Mystery Road: episode guide

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Episode 2.05
Sunday, May 17, 2020
572,000 viewers (9th)
Written by Danielle Maclean
Directed by Warwick Thornton

Now in danger, Mary must lean into Jay for help. Jay struggles to keep Mary safe as the threat closes in on both of them. Fran feels betrayed as she digs deeper into Zoe's disappearance.


  • 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
  • Rhimi Johnson as Phillip
  • Stan Yarramunua as Jimmy 2
  • Keith Robinson as Reverend Tom
  • Joel Jackson as McBride
  • Sri Sacdpraseuth as Wayan
  • Leslie Rice as Baino
  • John Brumpton as Hegarty
  • Richard Sutherland as O'Toole
  • Shinji Ikefuji as Ngyuen
  • Jimmy Edgar as Mervyn
  • Vennessa Poelina as Aunty Margie
  • Jaime Jackett as Organ Player
  • Ava Farrer as Ava
  • Tornina Torres as Dalcie
  • 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