Logie Award for Most Popular Reality Program

The Logie for Most Popular Reality Program is an award presented annually at the Australian TV Week Logie Awards. The award recognises the popularity of an Australian reality program.

Logie Award for Most Popular Reality Program
CountryAustralia
Presented byTV Week
First awarded2000
Currently held byMasterChef Australia (2019)
Most awardsThe Block (5)
Websitewww.tvweeklogieawards.com.au

The award was first awarded at the 42nd Annual TV Week Logie Awards ceremony, held in 2000. It was briefly renamed Best Reality Program (2016-2017).[1]From 2018, the award category name was reverted to Most Popular Reality Program. [2]

The winner and nominees of Most Popular Reality Program are chosen by the public through an online voting survey on the TV Week website.[3] The Block holds the record for the most wins, with five, followed by Australian Idol and MasterChef Australia with three wins each, respectively.

Winners and nomineesEdit

Listed below are the winners of the award for each year, as well as the other nominees.

Key Meaning
  Indicates the winning program
Year Program Network Ref
2000 RPA 
Nine Network
[4]
Australian Story
ABC
Doing Time
Nine Network
Kids' Ward
Seven Network
2001 The Mole 
Seven Network
[5]
Animal Hospital
Nine Network
Popstars
Seven Network
RPA
Nine Network
2002 Big Brother 
Network Ten
[6]
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
Nine Network
The Mole
Seven Network
Popstars
Seven Network
RPA
Nine Network
2003 RPA 
Nine Network
[7]
Australian Survivor
Nine Network
Big Brother
Network Ten
Celebrity Big Brother
Network Ten
The Mole
Seven Network
2004 Australian Idol 
Network Ten
[8]
Big Brother
Network Ten
The Block
Nine Network
The Mole in Paradise
Seven Network
RPA
Nine Network
2005 Australian Idol 
Network Ten
[9]
Big Brother
Network Ten
The Block
Nine Network
My Restaurant Rules
Seven Network
RPA
Nine Network
2006 Australian Idol 
Network Ten
[10]
Big Brother
Network Ten
Border Security
Seven Network
The Mole
Seven Network
RPA
Nine Network
2007 Dancing with the Stars 
Seven Network
[11]
Australian Idol
Network Ten
Big Brother
Network Ten
The Biggest Loser
Network Ten
It Takes Two
Seven Network
2008 Dancing with the Stars 
Seven Network
[12]
Australian Idol
Network Ten
Big Brother
Network Ten
The Biggest Loser
Network Ten
It Takes Two
Seven Network
2009 So You Think You Can Dance 
Network Ten
[13]
Australian Idol
Network Ten
The Biggest Loser
Network Ten
Dancing with the Stars
Seven Network
The Farmer Wants a Wife
Nine Network
2010 MasterChef Australia 
Network Ten
[14]
The Biggest Loser
Network Ten
Dancing with the Stars
Seven Network
The Farmer Wants a Wife
Nine Network
So You Think You Can Dance
Network Ten
2011 MasterChef Australia 
Network Ten
[15]
The Biggest Loser
Network Ten
Dancing with the Stars
Seven Network
The Farmer Wants a Wife
Nine Network
The X Factor
Seven Network
2012 The Block 
Nine Network
[16]
Beauty and the Geek
Seven Network
MasterChef Australia
Network Ten
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
The X Factor
Seven Network
2013 The Block 
Nine Network
[17]
Beauty and the Geek
Seven Network
Big Brother
Nine Network
MasterChef Australia
Network Ten
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
2014 My Kitchen Rules 
Seven Network
[18]
Big Brother
Nine Network
The Block All Stars
Nine Network
The Block Sky High
Nine Network
Bondi Rescue
Network Ten
2015 The Block 
Nine Network
[19]
Big Brother
Nine Network
Bondi Rescue
Network Ten
Bondi Vet
Network Ten
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
2016 The Block 
Nine Network
[20]
I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
Network Ten
Masterchef Australia
Network Ten
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
The Bachelorette Australia
Network Ten
2017 The Block 
Nine Network
[21]
Australian Survivor
Network Ten
I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
Network Ten
Masterchef Australia
Network Ten
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
2018 The Block 
Nine Network
I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
Network Ten
Married at First Sight
Nine Network
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
Travel Guides
Nine Network
2019 MasterChef Australia 
Network Ten
Australian Survivor: Champions vs. Contenders
Network Ten
I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
Network Ten
Married at First Sight
Nine Network
My Kitchen Rules
Seven Network
The Block
Nine Network

Multiple wins/nominationsEdit

Number Program
Wins
5
The Block
3
Australian Idol
3
MasterChef Australia
2
RPA
2
Dancing with the Stars
Nominations
9
Big Brother
9
The Block
7
RPA
6
Australian Idol
6
MasterChef Australia
5
The Mole
5
Dancing with the Stars
5
The Biggest Loser
5
My Kitchen Rules
4
I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
3
The Farmer Wants a Wife

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Knox, David (5 March 2018). "Voting opens for 2018 Logie Awards". TV Tonight. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  3. ^ Knox, David (5 December 2011). "Logie 2012 voting opens". TV Tonight. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
  4. ^ "2000 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  5. ^ "2001 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  6. ^ "2002 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  7. ^ "2003 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  8. ^ "2004 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  9. ^ "2005 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  10. ^ "2006 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  11. ^ "2007 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  12. ^ "2008 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  13. ^ "2009 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  14. ^ "2010 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  15. ^ "2011 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  16. ^ "2012 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  17. ^ "2013 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 13 February 2014.
  18. ^ Knox, David (27 April 2014). "Logie Awards 2014: Winners". TV Tonight. Archived from the original on 29 May 2014. Retrieved 28 April 2014.
  19. ^ Knox, David (3 May 2015). "TV Week Logie Awards 2015: winners". TV Tonight. Retrieved 4 May 2015.
  20. ^ Weir, James (9 May 2016). "Live blog: all the action from the 2016 TV Week Logie Awards". New.com.au. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
  21. ^ Knox, David (24 April 2017). "TV Week Logie Awards 2017: winners". TV Tonight. Retrieved 24 April 2017.