Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 

The Block Auction Finale Delivers a 15.6 Rating


The Block Auction Finale Delivers a 15.6 Rating And 44.5% Share

Three Wins the Week in 25-54, Newshub Hits Another Year-to-Date High

Three’s rollercoaster 2017 Block live auction delivered a 15.6 rating and 44.5% share in the commercially important 25-54 demographic last night. The nail biting and unexpected finale saw Andy and Nate take out the $100k prize on top of their $31k profit.

The Block NZ 2017 has concluded with an average series rating of 11.0 and 31.1% share - 20% higher than the 2016 series - and its wins last week across all demos contributed to Three winning the night on on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday last week as well as last night.

Earlier in the week saw Newshub Live at 6pm reach a year to date high with 33% share on Monday, The Project won the current affairs timeslot against competing shows across all four demos for the 14th time YTD on Wednesday, while The AM Show continues its incredible momentum with timeslot wins in all four demos on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Other wins:
Tuesday: Who Owns New Zealand Now across all 4 key demos
Friday: Graham Norton in 25-54 and in HHS with kids 0-14
Friday: 7 Days across all 4 demos

The build up to the October 1 launch of Married At First Sight NZ continues with the singles being announced yesterday. The diverse line up includes singles from across the country including Christchurch, Wellington, Palmerston North, Tauranga and Auckland, with ages ranging from 25 to 58.

Over in Radio, Rage Against the Machine’s Killing in the Name took out the number one spot in The Rock 1500 countdown this year. The top 10 tracks were revealed at a live countdown party which was held at Auckland’s The Powerstation on Friday September 15.

And finally, MediaWorks Taranaki has moved into its new premises in New Plymouth today with the building receiving an official blessing by Reverend Albie Martin this morning. The new studios are the first in New Zealand to be fitted out with brand new digital technology which will allow more versatility across the radio network and are an important step in the continuity and growth of regional radio in New Zealand. MediaWorks Taranaki was formally RadioWorks, the home of Energy FM (now known as More FM Taranaki) so it is fitting that Taranaki is the first region in the Mediaworks Radio network to be the recipient of this new technology. More FM Taranaki will officially begin broadcasting from its new studio as of next Tuesday September 26.

-ends-

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Legendary Bassist David Friesen Plays Wellington’s Newest Jazz Venue

Friesen is touring New Zealand to promote his latest album Another Time, Another Place, recorded live at Auckland's Creative Jazz Club in 2015. More>>

Howard Davis Review: The Father - Descending Into The Depths of Dementia

Florian Zeller's dazzling drama The Father explores the effects of a deeply unsettling illness that affects 62,000 Kiwis, a number expected to grow to 102,000 by 2030. More>>


Howard Davis Review: Blade Runner Redivivus

When Ridley Scott's innovative, neo-noir, sci-fi flick Blade Runner was originally released in 1982, at a cost of over $45 million, it was a commercial bomb. More>>

14-21 October: New Zealand Improv Festival In Wellington

Imagined curses, Shibuya’s traffic, the apocalypse, and motherhood have little in common, but all these and more serve as inspiration for the eclectic improvised offerings coming to BATS Theatre this October for the annual New Zealand Improv Festival. More>>

ALSO:

Bird Of The Year Off To A Flying Start

The competition asks New Zealanders to vote for their favourite bird in the hopes of raising awareness of the threats they face. More>>

Scoop Review Of Books:
K Emma Ng's Old Asian, New Asian

This book, written by a young second-generation Chinese New Zealander, gives many examples of the racism that Asian New Zealanders experience. More>>

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION