Logie Award for Best Australian Drama

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Logie Award for Best Australian Drama
Country Australia
Presented by TV Week
First awarded 1961
Last awarded 1976
Most awards Homicide (7)
Website www.tvweeklogieawards.com.au

The Silver Logie for Best Australian Drama was an award category presented at the Australian TV Week Logie Awards, to recognise an Australian drama production. It was first awarded at the 3rd Annual TV Week Logie Awards ceremony, held in 1961.[1] The award was renamed many times in subsequent ceremonies; Best Australian TV Drama Series (1962),[2] Best Drama (1963, 1966–1967),[2][3] Best Australian Drama Series (1965, 1970),[2][4] Best Drama Series (1968),[3] and Best Drama Show (1969).[3] This award category was eliminated in 1977. Homicide held the record for the most wins, with seven.

Winners[edit]

Key Meaning
double-dagger Indicates the winning program
Year Program Network Ref
1961 Shadow of a Pale HorseAward winner
Seven Network
[1]
1962 Consider Your VerdictAward winner
Seven Network
[2]
1963 The One Day of the YearAward winner
Nine Network
1965 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
1966 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
[3]
1967 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
1968 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
1969 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
1970 Division 4Award winner
Nine Network
[4]
1971 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
1972 Division 4Award winner
Nine Network
1973 HomicideAward winner
Seven Network
1974 Number 96Award winner
Network Ten
[5]
1975 Number 96Award winner
Network Ten
1976 Number 96Award winner
Network Ten

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1959–1961 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "1962–1965 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d "1966–1969 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "1970–1973 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "1974–1977 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 10 February 2014.