The lives, loves and medical complaints of the doctors, nurses and patients at Sydney's Albert Memorial Hospital.

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 Helen Gordon (25 episodes, 1976-1983)
Chris King ...
 Dennis Jamison (25 episodes, 1976-1982)
Tim Page ...
 Graham Steele (25 episodes, 1976-1983)
Gwen Plumb ...
 Ada Simmonds (23 episodes, 1976-1983)
Michael Beecher ...
 Brian Denham (22 episodes, 1976-1982)
Judy McBurney ...
 Tania Livingston / ... (22 episodes, 1977-1983)
Alfred Sandor ...
 Raymond Shaw / ... (21 episodes, 1976-1982)
Susanne Stuart ...
 Sister Gibbs / ... (20 episodes, 1978-1983)
Cornelia Frances ...
 Sister Scott / ... (14 episodes, 1976-1979)
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 Jill Gordon (14 episodes, 1976-1979)
Peter Lochran ...
 Peter Holland (13 episodes, 1978-1982)
Kim Wran ...
 Caroline Morgan / ... (13 episodes, 1978-1982)
Ros Wood ...
 Kate Rhodes / ... (13 episodes, 1979-1981)
John Dommett ...
 Jim Howard (11 episodes, 1976-1979)
Judy Lynne ...
 Susan Richards / ... (11 episodes, 1977-1979)
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The lives, loves and medical complaints of the doctors, nurses and patients at Sydney's Albert Memorial Hospital.

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8 November 1976 (Australia)  »

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Dottori agli antipodi  »

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The series was set in and around Sydney's Albert Memorial Hospital, established in 1889. See more »

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Referenced in 1 vs 100: Episode #1.12 (2007) See more »

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The Young Doctors
composed by Alan Olivan and Brian King
performed by The Executives
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Just purchased the DVD...gosh, it brings it all back...
14 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I watched this when I was younger, and it left a lasting impression on me. I always remembered the theme tune, which was rather catchy. I just purchased the newly released DVD, which I must say has dated somewhat. The sets look sparse, some of the acting, limited to say the least. But this for me, all adds to the magic of the show! I love it! Any ideas on how I can get the theme tune? Very funky. Recommend the DVD also, 12 episodes and quite good extras! My favourites were Paula Duncan and Gwen Plum, who went onto star in the VERY UNDERATTED Richmond Hill in 1988. It was just funny to see the stars looking younger and less experienced. Another favourite was Peita Toppano, who went onto play Karen Travvers in my Fav Prisoner: Cell Block H


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