The Block hammers home another win for Nine

Nine’s The Block topped entertainment on Wednesday, while the network also celebrated an overall network share win.

The program aired to 703,000 metro viewers, also winning all three key advertising demos. The 2022 launch aired to an average metro audience of 867,000. Last year, Nine aired the 2021 premiere of the program to 747,000 metro viewers.

Next in entertainment was an episode of Hard Quiz on Nine, which aired to an average metro audience of 543,000, followed by The Chase Australia on Seven, which aired to an average of 469,000.

Home and Away on Seven brought in 443,000 metro viewers, followed by a late viewing of the program which aired to 407,000 metro viewers. 

Meanwhile, Seven News was the #1 metro program on Wednesday with 854,000 metro viewers followed by Seven News at 6:30 with 848,000 metro viewers. Nine News at 6:30 aired to 781,000, and Nine News brought in 772,000. Next was A Current Affair which pulled in 641,000 viewers, while ABC News brought in 600,000.

As mentioned, Nine won the night, taking an overall network share of 31.1% over Seven’s 25.1%, while ABC had a share of 18.1%, followed by Ten on 16.8%.

Nine also won the primary channel share, and the top-rating multi-channel on Wednesday was 10 Peach with a share of 3.4%.


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