The first ever Australia-wide Slow TV event made its debut with The Ghan on SBS. For three-hours, Australians were transfixed as the iconic train traveled across Australia from Adelaide to Darwin.
At first viewers weren't sure, but everyone was won over by the end of the show.
People started out sceptical
But the more that people watched...
People started calling for Logies
They told their friends
It brought family together
Sacrifices were made
And then there were puns
It made people feel things and act in ways they hadn't expected
By the end of the night, the message was clear. Australian TV viewers have had their appetite whetted:
You can experience the 3-hour journey of The Ghan streaming now at SBS On Demand: