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King Charles III Coronation: Where to watch in Australia

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In just a few days, on Saturday, 6 May, the world will witness a historic event – the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III and Her Majesty The Queen Consort.

This will be the first time in 70 years that a new British monarch will be crowned, and millions of people worldwide are expected to tune in to watch the momentous occasion.

Watch Below: King Charles III’s Official Coronation Quiche

So what can you expect from the big day? The King and The Queen Consort will travel in ‘The King’s Procession’ from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey, where they will be crowned by the Archbishop of Canterbury in a historic ceremony.

Following the service, the Royal Family, including Their Majesties, will make their way back to Buckingham Palace in ‘The Coronation Procession’.

Finally, the day will conclude with Their Majesties appearing on the balcony of Buckingham Palace alongside other Members of the Royal Family.

If you’re interested in tuning into the historical event, read on for more information. 

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Where To Watch The Coronation In Australia

Good news! Watching the coronation is pretty easy for Aussies who can tune in and watch the events for free. 

There are a number of different ways to stream the events of this weekend for Australian audiences. 

For starters, streaming service BritBox will live-stream the King’s coronation direct from the UK, along with full replay and highlights.

Start your 7-day free trial with BritBox Australia here.

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10 News First Special Presentation

Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane: 

4:30pm: The Coronation on 10 and 10 Peach

5:00pm: 10 News First bulletin on 10 (switch over to 10 Peach to continue to watch The Coronation)

6:00pm: The Coronation continues on 10.

Adelaide:

4:00pm: The Coronation on 10 and 10 Peach

5:00pm: 10 News First bulletin on 10 (switch over to 10 Peach to continue to watch The Coronation)

6:00pm AEST: The Coronation continues on 10.

Perth: 

2:30pm: The Coronation on 10 and 10 Peach

5:00pm: 10 News First bulletin on 10 (switch over to 10 Peach to continue to watch The Coronation)

6:00pm: The Coronation continues on 10.

The Coronation coverage will also be simulcast live on 10 Play.

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Coronation coverage on Channel 7 and 7plus

Sydney & Brisbane

6.00am: Weekend Sunrise

4.00pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

6.00pm: 7NEWS

7.00pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

Melbourne

6.00am: Weekend Sunrise

4.00pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

6.00pm: 7NEWS

7.00pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

7.30pm: AFL on Channel 7

7.30pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III coverage switch to 7two

Adelaide

6.00am: Weekend Sunrise

4.30pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

5.30pm: 7NEWS

6.30pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

Perth

6.00am: Weekend Sunrise

2.30pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

4.00pm: 7NEWS

5.00pm: 7NEWS Special: Coronation of King Charles III

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How to watch King Charles III’s Coronation on Channel 9

Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania: 

5pm: Channel 9 and 9Now.

New South Wales and Queensland: 

5pm: Channel 9 and 9Now, then 7pm on 9Gem and 9Now.

Western Australia:

3pm: Channel 9 and 9Now.

Northern Territory: 

4.30pm:Channel 9 and 9Now, then 6.30pm on 9Gem and 9Now.

The Coronation of King Charles III will also be available to watch live on ABC and SkyNews. 

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