Logie Awards of 2006

The 48th Annual TV Week Logie Awards was held on Sunday 7 May 2006 at the Crown Palladium in Melbourne, and broadcast on the Nine Network.[1] The ceremony was hosted by Bert Newton, Ray Martin, Daryl Somers, Lisa McCune and Georgie Parker.[1] The nominations were announced at the 50 Years of Television Exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney on 3 April 2006. In an historic first, the public then voted for their choice of the eight nominees (instead of five) for the Gold Logie via SMS or a 1900 number, right up until the awards night. Special guests included Chris Noth, George Eads and Joan Rivers.[1]

48th Logie Awards
Date7 May 2006
SiteCrown Palladium, Melbourne, Victoria
Hosted byBert Newton
Ray Martin
Daryl Somers
Lisa McCune
Georgie Parker
Gold LogieJohn Wood
Hall of FamePlay School
Most awardsHome and Away (4)
Most nominationsHome and Away (13)
Television coverage
NetworkNine Network

Winners and nomineesEdit

In the tables below, winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.[2]

Gold LogieEdit

Most Popular Personality on Australian Television


Most Popular Actor Most Popular Actress
Most Outstanding Actor in a Series Most Outstanding Actress in a Series
Most Popular New Male Talent Most Popular New Female Talent
Most Outstanding New Talent Most Popular TV Presenter

Most Popular ProgramsEdit

Most Popular Australian Drama Series Most Popular Light Entertainment or Comedy Program
Most Popular Sports Program Most Popular Lifestyle Program
Most Popular Reality Program

Most Outstanding ProgramsEdit

Most Outstanding Drama Series Most Outstanding Mini Series or Telemovie
Most Outstanding Comedy Program Most Outstanding Sports Coverage
Most Outstanding Children's Program Most Outstanding News Coverage
Most Outstanding Public Affairs Report Most Outstanding Documentary Series


Hall of FameEdit

Play School became the 23rd induction into the TV Week Logies Hall of Fame (the third television programme to do so).[2]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "48th TV Week Logie Awards, 2006". Tvweeklogies.com.au. Archived from the original on 26 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b "2006 Logie Awards". Australiantelevision.net. Retrieved 22 February 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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