MUSIC CROWDED HOUSE: FAREWELL TO THE WORLD 7. 3 0PM, STUDIO This is one of Australia’s great live gigs – the farewell concert from Neil Finn’s Crowded House from 1996 on the steps of the Sydney Opera House in front of a 100,000-strong crowd. The band’s biggest hits are here, including BetterBe HomeSoon and Don’tDreamIt’sOver.
DOCTOR WHO: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 7. 3 0PM, ABC The BBC is trying to keep a lid on details of the first DoctorWho festive special to feature Peter Capaldi’s Time Lord. What we do know is the Doctor and companion Clara (Jenna Coleman) are trapped in the Arctic, attacked by monsters and have to ask Father Christmas (Nick Frost) for help. There is also a mysterious tangerine.
CRAIG FERGUSON: ON: I’M HERE TO HELP ELP 8PM, T HE C OMEDYDY C HANNEL Scottish comedian Craig Ferguson (right) takes es a break from his LateLateShowhow hosting role to do this is standup gig at Washington n DC’s Warner Theatre. Targets gets for Ferguson’s brand d of in-your-face humour r include dropping acid, d, having kids and sleep p deprivation.