December is here, which means the stunning Geminid meteor shower is primed to put on its spectacular annual show as it whizzes past the Earth. Unlike many of the year's biggest astronomical events, Australians are in prime position to get the best show from the Geminids this year. Here's how to watch it.
Tagged With how to watch
The highly anticipated Holloway vs Ortega featherweight bout is finally happening this weekend - here's how to make sure you don't miss out in Australia! Originally scheduled for UFC 226 and postponed due to health issues from Holloway, the two will now face off on Sunday in what promises to be the one of most exciting fights in recent memory.
It's no Academy Awards, but the Game Awards has slowly become at least the closest thing the games industry has to it. Whether you're more excited for the game announces, teasers and trailers or just to watch your favourite game win supremacy over all the others, here's how to catch the show tomorrow.
18 teams, one cup. The 2018 AFL Premiership Season is upon us and my body is entirely ready for the triumph and heartbreak that is watching Aussie Rules. Whether you're a dyed in the wool Crowie or an every-now-and-again Giants supporter, you're no doubt ready for a big season (no, not you, North Melbourne fans).
If you're looking to catch every game of the AFL season live and online, then this is the AFL Guide you need.
They don't call it the 'World Game' for nothing: Alongside the Summer Olympics, the FIFA World Cup is the biggest sporting event on the planet. Over four weeks, the best 32 teams in the world will compete in 64 games to determine a winner. Here's everything you need to know about watching the 2018 World Cup in Australia.
Football fever is about to sweep the nation once again as the 2018 World Cup kicks off in Russia. The Australian soccer team - the Socceroos - limped to the qualifying line, overcoming some pretty dismal performances along the way to qualify as one of the World's 'Best 32' teams. They've got some tough competition in the first Group Stage, taking on France, Denmark and Peru. How will they fare? Let's not discuss, let's just hope. Here's when and where to catch every game the Socceroos play in at the World Cup, live and free!
LeBron James has put an entire team of spineless pea-hearts on his ever-burdened back to drag the Cleveland Cavaliers to this year's NBA Finals where the universe-controlling Golden State Warriors and their Monstars-like starting line-up wait. The first ball is tossed in the air for the NBA Finals 2017-18 on Friday morning, Australian time - and here's just how you can watch live, online and even for free!
The world's most watched annual sporting event takes place this Sunday morning in Kiev, when Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid take on English stalwarts Liverpool for the UEFA Champions League Cup. Sports fans the world over want to get in on the action, including the stadium-overflowing amounts of Liverpool fans that call Australia home. If you're looking to catch the game - here's how to do that live, online and free.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are getting hitched next week and the lavish ceremony will be broadcast around the world. Though it's unusual to think that a Royal Wedding in 2018 will be one of the biggest events of the year, that's what we're looking out. Outside of the World Cup, this thing will be everywhere. If you're a Royal Watcher or you just want to make sure you're up with all the memes and social commentary that'll flow from the event - Lifehacker has you covered.
Here's how to watch the Royal Wedding live, online and free in Australia!
The world experiences two huge events in May: the Royal Wedding and the Eurovision Song Contest. The latter is an annual song contest where performers belt out powerful ballads, huge pop bangers, some of the weirdest bops of all time and hit that saxophone with grace and skill never seen before. Eurovision is weird and wonderful and must-watch TV. It's all politics and costumes and the best parts of humanity. It is the embodiment of Anything Can Happen.
Here's how to watch live, online and free in Australia!
With no Game of Thrones gracing our screens this year, Westworld gets a red-hot crack at the mantle of "TV show most ready to whip the cultural zeitgeist into a frenzy" this Monday, April 23. It achieved huge success last year with it's twisty-time-hopping treatise on consciousness and AI and this year, a robotic revolution is ready to take place. We're pumped that it's back and we've rounded up the ways you can watch season 2 - same time as the US or on demand!
NASA want to find themselves some new planets and with ol' faithful Kepler on its last legs, they're sending the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) up into the great dark on the back of one of Elon Musk's SpaceX Falcon 9 rockets. This is the first mission to do so, so it's a big deal!
You can catch the NASA launch livestream right here!
After absolutely slaughtering the rest of the Commonwealth on our home turf, the 2018 Commonwealth Games comes to a close on the Gold Coast tonight. If it's anything like the opening ceremony, it should be another fantastic spectacle before we hand over to Birmingham for 2022. If you want to watch live or stream the closing ceremony - here's where to watch live and free.
After 1230 games, sixteen of the NBA's best teams remain, chasing rings and the chance to hold up the Larry O'Brien trophy. The NBA Playoffs kick off this Sunday morning, Australian time and it's probably going to be one of the most evenly contested playoffs series we've seen for some time. Take that for data.
There's no single event on the world wrestling calendar bigger than Wrestlemania. A hundred thousand fans pack into one of America's largest stadiums and millions tune in worldwide to watch the annual spectacular, an event where storylines reach their end, new champions are crowned and a clown car worth of celebrities come down the ramp to rapturous applause. Even those with a passing interest take note on Wrestlemania Night and if you want to catch all the F5s, AAs, STFUs, GTSs and RKOs this is the guide for you.
Here's how to watch Wrestlemania 34 live, online and free in Australia.
The Green Jacket is Golf's World Heavyweight Championship, awarded to the winner of The Masters, one of golf's most prestigious tournaments. On April 5, 87 professionals tee off - including Tiger himself - vying for those 'Pantone 342' threads and over US$11 million in prize money. Want to watch the first Major for the year, live and free?
Here's when and how you can watch the Masters in Australia.
Of the 23 events at the Commonwealth Games, nothing whips the Australian public into patriotic fervour more than swimming. Being surrounded by water, we think ourselves a pretty bloody good chance of taking home some gold. Over the first six days of competition, 50 medal events are run across all disciplines from the 50m butterfly to the 4 x 100m medley. With Australia poised to load up on medals on home soil - here's how you can watch the 2018 Commonwealth Games swimming events, live and free.
The first race of the 2018 Formula One World Championship roars into Melbourne this weekend giving us our first glimpse of Aussie heartthrob and shoey-loving Red Bull racer, Daniel Ricciardo, and his tilt at the title.
If you're looking to follow the local boy and want to watch qualifying through to the big event, we've got you covered. Here's how to watch the F1 Australian Grand Prix live, online and free!
The Western Bulldogs and Brisbane Lions will meet at Ikon Park this Saturday afternoon in the AFLW Grand Final. For the Lions, redemption from last year's Grand Final loss looms while the Dogs will have to contend with their own loss - that of captain Katie Brennan, to suspension.
Want to watch? We have plenty of options to catch the Grand Final live, online and free this weekend.