Five Mile Creek

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For the stream in Missouri, see Fivemile Creek.
Five Mile Creek
Genre Drama
Written by David Boutland
Tom Hegarty
Directed by Frank Arnold
Gary Conway
Starring Louise Caire Clark
Liz Burch
Jay Kerr
Rod Mullinar
Michael Caton
Gus Mercurio
Priscilla Weems
Martin Lewis
Nicole Kidman
Country of origin Australia
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 39
Running time 46 minutes
Original network Seven Network
Original release 4 November 1983 (1983-11-04) – 7 August 1985 (1985-08-07)

Five Mile Creek is a western television drama series produced in Australia; starred Liz Burch, Louise Caire Clark, Rod Mullinar, Jay Kerr, Michael Caton, Peter Carroll, Gus Mercurio, Martin Lewis, Priscilla Weems and Nicole Kidman. It also featured a then-unknown Asher Keddie in her film debut. Jonathan Frakes was a guest star as Maggie's estranged husband, Adam Scott. The series aired on the Disney Channel in the US in the 1980s.[1]

Main cast[edit]


The first two seasons cost $12 million to make. The show was popular on the Disney Channel in the US but struggled in the ratings in Australia.[2]

DVD releases[edit]

Only Season One of Five Mile Creek has been released on DVD. No release information is known for Seasons Two and Three on DVD.[3]


  1. ^ Disney Channel Magazine (1980s-multiple months)
  2. ^ Albert Moran, Moran's Guide to Australian TV Series, AFTRS 1993 p 177-178
  3. ^ Five Mile Creek - The Complete First Season

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