Love Island premiered last night and Twitter was having none of it

Anita Lyons
Lifestyle & Entertainment Producer

The hotly anticipated Love Island Australia premiered on Sunday night and it was met with, um, mixed reactions.

While there was definitely an audience who – for lack of a better word – suffered through it, Twitter was less than impressed.

Love Island Australia premiered last night and it was met with mixed reactions. Source: Nine Network

If you didn’t watch it, we’ll break it down for you.

Five genetically blessed women in bikinis met five genetically blessed men without shirts on, and they had to couple up. The end.

One viewer described the show as “the low point in Australian Television history”.


While others wondered if they would regain their lost brain cells.




One user watched it for a loved one…


…while another hoped for memory loss.


Some Tweeters applauded the ‘diversity’ of the show…



But others were straight-up unimpressed.



(Yes, that’s THE Georgia Love from TV’s other major dating show, The Bachelorette.)

While most of Australia was left reeling from Love Island, there were a few that were into it…



Whether you loved or hated it, it was clear, the head of programming at 9Go won the night.



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