Thursday 10 March 1983 — MELBOURNE

After six years and 1114 episodes, The Sullivans comes to an end in a movie-length presentation.

Meanwhile, Ten’s relatively new 1920s drama Carson’s Law, with a cast led by former Sullivans star Lorraine Bayly, is in the same timeslot.

40 years since The Sullivans [2016]

Source: The Sun News Pictorial, 10 March 1983. The Age, 10 March 1983.

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6AM 6am Fabulous Funnies
6.25 Go Health
6.30 Zorro
6am Cartoons
6.15 The Three Stooges (B&W)
6.30 Superman
7AM 7am Mister Ed (B&W)
7.30 Crusader Rabbit
7am The National Today Show 7am Good Morning Australia
8AM 8am Sesame Street 8am Tom And Jerry
8.30 Bewitched
9AM 9am Close
9.05 For Schools: Roadworthy
9.30 Play School
9am Class Of ’74 (B&W)
9.30 This Is Your Life
9am Here’s Humphrey 9am The Restless Years
10AM 10am For Schools: You And Me, Waterloo Street, The Magic Bag, Families Of The World, Talkabout, Smedley’s Weekly, Macbeth, The Changing Landscape 10am Romper Room 10am Another World 10am Linus The Lionhearted
10.30 Fat Cat And Friends
11AM 11am Eleven AM 11am The Richard Simmons Show
11.30 National Nine News
11am Good Morning Melbourne. Roy Hampson, Annette Allison
12PM 12pm Movie: Women In White. Part One. 1979 [IMDB] 12pm The Mike Walsh Show 12pm Movie: The Games. 1969 [IMDB]
1PM 1pm ABC News, Weather
1.11 For Schools: Kontakte, Behind The News, Watch, Northern Australian Documentaries, Our Multicultural Society
1.30 Days Of Our Lives
2PM 2pm Donahue 2.30 News
2.35 The Young And The Restless
2pm Clive Robertson’s Beauty And The Beast
3PM 3pm Sesame Street 3pm It Takes A Thief 3.30 The Mary Tyler Moore Show 3pm The Waltons
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 Alexander Bunyip’s Billabong
4.35 Jam Sandwich
4pm Shirl’s Neighbourhood
4.30 Lassie
4pm Skippy The Bush Kangaroo
4.30 Matchmates
4pm Simon Townsend’s Wonder World
5PM 5.05 Ritter’s Cove
5.30 Battle Of The Planets
5.54 Danger Mouse
5.58 News Headlines
5pm Wheel Of Fortune
5.30 I Dream Of Jeannie
5pm Here’s Lucy
5.30 Family Feud
5pm Gilligan’s Island
5.30 The Muppet Show
5.30pm Follow Me
5.50 Hungarian Folk Tales
5.57 News Headlines
6PM 6pm Milligan/Monkey
6.55 Take Five
6pm The New Price Is Right
6.30 Seven National News. Mal Walden
6pm The Young Doctors
6.30 National Nine News. Brian Naylor
6pm Eyewitness News. David Johnston, Jo Pearson 6pm World Soccer
7PM  7pm ABC News. Geoff Raymond
7.30 Nanny
7pm Sons And Daughters
7.30 Man About The House
7pm Sale Of The Century
7.30 The Sullivans FINAL (see advertisement below)
7pm MASH
7.30 Carson’s Law (see advertisement below)
7pm Interational Sports Magazine
7.30 World News. George Donikian
8PM  8.20 Nationwide. Peter Couchman
8.50 Vietnam: The Ten Thousand Day War
8pm Kingswood Country
8.30 Cop Shop
8.30 Prisoner 8pm SCOOP
8.30 Rosa De Lejos (Argentina)
9PM  9.40 ABC News, Weather
9.50 The Sunburnt Soul
9.30 The Sweeney 9.30 The Don Lane Show 9.30 The Michael Parkinson Show 9.30 Movie: The Wanton. (France) 1950 [IMDB]
10PM  10.15 Evening Music 10.30 Seven National News 10.30 The FBI
11PM  11.05 Close 11pm Knots Landing 11pm Soccer: The Road To Wembley 11.30 All Star Soccer 11.10 Melek The Singer (Turkey)
11.55 World News (Rpt)
12AM  12am The Adventures Of Dick Turpin
12.30 Close
12am Movie: Violent Playground. 1958 (B&W) [IMDB] 12.30am Nurse 12.25am Close
1AM  1.30 Close
2AM  2.05 Movie: Better A Widow. 1969 [IMDB]
4AM  4am Movie: Hardcase. 1971 [IMDB]
5AM  5.10 The Big Valley
(Continues to 6am)