They may have been pipped at the post by Sunday Night but Hamish & Andy ruled the demos and helped Nine to win Sunday in what proved to be a two-horse race.
Nine Network was 31.1% then Seven 30.1%, TEN 17.3%, ABC 16.5% and SBS 5.0%.
Hamish & Andy’s Caravan of Courage: Aus v NZ again led Nine’s Sunday line-up with 1.22m viewers followed by 60 Minutes (1.18m), Nine News (979,000), and the movie: Salt (706,000).
Sunday Night topped the night with 1.23m viewers. Seven’s other performers were Seven News (1.21m), Border Security (1.04m), Air Ways (1.02m), Bones (797,000 / 491,000). V8 Supercars was 467,000 / 336,000.
A repeat of Modern Family (789,000) again eclipsed the new episode (725,000) for TEN. Homeland was 638,000, Merlin was 524,000, TEN News was 465,000, The Project was 301,000 and Vegas was 224,000.
Michael Palin’s Brazil (895,000) led ABC1 followed by ABC News (865,000), Wallender (685,000), Compass (280,000). Auction Room was 173,000.
On SBS ONE it was Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking (240,000), Death Row (209,000), Quest for the Lost Maya (200,000) and World News Australia (184,000).
7TWO’s Escape to the Country led multichannels with 297,000.
Insiders: 177,000 / 79,000 / 39,000
The Bolt Report: 131,000 / 139,000