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Russell Coight's All Aussie Adventures 

Slapstick mockumentary about an enthusiastic Aussie wildlife expert, Russell Coight, whose haphazard and inept adventuring style ensures that he is a danger to anything and anyone he meets, not to mention himself.
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Glenn Robbins Glenn Robbins ...  Russell Coight 20 episodes, 2001-2018
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Storyline

Spoof Australian outback adventure series. Russell Coight is Australia's most inept outback adventurer. Whether it's roping steers, crossing flooded rivers, tackling wild crocs, finding bush tucker or helping travelers out of the mud, Russell Coight will do it... badly. Written by David Bromage

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Adventure | Comedy

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 August 2001 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

All Aussie Adventures See more »

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Runtime:

(13 episodes)

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Dolby

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

There is a 16 year gap between series 2 and 3. This is unacknowledged in the show. See more »

Goofs

There is a running gag through out the serious of deliberate continuity and factual errors. For example when two people go to shake hands there is a cut to a close up shot of two hands shaking, but it always the same clip no matter who we see about to shake hands. See more »

Quotes

Russell Coight: I never go into the outback without a decent supply of water, and the general rule for how much you'll need is three litres per day, per person, per man, per degree over 25 degrees celcius, per kilometre if walking on foot, in the winter months dividing it by two, plus... another litre... at the end.
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Crazy Credits

Russell Coight is represented by Col (Nugget) Jefferies in association with BIG BUCKLE MANAGEMENT Alice Springs The State Emergency Service does not endorse survival techniques depicted in this program Not many animals were hurt in the making of this program See more »

Connections

Followed by Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

The Way It Is
Performed by Lee Kernaghan
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Pure genius
13 January 2004 | by mushi2004See all my reviews

Glen Robbins portrayal of the character "Russel Coight" is brilliant. Russel Coight is a parody of the many Australian identities such as the bushtucker man, malcom douglas to name a few, who decided to make documentaries about the Australian outback. Loosely based upon the Leylands series. Glen Robbins puts Russel Coight into embarrassing situations which shows the funny side of human nature when put into awkward and uncomfortable situations. We see Russel's lies and cover ups as everything doesn't go to plan. The way that Russels character is portrayed is just pure genius. If you ever get the chance to see this then definitely watch it or hire/buy the DVD.


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