The comedian and radio host didn’t hold back with his jokes but not all were met with barrels of laughter.
Some had people cringing, others downright angry.
Here are the five most awkward moments from the Logies opening sequence.
1. Grant Hackett
After paying out his “friend” Grant Denyer, Hughes quickly turned on another well known Aussie Grant.
“Ah, Grant Hackett… ‘I’m going to rehab again’, well, listen this time,” he said.
“I love Grant Hackett, he’s a great Australian but he’s being a bit whingey. He put a selfie of himself with a black eye and said ‘Look what my brother did’ but that’s what brothers do Grant, you’re a dick and then they give you a clip.