DVD titled ' ANZACS ' . A 1985 5-part (~2hrs per part total duration 524 minutes) Australian Nine Network miniseries set in World War I. The series follows the lives of a group of young Australian men who enlist in the 8th Battalion (Australia WWI AIF) of the First Australian Imperial Force in 1914, fighting first at Gallipoli in 1915, and then on the Western Front for the remainder of the war.
Although a war drama Australian WWI Historian Patsy Adam-Smith consulted to the production for historical accuracy. Most of the major Australian Battles of WWI are depicted in the series. Great production for th ewar scenes also to see what digger life may have been like back in the French billets out of the trenches.
Included Paul Hogan, of "Crocodile" Dundee fame as Lance Corporal Pat Cleary, Jon Blake (The Lighthorsemen) as Captain Flanagan, Andrew Clarke (TV's The Man from Snowy River) as Captain Martin Barrington, and Megan Williams (TV's The Sullivans) as Nurse Kate Baker.