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Friday 8 August 2008 — MELBOURNE

The Opening Ceremony of The Games Of The XXIX Olympiad are telecast live from Beijing on the Seven Network. Daily coverage from the Games was primarily on the Seven Network with some events covered by SBS.

(This listing excludes community Channel 31 and digital-only channel SBS World News Channel which are not listed in TV Week)

Source: TV Week, 2 August 2008

6AM 6am Zoey 101
6.25 Girl Stuff, Boy Stuff
6.35 Growing Up Creepie
6am Sunrise 6am Today 6am Ten Early News (5.55am) Worldwatch: 5.55 Hong Kong News, 6.15 Chinese News, 6.45 Filipino News, 7.15 Weatherwatch, Music, 7.25 Italian News, 8am German News, 8.30 Spanish News, 9.20 French News, 10am Russian News, 10.30 Greek News, 11.30 Arabic News, 12pm Indonesian News, 12.30 Turkish News, 12.55 Market Update
7AM 7am King Arthur’s Disasters
7.25 Bounty Hamster
7.35 Dr Dog
7.50 Lazy Lucy
7am Toasted TV. Includes Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Pokémon. Bakugan
8AM 8am Lazy Town
8.25 Wiggle And Learn
8.35 Yo Gabba Gabba
8.30 Puzzle Play
9AM 9am Maisy
9.05 In The Night Garden
9.30 Play School
9am The Morning Show 9am Mornings With Kerri-Anne. Kerri-Anne Kennerley 9am 9AM With David And Kim
10AM 10am Count Us In
10.15 Behind The News
10.30 Atoms Alive
10.45 Food For Thought
11AM 11.05 The Lion Man
11.25 Aussie Animal Rescue
11am Raggs
11.30 Seven News
11am Nine News
11.30 Fresh Cooking With The Australian Women’s Weekly. Lyndey Milan, Pete Evans
11am Ten News
12PM 12pm Midday Report
12.30 The Shark Net
12pm Movie: Chariots Of Fire. 1981 [IMDB] 12pm Supernanny 12pm Dr Phil
1PM 1.30 Spicks And Specks 1pm ER 1pm The Oprah Winfrey Show 1pm Special: The Maori Merchant Of Venice
2PM 2pm Around The World In 80 Treasures 2pm Days Of Our Lives 2pm Ready Steady Cook
3PM 3pm Bananas In Pyjamas
3.05 Play School
3.35 Roary The Racing Car
3.45 Harry And His Bucket Full Of Dinosaurs
3.55 SamSam
3pm Keeping Up Appearances
3.40 The Benny Hill Show
3pm Entertainment Tonight
3.30 Hi-5
3pm Judge Judy
3.30 Huey’s Cooking Adventures
4PM 4pm The Mr Men Show
4.10 Farm Kids
4.25 Eliot Kid
4.35 Frankenstein’s Cat
4.50 Rollercoaster. Includes Growing Up Creepie; Girl Stuff, Boy Stuff; Zoey 101
4pm Go Go Stop
4.30 Seven News
4pm The Shak
4.30 Nine News
4pm Animalia
4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful
4pm Business Report
4.30 The Journal
5PM 5.55 BTN Daily 5pm MASH
5.30 Deal Or No Deal
5pm Antiques Roadshow 5pm Ten News 5pm Newshour With Jim Lehrer (PBS)
5.55 Market Update
6PM 6pm Message Stick
6.30 Can We Help?
6pm Seven News
6.30 Today Tonight. Anna Coren
6pm Nine News
6.30 A Current Affair
6pm Friends
6.30 Neighbours
6pm Thalassa
6.30 World News Australia
7PM  7pm ABC News
7.30 Stateline
7pm Football: AFL. Melbourne v Geelong. Live from the Melbourne Cricket Ground 7pm Two And A Half Men
7.30 Motorway Patrol
7pm Bondi Rescue
7.30 So You Think You Can Dance?
7.30 When Colin Met Joyce
8PM  8pm Collectors
8.30 Agatha Christie’s Poirot
8pm Police Ten 7
8.30 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
8.35 As It Happened: The Body Hunters
9PM  9.50 The Games Of The XXIX Olympiad: Beijing 2008 — Opening Ceremony. Matthew White, Bruce McAvaney, Sandy Roberts, Sonia Kruger, Ric Birch 9.30 Cold Case 9.30 World News Australia
10PM  10.05 We Can He Heroes: Finding The Australian Of The Year
10.35 Lateline
10.30 Close To Home 10pm Movie: Star Wars: Episode 1 — The Phantom Menace. 1999 [IMDB] 10pm Market Update
10.05 Movie: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. 2000 (Hong Kong) [IMDB]
11PM  11.20 Triple J TV
11.50 Rage
(Continues to 9am)
11.30 Nightline
12AM  12am Rugby League: NRL. Manly Sea Eagles v Melbourne Storm 12.50am Sports Tonight 12.10am Movie: Chinese Odyssey 2002. 2002 (Hong Kong) [IMDB]
1AM  1am Movie: Touching The Void. 2003 [IMDB] 1.20 The Late Show With David Letterman 1.45 28 Acts In 28 Minutes
2AM  2am Rugby League: NRL. St George Illawarra Dragons v Wests Tigers 2.20 Video Hits
2.30 Home Shopping
2.20 Weatherwatch Overnight
3AM  3am Destination New Zealand
3.30 Room For Improvement
4AM  4am Today (NBC)
(Continues to 6am)
4am Entertainment Tonight
4.30 Good Morning America
(Continues to 6am)
4am Queer Eye For The Straight Guy
5AM  5am This Is Your Day With Benny Hinn
5.30 Christian City TV
(Continues to 6am)
5.20 Worldwatch: 5.20 Japanese News, 5.55 Hong Kong News
(Continues to 6.15am)
7am Morning Programs
10am Children’s Programs
1.15pm Poko
1.40 Inuk
1.55 Bananas In Pyjamas
2pm Play School
2.25 Pop Pups
2.26 Yo Gabba Gabba!
2.50 Bernard
2.55 Creature Features
3.25 King
3.45 Old Tom
4pm Jane And The Dragon
4.25 World Ahoy
4.30 The New Inventors
5pm 7.30 Select
5.35 Catalyst
6pm Compass
6.35 Scrapheap Challenge
7.30 Something In The Air
8pm The IT Crowd
8.30 Moving Wallpaper
8.50 Echo Beach
9.15 A Little Later
9.30 The Graham Norton Show
10pm Spaced
10.25 Pixies: Gouge
11.15 Close
High Definition Simulcast of Seven except for:

12pm Heartbeat
1pm Movie: Moonlight Mile. 2002 [IMDB]
2.40 Road To Beijing
3pm Power Rangers Time Force
3.30-4pm The Great Outdoors

High Definition Simulcast of Nine High Definition Simulcast of Ten except for:

3pm Sport Science
4pm Planet Science
5pm Earth-Touch
5.05 The Bold And The Beautiful
5.30-6.30 Ten News

12.50am Movie: Amber Frey: Witness For The Prosecution. 2005 [IMDB]
2.25 Video Hits Presents
2.55 Video Hits Up-Late
3am Home Shopping

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