Kylie and Tony lift Hey Hey’s ratings.

The double act of Kylie Minogue and Tony Abbott was enough to pull Nine’s Hey Hey It’s Saturday back above the million mark on Wednesday night.  

According to preliminary overnight metro ratings from OzTam, the show – which will now be off the air until later in the year – rated 1.174m.

Meanwhile, adland show The Gruen Transfer pulled in 1.28m for ABC1.

And Masterchef continued to storm its way through the ratings in its final week, pulling in 2.467m viewers.

Wednesdays top rating shows

  1. Masterchef Ten 2.467m
  2. Seven News Seven 1.468m
  3. Today Tonight Seven 1.435m
  4. The Gruen Transfer ABC 1.280m
  5. Nine News Nine 1.271m
  6. Hey Hey It’s Saturday Nine 1.174m
  7. Lie to Me Ten 1.171m
  8. Spicks and Specks ABC 1.170m
  9. A Current Affair Nine 1.141m
  10. ABC News ABC 1.070m
  11. The 7PM Project Ten 1.022m
  12. Home and Away Seven 0.969m
  13. Two and a Half Men Nine 0.926m
  14. 20 to 1 Nine 0.898m
  15. Ten News Ten 0.839m

Wednesdays channel share

  • Seven: 20.1%
  • Nine: 24.7%
  • Ten: 27.6%
  • SBS1: 4.1%
  • ABC2: 1.4%
  • ABC3: 0.6%
  • 7TWO: 1.6%
  • GO!: 2.6%
  • One: 0.6%
  • SBS2: 0.3%


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