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Supermarket Sweep Australia

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Narrated by  Col Mooney Alan Glover
Original language(s)  English
Running time  30 minutes
First episode date  10 February 1992
Presented by  Ian Turpie
Number of seasons  3
Country of origin  Australia
No. of seasons  3
Production company(s)  Grundy Television
Final episode date  1994
Network  Nine Network
Cast  Ian Turpie
Similar  The Price Is Right, Supermarket Sweep, Dale's Supermarket Sweep, Club Buggery, Housos

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Supermarket Sweep was an Australian version of the American game show of the same name. It was produced by Grundy Television, airing on the Nine Network from 1992–1994 with former Price Is Right host Ian Turpie as emcee, assisted by Tania Zaetta. Col Mooney and Alan Glover served as announcers.

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The supermarket on this show was originally a Coles Supermarket, but was later changed to a generic supermarket. Like America, the winners searched for $5,000. The latter set was identical to the American show, as was the case with most Grundy-produced Australian games based on American programs.

Pairs of contestants, randomly selected from the studio audience, are asked questions about television commercials and supermarket merchandise, with correct answers increasing their allocated time in a "shopping spree." Contestants use their allocated time to run through the mock supermarket, filling their trolleys with as much merchandise as possible. The team with the highest value of merchandise is deemed the winning team, and plays in a treasure hunt-style bonus game, in which clues suggest which products must be found.

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References

Supermarket Sweep Australia Wikipedia


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