Melbourne switches onto roadmap reveal
Ratings: With less than an hour's notice a press conference was nearly the biggest audience in Melbourne yesterday.
Never mind a room reveal, Melburnians were glued to their screens for another reveal yesterday with 311,000 watching Close of Business on ABC News at midday -in reality that was Premier Daniel Andrews’ roadmap for the state.
With just an hour’s notice, that figure was only bettered locally by 6pm News and The Block.
The Block was the top entertainment drawcard at 924,000, rising to 985,000 for the Room Winner.
That was ahead of Shetland (620,000 from 7:40pm), Plate of Origin (459,000) and Family Feud (247,000 from 7:30pm).
Later 60 Minutes won its slot at 622,000 then Midsomer Murders (524,000) and Crime Investigation Australia: Most Famous (339,000).
Nine network won Sunday with 33.1% then Seven 23.6%, ABC 20.4%, 10 13.1% and SBS 9.8%.
Nine News (1.04m) was best for Nine. A later edition managed 295,000.
Seven News also pulled 1.04m for Seven. Between Two Worlds concluded on just 131,000 / 90,000 with a cliffhanger unlikely to ever be resolved.
ABC News drew 829,000 for ABC. Australia Remastered was 278,000.
The Sunday Project was 424,000 / 272,000 for 10. 10 News First (260,000 / 182,000) and FBI (199,000 / 130,000) followed.
On SBS it was Lost Worlds and Hidden Treasures (196,000), Tour de France (155,000) and SBS World News (146,000).
OzTAM Overnights: Sunday 6 September 2020