The Flying Doctors (AU)
Set against the magnificent natural backdrop of the Australian outback, The Flying Doctors is a compelling human drama and a classic love story drawing on the tense dynamic between big city values and the challenging realities of remote rural life.
Series Fun Facts
- Lewis Fitz-Gerald started out as a pilot in the original series and returned as a doctor in the spin-off R.F.D.S. (AU).
- Maurie Fields and Val Jellay played husband and wife in this show. They were married in real life.
- The show was a huge success in Scandinavia and the Netherlands and re-runs are still shown on networks in Sweden, Finland and Holland.