Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia August 2017 Highlights: From The Official Turner Asia-Pacific/Catapult Communications Press Release
Cartoon Network Australia August 2017 Highlights
Brand New Episodes
Airs weekdays at 4pm from 4th August, as part of the Laughternoons programming block.
Clarence celebrates the best of childhood: epic dirt fights, awkward crushes, trampoline combat, sleepover pranks and secret tree forts! And it does so through the eyes of Clarence, a spirited, quirky boy who sees the best in all things.
Airs weekdays at 6.35pm from 31st July, as part of the Laughternoons programming block.
With the help of his Crystal Gem friends, Steven Universe embarks on incredible adventures to try and protect the world from his own kind. This month, Steven visits a special zoo while the Gems try to pull off a heist! Lion coughs up a magical key, so Steven goes on a quest to find out what it unlocks. If that’s not enough, people start to go missing from Beach City – can Steven solve the mystery before it’s too late?
Transformers: Robots In Disguise
Airs Weekends at 8.25am from 5th August.
When a Cybertronian prison ship crashes on Earth, a new team of Autobots, led by Bumblebee, arrives to protect the planet — and the galaxy — from hundreds of escaped Deception fugitives! Following a mysterious message from another dimension, this ragtag band of heroes learns to trust and fight alongside one another, and begins to suspect the crash might not have been an accident — but only the beginning of a larger, much more sinister plan!
Cartoon Network Collect-A-Thon: Mighty Magiswords Themed Programming Event And New Episodes
Airs Weekends from 10am from 5th August.
Collecting the swords of Mighty Magiswords via MagiMobile app has become a national pastime, and with the CN Collect-A-Thon, kids across Australia can collect all the swords they missed – or level up the ones they already have. Different swords will be featured every half hour from 10am – 4pm on weekends during marathons of your favourite Cartoon Network shows. Best of all, brand new TV specials will kick off the marathons every weekend, with new episodes of We Bare Bears, The Powerpuff Girls, Adventure Time and Steven Universe!
Boomerang Australia August 2017 Highlights
Brand New Show
Airs weekdays at 5.50pm from 14th August.
Calling all racers back to the track with ‘Wacky Races’, a reboot of the classic Hanna-Barbera series. When the engines start, the laughter roars as the world’s favourite racers return… along with their wacky cars. Watch Pennelope Pitstop in the Compact Pussycat, Peter Perfect in the Turbo Terrific, Dick Dastardly and Muttley in the Mean Machine and the Gruesome Twosome battle it out! Joining these familiar faces will be a whole new roster of racers ready to take the track and race to strange and exotic locales around the world — and beyond! With new racers, new vehicles and spectacular new locations, “Wacky Races” is not just a tune-up, it’s a full-engine overhaul filled with fast-paced slapstick comedy, high-octane thrills and pure zany fun from start to finish.
Brand New Episodes
Grizzy and the Lemmings
Airs weekdays at 5.20pm from 7th August.
While the ranger is away, Bear Grizzly comes out to play. In the forest rangers house, Grizzly can enjoy all the modern conveniences that seem to have been custom designed especially for him.
No other animal dares to contest this ‘Bear’s Privilege’ except the most inoffensive, stupid and ridiculous mammal family that exists: the Lemmings- who also move into the house as soon as the
ranger is gone. The possibilities for having fun there are so plentiful! Thus, Grizzly and The Lemmings lead a merciless battle over the forest ranger’s house in an atmosphere of total madness, where the two adversaries constantly try to outdo each other with their nasty tricks!
Airs weekends, at 9am from 5th August.
Bunnicula isn’t an ordinary rabbit, he is a vampire rabbit who drains the juice out of carrots and other vegetables to help him increase his supernatural abilities. Watch his supernaturally hilarious episodes all through August.
The Tom and Jerry Show
Airs everyday at 4.55pm from 7th August.
The iconic cat and mouse rivals are back in THE TOM AND JERRY SHOW, a fresh take on the classic series. Preserving the look, characters and sensibility of the original, the all-new episodes shine a brightly colored, high-definition lens on the madcap slapstick and never-ending battle that has made Tom and Jerry two of the most beloved characters of all time. Each episode features Tom the cat and Jerry the mouse plotting against each other in their traditional suburban setting, as well as additional storylines where their rivalry is set in more fantastic worlds. With a setup as elementary as a cat chasing a mouse and the mouse’s retaliations, the possibilities are endless!
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic International Friendship Day 4 Hour Marathon
Airs 11am on 8th July.
My Little Pony Friendship is Magic marathon on International Friendship Day! In the magical land of Equestria, a kingdom populated only by colorful ponies, TWILIGHT SPARKLE, a studious and slightly reclusive young unicorn intent only on enhancing her magical abilities, has been assigned by her mentor, PRINCESS CELESTIA, a very important task: get your muzzle out of those books and make some friends! In the quaint, fairytale village of PONYVILLE, TWILIGHT SPARKLE meets 5 new ponies, and through funny, offbeat experiences and exciting, enchanted adventures, they teach her about the most powerful magic of all: the magic of friendship!