Wikipedia:WikiProject Australian television

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WikiProject Australian television is a group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of topics related to television in Australia.

Our goals
  • To provide guidelines and recommendations for Australian television related articles.
  • To improve Wikipedia's coverage of Australian television by creating, expanding, and maintaining such articles.
  • To serve as the central point of discussion for issues related to Australian television in Wikipedia.
Our scope
The projects scope involves articles related to television in Australia:


Article alertsEdit

Articles for deletion

Proposed deletions

  • 15 May 2022 – Paranormal? (talk · edit · hist) was PRODed by TenPoundHammer (t · c): Tagged for notability since 2009. Only lasted 3 episodes so it was unlikely to have attracted media attention

Categories for discussion

Requested moves

Articles to be merged

Articles to be split

Articles for creation

Open tasksEdit

  To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Australian television: edit·history·watch·refresh· Updated 2021-10-04

 
Here are some tasks awaiting attention:

ParticipantsEdit

Active participantsEdit

Please feel free to add your name to the list below if you would like to participate in the project.

  1. 5 albert square (talk · contribs)
  2. 97198 (talk · contribs)
  3. Allied45 (talk · contribs)
  4. Cyril Washbrook (talk · contribs)
  5. Eddie Blake (talk · contribs)
  6. Figaro (talk · contribs)
  7. Happily888 (talk · contribs)
  8. Ianblair23 (talk · contribs)
  9. J Bar (talk · contribs)
  10. JamesR (talk · contribs)
  11. JuneGloom07 (talk · contribs) - Specialising in soap operas, dramas and BLPs (particularly actors).
  12. Lakeyboy (talk · contribs)
  13. Longhair (talk · contribs)
  14. DENAMAX (talk · contribs) Maxim Stoyalov
  15. MicedVolvo (talk · contribs)
  16. Michaelbeckham (talk · contribs)
  17. Nick Mitchell 98 (talk · contribs)
  18. Normangerman (talk · contribs) - Specialising in Network Ten, Nine Network and the ABC
  19. Raintheone (talk · contribs) - Specialising in fictional characters, soap operas, dramas and BLPs.
  20. RingtailedFox (talk · contribs) - Specialising in radio/television station call-signs and their technical parameters (power, channel/frequency, and so on)
  21. SatDis (talk · contribs) - Specialising in children's television
  22. SmaccaWA (talk · contribs)
  23. Trisreed (talk · contribs)
  24. Whats new? (talk · contribs)
  25. GA Melbourne (talk · contribs)

Inactive participantsEdit

This list includes those members of the project who have not edited for at least three months; it is manually updated on a periodic basis. If your name has been moved here, please feel free to move it back to the active members section upon your return.

  1. Andrew Rickert (talk · contribs)
  2. Andrewrox424 (talk · contribs) - Specialising in Prime (Newcastle) Television
  3. Astrogirl (talk · contribs)
  4. Bacco007 (talk · contribs)
  5. Bboundy (talk · contribs)
  6. Bbmaniac (talk · contribs)
  7. Bcollier (talk · contribs)
  8. Bortholomew (talk · contribs)
  9. Brentonniel (talk · contribs)
  10. Byron312 (talk · contribs)
  11. Chicken7 (talk · contribs)
  12. Chocaholic29 (talk · contribs)
  13. Daniel99091 (talk · contribs)
  14. Drworm (talk · contribs)
  15. Gezzza (talk · contribs)
  16. Gombowiki (talk · contribs)
  17. Ingleburn (talk · contribs)
  18. Jamesnd (talk · contribs)
  19. Jeffmister (talk · contribs)
  20. Katana Geldar (talk · contribs)
  21. Mattom123 (talk · contribs) - Specialising in soap operas, dramas, episode guides and characters.
  22. Matturn (talk · contribs)
  23. Mick 96 (talk · contribs)
  24. Motsa (talk · contribs)
  25. Mr.Television (talk · contribs) Specialising in Children's Television
  26. Nbound (talk · contribs) - Specialising in broadcast related information.
  27. Nico357 (talk · contribs) - Specialising in ABC Television and Nine Network
  28. piano01 (talk · contribs)
  29. Permafrost (talk · contribs)
  30. RaNdOm26 (talk · contribs)
  31. Rogerthat (talk · contribs)
  32. RuffleSomeFeathers (talk · contribs) - Specialising in Seven Network, SBS and TV ratings.
  33. Scoobysit (talk · contribs)
  34. Senators (talk · contribs)
  35. Smadhavichandra (talk · contribs)
  36. Sound of white (talk · contribs)
  37. Stickeylabel (talk · contribs)
  38. Swanny92 (talk · contribs)
  39. Theloon (talk · contribs)
  40. The Strikester (talk · contribs) - Specialising in Digital TV, Nine and WIN
  41. Thewinchester (talk · contribs) - Specialising in Aussie TV Biographies
  42. Timg231 (talk · contribs)
  43. Tjkirk (talk · contribs) - Specialising in the Nine Network
  44. trompettiste (talk · contribs)
  45. Tsuite (talk · contribs)
  46. WTVJ6 (talk · contribs) - Specialising in Imparja/Seven Network

Article assessmentEdit

Edit

WikiProject Australia / Television (Rated NA-class)
 WikiProject Australian television is within the scope of WikiProject Australia, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of Australia and Australia-related topics. If you would like to participate, visit the project page.
  NA  This article has been rated as NA-Class on the project's quality scale.
This article is supported by WikiProject Australian television.
 
{{WikiProject Australia|television=yes|television-importance=|class=|importance=}}

This template can be placed at the top of talk pages of articles related to television. Please add importance levels, both under standard importance and television-specific importance, and please add an article class.

If the article already has WP Australia but not Television, simply add television=yes inside the brackets.

Assessment parameters of relevance are:

television-importance=
(Top, high, Mid, Low, NA) Importance to the Australian television project
importance=
(Top, high, Mid, Low, NA) Importance to the overall Australian wikiproject
class=
(FA, A, GA, B, Start, Stub, NA, List) quality assessment of the article's current state

QualityEdit

When rating articles, determine the quality rating using the grading scheme table.

ImportanceEdit

Type Importance Rating Example
Article about the central aspects of Australian television. Top Television in Australia
Article about a nationally recognisable aspect of Australian television. High WIN Television
Article about an aspect of Australian television that's region or demographic specific. Mid GTS/BKN
Article that fills in important details about Australian television. Low List of Neighbours characters

AwardsEdit

It is the custom to reward Wikipedia contributors for hard work and due diligence by awarding them barnstars.

TV StarEdit

The TV Star is awarded to those who make outstanding contributions to television related articles. The barnstar is used for WikiProject Television, and all descendant WikiProjects, including WikiProject Australian television. Don't hesitate to award someone, just place the image on their talk page, and say why you've given it.

TemplatesEdit

Project bannerEdit

WikiProject Australia / Television (Rated NA-class)
 WikiProject Australian television is within the scope of WikiProject Australia, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of Australia and Australia-related topics. If you would like to participate, visit the project page.
  NA  This article has been rated as NA-Class on the project's quality scale.
This article is supported by WikiProject Australian television.
 
{{WikiProject Australia|television=yes|television-importance=|class=|importance=}}

This template can be placed at the top of talk pages of articles related to television. Please add importance levels, both under standard importance and television importance, and please add an article class.

UserboxEdit




{{User WikiProject Australian television}}
This template can be placed on userpages.

StubEdit

{{Australia-tv-stub}}

This template can be placed at the bottom of stub articles on Television-related topics. It places the article in Category:Australia television stubs

Future television station, channel or networkEdit

Usage: {{future channel|Title, the}}

If the channel is part of a section in an article use: {{future channel|Section}}

Television channel or networkEdit

Instructions for use are at Template talk:Infobox TV channel. A list of pages that include this template can be found at Special:Whatlinkshere/Template:Infobox TV channel

Television stationEdit

Instructions for use are at Template talk:Infobox Broadcast

Television programEdit

All non-stub articles should include the Template:Infobox Television (note that all fields are optional). Current TV shows should have final air-date set to 'present'. The first occurrence of the title of the show should be emboldened and italicised, and later occurrences should be italicised. Likewise, all references to other shows should be italicised and the first occurrence linked.

ResourcesEdit

Navigational boxesEdit

Television marketsEdit

TemplatesEdit

StubsEdit

CategoriesEdit

Related WikiProjectsEdit

Wikipedia:WikiProject Television
  • Sister: projects might have regional television articles or articles about local television:
Wikipedia:WikiProject Adelaide
Wikipedia:WikiProject Brisbane
Wikipedia:WikiProject Melbourne
Wikipedia:WikiProject Northern Territory
Wikipedia:WikiProject Sydney
Wikipedia:WikiProject Tasmania
Wikipedia:WikiProject Victoria
Wikipedia:WikiProject Western Australia

ToolsEdit

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • Reflinks – Edits bare references – adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks – Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver – Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer – Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.