Ten’s most watched Wednesday TV program attracts 375,000 viewers

Ten News First was Ten’s most watched Wednesday TV program, attracting a metro audience of 375,000.

According to OzTAM’s overnight metro ratings, Ten News First aired at 5pm and was beaten by Seven’s The Chase Australia – which brought in 530,000 metro viewers – and Nine’s audience of 452,000 for Hot Seat.

Ten News First cast

Meanwhile, in the prime time 7.30pm time slot, Ten’s Bondi Rescue saw 309,000 metro viewers tune in, while Nine’s Married at First Sight scored an audience of 1.301m and Seven managed 732,000 viewers for My Kitchen Rules.

Seven’s My Kitchen Rules also managed to top the key advertising demographics 16-39, 18-49 and 25-54.

In overall audience share, Ten saw a share of 7.1% while SBS’s share was 5.4%. Nine won the night with a 25.4% share ahead of SBS, Ten, Seven’s 21.4% and ABC’s 12% share.

Despite its overall audience share, Ten Bold was the most watched multi-channel with a 4.1% share ahead of 9GO’s 3.3% share.

Wednesday night’s news battle saw Seven News beat Nine News with a metro audience of 948,000 compared to 868,000.


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