3 December 2012 archive

ABC celebrates 50 years from Canberra

Later this month it will be 50 years since ABC launched its television service in Canberra. On Tuesday, 18 December 1962 at 7.30pm, ABC3 was officially opened from the transmitter on Black Mountain and essentially operated as a rebroadcast of ABN2 from Sydney with some local content inserted. The station was the first in the ABC’s …

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Seven wins 2012

The Seven Network did not have two of TV’s biggest events this year — the Olympic Games and The Voice — but it has claimed ratings victory for the sixth consecutive ratings year. For the ratings year (Weeks 7 to 48, including the Olympic Games, 6pm-12mn, 5 cities), Seven claimed 30.6 per cent followed by …

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