Stream Kayo Sports for 14 days FREE and no lock-in contract
How to watch Super Rugby Aotearoa in Australia
Rugby fans in Australia rejoice, some live union is coming back thanks to Super Rugby Aotearoa. This is the information you need to tune in.
We’re reader-supported and may be paid when you visit links to partner sites. We don’t compare all products in the market, but we’re working on it!
There will be plenty of atmosphere too as there are no limits on crowds at games. That is a nod to New Zealand's ability to overcome the coronavirus pandemic. This competition can whet Aussie rugby fans' appetite until Super Rugby AU is launched in July.
Live stream Rugby on Kayo: Start your 14-day FREE trial now
Where to watch Super Rugby Aotearoa live in Australia
Stream Super Rugby Aotearoa on Kayo Sports
If you are yet to try out Kayo Sports, it is a sports streaming service with huge amounts of sports content all in HD quality. Kayo currently has a 14-day free trial so some Super Rugby could be the ideal time to check it out.
Kayo has access to a wide array of sports and we have put together a full review of the service for you. After the trial, subscriptions for Kayo are $25/month for the Basic option, where you can watch games on 2 screens or devices at once. There is also a Premium option that is $10 more per month and gives you 3 screens.
Kayo also has a number of special features, such as Kayo Minis. Available shortly after matches have completed, you can then watch a condensed version. Other features include SplitView, where you can watch four sports at once, plus Interactive Stats and a Key Moments Timeline.
The platform is compatible with Android, iOS, Apple TV, Telstra TV, Android TV and Samsung TV (2017 or later), Sony Bravia TVs, Mac and PC as well as Chromecast or AirPlay.
Watch Super Rugby Aotearoa on Foxtel Now
Foxtel Now is the pay TV giant's digital streaming service. You have to subscribe to the Essentials pack in addition to the Sport pack which costs $54/month.
What is the Super Rugby Aotearoa format?
The new competition format will involve the five New Zealand franchises playing eight matches each. They will play four home and four away, with two byes. There will be two games per week, with kick-off at 7:05pm on Saturday and 3:35pm on Sunday local time (5:05pm AEST and 1:35pm AEST).
Super Rugby Aotearoa teams
Which stadiums are being used for Super Rugby Aotearoa?
- Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
- Eden Park, Auckland
- FMG Stadium Waikato, Hamilton
- Sky Stadium, Wellington
- Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch
Super Rugby Aotearoa fixtures
|Round||Day||Date||Match||Venue||Kick-off (AEDT)||How to watch|
|1||Friday||26-Feb||Highlanders vs Crusaders||Forsyth Barr Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|1||Saturday||27-Feb||Hurricanes vs Blues||Sky Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|2||Friday||05-Mar||Chiefs vs Highlanders||FMG Stadium Waikato||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|2||Saturday||06-Mar||Crusaders vs Hurricanes||Orangetheory Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|3||Saturday||13-Mar||Crusaders vs Chiefs||Orangetheory Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|3||Sunday||14-Mar||Blues vs Highlanders||Eden Park||1:35 PM||Stan Sport|
|4||Saturday||20-Mar||Hurricanes vs Chiefs||Sky Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|4||Sunday||21-Mar||Blues vs Crusaders||Eden Park||1:35 PM||Stan Sport|
|5||Friday||26-Mar||Highlanders vs Hurricanes||Forsyth Barr Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|5||Friday||26-Mar||Chiefs vs Blues||FMG Stadium Waikato||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|6||Friday||02-Apr||Crusaders vs Highlanders||Orangetheory Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|6||Saturday||03-Apr||Blues vs Hurricanes||Eden Park||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|Round||Date||Match||Venue||Kick-off (AEST)||How to watch|
|7||Saturday||10-Apr||Highlanders vs Chiefs||Forsyth Barr Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|7||Sunday||11-Apr||Hurricanes vs Crusaders||Sky Stadium||1:35 PM||Stan Sport|
|8||Friday||16-Apr||Highlanders vs Blues||Forsyth Barr Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|8||Saturday||17-Apr||Chiefs vs Crusaders||FMG Stadium Waikato||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|9||Friday||23-Apr||Chiefs vs Hurricanes||FMG Stadium Waikato||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|9||Sunday||25-Apr||Crusaders vs Blues||Orangetheory Stadium||1:35 PM||Stan Sport|
|10||Friday||30-Apr||Hurricanes vs Highlanders||Sky Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|10||Saturday||01-May||Blues vs Chiefs||Eden Park||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
|Final||Saturday||08-May||Crusaders vs Chiefs||Orangetheory Stadium||5:05 PM||Stan Sport|
Image source: Kayo Sports website
Latest sports streaming news
The Big Blue is back as the league leading Melbourne Victory host perennial contenders Sydney FC.Read more…
Heavyweight superstars Francis Ngannou and Cyril Gane meet in UFC 270.Read more…
Heavyweight stars Fancis Ngannou and Cyril Gane headline UFC 270.Read more…
Arsenal and Liverpool are locked at 0-0 ahead of their Carabao Cup semi-final second leg this week.Read more…
Ash Barty will lead the local charge as the 2022 Australian Open gets underway.Read more…
The Sixers and Thunder clash in the biggest Sydney Derby in the history of the Big Bash League.Read more…
More guides on Finder
Bitcoin price dips below key level as Russia prepares for a blanket crypto ban
As Russia gets ready to outlaw its local crypto market, BTC could be faced with even greater volatility in the near future.
How to watch UFC 270 Ngannou vs Gane online and start time in Australia
Heavyweight stars Fancis Ngannou and Cyril Gane headline UFC 270.
Why has the Rio Tinto share price dropped today?
Shares in Rio Tinto have climbed more than 15% in the last month.
Today’s ASX top stocks: Stanmore Coal (SMR ↑5.2%), Kelly Partners Group Holdings (KPG ↑3.3%)
The 10 biggest movers on the ASX for Friday 21 January 2022.
Beauty Product of the Week: Gisou Honey Infused Leave-In Conditioner
This leave-in conditioner transformed my unwashed mop into silky locks that would make Rapunzel envious.
Samsung confirms Galaxy S22 Ultra will be a Note phone
Samsung's next flagship S22 phone will be, in its own less than subtle phrasing, "noteworthy".
Top 10 TV shows in Australia this week and where to watch them
A fun superhero series, an epic sci-fi and a dark teen drama are among our top picks this week.
10 items on sale right now for you to add to cart immediately
I spend 90% of my time in the sale section, so here are the hottest products for you to check out before they sell out.
Ask an Expert