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 »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mark Mitchell ...
 Mr. Gribble (39 episodes, 1992-2001)
Esben Storm ...
 Mr. Snapper (35 episodes, 1989-2000)
Rian McLean ...
 Pete Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Bronson Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Ebonnie Masini ...
 Linda Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Richard Moir ...
 Tony Twist (26 episodes, 1989-1992)
Andrew S. Gilbert ...
 Tony Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Christine Keogh ...
 Matron Gribble (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Marion Heathfield ...
 Nell (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Brook Sykes ...
 Gribbs (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Tiger Gleeson (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Samuel Marsland ...
 Rabbit (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Bunney Brooke ...
 Nell Rickards / ... (22 episodes, 1989-1992)
Robyn Gibbes ...
 Fay / ... (22 episodes, 1989-1992)
Katie Barnes ...
 Fiona (19 episodes, 2000-2001)
Rueben Liversidge ...
 Anthony / ... (18 episodes, 2000-2001)
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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 lighthouse, and the outhouse, are haunted. Written by Anonymous

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3 April 1989 (Australia)  »

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A Família Twist  »

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Trivia

Stuart Atkin and Lachlan Jeffrey, who played Rabbit and Gribble Jnr in season 1, were born one day apart on July 11 & 12, 1973. See more »

Crazy Credits

During the end credits of each show we get to see not only out-takes but alternative workings of scenes from the week's episode. See more »


Soundtracks

Round The Twist
(theme song)
Performed by Tamsin West
Words and Music by Andrew Duffield
Arranged by Andrew Duffield
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Round The Bend More Like!
12 May 1999 | by (Scotland) – See all my reviews

I remember watching this series when I was still at school. It was a completely mad dash of 25 minutes of escapism - from Ghosts to... everything else that is good about kiddies tv.!

If they ever release it on video - I would buy it!!


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