What’s New on Netflix Australia This Week: January 1st, 2022

Kickstart your New Year on Netflix Australia with one of the 40 new movies and TV shows added to the library.

by @JRobinsonWoN
Published on December 31st, 2021, 5:00 pm EST

whats new on netflix australia this week january 1st 2022

Cobra Kai season 4 is now available to stream on Netflix Australia

Happy New Year! Kickstart your 2022 by watching one of the 40 new movies and TV shows added to Netflix Australia for January 1st, 2022.

First of all, here are the past week’s top highlights:


Cobra Kai (Season 4) N

Seasons: 4 | Episodes: 41
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama | Runtime: 30 Minutes
Cast: Courtney Henggeler, Mary Mouser, Tanner Buchanan, Ralph Macchio, William Zabka

Since making the move to Netflix, Cobra Kai has swiftly become one of the most popular Netflix Originals around.

The future of Miyagi Do, Eagle Fang, and Cobra Kai all rests on the 51st All Valley Tournament as Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence team up to take down John Kreese.


The Misfits (2021)

Director: Renny Harlin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller | Runtime: 94 Minutes
Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Tim Roth, Nick Cannon, Rami Jaber, Jamie Chung

After being recruited by a group of unconventional thieves, renowned criminal Richard Pace finds himself caught up in an elaborate gold heist that promises to have far-reaching implications on his life and the lives of countless others.


Stay Close (Season 1) N

Seasons: 1 | Episodes: 8
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery | Runtime: 39-53 Minutes
Cast: Cush Jumbo, Bethany Antonia, Jo Joyner, Richard Armitage, Youssef Kerkour

While there has been very little fanfare about the series, we can easily see Stay Close being the surprise package of the week.

The lives of a photojournalist, a soccer mom, and a homicide detective are disturbed by a terrible event from the past.


Here Are All of the Latest Additions to Netflix Australia This Week

18 New Movies Added to Netflix Australia This Week: January 1st, 2022

  • Chief Daddy (2018)
  • Death to 2021 (2021) N
  • Govinda Govinda (2021)
  • Hand Rolled Cigarette (2020)
  • Hilda and the Mountain King (2021)
  • Hysteria (2011)
  • I Give It a Year (2013)
  • Kaaval (2021)
  • Lulli (2021) N
  • Momshies! Your Soul is Mine (2021)
  • Seal Team (2021) N
  • The Best of Enemies (2019)
  • The Door into Summer (2021)
  • The Envelope (2018)
  • The Girl in the Yellow Jumper (2020)
  • The Lost Daughter (2021) N
  • The Misfits (2021)
  • Time Out (2019)

16 New TV Shows Added to Netflix Australia This Week: January 1st, 2022

  • Anxious People (Limited Series) N
  • Azcarate: No Holds Barred (Season 1) N
  • Castle and Castle (Season 2)
  • Chhota Bheem (Season 4)
  • Cobra Kai (Season 4) N
  • Fifty: The Series (Season 2)
  • Kitz (Season 1) N
  • Light the Night (Part 2) N
  • Memories of Love (Season 1)
  • Qin Empire: Alliance (Season 3)
  • Sons of the Caliphate (2 Seasons)
  • Stay Close (Season 1) N
  • Taxi Driver (Season 1)
  • The Glamorous Imperial Concubine (Season 1)
  • The Penthouse: War in Life (3 Seasons)
  • Word Party Presents Math! (Season 1) N

5 New Docuseries and Documentaries Added to Netflix Australia This Week: January 1st, 2022

  • Daiki Tsuneta Tokyo Chaotic (2021)
  • Art & Tech (Season 1)
  • Crime Scene: The Times Square Killer (Limited Series) N
  • Made by Design (Season 1)
  • Stories of a Generation – With Pope Francis (Limited Series) N

3 New Stand Up Specials Added to Netflix Australia This Week: January 1st, 2022

  • Cem Yilmaz: Diamond Elite Platinum Plus (2021) N
  • Jimmy Carr: His Dark Material (2021) N
  • The Standups (Season 3) N

1 New Reality Show Added to Netflix Australia This Week: January 1st, 2022

  • Queer Eye (Season 6) N

What will you be watching on Netflix Australia to celebrate the New Year? Let us know in the comments below!

Jacob Robinson

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 and serves as one of the lead writers here on What's on Netflix. Jacob covers all things Netflix movies and TV shows but specializes in covering anime and K-dramas. Resides in the United Kingdom.