Friday 28 July 1978 — SYDNEY

The 1978 Australian Popular Song Festival is presented live from the studios of ATV0, Melbourne, hosted by Barry Crocker and special guest star Julie Anthony, with the finalists including Debbie Byrne, Mary Jane Boyd, John St Peeters, Lee Conway, Little Pattie, Bryan Davies, Leon Berger, Andy Lupton and Graeme Connors.

See also: Friday 28 July 1978 — MELBOURNE

Source: TV Week, 22 July 1978

6AM 6am The Thunderbirds
7AM 7am The Super Flying Fun Show. Marilyn Mayo
8AM 8am Sesame Street 8.30am Fat Cat And Friends
8.55 Comment
9AM 9am For Schools: How We Used To Live, Bookworm
9.30 Play School
9am Here’s Humphrey 9am Movie: All For Mary. 1956 (B&W) [IMDB]
10AM 10am For Schools: Behind The News, People Of The Australian Western Desert (B&W), Our Asian Neighbours, The Colonials, Mathshow 10am Romper Room 10am Dinah! 10.30 Good Morning Sydney. Maureen Duval
11AM 11am Eleven AM 11am Another World
11.55 News
12PM 12pm This Week Today
12.30 A Big Country (Rpt)
12pm Movie: The Laughing Lady. 1947 [IMDB] 12pm The Mike Walsh Show 12pm Eyewitness News
12.30 Movie: Marines, Let’s Go. 1961 [IMDB]
1PM 1pm ABC News
1.10 Horizon-5
1.29 Weather
1.30 For Schools: Watch, Writers Workshop, The Living Body, Secondary Social Studies
1.30 Days Of Our Lives
2PM 2pm Homicide 2.30 The Young And The Restless
2.55 News
2.30 Mod Squad
3PM 3pm Special: Chaser 3pm General Hospital
3.30 Search For Tomorrow
3.30 Chico And The Man
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 Sesame Street
4pm Happy Go Round 4pm The Addams Family (B&W)
4.30 Nanny And The Professor
4pm The Way It Is
4.30 Rugby League: Amco Shield (Rpt)
5PM 5pm The Adventures Of Sir Prancelot
5.40 The Feathered Serpent
5pm The Porky Pig Show
5.30 The Flintstones
5pm Family Feud
5.30 Happy Days
6PM 6.05 F Troop
6.30 Doctor Who
6.55 The Red And The Blue
6pm Bewitched
6.30 Seven National News. John Bok
6pm The Young Doctors
6.30 National Nine News. Brian Henderson
6pm Eyewitness News. Eric Walters
7PM  7pm ABC News
7.30 This Day Tonight. Clive Hale
7pm Willesee At Seven
7.30 The Muppet Show
7pm The Sullivans
7.30 Black Sheep Squadron
7pm Blankety Blanks. Graham Kennedy
7.30 Special: The 1978 Australian Popular Song Festival. Barry Crocker. Live from Melbourne
8PM  8pm Commonwealth Games: Preview. Peter Meares
8.30 Dave Allen At Large
8pm One Day At A Time
8.30 Cop Shop
8.30 Movie: Up The Front. 1972 [IMDB] 8.30 Westside Medical
9PM  9.15 Soap
9.40 ABC News, Weather
9.50 Sportscene
9.30 Movie: The Yearling. 1946 [IMDB] 9.30 Movie: Norwood. 1970 [IMDB]
10PM  10.20 Movie: Two For The Road. 1967 [IMDB]
11PM  11pm Close 11.25 Movie: Pete Kelly’s Blues. 1955 [IMDB]
12AM  12am Movie: The Last Outpost. 1935 (B&W) [IMDB] 12.30am Movie: Take The Money And Run. 1969 [IMDB]
1AM  1.30 Close 1.15am Movie: Madame X. 1966 [IMDB]
2AM  2am Movie: Along Came A Spider. 1969 [IMDB] 2.50 Movie: Desire In The Dust. 1960 (B&W) [IMDB]
3AM  3.30 Movie: You’re A Big Boy Now. 1967 [IMDB]
4AM  4.30 Movie: She’s Working Her Way Through College [IMDB]
(Continues to 6am)
5AM  5am Gideon’s Way (B&W)
(Continues to 6am)