The Nine Network (stylized 9network, commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network. It is owned by parent company Nine Entertainment, and is one of five main free-to-air television networks in Australia.
|Headquarters||1 Denison Street |
North Sydney, New South Wales
|Picture format||1080i HDTV |
(available on 9HD and 9Gem; downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Launched||16 September 1956|
|Former names||National Television Network (1956–1967)|
National Nine Network (1967–1987)
Nine Network Australia (1987–1991)
|Freeview||9/91 (Nine-owned metropolitan, Imparja) 8/81 (Nine) (Northern New South Wales) (SCA Spencer Gulf SA/Broken Hill NSW), (WIN Regional QLD, Southern NSW & ACT, Griffith NSW, Regional VIC, Mildura VIC/Sunraysia, Tasmania, Mount Gambier/Riverland, Remote/Regional WA)|
|VAST||9 or 8|
As of 2019, the Nine Network is the highest-rating television network in Australia, ahead of the Seven Network, ABC TV, Network 10, and SBS. Since 2017, the network's slogan has been "We Are the One".