Dr Lucien Blake left Ballarat as a young man. But now he finds himself returning, to take over not only his dead father's medical practice, but also his on-call role as the town's police surgeon.
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 Doctor Lucien Blake (44 episodes, 2013-2017)
Nadine Garner ...
 Jean Beazley (44 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Mattie O'Brien (30 episodes, 2013-2016)
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 Charlie Davis / ... (26 episodes, 2014-2016)
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 Chief Supt Matthew Lawson (24 episodes, 2013-2016)
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 Alice Harvey (24 episodes, 2014-2016)
John Wood ...
 Patrick Tyneman (18 episodes, 2013-2016)
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A doctor is a war veteran who was at the fall of Singapore, suffering trauma from war memories. He begins solving crimes. Written by CK

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A keeper of secrets, a solver of mysteries...

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Familiar Places and Faces
20 April 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love this show more for nostalgic reasons. I use to live in Melbourne, Victoria for 4 years and loved Ballarat and Bendigo. I lived in a state that had a large Italian/Greek population and many of the characters that have appeared on the show absolutely look like that. The character is a bit withdrawn and wooden, but then that was typical back in those times. I grew up in Perth, the west coast, and most of the men back then were restrained. The housekeeper reminded me of some of my aunts keeping a stiff upper lip and all emotions to yourself. Some of the plots are very good, and some kind ah. I am looking forward to the next season.


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