A big night for ABC1 – both New Tricks (3rd – 851,000) and Spooks (7th – 619,000) winning their timeslots and helping the ABC to a strong result for Saturday night. Movies slid into a second place behind ABC drama and Australia’s Funniest Home Videos (5th – 666,000), and Weekend Sunrise (18th – 337,000) performed very strongly again. NRL and AFL gets big results on subscription TV again.

Timeslot winners (nationally):
6:00pm: Seven News – Ch7
6:30pm: Australia’s Funniest Home Videos – Ch9
7:30pm: New Tricks – ABC1
8:30pm: Spooks – ABC1
9:30pm: An Idiot Abroad 2: Karl’s Bucket List – Ch10

Channel 7 won the night (19.9%), followed by Channel 9 (18.3%), ABC1 (15.1%) & Channel 10 (11%).