The Block struggles in Adelaide and Perth, American Idol languishes on TEN and ABC1’s Making Couples Happy has a middling premiere.
Seven network shares were 34.7% then Nine 25.7%, TEN 16.8%, ABC 16.4% and SBS 6.3%.
My Kitchen Rules was again #1 with 1.89m viewers for Seven then Seven News (988,000), Today Tonight (886,000), Home and Away (880,000), Bones (638,000 in four cities), Deal or No Deal (403,000) and Grimm (400,000). Seven’s special on drugs in the AFL was 238,000 in Melbourne.
Nine News won with 1.08m but ACA was second in its slot with 870,000. The Block had to settle for 842,000 and is struggling in Adelaide and Perth, The Mentalist was 583,000, Hot Seat was 544,000, Footy Classified was 286,000 in three cities and CSI: NY was 219,000.
TEN News (619,000) led for TEN then The Project (417,000). Law and Order: SVU was 394,000, American Idol was 349,000 and The Simpsons was 316,000.
ABC News (841,000) topped ABC1 followed by 7:30 (613,000), Catalyst (558,000), Making Couples Happy (518,000) and The Midwives (409,000).
Luke Nguyen’s Memories of Vietnam was 284,000, Food Safari was 238,000, 24 Hours in Emergency was 237,000, Island Feast with Peter Kuruvita was 199,000 and World News Australia was 149,000.
Neighbours was best on multichannels with 258,000. Survivor premiered to 153,000.
ABC News Breakfast: 63,000 / 23,000