Series 17
Logo hi5 2017 original ID




February 1, 2017 - April 17, 2017 (Malaysia)

First airdate

May 15, 2017

Final airdate

June 16, 2017

First episode

Making Music

Final episode

Cultural Festivals


Tremendous Entertainment Group

Preceded by

Hi-5 House Series 3

Followed by

Series 18

Hi-5 Line 2017 (Summer)

Shay, Joe, Bailey, Lachie and Courtney

Hi-5 Series 17 was premiered on May 15, 2017 on 9Go! (by Go Kids!) and April for Nine Network in Australia. Created by Helena Harris and Posie Graeme-Evans. This was the one and only appearance of recent line to be revealed in December 14 2016, in which will succeed the Hi-5 House generation. The Season 18 (the second with this generation) it has on the 11 of March 2019, However, this season wouldn't be broadcast in Latin America, and some elements existed in the Latin version called Hi-5 Fiesta or suffered delays in dubbed copies from the Hi-5 House seasons (except Season 16).





Songs of the week



Hi-5 Series 17 has five DVDs with five songs and 25 episodes is coming soon this year in Australia.



Another studio album of Hi-5 series 17 is coming soon for ABC Kids.


Historic Members

Has two so-new members as Lachie Dearing and Chris White, which formed part of the Hi-5 House Team (with Dayen Zheng, Tanika Anderson and Mary Lascaris) since early 2016, had never participated in a next season on TV, only Lachie (when replaces Stevie Nicholson) had the first external takes for the Hi-5 House Series 4 when Gabe Brown was a member which replaces Ainsley Melham, but when Gabe left without even leaving explanations, and the change affected the project, it also would possibly undermine the Malaysian company.

But Lachie, Dayen, Tanika, Mary and Chris continues to shows and TV commercials normally at least until December 2016.

Nine Network and Auditions

In October 2016, the Nine revealed that Hi-5 back to his TV channel in which the consecrated. In 2017, would display the Hi-5 House final season, before, it was launched on Netflix in almost all over the world and displayed on Nick Jr. and Foxtel.

The auditions of the new cast began on November 8-11, 2016, the exhaustive selection of the candidates between 18 and 22 years old. In the TV program called "Today" on the Nine Network, the new Hi-5 version was featured on October 27, 2016, the presenter and former member of the Hi-5 original lineup, Charli Robinson was there to talk about the auditions and its history in the series where she works for 10 years. On the last day (11), Tim Harding and Charli Robinson were there, in addition to the presence of Lachie Dearing.

In December 14, 2016, it reveals the members along with Dearing: Bailey Spalding, Courtney Clarke, Joe Kalou, and Shay Clifford.

All five members announced their departures and the group adopted temporary touring members for the remainder of 2018 after season 18 have their production canceled.