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A Cross Between Neighbours and A Family at War


That's basically how The Sullivans looks when you watch it nowadays. It is similar to A Family At War but it was also the pioneering Australian daytime soap. It features a lot of people who later went on to appear in Neighbours and I heard it also had an up and coming young actor called Mel Gibson in it. I wonder if school history teachers in Australia show it to their classes and draw comparisons with Neighbours to demonstrate how lifestyles for Austrlians have changed over 60 years. The Sullivans was made at the time of a nostalgia boom in TV started by Upsatirs Downstairs but frankly it shows how much more regimented and hard life was in days gone by.

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I am seeking information for a school project regarding the Sullivans
I have chosen 3 characters: Dave, Grace & Terry and write what each said and did in the story.
If anyone can help, it is very much appreciated
Pauline

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It was basically Neighbours and a family at war. There were a few Sullivans actors in the early day of Neighbours.


Its that man again!!

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