Friday 19 November 1982 — SYDNEY

ABC debuts its new drama series MPSIB (Missing Persons Special Investigation Branch). The police drama starred former Prisoner actors (and then husband-and-wife) Barry Quin and Peta Toppano, and Mike Preston (In Melbourne Tonight, Homicide, Bellbird, Punishment).

Ten has a delayed telecast of the Miss World beauty pageant from the Royal Albert Hall in London. Australia’s entrant in the contest was Catherine Anne Morris from Sydney.

Source: TV Week, 13 November 1982

6AM 6.30am Wombat
6.55 Shirl’s Neighbourhood
6am Rocky And Bullwinkle
6.25 Go Health
6.30 Scooby Doo And Scrappy Doo
6.30am Something To Sing About
6.35 The New Adventures Of Superman
7AM 7.15 Fantastic Four
7.40 Wait Till Your Father Gets Home
7am The National Today Show 7am Good Morning Australia
8AM 8am Sesame Street 8.05 Godzilla
8.30 My Three Sons (B&W)
9AM 9am Close
9.30 Play School
9am Beauty And The Beast 9am Here’s Humphrey 9am Texas
10AM 10am For Schools: Investigating, Flip Slide Turn, Thinkabout Talkabout 10am Romper Room 10am Another World 10am Fat Cat And Friends
10.30 The Bernard King Show
11AM 11am Tennis: National Panasonic Women’s Tennis Classic. Live from Milton Tennis Centre, Brisbane 11am The Richard Simmons Show
11.30 National Nine News
11am Good Morning Sydney
12PM 12pm The Mike Walsh Show 12pm Movie: Two People. 1973 [IMDB]
1PM 1pm ABC News
1.10 Weather
1.11 Close
1.59 Eyewitness News
2PM 2.30 For Schools: Class Of ’82 2pm Movie: Live Now Pay Later. 1965 (B&W) [IMDB] 2pm Clive Robertson’s Beauty And The Beast
2.30 The Doris Day Show
2.59 Eyewitness News
3PM 3pm Golf: Australian Open. Live from the Australian Golf Club, Sydney 3pm The FBI
4PM 4pm Animals Animals Animals
4.30 Children’s Special: Soup For President
4pm Simon Townsend’s Wonder World
5PM 5pm Gomer Pyle USMC
5.30 Welcome Back Kotter
5pm Hogan’s Heroes
5.30 The Brady Bunch
5.30pm People You Meet
5.50 Once Upon A Time
5.57 News Headlines
6PM 6pm Countdown Friday
6.54 Take Five
6pm Get Smart
6.30 Seven National News. Ross Symonds, Mike Bailey
6pm The Odd Couple
6.30 National Nine News. Brian Henderson, Alan Wilkie, Ron Casey
6pm Eyewitness News. Katrina Lee, Tim Webster, John Cootes 6pm A Whole World Of Children
6.30 Soccer In Action (Spain)
7PM  7pm ABC News
7pm The New Price Is Right. Ian Turpie
7.30 Star Trek
7pm Sale Of The Century. Tony Barber
7.30 New Faces. Bert Newton
7pm MASH
7.30 The Dukes Of Hazzard
7pm International Sports Magazine
7.30 World News
8PM  8.20 Nationwide. Geraldine Doogue
8.50 The Paul Daniels Magic Show
8.30 Special: Circus Of The Stars 8.30 Strike Force 8.30 Special: Miss World 8pm Jauche And Levkojen (Germany)
8.30 Rousseau (France)
9PM  9.30 ABC News, Weather
9.40 Trotting: TAB Trifecta Race. From Harold Park
9.50 Soccer: Match Of The Day
10PM  10.45 Trotting: TAB Quinella Race. From Harold Park
10.50 Soccer (cont’d)
10.55 Trotting Summary
10.30 News. Kay Stammers 10pm Taurus Rising 10.30 Eyewitness News
10.35 Movie: The Joker Is Wild. 1957 (B&W) [IMDB]
10.15 Movie: Los Caballeros De La Cama Redonda (Argentina) [IMDB]
11PM  11.10 Golf: Australian Open. Highlights.
11.40 Close
11pm Movie: Back From The Dead. 1957 (B&W) [IMDB] 11pm The World Tonight. Jim Waley
11.30 Harry O
12AM  12.40am Close 12.30am Movie: My Kidnapper My Love. 1979 [IMDB] 12am Rock Around The World (Rpt)
1AM  1.05am Something To Sing About
1.10 Close
1.30 Close
2AM  2.25 Movie: Mrs Gibbon’s Boys. 1962 (B&W) [IMDB]
4AM  4am Movie: Model For Murder. 1959 (B&W) [IMDB]
5AM  5.10 The Big Valley
(Continues to 6am)