Saturday 13 July 1985 — SYDNEY

ABC presents Oz For Africa, the Australian component of the worldwide Live Aid concerts. The ABC telecast is in co-operation with the Seven Network, Telecom Australia and the Overseas Telecommunications Commission (OTC).

Source: TV Week, 13 July 1985

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6AM 6am Terrahawks
6.25 Marvel Comics
6am Thunderbirds 6am Music Video (cont’d)
6.30 The Do It Yourself Show
7AM 7am The Cartoon Connection 7am Wacky Races
7.30 The Gary Coleman Show
7am Cartoon Capers
8AM 8.55am Oz For Africa. Preview — Aid For Africa Concert. Hosted by Molly Meldrum and including local performances. 8am Superwitch
8.30 The Biskitts
8am This Week’s Music
9AM 9am Sounds 9am The Mionchichis
9.30 Movie: Joyous Sound. 1972 [IMDB]
9am Basketball
10AM 10am Tarzan
11AM 11am Rockit 11am Lost In Space
12PM 12pm Movie: Night At The Opera. 1935 [IMDB] 12pm Land Of The Giants 12pm Movie: Pack Up Your Troubles. 1932 (B&W) [IMDB]
1PM 1pm Beatbox 1.50 The Bugs Bunny Show
1.55 Football: VFL Match Of The Day
1pm Wide World Of Sports 1.15 Movie: The Lost Years. 1976
2PM 2.55 Rugby World
3PM 3pm Horse Show: Royal International 3pm Movie: The Kingdom Of Diamonds. 1980 (India) [IMDB]
4PM 4.30 Harness Racing
4.50 World Sports Roundup
5PM 5pm Countdown 5pm Great Mysteries Of The World 5pm Bonanza 5pm John Laws’ World 5pm Dateline
6PM 6pm League 85 6pm Seven National News
6.30 The World Around Us
6pm National Nine News
6.30 Hey Hey It’s Saturday
6pm Eyewitness News
6.30 Young Talent Time
6pm World Soccer
7PM  7pm ABC National. Geoff Hiscock
7.30 Life On Earth
7.30 Magnum 7pm World News
7.30 Ken Hom’s Chinese Cookery (UK)
8PM  8.30 (Not advised) 8.30 Movie: The Return Of The Pink Panther. 1975 [IMDB] 8pm Cricket: Third Test. Australia vs England 8.30 Movie: War Wagon. 1967 [IMDB] 8am Lean Times (Germany)
8.30 Benoni And Rosa (Germany)
9PM  9pm Oz For Africa: Live Aid. Michael Appleton (BBC) introduces a worldwide 15 hour concert to be broadcast live from Britain, US and Japan.
(Continues to 12pm Sunday)
9.30 Derrick (Germany)
10PM  10.45 Knots Landing 10pm News
10.05 That’s My Boy
10.30 Cricket (cont’d)
10.30 Snooker: Winfield Masters 10.30 Movie: Romance Of The Forbidden City (Hong Kong) [IMDB]
11PM  11.45 The Rousters
12AM  12.45am Close 12.20am Close
1AM  1am Music Video
(Continues to 6.30am)
3AM  3am Movie: Night Flight From Moscow. 1973 [IMDB]
5AM  5.10 The Big Valley
(Continues to 6am)