Sylvania Waters (TV series)

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Sylvania Waters
Genre Reality
Country of origin Australia
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 12[1]
Production
Producer(s) Paul Watson
Running time 43-44 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel Australian Broadcasting Corporation[2][3]
Original run 7 March 1992 (1992-03-07) – 28 June 1992 (1992-06-28)

Sylvania Waters was an Australian reality television series that followed the lives of an Australian family – one of the first such programs in Australia.[4][5][6][7][8] It premiered on Australian television in 1992 and was co-produced by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).[9] The show documented the lives of Noeline Baker and Laurie Donaher of 48 Macintyre Crescent in the Sydney waterside suburb of Sylvania Waters over a six-month period, emphasising the couple's newfound wealth and luxurious lifestyle as well as interpersonal conflicts.[10][11][12]

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  1. ^ "The stitch-up merchant...". The Independent. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sylvania Waters 'made wife suicidal'". Herald Scotland. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  3. ^ "TV family saga offends sensitive Australians". The Independent. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  4. ^ "The Museum of Broadcast Communications - Encyclopedia of Television - Sylvania, Waters". Museum.tv. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  5. ^ Stephen Armstrong. "Interview: Paul Watson". the Guardian. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  6. ^ "TV family saga offends sensitive Australians". The Independent. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  7. ^ "ACA visits Noeline and Laurie". Televisionau.com. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  8. ^ Stephen Armstrong. "Interview: Paul Watson". the Guardian. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  9. ^ "A long way from Sylvania Waters". Theage.com.au. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  10. ^ "First Night: TV family makes Australians cringe: Sylvania Waters". The Independent. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  11. ^ "Sylvania Waters feud". aca. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 
  12. ^ "Reality takes a beating as Noeline rides again". Smh.com.au. Retrieved 24 November 2014. 

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