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Bondi Rescue

Bondi Rescue  (Network 10)

Bondi Rescue is an Australian factual television programme which is broadcast on Network Ten. The programme, which has aired since 2006, follows the daily lives and routines of the Waverley Council professional lifeguards who patrol Bondi Beach.

Bondi Rescue was first broadcast in 2006. A spin-off, set in Bali, Indonesia, also briefly screened in 2008. Bondi Rescue is also broadcast internationally throughout 100 countries.

The show was created and produced by part-time lifeguard Ben Davies. It is narrated by Osher Günsberg.

Overview

Genre: Factual
Created by: Ben Davies
Starring: Waverley Council Lifeguards
Narrated by: Osher Günsberg
Opening theme: In the Summertime by Thirsty Merc
Country of origin: Australia
Original language(s): English
No. of seasons: 13
No. of episodes: 160 (as of 24 April 2018)

Production

Executive producer(s): Michael Cordell & Nick Murray
Producer(s): Martin Baker, Nia Pericles, Mark Hooper, Nick Robinson, Rachale Davies, Liam Taylor, Madeleine Hetherton, Romy Page, Warwick Burton
Production location(s): Bondi Beach, New South Wales
Cinematography: Gary Russell, Phillip Bull, Helen Patronis
Running time: 30 minutes (Including commercials)
Production company(s): Cordell Jigsaw Productions[1]

Release

Original network: Network Ten
Picture format: 576i (SDTV), 1080i (HDTV)
Audio format: Stereo
Original release: 15 February 2006 –

External links

Bondi Rescue
Cordell Jigsaw

Year / Nominee / Award / Result

2008 / Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Factual Program / Won

2008 / Bondi Rescue / Most Outstanding Factual Program / Nominated

2009 / Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Factual Program / Won

2010 /  Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Factual Program / Won

2010 /  Bondi Rescue / Most Outstanding Factual Program / Nominated

2011 / Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Factual Program / Won

2011 / Bondi Rescue / Most Outstanding Factual Program / Nominated

2012 / Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Factual Program / Won

2013 / Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Factual Program / Won

2014 / Bondi Rescue / Most Popular Reality Program / Nominated

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