Mystery Road: episode guide

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The Flare

Episode 2.02
Sunday, April 26, 2020
576,000 viewers (10th)
Written by Blake Ayshford
Directed by Wayne Blair

Jay and Fran have Dylan on the hook, until a local businessman steps in and bails him out. Jay takes matters into his own hands to rectify the situation. Fran's world comes crashing down as a long-held fear suddenly surfaces.


  • Aaron Pedersen as Detective Jay Swan
  • Jada Alberts as Constable Fran Davis
  • Tasma Walton as Mary Swan
  • Callan Mulvey as Simon
  • Rob Collins as Amos
  • Gary Sweet as Alkemi
  • Ursula Yovich as Pansy
  • Tasia Zalar as Shevorne Shields
  • Sofia Helin as Professor Sandra Elmquist
  • Ngaire Pigram as Leonie
  • Mark Mitchinson as Owen
  • Kirk Page as Suzi-John
  • Rhimi Johnson as Phillip
  • Fletcher Humphrys as Dylan Lindwall
  • Simon Lyndon as Emilio Gordon
  • Keith Robinson as Reverend Tom
  • Blair McDonough as Pat
  • Myles Pollard as Lawyer
  • Leslie Rice as Baino
  • Phillip Sibosado as Oscar
  • Ava Farrer as Ava
  • Brandon Walters as Shaney
  • Poppy Henschke-Jones as Estelle
  • Edward Foy as Nicko
  • Teigan McCarty as Jessica
  • Rodney Scharrer as Thug #1
  • John Walton as Thug #2
  • Leon Stripp as Jay and Dylan Stunt Double
  • Duncan Simpson as Jay and Dylan Picture Double
  • Dan Reardon as Dylan Stunt Double
  • Melissa Raye as Fran Picture Double
  • Puven Pather as Jay and Phillip Stunt Doubles
  • Tony Lynch as Jay and Phillip Stunt Doubles
  • Lochie Barclay as Dylan Stunt Double
  • Michael Haji Ali as Jay Picture Double
  • Nigel Harbach as Simon Stunt Double
  • Adam Howell as Pat Stunt Double