This Is The Greatest Australian Love Story Of All Time

@SBS2 and @ABC2 are your new OTP.

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Like many great romances, the relationship between these two digital channels started with a disagreement.

It's like a @SBS2 vs @ABC2 engagement showdown on my feed from 6pm -9pm every night :|

Emma Arnold@emephant

It's like a @SBS2 vs @ABC2 engagement showdown on my feed from 6pm -9pm every night :|

8:16 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@emephant what do you say, @SBS2? Arm wrestle?

ABC2@ABC2

@emephant what do you say, @SBS2? Arm wrestle?

8:28 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@ABC2 @emephant We're more of a thumb war kind of channel....

SBS 2@SBS2

@ABC2 @emephant We're more of a thumb war kind of channel....

8:29 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Things quickly turned flirtatious.

.@SBS2 You'd have an advantage! Everyone on SBS is naked, we'd get distracted!

ABC2@ABC2

.@SBS2 You'd have an advantage! Everyone on SBS is naked, we'd get distracted!

8:30 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@ABC2 Sometimes we show football too..... besides we've seen your Friday nights, you're not unfamiliar with nudity.

SBS 2@SBS2

@ABC2 Sometimes we show football too..... besides we've seen your Friday nights, you're not unfamiliar with nudity.

8:36 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the ship had sailed.

I ship it. RT @ABC2: .@SBS2 You'd have an advantage! Everyone on SBS is naked, we'd get distracted!

Natalija Vojković@macdorober

I ship it. RT @ABC2: .@SBS2 You'd have an advantage! Everyone on SBS is naked, we'd get distracted!

8:39 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@lesty76 We've been told to kiss, @SBS2. Meet you behind the bike shed?

ABC2@ABC2

@lesty76 We've been told to kiss, @SBS2. Meet you behind the bike shed?

9:25 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SBS2 were hesitant at first.

But @ABC2 were keen.

They definitely didn't want their parental figure/managing director involved.

@anthonysegaert7 @MicHubert @SBS2 Don't tag @mscott! That's like your dad overhearing you talking about sex! *blushes, hides screen*

ABC2@ABC2

@anthonysegaert7 @MicHubert @SBS2 Don't tag @mscott! That's like your dad overhearing you talking about sex! *blushes, hides screen*

8:57 PM - 27 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

It was pretty epic.

@ameliachappelow @SBS2 We are the Romeo and Juliet of government funded digital TV social media accounts.

ABC2@ABC2

@ameliachappelow @SBS2 We are the Romeo and Juliet of government funded digital TV social media accounts.

8:32 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@ABC2 @ameliachappelow Less death and mutual sacrifice though. #spoilers

SBS 2@SBS2

@ABC2 @ameliachappelow Less death and mutual sacrifice though. #spoilers

8:40 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

...And dirty.

@SARussellwords @marcfennell @SBS2 @ameliachappelow Is "booty-tweeting" a thing yet?

ABC2@ABC2

@SARussellwords @marcfennell @SBS2 @ameliachappelow Is "booty-tweeting" a thing yet?

8:53 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@ABC2 @SARussellwords @marcfennell @ameliachappelow If it is we shotgun the doco about it.

SBS 2@SBS2

@ABC2 @SARussellwords @marcfennell @ameliachappelow If it is we shotgun the doco about it.

8:54 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SBS2 @SARussellwords @marcfennell @ameliachappelow You and your sporting coverage! Dibs on the spoof doco.

ABC2@ABC2

@SBS2 @SARussellwords @marcfennell @ameliachappelow You and your sporting coverage! Dibs on the spoof doco.

8:59 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@ABC2 @SBS2 @marcfennell @ameliachappelow oh my. Aunty said spoof!!!

Stephen A Russell@SARussellwords

@ABC2 @SBS2 @marcfennell @ameliachappelow oh my. Aunty said spoof!!!

9:04 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SARussellwords @SBS2 @marcfennell @ameliachappelow We didn't mean it like that! We just wanted a spunky cum back.

ABC2@ABC2

@SARussellwords @SBS2 @marcfennell @ameliachappelow We didn't mean it like that! We just wanted a spunky cum back.

9:11 PM - 31 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Other people complicated things.

@sbs2 is like the cooler, sassier cousin of @abc2

Mikey@mdlp00

@sbs2 is like the cooler, sassier cousin of @abc2

11:24 PM - 28 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@mdlp00 @SBS2 OH NO YOU DIDN'T.

And it just fueled their sizzling chemistry.

The sexual tension between @sbs2 & @abc2 tantalizing.

Marc Fennell@marcfennell

The sexual tension between @sbs2 & @abc2 tantalizing.

10:35 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Then another obstacle appeared...

@mrbenjaminlaw @marcfennell @SBS2 @ABC2 Aren't they like half brother & sister?

Luke Stockwell@jedistocky

@mrbenjaminlaw @marcfennell @SBS2 @ABC2 Aren't they like half brother & sister?

10:39 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

But @SBS2 cleared that up quick smart.

@jedistocky @mrbenjaminlaw @marcfennell @ABC2 More like cousins, twice removed.

SBS 2@SBS2

@jedistocky @mrbenjaminlaw @marcfennell @ABC2 More like cousins, twice removed.

10:53 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The fans were well and truly on board.

It’s nearly time for some hot, steamy @SBS2/@ABC2 fanfiction.

Tanya Quack@tollplaza

It’s nearly time for some hot, steamy @SBS2/@ABC2 fanfiction.

11:01 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Today I found my new OTP: @ABC2 and @SBS2 #trueaustraliandrama

Isabella Ferguson@isabellaferg

Today I found my new OTP: @ABC2 and @SBS2 #trueaustraliandrama

9:05 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Not going to lie, @ABC2 & @SBS2 are my OTP. #iwillgodownwiththisship

Lauren Ingram@laureningram

Not going to lie, @ABC2 & @SBS2 are my OTP. #iwillgodownwiththisship

9:45 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The 2s were OK with that.

@tollplaza @Chainsawnicorn @ABC2 We'd like the title of said fan fic to be "It takes 2 to tango'. Please.

SBS 2@SBS2

@tollplaza @Chainsawnicorn @ABC2 We'd like the title of said fan fic to be "It takes 2 to tango'. Please.

11:08 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SBS2 @tollplaza @Chainsawnicorn "what happens after station close..."

ABC2@ABC2

@SBS2 @tollplaza @Chainsawnicorn "what happens after station close..."

11:10 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@anniea89 @ABC2 @tollplaza @Chainsawnicorn This thing basically writes itself.

SBS 2@SBS2

@anniea89 @ABC2 @tollplaza @Chainsawnicorn This thing basically writes itself.

11:12 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Things got serious.

@SBS2 @ABC2 The 2's are the new Kimye. Can I be at your wedding?

Annastasia Robertson@Anniestas

@SBS2 @ABC2 The 2's are the new Kimye. Can I be at your wedding?

11:26 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@Anniestas @SBS2 It'll be televised of course. We'll sell the rights for dozens of dollars!

ABC2@ABC2

@Anniestas @SBS2 It'll be televised of course. We'll sell the rights for dozens of dollars!

11:27 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@Anniestas @ABC2 Dual broadcast. Makes sense for such an important national event. Your invite's in the mail!

SBS 2@SBS2

@Anniestas @ABC2 Dual broadcast. Makes sense for such an important national event. Your invite's in the mail!

11:35 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SBS2 @Anniestas I'm picturing a national, Wills & Kate style tour afterwarrds.

ABC2@ABC2

@SBS2 @Anniestas I'm picturing a national, Wills & Kate style tour afterwarrds.

11:58 AM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

They defended each other, like good couples do.

howd i only just follow @SBS2. so much better than @ABC2.... (discuss)

Oliver Potter@Ol4er

howd i only just follow @SBS2. so much better than @ABC2.... (discuss)

12:21 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@Ol4er @SBS2 Well now you're just throwing shade for the sake of it...

ABC2@ABC2

@Ol4er @SBS2 Well now you're just throwing shade for the sake of it...

12:23 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@ABC2 @Ol4er You can totally continue to compliment us, whilst not insulting them though. Feel free to do that.

SBS 2@SBS2

@ABC2 @Ol4er You can totally continue to compliment us, whilst not insulting them though. Feel free to do that.

12:29 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SBS2 @Ol4er Awww! Sticking up for us! #swoon

ABC2@ABC2

@SBS2 @Ol4er Awww! Sticking up for us! #swoon

12:33 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Then this happened.

Not what we were expecting, but we're into it. RT @ABC2: Look, @SBS2! Our fanfic is happening!

SBS 2@SBS2

Not what we were expecting, but we're into it. RT @ABC2: Look, @SBS2! Our fanfic is happening!

1:06 PM - 30 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And actual fan art appeared.

I want to imagine @SBS2 and @ABC2 as a buddy cop pairing. Hanging out together and solving crimes. Is that weird?

BrenMcG@JabberworksArt

I want to imagine @SBS2 and @ABC2 as a buddy cop pairing. Hanging out together and solving crimes. Is that weird?

4:16 PM - 30 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

No words... RT"@JabberworksArt: The @SBS2 / @ABC2 buddy cop movie everybody's clamouring for (starring @Jan__Fran ). "

SBS 2@SBS2

No words... RT"@JabberworksArt: The @SBS2 / @ABC2 buddy cop movie everybody's clamouring for (starring @Jan__Fran ). "

11:04 AM - 31 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Hey @ABC2, what do you think of our tache? via @tollplaza

SBS 2@SBS2

Hey @ABC2, what do you think of our tache? via @tollplaza

9:04 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Today, talk moved to the honeymoon.

So apparently you can now travel by Dragon between two mountains in Wales. The internet said so.

SBS 2@SBS2

So apparently you can now travel by Dragon between two mountains in Wales. The internet said so.

11:26 AM - 04 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@SBS2 Are you planning our honeymoon? That's sweet.

ABC2@ABC2

@SBS2 Are you planning our honeymoon? That's sweet.

11:28 AM - 04 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

You digital channels, always flirting. Get a room. RT “@ABC2: @SBS2 Are you planning our honeymoon? That's sweet.”

Lawrence Leung@Lawrence_Leung

You digital channels, always flirting. Get a room. RT “@ABC2: @SBS2 Are you planning our honeymoon? That's sweet.”

11:42 AM - 04 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@Lawrence_Leung @SBS2 We're planning to! WITH A DRAGON.

ABC2@ABC2

@Lawrence_Leung @SBS2 We're planning to! WITH A DRAGON.

11:45 AM - 04 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite