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The Flying Doctors 

Follows the lives of those in the Australian outback flying doctor service.
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Complete series cast summary:
Andrew McFarlane ...  Dr. Tom Callaghan 3 episodes, 1985
Lorna Patterson ...  Liz Drever 3 episodes, 1985
Keith Eden Keith Eden ...  Dr. Harry Sinclair 3 episodes, 1985
Vikki Hammond Vikki Hammond ...  Beth Drever 3 episodes, 1985
Bill Hunter ...  Dusty Miller 3 episodes, 1985
Steve Bisley ...  Andy McGregor 3 episodes, 1985
Monica Maughan Monica Maughan ...  Jean Hennessy 3 episodes, 1985
Lenore Smith Lenore Smith ...  Kate Wellings 3 episodes, 1985
Pat Evison Pat Evison ...  Violet Carnegie 3 episodes, 1985
Max Cullen ...  Hurtle Morrison 3 episodes, 1985
Gil Tucker ...  Joe Forrest 3 episodes, 1985
Fredric Abbott ...  Vern Daniels 3 episodes, 1985
Maureen Edwards Maureen Edwards ...  Rosemary Daniels 3 episodes, 1985
Linda Hartley Linda Hartley ...  Diana Daniels 3 episodes, 1985
Simone Buchanan ...  Lucy Daniels 3 episodes, 1985
Barry Donnelly Barry Donnelly ...  Bill Hennassy 3 episodes, 1985
Stefan Dennis ...  Doug Hennassy 3 episodes, 1985
Maurie Fields ...  Vic Buckley 3 episodes, 1985
Val Jellay ...  Nancy Buckley 3 episodes, 1985
Jacqui Gordon Jacqui Gordon ...  Rhonda Lovejoy 3 episodes, 1985
John Frawley John Frawley ...  Dr. Frank Turner 3 episodes, 1985
Carmel Millhouse Carmel Millhouse ...  Matron Ingrid Fisher 3 episodes, 1985
Carole Yelland Carole Yelland ...  Pauline McGregor 3 episodes, 1985
Bruce Barry ...  George Baxter 3 episodes, 1985
Terry Gill Terry Gill ...  Sgt. Jack Carruthers 2 episodes, 1985
Catherine Wilkin Catherine Wilkin ...  Pamela Stoneham 2 episodes, 1985
Steve Dodd Steve Dodd ...  Philip Nansari 2 episodes, 1985
Peter Finlay Peter Finlay ...  Russo 2 episodes, 1985
Keir Saltmarsh Keir Saltmarsh ...  Tige 2 episodes, 1985
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Follows the lives of those in the Australian outback flying doctor service.

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 March 1985 (Australia) See more »

Filming Locations:

Minyip, Victoria, Australia See more »

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Crawford Productions See more »
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(3 parts)

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Color
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