Runaway Island is set in Sydney, Australia in the 1830s. Miles and Simone Buchanan play Jamie and Jemma, the newly orphaned heirs to several thousand valuable acres of land. Cheated, harassed, and pursued by corrupt Australian officials, Jamie and Jemma take refuge on a remote island. Made for Australian television, Runaway Island was the first of a series of TV movies revolving around the adventures of Jamie, Jemma, and their many "misfit" allies.
- imDb Rating: 7.7 (22 Votes)
- Metascore: N/A
Australia 1830. Jemma and Jamie McCloud are left behind on their father's farm with their aunt Agatha. Lachlan McCloud sails to England to ask attention from the government to do something ...
- Rated: N/A
- Released: 15 Dec 1984
- Runtime: N/A
- Genre: Drama
- Director: N/A
- Writer: N/A
- Actors: Miles Buchanan
- Language: English
- Country: Australia
- Awards: N/A
- Total Seasons: 1
Episode 1x13; Dec 29, 1984
1x13: The Trap
1x12: Episode 12
1x11: The Secret of Deadman's Gorge
1x10: Danger in Digger's Flat
1x9: To the Goldfields
1x8: The Road to Freedom
1x7: In the Slave Stockade
1x6: Joe Marceau
1x5: The Will
Miles Buchanan as Jamie McLeod
Simone Buchanan as Jemma McLeod
Martin Phelan as Sgt. Musgrove
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|1||1||Escape to the Island||1984-10-06||30|
|7||7||In the Slave Stockade||1984-11-17||30|
|8||8||The Road to Freedom||1984-11-24||30|
|9||9||To the Goldfields||1984-12-01||30|
|10||10||Danger in Digger's Flat||1984-12-08||30|
|11||11||The Secret of Deadman's Gorge||1984-12-15||30|
|Miles Buchanan||as Jamie McLeod|
|Simone Buchanan||as Jemma McLeod|
|Martin Phelan||as Sgt. Musgrove|
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