A massive pay off for Channel 9 with their Domestic Blitz – The Block to the Rescue (1st – 1,646,000) winning the night and helping Ch9 to the Sunday night news win too – Nine News Sunday (2nd – 1,556,000). Could this be the return of Durie to the network that gave him his first break? MasterChef Australia (4th – 1,396,000) captures imaginations with it’s move to Italy and Downton Abbey (6th – 1,361,000) again delivers solid drama to Sunday night.

Timeslot winners (nationally):
6:00pm: Nine News – Ch9
6:30pm: Domestic Blitz – The Block To The Rescue – Ch9
7:30pm: MasterChef Australia – Ch10
8:30pm: Downton Abbey – Ch7
9:30pm: Castle – Ch7

Channel 7 won the night (25.7%), followed by Channel 9 (22.8%), Channel 10 (14.2%) & ABC1 (9.2%).