The Oprah Show Kicks Off Season 25 with "Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure"
"I wanted to kick off my 25th season in a big way, and I've heard Australia is the ultimate adventure. It's one of the places I've always wanted to visit, and who better to take with me on this trip of a lifetime than some of my most loyal viewers? My team has been planning this trip for almost a year, and we are so excited to go Down Under," Winfrey said.
"For many people around the world, Australia is a dream destination," said Andrew McEvoy, managing director of Tourism Australia. "Today we turned that dream into a reality for some of Oprah's ultimate viewers. We are excited to show them and Oprah's global audience why there really is nothing like Australia." Together, Tourism Australia and The Oprah Show have been secretly planning "Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure" for almost a year.
Additional sponsors of "Oprah's Ultimate Australian Adventure" include Chevrolet and Motorola. The Oprah Show's Australian television affiliate and partner is Network Ten. Further information is available at Oprah.com.
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Now in its 25th and farewell season, The Oprah Winfrey Show has remained the number one talk show for 23 consecutive seasons, winning every sweep since its debut in 1986.* It is produced in Chicago by Harpo Productions, Inc. and syndicated to 215 domestic stations by CBS Television Distribution and to 145 countries by CBS Studios International.
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*Nielsen Cassandra Ranking Report - Nov'86 to July '99 and Wrap Sweeps, Nov '99 to July '09. Primary Telecasts Only.