Saturday 19 July 1980 — ADELAIDE

The Seven Network’s coverage of The Games Of The XXII Olympiad begins from Moscow, USSR. The Opening Ceremony is broadcast live from Lenin Stadium, with around four hours of coverage each day for the duration of competition.

Source: TV Guide, 19 July 1980

6AM 6.30am Test Pattern, Music
7AM 7.25am Test Pattern
7.30 Hey Hey It’s Saturday. Robin Roenfeldt, Joanna Moore. Includes Deputy Dawg, Heckle And Jeckle, The Devlins, Cool McCool, Scooby And Scrappy Doo, Hey! It’s The King, Archie, The Clue Club, Footy Club
7am Earlybirds. Jane Reilly, Ian Wilson. Includes Batfink, Goober And The Ghost Chasers, Superfriends
8AM 8.30am Test Pattern
9AM 9am Super Saturday Show. Include Movie: Hugo The Hippo [IMDB] 9am Fangface
9.30 Archie’s TV Funnies
10AM 10.30 CB Bears 10am Battle Of The Planets
10.30 Dance Fever
11AM 11.45am Test Pattern, Music 11am Return To The Planet Of The Apes
11.30 Olympic Minutes
11.45 Trotting: Meadowlands Three-Year-Old Pace
11.30 Mini-League
11.40 League Reserves Football
11am Greek Variety Show. Harry Michaels
12PM 12pm Lawn Bowls: Jack High 12pm Baseball: 1979 World Series 12pm Movie: Tarzan The Magnificent. 1960 (B&W) [IMDB]
1PM 1pm Soccer: 1980 British Soccer Championships 1pm Movie: Buck Privates Come Home. 1947 (B&W) [IMDB] 1.30 Movie: Apache. 1954 [IMDB]
2PM 2pm Pot Black
2.30 Rugby League: Match Of The Day. Live from Sydney
2.30 Movie: City Beneath The Sea. 1953 [IMDB] 2.15pm Sounds. Donnie Sutherland
3PM Afternoon includes live coverage of the SA TAB Daily Double from Cheltenham Racecourse Afternoon includes live coverage of the SA TAB Daily Double from Cheltenham Racecourse 3.15 Pink Panther
4PM 4.05 Boxing: Australian Amateur Boxing Championships 4pm Music Express. Steve Curtis, Steve Whitham 4pm The Curiosity Show 4pm The Waltons
5PM 5.05 Countdown (Rpt) 5.55 Cross Lotto 5pm Bonanza
5.57 Football Scoreboard. Ken Cunningham
5pm The New Adventures Of Wonder Woman
6PM 6pm Football ’80: SANFL 6pm Seven National News. Guy Blackmore
6.30 The Golden Years Of Hollywood. Lionel Williams. Includes Movie: The Wonderful World Of The Brothers Grimm. 1962 [IMDB]
6pm News. Peter Sellen, Nona Burden
6.30 League Action Replay. Ken Cunningham
6pm F Troop
6.30 Young Talent Time
7PM  7pm ABC News
7.30 Parkinson In Australia
7.30 The Rockford Files
8PM  8.30 Four Corners 8pm Movie: The President’s Mistress. 1978 [IMDB] 8.30 Movie: Funny Lady. 1975 [IMDB]
9PM  9.25 ABC News, Weather
9.35 The Rivals Of Sherlock Holmes
9pm Olympic Games: Preview 9.50 Movie: 23 Paces To Baker Street. 1956 [IMDB]
10PM  10.30 The Winners: VFL 10.30 Olympic Games: Opening Ceremony. Live from Lenin Stadium, Moscow  
11PM  11.30 Close 11.50 Movie: Young Fury. 1965 [IMDB] 11.15 Movie: Man Of The West. 1958 [IMDB]
1AM  1am Close 1.15am On This Day (B&W), Epilogue, Close 1.15am Close