800 Words: Season 3
South Pacific Pictures (2017)
TV Series  /  Comedy, Drama, Family
In Collection
Seen ItYes
IMDB   7.9
350 mins New Zealand / English
Digital    US - TV-PG
John Leigh Constable Tom
Olivia Tennet Siouxsie
Erik Thomson George Turner
Peter Elliott Big Mac
Jonny Brugh Monty
Michelle Langstone Fiona
Rick Donald Woody
Benson Jack Anthony Arlo Turner
Anna Jullienne Katie
Cian Elyse White Hannah
Melina Vidler Shay Turner
Emma Leonard Tracey
Manon Blackman Lindsay
Rob Kipa-Williams Zac
Reon Bell Billy
Mike Smith
Michael Hurst
Producer Kelly Martin
Tina Archibald
Writer Pip Hall
Kate McDermott
Cinematography Marty Smith
Musician Karl Steven

A recently widowed father, quits his job as a popular 800 word columnist for a top selling Sydney newspaper. Over the internet he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside town. He then has to break the news to his two teenage kids who just lost their mum, and now face an even more uncertain future. But the colourful and inquisitive locals ensure his dream of a fresh start does not go to plan.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    6/1/2018  1.  Episode #3.1
Weld mounts operation search and rescue for Ike, Zac and Steve. George contemplates possible fatherhood.
    Seen it: Yes    9/19/2017  2.  Episode #3.2
Shay struggles with the fallout from the sea rescue. A major surprise occurs at Woody and Tracey's engagement party.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    9/26/2017  3.  Episode #3.3
Shay goes to the dark side after suffering from a broken heart and Katie resurrects a teaching career.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    10/3/2017  4.  Episode #3.4
George gets an unlikely message from beyond the grave. Hannah tries to convince Tom she'd be a top cop.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    10/10/2017  5.  Episode #3.5
Tracey eventually uncovers the truth as Woody discovers something that can't be hidden. Shay gets more unwelcome attention from Ollie.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    10/17/2017  6.  Episode #3.6
George longs for solitude but his plan to get rid of his unwanted guests backfires.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    10/24/2017  7.  Episode #3.7
George enjoys having the house to himself. Woody fears for his safety at his stag party.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    10/24/2017  8.  Episode #3.8
George helps Monty write the best man speech and ponders his own wedding. A power outage threatens Woody and Tracey's big day.
    Seen it: Yes    8/14/2018  9.  Episode #3.9
George gets an unexpected visitor after making his big decision. Arlo tries to navigate the Lindsay situation and Monty surprises everybody when he hooks up with Ngahuia again.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    8/21/2018  10.  Episode #3.10
George's romantic night with Katie unravels. Fiona's baby plans hit an emotional and financial snag. And boot camp comes to Weld.
    Seen it: Yes   43 mins    8/28/2018  11.  Episode #3.11
George and Katie test their new relationship with a winter camp. Arlo and Poppy grow closer while Shay struggles with Ike moving on and Big Mac has a grand tourist plan for Weld.
    Seen it: Yes    9/4/2018  12.  Episode #3.12
Arlo two-times Lindsay and Poppy and suffers the fallout. George struggles in the parenting department and worries hes causing Billy's stress problem. Shay gets an unlikely visitor.
    Seen it: Yes    9/11/2018  13.  Episode #3.13
George and Woody fail to make up after Arlo's shenanigans. Ike receives unlikely help from Shay in his spiritual quest. A council restructure has Weld at risk of being swallowed up by Stafford.
    Seen it: Yes    9/18/2018  14.  Episode #3.14
The Turner family are forced to revisit their tragic past when a stranger walks into town. Poppy's outback justice upsets some of the Weld locals and the republican presidential race hots up.
    Seen it: Yes    9/25/2018  15.  Episode #3.15
George and Shay grow further apart. Shay gives Katie a serve after the fallout with Joe Cettino and Poppy cuts a chunk out of Lindsay.
    Seen it: Yes    10/2/2018  16.  Episode #3.16
Big Macs space race plans divide the town. George is worried that Katie could lose her home and Woody's worried hes about to lose his daughter.
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Series 800 Words
No. of Discs/Tapes 1
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