Home and Away slips to fourth, Nine News beats Seven.
Ratings: Home and Away has a fight on its hands against Reality shows, while Nine News and ACA also beat Seven's offerings.
Home and Away has a fight on its hands in its traditional 7pm timeslot.
With two Reality shows hogging the attention it slipped under 900,000 last night, landing in fourth place on 892,000 viewers.
The Block thumped the soap with 1.36m viewers, followed by MasterChef on 1.04m and ABC News on 963,000 and it wasn’t much better in the demos either.
But Seven managed to win the night overall with 29.7% to Nine’s 26.7% and TEN’s 23.1%.
Packed to the Rafters was best for Seven on 1.33m then Seven News (1.29m), Today Tonight (1.11m), Once Upon a Time (1.03m), Missing (600,000 / 487,000) and Deal or No Deal (574,0000).
Aside from The Block topping the night, Nine News (1.31m) and ACA (1.19m) both beat Seven’s offerings. Then it was Big Bang (915,000 / 868,000), Hot Seat (657,000), Two Broke Girls (655,000), Two and a Half Men (449,000) and Survivor (303,000 / 225,000).
Modern Family (1.05m) led TEN. Elsewhere it was MasterChef (1.04m), Bikie Wars (959,000), TEN News (831,000), NCIS (513,000) and The Project 6pm (445,000).
On ABC1 it was ABC News then Foreign Correspondent (715,000), 7:30 (699,000), Qi (577,000), Origins of Us (540,000) and Jennifer Byrne Presents (259,000).
Who Do You Think You Are? was 256,000 on SBS ONE with Insight on 250,000 and Dateline on 142,000.
Neighbours was again best on multichannels at 320,000.