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Our first birthday!

It’s a year ago today that this blog made its first appearance!

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TelevisionAU Website Update 19-Jan-08

https://www.televisionau.com FLASHBACK #44: English-born comedian Ugly Dave Gray was a regular on GTV9’s In Melbourne Tonight in the 1960s, and was a host of the program in 1970. He later turned to acting, appearing as nightclub owner Bunny Howard in The Young Doctors in 1976, before taking a position on the celebrity panel of top-rating …

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Station breakdown

The website http://televisionau.siv.net.au/ is currently off-line for reasons out of my control. Normal transmission will be resumed as soon as possible UPDATE 15.10.07: Normal transmission has been resumed

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TelevisionAU Website Update 2-Oct-07

http://televisionau.siv.net.au/ FLASHBACK #43: TV’s Movie MenSome of the people that introduced our favourite movies on television became just as famous as the movies they spoke about. HEADLINES FROM THEN #7:TV Week, 19 September 1987 CLASSIC TV GUIDES:Melbourne (1967, 1984)Melbourne and regional Victoria (1967)Sydney (1961, 1975, 1981, 1984)Canberra (1962)Brisbane (1977, 1980)Darwin (1998)Hobart (1960) TELEVISIONAU – THE …

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TelevisionAU Website Update 5-Aug-07

http://televisionau.siv.net.auFLASHBACK #42:A reunion of familiar Melbourne television identities from the 1960s on the set of Tonight With Bert Newton in 1984. Pictured with Bert Newton (centre) are Ken Delo and Jonathan Daly – a popular American night club act that came to Australia in the early 1960s and were subsequently offered their own late night …

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TelevisionAU Website Update 8-Jul-07

http://televisionau.siv.net.au FLASHBACK #41 Here’s two more weather girl presenters that did not get included in our Flashback #38 tribute. Briony Behets (pictured left with newsreader Bruce Mansfield) was a model before turning actress with roles in steamy soap operas Number 96 and The Box, and then later becoming a weather presenter at Melbourne ATV0‘s Eyewitness …

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Welcome to Talking TelevisionAU – the blog for the website TelevisionAU The History Of Australian Television which will provide some articles or updates on a more immediate basis than the website – and also (hopefully!) allow some discussion along the way. Would be pleased to know what you think and any suggestions for the website …

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