THOUSANDS PROVE IT’S A KNOCKOUT
ANYONE who doubts the success of the re-booted version of The Block only had to turn up to the show’s recent public open-for-inspections. More than 40,000 fans crowded through the four South Melbourne terraces. People lined up for hours to get autographs from contestants Sophie and Dale, Andrew and Michael, Brad and Lara, and Dan and Dani. It was then that creator Julian Cress knew things had come full circle — that The Block was on top again.