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Adventures Of The Seaspray (ABC 1967, Walter Brown)

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Adventures Of The Seaspray was an action adventure series that aired on the Australian ABC Network in 1967.

In the series widowed journalist Dan Wells (Walter Brown) lives on a boat, the Seaspray of the title, with his kids, Mike (Gary Gray), Noah (Rodney Pearlman) and Sue (Susan Haworth), along with Fijian crew member Willyum (Leone Lesinawai).

The group find themselves never very far away from adventure, especially of the smugglers, shipwrecks, buried treasure etc.

There was an unscreened black and white pilot made called Mutiny on the Seaspray and starring Joe McCormick as Dan Wells. Leone Lesinawai who played Willyum was the real life owner of the Seaspray.

Australia / ABC – Pacific – Screen Gems / 32×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 27 March – 18 May 1967

Music: Eric Gross / Camera: Dennis Frewin / Producer: Roger Mirams / Director: Bill Strutton

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WALTER BROWN as Captain Dan Wells
GARY GRAY as Mike
RODNEY PEARLMAN as Noah
SUSAN HAWORTH as Sue
LEONE LESINAWAI as Willyum