Foxtel has announced its first 3D channel to be launched on 1 November 2010.

The channel is a first for Australian viewers and offers a new viewing experience. The channel will feature a mix of sport programs and live events from Fox Sports and ESPN.

“We are thrilled to announce Australia’s first dedicated 3D channel which will showcase a range of 3D programming. This channel will be a single destination for 3D content which will continue to evolve over time as we work with our channel partners to deliver our viewers a range of the best 3D programming across sport, general entertainment, factual and movie programming,” said Kim Williams, chief executive and managing director of Foxtel.