Australian Grand Prix TV times

We?σΤιΌΤδσre one week away from the start of the F1 season ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ the Australian Grand Prix.

Here in Britain the BBC?σΤιΌΤδσs much-vaunted new F1 coverage will make its debut. Here are the times of their F1 programmes ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ please share details of coverage in your country below.

You can follow all the sessions live on F1 Fanatic in the live blogs. See here for more information: 2009 F1 live blogs.

For exact start times of all the sessions see here: Australian Grand Prix 2009.

Friday 27th March

Free practice 1 live: 1:25am ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 3:05am BBC via Red Button / online
Free practice 2 live: 5:25am ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 7:05am BBC via Red Button / online

Saturday 28th March

Free practice 3 live: 2:25am ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 4:05am BBC via Red Button / online
Qualifying live: 5:00am ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 7:15am BBC One / online
Qualifying repeat: 1:00pm ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 2:15pm BBC One

Sunday 29th March

Australian Grand Prix live: 6:00am ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 9:00am BBC One / online
Australian Grand Prix repeat: 1:00pm ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 3:00pm BBC One / online
Australian Grand Prix highlights: 7:00pm ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ 8:00pm BBC Three / online

There is also radio coverage of the sessions on BBC Radio Five Live and/or BBC Radio Five Live Sports Extra.

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28 comments on Australian Grand Prix TV times

  1. Paul said on 28th March 2009, 21:17

    Does anyone know if the actuall race starts at 7am BST or is it 6am as coverage starts at 6am on the BBC.

  2. sulzerpower said on 27th March 2010, 22:00

    BBC site says it starts at 5am. This contradicts Keith’s post of 6am to 9am, so my alarm clock would be glad of a precise answer too! 6am seems a guarantee though, new UK time, as if the race doesn’t start til 7am you can at least watch the build up, or snooze for an hour. Jake Humphrey *yawn*. Maybe for those of us without f1fanatic.co.uk then an hour of build up is useful still.

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