Following the crew of the patrol boat HMAS Hammersley, as they patrol the northern sea border of Australia. They have to deal with foreign fishermen poaching fish, smugglers and with political unrest in a neighbouring island state.

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 Chief Petty Officer Andy 'Charge' Thorpe (68 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Chief Petty Officer Chris 'Swain' Blake (68 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Lieutenant Kate McGregor (68 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Able Seaman Robert J. 'RO' Dixon (68 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Lieutenant Commander Mike Flynn (68 episodes, 2007-2011)
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 Chef Rebecca 'Bomber' Brown (42 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Leo '2 Dads' Kosov-Meyer (42 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Lieutenant Nikki Caetano (39 episodes, 2007-2009)
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 Able Seaman Billy 'Spider' Webb (39 episodes, 2007-2009)
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 Petty Officer Pete 'Buffer' Tomaszewski (39 episodes, 2007-2009)
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 Leading Seaman Josh 'ET' Holiday (39 episodes, 2007-2009)
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 Dylan 'Dutchy' Mulholland (29 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Jessica 'Gap Girl' Bird (29 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 CMDR Maxine 'Knocker' White (29 episodes, 2010-2011)
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Everyday life on board Australian Navy patrol ship is never boring: they have to deal with all sorts of criminals at sea as well with the politically unstable island in the neighbourhood.Friendship between shipmates leads to love among the ship's crew.

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Two Royal Australian Navy Fremantle class patrol boats were used to portray the fictional HMAS HAMMERSLEY. HMAS WOLLONGONG was used for filming in Sydney and HMAS IPSWICH was used for filming off Queensland. See more »

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Referenced in Australia Unites: The Victorian Bushfire Appeal (2009) See more »

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The best Aussie TV show in a long time
6 April 2008 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

In 2007, "Sea Patrol" blasted onto the Channel Nine program. At first I thought that it would definitely not be my thing, and was expecting a boring piece of junk. I was really pleasantly surprised.

This program has everything you could possibly want: action, drama, romance (if you're into that sort of thing), great writing, and more! It also has a stellar cast including: Lisa McCune, Ian Stenlake, Saskia Burmeister, and Kristian Schmid (of Tomorrow People: New Generation fame).

If you are looking for Australian drama of exceptional quality, look no further than "Sea Patrol," "Sea Patrol II: The Coup" and "Sea Patrol III: Red Gold."


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