Total revenues across the whole metropolitan and regional TV markets were down by more than 4.4 per cent to AUS$1.96 billion, according to new figures.
Perth's metropolitan free-to-air networks bore the brunt of a slowing economy, losing more than 6.5 per cent of ad revenue in the period. Brisbane and Sydney's metro networks lost 6.06 per cent and 5.79 per cent respectively.
The Seven Network is still taking the biggest slice of the TV ad market with 41.38 per cent. Nine secured 30.87 per cent of revenues, while Ten took a 27.74 per cent share.