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32. A Job For Kragg

Quint.......Frank Foster-Brown
Martin Kane.......John Faassen
Miles Hewison.......John Gray
Kylie Gardiner.......Pat Lovell
Site manager.......Vaughan Tracey
Brandt.......Raymond O'Reilly
Bladen.......Mick Ryan
Agent.......Tom Pett
Hogan.......Max McAllister
Hewison's secretary.......Joy Rushworth
Kane's secretary.......Jennifer Hurley

Script.......Ian Jones
Director.......Ted Gregory
Film Director.......Andrew Swanson
Producers.......Dorothy Crawford, Ian Crawford & Allan Trevor

Synopsis: Kragg has defected and is now an SCU3 agent, and Blake sends him on a trial assignment to Sydney. When Kragg gases a COSMIC agent, Hunter goes after him, suspecting his loyalties. Smith, in Sydney involved in an industrial espionage racket, is killed trying to evade capture.

Notes: Final episode with Ronald Morse as Mr. Smith. Segments filmed in Sydney.

Airdate:
Melbourne
22/5/68
Adelaide 4/6/68
Wollongong NSW 26/6/68
Tamworth NSW 27/6/68
Newcastle NSW 15/7/68

33. The Comeback

Vargon.......Jack Hume
Mersey.......Syd Conabere
Delaney.......Terry Norris
Sheridan York.......Bettina Welch
Kit Bailey.......John Unicomb
Sgt. Reynolds.......Brian Wenzel
Byron.......Robert Maxa
Const. Fletcher.......Max Rackham
Jane.......Ronee Silvermann
Harvey.......Alwyn Owen

Script.......Terry Stapleton

Synopsis: Hunter is summoned to a country town where there is evidence that an agent has been selling secrets. The motive behind attempts to frame Kragg and involve Hunter in a suicide pact with a wealthy widow become clear when Vargon arrives on the scene.

Notes: The opening titles were altered slightly - Ronald Morse as Mr. Smith was dropped and more recent action scenes were included.

Airdate:
Melbourne
29/5/68
Adelaide 11/6/68
Newcastle NSW 22/7/68

 

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Ep. 32: Pat Lovell and John Gray.

 

34. War Hawks

Ted Bean.......Edward Ogden
Gorman.......Walter Sullivan
Alison Bean.......Jill Forster
Mason.......Max Osbiston
Kincaid.......Moray Powell
Herbert Winter.......Michael Boddy
Nash.......Ross Sharp
Security guard.......Russell Gray
Moran.......Olaf Vengkevics
Jordan.......Maxwell Sutch
Little.......Paul Eddey

Synopsis: COSMIC try to pinpoint a mysterious radio transmitter which is jamming vital naval communications. Their first lead comes when Herbert Winter, a security guard, is murdered at a large electronics factory. Hunter's investigations lead him to suspect that a group of extremists are attempting to spark off a nuclear war.

Airdate:
Melbourne
5/6/68
Sydney 6/6/68
Adelaide 18/6/68
Orange NSW 26/6/68

 

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Gerard Kennedy and Tony Ward.

35. The Chameleon

Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Mersey.......Syd Conabere
Miss Corey.......Moya O'Sullivan
Vosper.......Reg Gillam
Samantha.......Gypsy Burt
Council agent.......Ken Weaver
Gabby.......Don Hogan
Miss Rundle.......Clare Franklin
Mossop.......Alan Rowe
Warder 1.......Lindsay Wilson
Warder 2.......Russell Beedles
Constable.......John Cavanagh
Boy.......Edwin Evans

Film Director.......Andrew Swanson

Synopsis: Hunter accuses an international VIP of being associated with a subversive organisation. Hunter's girlfriend Samantha is then kidnapped in an effort to make Hunter reveal his identity to enemy agents.

Airdate:
Melbourne
12/6/68
Sydney 13/6/68
Toowoomba QLD 22/6/68
Wollongong NSW 19/7/68

36. Breaking Point

Jane Stewart.......Lee Tholen
Igor Leskov.......Eric Reiman
Varka Leskov.......Marie Clarke
Brankoveitch.......Richard May
Bida.......Kevin Leslie
Tupoley.......Zarko Dugandzic
David Morgan.......Vaughan Tracy
Orlov.......Max Bruch
Williams.......Geoffrey Todd
Timmy Williams.......Peter Weissmann
Ropat puppet 1.......Alan Rowe
Ropat puppet 2.......Patti Perkins

Synopsis: Hunter and Kragg work to encourage the defection of a foreign diplomat who has been active as an enemy agent. They uncover his strange double life with an Australian girl working at the embassy, which is threatening his marriage.

Airdate:
Melbourne
19/6/68
Sydney 20/6/68
Adelaide 2/7/68
Wollongong NSW 26/7/68

37. Operation Judas

Ted Cook.......Rod Mullinar
Harry Rowe.......Tony Bazell
Vivien Rowe.......Janne Coghlan
Mrs. Parkhurst.......Queenie Ashton
Dr. Parkhurst.......Charles MacCallum
Mercer.......Peter Noble
Garrick.......Donald Bamforth
Susan Shepherd.......Stephanie Shay
Townsend.......Tony Standen
Solar.......John Waxman

Synopsis: A scheming, ruthless security agent's wife causes the death of two Australians attempting to rescue Parkhurst, a famous scientist being held prisoner on a Pacific atoll. Before identifying the traitors, Hunter and Kragg go to the island to rescue Parkhurst, but first they must get past the ruthless woman.

Airdate:
Melbourne
26/6/68
Sydney 27/6/68
Adelaide 9/7/68
Orange NSW 17/7/68

 

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Ep. 35: Gypsy Burt and Tony Ward.

38. Soft Back

Geraldine Monk.......Yvonne Matthews
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Jonathan Monk.......Robert McDarra
Eden Kemp.......Peter Drake
Mr. Sun.......Alex Cann
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Benjamin.......Moshe Kadem
Judo attendant.......Barry Bell
Paper seller.......Max Reddy

Synopsis: An unstable author with wife trouble pleads for a job with COSMIC. When he receives an alternative offer, Hunter and Kragg must work quickly to uncover a spy ring the wife works for, but they come across opposition from a man in a wheelchair and a karate strongman. The SCU3 unit moves to new headquarters.

Airdate:
Melbourne
3/7/68
Sydney 4/7/68
Adelaide 16/7/68
Orange NSW 24/7/68
Canberra 2/12/68

39. Death Watch

Lang.......Don Crosby
Marriot.......Alistair Duncan
Dyson.......Paul Eddey
Sandy Taylor.......Pamela Raymond
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Maloney.......Ross Osterlin
Jones.......John Rohan
Yates.......Bryon Williams
Dr. Taylor.......John Gould
Dr. Kelly.......Telford Jackson
Warner.......Leonard Batty
Mbutu.......Robert Maza

Synopsis: Hunter and Kragg have their hands full trying to prevent a group of fanatics from assassinating an African Head of State on a wheat buying mission in Australia.

Airdate:
Melbourne
10/7/68
Sydney 11/7/68
Adelaide 23/7/68
Canberra 9/12/68

 

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Anne Morgan.

40. The Late John Hunter

Freya Hansen.......Judy Jack
Brian Clarke.......Kevin Miles
Silvermann.......Owen Weingott
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Phil Jackson.......Kevin Golsby
Malbek.......Vlado Gregory
Krazner.......Keith Davies
Brunov.......Klaus Pinker
Hogan.......Robert Bogdan
Steigler.......David Spurling
Jules.......Richard Brown
Peasant woman.......Emily Boehling

Synopsis: The secret police chief of an East European country plans the deaths of key Western agents, and when Hunter goes sky-diving he is surprised to find a strange pilot. Hunter's death is feigned while parachuting from the aircraft, and seven retailers of secret dossiers on international espionage agents read of his 'death' and use it to depose the East European police chief. So expertly is Hunter's death faked that when Kragg tries to track down the killer suspicion falls on Blake, as all clues seem to point to him as the guilty man.

Airdate:
Melbourne
17/7/68
Sydney 18/7/68
Adelaide 30/7/68
Lismore NSW 26/8/68

41. Counterfeit

Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Jules Darrault.......Luc Olivier
Angela.......Marcella Burgoyne
Bob Dexter.......Kurt Ludescher
Riga.......Francis Holbrook
Jack Meredith.......William Hodge
Parks.......Earl Francis
Schroeder.......Bruce Weate
Gates.......Stephen Overall

Synopsis: An American CIA agent is killed while tracking down a gang of international forgers. Hunter and Kragg investigate the local operations of a forging ring, and Julie Coleman goes undercover to win the confidence of one of the ring's couriers. They soon discover that the counterfeit money is part of a plot to destroy the security of Australia.

Airdate:
Melbourne
24/7/68
Sydney 25/7/68

 

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Ep. 40: Judy Jack and Owen Weingott.

42. A Dark Reunion

Leigh Sullivan.......Gabrielle Hartley
Napoleon.......Bryon Williams
Denise Mitchell.......Maggie Millar
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Edwina.......Lynn Flanagan
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Donovan.......Gregory Reed
Peters.......Reginald Martin
Lynch.......Bruce Douglas
Air hostess.......Marianne Nichols
COSMIC agent.......Terry Farquhar
Receptionist.......Colleen Miller
Van driver.......Stephen Powell
Reporter.......Alan Hutchinson
Newsreader.......Eric Pearce

Script.......Terry Stapleton
Director.......Ted Gregory
Film Director.......Andrew Swanson
Producers.......Dorothy Crawford, Ian Crawford & Allan Trevor

Synopsis: Hunter is sent to Adelaide to investigate a girl working at the Woomera Rocket Range who has been giving out classified information to 'Napoleon', an enemy agent under cover as a fashion designer. Hunter works with Leigh Sullivan, with whom he had a romance in London nine years earlier. They broke up when Hunter found her with another man, but now he learns that all along she was an MI-5 agent, and the love affair is rekindled - but tragically ends with her murder.

Airdate:
Melbourne 31/7/68
Traralgon VIC 31/7/68
Adelaide 13/8/68

 

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Ep. 42: Gabrielle Hartley and Tony Ward.

43. The VC Bullet

Suzette.......Liz Harris
Henricks.......Robert Bruning
Tim.......Gary Gray
Mrs. Golding.......Leila Blake
Harrison.......Brian Wenzel
Golding.......John Cavanagh
Cullen.......Max McAllister
Constable.......Peter Boyle
Mobile Constable.......Conrad Jury

Synopsis: A private detective, working for a murder victim's wife, kidnaps a girl who has lived in Vietnam because they believe she has important papers dealing with the South-East Asian political situation, and they want the papers at any cost.

Airdate:
Melbourne
7/8/68
Adelaide 20/8/68
Toowoomba QLD 24/8/68

44. The Visitor

Kerry Dolan.......Carole-Ann Aylett
Yusef.......Alex Mozart
Bronski.......John Llewellyn
Inspector Stafford.......Vaughan Tracey
Eva.......Lynn Taylor
Patopolous.......Vlado Gregory
Constable 1.......Russell Beedles
Constable 2.......Martin Levin
Compere.......Burt Cooper
Lindstrom.......Roy Day
Bert O'Donnell.......Gordon Malcolm
Seaman.......Gregory Reed
Girl.......Francis Dunn

Synopsis: A glamorous Lido showgirl is murdered aboard a luxury yacht moored at Williamstown, and the prime suspect is an international oil financier. Hunter and Kragg work together with Russian agents to find the killer.

Airdate:
Melbourne
14/8/68
Brisbane 24/8/68
Canberra 13/1/69

 

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Ep. 43: Liz Harris.

45. Brain Storm

Phan Lin.......Richard Meikle
Det. Sgt. Emerson.......Robert Bruning
Vargon.......Jack Hume
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Kim.......Elizabeth Jones
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Mrs. Beecher.......Marion Johns
Wilfred.......David Sterle
Johnny.......Klaus Pinker
Sam.......Peter Whittle
Bob Brodie.......Tex Clarke
Det. Milne.......Tony Doherty
Police Officer.......Max Rackham

Synopsis: An indoctrination expert sets out to manipulate Kragg's mind. In a lonely and bizarre setting, Kragg is subjected to every technique of brainwashing in an attempt to make him betray Hunter.

Notes: Segments filmed in Sydney.

Airdate:
Melbourne
21/8/68
Sydney 22/8/68

46. The Executioner

Proctor.......John Gregg
Vargon.......Jack Hume
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Martha Richter.......Nina Gregory
Felix Richter.......Leonard Bullen
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Kenneth Osborn.......Robert Quilter
Nina.......Beverly Farren-Price
Trudy.......Patricia Weismann
Tracy.......Jan Healy
Dr. Forbes.......George Richardson
Donald Morton.......Raymond Long
Anton.......Alberto Vila

Synopsis: An internationally famous concert singer, Martha Richter, makes a hazardous deal with a certain Mr. X to bring about her father's release from a top security prison behind the Iron Curtain. Her romantic and unrealistic action sets off a chain reaction that travels halfway around the world, and creates a dangerous situation in Australia where Hunter and Kragg have to protect her.

Notes: Screening in Melbourne was held over from a previous month due to a similar plotline in a recent episode.

Airdate:
Sydney 1/8/68
Melbourne
28/8/68

 

47. On The Rocks

Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Ernest Rachman.......Kurt Ludescher
Rev. Marsden.......Moray Powell
Hoppy.......Roger Cox
'Alf The Frog'.......Luigi Villani
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Pierre Radin.......Peter Williams
Joe Epstein.......Ray Angel
Ben Meir.......Lou Vernon
Bookseller.......George Walsh
COSMIC agent.......Les James
Passenger.......Tony Ingersent

Synopsis: Hunter and Kragg infiltrate a mission for distressed seamen, which is in reality an agency for smuggling derelict politicians in and out of Australia.

Airdate:
Melbourne
4/9/68
Adelaide 17/9/68

 

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Anne Morgan.

48. The Scar

Cathy Blake.......Suzy Kendall
Gregori Loschenko.......Hans Farkash
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Josef Vortak.......Robert McDarra
Diana Blake.......Marie Trevor
Malensky.......Ron Roberts
Brian Chappell.......Gavin Arden
Reporter.......Michael Schildberger
Waitress.......Patricia Fordham

Synopsis: Blake's daughter Cathy falls in love with Russian poet Josef Vortak, who is also an intelligence man. Vortak flies to Australia to meet her before they both go to live in the USSR. Russian operative Gregori Loschenko, with whom Hunter worked in Singapore, approaches Blake with a unique proposition designed to thwart any idea of Vortak's marriage to Cathy. Blake and Hunter are forced to consider co-operating with the Russian agent.

Airdate:
Melbourne
11/9/68
Adelaide 24/9/68

49. The Immovable Object

Sharon Reid.......Lorraine Bayly
David Pressley.......Mark Albiston
Harold Larbo.......Eric Reiman
Janice Pressley.......Coralie Neville
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Security guard.......Robert Harding
Brian Fairweather.......Laidley Mort
Walter Rockman.......Allan Trevor
Army Captain.......Adrian Hume-Cook

Synopsis: Sabotage is feared when an explosion rocks a government munitions plant, and Hunter and Kragg are called in to investigate the disaster. Chief among the suspects is a scientist who is known to have communist sympathies, and who has a security clearance.

Airdate:
Melbourne
18/9/68
Adelaide 1/10/68

50. The Long Weekend

Wade.......Terence Donovan
Eric Cardwell.......Ken Goodlet
Carol Jordan.......Hilary Bamberger
Sally Jordan.......Donna Hammond
Samantha.......Gypsy Burt
Inspector.......Norman Kaye
Graham.......Michael McCarthy

Synopsis: A lawyer with a distinguished Korean War record sets out on a bizarre mission to kill Kragg, who is on a bush picnic with a widow and her 10-year-old daughter.

Airdate:
Melbourne
25/9/68
Adelaide 8/10/68

 

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Nigel Lovell, Anne Morgan, Gerard Kennedy and Tony Ward.

51. Misfit

Sue.......Rowena Wallace
David Wilkinson.......Gary Gray
Malik.......Richard May
Golko.......Benjamin Gaule
Paul Hillier.......Raymond Long
Chris Frazer.......John Derum
Rostov.......Ken Weaver
Bond.......Peter Drake
Kaplan.......Frank Rich
Belitski.......John Waxman
Croupier.......Hank Ebes
Inman.......Stanley Berkoff

Synopsis: Gambling debts and Sue, a girlfriend with expensive tastes working for his office, force SEATO man David Wilkinson to the brink of espionage. He photographs secret documents for agents who threaten to falsely identify him as their contact in SEATO. Hunter and Kragg have to work fast to stop him from destroying his life and his country.

Airdate:
Melbourne
2/10/68
Adelaide 15/10/68

52. Message From Hong Kong

Janet McGregor.......Gerda Nicolson
Grant.......Terry Norris
Bryant.......Ron Haddrick
Max Holland.......Norman Kaye
Forbes Smith.......William Hodge
Wilson.......Earl Francis
Warehouse man.......Luigi Villani
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Tonkin.......Neil Phillipson
Chou Hang.......George Wong
Driver.......Lucien Collard
Chinese official.......Albert Tan
Chinese Officer.......Ian Lim Joon
Waiter.......Joseph Callus

Synopsis: Hunter and Kragg fly to Hong Kong to exchange diplomatic prisoners with a hostile Asian power. When they return to Australia, the former prisoner, Bryant, renews an old love affair that leads him to become, on behalf of an Oriental country, a double agent. He also dupes a university professor in the secret employ of an Asian country.

Airdate:
Melbourne
9/10/68
Adelaide 22/10/68
Albury NSW 3/11/68
Newcastle NSW 2/12/68

 

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Tony Ward.

53. The Lost One

Anna Polanski.......Jeanie Drynan
Sir Benjamin Hart.......Alwyn Kurts
Tamas Spivak.......Alistair Duncan
Irena Polanski.......Joan Winchester
George.......Peter Whittle
Inspector Fox.......Allan Trevor
Ludwig.......Louis Wishart
Marty.......Guy Le Claire
Mrs. West.......Wendy Playfair
Stan.......Peter Armstrong
Const. Rule.......Max Rackham
Rick.......Richard Brown
Darren.......Hank Ebes
Candy.......Maria Kaye
Taxi driver.......Peter Corbett

Synopsis: In a dramatic moment, Kragg unwittingly performs a service for Australian security when he rescues an attractive Polish girl who was trying to commit suicide at The Gap in Sydney.

Notes: Segments filmed in Sydney.

Airdate:
Melbourne
16/10/68
Adelaide 29/10/68
Mt Gambier SA 31/10/68
Newcastle NSW 9/12/68
Mildura VIC 17/12/69

54. Rising Of The Moon

Gail Mathieson.......Tina Cornioley
Irwin Gessler.......Brian James
Andrew Mathieson.......Leonard Bullen
Dermott O'Kane.......Allen Bickford
Claire Mathieson.......Elizabeth Kirkby
Maggie.......Pamela Hewes
Sergeant.......Telford Jackson
Maid.......Barbara Better
Model.......Cathy Wood
Photographer.......Stephen Overall

Synopsis: Investigating the macabre death of a young student, Hunter and Kragg are plunged into a nightmare world of black magic and witchcraft as they both go undercover, Kragg assuming the role of a detective.

Airdate:
Melbourne
23/10/68
Adelaide 5/11/68

 

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Gerard Kennedy and Nigel Lovell.

55. A Piece Of String

Gaff.......Graham Rouse
Shandy.......Kevin Leslie
White.......Frank Taylor
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Elwyn Woolrich.......John Dease
Tania.......Brenda Gayle
Detective.......Laidley Mort

Synopsis: Hunter and Kragg help Shandy, a vagrant who tries to sell information to Australian security. Shandy's intentions were good, but now his life is threatened, and Kragg poses as an escaped murderer in order to protect him.

Airdate:
Melbourne 30/10/68
Ballarat VIC 30/10/68
Traralgon VIC 30/10/68
Adelaide 12/11/68
Wollongong NSW 6/12/68

56. The Smaller They Are

Tom Banner.......Guy Le Claire
Karenin.......Eric Reiman
Vera Banner.......Diana Greentree
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Alison Miller.......Shirley Cameron
Bridget.......Sandra Jones
Don.......Reginald Print
Drummond.......Carl Bennett
Andrews.......Francis Raggatt
Builder.......Nevil Thurgood
Mr. X.......Kurt Beimel

Synopsis: Tom Banner, a trusted clerk with an electronics firm for 12 years, plans to sell a secret document to please his young and discontented wife. He finds himself trapped in a world of espionage, with a disillusioned Australian agent as his only ally.

Notes: First episode with Rod Mullinar as Gil Martin.

Airdate:
Melbourne
6/11/68
Adelaide 19/11/68
Wollongong NSW 13/12/68
Canberra 7/4/69

 

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Ep. 55: Tony Ward and Kevin Leslie.

57. Misadventure

Kenric Nestrl.......Jeff Ashby
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Bob Wilson.......Ron Parry
Mikash.......David Spurling
Col. Ashton.......William Hodge
Fishta.......Brian Moll
Capt. Bronski.......John Llewellyn
Prosecutor.......Howard Griffiths
General.......Arthur Barradell-Smith
Biggs.......Terence Donovan
Beckett.......John Benton
Woman.......Lucia Kalnina
Landlady.......Elizabeth Pallaghy
Sir Howard Marks.......Kenric Hudson

Script.......Howard Griffiths
Director.......Ted Gregory
Film Director.......Andrew Swanson
Producers.......Dorothy Crawford, Ian Crawford & Allan Trevor
Story Editor.......Monte Miller

Synopsis: On loan to British Intelligence, Hunter goes behind the Iron Curtain to investigate the defection of a communist leader. But things go wrong for British Intelligence and for Hunter - he is captured, placed on trial, and executed by a firing squad.

Notes: Final episode with Tony Ward as John Hunter. Rod Mullinar does not appear in this episode.

Airdate:
Melbourne
13/11/68
Adelaide 26/11/68
Orange NSW 4/12/68

 

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Ep. 57: Jeff Ashby, Tony Ward and Brian Moll.

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Ep. 57: Tony Ward.

58. Crusader

Sue Gallagher.......Wendy Hughes
Pat Gallagher.......Owen Weingott
Jean Gallagher.......Patsy King
Stringer.......George Assang
Penny.......Tina Grenville
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Richard Gallagher.......Bob Moore
Quentin.......Roger Carroll
Carmen Ford.......Joanne Neville
Mrs. Korpak.......Barbara Brandon
Korpak.......Mackie Smetana
Roach.......Earl Francis
Inspector Johns.......Allan Stewart
Det. Rolph.......Reginald Print
Harry Barker.......Frank Holbrook
Dr. Bryant.......Reg Dell
Hamilton.......George Richardson
Jeff Mills.......Robert Ruggiero
Ted Ryan.......Robert Harding
David Gallagher.......Keith Reid
Magdalena.......Carol-Ann Aylett
Reporter.......Allan Hutchinson
Photographer.......David Stanborough
Sir Howard Marks.......Kenric Hudson

Synopsis: When a VIP house caretaker is found dead, a hard-hitting, idealistic politician bent on justice and truth quarrels with the police about their suicide verdict. The politician becomes an embarrassment to COSMIC and a dangerous nuisance to a Saigon vice lord visiting Melbourne.

Notes: New opening titles.

Airdate:
Melbourne
27/11/68
Adelaide 3/12/68
Orange NSW 11/12/68
Newcastle NSW 13/1/69

 

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Ep. 58: George Assang.

59. The Strangers

Anderson.......Norman Yemm
Hinksman.......Brian Moll
Verna.......Maggie Millar
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Leela.......Leila Blake
Beglow.......Allan Trevor
Station Master.......Roger Cox
Don Brown.......Max MacAlister
Green.......Terry Trewans
Billy Bostock.......John Quinlan
Joe Harris.......Ron Little
Doctor.......John Gould
Taxi driver.......Ron Baker
Selman.......Harry Martin
Lewis.......John Cavanagh
Joe Hallet.......Stephen Overall
Evelyn Jones.......Louise Borg

Synopsis: When too many strangers arouse the curiosity of a country station master, COSMIC agents are launched into the investigation of an isolated homestead patrolled by powerful motorcycles, and where strangers are unwelcome.

Airdate:
Melbourne
22/1/69
Adelaide 4/2/69
Canberra 28/4/69

60. Deep Water

Lai-Lan.......Anne Lucas
Errol Bremner.......Kevin Golsby
Ashley.......Don Skelton
Walker.......James Moss
Shannon.......Keith Davies
Doctor.......Wally Saunders

Synopsis: When Gil Martin is assigned to a visiting American campaigner suspected of subversion activity, Blake and Kragg clash, triggering a series of events which lead to Kragg being suspected of attempted murder.

Airdate:
Melbourne
29/1/69

 

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Anne Morgan and Nigel Lovell.

61. Hole In The Net

Bergstrom.......Robert Bruning
Peter Kramer.......Terry Norris
Kay Maynard.......Judy Jack
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Helen Kramer.......Lyn James
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Cleghorn.......Ivor Bromley
Jackson.......Hank Ebes
Anderson.......John Gauci
Neumann.......Doug Mummery
Vargon.......Jack Hume

Synopsis: When Julie Coleman witnesses the murder of a holidaying fisherman in Western Australia, COSMIC begin to draw in a large net of strangers who are trying to learn the secrets of a maritime early warning system.

Airdate:
Sydney 12/12/68
Melbourne
5/2/69
Adelaide 18/2/69
Canberra 12/5/69

62. A Matter Of Immunity

Inge Christian.......Tina Cornioley
Ron White.......Alwyn Kurts
Dr. Paul Muller.......Jeff Ashby
Dr. Christian.......Kurt Ludescher
Capt. Jansen.......Norman Kaye
Mal Gaza.......Graham Rouse
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Helga Kranz.......Ann Mulliner
Tony Greirson.......Gordon Malcolm
Bob Lane.......Terence Ward
Otto.......Alfred Hoff
Sir Howard Marks.......Kenric Hudson

Synopsis: Kragg is installed as a staff driver after the murder of an Australian chauffeur in an embassy. Learning that one of the ambassador's two beautiful daughters is laying a lethal trap for him doesn't make Kragg's life any easier.

Airdate:
Melbourne
12/2/69
Adelaide 25/2/69

 

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Rod Mullinar.

63. Neptune

Peter Grant.......Terence Donovan
Bergman.......Brian McDermott
Rina Jackson.......Judy Lamerton
Mick Jackson.......Don Crosby
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Cameron.......Tom Loveday
Foster.......Max Osbiston
Tom Warden.......Roger Cox
Todd.......Edward Ogden

Synopsis: When a British scientist is mysteriously missing from an army establishment at Queenscliff, Kragg and Martin take undercover jobs in the area to solve his disappearance. The rather eccentric scientist has vital information relating to the top secret 'Project Neptune'.

Airdate:
Sydney 5/12/68
Melbourne
19/2/69
Canberra 26/5/69

 

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Ep. 63: Brian McDermott and Terence Donovan.

64. Dead Man Talking

Heidi Frankel.......Lee Tholen
Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Else.......Nina Gregory
Dieter.......John Edmund
Gunther Vulkan.......Terry Stapleton
Berowitz.......Barry Rohoe
Mike Benson.......Nevil Thurgood
Doctor.......Telford Jackson
Foster.......Jim Robertson
Neighbour.......Christine Calcutt
Photographer.......Keith Lawrence
Taxi driver.......Tom Travers
Senior Constable.......John Cavanagh
Reporter 1.......Terry Coyle
Reporter 2.......Frank Hamilton

Script.......Terry Stapleton

Synopsis: When a French spy commits suicide, Kragg and Martin try to discover his identity and locate his contacts in Australia. Kragg's girlfriend, East German girl Heidi Frankel, leads the COSMIC agents into a difficult and dangerous assignment.

Airdate:
Melbourne
26/2/69
Adelaide 11/3/69

 

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Ep. 64: Lee Tholen.

65. The Send Off

Julie Coleman.......Anne Morgan
Heidi Frankel.......Lee Tholen
Sir Howard Marks.......Kenric Hudson
Sir Bentley Cooper.......Raymond Westwall
Diana Blake.......Marie Trevor
Timothy.......Barry Donnelly
Doug Marshall.......Gordon Timmins
Sally.......Tina Grenville
Paul Chartier.......Roland Bonett
Max.......Barry Bell
Man 1.......Noel Oliver
Man 2.......Mick Ryan
In flashback scenes:
John Hunter....... Tony Ward
Jan Lestrovic.......Keith Eden
Georgie Savage.......Patricia Smith
Vargon.......Jack Hume

Script.......Terry Stapleton
Director.......Ted Gregory
Film Director.......Andrew Swanson
Producers.......Dorothy Crawford, Ian Crawford & Allan Trevor
Script Editor.......Monte Miller


Synopsis: COSMIC bosses have to choose between Kragg and Martin for the coveted 'Hunter' title, and with it an important and dangerous mission to Hong Kong. Kragg's experience is weighed against Martin's youth and polish, until a fatal flaw is discovered in one of them: A situation is 'set up' to see how Martin and Kragg react. Martin gets the 'Hunter' job, and Kragg leaves COSMIC and marries his girlfriend Heidi Frankel.

Airdate:
Melbourne
5/3/69
Adelaide 18/3/69

 

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Gerard Kennedy.