Figures released by the Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association (ASTRA) on Thursday showed a 7 per cent increase in spending on local content through 2010.
Host of Australia's Next Top Model, Murdoch, won the favourite female television personality and this year's Australian Subscription Television Awards (ASTRA Awards) at the Sydney Theatre on Thursday night.
From March, Foxtel will introduce LifeStyle HOME, a new channel dedicated to all things home and property.
The Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association (ASTRA) has conducted its annual review of subscription television in Australia, publishing findings of the survey publicly for the first time.
Relocation, Relocation, which has been broadcast on UK screens for the best part of a decade and has been broadcast in its original format on Australian screens for sometime, is to be transformed by The Lifestyle Channel and Shine Media.
At last night's ASTRA Awards, the LifeStyle Channel swept the prize pool, nabbing four trophies for the real estate show along with the top award as Channel of the Year.