Most Popular TV Series With Country of Origin Australia


1. Wentworth (2013– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Crime, Drama

8.7
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Bea Smith is locked up while awaiting trial for the attempted murder of her husband and must learn how life works in prison.

Stars: Kate Atkinson, Celia Ireland, Robbie Magasiva, Katrina Milosevic

Votes: 9,769

2. Top of the Lake (2013– )

TV-MA | 350 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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When pregnant, 12-year-old Tui tries to kill herself in a freezing New Zealand lake, Detective Robin Griffin has plenty of questions for the girl. But when Tui suddenly disappears, Griffin finds herself knee-deep in small-town secrets.

Stars: Elisabeth Moss, Peter Mullan, Thomas M. Wright, David Wenham

Votes: 22,035

3. The Doctor Blake Mysteries (2013– )

57 min | Mystery

8.1
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Dr Lucien Blake left Ballarat as a young man. But now he finds himself returning, to take over not only his dead father's medical practice, but also his on-call role as the town's police surgeon.

Stars: Craig McLachlan, Nadine Garner, Cate Wolfe, Charlie Cousins

Votes: 1,683

4. Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Our female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit.

Stars: Essie Davis, Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings

Votes: 7,864

5. H2O: Just Add Water (2006– )

TV-PG | 23 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

7.2
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Three girls become mermaids after a mysterious island transforms them and gives them special powers.

Stars: Cariba Heine, Phoebe Tonkin, Angus McLaren, Burgess Abernethy

Votes: 9,171

6. Home and Away (1988– )

22 min | Drama, Romance

5.2
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"Home and Away" chronicles the lives, loves, happiness, and heart-breaks of the residents of Summer Bay, a small coastal town in New South Wales, Australia.

Stars: Ray Meagher, Lynne McGranger, Emily Symons, Norman Coburn

Votes: 4,644

7. Neighbours (1985– )

TV-G | 22 min | Drama, Romance

5.6
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Australian soap opera exploring the lives and relationships of the residents of Ramsay Street in Erinsborough.

Stars: Stefan Dennis, Alan Fletcher, Tom Oliver, Jackie Woodburne

Votes: 3,957

8. A Place to Call Home (2013– )

60 min | Drama

8.3
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A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia.

Stars: Marta Dusseldorp, Noni Hazlehurst, Brett Climo, Craig Hall

Votes: 1,897

9. Glitch (2015– )

45 min | Drama

7.7
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When Sergeant James Hayes, a police officer in the small town of Yoorana, is called out to the local cemetery in the middle of the night, he makes a discovery that turns his world upside ... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick Brammall, Genevieve O'Reilly, Emma Booth, Emily Barclay

Votes: 4,464

10. Janet King (2014– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Senior Prosecutor Janet King returns from maternity leave to confront a high-profile murder, and a conspiracy which will have shocking ramifications throughout the judicial system.

Stars: Marta Dusseldorp, Damian Walshe-Howling, Peter Kowitz, Christopher Morris

Votes: 720

11. Mako Mermaids (2013– )

30 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.2
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A boy is magically turned a merman, and discovers his underwater origins, after he comes in contact with the magic waters at the mysterious Mako Island guarded by a trio of mermaids.

Stars: Chai Hansen, Dominic Deutscher, Gemma Forsyth, Rowan Hills

Votes: 2,004

12. Terra Nova (2011)

TV-14 | 46 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Centers on the Shannons, an ordinary family from 2149 when the planet is dying who are transported back 85 million years to prehistoric Earth where they join Terra Nova, a colony of humans with a second chance to build a civilization.

Stars: Jason O'Mara, Shelley Conn, Christine Adams, Allison Miller

Votes: 72,349

13. Please Like Me (2013– )

TV-MA | 29 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.5
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After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh ... See full summary »

Stars: Josh Thomas, Thomas Ward, John, Debra Lawrance

Votes: 7,533

14. Farscape (1999–2003)

TV-14 | 50 min | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.3
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Thrown into a distant part of the universe, an Earth astronaut finds himself part of a fugitive alien starship crew.

Stars: Ben Browder, Claudia Black, Anthony Simcoe, Lani John Tupu

Votes: 28,013

15. Nowhere Boys (2013– )

26 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.5
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This fantasy action-adventure series follows four teenage boys who get lost in the forest and discover, when they return home, that they are in an alternate world identical to theirs except... See full summary »

Stars: Darci McDonald, Dougie Baldwin, Joel Lok, Rahart Adams

Votes: 1,149

16. Love Child (2014– )

45 min | Drama

7.7
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The lives of staff and residents at the fictional Kings Cross Hospital and Stanton House in Sydney in 1969.

Stars: Jessica Marais, Mandy McElhinney, Sophie Hensser, Miranda Tapsell

Votes: 754

17. Rake (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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Criminal lawyer Cleaver Greene defends the indefensible - from bigamists to cannibals and everything in between. He is champion of the lost cause, both in the court room and in the bedroom.

Stars: Richard Roxburgh, Matt Day, Russell Dykstra, Kate Box

Votes: 3,058

18. The Kettering Incident (2016– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Doctor Anna Macy finds herself inexplicably linked to the disappearance of two girls, fifteen years apart.

Stars: Elizabeth Debicki, Matthew Le Nevez, Henry Nixon, Anthony Phelan

Votes: 1,739

19. Seven Types of Ambiguity (2017)

55 min | Drama

7.8
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A complicated chain of events is triggered when a child is taken and relationships are thrown into crisis.

Stars: Xavier Samuel, Alex Dimitriades, Andrea Demetriades, Leeanna Walsman

Votes: 197

20. McLeod's Daughters (2001– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Drama

7.2
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Five women run a cattle station, "Drover's Run", in the outback of South Australia.

Stars: Aaron Jeffery, Rachael Carpani, Simmone Mackinnon, Bridie Carter

Votes: 3,635

21. Dance Academy (2010– )

TV-PG | 24 min | Drama, Family, Music

8.1
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At Sydney's National Dance Academy, a few talented youngsters are recruited for the excruciatingly tough course. Jewish long line of doctors' heir Samuel 'Sammy' and minor juvenile offender... See full summary »

Stars: Xenia Goodwin, Alicia Banit, Dena Kaplan, Jordan Rodrigues

Votes: 3,276

22. Offspring (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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The story of the impossible loves of 30-something obstetrician Nina Proudman and her fabulously messy family.

Stars: Asher Keddie, Kat Stewart, Richard Davies, Linda Cropper

Votes: 1,927

23. 800 Words (2015– )

50 min | Drama

7.6
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A recently widowed father, quits his job as a popular 800 word columnist for a top selling Sydney newspaper. Over the internet he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside ... See full summary »

Stars: Erik Thomson, Melina Vidler, Benson Jack Anthony, Rick Donald

Votes: 527

24. Doctor Doctor (2016– )

50 min | Drama

7.5
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A rising heart surgeons life takes a turn he never expected and soon everything comes crashing down. He soon finds himself a former big city doctor turned small town doctor. It could be the... See full summary »

Stars: Rodger Corser, Nicole da Silva, Ryan Johnson, Tina Bursill

Votes: 315

25. Wanted (2016– )

Drama

7.4
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Two strangers are prime suspects in a murder.

Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Geraldine Hakewill, Stephen Peacocke, Nicholas Bell

Votes: 271

26. Underbelly (2008– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Each season of this multi award winning Television series takes you through a 13 episode run in the rise and fall of real life Australian underworld figures as told from both sides of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Caroline Craig, Gary Bennett, Marcus Shultz, Paul Tassone

Votes: 3,618

27. Cleverman (2016– )

50 min | Sci-Fi

6.3
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In the very near future, creatures from ancient mythology must live among humans and battle for survival in a world that wants to silence, exploit and destroy them.

Stars: Hunter Page-Lochard, Rob Collins, Deborah Mailman, Frances O'Connor

Votes: 2,069

28. The Code (2014– )

54 min | Drama, Thriller

7.6
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Two Canberra based brothers become entangled in a cover up that involves a remote outback community and key members of the Australian Government.

Stars: Dan Spielman, Ashley Zukerman, Adele Perovic, Michael Denkha

Votes: 2,055

29. The Lost World (1999–2002)

60 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure

7.3
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The adventures of a band of explorers stranded in a mysterious land inhabited by dinosaurs and other dangers.

Stars: Peter McCauley, Rachel Blakely, Jennifer O'Dell, William Snow

Votes: 2,623

30. The Filthy Frank Show (2011– )

12 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

9.9
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Filthy Frank and his disease ridden friends talk about various topics and take part in multiple life-threatening shenanigans.

Stars: George Miller, Zeeq, Artemis Holdenberry, Bloody Hairy

Votes: 26,591

31. Prisoner (1979–1986)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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The lives of women behind bars in a female prison.

Stars: Elspeth Ballantyne, Betty Bobbitt, Sheila Florance, Maggie Kirkpatrick

Votes: 1,345

32. Hyde & Seek (2016– )

44 min | Drama

7.3
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When his best mate and partner is killed in a random attack, Detective Gary Hyde and his new partner Claire McKenzie discover an underbelly of murder and fraud that threatens national security.

Stars: Matt Nable, Emma Hamilton, Mandy McElhinney, Zoe Ventoura

Votes: 246

33. The Black Adder (1982–1983)

TV-PG | 195 min | Comedy

8.2
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In the Middle Ages, Prince Edmund the Black Adder constantly schemes and endeavors to seize the crown from his father and brother.

Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Brian Blessed, Elspet Gray, Tim McInnerny

Votes: 28,584

34. Troll Hunters (2015– )

23 min | Comedy, Fantasy

8.6
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An ordinary boy finds a magic amulet that turns him into the next Troll Hunter; the champion of both the hidden world of Trolls and his own.

Stars: James Peniata, Logan Michael Byrnes, John Cole, Rhys Gillmer

Votes: 671

35. Deep Water (2016– )

55 min | Crime

6.9
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When the mutilated corpse of a young man is found in a beachfront apartment in Bondi, Tori Lustigman and Nick Manning are assigned the case. Is this brutal murder a domestic, a robbery gone... See full summary »

Stars: Noah Taylor, Yael Stone, Jeremy Lindsay Taylor, Danielle Cormack

Votes: 718

36. Rush (2008– )

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Rush follows the lives of members of the prestigious Tactical Response team (TR), which is based on the real life Victoria Police Critical Incident Response Team, a highly mobile unit that ... See full summary »

Stars: Rodger Corser, Callan Mulvey, Nicole da Silva, Ashley Zukerman

Votes: 1,141

37. Round the Twist (1989–2001)

25 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

8.2
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Tony Twist and his three children - thirteen year old twins Pete and Linda and seven year old Bronson - move to an old lighthouse on the rugged Australian Coast. They soon discover that the... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Mitchell, Esben Storm, Rian McLean, Mathew Waters

Votes: 1,590

38. The Voice (I) (2012– )

Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

5.6
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Contestants compete in a singing competition that focuses on the quality of their voice.

Stars: Joel Madden, Darren McMullen, Delta Goodrem, Ricky Martin

Votes: 429

39. Blue Water High (2005– )

30 min | Drama, Family

7.1
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Seven top Australian teenager surfers are selected to live in a training facility attached to a high school. At the end of the year only two will get sponsorship and a wild card onto the ... See full summary »

Stars: Kate Bell, Sophie Luck, Martin Lynes, Liz Burch

Votes: 965

40. Secret City (2016– )

50 min | Thriller

7.3
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Beneath the placid facade of Canberra, amidst rising tension between China and America, senior political journalist Harriet Dunkley uncovers a secret city of interlocked conspiracies, putting innocent lives in danger including her own.

Stars: Anna Torv, Dan Wyllie, Jacki Weaver, Damon Herriman

Votes: 590

41. MasterChef Australia (2009– )

60 min | Reality-TV

8.2
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A few dozen home chefs battle it out in the Masterchef Kitchen to earn the best chef title, judge by top Australian chefs.

Stars: Gary Mehigan, George Calombaris, Matt Preston, Nick McKay

Votes: 2,109

42. Summer Heights High (2007– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

8.5
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The life of a public school epitomized by disobedient student Jonah Takalua, self-absorbed private school exchange student Ja'mie King, and megalomaniac drama teacher Mr. G.

Stars: Chris Lilley, Asolima Tauati, Iro Utaifeau, Zach Fa'atoe

Votes: 12,235

43. The Saddle Club (2001–2010)

30 min | Family

5.9
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The adventures of the girls in the saddle club.

Stars: Kia Luby, Sophie Bennett, Keenan Macwilliam, Lara Jean Marshall

Votes: 706

44. Blue Heelers (1994–2006)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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The series primarily focuses on the daily lives of Victorian police officers working at a police station in the fictional small town of Mount Thomas.

Stars: John Wood, Julie Nihill, Martin Sacks, Lisa McCune

Votes: 604

45. Jack Irish (2016– )

52 min | Crime

7.9
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Jack is engaged to find a missing person, only to be later framed for his murder. Jack is quickly caught up in a complex web of powerful vested interests that stretches from his home town of Fitzroy to a remote village in the Philippines.

Stars: Guy Pearce, Marta Dusseldorp, Aaron Pedersen, Roy Billing

Votes: 486

46. Upper Middle Bogan (2013– )

Comedy

8.0
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The story of two families living at opposite ends of the freeway. Bess Denyar is a doctor with a posh mother, Margaret, an architect husband, Danny Bright, and twin 13-year-olds at a ... See full summary »

Stars: Annie Maynard, Patrick Brammall, Robyn Malcolm, Michala Banas

Votes: 994

47. All Saints (1998– )

60 min | Drama

7.0
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With Ward 17 closed down, the team from All Saints face big changes as they are split up and some are moved to the fast paced world of the Emergency Department, headed by Director of Emergency Frank Campion.

Stars: Judith McGrath, Georgie Parker, John Howard, Tammy Macintosh

Votes: 869

48. Packed to the Rafters (2008– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Centres around Dave and Julie Rafter and their three children Rachel, Ben and Nathan. On the eve of their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary the couple thinks that they are finally about to ... See full summary »

Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Michael Caton, George Houvardas

Votes: 1,408

49. Pacific Heat (2016– )

22 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

5.2
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A group of ragtag Australian agents working hard to recover their reputation in order to prevent having their team shut down.

Stars: Santo Cilauro, Tom Gleisner, Rebecca Massey, Lucia Mastrantone

Votes: 549

50. Rostered On (2016– )

22 min | Comedy

8.6
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"Rostered On" is an independent Australian comedy show based around the day to day struggles of working for a faceless retail corporation "Electroworld".

Stars: Paul Moore, Doug Lyons, Ronn Kurtz, Diana Brumen

Votes: 155