ABC TV Guide, Melbourne - 14 Feb 2016

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5 AM to 6 AM

Music, Arts and Living

Continuous music programming


6 AM to 7 AM

Music, Arts and Living

Continuous music programming


7 AM to 9:01 AM


Hosted by Andrew Geoghegan & Eliza Harvey, covering the latest news from Australia and the world, with in-depth analysis and interviews, as well as regular news updates, sport, weather and what's happening in the arts.


9:01 AM to 10 AM

Current Affairs, Business and Finance, News and Business, Live

Barrie Cassidy hosts the show that combs the corridors of power to keep you connected with the latest in politics. With insights from key players, opinion makers and an often irreverent take on the national agenda.

Actors: Barrie Cassidy


10 AM to 10:30 AM

Sports Talk, Sports Group, Live

Gerard Whateley is joined by a panel of sportswriters, commentators and experts to discuss and dissect the week in sport. Offsiders provides a challenging, insightful, humorous debate for those serious about sport.


10:30 AM to 11:01 AM

News, News and Business

Join the Australia Wide team as they bring you a snapshot of the day's most relevant regional news stories.


11:01 AM to 11:30 AM

News, International, News and Business

Beverley O'Connor presents a review of the ABC's best international news stories, with extended reports from Australia's largest network of reporters and foreign correspondents.


11:30 AM to 12 PM

Religion, Arts and Living

Eamonn Holmes is in Londonderry for the world's largest gathering of Irish culture, as the All Ireland Fleadh fills the city's streets with music and song. And congregations join to sing hymns of praise at the Guildhall.


12 PM to 1 PM

Current Affairs, Social Issues, News and Business

Landline is Australia's national rural program, with exclusive reports from around the country on regional and urban issues.

Actors: Pip Courtney


1 PM to 1:30 PM

Gardening, Home and Garden, Arts and Living

Costa, Sophie and Angus visit Canberra to explore the art of gardening and the science of horticulture by visiting some of the nation's most innovative institutions.

Actors: Stephen Ryan


1:30 PM to 2 PM

News, Current Affairs, News and Business

Host James Valentine hosts a new weekly arts and entertainment program. The half-hour program will cover some things you know about, some you love, and some things only your kids will have heard of.


2 PM to 3 PM

This moving film explores the transformative power of Chopin's Ballade Number One, an extraordinary piece of music that has cast a spell on millions of people around the world.


3 PM to 4:30 PM

A look at the life and work of the influential fashion editor of Harpers Bazaar, Diana Vreeland.


4:30 PM to 5 PM

Documentary, Documentaries

It's a long way from LA to Sydney's Castle Hill. Rebel Wilson and Julia visit family and former haunts, and discuss how she overcame severe shyness before blossoming into the high achiever she is today. #HomeDelivery


5 PM to 6 PM

Crime, Mystery and Thriller

Impossible murders on a beautiful Caribbean island. Detective Inspector Richard Poole is the perfect man to solve them - if only he didn't just hate sun, sea and sand.

Actors: Ben Miller


6 PM to 7 PM

Collectibles, Historical, Arts and Living

Join the hopeful owners delighting in the possibility that their piece is about to be revealed as a priceless treasure.

Actors: Michael Aspel


7 PM to 7:42 PM

News, Weather, News and Business, Live

The latest news, breaking news and live coverage of events as they happen from Australia's largest broadcast news network. Comprehensive coverage, original reporting, and analysis of news in Australia.


7:42 PM to 8:32 PM

Drama, Comedy, Drama Group, Comedies

Martin Ellingham is a surgeon who makes a life changing decision to retrain as a GP, and applies for a vacant post in the sleepy Cornish hamlet of Portwenn, where he spent childhood holidays.

Actors: Martin Clunes, Stephanie Cole, Caroline Catz, Ian Mcneice, Joe Absolom, Lucy Punch, Stewart Wright


8:32 PM to 10:03 PM

Drama, Drama Group

The central character is Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope. Who is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons. If she's lonely she doesn't show it and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage. Her trusted and long suffering colleague is Sergeant Joe Ashworth. Together they approach every new case with unparalleled gusto and professionalism.


10:03 PM to 10:32 PM

Comedy, News, Comedies, News and Business

A half-hour news comedy exposing the humorous, the absurd and the downright hypocritical, 24/7, once a week.

Actors: Charlie Pickering, Tom Gleeson, Kitty Flanagan


10:32 PM to 11:26 PM

When Coral is the victim of a hit and run and her granddaughter comes to stay neither realises that this incident will change both their lives.

Actors: Tessa Rose, Rhimi Johnson Page, Shari Sebbens


11:26 PM to 1:15 AM

Mystery and Suspense, Mystery and Thriller, Movies

This political thriller tells the true story of crimes that have been covered up for over thirty years. East Timor, 1975. As Indonesia prepares to invade the tiny nation of East Timor, five Australian based journalists go missing. Four weeks later, veteran foreign correspondent Roger East is lured to East Timor by the young and charismatic Jose Ramos-Horta to tell the story of his country and investigate the fate of the missing men. As East's determination to uncover the truth grows, the threat of invasion intensifies and an unlikely friendship develops between the last foreign correspondent in East Timor and the man who will become President.

Directed by: Robert Connolly

Actors: Anthony Lapaglia, Oscar Isaac, Damon Gameau