Australian TV TV

Eureka Stockade (Channel 7 1984, Bryan Brown, Bill Hunter)

Eureka Stockade Bryan Brown

Period drama serial Eureka Stockade told the true story of the 1854 Victoria gold miners rebellion led by a pair of Irishmen – Timothy Hayes and Peter Lalor. Filmed at Bendigo in Victoria. On Thursday 3 February 1977 @ 9.30pm Channel 7 broadcast an hour long documentary about the event.

production details
Australia / Channel 7 – Eureka Stockade Film Partnership / 3×120 minute episodes / Broadcast March – April 1984

Writer: Tom Hegarty / Camera: Keith Wagstaff / Design: Leslie Binns / Costume: Anne Fraser / Music: Bruce Smeaton / Producer: Henry Crawford / Executive Producer: Carnegie Fieldhouse / Director: Rod Hardy

cast
BRYAN BROWN as Peter Lalor
BILL HUNTER as Timothy Hayes
CAROL BURNS as Anastasia Hayes
AMY MADIGAN as Sarah Jamieson
TOM BURLINSON as Father Smythe
PENELOPE STEWART as Alicia Dunne
BRETT CULLEN as Charles Ross
FRANK THRING
STEPHEN HAYES
TIM HUGHES
DAVID BRADSHAW
ROD MULLINAR