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This ABC TV teenage music programme was hosted by singer Johnny Chester (pictured with Olivia Newton John) who appeared with his group, The Chessmen (pictured below).

The weekly half-hour show was screened at 6.30pm on Saturdays and aired in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Rockhampton and Townsville.

Channels in Newcastle, Canberra, Orange and Wollongong took the show from Sydney; Ballarat, Bendigo, Shepparton and Gippsland took it from Melbourne; Toowoomba and Lismore from Brisbane; and Launceston from Hobart.

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