SBS is one of the most popular television networks in Australia since 1980. The channel has a slogan, A World of Difference. All the programs on SBS are in English and stream in 1080 HDTV picture quality. Some of the channels on the network include SBS HD, SBS Viceland, SBS Food, NITV, and SBS Food. You will find more than 11000 hours of curated premium online content from around the world. It streams a wide range of programs, including documentaries, sports, movies, and comedy shows. You can proceed to learn how to add and stream SBS On Demand on Google TV.

SBS On Demand

How to Add SBS On Demand on Google TV

With SBS On Demand, you can watch all the content from the SBS network. You can download the SBS app on your Google TV with the below steps.

Before starting, ensure that you have the following things ready.

  • Chromecast with Google TV
  • Strong WI-Fi connection
  • An SBS On Demand account

1. On your Chromecast, choose the Apps option from the menu bar.

Select Apps

2. Next, select the Search for apps option.

Search for Apps

3. Further, type and search for SBS On Demand on the search bar.

Search the App

4. Select the app when you get the search results, and then click Install.

Install SBS On Demand

5. Go ahead to click on the Open button to launch the app on your Google TV.

Open SBS on Demand

6. Finally, enter your credentials as required to log in to your SBS account to stream titles.

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Alternate Method: Stream SBS On Demand on Google TV using Screen Casting

 Before starting, ensure that you have these things ready.

  • Chromecast with Google¬† TV
  • SBS subscription
  • Strong WiFi connection
  • A PC or Smartphone

Using PC

1. Firstly, turn on your PC and connect it to the same Wi-Fi as the Chromecast to proceed with casting.

2. Secondly, open the Chrome web browser on your PC.

3. Using the Chrome browser on your PC, visit the SBS On Demand website.

4. Next, click the Customize and Control Google Chrome icon from your screen.

5. Select the Cast option from the menu. Now, you can see your Chromecast device on-screen.

6. Go ahead and click on the Sources option and then on the Cast tab option.

Now, you can see that the content playing on your PC on your Google TV.

How to Stream SBS On Demand on Google TV

Using Smartphone

After turning on your smartphone and Google TV, you shall connect them to the same WiFi.

2. Download and install SBS On Demand app on your Android or iOS device from the Play Store or App Store.

3. After the installation, launch the app on your smartphone.

4. Look for the Cast icon on the top right and click on it.


5. Allow your smartphone to scan the nearby devices. Select your Chromecast device from the list.

6. Now, your phone screen gets cast to your Google TV. When you play a title, it gets screencast to the Chromecast with Google TV.

With the above steps, you shall SBS On Demand movies, news, current affairs, live streaming, movies, and more entertainment titles. It also streams comedy movies and other international movies with subtitles for you. You can watch SBS Original content on Google TV as well with this app on it.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I watch SBS On Demand on Google Chromecast?

Yes, you can Chromecast SBS On Demand on your TV.

2. Is SBS On Demand a free app?

Yes, SBS On Demand is a free app in Australia.