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Stork (1971)

"Stork" is a 6ft 7-inch streak of piss topped by lank hair, spectacles and a groper-mouth bursting with teeth, who looks like he has...

Dirtwater Dynasty, The

1 9 8 8 (Australia) 4 x 150 minute episodes This 10-hour Kennedy Miller production (makers of Bodyline and The Dismissal) is arguably the most tear-jerking, heart-breaking story ever told. Never...

Removalists, The (1975)

On his first day in the police force, Constable Neville Ross (John Hargreaves) learns the ropes from Sergeant Dan Simmonds (Peter Cummins), an experienced...

Cosmic Psychos

Formed in January 1985, The Cosmic Psychos were a mean-looking but gentle-hearted trio from Melbourne who performed a unique blend of witty lyrics and...

Scribble

After a conspicuous absence from the Australian music scene for two years, vocalist Johanna Pigott re-emerged in 1984 with Scribble. Apart from a brief stint...

Barley Charlie

1 9 6 4 (Australia) 13 x 30 minute episodes Sisters Joan (Sheila Bradley) and Shirley (Robina Beard) Muggleton inherit a run-down roadside cafe-cum-garage from their Uncle...

ANZACS

1 9 8 5 (Australia) 5 x 100 minute episodes This 1985 miniseries followed the lives of a dozen volunteer Australian soldiers who served in the 8th...

Felicity (1978)

17-year-old Felicity Robinson (played by unknown Canadian actress Glory Annen) lives at the Willows End Ladies College in Australia, where she finds herself uncontrollably turned on...

Starstruck (1982)

Jackie Mullens (Jo Kennedy) is a rambunctious 17-year-old determined to become a singing star. Angus (Ross O'Donovan), her cousin, is a twerp of 14...

The Sherbet Seventies

1 9 6 8 The original Sherbet lineup emerged from the ashes of two Sydney bands, The Downtown Roll Band and Clapham Junction. Englishman Clive...

Adventures of The Seaspray

1 9 6 5 (Australia/USA) 32 x 30 minute episodes Widowed journalist Dan Wells (Walter Brown) is sailing the Pacific on his schooner Seaspray with his three children,...

Blah Blah Blah

1 9 8 8 (Australia) This Australian comedy show starred Andrew Denton and is notable for beginning the television careers of many Australian performers including Flacco...

Club Buggery

1 9 9 5 - 1 9 9 8 (Australia) 56 x episodes 10 x episodes A blend of variety, talk show and sketch comedy created and hosted by...

Shirl’s Neighbourhood

1 9 7 9 - 1 9 8 3 (Australia) The half-hour Aussie kid's show debuted in April 1979 and featured former Skyhooks frontman Graeme "Shirley"...

Super Flying Fun Show, The

1 9 7 0 - 1 9 7 9 (Australia) A live weekday morning Australian children's programme from TCN 9, The Super Flying Fun Show was hosted by Miss Marilyn (Marilyn Mayo),...

Hunter

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 6 9 (Australia) 65 x 60 minute episodes This Australian spy drama series presented the cases of special agent John...

Wild Cherries, The

The Wild Cherries were formed in 1964 by Melbourne University students John Bastow (vocals), Rob Lovett (guitar and vocals), and Les Gilbert (bass). Local bluesman...

Come In Spinner

1 9 9 0 (Australia) This Australian miniseries was set in Sydney, Australia, towards the end of World War II. The story centered on a week in...

D-Generation, The

1 9 8 6 - 1 9 8 7 (Australia) This Australian comedy series was created and written by a group of Melbourne University students who had...

Police Rescue

1 9 9 0 - 1 9 9 4 (Australia) 65 x 60 minute episodes Perhaps the most successful Australian cop show since Homicide, it paved the way...

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Popi

1 9 7 6 (USA) 11 x 30 minute episodes This sitcom about a widower with two sons was based upon the 1969 movie of the same...

Look – Mike Yarwood!

1 9 7 1 - 1 9 7 6 (UK) 50 x 30 minute episodes Mike Yarwood was one of THE biggest British TV stars of the...

Change Of Habit (1969)

The King of Rock and Roll's last acting role finds him playing the streetwise Dr John Carpenter, a musical MD with a mission to...

Shirley

1 9 7 9 - 1 9 8 0 (USA) 13 x 60 minute episodes Deciding to make good on a dream of her late husband Jake,...

Sweet Smell Of Success (1957)

A lacerating dissection of yellow journalism on Broadway, and one of the most acclaimed films of 1957. Burt Lancaster is the evil gossip columnist, J.J....

Animaniacs

1 9 9 5 - 1 9 9 9 (USA) 99 x 22 minute episodes After decades of imprisonment in the water tower at Warner Bros studio...

Casuals, The

Lincolnshire band The Casuals formed in 1961. They were the outright winners of Opportunity Knocks for three consecutive weeks in 1965 and were immediately signed...