Despite best efforts to launch a quality drama by Ten Secrets and Lies (403,000) a very distant 4th in the 8:30pm timeslot. My Kitchen Rules (1st – 1,695,000) and Love Child (5th – 1,166,000) again star for Seven and Nine respectively.

Timeslot winners (nationally):
6:00pm: Nine News – Ch9
6:30pm: Nine News 6:30 – Ch9
7:00pm: A Current Affair – Ch9
7:30pm: My Kitchen Rules – Ch7
8:30pm: Love Child – Ch9
9:30pm: The 86th Annual Academy Awards – Ch9

Nine Network won the night (34.1%), followed by Seven Network (31.3%), ABC Network (18.1%) & Ten Network (13.4%).