Neighbours is set to screen on Christmas Day in Australia, for the first time in 4 years and expected to have a Christmas flavour.
“Neighbours will air as per normal through the Christmas period Monday to Thursday 4pm on 10 and 10 Play and 6.30pm on 10 Peach,” a 10 spokesperson told TV Tonight.
The confirmation also comes as news emerges in the UK of the soap’s success as a Freevee title.
Speaking at C21 Content London event, Jamie Lynn Executive Vice President, Co-Production & Distribution at Fremantle said, “In the first 28 days in the UK, Neighbours has become the #1 Freevee Original in customers and has driven the most non-Prime customers to the free streaming service.”
Amazon-owned Freevee is an AVOD service, streaming free with advertisements.