Foxtel announces SpongeBob SquarePants pop up channel

Foxtel announces  SpongeBob SquarePants pop up channel

These school holidays, Nickelodeons’ SpongeBob SquarePants will be popping-up on Foxtel with his very own dedicated channel as part of the iconic TV character’s 20th anniversary celebrations.

Kids, and big kids at heart, can watch their favourite yellow sponge 24/7 from Saturday, September 21until Tuesday, October 8. The 18-day mega marathon will air 11 seasons, 240 episodes and more than 432 hours of the laugh-out-loud, globally-acclaimed series.

This activity will mark the first time the subscription TV provider, Foxtel, has produced a dedicated Kid’s TV pop-up channel which will be available to all residential subscribers. 


Get your SpongeBob fix on Foxtel, channel 702, from Saturday, September 21 to Tuesday, October 8.


Nickelodeon will still air regular programming on Foxtel, channel 701 (Nickelodeon) and 703 (Nick Jr.) during this period. The Pop-Up channel will be accessible to all Foxtel residential subscribers.