ABC Program Schedule for Week Commencing October 18, 2020

Outback Ringer (image – ABC)

ABC primary channel highlights for week commencing October 18, 2020 include the new series premieres of Outback Ringer, plus all new episodes of Restoration Australia, Grantchester, Australian Story, Four Corners, Media Watch, Q+A, Big Weather (and how to survive it), Hard Quiz, Gruen, Planet America, QI, Scottish Vets Down Under, Secrets of the Museum, Gardening Australia and Victoria.

Sunday October 18

7:40 Restoration Australia (ep 2 of 8 in season 3)

8:40 Grantchester (ep 5 of 6 in season 5)

9:30 Doc Martin (repeat)

10:15 Killing Eve (repeat)

11:00 Silent Witness (repeat)

Monday October 19

8:00 Australian Story

8:30 Four Corners

9:20 Media Watch

9:35 Q+A

Tuesday October 20

8:00 Outback Ringer (ep 1 of 10 in season 1) *New Series Premiere

8:30 Big Weather (and how to survive it) (ep 2 of 3 in season 1)

9:30 Special – The Upside of Downs *Premiere

10:30 Insert Name Here (repeat)

Wednesday October 21

8:00 Hard Quiz (ep 30 of 40 in season 5)

8:30 Gruen (ep 2 of 10 in season 12)

9:10 Utopia (repeat) *Final

9:35 Planet America

10:10 QI (ep 11 of 18 in season 17)

Thursday October 22

8:00 Scottish Vets Down Under (ep 2 of 12 in season 1)

8:30 Joanna Lumley’s Silk Road Adventure (repeat)

9:20 Secrets of the Museum (ep 6 of 6) *Final

10:10 Anh’s Brush with a Fame (repeat)

Friday October 23

7:30 Gardening Australia (ep 31 of 40 in season 28)

8:30 Vera (repeat)

10:00 Mum (repeat)

Saturday October 24

7:30 Victoria (ep 2 of 8 in season 3)

8:20 Shetland (repeat)

9:20 Endeavour (repeat)

10:50 Poldark (repeat)

11:50 rage

Pulled from Schedule and Awaiting Return

Would I Lie to You? (season 13 second unseen bits special)

Awaiting Return


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