Sunday 17 February 1980 — SYDNEY

The first day of the 1980 ratings year for Sydney

See also: Sunday 17 February 1980 — QUEENSLAND

Source: TV Guide, 16 February 1980

6AM 6am Cartoons. Includes The Hoppity Hooper Show, King Leonardo And His Short Subjects, Rocky And His Friends
7AM 7am Ethnic Television (SBS) 7am The Huckleberry Hound Show
7.30 Day Of Discovery
7am You Say The Word
7.30 Challenge Of The Superfriends
7.55 Kum Kum
8AM 8am Good News
8.30 It Is Written
8.20 The Secret Lives Of Waldo Kitty
8.45 Fat Albert And The Cosby Kids
9AM 9am Please Explain
9.30 Rugby League: Cronulla v Canterbury (Rpt)
9am The Rex Humbard Hour 9.10 Marine Boy
9.35 Tarzan Lord Of The Jungle
10AM 10am A People To Belong To
10.30 This Is The Life
10.55 Point Of View
10am Goober And The Ghost Chasers
10.30 Hour Of Power
11AM 11am Divine Service 11am Sports World. Rex Mossop 11am Whicker’s World 11.30 Turn Round Australia
12PM 12pm Four Corners (Rpt) 12pm World Of Sport. Ron Casey, Johnny Tapp 12pm Variety Italian Style
1PM 1pm Golf: Victorian Open Championship. Live from Metropolitan Golf Course, Melbourne 1pm Winter Olympics 1980: Highlights (Rpt) 1pm Movie: Tarzan And The She-Devil. 1953 (B&W) [IMDB]
2PM 2pm Movie: Doctor In Distress. 1964 [IMDB] 2.30 Movie: Challenge For Robin Hood. 1968 [IMDB]
4PM 4pm Movie: Loving You. 1957 [IMDB] 4pm Movie: Hollywood Or Bust. 1956 [IMDB] 4.20 Movie: The Lion And The Horse. 1952 [IMDB]
6PM 6pm Countdown
6.55 Weather
6pm Seven National News. Roger Climpson
6.30 Special: The 1980 Golden Globe Awards. Highlights
6pm National Nine News
6.30 The Wonderful World Of Disney
6pm Eyewitness News. Rod McNeil
6.30 Shirley
7PM  7pm ABC News. Includes Weekend Magazine
7.40 The Onedin Line
7.30 Special: The Muppet Special 7.30 60 Minutes 7.30 MASH
8PM  8.30 Mini-Series: Rebecca. Part Three [IMDB] 8.30 Movie: Monty Python And The Holy Grail. 1975 [IMDB] 8.30 Movie: Big Jake. 1971 [IMDB] 8.30 Movie: The Poseidon Adventure. 1972 [IMDB] (see advertisement below)
9PM  9.20 ABC News, Weather
9.30 Changes
10PM  10pm World Of Music
10.50 Close
10.30 The 1980 Winter Olympics. Highlights. Via satellite from Lake Placid, New York 10.30 The World At War 10.40 The Paper Chase
11PM  11.30 Get Some In 11.40 The Rookies
12AM  12.30am Religion 12am Movie: Why Bother To Knock. 1961 [IMDB] 12.40am Something To Sing About
12.45 Close
1AM  1am Close 1.40 Movie: Deadlier Than The Male. 1967 [IMDB]
3AM  3.25 Movie: Two Living One Dead. 1961 (B&W) [IMDB]
5AM  5.15 Danger Man (B&W)
(Continues to 6am)