Network Ten have been the leading channel for reality TV in 2021 and in 2022 it’s adding a whole host of exciting shows to its rota!

Before we get into the new stuff, returning are our faves The Masked Singer Australia and season 8 of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here Australia which is premiering on January 3, 2022.

Survivor Australia is also back, alongside The Amazing Race Australia, First Dates, MasterChef Australia and The Bachelor Australia and The Bachelorette Australia!

The Bachelor and The Bachelorette Australia is back in 2022 with a whole host of old and new reality shows! Source: Network Ten.
The Bachelor and The Bachelorette Australia is back in 2022 with a whole host of old and new reality shows! Source: Network Ten.

What New Reality Shows Are Coming in 2022?

Couples Therapy

As previously reported by So Dramatic!, brand new TV series, Couples Therapy is coming to Australia! The documentary series from Warner Brothers unlocks a hidden world” of other people’s relationships” that is “far from reality show caricatures”, Using “documentary filmmaking”, the show will “bring viewers into the authentic and visceral experience of weekly therapy”.

The Bridge

New series The Bridge, is also set to make an appearance.

The Welsh version, narrated by actor James McAvoy, is a reality series where a group of 12 people from various backgrounds have to work together to build a bridge, using wood stored at the site and mostly hand tools. So cool!

The Hunted

The heart-racing cat and mouse game, The Hunted, will feature 16 fugitives, filmed 24/7, over 21 days. They’ll have no money, no phone and have to make it to the end, to be in the running for a lions share of a massive kitty.

The Bridge, The Hunted and Couple’s Therapy are set to join the 2022 line-up on Network Ten in 2022. Source: HBO.

What Do We Know About Some of the Favourites Returning?

Survivor: Blood vs Water

As reported in episode 106 of the So Dramatic! Podcast with Megan Pustetto, Survivor alum Abbey Holmes revealed that Survivor Australia was returning with the theme Blood vs Water. We then dropped some names who were joining the series, including Khan Hong and Sophia Cachia.

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Survivor Australia is returning to our screens in 2022 with a Blood vs Water theme. Source: Network Ten.

MasterChef Australia: Foodies vs Favourites

Another absolute fave hitting our screens in 2022 is MasterChef Australia with returning judges Jock Zonfrillo, Andy Allen and Melissa Leong.

In 2022, the theme will be Favourites vs Foodies and will be an “amped” up version where a group of 12 hand-picked home cooks will be up against 12 all-star names who have already gone down in MasterChef Australia history.

TEN also announced three season two’s Alvin Quah, season six’s Sarah Todd and the OG winner of MasterChef season one, Julie Goodwin!

MasterChef Australia 2009 OG winner, Julie Goodwin, is making her way back into the MasterChef Australia kitchen for Foodies vs Favourites.

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