Mystery Road: Origin

Continuing / 7:00pm ABC (AU) 60 min.
Itís 1999, and Constable Jay Swan, a charismatic young officer arrives at his new station. Fresh from the city and tipped for big things, Jay might be the new copper, but heís not new to this town. His estranged father Jack lives here, as does the woman who will change his life forever, Mary. Mystery Road: Origin will explore how a tragic death, an epic love, and the brutal reality of life as a police officer straddling two worlds, form the indelible mould out of which will emerge, Detective Jay Swan.

Season 1

6 Episodes

The Kelly Gang's plans violently come to a head in a shootout at the Roadhouse. Mary gets too close to Josh's killers and Jay finds out who was really behind his father's death. (Final)
Aug 07 2022
After another heist by the Kelly Gang, Jay pieces together their identities and uncovers their hideout. Anousha finds an unexpected detail of the police investigation into Josh's death and suddenly finds herself in danger.
Jul 31 2022
Jay discovers Jack was deeply in debt and when Sputty also seems to be involved he becomes suspicious. Jay and Mary grow closer, Anousha acts for Ziggy and the Kelly Gang unexpectedly strikes again.
Jul 24 2022
Jay struggles with findings about Jack's death. He looks for clues pointing to foul play and he fights with Geraldine about how best to commemorate his father. Anousha searches for people involved with Josh's case.
Jul 17 2022
After a bizarre robbery, Jay leads a visit to a local gang that quickly escalates; Anousha seeks clues about Josh Allen's death; after the town's celebrations at the annual debutante ball, Jay's night takes a tragic turn.
Jul 10 2022
Police constable Jay Swan starts a new job in an outback mining town where he spent his youth. While investigating a series of robberies and pursuing the truth behind a personal tragedy, he meets the love of his life.
Jul 03 2022