Australian TV Barrier Reef (Channel 10 1971 with Rowena Wallace and Joe James) Published 4 years ago on December 18, 2014 Australia / Channel 10 – Fauna / 39×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 1971 Producer: Lee Robinson, Joy Cavill / Executive Producers: John McCallum, Bob Austin Action adventure series. The exploits of a science team on a boat called New Endeavor monitoring the sea bed and getting involved in adventures along the way. The ship was kitted out with all manner of scientific gizmo’s and was like a laboratory at sea, the ship contained computers, underwater radio equipment, a jet boat and a two man submarine. The crew were financed by a giant industrial and pastoral group to locate sunken wreck which might just contain “extremely valuable cargo”. Fauna who made the show for 10 had only recently finished filming Skippy. Critics were not overly kind to the series however branding the show “kidult”, an article in the TV Week of 6 February 1971 said “the money should have been spent on a good rewrite coach” the writer of the piece Herb Martin feeling the scripts were not up to par. cast JOE JAMES as Captain Ted King ROWENA WALLACE as Tracey Deane ELLI McCLURE as Diana Parker HAROLD HOPKINS as Steve Gabo KEN JAMES as Kip Young GEORGE ASSANG as Jack Meurauki SUSANNAH BRETT as Elizabeth Brett IHAB NAFA as Dr Paul Hanna Bob AustinChannel 10Elli McClureFaunaGeorge AssangJoe JamesJohn McCallumKen JamesRowena Wallace Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes16 hours ago Top Gear Season 27 Premieres Sun 16 Jun 2019 on BBC Two New series. In their first adventure together, Freddie Flintoff, Chris Harris and Paddy McGuinness head to the searing heat of... Episodes16 hours ago Murder Loves Company: Killer Coverup (S1EP5 ID Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Killer Coverup: After a beloved friend and co-worker goes missing on a desolate mountain, detectives must sort through a list... Episodes16 hours ago Alone: Up in Flames (S6EP3 HISTORY Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Up in Flames: The survivalists who remain see the efforts of their labor as they procure food, but as they... Episodes16 hours ago Mountain Men: Darkness Falls (S8EP3 HISTORY Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Darkness Falls: Mike must navigate through bear country with a cache of fresh meat strapped to his back; Morgan braves... Episodes16 hours ago Beat Bobby Flay: Chi-Town Throws Down (S20EP11 Food Network Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Chi-Town Throws Down: Actress Sophia Bush and chef Carla Hall decide whether chef Aaron Cuschieri or chef Jill Barron, who... search EPISODES Episodes16 hours ago Reef Break Premieres Thurs 20 Jun 2019 on ABC Pilto:When former thief Cat Chambers returns home to the Pacific island paradise known as The Reef, she finds herself in... Episodes16 hours ago The Wall: Rebekah and Chris (NBC Thurs 20 Jun 2019) Rebekah and Chris: Host Chris Hardwick presents two deserving teammates with a chance to win more than $12 million by... Episodes16 hours ago Spin the Wheel: Konzelman Family (Series Premiere Thurs 20 Jun on FOX) Konzelman Family: Host Dax Shepard guides one deserving contestant who receives the opportunity to win millions of dollars’ worth of... advertisement MOVIES Movies5 days ago Must See Movies: Rocketman In the hands of actor turned director Dexter Fletcher Rocketman – with Elton John’s approval – has become a musical... Movies6 days ago Blue Velvet (1986, Dennis Hopper, Isabella Rossellini) David Lynch’s landmark film begins and ends with small town American icons – white picket fences, perfectly grown roses and... Movies6 days ago Alien³ (1992, Sigourney Weaver, Charles Dance) The third instalment in the four-part series sees Ripley’s escape pod from Aliens crash land on a penal planet, the... mytvtonight mytvtonight devoted to all things film and tv.