Tuesday 20 September 1983 — MELBOURNE

The debut of ABC’s Scales Of Justice, a three-part mini-series presenting a fictional account of corruption in various levels of Australia’s law enforcement. The series’ cast included Simon Burke, John Hargreaves, Bill Hunter, Dennis Miller, John Meillon, Tony Barry, Peter Gwynne, Max Cullen, Don Reid, Tim Robertson, John Sheerin, Kris McQuade and Antionette Byron.

Source: TV Week, 17 September 1983

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6AM 6am Rocky And Bullwinkle
6.25 Go Health
6.30 Top Cat
6am Courageous Cat
6.15 The Three Stooges (B&W)
6.30 Superman (B&W)
7AM 7am Bewitched (B&W)
7.30 Dastardly And Muttley And Their Flying Machines
7.55 Crusader Rabbit
7am Today 7am Good Morning Australia
8AM 8am Sesame Street 8am Family Affair
8.30 Flintstone Frolics
9AM 9am For Schools: Western Samoa
9.20 Mr Men
9.30 Play School
9am Beauty And The Beast 9am Here’s Humphrey 9am The Restless Years
10AM 10am For Schools: For The Juniors, Smedley’s Weekly, Infinity Limited, The End Product, Maths In A Box, Looking Around, English 10am Romper Room 10am Another World 10am Take Hart
10.30 Fat Cat And Friends
11AM 11am Eleven AM 11am Here’s Lucy
11.30 National Nine News
11am Good Morning Melbourne
12PM 12pm Movie: Escape From Zahrain. 1962 [IMDB] 12pm The Mike Walsh Show 12pm Movie: The Organisation. 1971 [IMDB]
1PM 1pm ABC News, Weather
1.11 For Schools: Ensemble, Upper Primary Art/Craft, Think Tank, Table Tennis, The World’s Children
1.30 Days Of Our Lives
2PM 2pm Ironside 2.30 News
2.35 The Young And The Restless
2pm Clive Robertson’s Beauty And The Beast
3PM 3pm Sesame Street 3pm Eight Is Enough 3.30 General Hospital 3pm The Waltons
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 Dr Snuggles
4.35 Earthwatch
4pm Shirl’s Neighbourhood
4.30 The Littlest Hobo
4pm Matchmates
4.30 Skippy The Bush Kangaroo
4pm Simon Townsend’s Wonder World 4.50pm UHF Documentary
5PM 5pm Codename Icarus
5.30 Star Blazers
5.52 Come And Get It
5.56 ABC News Headlines
5.58 The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide To The Galaxy
5pm Wheel Of Fortune
5.30 I Dream Of Jeannie
5pm The Bugs Bunny Show
5.30 Family Feud
5pm Gilligan’s Island
5.30 The Brady Bunch
5.05 People You Meet
5.25 Garden With Statues (Greece)
5.57 News Headlines
6PM 6.30 Doctor Who
6.54 Take 5
6pm The New Price Is Right. Ian Turpie
6.30 Seven National News. Mal Walden
6pm Diff’rent Strokes
6.30 National Nine News. Brian Naylor
6pm Eyewitness News. David Johnston, Jo Pearson 6pm Captain Socceroo
6.30 Rock Around The World
7PM  7pm ABC News. Geoff Raymond
7.30 Our World
7pm Sons And Daughters
7.30 A Country Practice
7pm Sale Of The Century. Tony Barber, Delvene Delaney
7.30 Knight Rider
7pm MASH
7.30 Carson’s Law
7pm International Sports Magazine
7.15 UHF Documentary
7.30 World News
8PM  8.20 Nationwide. Peter Couchman
8.50 Mini-Series: Scales Of Justice PREMIERE [IMDB]
8.30 Mini-Series: Evita Peron. Part One [IMDB] 8.30 9 To 5 8.30 Prisoner 8pm SCOOP
8.30 Summer Of The Stars (Germany)
9PM  9.30 The Daryl Somers Show. Includes America’s Cup Report 9.30 Special: I Want To Be A Nun 9.20 UHF Documentary
9.30 Movie: The Lady With The Dog. 1960 (USSR) (B&W) [IMDB]
10PM  10.10 ABC News, Weather
10.20 Rock Arena. Andrew Peters
10.30 America’s Cup Report
10.40 Seven National News
10.45 Fantasy Island 10.30 America’s Cup Highlights
10.35 Movie: Island In The Sun. 1957 [IMDB]
11PM  11.20 Close 11.10 Thriller 11.45 The Evil Touch 11pm The Third Guest (Italy)
12AM  12.40am Close 12.15am Movie: Thank God It’s Friday. 1978 [IMDB] 12.50am House Calls 12.05am World News (Rpt)
12.35 Close
1AM  1.55 Movie: Summer Wishes Winter Dreams. 1973 [IMDB] 1.20 Second City
1.50 Close
3AM  3.30 Movie: Demetrius And The Gladiators. 1954 [IMDB]
5AM  5.10 The Best Of Jackie Gleason (B&W)
(Continues to 6am)