The Cult of the Family Series 1

  • Crime
  • β€’
  • 3 Episodes

Documentary series exploring the rise of fall of Australia’s most notorious cult, The Family, and its charismatic female leader, Anne Hamilton-Byrne.


Rosie Jones


Ep 1 Unseen, Unheard, Unknown

When a teenager escapes from a lakeside compound in 1987, many questions arise as police raid the property and find her siblings.

Ep 2 A Question Of Identity

The rescued children struggle to find a sense of normality. The cult leader is tracked down by detectives when she goes on the run.

Ep 3 In Search Of Justice

An insider’s testimony reveals enough evidence to arrest cult leader Anne Hamilton-Byrne and her husband Bill. But will justice be served?