It is 1987. Bet and Michael are newly married and their hearts are set on the Australian dream - to own their own home. Like generations before them they have crossed the Nullarbor to seek their fortune.

'The Hope' is a corrugated-iron mining town where few fortunes are made and few marriages survive. Bet and Michael are innocents among The Hope's hardy inhabitants: Mrs G - fourth generation goldfields; Charlie - the topless barmaid; Boss - the enigmatic boss man, and the eerie presence of generations of previous occupants.

  • comedy drama
  • 100
  • 6 total
  • 3 female identifying, 3 male identifying
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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