Pay TV History

The first Channel V website I’m pretty sure was also a fridge. But this right here is a fridge magnet!

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Nick at nite was the best!

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Feels very similar to TV1

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Foxtel active in action in 2007

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Lifestyle Channel promos from 2000

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Did you know that “The Merrick and Rosso Show” was filmed at Foxtel in North Ryde?

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Given it was a Foxtel show, that doesn’t seem very surprising or remarkable?

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Well it costs money to hire studios that don’t belong to you.

Here are some idents from Movie Extra in 2009 under the Always Fine TV era:

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Oh they would not work today :joy:

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I could at least see what they were trying to do, given how Movie Extra was being positioned at the time (as a bit quirky and even somewhat local-indie friendly from memory) - even if they look a bit cringe now.

KidsCo! i just love those nelvana shows

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Hi. Longtime lurker, first time poster.
Found an early FOXTEL promo on a tape I’m digitising.

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welcome aboard @rhettrospective !

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howdy.

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Welcome @rhettrospective! I’ve been following your VFL/AFL archival process both on YouTube and Twitter, glad to have you here as well! :slight_smile:

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Oh cheers Biscuit45, thanks for the kind words.

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C7 Sport promo for Andy Maher’s ONE ON ONE show

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C7 Sport promo for FOOTBALL FEEDBACK tv show

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Does anyone know about this show -
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Derrick was produced exclusively for The Comedy Channel back in 2004 consisting of two episodes and he was like Australia’s answer to Mr. Bean. It was nominated for a Logie in 2005.