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.
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Series cast summary:
John Wood ...
 Sr. Sgt. Tom Croydon / ... (510 episodes, 1994-2006)
Julie Nihill ...
 Christine 'Chris' Reilly / ... (489 episodes, 1994-2006)
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 Sr. Det. Patrick Joseph 'P.J.' Hasham / ... (465 episodes, 1994-2005)
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 Const. Margaret 'Maggie' Doyle / ... (256 episodes, 1994-2004)
Paul Bishop ...
 Sr. Const. Benjamin 'Ben' Stewart / ... (240 episodes, 1998-2004)
Axl Taylor ...
 Len The Barman / ... (211 episodes, 1994-1998)
William McInnes ...
 Sr. Const. Nicholas 'Nick' Schultz / ... (210 episodes, 1994-2005)
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The most popular local production on Australian television, Blue Heelers is a weekly police drama based on a fictional bush town called Mount Thomas. Every week there is a different case for Sergeant Tom Croydon, Senior Constable Nick Schultz, Senior Detective PJ Hasham, and Constables Maggie Doyle, Dash McKinley and Adam Cooper to solve. Continuing storylines about the personal lives and relationships of these characters filter into each episode. Written by Enoch Law <eytl@rocketmail.com>

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For cops in Mt Thomas, life's about more than the badge.


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7 September 1998 (USA)  »

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The same blue heeler dog was used as Tom Croydon's dog Digger throughout the entire series. In reality its name was Bluey, and lasted in the show from 1994-2005. See more »

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Sr. Sgt. Tom Croydon: Look, what I want to concentrate on now is finding that bloody bulldozer!
Sgt. Nicholas 'Nick' Schultz: [opens drawers] Hmm, not in this one, not in that one.
Sr. Sgt. Tom Croydon: And now you can buy me dinner for that one, boofhead.
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Referenced in Scarfies (1999) See more »

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Blue Heelers has run it's course
16 January 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Blue Heelers, is truly one of Australia's most successful television programs. However i feel that the current series is really de-grading to the previous series. What i mean is that it's is just not as good as it once was. I feel that now the show has been axed, it is just too over due. Blue Heelers has definitely run it's course and in my opinion should have ended with the death of Maggie Doyle (Lisa McCune). The reasons for this is because Magggie was Blue Heelers, she was indisputably the most successful cast memeber and really captured the audience and was the 'golden girl' in Mount Thomas. Her sudden death was devastating and should have resulted in the show being canceled.


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