Wednesday 24 January 1990 — MELBOURNE

Nine’s coverage of the 1990 Commonwealth Games begins with the Opening Ceremony from Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand.

Caroline Jones hosts the new three-part series The Way We Really Were, a selection of films, documentaries and archival footage of Australian society from the past 30 years. The program is introduced by Prime Minister Bob Hawke.

Source: TV Week, 20 January 1990

6AM 6am Holiday World
6.30 Agro’s Cartoon Connection. Includes Donkey Kong, The New Fred And Barney Show, Thundercats, The Smurfs
6am Mask
6.30 ITN World News
6am Lassie
6.30 Aerobics Oz Style
7AM 7am Astroboy
7.30 The Berenstain Bears
7.55 Storybreak
7am Today. Steve Liebmann, Elizabeth Hayes 7am Good Morning Australia
8AM 8.20 Sesame Street
9AM 9.20 Parental Guidance Recommended
9.30 Play School
9am Gidget
9.30 Fat Cat And Friends
9am Here’s Humphrey
9.59 Newsbreak
9am ‘Til Ten
10AM 10am Puddle Lane
10.15 Matilda’s Dream
10.30 Noddy
10.45 The Giddy-Game Show
10.55 The Croc-Note Show
10am Wombat
10.30 Now You See It
10am KTV
10.30 McHale’s Navy (B&W)
10am Mulligrubs
10.30 News
11AM 11am The Beachcombers
11.30 3-2-1 Contact
11am Tennis: Australian Open. Men’s Quarter Finals. Live from National Tennis Centre, Melbourne. 11am General Hospital 11am Another World
12PM 12pm Four Corners (Rpt) 12pm Police Story 12pm Santa Barbara
1PM 1pm Heil Caesar
1.30 Spirit Bay
1pm Sanford And Son
1.30 Days Of Our Lives
1pm The Bold And The Beautiful
1.30 Donahue
2PM 2pm Square One TV
2.30 Do It
2.30 The Young And The Restless 2.30 The Rockford Files
3PM 3pm Sesame Street
3.58 Pinny’s House
3.30 Small Wonder 3.30 House Calls
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 Mr Squiggle And Friends
4pm Charlie Brown 4pm Neighbours Again
4.30 Double Dare
4pm Kaleidoscope
4.30 Once Upon A Time… Space (France)
5PM 5pm The Body Electric
5.25 Danger Mouse
5.35 The Campbells
5pm Mork And Mindy
5.30 Benson
5pm The Munsters (B&W)
5.30 The Best Of Perfect Match
5pm And Father Makes Four (Greece)
5.30 International Airport (Italy)
6PM 6pm Yachting: Grand Prix. Highlights
6.30 EastEnders
6pm Seven Nightly News. Jennifer Keyte, Glenn Taylor
6.30 Home And Away
6pm National Nine News. Brian Naylor, Rob Gaylard, Rob Gell
6.30 A Current Affair Summer Edition
6pm Ten Evening News. David Johnston, Tracey Curro 6pm Noah’s Ark (Spain)
6.30 World News
7PM  7pm ABC News. Edwin Maher
7.30 The 7.30 Report
7pm Hinch. Derryn Hinch
7.30 ALF
7pm Growing Pains
7.28 Keno
7.30 Commonwealth Games: Opening Ceremony. From Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand. Ken Sutcliffe, Ray Martin, Max Walker
7pm Neighbours
7.30 E Street
7pm Three Ladies And Their Hot Dog Stand (Germany)
7.30 Repercussions
8PM  8pm Quantum. Karina Kelly
8.28 ABC News Update
8.30 The Way We Were. Caroline Jones PREMIERE (see advertisement below)
8pm The Hogan Family
8.28 Tattslotto
8.30 Tennis: Australian Open (cont’d)
8.30 Movie: Man Woman And Child. 1983 [IMDB] 8.30 The Investigator (West Germany)
9PM  9.25 Masterpiece: Degas (Canada)
10PM  10.35 Aspel And Co 10pm Nightline
10.05 Movie: First Affair. 1983 [IMDB]
10.20 Nightwatch
10.25 Crime Story
10.30 Movie: My Brother (Turkey) [IMDB]
11PM  11.15 ABC News Late Edition
11.25 The Makers
11.55 Close
11.25 Return To Eden
12AM  12.10am Movie: The War Between The Tates. 1977 [IMDB] 12.25am Movie: How I Won The War. 1967 [IMDB] 12.05am Close
1AM  1am Today (NBC)
2AM  2.05 Movie: Baby Blue Marine. 1976 [IMDB] 2.30 227
3AM  3am Dempsey And Makepeace
3.55 Big Deal
3.45 Movie: Perfect Friday. 1970 [IMDB] 3am Emergency
4AM  4.50 Science International
5AM  5am Fame (Continues to 6am) 5.30 The Young Doctors (Continues to 6am) 5am Dallas (Continues to 6am)