NBL 2024 How to watch

How to watch the NBL in Australia in 2023

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While it’s hard to go past the thrills of the NBA, the local talent of Australian basketball is still a spectacle to behold, provided you get a chance to watch them! The NBL – National Basketball League – is the highest level of Australian basketball, and is a tournament that currently features 10 teams: nine Aussie teams and one from New Zealand.

But like many local sports, it can be a tough one to track down on the ol’ TV set, so where exactly can you catch your local basketball team in action? Find out where to watch the NBL in this Canstar Blue article

When does NBL24 start?

The NBL season for 2023 and 2024 starts on September 28 with Melbourne United and S.E. Melbourne Phoenix going head to head. The 10 teams will play through until February 2024 so there’s plenty of time to catch the action.   

Where can I watch NBL24?

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You can catch all the action by tuning into Kayo or ESPN on Foxtel for paid streaming and 10 Peach, 10 Play and Sky Sport for your free-to-air options. 

NBL on Kayo

Kayo will showcase every match of the regular season and post-season live and on-demand, with a number of extra features also available across the platform for basketball fans, including previews, interviews and highlights. You can also catch the Sunday games on Kayo freebies. 

  • Kayo also offers NBA coverage for when ball is well and truly life.
Brand Subscription Type No. of Screens/same time viewing Advertised Cost^^/month
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Kayo One Subscription

  • More than 15,000 hours of sport on-demand
  • Watch on 1 screen at the same time
  • 7-day free trial

min. cost $25 over 1 month

1No. of Screens /same time viewing $25Advertised Cost/month Go To Site
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Basic Subscription

  • More than 15,000 hours of sport on-demand
  • Watch on 2 screens at the same time
  • 7-day free trial

min. cost $30 over 1 month

2No. of Screens /same time viewing $35Advertised Cost/month Go To Site

NBL on ESPN & Foxtel

As with Kayo, ESPN will showcase all matches of the NBL season both live and on-demand, with multiple extras also available through Foxtel’s sport package, including post-game analysis and NBA matches.

NBL on 10 Peach and 10 Play

You can catch all Sunday games (2pm/ 4pm AEDT/AEST) ad free on 10 Peach and 10 Play if you’re after a free-to-air option.


The official platform of the NBL, NBL TV offers full-match replays of every game in the NBL season, as well as 300+ hours of classic matches and exclusive content, all for free. You can sign up to NBL TV online to catch all these perks and more.

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