Nine brings The Block forward

Nine has changed the date of The Block premiere.

The series which had been announced to premiere on Monday, August 22 a week ago will now premiere 7PM Sunday, August 21.

The move will see The Block launch avoid Zumbo’s Just Desserts but go up against one of the most anticipated shows in Ten’s Australian Survivor  from 7:30 PM. While The Block will have the advantage by launching half an hour earlier it would come as no surprise if Survivor

While The Block will have the advantage by launching half an hour earlier it would come as no surprise if Survivor managed to be the victor in the battle based on solely on audience curiosity.

The Block will now return for its 12th series at the new time of Sunday, August 21, at 7.00pm on Channel Nine.