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 ...  Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon / ... 510 episodes, 1994-2006
Julie Nihill ...  Christine 'Chris' Reilly / ... 507 episodes, 1994-2006
Martin Sacks ...  Sr. Det. Patrick Joseph 'P.J.' Hasham / ... 483 episodes, 1994-2005
Lisa McCune ...  Const. Margaret 'Maggie' Doyle / ... 256 episodes, 1994-2004
Paul Bishop Paul Bishop ...  Sr. Const. Benjamin 'Ben' Stewart / ... 256 episodes, 1998-2004
William McInnes ...  Sr. Const. Nicholas 'Nick' Schultz / ... 213 episodes, 1994-2005
Axl Taylor Axl Taylor ...  Len The Barman / ... 211 episodes, 1994-1998
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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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Trivia

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 »

Goofs

With extremely rare exceptions, such as P.J.'s shooting of Raelene Darcy or Adam Cooper nearly dying in a crash during a street race, no senior officers ever turn up or even appear to be informed/mentioned dealing with major critical incidents such as Mount Thomas officers being shot, stabbed, abducted, held hostage or explosions, plane crashes, serial murders and so on. In the Victoria Police, situations such as these would always be overseen by the District or Regional Duty Officer, which would at least be an inspector, and especially in the case of a member being seriously injured, high-ranking commissioned officers would always attend to check on their welfare. Throughout the series all of these situations are otherwise handled by Tom Croydon, which would never happen initially. See more »

Quotes

Constable Evan 'Jonesy' Jones: Don't call me pal, mate.
Calvin: Don't call me mate, pal.
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Alternate Versions

When shown in the U.K., many of the ITV regions do, or have at some stage, edited the episodes, originally hour-long, into two-part stories, half hour each half. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Chase Australia: Episode #2.50 (2016) See more »

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Excellent
20 October 2018 | by sb-56338See all my reviews

One of the best shows Australia has ever made or will make highly recommended show


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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 September 1998 (USA) See more »

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Blue Heelers See more »

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Southern Star See more »
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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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