Tuesday 12 December 1978 — CANBERRA

American actors Beau and Lloyd Bridges star in the telemovie Shimmering Light, a co-production between ABC and American company Trans-Atlantic Enterprises. The telemovie, filmed on location in Sydney, also starred John Meillon, Victoria Shaw, Mark Hembrow, Wendy Playfair, Victoria Shaw, Patrick Ward and Ingrid Mason. It was one of six telemovies produced by the ABC and Trans-Atlantic Enterprises joint venture.

See also: Tuesday 12 December 1978 — MELBOURNE, Tuesday 12 December 1978 — SYDNEY

Shimmering Light took ABC to the surf [2020]

Source: TV Week, 9 December 1978

8AM 8am Sesame Street
9AM 9am For Schools: Inside Creation
9.30 Play School
10AM 10am Close
11AM 11.20 For Schools: Waterloo Street
11.40 Close
11am Here’s Humphrey
11.55 News
12PM 12pm Movie: Mr And Mrs Bo Jo Jones. 1971 [IMDB]
1PM 1pm ABC News
1.10 Weather
1.11 Close
1.30 Good Times
2PM 2.15 The Young And The Restless
2.45 News
2.47 Return To Peyton Place
3PM 3.25 Play School
3.55 Cricket: Sheffield Shield. NSW v Victoria
3.15 Woman’s World
3.16 Mr Deeds Goes To Town
3.40 Cartoons
4PM 4.10 The Curiosity Show
5PM 5.45 Forest Rangers 5.05 Rostrum Presents
5.10 Sha Na Na
5.40 Bewitched
6PM 6.10 Laurel And Hardy (B&W)
6.30 The Governor And JJ
6.55 Regional News
6.15 Regional News
6.30 National News
7PM  7pm ABC News
7.30 Wildlife Australia
7pm Willesee At Seven
7.30 The World Around Us
8PM  8pm Movie: Shimmering Light. 1978 [IMDB] 8.30 Mini-Series: Against The Wind [IMDB]
9PM  9.30 ABC News, Weather
9.40 The Ape That Stood Up
10PM  10.30 World Of Music 10.30 News
10.35 Medical Centre
11PM  11.15 Close 11.35 Premier Soccer
12AM  12.40am Close