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The Cult of the Family Season 1

3 Episodes Crime

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


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?

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