9News Is No.1 In Sydney

NINE NEWS has once again claimed annual ratings supremacy in Sydney.

At the end of the 21st week of the 40-week official ratings calendar, NINE NEWS has won all 21 weeks in Sydney, on an average weekly audience measurement, putting it in an unbeatable position.

It marks the seventh consecutive year that NINE NEWS has claimed the ratings crown in Sydney.

For the year-to-date, average audience figures in Sydney are as follows:

NINE NEWS (6.00pm – 6.30pm) 280,000 
Seven News (6.00pm – 6.30pm) 247,000 

NINE NEWS (6.30pm – 7.00pm) 279,000
Seven News (6.30pm – 7.00pm) 244,000 

Source: OzTAM, Sydney, Mon – Fri, Weeks 7 – 29, excluding Easter, Consolidated 28.

Nine’s weekend bulletins are also Sydney’s most watched. NINE NEWS SATURDAY has an average year-to-date audience of 217,000 (to 182,000 for Seven News Saturday). NINE NEWS SUNDAY has an average year-to-date audience of 345,000 (to 266,000 for Seven News Sunday).
Peter Overton said: “All of us at Nine News feel very fortunate that we have such a strong relationship with our viewers and have now done so for many years as the leading news service in this great city. Every day we work very hard and with a tonne of passion to bring you our news bulletin. It's an honour to be a part of this wonderful newsroom.”

Georgie Gardner said: “We’re humbled and honoured that Sydney viewers continue to choose Nine News as their most trusted source of news and information. We don’t take shortcuts and we don’t compromise on the truth. And we remain dedicated to getting the full story, covering every angle and showing the whole picture every night of the week. That’s what sets our team apart”.

For further information, please contact Nine Network Publicity: 
Ryley McKay
P: 02 9965 2727 M: 0413 378 052

Saturday, July 24, 2017