TONIGHT'S NEWS COVERAGE

In a special extended one hour bulletin tonight from 6pm to 7pm SEVEN NEWS will cross live to Chris Reason and Jessica Adamson in Beaconsfield . Witness the emotions and celebrations as the miners emerged after 14 days. Plus the funeral for Larry Knight, the miner that didn't make it out.

Seven News will also bring you the first coverage on the Federal Budget. Mark Riley from Parliament House will explain.

Then at the special time of 7pm , Today Tonight will bring you in depth coverage from Beaconsfield and the rescue workers who were the heroes on this tumultuous day.

Home and Away will be back at its usual time tomorrow at 7:00pm , and a double episode of Home and Away will air next Monday May 15 from 7:00pm - 8:00pm .