Well, I asked that question myself and quizzed the ABC.
Here is the reply:
Now a search in Google shows us why:Dear Roland,
Thank you for writing with this query.
On the 10th of June Andy Muirhead requested personal leave to allow him to deal with charges laid by Federal police. Collectors was off air for 4 weeks as the production team needed to re-structure the program and shoot fresh material. We returned to air Friday 9th July with Gordon, Adrian and Claudia sharing the hosting of the show.
Kind regards, and we hope you continue to enjoy the show.
Collectors Production Team
ABC TV, Hobart
Collectors host Andy Muirhead charged with a child pornography offence
Read more: http://www.news.com.au/entertainment...#ixzz14IUR19UD
It's a shame that the Collectors show has had to change, Andy was a great presenter.
I understand that Andy has not yet been convicted, so one wonders if the ABC did the right thing with dumping him - considering that he could be innocent.....