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How to stream ‘Crikey! It’s the Irwins’

The Irwin legacy continues.


Jaime Carrillo


Published May 22, 2020   Updated Jan 27, 2021, 10:18 pm CST

Steve Irwin passed away more than a decade ago, but his passion for animals lives on in the hearts of his family. His wife Terri, his daughter Bindi, and his son, Robert are keeping his legacy alive with their hit Animal Planet series Crikey! It’s the Irwins.

The Irwins practically breathe animal conservation in their daily lives, working at the Australia Zoo in Queensland. Each day, they care for all manner of wildlife including koalas, Sumatran tigers, echidnas, King Cobras, giraffes, and of course, crocodiles. Luckily, considering that the Irwins are conservation royalty, the show also offers a glimpse of their lives when all the zoo keeping is through.

Here’s everything you need to know to stream Crikey! It’s the Irwins.

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What is Crikey! It’s the Irwins

In a recording from 2004, Steve Irwin, while choking back tears stated that his proudest moment in his life is realizing he can step aside and let his kids “run up our mission” of wildlife preservation. The show is a culmination of this dream.

  • Launched: October 2018
  • Airtimes: Check local listings
  • Channel: Animal Planet
  • Genre: Reality/Documentary
  • Starring: Hosted by Terri Irwin, Bindi Irwin, and Robert Irwin
  • Seasons: 2
  • Status: Pending

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What the critics are saying

  • “But just as The Crocodile Hunter used entertainment as a way in to serious conservation messages, so Crikey! It’s the Irwins also pushes genuine nature doco causes.” –James Belfield, Stuff

How to stream Crikey! It’s the Irwins

Animal Planet is available on a few of the major live TV streaming services. When trying to decide which one is best for you, you’ll want to weigh the cost, the other channels you’ll receive, and the compatible devices for streaming.

Crikey! It’s the Irwins on Philo

Philo is a budget-minded streaming service, and depending on what channels you want, it might be right for you. The 59 Philo channels lean decidedly toward entertainment; the Philo channel list includes AMC, Discovery, IFC, Lifetime, and the Paramount Network, all for $20 a month. so if you want to stream Crikey! It’s the Irwins you’re in luck: You can find it on Philo. Philo also comes with free cloud DVR, but shows recorded are deleted after 30 days, so binge responsibly.


Crikey! It’s the Irwins on Hulu with Live TV

Hulu Live TV is a great way to stream live TV, as it comes with access to Hulu’s massive library of on-demand content. You’ll be able to choose from movies, shows, and Hulu’s original programming, and keep up with what’s new each month. Hulu plans even include a bundle option where you can access Disney+ and ESPN+ along with Hulu.

Hulu Live TV sets you up with local channels and has a broad spectrum of entertainment and sports channels to review, including the full suite of ESPN channels, Cartoon Network, FX, HGTV, and even deep cuts like National Geographic and Syfy. and of course, Animal Planet where you can stream Crikey! It’s the Irwins.

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Crikey! It’s the Irwins on FuboTV

FuboTV started as a streaming service geared toward sports fans, but it’s evolved into a broadly-appealing option with entertainment and news options alongside its robust sports choices. Depending on the package, you can access as many as 180+ FuboTV channels. If you’re looking to be entertained, Bravo, IFC, MTV, and VH1 are options even at Fubo’s most basic tier. The Fubo channel list still includes plenty of sports, including the Fubo Sports Network, which has original programming mixing sports and humor. The FuboTV cost starts at $54.99 a month, and with Disney Media favorites like ABC, ESPN, and the Disney Channel now on board, some who were on the fence about Fubo are giving it another look.

To watch Crikey! It’s the Irwins, you’ll want to dock in at the FuboTV Standard level.

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Crikey! It’s the Irwins on Vidgo

Vidgo offers a package for under $40 a month that pulls together more than 60 English-language channels into its National English Package. Vidgo channels include ABC, Fox, the ESPN family of channels (including ESPN Deportes), and it’s one of the few streaming services that carries BeIN Sports. But it’s like Fubo in that, even though it started out for streaming sports, it carries a lot more now. You might be surprised to know that Vidgo’s an option to stream Crikey! It’s the Irwins—and then you chat about it online via Vidgo’s Social TV platform.


Crikey! It’s the Irwins on AT&T TV Now

If you’re already looking to AT&T for your wireless needs, you might consider AT&T TV Now to cover streaming for you. AT&T TV Now channels start with Plus and Max, which even include HBO. Then, AT&T plans expand from there, approaching cable selection and pricing with AT&T TV Now’s biggest packages. AT&T streaming also comes with Cloud DVR, letting you record up to 20 hours of TV per month. If you’re looking for Crikey! It’s the Irwins, get in at the AT&T TV Now Entertainment tier to stream it.

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Crikey! It’s the Irwins on YouTube TV

The YouTube TV channel list includes local channels, sports options including ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, FS2, and NBA TV, and plenty to keep kids (and kids at heart) occupied, including Disney Channel and its companion channels, Nickelodeon, and Cartoon Network—all in one easy-to-access package. It even comes with a few Spanish-language channels like Telemundo and NBC Universo. YouTube add-ons include HBO Max, Showtime, and Starz. YouTube TV packages have some advantages over their competitors, including a generous DVR and multiple screens package. From one account, each user can create an individual profile to track favorite shows.

If you’re looking for Crikey! It’s the Irwins, know that you can stream it on YouTube TV.

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*First Published: May 22, 2020, 9:24 am CDT