The Great Australian Spelling Bee - Netflix

Hosted by Grant Denyer and Chrissie Swan, prepare to be spellbound as Australia's top spellers aged between 8 - 13 years showcase their extraordinary smarts on The Great Australian Spelling Bee.

The Great Australian Spelling Bee - Netflix

Type: Reality

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2015-08-03

The Great Australian Spelling Bee - The Great Australian Spelling Bee - Netflix

The Great Australian Spelling Bee is an Australian reality series on Network Ten. Hosted by Grant Denyer and Chrissie Swan, and produced by Shine Australia, the series premiered on 3 August 2015. The series also stars Chris Edmund as pronouncer. The series is based on the spelling bee competition whereby contestants are required to spell presented words which vary in their degree of difficulty. For the first season, the winner received a $50,000 education scholarship, $10,000 worth of equipment for his school, a Macquarie Dictionary, a Sprout computer, and a HP Pro Slate 8 tablet. In addition, the five runners-up received scholarships worth $10,000, a HP Pro Slate 8 tablet, and $1,000 of education goods for their school. On 19 August 2015, the series was renewed for a second season, which premiered on 17 July 2016.

The Great Australian Spelling Bee - Season Two - Netflix

Season two first aired on 17 July 2016, Grant Denyer & Chrissie Swan both returned as hosts. Poor ratings for the initial episodes of the season saw the series moved from Sundays to the lower viewed Saturday from its fifth episode.

The Great Australian Spelling Bee - References - Netflix