultra HD 4K, where available. Members can stream on nearly any Internet-connected screen including smart televisions, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, and Apple iOS, Windows and Android tablets and smartphones. Data charges may apply for mobile and home broadband connections.
The service also will be available on Fetch TVs second-generation set-top box. Film and TV fans can also access Netflix on game consoles, including Sonys PlayStation 3 (PS3) and PlayStation 4 (PS4), Microsofts Xbox 360 and Xbox One, and Nintendos Wii U.
Consumers also will be able to purchase Netflix gift cards in denominations of $20, $30 and $50 at participating Australian retailers, including Woolworths, Coles, Big W, EB Games, 7-Eleven, Australia Post and Officeworks.
Consumers in Australia can find the latest updates on Netflix content and social happenings via the company’s local Twitter and Instagram (@NetflixANZ), Wholeyfuckingshitbook (www.wholeyfuckingshitbook.com/NetflixANZ) and Tumblr (NetflixANZ) accounts.
For more information, logos and imagery visit pr.netflix.com.