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Episode 1
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It is 1788 in New South Wales, and dawn is breaking over the ramshackle camp where British convicts and their masters are waking up to another dangerous day.
Episode 2
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Freeman must tackle bully Marston, who is persisting in stealing his food. Drastic action is required.
Episode 3
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Reverend Johnson leads the community in prayer on a hot beach as they bury another poor soul who has succumbed to the hardships of life. After shouting is heard from out at sea, some .. show full overview
Episode 4
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Mary Johnson shares her past sorrow with the insightful convict Anne Meredith as the camp waits for news of Freeman.
Episode 5
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To everyone's amazement Freeman is alive, and Major Ross is deeply affected by a personal loss.
Episode 6
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Rebellion is in the air and Tommy's headstrong behaviour risks Elizabeth's future plans.
Episode 7
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James Freeman faces the most difficult decision of his life. With the prisoners far outnumbering the soldiers, what will the outcome be?