Headlines:

Twelve Questions with actor Erik Thomson

Trans-Tasman actor Erik Thomson celebrated turning 50 with a surf trip to Sumatra and a new electric guitar. The 800 Words star says the secret to long marriage is forgiveness.
january 23 | www.nzherald.co.nz

Happy Birthday! Home and Away Celebrates 30th Anniversary!

In the history of Australian television, there has only been one other soap opera to reach such an anniversary. Joining its celebrated rival in the history books is Home and Away — the Seven Network's flagship drama.
january 17 | www.backtothebay.net

BBC Bringing 'Romper Stomper' Series to the U.K.

"Romper Stomper" is heading to the U.K. after the BBC bought the Australian series, a sequel to the controversial 1992 movie of the same name that launched Russell Crowe to fame. The BBC will run the drama on its online BBC Three channel later this year.
january 17 | variety.com

Aussie TV, we've got a big problem

We keep seeing the same old faces. That is one of the most consistent complaints I get from people who say they don't watch Aussie-made television dramas anymore.
january 14 | www.heraldsun.com.au

10 new Australian TV shows to watch in 2018

There are, as always, a wide assortment of Australian television programs in the pipeline this year. It is no secret that this nation, oh ye of convict heritage, rather enjoys crime shows. Even for crime lovers that itch will be scratched with surprising regularity
january 09 | dailyreview.com.au

Dr. Blake Mysteries "on hold"

A statement from Doctor Blake Mysteries producers December Media following allegations levelled at Craig McLachlan...
january 08 | tvtonight.com.au

Romper Stomper for a new generation

In 1992, director Geoffrey Wright explored the simmering racial tensions unfolding on the backstreets of Melbourne in his controversial crime thriller Romper Stomper... More than two decades on, Wright was compelled to revisit the Romper Stomper universe with a provocative six-part series to air on streaming platform Stan from Monday.
december 29 | thewest.com.au

TV actress and sister fighting for life after crash

Television actress Jessica Falkholt and her sister Annabelle are fighting for their lives after the Princes Highway crash that tragically killed three people including their parents.
december 28 | www.9news.com.au

Romper Stomper review: One of the most invigorating pieces of television you'll see all year

Not everything works in this bold and energetic six-part miniseries, but enough does to make it utterly compelling.
december 26 | www.smh.com.au

The 10 best Australian TV shows of 2017

From exploring the experiences of minority groups, to Indigenous documentaries, Australian television was a joy to watch in 2017.
december 24 | www.theguardian.com

Marta Dusseldorp on A Place To Call Home season 5 and the power of Sarah Nordmann

It's fair to say that the highly acclaimed Australian drama A Place to Call Home has been a bit of a life-changer for award-winning actress Marta Dusseldorp, who portrays lead character Sarah Adams Nordmann. And Dusseldorp isn't surprised.
december 22 | parade.com

The Secret Daughter not returning for Seven

Add The Secret Daughter to a growing list of 2017 local dramas that will not be back in 2018.
december 17 | tvtonight.com.au

Michala Banas on McLeod's Daughters: "It was the hardest job I've ever done"

Michala talks about the role that turned her into a household name.
december 11 | www.nowtolove.com.au

Foxtel renews 'A Place to Call Home' for a sixth season

Foxtel have announced that a sixth season of the much-loved Australian melodrama A Place to Call Home will begin filming in early 2018.
december 14 | www.outinperth.com

More chills as Wolf Creek returns

Actor Matt Day needed little reminder that he was working on a hit franchise that has transformed the beauty and isolation of the Australian outback into the perfect setting for a horror movie.
december 11 | thewest.com.au

Love Child Channel 9: Aussie favourite axed ahead of fifth season

CHANNEL 9 has axed long-running drama Love Child.
december 11 | www.couriermail.com.au

Genevieve Morris steps down from Sando due to health concerns

A new ABC TV series has been forced to find a replacement for its lead role two weeks after filming kicked off.
december 06 | www.smh.com.au

Identity in a fresh light

The premise of a new Australian drama sounds unbelievable - until you learn the truth
november 29 | www.stuff.co.nz

Matt at home in musical drama

Matt Levett wasn't quite sure how the writers of Seven's musical drama The Secret Daughter would broach the ever-awkward predicament between half-siblings Jamie Norton and Billie Carter.
november 28 | thewest.com.au

Updates:

January 01...
Romper Stomper added
Wolf Creek series 2 guide completed
Romper Stomper episode guide completed
Squinters added
Mataku [NZ] guide upgraded with pics
Jane and the Dragon [NZ/Can] guide upgraded with pics
The New Legends of Monkey episode guide started
Squinters episode guide updated
Go Girls [NZ] series 1 guide pics upgraded
I Can Jump Puddles (1981) added
December 07 - 31
Sisters episode guide completed
The Letdown episode guide completed
A Place to Call Home guide updated
2017 AACTA Award noms and winners added
Mother and Son section redone, pics added to guide, full cast page added
A Place to Call Home guide updated
Wolf Creek series 2 guide started
Rosehaven series 2 guide completed
A Place to Call Home guide updated
All Together Now section upgraded with a new, original episode guide
fyi: site online 7000 days as of Dec 29.

previous updates

airdates:

January
28 - The New Legends of Monkey (ABC Me)
February
14 - Squinters (ABC)
25 - Riot (ABC)

birthdays:

January
1 - Debra Lawrance (1957)
1 - Richard Roxburgh (1964)
1 - Radha Mitchell (1973)
1 - Maeve Dermody (1985)
1 - Lara Robinson (1998)
2 - Damien Bodie (1985)
3 - Kerry Armstrong (1958)
8 - Lauren Hewett (1981)
8 - Steve Jacobs (1967)
10 - Jeremy Sims (1966)
11 - Holly Brisley (1978)
13 - Adam Zwar (1972)
13 - Annie Jones (1967)
13 - Paul Kelly (1955)
16 - Charlotte Best (1994)
18 - Petra Jared (1979)
18 - Sean Keenan (1993)
20 - Jane Hall (1971)
20 - Jodie Dry (1974)
20 - Dena Kaplan (1989)
20 - Kimberley Davies (1973)
21 - Marnie Kennedy (1994)
21 - Freya Stafford (1977)
21 - Rove McManus (1974)
21 - Sarah Lambert (1970)
22 - Abi Tucker (1973)
22 - Damian Walshe-Howling (1970)
23 - Rebekah Elmaloglou (1974)
24 - Melissa Tkautz (1974)
26 - Rebecca Ritters (1984)
29 - Jessica Marais (1985)
29 - Isabel Lucas (1985)
29 - Lynne McGranger (1953)
29 - Maggie Kirkpatrick (1941)
29 - Molly Meldrum (1946)
30 - Michelle Langstone (1979)
31 - Anthony LaPaglia (1959)
31 - Sophie Katanis (1979)
31 - Robert Grubb (1950)