BBC News at Six will join SBS’s international English language breakfast news lineup (5am-7.30am), airing within a few hours of its British broadcast every Tuesday to Saturday morning.
The half-hour national and international news bulletin is presented by George Alagiah Tuesday to Friday, with Fiona Bruce presenting on Saturdays. Other BBC News presenters including Reeta Chakrabarti, Sophie Raworth and Jane Hill also contribute.
SBS director of news and current affairs Jim Carroll said:
“SBS World Watch is committed to bringing Australian audiences the world’s best international news services. With over a million UK citizens living in Australia, and a general population hungry for news coverage, we are proud to provide this quality news bulletin five days a week.”