Networks adjust schedules for bushfires
Nine and Seven provide extended News bulletins to cover the Victorian bushfires, delaying Sunday Night's premiere in Melbourne by 30 mins.
Networks are adjusting their schedules in Melbourne due to the extent of bushfires in the state of Victoria.
Updated: 173 lives have been lost, over 750 homes destroyed with a 100km firefront and towns razed.
The threat is far from over.
Both Nine News and Seven News in Melbourne are expected to air extended bulletins to 7pm. Seven coverage begins as early as 4:30pm. TEN News has also aired a special one hour bulletin from Melbourne, instead of its normal Sydney weekend bulletin.
TV Tonight is advised by a spokesperson in Melbourne the premiere of Sunday Night is pushed out to 7-8pm (Vic only).
The All in Call will air in Melbourne at 8pm on 7HD, 7:30pm elsewhere.
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