Executive Producers: Reg Watson, Alan Coleman
Producers: Ian Bradley, Philip East, Sue Masters, John McRae, Marie Trevor, Lex Van Os
Executive Story Editor / Head writer: Coral Drouyn
Script Editor: Ian Smith

Aired: February 27, 1979–1986 (692 episodes)

A powerful and unique drama series based around the lives of the inmates and staff of the Wentworth Detention Centre. The series is charged with emotion as women from all walks of life are suddenly faced with the harsh realities of life in prison cell. The women not only finds themselves at odds with the prison authorities but also with the other prisoners. In a sterile world without warmth, some struggle for power, others search for love and companionship… raw, intense emotion threatens the fragile stability of the isolated community.
Starringas
Peter AdamsBob Moran
Christine AmorJean Vernon
Andy AndersonRick Manning
Janet AndrewarthaReb Kean
Kerry ArmstrongLynn Warner
Lesley BakerMonica Ferguson
Elspeth BallantyneMeg Morris
Peter BensleyMatt Delaney
Julia BlakeNancy McCormack
Betty BobbittJudy Bryant
Nigel BradshawDennis Cruickshank
Carol BurnsFreda "Franky" Doyle
Tina BursillSonia Stevens
Kirsty ChildWillie Beecham
Jane CliftonMargo Gaffney
Lois CollinderAlice "Lurch" Jenkins
Lisa CrittendenMaxine Daniels
Leslie DaymanGeoff Macrae
Sue DevineTracey Morris
Rebecca DinesVicki McPherson
Paula DuncanLorelei Wilkinson
Christine EarleJanet Williams
Tim ElstonDr Scott Collins
Pat EvisonJessie Windom
Maurie FieldsLen Murphy
Sheila FloranceLizzie Birdsworth
Robyn GibbesSamantha Greenway
Caroline GillmerHelen Smart
Jacqui GordonSusie Driscoll
Sandy GoreKay White
Susan GuerinBarbara Fields
Billie HammerbergMay Collins
Olivia HamnettKate Peterson
Brian HannanTerry Harrison
Christine HarrisPippa Reynolds
Linda HartleyRachel "Roach" Waters
Peter HayesSteve Ryan
Kate HoodKath Maxwell
Alan HopgoodWally Wallace
Anna HrubyPaddy Lawson
Rosanne Hull-BrownMerle Jones
Philip HydeRodney Adams
Wayne JarrattSteve Fawkner
Trevor KentFrank Burke
Patsy KingGovernor Erica Davidson
Maggie KirkpatrickJoan "The Freak" Ferguson
Maxine KlibingaitisBobbie Mitchell
Margot KnightSharon Gilmour
Jude KuringNoeline Burke
Margaret LaurenceMarilyn Mason
Debra LawranceDaphne Graham
Serge LazareffDavid Andrews
Alan David LeeTony Berman
Val LehmanBea Smith
Genevieve LemonMarlene Warren
Louise LeNaySandy Edwards
Glenda LinscottRita "The Beater" Connors
Jenny LovellJennifer Hartley
Penny MaegraithPetra Roberts
Gerard MaguireJim Fletcher
George MallabyPaul Reid
Colette MannDoreen Anderson
Monica MaughanPat O'Connell
Judy McBurneyPixie Mason
Judith McGrathColleen Powell
Alethea McGrathDot Farrer
Babs McMillanCass Parker
Maggie MillarMarie Winter
Richard MoirEddie Cook
Amanda MuggletonChrissie Latham
Sheryl MunksMichelle "Brumby" Tucker
Victoria NicollsHeather Rodgers
Gerda NicolsonAnn Reynolds
Reylene PearcePhyllis Hunt
Anne PhelanMyra Desmond
Wendy PlayfairMinnie Donovan
Barry QuinDr Greg Miller
Lois RamsayEttie Parslow
Victoria RowlandMargaret "Spike" Marsh
Kate SheilJanet Conway
Louise SiversenLou Kelly
Carole SkinnerNola McKenzie
Jim SmillieSteve Wilson
Desiree SmithDelia Stout
Fiona SpenceVera Bennett
Rosalind SpiersCaroline Simpson
Lynda StonerEve Wilder
Taya StratonRose "Spider" Simpson
Kevin SummersBen Fulbright
Sonja TallisNora Flynn
Sigrid ThorntonRoslyn Coulson
Peita ToppanoKaren Travers
Kim TrengroveRachel Milsom
Pepe TrevorLexie Patterson
Terrie WaddellLisa Mullins
Mary WardJeanette "Mum" Brookes
Joy WestmoreJoyce Barry
Michael WinchesterMarty Jackson
Jackie WoodburneJulie Egbert
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