Question Everything premiere leads slot, Nine wins Wednesday.
New ABC panel show wins where it matters. Hard Quiz & The Block battle it out.
Nine had a much-needed win last night after a run of Seven victories, while a new ABC panel show won its slot -but drew a cool reception on social media.
Home & Away was the top entertainment show of the night at 690,000.
Hard Quiz (679,000) and The Block (678,000) battled it out then 7:30 (649,000), Nurses (500,000) and The Bachelor (471,000).
Question Everything won its slot at 570,000. RFDS (513,000), Paramedics (470,000) and Rosehaven (419,000) followed.
Nine network won Wednesday with 28.0% then Seven 27.2%, 10 19.1%, ABC 17.8% and SBS 7.9%.
Nine News (1.08m / 1.01m) was best for Nine. A Current Affair was 731,000. Hot Seat drew 518,000 / 316,000. In select cities were Footy Classified (170,000) and Australian Crime Stories (159,000).
Seven News was #1 at 1.21m / 1.14m for Seven. The Chase was 604,000 / 370,000 with The Rookie at 252,000.
The Project was 524,000 / 316,000 for 10. 10 News First pulled 434,000 / 254,000. Endless Bull repeats still refuse to exit at 202,000 / 121,000.
ABC News won its slot at 769,000. Would I Lie to You? (289,000), The Drum (196,000) followed.
On SBS it was SBS World News (198,000 / 156,000), What Does Australia Really Think About? (179,000), Tony Robinson’s World By Rail (149,000). War of the Worlds returned to 96,000.
ABC News Mornings led multichannels at 195,000.
News Breakfast: 146,000 / 84,000
OzTAM Overnights: Wednesday 18 August 2021