The best Australian Movies, Documentaries and Lifestyle shows on Demand

Get ready for a long weekend of fun and sun this Australia Day on Foxtel with documentaries, movies and lifestyle showcasing some of the best from around the country.

Tune in from today to see the History channel’s favourite local documentaries including all three seasons of Coast hosted by Neil Oliver, The Pacific in the Wake of Captain Cook with Sam NeillAussie Inventions That Changed The WorldShack Life, and Men of Wood & Foam. All four seasons of Outback Wrangler and the Only in Oz series both from National Geographic, and Australia with Simon Reeve from BBC Earth. From Sunday January 26 at 8.30pm, History will make available The Extraordinary Tale Of William Buckley which explores the remarkable true story of the escaped convict who lived with Wathaurong, an Aboriginal tribe in south-eastern Australia long before white colonisation.

To see the most beautiful homes and renovations from all parts of Australia, the Lifestyle channel offers an “Aussie Living” collection available now streaming On Demand including every episode of audience favourites Selling Houses AustraliaLove it or list it AustraliaGrand Designs Australia, and Location, Location, Location Australia; alongside Find Me A Beach House and Building Australia showcasing uniquely Australian lifestyles and locations.

Foxtel Movies is hosting two streaming On Demand collections “Aussies in Hollywood” and “Home Grown” both starting on January 23 to celebrate Australian actors and Australian films. Aussies in Hollywood features over 40 Hollywood films starring Australian actors including Cold MountainThe WolverineThe Curious Case Of Benjamin ButtonA Knight’s TaleDays of ThunderEyes Wide Shut; RushBoy ErasedLethal WeaponSnow White And The HuntsmanBridesmaidsHereditaryHulk; and many more.

Home Grown showcases over 30 uniquely Aussie films including Priscilla, Queen Of The DesertRabbit-Proof FenceAustraliaThe ReefKennyMad Max 2: Road WarriorPuberty BluesLadies In BlackBabe; and many more.