Family Shows to Watch on DStv this December

Family fun with DStv this December

Highlights 09 December 2021

Friends, kids, grandparents and you – together around the TV with DStv this December

Family fun with DStv this December

It’s a season of love, laughter and true togetherness when you Choose Joy with DStv this December. Just peek under your DStv tree and you’ll find so many shows filled with innocent fun, creativity and holiday spirit that you can enjoy as a family.

The cooking shows will grab even the kids’ attention. They’re filled with spectacular creations from the likes of Buddy and Duff and The Great British Bake Off, ice sculptors team up with bakers to make crazy cakes in Santa’s Baking Blizzard, and there’s local flavour, too, when Minki challenges 3 chefs to make something marvellous for us.

There are movies for everyone, from Mickey & Minnie Wish Upon A Christmas, which will delight everyone from the tinies to the grandparents, to family friendly local movies like Nativ(ity) and A Zulu Christmas. These are films filled with the magic and wonder of the season – like First Christmas, The Christmas Market and A Gospel Christmas – that celebrate our love for our homes and our communities. And where there are love stories involved, things stop at a sweet kiss.

Our Christmas stocking is stuffed with specials like Royal Variety Performance 2021, ’n Ster Vir Kersfees, The Cube Christmas Special, and Supervet Christmas Special 2021, along with family-friendly shows like Kids Say The Darndest Things Season 2, Hot Mess House Seasons 1 & 2, Meet The Meerkats and Flexible Buildings. And there are kids shows that will have grownups rolling, too, like Bugs Bunny’s 24 Carrot Holiday Special.

Whatever your family’s tastes, there’s something for everyone. And there’s so much more to see when you Choose Joy with DStv this festive season.

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Stocking stuffers

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Sweet Christmas movies

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Odd Squad: Reindeer Games.
Da Vinci Christmas

The Treehouse Stories: The Christmas Feast. A wolf, a fox and a weasel have a Christmas feast with a turkey.

Darwin & Newts: It’s Snowing in Kiwifruit Valley. Darwin and Newts discover that every snowflake has six sides.

Darwin & Newts: Kiwifruit Valley Christmas. Our friends work together to create a Christmas celebration full of aroha after a Christmas Eve storm wrecks the festive preparations.

Do You Know? At Christmas. Maddie meets Santa’s favourite helper, the reindeer, and discovers how Christmas decorations are made!

Odd Squad: Reindeer Games. Olive and Otto help Santa to find his missing reindeer, and Oscar helps Ms O to escape Santa’s naughty list.

Horrible Histories Specials: Xmas. Smelly Saxon gifts, terrible Tudor pudding and crazy Victorian cards. And find out about WW1’s 1914 Christmas Day Truce.

Did You Know? Making Christmas Special. Tips on decorating, and spotting fake money and gifts.

Watch on Friday, 24 December from 15:05-17:20 and Saturday, 25 December from 09:30-11:45 on Da Vinci (DStv channel 318)

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Bugs Bunny’s 24 Carrot Holiday Special
Bugs Bunny’s 24 Carrot Holiday Special

Elf Help: Porky Pig and Daffy Duck travel to the North Pole on a mission to save Christmas.

Yuletide Taz: Taz goes out carolling from door to door.

Holiday Purrchase: Granny and Tweety go hunting for deals and Sylvester hunts for Tweety.

Ho Ho Go: Around Christmas, Wile E. Coyote tries to catch Road Runner yet again.

Snow Laughing Matter: A snowball fight quickly escalates between feuding neighbours Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd.

Watch on Saturday, 25 December on Boomerang (DStv channel 302) at 16:15

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Watch from Friday, 10 December on CBeebies (DStv channel 306) at 12:25
CBeebies celebrations

10 December at 12:25: My World Kitchen: Dougie is from Essex, a county in the South-East of England and he is making a Christmas yule log.

10 December at 18:40: Bluey: The Heelers celebrate Christmas together. Bluey finds out that Santa only visits children who’re well behaved, but struggles to be good when Socks bites her during a game of Veranda Santa.

24 December at 06:25: Topsy & Tim: Five-year-old twins Topsy and Tim decorate the tree on Christmas Eve with mom, dad and granny, and the even see Father Christmas on his sleigh.

31 December at 09:15: Go Jetters: Big Ben is missing when the Go Jetters visit London for New Year’s Eve. Can they solve the mystery and save the day in time for the big bong?

Watch from Friday, 10 December on CBeebies (DStv channel 306) at 12:25

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