BTQ7, Brisbane’s second commercial station, is officially opened.
ABC station ABQ2 is opened the following night.
Source: TV Week, 31 October 1959 (Supplied by Robert Copeman)
4.30 The Burning Question
|5PM||5pm Roy Rogers|
|6PM||6pm Official Opening BTQ7. Sir Alan Mansfield, Deputy Governor and Chief Justice of Queensland
6.15 News. Brian Cahill, Nancy Knudsen
|6pm News Digest
6.30 Victory At Sea
|7PM||7.30 Robin Hood||7pm Fury
7.30 Leave It To Beaver
|8PM||8pm ACI Theatre: Casablanca. 1942 [IMDB]||8pm Caltex-Wills Theatre: High Noon [IMDB]|
|9PM||9.45 Meet The Press||9.30 Alfred Hitchcock Presents|
|10PM||10.15 PME Playhouse
10.45 News Headlines. Brian Cahill, Sybil Francis
|10pm News, Weather