After numerous incarnations, including pairs of family members and couples fighting it out to become the Biggest Losers, the production team have opted for four family teams, all massively overweight, fighting it out to become fit.
Narrated by Australian actor and writer William McInnes, the observational series will follow community service officers, park rangers, parking attendants and various public officials as they strive to improve their localities.
From the producers of Bondi Rescue, this eight-part series will go out to sea with Australian long-line fishermen who risk their lives for every catch.
A new documentary series, In Their Footsteps, will chronicle the wartime experiences of Australian soldiers, from the perspective of their descendants.
Set to open in 2011, the decision to establish a local presence in Middle East follows a comprehensive review of the broadcaster's overseas operations.
Excited about the Melbourne Cup? Amidst all the glitz and gambling, the horses are the real stars of the show, so in preparation for the big race, we've been horsing around on YouTube. Check out our findings!
Best known for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy, Fisher is sure to provide some revelations about her turbulent early days in Hollywood.
Set on Sydney's Northern Beaches, MTV's first Australian production will follow the lives of a group of young Australians as they ride the emotional rollercoaster into adulthood.
Last night's broadcast from ABC's Sydney headquarters was a different affair, however, as the ex-Prime Minister John Howard took to the stage.
This year's inductees include Johnny Young, The Church, 1970s Melbourne band Models (known best for the number one 1985 hit "Out of Mind, Out of Sight"), classic crooner John Williamson, and The Loved Ones, the Australian by-product of the 1960s British Invasion.