"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.

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Ray Meagher ...
 Alf Stewart / ... (3,443 episodes, 1988-2016)
Lynne McGranger ...
 Irene Roberts (1,847 episodes, 1993-2016)
Norman Coburn ...
 Donald Fisher (1,468 episodes, 1988-2007)
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 Marilyn Chambers / ... (1,400 episodes, 1989-2015)
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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.

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We're off to Summer Bay now, to join our Aussie friends. [UK Tagline] See more »

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Jackie Woodburne, who currently plays Susan Kennedy on 'Neighbours (1985)_.', auditioned for the role of Pippa Ross, when the character was recast in 1990. She lost the role to Debra Lawrance, who she was shortlisted with, the 2 became good friends and are still friends. See more »

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When Carly Lucini had her baby in 1992, it was a girl. But when the Ross family tried to help Pippa regain her memory in 1997, they said Carly had had a boy! See more »

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Kit Hunter: My Dad always said, "I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy."
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Crazy Credits

In June 1996 the credits changed so Shane approaches from the other side of the screen, causing Angel to be confused. See more »

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From the Sea
Written by Stuart MacLeod (uncredited), Joel Quartermain (uncredited) and Kavyen Temperley (uncredited)
Performed by Eskimo Joe
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I Think Its Good!!!!
23 March 2000 | by (Dublin,Ireland) – See all my reviews

I think that Home and Away is really good even though every child in the cast apart from 3 are misfits of some sorts i.e. runaway's and drug addicts!! And every family has at least 1 adopted child and you wonder where do they get the money to support these children?? The way they accept the kids is stupid too its like just come on in and live here with the other freaks in the house!! But its silly stories and funny cast are very entertaining!


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