Triple Zero Heroes

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Triple Zero Heroes
GenreObservational Documentary
Country of originAustralia
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
Running time30 minutes (including commercials)
Original network Seven Network
Original release8 February (2009-02-08) 
22 March 2009 (2009-03-22)

Triple Zero Heroes is an Australian observational documentary series that airs on the Seven Network. It is an original production by FremantleMedia Australia. [1]



Through interviews, dramatisations and the original 000 emergency call recordings, the series reconstructs emergencies where people have relied on the service to save loved ones from misadventure, serious injury and death.

In February 2009, police in New South Wales claimed that a 10-year-old boy saved his sister from drowning using CPR skills he learned from watching the first episode of the show. [2]

Weekly ratings

The ratings for the series are in the table below (The viewers are in millions).

#AU Air Date [3] Timeslot [3] Viewers (m) [4] Nightly Rank (#) [4] Weekly Rank (#)
18 February 20098:00pm
215 February 20091.45349
322 February 20091.2285
41 March 20091.3203
58 March 20091.3313
615 March 20091.2955
722 March 2009

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  1. Knox, David (27 October 2008). "Seven eyes Triple Zero Heroes". Retrieved 30 October 2008.
  2. Knox, David (12 February 2009). "Triple Zero inspires a 10yo hero". Retrieved 14 February 2009.
  3. 1 2 "Airdate: Sunday Night, Triple Zero Heroes, Gangs of Oz". TV Tonight. Retrieved 4 February 2014.
  4. 1 2 "Ratings". TV Tonight. Retrieved 4 February 2014.