3 May 1967: Don Lane (Tonight With Don Lane)

3 May 1986: Daryl Somers (Hey Hey It’s Saturday) and Veronica Hamel (Hill Street Blues)

3 May 1997: Isla Fisher and Richard Grieve (Home And Away)

3 May 2003: Ditch Davey and Caroline Craig (Blue Heelers)

3 May 2008: Indiana Evans and Mark Furze (Home And Away)

3 May 1967: HSV7, Melbourne, screens the special The Seekers Down Under, featuring the famous Australian pop music group that had become a huge hit in Australia and overseas. The special aired on BTQ7, Brisbane, the previous night and on ATN7, Sydney, two days later.

3 May 1974: The Mannequin And Photographic Model Of The Year Awards is presented live from the studios of ATV0, Melbourne. The highlight of the one-hour telecast is a performance by Samantha Sang.

3 May 1994: Bruce McAvaney hosts Seven‘s coverage of the AFL State Of Origin match between South Australia versus Victoria from Football Park, Adelaide.

3 May 1995: The ABC special Eternity tells the story of Sydney eccentric Arthur Stace, who became famous for scrawling “Eternity” in chalk on footpaths around Sydney.

3 May 2000: The Seven Network debuts Ground Force, hosted by Graham Ross. The show’s team of Patrick Thompson, Fiona Bruyn, Pascall Fox and Andrew Wilson each week have 48 hours to transform a residential garden.

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3 May 2002: The Seven Network screens the concert special Elton John: A Journey Through Time from the Sydney Entertainment Centre.

3 May 2003: Leah McLeod and Brett Cross (creator of Manpower) host Nine‘s new reality series Strip Search, presenting the hunt for Australia’s next all-male entertainment troupe.

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3 May 2009: Gretel Killeen hosts the 51st annual TV Week Logie Awards from the Crown Palladium, Melbourne — TV Week Logie Awards: 10 years ago [2019]

3 May 2010: ABC2 debuts eight-part comedy-drama I Rock, the story of a struggling indie-rock band.


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