Tuesday 12 September 1978 — MELBOURNE

The debut of the Seven Network historical epic Against The Wind, one of the first big-budget mini-series to be made in Australia. The 13-part saga cost $1 million to produce and was a ratings hit.

On a smaller scale, ABC launches a new six-part drama, Run From The Morning, a mystery thriller starring Michael Aitkens, Bud Tingwell, Rod Mullinar and Bill Kerr.

Source: TV Times, 9 September 1978

6AM 6am Thunderbirds
7AM 7am The Super Flying Fun Show 7am The Early Bird Show
8AM 8am Sesame Street
9AM 9am Close
9.30 Play School
9am Here’s Humphrey 9am Fat Cat And Friends
9.30 King’s Kitchen
9.45 Movie: A Kid For Two Farthings. 1954 [IMDB]
10AM 10am Close 10am Romper Room. Miss Patricia 10am Dinah!
11AM 11am The Munsters (B&W)
11.30 Willesee At Seven (Rpt)
11am Another World
11.55 News
11.30 Shoulder To Shoulder. Mickie de Stoop, Carryl Browne
12PM 12pm Monday Conference (Rpt) 12pm Movie: Love Is A Many Splendoured Thing. 1955 [IMDB] 12pm The Mike Walsh Show 12pm News
12.03 Blankety Blanks
12.30 The Box (Rpt)
1PM 1pm ABC News
1.10 Horizon-5. Neil Inall
1.29 Weather
1.30 Close
1.30 Days Of Our Lives 1.30 As The World Turns
2PM 2pm Mannix 2.30 The Young And The Restless
2.55 News
2.30 Ryan’s Hope
3PM 3pm Homicide 3pm General Hospital
3.30 Search For Tomorrow
3pm Mod Squad
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 Sesame Street
4pm The Flying Nun
4.30 Batman
4pm Superman
4.30 The Bugs Bunny Show
4pm The Brady Bunch
4.30 Almost Anything Goes. Tim Evans
5PM 5.30 Give ‘Em Heaps 5pm The Flintstones
5.30 Get Smart
5pm Family Feud. Tony Barber
5.30 My Three Sons (B&W)
5.30 Hogan’s Heroes
6PM 6pm The Wombles
6.05 F Troop (B&W)
6.30 Doctor Who
6.55 Arts And Craft
6pm Bewitched
6.30 Seven National News
6pm The Young Doctors
6.30 National Nine News. Eric Pearce, Peter Hitchener, Arthur Higgins, Kevin Arnett
6pm News At Six. Bruce Mansfield
7PM  7pm ABC News. Geoff Raymond
7.26 Weather
7.30 This Day Tonight. Sonia Humphrey
7pm Willesee At Seven. Mike Willesee
7.30 Are You Being Served?
7pm The Sullivans
7.30 Cannon
7pm The Daryl And Ossie Show
7.30 The Restless Years
8PM  8pm Run From The Morning PREMIERE
8.30 Porridge
8pm Mind Your Language
8.30 Mini-Series: Against The Wind. Part One [IMDB]
8.30 Columbo 8.30 Mini-Series: The Dain Curse. Part Two [IMDB]
9PM  9pm Callan
9.50 ABC News, Weather
10PM  10pm Arts In Perspective 10.30 Thriller 10pm Movie: Do Not Disturb. 1965 [IMDB] 10.30 The Peter Couchman Show
11PM  11.10 World Of Music
11.45 Close
11.45 Movie: Invisible Stripes. 1939 (B&W) [IMDB]
12AM  12am Close 12am Movie: Love Has Many Faces. 1965 [IMDB]
1AM  1.50 Movie: I Married A Woman. 1956 (B&W) [IMDB] 1.15am Close
3AM  3.15 Movie: Arrivederci Baby. 1966 [IMDB]
5AM  5am Edgar Wallace (B&W)
(Continues to 6am)