Original dating game theme song
After an initial relaunch returning in 1991 now known under the UK title of Blind Date the show was again hosted by Greg Evans with Nicky Buckley serving as hostess.
Craig Huggins was the Narrator who recapped each contestant with quirky one-liners.
Frequently the questions—along with the answers contestants gave—aimed for comedy and were imbued with sly innuendo.
After three questions the contestant would choose their preferred partner based on the answers they had given, and would then be revealed to the contestant, both the contestant and selected match, would then win the prize of a holiday to be taken together (along with a television crew).
After Daddo left the series, Evans, whose contract with Nine had expired, returned to Network Ten as host for the final season.
The show also featured hostesses Debbie Newsome (1984–85), Tiffany Lamb (1986) and Kerrie Friend (1987–89).
The first revival premiered in 1978 and ran until 1980, the second ran from 1986 until 1989, and the last ran from 1996 until 1999 with a season of reruns following.
Sometimes previously unrevealed true feelings would be revealed when the video interviews were replayed.
After this the partner with the highest "compatibility score", based on responses to interview questions prior to the game, specially calculated by a computerized robot called Dexter, would be revealed, although this would have no effect on the game itself or the actual awarding of prizes.
Each episode also included a recap of the holiday taken by an earlier couple.
Perfect Match Australia is an Australian dating game show based on the format of the American game show The Dating Game.
Perfect Match was produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation.