Wednesday 10 June 1998 — MELBOURNE

The Opening Ceremony and first matches of the FIFA World Cup 98 from France. SBS planned over 200 hours of coverage over the course of the competition.

(This listing excludes community Channel 31 which is not listed in TV Week)

Source: TV Week, 6 June 1998

6AM 6am Open Learning: 6am Anthropology, 6.30 French In Action, 7am Perspective 6am Sunrise News. Melissa Doyle, David Koch 6am CNN World News
6.30 National Nine Early News
6am Aerobics Oz Style
6.30 Barney And Friends
6am Worldwatch: 6am Japanese News, 6.30 Weatherwatch & Music, 7am Telegiornale, 7.35 Cantonese News, 7.55 Mandarin News, 8.30 Das Journal, 9am Le Journal, 9.40 Weatherwatch & Music, 10.15 Telediario, 11am Indonesian News, 11.30 The Journal, 12pm Business Report
7AM 7.30 Teletubbies 7am Cartoon Connection 7am Today 7am Cheez TV
8AM 8am The Busy World Of Richard Scarry
8.25 Hairy Maclary
8.30 Sesame Street
8.30 The Book Place 8.30 The Music Shop
9AM 9.25 Pingu
9.30 Play School
9am A Country Practice 9am Here’s Humphrey
9.30 In The House
9pm Good Morning Australia. Bert Newton
10AM 10am More Than Words
10.15 Mathica’s Mathshop
10.30 The Text Files
10.45 The Living Landscape
10am Dateline (NBC) 10am Real TV
10.30 National Nine Morning News
11AM 11.05 Behind The News
11.30 Perspective
11am Eleven AM 11am What’s Cooking
11.30 Entertainment Tonight
11.30 Ten News. Jason Cameron
12PM 12pm World At Noon
12.30 Lateline (Rpt)
12pm Movie: Downhill Racer. 1969 [IMDB] 12pm Midday With Kerri-Anne 12pm Sally Jessy Raphael 12.30pm Movie: Madonna And Child. 1995 (Philippines) [IMDB]
1PM 1pm National Press Club Luncheon 1.30 Days Of Our Lives 1pm Judge Judy
1.30 FCTV. Rob Duckworth, Julia Zaetta
2PM 2pm Embassy 2.30 Ricki Lake 2.30 The Young And The Restless 2.30 Oprah Winfrey 2.35 Weatherwatch, Music
3PM 3pm Sesame Street
3.55 Petals
3.30 Disney Adventures 3.30 Perfect Strangers 3.30 Breakers (Rpt) 3pm TV Ed
3.30 World Sports (Rpt)
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 Magic Mountain
4.40 The Forgotten Toys
4.50 The Morph Files
4pm A*Mazing
4.30 Denise. Denise Drysdale
4pm Challenger
4.30 What’s Up Doc? Includes Animaniacs
4pm Totally Wild
4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful
4pm TV Frames (Canada)
5PM 5pm Hey Arnold!
5.25 Little Lulu
5.30 The Secret World Of Alex Mack
5.55 Freaky Stories
5pm Hot Streak. James O’Neill
5.30 Wheel Of Fortune. Rob Elliott, Adriana Xenides
5pm Welcome Back Kotter
5.30 Catch Phrase. John Burgess
5pm Ten News. Mal Walden, Jennifer Hansen, Stephen Quartermain, Mike Larkan 5pm Night Pharmacy (Spain)
5.30 The Newshour With Jim Lehrer (PBS)
6PM 6pm Heartbreak High
6.30 As Time Goes By
6pm Seven Nightly News. David Johnston
6.30 Today Tonight
6pm National Nine News. Brian Naylor
6.30 A Current Affair. Ray Martin
6pm Battle Of The Sexes
6.30 Neighbours
6.30 World News. Mary Kostakidis
7PM  7pm ABC News. Ian Henderson
7.30 The 7.30 Report. Kerry O’Brien
7pm Home And Away
7.30 JAG
7pm Sale Of The Century. Includes Keno
7.30 Our House
7pm Seinfeld
7.30 The Simpsons
7pm World Sports
7.30 The Movie Show. David Stratton, Margaret Pomeranz
8PM  8pm Big Cat Diary
8.30 Wildside
8.30 Blue Heelers 8pm Money. Paul Clitheroe, Kim Watkins, Kellie Sloan
8.30 Special: Magic’s Biggest Secrets Revealed 2
8pm Just Shoot Me
8.30 The X-Files
8pm About Us
9PM  9.20 This Life 9.30 Live And Kicking. Jason Dunstall, Doug Hawkins, James Hird, Paul Couch, Mick McGuane 9.30 Special: Chippendales: A Secret History 9.30 The Panel. Rob Sitch, Santa Cilauro, Glenn Robbins, Tom Gleisner 9pm World News At Nine. Indira Naidoo
9.30 Special: Andrea Bocelli — A Night In Tuscany (Italy)
10PM  10.05 Express. Stephen Feneley. Includes ABC News Late Edition
10.35 Lateline. Maxine McKew
10.30 Millennium 10.30 Nightline 10.30 Ten News. Sandra Sully 10.30 Movie: Dancing Feet. 1994 (Sweden) [IMDB]
11PM  11.10 Movie: The 39 Steps. 1935 (B&W) [IMDB] 11.30 Seven Nightly News 11pm Kung Fu 11pm Sports Tonight. Tim Webster
11.30 Breakers
12AM  12.35am Australia Television News 12am LAPD
12.30 Today (NBC)
12am The Late Show With David Letterman 12am Something Is Out There 12am Fantasy World Cup
12.30 Soccer: FIFA World Cup. Opening Ceremony
1AM  1am Movie: The Flemish Farm. 1943 (B&W) [IMDB] 1am Entertainment Tonight
1.30 Tennis: ATP Tour. Highlights
1am Talk To Me 1am Soccer: FIFA World Cup. Brazil v Scotland
2AM  2.20 The Wokabout Somil 2.30 Telemall Shopping 2.30 Celebrity Home Shopping 2am Telemall Shopping
3AM  3am Open Learning: 3am Australian Studies, 3.30 Race To Save The Planet, 4.30 Destinos, 5am Astronomy, 5.30 Visual Arts
(Continues to 6am)
3.30 Sightings 3.30 Turn Round Australia 3.30 Africa’s Big Game
4AM  4.20 Robocop 4am All Together Now
4.30 Lost On Earth
4am Life In The Word
4.30 Kenneth Copeland
4.30 Soccer: FIFA World Cup. Morocco v Norway
(Continues to 7am)
5AM  5.10 MacGyver
(Continues to 6am)
5am 20/20
(Continues to 6am)
5am Marilyn Hickey
5.30 Benny Hinn
(Continues to 6am)