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Nine Network
Launched September 16, 1956
Owned by PBL Media
Picture format 576i (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Audience share 27.3% Nationally
(September 8, 2007, [1])
Slogan We Love TV
Broadcast area Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane,
Darwin
Website ninemsn.com.au
Availability
Terrestrial
Analogue Normally tuned to 9
SD Digital Channel 9
HD Digital Channel 90
Satellite
Foxtel Digital Channel 100
Cable
Foxtel Digital Channel 100

The Nine Network, or Channel Nine, is an Australian television network based in Willoughby, a suburb on the North Shore of Sydney. One of three major free-to-air commercial networks in Australia, its former slogan "Still The One" refers to their past ratings success, being the most popular television station on a national basis since the introduction of television in Australia. Nationally, the network has consistently proven itself the most watched television network, defeated only once in 2000 by its main rival, the Seven Network. At present, however, Seven is set to win the 2007 ratings year.[1][2] Image File history File links Channelnine. ... is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A car from 1956 Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... PBL Media is a joint venture between Publishing and Broadcasting Limited and CVC Asia Pacific. ... 576i is the shorthand name for a video mode. ... ... 1080i is a shorthand name for a category of video modes. ... High-definition television (HDTV) means broadcast of television signals with a higher resolution than traditional formats (NTSC, SECAM, PAL) allow. ... is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... QTQ is an Australian television station, licensed to, and serving Brisbane, Queensland. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... Analog television (or analogue television) encodes television and transports the picture and sound information as an analog signal, that is, by varying the amplitude and/or frequencies of the broadcast signal. ... Standard-definition television or SDTV refers to television systems that have a lower resolution than HDTV systems. ... High-definition television (HDTV) is a digital television broadcasting system with greater resolution than traditional television systems (NTSC, SECAM, PAL). ... Foxtel is a subscription television company in Australia, formed through a joint venture between Telstra and News Corporation. ... Foxtel is a subscription television company in Australia, formed through a joint venture between Telstra and News Corporation. ... // Television broadcasting in Australia began on the 16th of September, 1956 in black and white at TCN-9 in Sydney, and has since expanded to include a broad range of public, commercial, community, subscription, narrowcast and amateur stations across the country. ... Willoughby is a suburb on the lower North Shore of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. ... The North Shore or Northern Suburbs refers to those suburbs of Sydney, Australia which are located on the north shore of Sydney Harbour, and between Middle Harbour and the Lane Cove River. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... Free-to-air is a phrase used to describe television and radio broadcasts which are available without subscription and without decryption (pay-TV). ... Still the One is a promotional campaign that has been used on several television networks around the world. ... The Seven Network is an Australian television network, owned by the Seven Media Group. ...


The network currently has plans to move from their Willoughby base to the Australian Technology Park in Redfern.[3] Nine's Melbourne base is expected to move from Richmond to Melbourne Docklands in the future as well.[3] The Australian Technology Park (sometimes abbreviated to ATP) is a business and technology centre in Eveleigh, in Sydney. ... Richmond is an inner city suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ... The Melbourne Docklands is a new inner city suburb and Urban renewal project in Melbourne, Australia. ...

Contents

History

Origins

TCN-9, the first regularly transmitting television station in Australia, launched on September 16, 1956. John Godson introduced the station and Bruce Gyngell presented the first programme, This Is Television and in doing so becoming the first person to appear on Australian television. Later that year, GTV-9 in Melbourne began testing transmissions to telecast the 1956 Summer Olympics later forming the National Television Network alongside QTQ-9 in Brisbane and NWS-9 in Adelaide, the basis of the current Nine Network. TCN-9 is the Sydney flagship television station of the Nine Network in Australia. ... is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A car from 1956 Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Bruce Gyngell (b. ... GTV-9 is the Melbourne, Australia station in the Nine television network and was one of the first two commercial TV stations in Melbourne. ... This article is about the Australian city; the name may also refer to City of Melbourne or Melbourne city centre. ... The 1956 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XVI Olympiad, were held in 1956 in Melbourne, Australia, although the equestrian events could not be held in Australia due to quarantine regulations. ... ... QTQ-9 is an Australian television station, licensed to, and serving Brisbane, Queensland. ... For other uses, see Brisbane (disambiguation). ... NWS-9 is the Nine Network station in Adelaide, South Australia. ... For other uses, see Adelaide (disambiguation). ...


In the late 1980s, STW-9 Perth became a Nine Network owned and operated station when Bond Media purchased the network. However, in 1989, Bond Media sold the Perth-based station to Sunraysia Television for AU$95 million, due to the Federal cross-media ownership laws, which restricted the level of national reach for media owners.[4] STW-9 is a television station broadcasting in Perth, Western Australia, wholly owned by Sunraysia Television. ... Location of Perth within Australia This article is about the metropolitan area of Perth, Western Australia. ... In the broadcasting industry (especially in North America), an owned-and-operated station (frequently abbreviated as O&O) usually refers to a television station or radio station that is owned by the network with which it is associated. ... Sunraysia Television is the publically-listed parent company of Swan Television and Radio Broadcasters, owners of STW-9 (Channel 9 Perth). ... ISO 4217 Code AUD User(s) Australia, Kiribati, Nauru, Tuvalu, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island Inflation 1. ...


2000s

The network's Melbourne headquarters on Bendigo Street in Richmond, Victoria.
The network's Melbourne headquarters on Bendigo Street in Richmond, Victoria.

Digital television was introduced to all of the network's owned and operated stations on January 1, 2001 - this was soon followed by the gradual introduction of widescreen and high definition programming.[5] Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2304 × 1728 pixels, file size: 836 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Taken by User:Michaelbeckham - 13/10/07 File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2304 × 1728 pixels, file size: 836 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Taken by User:Michaelbeckham - 13/10/07 File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... Richmond is an inner city suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ... VIC redirects here. ... Digital terrestrial television in Australia commenced on January 1, 2001, in the countrys five most populous cities, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. ... In the broadcasting industry (especially in North America), an owned-and-operated station (frequently abbreviated as O&O) usually refers to a television station or radio station that is owned by the network with which it is associated. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... The Wikipedia main page as viewed with a widescreen monitor. ... High-definition television (HDTV) is a digital television broadcasting system with greater resolution than traditional television systems (NTSC, SECAM, PAL). ...


NTD was integrated into the Nine Network on New Year's Day 2003. Following the rebrand to Nine Darwin, the station decreased Network Ten programming from their line-up. This article is about the Australian television station. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Network Ten, or Channel Ten, is one of Australias three major commercial television networks. ...


On January 30, 2006, the network and its affiliate stations relaunched to coincide with Nine's 50th year of broadcasting.[citation needed] The decision to relaunch was made by interim CEO Sam Chisholm and late PBL Deputy Chairman Kerry Packer early in 2005.[citation needed] The new logo designed by Bruce Dunlop Associates lacked Nine's distinctive Nine dots, which had been an Australian television icon since 1970. The rebranding of Nine also saw National Nine News, A Current Affair, Today, Nightline, Wide World of Sports, and Sunday receive new designs.[citation needed] is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kerry Francis Bullmore Packer AC (17 December 1937 – 26 December 2005) was an Australian publishing, media and gaming tycoon. ... National Nine News is the news service of the Australian Nine Network. ... For the American television program of the same name, see A Current Affair (US TV series). ... Today is an Australian morning television program broadcast weekdays from 6am on the Nine Network. ... For other uses, see Nightline (disambiguation). ... Current Wide World of Sports logo Wide World of Sports was an Australian television show that appeared on the Nine Network. ... Sunday is a public affairs program on Australian television. ...


In late 2006, rival Network Ten won the rights to broadcast the New Year's Eve firework show. Nine had held the rights since the screening began in 1995. Network Ten, or Channel Ten, is one of Australias three major commercial television networks. ... For other articles with similar names, see New Year (disambiguation). ...


On October 18, 2006 James Packer sold 50% of the network's parent company PBL Media to CVC Asia-Pacific, in a deal valued $4.6 billion.[6] PBL Media later purchased regional network NBN Television, on May 1, 2007 for an estimated $250 million[7]. A further 25% of PBL Media was sold to CVC on June 1, 2007 for $515 million, effectively forgoing control of the day-to-day operations of the network.[8] is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... James Douglas Packer (born 8 September, 1967) is an Australian businessman and Australias richest man. ... PBL Media is a joint venture between Publishing and Broadcasting Limited and CVC Asia Pacific. ... CVC Capital Partners is a European private equity firm. ... ISO 4217 Code AUD User(s) Australia, Kiribati, Nauru, Tuvalu, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island Inflation 1. ... PBL Media is a joint venture between Publishing and Broadcasting Limited and CVC Asia Pacific. ... NBN Television is an Australian television network owned by PBL Media that is based in Newcastle, Australia. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 152nd day of the year (153rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...


On September 27, 2007, PBL Media announced their intention to start a high definition multichannel, to be launched in November 2007.[9] is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... PBL Media is a joint venture between Publishing and Broadcasting Limited and CVC Asia Pacific. ... Generally, high-definition refers to an increase in resolution or clarity such as in: High-definition television (HDTV), television formats that have a higher resolution than their contemporary counterparts High-definition video, which is used in HDTV broadcasting, as well as digital film and computer HD video file formats HDV...


On October 13, 2007, the International Olympic Committee announced that the Nine Network, in joint partnership with subscription television provider Foxtel, has secured broadcasting rights for the 2010 Winter Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics.[10] is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Stamp The International Olympic Committee (French: Comité International Olympique) is an organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas on June 23, 1894. ... Foxtel is a subscription television company in Australia, formed through a joint venture between Telstra and News Corporation. ... Wikinews has related news: Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games The 2010 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXI Olympic Winter Games, are the next winter Olympics and will take place in 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... London 2012 redirects here. ...


Programming

Further information: List of programs broadcast by the Nine Network

In 2005 Seven had a ratings resurgence on the back of popular US shows Lost, Desperate Housewives and Grey's Anatomy, and a few Australian shows, Kath & Kim, Dancing With the Stars, Deal or No Deal, Wheel of Fortune and Border Security, defeating Nine in consecutive weeks before a strong return to form from Nine as the year progressed.[citation needed] In primetime like its broadcast rivals, Channel Nine relies heavily on overseas programming (mostly from the American CBS network). The following are programs that have been, currently, or are soon to be broadcast by the Nine Network and its regional affiliates. ... The Seven Network is an Australian television network, owned by the Seven Media Group. ... LOST redirects here. ... Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama series, created by Marc Cherry, who also serves as show runner, and produced by ABC Studios - The Walt Disney Companys main television studio - and Cherry Productions. ... This article is about the television series. ... Kath & Kim is a Logie Award-winning character-driven Australian television comedy series, created by Jane Turner and Gina Riley. ... Dancing with the Stars is an Australian television series based on the British Strictly Come Dancing. ... Deal or No Deal is a game show which airs in Australia on the Seven Network. ... Wheel of Fortune was an Australian television game show, produced by Grundy Television and broadcast on the Seven Network from 1981 to 2006. ... Border Security Logo Border Security: Australias Front Line is an Australian television programme that airs on the Seven Network. ... PrimeTime is a television newsmagazine from ABC News. ... This article is about the broadcast network. ...


Nine's current Australian programming lineup consists of television shows including; Australia's Funniest Home Video Show, Getaway, McLeod's Daughters, Sea Patrol, Missing Persons Unit, Mornings with Kerri-Anne, Temptation, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, The Footy Show and What's Good For You?. Australian content on Channel Nine is predominately comprised of non-scripted programs. Australias Funniest Home Video Show (originally Graham Kennedys Funniest Home Videos) is the name of an Australian television show on the Nine Network that presents home videos sent in by viewers. ... Look up getaway in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... McLeods Daughters is a TV drama set in rural outback in South Australia about the McLeod Family running Drovers Run its been in the McLeod family for almost 100 years passing down to son and now Daughters Claire, Tess, Jodi, Regan & Grace McLeod. ... Sea Patrol is a television drama, set in various tropical areas of Australia onboard a fictional Royal Australian Navy Fremantle class patrol boat HMAS Hammersley, and focusing on the ship and the life of the crew. ... Missing Persons Unit is an Australian television documentary series hosted by journalist Mike Munro and broadcast on the Nine Network in Australia. ... Mornings with Kerri-Anne is a Nine Network Australian television program, hosted by Kerri-Anne Kennerly. ... For the 1967-68 U.S. game show of the same name, see Temptation (1967 US game show). ... Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? is an Australian television game show which currently offers a maximum prize of $5,000,000 for correctly answering 16 successive multiple-choice questions of increasing difficulty. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Whats Good For You is a health and lifestyle programme currently screening on Australian television. ...


American programming on Nine includes; Gilmore Girls, Close to Home, Cold Case, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CSI: Miami, CSI: New York, ER, Justice, Men In Trees, Nip/Tuck, Rome, Super Nanny, Survivor, The Apprentice, The Closer, Weeds, and Without a Trace. New programs soon to air for Nine's 2007 lineup include; Kidnapped, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, The Nine, Runaway, and Smith. Most of these shows that appeal to younger audiences have been shelved to air in summer non ratings period, due to their lack of success in the US. Damages, a legal drama series starring Glenn Close and Rose Byrne premiered on the Nine Network in late 2007, shortly after airing in the US - a programming trend that Nine has continued with other programmes. Gilmore Girls is a long-running, Emmy Award winning, and Golden Globe nominated American television drama/comedy created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel. ... Close to Home may refer to: Close to Home (TV series), an American television show Close to Home (comic strip), a syndicated comic strip Close to Home (soap opera), a New Zealand television show Close to Home (film), a 2001 movie Close to Home (film) - 2005, a 2005 Isreali movie... For other uses, see Cold case (disambiguation). ... CSI: Crime Scene Investigation is a popular Alliance Atlantis/CBS police procedural television series, running since October 2000, about a team of forensic scientists. ... CSI: Miami is a spinoff of the popular CBS network series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. ... CSI: NY (working title CSI: New York) is an American police procedural television series which premiered on September 22, 2004. ... ER is an Emmy-winning American serial medical drama created by novelist Michael Crichton and set primarily in the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. ... Justice was a legal drama produced by Jerry Bruckheimer that aired on FOX in the USA, on CTV in Canada, on NET 5 in The Netherlands, on Warner Channel in Latin America, and on the Nine Network in Australia. ... Men in Trees is a romantic comedy-drama television series starring Anne Heche. ... Nip/Tuck is an Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning American television medical drama series created by Ryan Murphy for FX Networks. ... Rome is a multiple Emmy Award-winning historical drama, produced in Italy for television by the BBC (UK), HBO (USA), and RAI (Italy). ... Supernanny is a British television programme that is also being shown in an adapted version in the United States. ... Survivor is an American version of the Survivor reality television game show based on the Swedish television series Expedition Robinson originally created in 1992 by Charlie Parsons. ... The Apprentice is a television franchise that originated in 2004 in the United States. ... The Closer is an American television police drama series. ... Weeds is an American dark comedy television series It began with a 10-episode first season in August 2005. ... For other uses, see Without a Trace (disambiguation). ... Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip is an Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe Award nominated American television Comedy-drama series created and written by Aaron Sorkin. ... The Nine was an American television serial drama that premiered October 4, 2006, on ABC, in the 10 oclock (Eastern Standard Time zone) slot after Lost. ... Runaway was an hour-long drama series that debuted on The CW on September 25, 2006. ... Smith is a short-lived American television drama that premiered on September 19, 2006 at 10:00 p. ... Damages is an American legal drama television series. ... Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is a five-time Academy Award-nominated American film and stage actress and singer. ... Rose Judith Esther Byrne (born July 24, 1979) is an Australian actress. ...


In an attempt to attract advertisers, as they are more interested in programmes for younger audiences, new programming be targeted towards the younger generation in 2008[11]. Among the new programs in Nine's 2008 line-up are: Cashmere Mafia, The Big Bang Theory, The Return of Jezebel James, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Pushing Daisies, Canterbury's Law, New Amsterdam, Big Shots, Moonlight, Chuck and Aliens in America. Cashmere Mafia is an upcoming American television dramedy created by Kevin Wade. ... For the universal model, see Big Bang. ... The Return of Jezebel James is an upcoming American situation comedy created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, who also executive produces alongside her husband, Daniel Palladino. ... Pushing Daisies is an American television dramedy created by Bryan Fuller (creator of Dead Like Me and Wonderfalls) who also serves as executive producer alongside Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Brooke Kennedy and Barry Sonnenfeld. ... Canterburys Law is an upcoming American legal drama created by Dave Erickson and executive produced by Denis Leary, Jim Serpico and Mike Figgis for Sony Pictures Television and Apostle. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Big Shots is a brand new television series premiering this fall on ABC. Big Shots at TV.com Categories: | ... Moonlight is an American supernatural television drama created by Ron Koslow and Trevor Munson, who also serve as executive producers alongside Joel Silver, Gerard Bocaccio and Rod Holcomb. ... Chuck is an American science-fiction television program created by Josh Schwartz and Chris Fedak. ... Aliens in America is an American situation comedy created by David Guarascio and Moses Port. ...


News & Current Affairs

Further information: National Nine News

The Nine Network's news service is called National Nine News. For decades National Nine News has traditionally been the top rating news service nationally for Australians, however the Seven Network has overtaken them in the past few years.[12] National Nine News produces several news bulletins and programs including; Today, National Nine News (morning, afternoon and evening editions, plus Nightline). As well as this, the news service also assists in production of; A Current Affair, 60 Minutes, and Sunday. During the early hours of weekdays and Sunday mornings, Nine rebroadcasts some of American television network ABC's news and current affairs programming, including Good Morning America and 20/20. National Nine News is the news service of the Australian Nine Network. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (980x563, 45 KB) This image is a screenshot of a copyrighted television program or station ID. As such, the copyright for it is most likely owned by the company or corporation that produced it. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (980x563, 45 KB) This image is a screenshot of a copyrighted television program or station ID. As such, the copyright for it is most likely owned by the company or corporation that produced it. ... National Nine News is the news service of the Australian Nine Network. ... Bruce Paige is a newsreader in Brisbane, Australia, where he presents the 6PM news on Channel Nine. ... Heather Foord has been a presenter with National Nine News in Queensland for over 20 years. ... National Nine News is the news service of the Australian Nine Network. ... The Seven Network is an Australian television network, owned by the Seven Media Group. ... Today is an Australian morning television program broadcast weekdays from 6am on the Nine Network. ... National Nine News is the news service of the Australian Nine Network. ... For other uses, see Nightline (disambiguation). ... For the American television program of the same name, see A Current Affair (US TV series). ... 60 Minutes premiered 11 February 1979. ... Sunday is a public affairs program on Australian television. ... This article is about the American broadcast network. ... Good Morning America is a weekday morning news show that is broadcast on the ABC television network. ... This article is about the television show. ...


Sport

Further information: Nine's Wide World of Sport

Channel Nine broadcasts all sporting events under the Wide World of Sports brand. The flagship sports of the brand are National Rugby League, Cricket and formerly Australian Rules Football until Nine lost the rights in 2006. NRL games are broadcast in prime time in New South Wales and Queensland on Friday nights, however are usually screened after midnight (or not at all) in Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. Nines Wide World of Sport or Nines Wide World of Sports is the brand that all sporting events broadcast on the Nine Network are broadcast under. ... The National Rugby League (NRL) is the top league of professional rugby league football clubs in Australasia. ... This article is about the sport. ... High marking is a key skill and spectacular attribute of Australian rules football Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the key skill in Australian rules football Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy is a code of... The National Rugby League (NRL) is the top league of professional rugby league football clubs in Australasia. ...


Nine's other popular recurring sporting events include the Rugby League State of Origin, Telstra Swimming Championships, British Open, US Golf Open, US Tennis Open, Commonwealth Bank Series, Australian Summer of Cricket, and Wimbledon. As well as this, the Nine Network, in joint partnership with subscription television provider Foxtel, has broadcast rights for the 2010 Winter Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics.[13] Players are selected to play for the state in which they played their first senior football, hence the name state of origin. Prior to 1980 players were selected for interstate matches on the basis of where they were playing their club football at the time. ... The Telstra Australian Swimming Championships is Swimming Australias top domestic swimming competition. ... “British Open” redirects here. ... The United States Open Championship is the annual open golf tournament of the United States. ... For other uses, see U.S. Open. ... The Commonwealth Bank Series is the current name for the international cricket tournament held in the height of the Australian cricket season, i. ... For the womens version of the game, see Womens Test cricket. ... The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as Wimbledon, is the oldest major championship in tennis and is widely considered to be the most prestigious. ... Foxtel is a subscription television company in Australia, formed through a joint venture between Telstra and News Corporation. ... Wikinews has related news: Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games The 2010 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXI Olympic Winter Games, are the next winter Olympics and will take place in 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... London 2012 redirects here. ...


Current schedule

6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m. 9:30 p.m. 10:00 p.m.
SUN National Nine News Christmas with Womens Weekly The Singing Bee Extreme Makeover Sunday Night Movie
MON A Current Affair The King of Queens The Big Bang Theory The New Adventures of Old Christine Cold Case The Closer
TUE 20 to 1 Tuesday Night Movie
WED Men in Trees Wednesday Night Movie
THU Getaway Mystery Diagnosis 2007 AFI Awards
FRI Airline All I Want for Christmas Friday Night Movie
SAT Shrek the Halls Australia's Funniest Home Videos Saturday Night Movie

Note: News and Current Affairs are in Grey; Drama is in Blue; Sitcoms, Animation and Comedy are in Purple; Lifestyle programs are in Green; Factual programs and Documentaries are Yellow; Variety, Reality, Game shows and Talk shows are in Red; Sport is in Orange; Movies are in Pink. The above represents Nine's usual primetime schedule. It does not reflect one-off events or region specific programming, and program starting times may vary from those shown. For up-to-date information, see the Nine Network's online television guide. (link) National Nine News is the news service of the Australian Nine Network. ... The Australian Womens Weekly, published by Australian Consolidated Press (part of PBL), is a monthly womens magazine published in Australia and sold mainly in Australia and New Zealand. ... The Singing Bee is an upcoming Australian game show which is based on the original American version of the same name. ... Extreme Makeover:Gabriella Hetenyi edition is a television program from ABC where Gabriella volunteers to receive an extensive makeover in Sydney. ... For the American television program of the same name, see A Current Affair (US TV series). ... The King of Queens is an Emmy nominated, American comedy series that ran for nine seasons, from 1998 until 2007. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: Unnecessary redirect that is confusing If you disagree with its speedy deletion, please explain why on its talk page or at Wikipedia:Speedy deletions. ... The New Adventures of Old Christine is a CBS situation comedy starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. ... For other uses, see Cold case (disambiguation). ... The Closer is an American television police drama series. ... 20 to 1 is an Australian television series, hosted by Bert Newton that counts down Australian pop cultures most defining moments. ... Men in Trees is a romantic comedy-drama television series starring Anne Heche. ... Look up getaway in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Mystery Diagnosis is a television program aired on the Discovery Health Channel. ... The Australian Film Institute Awards (often abbreviated to AFI Awards) is an annual awards ceremony administered by the Australian Film Institute, held in late November or early December. ... Airline is a British, and later American, television reality show that showcases the daily happenings of passengers, ground workers and on-board staff members of Britannia and later easyJet. ... Shrek the Halls is an upcoming ABC special premiering in the holiday season of 2007. ... Australias Funniest Home Video Show (originally Graham Kennedys Funniest Home Videos) is the name of an Australian television show on the Nine Network that presents home videos sent in by viewers. ...


Availability

The Nine Network is simulcast in analogue, standard definition and 1080i high definition. Nine is broadcast in metropolitan areas via Nine Network owned-and-operated stations, these include TCN Sydney, GTV Melbourne, QTQ Brisbane, and NTD Darwin. Nine Network programming is also carried into other metropolitan areas and regional Australia by locally-branded affiliate networks and stations, including NWS Adelaide, STW Perth, WIN Television, NBN Television, and Imparja Television. Analog television (or analogue television) encodes television and transports the picture and sound information as an analog signal, that is, by varying the amplitude and/or frequencies of the broadcast signal. ... Standard-definition television or SDTV refers to television systems that have a lower resolution than HDTV systems. ... 1080i is a shorthand name for a category of video modes. ... High-definition television (HDTV) is a digital television broadcasting system with greater resolution than traditional television systems (NTSC, SECAM, PAL). ... In the broadcasting industry (especially in North America), an owned-and-operated station (frequently abbreviated as O&O) usually refers to a television station or radio station that is owned by the network with which it is associated. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... QTQ is an Australian television station, licensed to, and serving Brisbane, Queensland. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... For other uses, see NWS (disambiguation). ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... WIN Television is an Australian television network owned by the WIN Corporation that is based in Wollongong, Australia. ... NBN Television is an Australian television network owned by PBL Media that is based in Newcastle, Australia. ... Imparja Television (callsign IMP) is one of 4 public access television stations that service Alice Springs, Tennant Creek and other parts of Southern Northern Territory, which are outside of the broadcasting range of Darwins television stations. ...


Logos

The Nine Network has used many logos throughout its history.

1970 - 1976 1977 - 1987 1988 - 2006 2006 - 2008 2008[14] - future

Note: Pre-network logos can be found at the following articles; TCN, GTV, QTQ, NTD. Image File history File links Old_Nine_Network. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Old_Nine_Network. ... Image File history File links Channelnine. ... Image File history File links Nine2008. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ... QTQ is an Australian television station, licensed to, and serving Brisbane, Queensland. ... This article is about the Australian television station. ...


References

  1. ^ Seven Network (2007-04-02). Seven from Seven in 07. eBroadcast Australia.
  2. ^ Trends in audience share. ACNielsen. Australian Film Commission.
  3. ^ a b Gyngell start of Nine's 'restoration'. Sydney Morning Herald.
  4. ^ Webb, Richard. "Sunraysia settles STW-9 purchase", Australian Financial Review, 1989-04-20. 
  5. ^ Digital TV to commence on 1 January 2001. Australian Broadcasting Authority. Retrieved on 2007-08-19.
  6. ^ Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (2006-10-18). PBL Media Release. Press release. Retrieved on 2007-07-04.
  7. ^ SP Telemedia seals sale of NBN to PBL. AAP. theage.com.au (2005-05-10). Retrieved on 2007-05-19.
  8. ^ PBL sells a 25% interest in PBL Media to CVC. PBL (2007-06-01). Retrieved on 2007-06-07.
  9. ^ "Gyngell to lead network revival", Herald Sun, 2007-09-27. Retrieved on 2007-09-27. 
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Further reading

  • Stone, Gerald (2000). Compulsive Viewing: the inside story of Packer's Nine Network. Ringwood, Victoria: Viking. ISBN 0-670-88690-4. 
  • Stone, Gerald (2007). Who Killed Channel Nine?: The death of Kerry Packer's mighty dream machine. Sydney Australia: Pan Macmillan. ISBN 9781405038157. 

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See also

Television in Australia Portal

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