Centres around Dave and Julie Rafter and their three children Rachel, Ben and Nathan. On the eve of their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary the couple thinks that they are finally about to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Rebecca Gibney ...  Julie Rafter 122 episodes, 2008-2013
Erik Thomson ...  Dave Rafter 122 episodes, 2008-2013
Michael Caton ...  Ted Taylor 122 episodes, 2008-2013
George Houvardas George Houvardas ...  Nick 'Carbo' Karandonis 121 episodes, 2008-2013
Hugh Sheridan ...  Ben Rafter 103 episodes, 2008-2013
Angus McLaren ...  Nathan Rafter 102 episodes, 2008-2013
James Stewart James Stewart ...  Jake Barton 83 episodes, 2009-2013
Jessica Marais ...  Rachel Rafter 75 episodes, 2008-2013
Hannah Marshall ...  Loretta Schembri / ... 65 episodes, 2010-2013
Zoe Ventoura ...  Melissa Bannon 65 episodes, 2008-2013
Sabella Storey Sabella Storey ...  Ruby Rafter 64 episodes, 2010-2013
Hannah Storey Hannah Storey ...  Ruby Rafter 64 episodes, 2010-2013
Ryan Corr ...  Coby Jennings 62 episodes, 2009-2013
Jessica McNamee ...  Sammy Rafter 55 episodes, 2008-2013
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Centres around Dave and Julie Rafter and their three children Rachel, Ben and Nathan. On the eve of their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary the couple thinks that they are finally about to have the house to themselves. But home is a very welcome refuge for their children and when unforeseen problems loom, they return like a boomerang. Written by Anonymous

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They return like a boomerang

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Official Sites:

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English

Release Date:

29 August 2008 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Chata pelna Rafterów See more »

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During filming of the series, James Stewart (Jake Barton) & Jessica Marais (Rachel Rafter) became a couple. They went on to get married and share a child together. They are no longer together. See more »

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Referenced in Dancing with the Stars: Episode #12.2 (2012) See more »

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All I Want is You
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Great Show
29 December 2009 | by iain-hallySee all my reviews

Some people rate this show poorly but I think it's great. It revolves around a middle age couple who's mature kids all move back home through different circumstances and the relationship between all of them. It is pretty light but when there are so many dark serious shows and movies around it's nice to see a really nice show based on good old family values. The characters are all well played and after telling my girlfriend this looks like a load of rubbish for 2 weeks I watched an episode and am totally hooked. This is in it's second season and I hope it goes for a few more. Can't wait for the 2nd season to come out in NZ.


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