Australia & New Zealand

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Australia: SBN Listings

Optus D2 Satellite

Optus D2 Satellite - Free to Air

Covers Australia and New Zealand

Satellite: OPTUS D2
Orbital Slot:
152 degrees East
Transponder Number:
T5 Lower
Horizontal Up & Vertical Downlink
FEC Rate:
Symbol Rate:
22.5 MS/s
Reception Frequency: 12518.75 Mhz

There was a frequency change effective 7/30/12.
There is more information on the GlobeCast Australia web site (, including how to change your frequency. If your services are tuned to the GlobeCast Master frequency that remains 12706.5.

Thiacom 5 Satellite

Thiacom 5 Satellite System

THAICOM-5 at 78 degrees East.
Global beam coverage on THAICOM-5 spans over four continents and can service users in Asia, Europe, Australia, and Africa.

Frequency: 3,640 MHz (C-band)
Polarization: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 28,066 Msyb/s


New Zealand

Sky New Zealand

SKY New Zealand

Channel - 203

New Zealand (O.T.A.)

Hill Nelson Channel 26
Takaka Hill Channel 27
Freeview NZ
Sky Igloo