Rachel Ward (The Thorn Birds) and Victoria Thaine star in a contemporary Australian story filmed on location in the dry farming region of the Adelaide Hills. Kate McDonald (Ward) is a tough veterinarian in Australia's outback; Jill Blake is her idealistic apprentice, just arrived from the city. Together they must deal with a mysterious sheep-killing disease, a crippling drought, and their own secrets. "A moving moral drama...hard and lean"--Weekend Australian. 6 episodes; approx. 326 min. on 2 DVDs.