Saturday 30 April 1988 — BRISBANE

The opening day’s activities of the six-month World Expo 88, based in Brisbane, is telecast on host broadcaster TVQ0.

TVQ0 also set up its Eyewitness News studio at the Expo site, enabling the public demonstration of the news in production.

World Expo 88 — 25 years ago [2013]

Source: Scene On TV, The Sunday Mail (Brisbane), 24 April 1988

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6AM Rage (cont’d) 6am Aerobicise
6.30 Chris Conroy’s World Of Boats
6am Archie And Sabrina (5am) Ever Increasing Faith
6am The World Tomorrow
6.30 Footprints
7AM 7am Seven’s Super Saturday 7am OK! Only For Kids. Laurel Edwards, Tony Johnston, Nathy Gaffney 7am The Early Bird Show. Darryl Cotton, Marie van Maaren
9AM 9am The Factory. Andrew Daddo, Alex Papps 9am Saturday Morning Live. Jonathan Coleman, Ian Rogerson 9.20 World Expo 88: Opening Ceremony
Official opening of World Expo 88 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
10AM 10.30 Hooker’s Home Buyers’ Guide
11AM 11am The Home Shopping Show
12PM 12pm Rock Arena 12pm Get Smart 12pm Burke’s Backyard 12.30pm Movie: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. 1968 [IMDB]
1PM 1.15 Doctor Who 1pm Football: VFL Match Of The Day 1pm Wide World Of Sports. Ian Chappell, Max Walker, Mike Gibson 1.40pm Movie: The Little Gang. 1982 (France)
2PM 2.45 Sandwich
2.50 Danger Mouse
3PM 3pm Rugby League 3.30 World Expo 88: Opening Day 3.10 Flying Cestmir (Czechoslovakia)
4PM 4.45 Saturday Sports Arena 4pm The Inspector’s Kids (Italy)
4.30 The Yellow Woodpecker’s Ranch (Brazil)
5PM 5pm Gimme A Break 5pm Noah’s Ark (Spain)
5.30 World Soccer
6PM 6pm ABC News
6.30 Countrywide
6pm Seven Nightly News
6.30 The World Around Us
6pm National Nine News. Mike London, Alan Thomas
6.30 Hey Hey It’s Saturday. Daryl Somers, Jacki MacDonald, Ossie Ostrich, John Blackman
6pm Eyewitness News. Tony Ryan, Tracey Dyson (see advertisement below)
6.30 Young Talent Time
6.30 World News
7PM  7pm That’s Australia!
7.30 Upstairs Downstairs
7.30 The Golden Girls 7.30 Magnum 7pm Dining In France (France)
7.30 Dateline
8PM  8.20 ABC News
8.30 Movie: The Knowledge [IMDB]
8pm Kate And Allie
8.28 Super 66/Gold Lotto
8.30 Movie: A Pocketful Of Rye [IMDB]
8.30 21 Jump Street 8.30 World Expo 88: Spectacular
Includes opening night concert and fireworks
8.30 Movie: Exterminating Angel. 1962 (Mexico) (B&W) [IMDB]
9PM  9.30 Houston Knights
10PM  10pm After The Movie. Clive Hale
10.20 The Untouchables (B&W)
10.30 Movie: Murder She Said. 1962 (B&W) [IMDB] 10.30 Nightline
10.35 MTV
10.30 Special: Fred Astaire Salutes Fox Musicals 10.10 Movie: Simon Of The Desert. 1965 (Spain) (B&W) [IMDB]
10.55 Movie: Dear Lady Eva. 1955 (B&W) (Italy) [IMDB]
11PM  11.10 Rage
(Continues to 7am)
11.30 English Rugby League: Silk Cup Challenge Final. Wigan v Halifax
12AM  12.15am News Overnight
(Continues to 6am)
12.40am Close
1AM  1.35am Movie: Return To Peyton Place. 1961 [IMDB] 1.45am Close
4AM  4am Columbo
5AM  5.10 Victory At Sea
5.35 Kenneth Copeland
(Continues to 6.30am)
5.30am Hour Of Power
(Continues to 6.30am)