Tuesday 29 January 1991 — MELBOURNE

The Nine Network launches its new adults-only drama Chances. Initially screening twice a week, the series struggled to catch on and was later cut back to one episode per week before playing out its last episodes late at night.

30 years since Chances [2021]

Source: TV Week, 26 January 1991

6AM 6am The Adventures Of Gulliver
6.30 Agro’s Cartoon Connection. Includes The Snorks, Scooby And Scrappy Doo, She-Ra Princess Of Power, Secret Squirrel
6am Wowser
6.30 ITN World News
6.55 Business Today
Ten Newswatch (cont’d)
6.30am Aerobics Oz Style
7AM 7am Astroboy
7.30 Square One TV
7am Today 7am Good Morning Australia
8AM 8am Turn On
8.20 Sesame Street
9AM 9.20 Parental Guidance Recommended
9.30 Play School
9am The Littlest Hobo
9.30 Fat Cat And Friends
9am Here’s Humphrey
9.30 Movie: Journey Back To Oz. 1972 [IMDB]
9am ‘Til Ten. Joan McInnes, Tony Murphy
10AM 10am Puddle Lane
10.15 Noddy
10.30 Rod Jane And Freddy
10.42 The Giddy Game Show
10am Beverly Hillbillies
10.30 In Search Of
10am Mulligrubs
10.30 General Hospital
11AM 11am Mr Squiggle And Friends
11.30 The Roadies’ Tale
11am Eleven AM 11.20 Cricket: Fourth Test. Australia v England. Day Five. Live from Adelaide 11am Another World
12PM 12pm Camera Script
12.30 Baby And Co
12pm Movie: Holiday. 1938 (B&W) [IMDB] 12pm Santa Barbara
1PM 1pm Korea: The Unknown War
1.53 Back In The Eighties
1pm The Bold And The Beautiful
1.30 Donahue
2PM 2pm The Stars
2.30 The Campbells
2pm Perry Mason (B&W) 2.30 Carson’s Law 2pm Vremya (Russia)
2.40 Close
3PM 3pm Sesame Street
3.55 The Adventures Of Portland Bill
3pm The New Leave It To Beaver
3.30 Family Ties
3.30 The Lone Ranger
4PM 4pm Play School
4.30 East Of The Moon
4pm Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
4.30 Now You See It
4pm Lassie
4.30 Double Dare
4pm Kaleidoscope. Includes Seabert (Belgium), The Adventures Of Damian The Cat (Czechoslovakia), The Adventures Of Tin Tin (France)
4.30 Safari (Czechoslovakia)
5PM 5pm Inspector Gadget
5.23 The Ratties
5.30 Danger Bay
5.55 Roger Ramjet
5pm Family Feud
5.30 Wheel Of Fortune
5.58pm Keno 5pm The Goodies
5.30 The Addams Family (B&W)
5pm The Fox And The Fool (Greece)
5.30 Helena (Italy)
6PM 6pm House Rules 6pm Seven Nightly News. Jennifer Keyte
6.30 Home And Away
6pm National Nine News. Brian Naylor
6.30 A Current Affair. Jana Wendt
6pm Ten Eyewitness News. David Johnston
6.30 MASH
6pm And Love Tomorrow (France)
6.30 World News. Mary Kostakidis
7PM  7pm ABC News. Edwin Maher
7.30 The 7.30 Report. John Jost
7pm Hinch. Derryn Hinch
7.30 A Country Practice
7pm Sale Of The Century Classics
7.30 All Together Now
7pm Neighbours
7.30 Alien Nation
7pm The Great Depression
8PM  8pm Square Peg Round Hole
8.28 ABC News Update
8.30 The Best Of GP
8.30 In The Heat Of The Night 8pm Australia’s Funniest Home Video Show. Jacki MacDonald
8.30 Chances PREMIERE
8.30 Movie: Hanover Street. 1979 [IMDB] 8pm The Conquest Of Space (Canada)
8.30 The Cutting Edge: Circumstances (Netherlands)
9PM  9.20 You Are Never Ever The Same Person Again
9.28 ABC News Update
9.30 Take Me Home
9.30 Jake And The Fatman 9.40 Movie: Happy New Year 1949. 1986 (Yugoslavia) [IMDB]
10PM  10.30 Lateline. Kerry O’Brien 10.30 Mini-Series: The Life And Loves Of A She Devil. Part Two [IMDB] 10.30 Nightline 10.50 Ten Eyewitness News
11PM  11pm American Football: NFL 25th Superbowl. Highlights 11.35 Today (NBC) 11pm Cricket: Fourth Test. Highlights
11.30 E! Entertainment
11.20 Donahue 11.45 Movie: Dark Side Of The Moon. 1986 (Denmark) [IMDB]
12AM  12.40am Movie: The Shape Of Things To Come. 1979 [IMDB] 12.20am Prisoner
1AM  1.30am Close 1.35am Special: Silent Shame 1.20 Ten Newswatch (Continues to 6.30am) 1.15am Close
2AM  2.30 Rituals
2.55 Generations
2.40 Movie: How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying. 1967 [IMDB]
3AM  3.20 The Dave Thomas Show
3.45 Charters And Caldicott
4AM  4.45 Trial By Jury
5AM  5.10 Holiday World
5.35 The Tomorrow People
(Continues to 6am)
5am Captain Power And The Soldiers Of The Future
5.30 Starting Out
(Continues to 6am)