A relaxed Saturday night all round: Seven News (1st – 1,096,000) pulls in ahead of Nine News (2nd – 932,000), and movies and ABC1’s timeslot fill out the rest. Brekky TV for the weekend extends the battleground as Weekend Sunrise (16th – 327,000) and Weekend Today (17th – 293,000) duke it out with similar, if not better, ratings than their weekday cousins.
Timeslot winners (nationally):
6:00pm: Seven News – Ch7
6:30pm: Gardening Australia/ABC News – ABC1
7:30pm: Doc Martin – ABC1
8:30pm: MOVIE: Casino Royale (1st hour) – Ch7
9:30pm: MOVIE: Casino Royale (2nd hour) – Ch7
Channel 7 won the night (28.5%), followed by Channel 9 (15.1%), ABC1 (13.4%) & Channel 10 (9.5%).