Nine will again screen a special on the Australian of the Year.
PM Kevin Rudd will join hosts Lisa Wilkinson & Karl Stefanovic for the 50th Awards which also includes Young Australian of the Year, Local Hero and Senior Australian of the Year.
It wil air at 10:30pm Monday January 25th. The one hour special is not live to air.
Nor will a network be airing the Australia Day Concert the following day which features Bob Evans, Evermore, Hayley Warner, Bertie Blackman, Cassie Davis and Ian Moss on the lawns of Parliament House.