Travel down under with Bindi the Jungle Girl only on Discovery Kids Canada

    Exclusive Canadian Premiere Tuesday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m. ET

    TORONTO, Sept. 12 /CNW/ - Viewers can travel to Oz with the exclusive
Canadian premiere of Bindi the Jungle Girl -- a new series featuring young
nature expert Bindi Irwin, daughter of the late Steve Irwin. Living high in
the rainforest in her two-storey tree house, Bindi is visited by all types of
animals, from cockatoos to iguanas.

    Audiences at home will be taken by Bindi's passion for all things wild as
she educates kids on a variety of topics throughout the series -- from
discussing which animals need our help most and the roles animals play in
today's world, to how we study, research and track different species.

    The premiere episode of Bindi the Jungle Girl will debut in its regular
timeslot Tuesday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m. Viewers can also catch Bindi
Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., Saturdays at 10 a.m. and Sundays at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.

    For more information on Bindi the Jungle Girl and other upcoming
Discovery Kids series, please visit

    Discovery Kids offers children of all ages informative and entertaining
programming with an emphasis on action, adventure and the environment.
Featuring real world adventures, Discovery Kids gives children the opportunity
to explore the globe and still be home in time for dinner. Visit for a complete schedule.

    Discovery Kids is a joint venture of Corus Entertainment Inc. and
Discovery Communications Inc.

    Discovery Kids is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc., a Canadian-based
media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty
television and radio with additional assets in pay television, advertising and
digital audio services, television broadcasting, children's book publishing
and children's animation. The company's multimedia entertainment brands
include YTV, Treehouse, W Network, Movie Central, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and
radio stations including CKNW, CKOI and Q107. Corus creates engaging branded
entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple platforms. A
publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto (CJR.B) and New York
(CJR) exchanges. Experience Corus on the web at

    All times ET.

    For more detailed information and images please visit the Corus Press

For further information:

For further information: Molly Merrick, Publicist, (416) 530-2247,

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