Water Rats

TV Week: “An Inconvenient Proposal!” Water Rats 13th July 1996

When Knocker pops the question to Goldie on Water Rats, it’s a case of …

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TV Week: “It’s Showdown Time Again!” Water Rats 19th July 1997

After last year’s big Shootout Finale, for Water Rats Cop Goldie …

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TV Week: “Goldie and Frank Roll Back” Water Rats 8th February 1997

… but Water Rats might not feature the romance viewers were expecting.

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Remembering Sophie Heathcote

15 years ago today, at the young age of 33, Sophie Heathcote sadly passed away after an aneurism cut her life short. It was a shock to her family, friends, and to the Australian television industry.

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Catherine McClements: Rush

After her very successful role on Water Rats, Catherine McClements returned to the small screen in Channel Ten’s explosive new action series, Rush. She starred as the boss of tactical response Inspector Kerry Vincent for four seasons.

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Behind the Scenes on Water Rats

Following on from the fantastic interview with Catherine McClements about her time on Water Rats, Catherine has shared some of her pictures from behind the scenes on Water Rats, we can’t thank Catherine enough for this, please enjoy…

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Catherine McClements: Water Rats

Catherine McClements joined Water Rats and worked closely with Colin Friels to build the show into a big hit of the 90’s.

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Peter Mochrie: Water Rats

Peter Mochrie played John “Knocker” Harrison during the first series of Water Rats. His character was a fan favourite and his betrayal of the Rats will go down in history as one of the biggest and best storylines in Australian drama of the 90’s.

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TV Week: “Knocker’s a Dirty Rat!” Water Rats 1996

Peter Mochrie has good reason to be happy. How Water Rats character, Det. Sen Sgt John “Knocker” Harrison, has gradually emerged from the background of the Nine Network series to become one of its most liked characters.

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Hal McElroy: Water Rats

Hal McElroy developed Water Rats with John Hugginson and Tony Morphett. The show ran for 6 years on the Nine Network and was very successful overseas. Hal was executive producer for the first 66 episodes.

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“Colin Battles Cancer” Water Rats 11th May 1998

BRAVE Water Rats star Colin Friels is fighting back after a brush with cancer and – determined to defy TV gossip – has signed on for the fourth series of the Nine Network’s hit show.

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“Heeding The Call” Murder Call 8th September 1997

With a new role and a new love, Peter Mochrie’s restless years are past…

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TV Week: “Goldie… good as gone” Water Rats 31st July 1999

AFTER months of speculation about whether or not Catherine McClements would be leaving Water Rats, it has finally been confirmed that the publicity-shy Logie Award-winner is hitting the road.

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TV Week: “Crazy For You” Water Rats 25th July 1998

Goldie becomes the target of an obsessive woman when the detective saves her from suicide…

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