Seven News (1st – 1,062,000) win the night and the 6pm battle as viewers tell the network they prefer their weekend newsreaders. It was movies that took the lead other than the usual ABC Saturday night programming. David Attenborough’s Africa (6th – 666,000) & Bondi Vet (10th – 484,000) struggle against the options but still provide some solid entertainment.
Timeslot winners (nationally):
6:00pm: Seven News – Ch7
6:30pm: MOVIE: Indiana Jones & the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1st hour) – Ch7
7:30pm: MOVIE: Indiana Jones & the Raiders of the Lost Ark (2nd hour) – Ch7
8:30pm: Grand Designs – ABC1
9:30pm: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries – ABC1
Channel 7 won the night 19.7(%), followed by Channel 10 (15.4%), ABC1 (15.1%) & Channel 9 (15%).