Patrick Kelly


Sheila Stories - #05 - Dingos

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In episode #5, Natalie and April will surprise Thomas as they seek to bring Chris closer into the family.

Later in the episode, Thomas will tell the girls a Sheila Story, in which Sheila will take a prospecting trip into the Western Downs and encounter wild dingoes.

Sheila Stories - #04 The Stock and Station Agent

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In episode #4, Chris Carbone—an attractive woman in her thirties—moves into the spare apartment, a development that Thomas finds awkward.

In Sheila’s world, she continues to expand her holdings by buying a thousand-acre cattle farm further west, which piques the interest of a stock and station named Colin McKechnie.

Sheila Stories - #03 - The Eastern Brown Snake

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In episode #3, Thomas interviews a woman-Chris Carbone-as a prospective tenant for the spare apartment, but he is intimidated because she is attractive. However, Natalie and April fall in love with Chris’s dog, Trixie.

In the next Sheila Story, Sheila expands her operation by purchasing a dairy farm that needs a lot of work.

Sheila Stories - #02 - Darling Downs

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In episode #2, Natalie and April beg their father to allow them to have a dog like the one in the first Sheila story, but Thomas is reluctant because of the cost.

In the second story, Sheila struggles to ride a pony and realizes she needs the help of Tom and his family to survive as a farmer.

Sheila Stories - #01 - On to Toowoomba

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In episode #1, Thomas, a widower, seeks to create a strong female role model for his daughters Natalie and April by telling the Sheila Stories.

In the first story, Sheila Wright—at the age of eighteen—travels from her home in Sydney to Toowoomba, Queensland, with the intention of buying a sheep farm.