Last week Tasmania’s Southern Cross News received a much needed and long awaited refresh in shifting to a new, more modern studio.
The news had been presented from a set that dates back to the Nineties and a studio that dates back to when the station debuted as TNT9 in 1962.
At the close of the bulletin last Tuesday, Southern Cross News presented a tribute to over 50 years of news production from the old studio, with a new-look bulletin launching the next night:
YouTube: Southern Cross News Tasmania
Although Southern Cross is aligned to the Nine Network on the mainland, it is an affiliate of the Seven Network in Tasmania. Southern Cross News is consistently among Tasmania’s most popular programs.