Sunday 5 October 1969 — SYDNEY

The Bathurst 500 motor race is broadcast live from Mt Panorama, Bathurst. Commentators for the race include Geoff Stone, Norm Bennell and Jack Hagon.

Bert Newton hosts Quest Of Quests, the beauty quest to determine Australia’s representatives at the Miss World, Miss Universe and Miss Teen International beauty pageants.

Because of the Monday public holiday in New South Wales, both ATN7 and TCN9 broadcast movie marathons overnight. ATN7 had been on air continuously since Friday morning.

See also: Sunday 5 October 1969 — VICTORIA

Source: TV Times, 1 October 1969

6AM (Movies continued from overnight)
8AM 8.30am Bathurst 500. Live from Mount Panorama, Bathurst 8.30am Young World
9AM 9am International Science
10AM 10.20am Your Career?
10.30 On The In Side
10am Television Mass 10.30 Owly’s School
11AM 11am Divine Service 11am Something To Sing About
11.30 Nature Walkabout
11.55 Roma Blair
11am Swami Sarasvati
11.30 On The Line
12PM 12pm A Big Country
12.30 English By TV
12.45 In Your Garden
12pm Sports Action. Rex Mossop 12pm Championship Wrestling 12pm The Jerry Lewis Show
1PM 1pm Four Corners (Rpt)
1.50 The Last Peace
1pm Bathurst 500 (cont’d) 1pm World Of Sport. Ken Howard, Ron Casey
1.55 Point Of View
1pm Stoney Burke
2PM 2.15 Australian Youth Orchestra
2.40 Discovery Of TV
2pm Star Soccer 2pm Movie: The Big Gamble. 1961 [IMDB]
3PM 3pm 1,2,3
3.45 Movie: All About Eve. 1950 [IMDB]
3pm Rugby League: Highlights
4PM 4pm Quick Draw McGraw
4.30 Captain Scarlet
4pm Brian And The Juniors. Brian Naylor
4.30 On Safari
5PM 5pm Batman 5pm Australia’s New Faces. Terry Dear 5.30 News, Weather, Magazine
6PM 6pm Freewheelers
6.25 Misleading Cases
6pm News, Weather, Magazine. Barrie Freedman
6.30 Road Runner/Bugs Bunny
6pm News, Weather, Magazine
6.30 Disneyland
6pm Generation Gap
6.30 New Faces. John Mahon, Brian Adams, Bobby Donovan
7PM  7pm ABC News, Weekend Magazine
7.30 Sounds Like Us. Jeff Phillips
7.30 A Hard Day’s Week. Barry Creyton, June Salter, Willie Fennell, Donald McDonald, Sue Walker 7.30 Special: Quest Of Quests. Bert Newton, Rosemary Margan. Live from Wentworth Hotel, Sydney 7.30 Daniel Boone
8PM  8pm Oh Brother!
8.30 The First Lady
8pm Movie: Fail Safe. 1964 [IMDB] 8.30 Movie: Trial. 1955 [IMDB] 8.30 Movie: Battleground. 1949 [IMDB]
9PM  9.18 News In Brief
9.20 Challenge
10PM  10.20 ABC News, Weather
10.30 Close
10.05 The Jackie Gleason Show 10.30 Movie: Hitler. 1962 [IMDB] 10.45 Living Camera
11PM  11.05 Close Up
11.35 Wyatt Earp
11.45 Sherlock Holmes
12AM  12am Movie: Ziegfeld Girl [IMDB] 12.15am Movie: Panic In Year Zero [IMDB] 12.15am Close
1AM  1.45 Movie: Cash On Demand [IMDB]
2AM  2am Movie: The Firefly [IMDB]
3AM  3am Movie: The Young Racers [IMDB]
4AM  4.05 Movie: Song Of Love [IMDB] 4.30 Movie: Scotland Yard Vs Dr Mabuse [IMDB]
(Continues to 6am)
5AM  5.53 Movie: Horror Island [IMDB]
(Continues to 7am)