Remembering Queen Elizabeth II: The best docos to watch about the late Monarch

An end of an era.

Today, Queen Elizabeth II passed away, peacefully. Queen Elizabeth II ascended to the throne when she was just 25 and held a record-breaking reign for 70 years.

Making 70 years is no easy feat – it’s monumental, and her passing marks an end of an era.

In the years in which Queen Elizabeth II held the throne, many documentaries and docuseries have surfaced to explore the unique life of Her Majesty. From never-before-heard stories about the late Monarch to exclusive recordings from those who were closest to her, to hours of unpacking of significant events that make up her legacy, no stone is left unturned on screen.

Below are the best documentaries and docuseries about Queen Elizabeth II that you can stream right now in Australia.

The best documentaries about Queen Elizabeth II available to stream in Australia

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Being The Queen

Being The Queen shares never-before-heard stories about the late Monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, from recordings from those who knew her the best. This National Geographic documentary gives us a glimpse into her majesty’s private life and moments within the House of Windsor.

Watch now on Disney+

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Elizabeth I & II: The Golden Queens

If you’re a fan of Queen Elizabeth I and II, this documentary explores these two iconic royals side by side – their similarities and the events that occurred that saw their respective ascension to the throne.

Watch now on Binge

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Inside The Crown: Secrets Of The Royals

Split into four episodes, Inside The Crown: Secrets Of The Royals offers insights from historians, royal insiders, and the wider royal family into the life of the late Queen and her family. If you want to know how Queen Elizabeth II managed to hold her record-breaking reign, this is the documentary to watch.

Watch now on Foxtel

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The Majestic Life of Queen Elizabeth II

Featuring rare archival footage from the death of King George through to the marriage of William and Kate, The Majestic Life of Queen Elizabeth II explores the true story of how she became the Queen and held her reign for 60 years.

Watch now on Prime Video

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