Mystery Road

Bunya Productions

Following on from the film of the same name, featuring big landscapes and stunning scenery, this is the Australian outback, specifically the town of Patterson. When two farmhands – Marley, a local Indigenous boy and Reese, a backpacker – go missing from a cattle station, Indigenous detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pederson, Jack Irish) is sent to this remote town to investigate. Loner Jay must work with smart, tough local cop Emma James (Judy Davis, Feud) and, as they investigate, they soon find themselves unpeeling the hidden layers of the town’s dark history, becoming embroiled in a deep mystery that will send shockwaves through the community.

Series One: 6 x 1 hour | Series Two: 6 x 1 hour