The two central characters, Gary and Ros, decide to abandon the rat race of the city and move to a small holding in the imaginary SW of WA district of Ginninup. There they hope to live a quiet life in pleasant rural surroundings. Unfortunately for them it doesn’t quite work out as they expect.

Firstly there are the neighbours and, secondly, problems involving extended family members land on their doorstep. Things really get awkward when a couple of unpleasant visitors turn up looking for some “lost property”.

A Country Retreat is a comedy but involves some serious issues including mental health.

  • comedy
  • 115
  • 11 total
  • 5 female identifying, 6 male identifying
  • 18+
  • all ages
  • Australian Script Centre


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