Dimboola follows the interaction of various characters at a country wedding reception.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Morrie McAdam
Natalie Bate ...
Maureen Delaney
Max Gillies ...
Vivian Worcester-Jones
Bill Garner ...
Dangles
Jack Perry ...
Horrie
Dick May ...
Shovel
Esme Melville ...
April
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Darcy
Alan Rowe ...
Angus (as Allan Rowe)
Irene Hewitt ...
Florence
Kerry Dwyer ...
Shirl
Val Jellay ...
Aggie
Barrie Barkla ...
Reverend Potts
Tim Robertson ...
Father O'Shea
Laurel Frank ...
Jackleen
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Dimboola follows the interaction of various characters at a country wedding reception.

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Accept your invitation to the wackiest, most riotous wedding ceremony of the year! [DVD Australia] See more »

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11 May 1979 (USA)  »

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AUD 350,000 (estimated)
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'Dimboola' is a real place in the state of Victoria, Australia. The country town is located in the greater Wimmera region of Western Victoria, specifically in its Shire of Hindmarsh. The town is situated about 334 kilometers (km) north-west of Victoria's capital city, Melbourne. Dimboola had a population of 1863 according to the 2006 National Australian Census. Publicity for this film's release during 1979 stated the population as being 1900 and the town being situated 530 km from Melbourne. See more »

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MuttonBayonet: [singing] A marriage is made to be broken / The ring you wear is a horseshoe token / The bonds you forge at the altar / Are really a yoke and a halter.
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An absolute pearler
8 October 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

A great film a little ripper Bruce Spence is at his hilarious best and really drives the film. And has a great supporting cast but the stand out of the film is the legendary Chad Morgan, the Sheik of Scrubby Creek an Australian country music legend his co starring role is hilarious worth seeing just for Chad's performance.It's just a shame this is the only film he made except for a short appearance in Newsfront.

The Whole cast does a great job with heaps of well known faces including that bloke who plays Beau in the Beaurepaires ads.A great little film about an outback wedding. Highly recommend!!!!


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