Network Ten is the third non-governement broadcaster in the Australian free-to-air marketplace. Foreign programming comes primarily from 20th Television and CBS Television Distribution. In most regional and remote areas the Network Ten channels are provided via Southern Cross Austereo.
ATV-0 began broadcasting in Melbourne on August 1, 1964. A year later, TEN-10 began in Sydney on April 5, 1965. That same year saw the launch of TVQ-0 in Brisbane and SAS-10 in Adelaide and were called the Independent Television System.
In 1970, the station group became known as The 0–10 Network.
On January 20, 1980, ATN-0 became ATN-10 and the group became Network Ten.
On December 27, 1987, SAS-10 switched affiliations with ADS-10.
On September 10, 1988, TVQ-0 became TVQ-10 and launched NEW-10 in Perth.
During 1990, the network filed for receivership with CanWest Global buying a controlling interest.
During 1992, Southern Cross Broadcasting began carrying programming to regional and remote areas of Australia.
On December 16, 2007, Ten began broadcasting in 1080i high definition.
On March 25, 2009, a second digital channel was launched in 1080i high definition with sporting based programming. The primary channel switched to 576i standard definition.
On September 24, 2009, CanWest Global sold their stake in the network due to the Canadian company going into receivership.
On January 11, 2011, a third channel Eleven was launched targeting a younger demographic and is a joint venture between the network and CBS.
Current Prime-Time Schedules
|Monday||The Project||MasterChef Australia||Have You Been Paying Attention?||24: Live Another Day||Blue Bloods repeat|
|Tuesday||The Project||Save With Jamie||Under the Dome||NCIS: Los Angeles repeat|
|Wednesday||The Project||The Bachelor Australia||Offspring||mid-week movie|
|Thursday||The Project||MasterChef Australia||Law & Order: SVU||Law & Order: SVU repeat||Ripper Street|
|Friday||The Project||The Living Room||comedy movie of the week||I Wanna Marry Harry|
|Saturday||Grizzly: Natures Entrepreneur||Bondi Vet||movie of the week||Have You Been Paying Attention? repeat|
|Sunday||Modern Family repeat||MasterChef Australia||Extant||2014 Formula 1 German Grand Prix|
|Monday||Everybody Loves Raymond repeat||Raising Hope||Torchwood repeat||American Horror Story repeat|
|Tuesday||Everybody Loves Raymond repeat||Rules of Engagement repeat||New Girl||The Goodwin Games||Sex and the City repeat||repeat|
|Wednesday||Everybody Loves Raymond repeat||The Simpsons repeat||Futurama repeat||The Simpsons repeat||Futurama repeat||The Simpsons repeat||The Cleveland Show repeat||Bob's Burgers repeat||Cheers repeat|
|Thursday||Everybody Loves Raymond repeat||Rules of Engagement repeat||Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 repeat||movie of the week|
|Friday||Everybody Loves Raymond repeat||Glee||The Graham Norton Show repeat||Sex and the City repeat|
|Saturday||family movie of the week||sci-fi movie of the week||Star Trek: Deep Space Nine repeat|
|Sunday||Futurama repeat||Enlisted||Dads||end of the week movie||Have You Been Paying Attention repeat|
|Monday||Scrappers||Garage Gold||Flip Men repeat||Undercover Boss||Hell's Kitchen||Diamond Divers repeat|
|Tuesday||COPS||The Indestructibles||COPS: Adults Only repeat||Ross Kemp On Gangs repeat||Super Rugby Extra Time|
|Wednesday||COPS||White Collar repeat||Burn Notice repeat||The Killing||Breakout Kings|
|Thursday||COPS||Whose Line Is It Anyway? (USA)||sci-fi movie of the week||Fast Forward repeat|
|Friday||COPS||Megafactories||Megastructures||action movie of the week|
|Saturday||Monster Jam||Driving Wars repeat||Law & Order: SVU repeat||Bellator MMA|
|Sunday||Fishing Expedition Amazonia repeat||Hardliners repeat||Extreme Fishing With Robson Green||Bondi Rescue repeat||MotoGP|