Up-to-the-minute, independent, relevant, informative and entertaining: The best of the ABC whenever and wherever you want it. Works on smartphones and tablets. The free ABC app not only features the latest stories from ABC News but also gives you: News at a glance with our brand new Top Stories Widget (press and hold your finger on your Home screen to access the menu and select widget to install) Live TV streaming of ABC News 24 to watch wherever you are, over cellular networks or WiFi Breaking news alerts connecting you to events as they happen News in 90 Seconds, concise on-the-go video summaries to keep you well informed in no time Over 30 live metro and regional radio streams to accompany you on your daily commute (including the digital only Double J and triple j Unearthed) A broad and deep range of entertainment, science, rural, technology stories and much more! Here are some tips to help you keep tabs of your data consumption: # ABC News 24 can use from 116MB (min) to 313MB (max) per hour, depending on the strength of your network connection # Live radio streams can consume up to 21MB (max) in 60 minutes # Top Stories Widget can use 1.5MB in a day *** Note that you are responsible for the data transfer and consumption charges incurred by you when using any ABC app. The ABC disclaims all liability for such charges ***

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  • Highligths
    A reliable app for Aussie and international news”
    And just delivers what you expect with any news application
    The easiest way to keep up to date on recent local and international events”
    Great to get reliable news coverage anytime anywhere”
    Provides quality news and sends notification when breaking news occurs”
    Excellent for recent overseas travel to stay in touch with Oz news”
    But it all in all it's pretty user friendly
    ABC is already one of the best news sources and entertainment networks in Australia”
    Love the breaking news notification and top stories”
    Easy to read as and great app for news headlines
  • Keep in mind
    Terrible font and its now mostly white space
    Please increase the font size and unbold in the menus”
    The new alarm function doesn't work”
    Needs all tv shows and not just news and good game”
    A feeble attempt compared to the UK BBC app sadly”
    The live radio streaming feature doesn't work”
    Like other have pointed out- news stories wont load”
    But no streaming audio or video a very big let-down”
    Last update killed video streaming

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