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form y separately published work icon Delta series - publisher   film/TV  
Issue Details: First known date: 1969... 1969 Delta
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A fictional television drama series about a mobile scientific laboratory operated by the Delta group, an independent, non-profit research organisation loosely based on the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). As 'scientific trouble-shooters,' the Delta team make their expertise available to individuals, groups, and industry, community, or government bodies anywhere in Australia, using the latest scientific instruments to tackle whatever problems are brought to them. The mobile labs are backed up by scientists and research workers in many fields. Over the course of the series, the Delta group tackles a wide range of issues from industrial espionage to disease and bushfires.

Notes

  • For further details on the ABC's Delta series, see the Classic Australian Television website (q.v.)

  • Award-winning and individually published episodes in this series are included on AustLit.

Includes

14
form y separately published work icon Look Thy Last John Martin , Australia : ABC Television , 1970 Z1360991 1970 single work film/TV
— Appears in: Close-Up : Scripts from Australian Television's Second Decade 1971; (p. 28-74)
The Delta team are called in to investigate problems in a coal mine.
Australia : ABC Television , 1970
19
form y separately published work icon A Touch of DFP Tony Morphett , Australia : ABC Television , 1970 6039948 1970 single work film/TV

'Inger Petri and Jeff Mallow are working on a routine assignment checking the safety of crop-dusting solution for Carters Laboratories when Mallow is sprayed by a crop dusting plane and collapses, near death. Inger suspects foul play.'

Source: Classic Australian Television. (Sighted: 11/6/2013)

Australia : ABC Television , 1970

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1969
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      Australia,
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      ABC Television ,
      1969-1970 .
      Extent: 23x60 min. episodes (2 seasons)p.
      Description: Black and white

Awards

Winner AWGIE Awards Best Script for a TV Drama Series (Episode 19; 'A Touch of DFP') by Tony Morphett
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