Home & Away tops entertainment, Nine wins Thursday.
Despite not winning any of its key timeslots, Nine pipped Seven for a Thursday win.
It was another quiet Thursday of viewing with Home & Away as the top entertainment drawcard at 625,000 / 546,000 metro viewers.
Despite not topping any of its timeslots, Nine managed a win for the night -a quiet reminder that share is based on overall viewing from 6pm to midnight.
7:30 was 594,000 then The Bachelor (487,000) and Foreign Correspondent (443,000).
Later The Front Bar was 391,000 across Seven channels then Q+A (337,000).
Thursday Night NRL drew 381,000 across the network.
Nine network won Thursday with 28.1% then Seven 27.9%, 10 18.0%, ABC 17.5% and SBS 8.6%.
Nine News was 1.06m / 976,000 for Nine. A Current Affair drew 694,000 then Hot Seat (514,000 / 342,000). In select cities were RBT (263,000) and Australian Crime Stories (221,000).
Seven News was #1 at 1.15m / 1.1m for Seven. Next were The Chase (611,000 / 364,000) and The Latest at 314,000.
The Project was 529,000 / 308,000 for 10. 10 News First was 383,000 / 258,000 with Law & Order: SVU at 205,000 / 169,000.
ABC News led its slot at 742,000 for ABC. Sammy J (358,000), The Drum (180,000) and Fake or Fortune? (205,000) followed.
On SBS it was SBS World News (191,000 / 134,000), Great Asian Railway Journeys (181,000) and Incredible Journeys with Simon Reeve (123,000). The Good Fight was 61,000.
Coronavirus: Public Update led multichannels at 245,000 on ABC News.
Morning news conferences also helped Today Extra draw (171,000 / 153,000) then The Morning Show (158,000 / 132,000) and Studio 10 (67,000 / 47,000)
OzTAM Overnights: Thursday 19 August 2021