Every year in October, Australians in particular and global fans of the Bathurst 1000, get the privilege of watching another epic motor race held at the Mount Panorama Circuit since 1963.
As always, we have those die-hard fans who can’t attend the race physically, and the only solution is to watch all the actions online. The good news is that it’s possible via free-to-air or subscription to some channels that bring Bathurst 1000 live.
2021 Bathurst 1000 is scheduled to take place between 26-28 February, and we will show you how to watch Bathurst 1000 online and free at the comfort of your home.
How to watch on Channel 10
Channel 10 happens to the ideal option of watching Bathurst 1000 online for free. You only need to sign up using a valid email address and make sure you have a reliable internet connection to watch the race online.
For channel 10 to remain free, you’ll have to deal with multiple ads during the race. And if you have no problems with such ad breaks, then you should use this channel to watch Bathurst 1000 live come in October.
How to watch on Kayo Sports
Kayo Sports is a digital streaming service that requires a paid subscription to access it fully. But one advantage of watching via this channel for free is because of its 14-day trial.
So, you can sign up on Kayo Sports during the week of Bathurst 1000 and request for the 14-day trial period to watch the race for free.
Onwards, you’re required to pay about $25 for two screens or $35 for three screens. But you can opt-out and cancel any subscription you might have chosen while taking advantage of the free trial at any time with no costs whatsoever.
How to watch on Foxtel Now
Foxtel Now is the official sports broadcaster in Australia. You can choose to subscribe to the Sport package that goes for $29/month or use their 10-day trial period to watch Bathurst 1000 online and free.
Once the 10-day trial ends, then you can opt-out of any Foxtel Now package you might have chosen during registration as easy as it sounds.
Foxtel Now is the best channel for watching Bathurst 1000 live no matter where you’re because of their Foxtel GO app for Android and iOS devices.
You can download the app on your smartphone and key in your credentials to watch Bathurst 1000 online and on the go. Apart from Foxtel details, it would be best to have a reliable internet connection to watch the race with ease and comfortability.
How to Watch on Reddit
Using your smart TV and a reliable internet connection, you can also watch Bathurst 1000 online and free via Reddit.
You can start by checking out Reddit groups like r/v8supercars/ for discussions, or better yet, search for Reddit communities like MotorsportsStreams to get stream links that you can load on the VLC to watch Bathurst 1000 live and free.
Be sure to check out other social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube, to watch Bathurst 1000 online via Smart TVs, phone, tablet, Mac, PC, and laptop.
Other paid means of watching Bathurst 1000
People living in Australia can watch with a paid subscription to Fox Sports 506 (Foxtel/Kayo Sports), while those in New Zealand can watch via Sky Go. However, international viewers can either use a VPN to watch on official streaming websites or subscribe to Superview.
As October approaches, you need to be prepared on which of our above methods meets your ideal choice for watching Bathurst 1000 via free-to-air TV at the comfort of your home. By that time, you can also find countless websites showing the races for free, and all you need is a reliable internet connection.