The return of Packed to the Rafters together with My Kitchen Rules ensured Seven had a comfortable win on Tuesday night.
Rafters came back with a double episode of 1.44m and 1.25m, interestingly a long way behind the debut of Revenge (2.06m) the night before. Score one to the marketing department. MKR again topped the night on 1.53m viewers. Seven News (1.16m) and Today Tonight (1.11m) again won their slots along with Home and Away (981,000).
A new Big Bang Theory at 7:30pm was Nine’s best on 1.12m followed by Nine News (1.05m), the premiere of Two Broke Girls (984,000), ACA (858,000) then a Big Bang replay (773,000), and two new episodes of Two and a Half Men (695,000 / 642,000). The Hangover averaged 442,000.
A double new NCIS scored 973,000 and 964,000 for TEN then it was Biggest Loser (716,000) then TEN News (625,000), Bondi Vet (521,000), and The Project (479,000).
ABC News (871,000) led ABC1 then 7:30 (600,000), Foreign Correspondent (565,000), Shark Harbour (399,000). Genius was just 196,000.
A Who Do You Think You Are? episode -coincidentally replaying Magda Szubanski- on SBS ONE was 236,000. How Do You Mend a Broken Heart? was 182,000.
Neighbours topped Multichannels on 288,000. Excess Baggage was 95,000.
ABC News Breakfast 48,000 / 18,000
The Morning Show: 177,000
The Circle: 55,000