Extra dimension added to local Olympics experience
Coast viewers will be able to watch the London Olympic games in 3D. Channel 9 has secured a licence to trial 3D broadcasting during the games and will test in the big-five cities broadcast areas – Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane/gold Coast. Viewers will be able to to enjoy up to five hours of 3D Olympic Games action daily. The 3D package complements Nine’s extensive coverage, airing daily from 11am on a dedicated channel. It will feature the Opening Ceremony and events including the swimming finals, gymnastics, athletics, canoe slalom, synchronised swimming and diving, concluding each day with a one-hour highlights program.
Nine, NBN, Fox Sports.