For One Weekend Only: Stream Any Channel on DStv Premium

02 March 2020
On 14-15 March, DStv customers on any package can livestream all the DStv channels using the DStv Now app.
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Don’t make plans for this weekend. We’re declaring both days a duvet day, and giving all DStv customers permission to stay in and binge-watch the whole weekend!

All-access, all weekend

For the weekend of 14-15 March, DStv customers on any package* will be able to livestream all the DStv channels through the DStv Now app.

That means customers on EasyView, Access, Family, Compact and Compact Plus will be able to watch every channel on the DStv Premium bouquet, using DStv Now.

* Indian, French and Portuguese language packages not included.

What is DStv Now?

DStv Now is a free streaming service available to all DStv customers. It’s the online version of DStv - a way to watch DStv on just about any device! With DStv Now, you'll see all the same channels you can on your decoder at home, but on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, computer, smart TV or Xbox. All you have to do is sign up!

Get the DStv Now app

Enjoy DStv Now as part of your DStv subscription and always have the shows, movies, and sports you love with you wherever you go. Download for Android or iOS and get watching.

Watch the best in sports and entertainment on DStv Now

Sports fans, rejoice. All the SuperSport channels will be open for you to watch with the DStv Now app. Here are our picks for which sports events to watch, live.


Sunday 15 March: Australia vs New Zealand 2nd ODI, 1:20 to 9:45 on SS2
Sunday 15 March: India vs South Africa 2nd ODI, 9:45 to 18:30 on SS2


Saturday 14 March: The Players Championship Day 3, 20:00 to 1:00 on SS5
Sunday 15 March: The Players Championship Day 4, 19:00 to 0:00 on SS5


Saturday 14 March: Vodacom Super Rugby, Blues vs Emirates Lions, 5:20 to 7:30 on SS1
Saturday 14 March: Vodacom Super Rugby, Reds vs Vodacom Bulls, 10:10 to 12:30 on SS1
Saturday 14 March: Vodacom Super Rugby, Cell C Sharks vs DHL Stormers, 15:00 to 17:20 on SS1
Saturday 14 March: Six Nations, Wales vs Scotland, 16:10 to 18:15 on SS5
Saturday 14 March: Six Nations, Italy vs England, 18:35 to 20:45 on SS1
Saturday 14 March: Six Nations, France vs Ireland, 21:50 to 0:00 on SS1
Sunday 15 March: Vodacom Super Rugby, Brumbies vs Waratahs, 7:00 to 9:00 SS1


Saturday 14 March: EFC 84 - Welterweight Title Fight, Themba Gorimbo vs Lyle Karam 19:30 to 23:00 on S11

Formula 1

Sunday 15 March: Australian Grand Prix, main race, 7:05 to 9:00 on SS5


Sunday 15 March: EPL, Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester United, 18:20 to 20:30 on SS3

TIP: So much to watch, so little time. With the DStv Now app, stream sports and your favourite show on two screens simultaneously.

What else we’re watching this weekend on DStv Now

On 14 March:

Kwa Mam’Mkhize on 1Magic (103) at 19:30 
Mnakwethu on 1Magic (103) at 20:00 
The River on 1Magic (103) from 17:00

On 15 March:

Kids Say the Darndest Things With Tiffany Haddish on 1Magic (103) at 12:00 
The Real Housewives of New Jersey on 1Magic(103) at 15:00 
God Friended Me on 1Magic (103) at 20:00
Grown-ish on 1Magic (103) at 21:00
Bachelor in Paradise on 1Magic (103) at 21:30

Sunday Night Movies:

Trapped - The Alex Cooper Story on Lifetime (131) at 19:20
Drunk Parents on M-Net at 20:05
The Sun Is Also A Star on M-Net Movies Premiere (104) at 20:15

Something for the kids:

Movie: Shrek Forever After on Saturday 14 March on M-Net (101) at 15:30
Henry Danger S5 on Saturday 14 March on Nickelodeon (305) at 19:20 

How to sign up for DStv Now

  1. Go to now.dstv.com and click the Sign Up button.
  2. Fill in your email address, mobile number and choose a strong password.
  3. Click Create an Account.
  4. Next step is to link your DStv account to the DStv Now online streaming service.
  5. Fill in the DStv account holder’s ID number, your DStv smartcard number, or your DStv customer number. Any will suffice.
  6. Once you’ve linked DStv Now to your DStv account, you’ll receive a confirmation email.
  7. Log in at now.dstv.com with the email address and password you provided in the Sign Up process if you want to watch on your computer or laptop.
  8. Or download the DStv Now app (Android / Apple) for your phone, tablet, smart TV or Xbox, log in and start watching.

Boost your data for DStv Now open weekend

Vodacom: Purchase 1GB video streaming data bundles for R50 via USSD by dialling *135# or through the My Vodacom app. 
Telkom: Buy the Telkom 1GB video streaming data bundle for R40 via USSD by dialling *180# MTN: Buy the MTN 5GB video streaming data bundle for R159 by dialling *142# or on the MTN app