Sea Patrol

Sea Patrol

2008 - 2012, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Australian naval drama from the creator of Water Rats, starring Ian Stenlake as the commanding officer aboard a patrol boat charged with protecting the country's coastline.

Episode Guide

  • Sea Patrol - One Perfect Day (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    One Perfect Day

    Kate is determined to thwart a terrorist attack after discovering the HMAS Cairns is the target for a dirty bomb, while Jim asks her for a decision about his marriage proposal.

  • Sea Patrol - Saving Ryan (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Saving Ryan

    The crew of the Hammersley investigates why a security organization's boat opened fire on fishermen, and Mike discovers that his son Ryan is working for the suspect company.

  • Sea Patrol - The Morning After (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    The Morning After

    Charge awakens after a drunken night out in a foreign port to discover he is married to the daughter of the man who runs an illegal fishing syndicate.

  • Sea Patrol - The Hunted (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    The Hunted

    Members of the crew are dropped off on an island to participate in a team-building exercise, but two hunters attack Bird and Dutchy.

  • Sea Patrol - Dead Sea (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Dead Sea

    Crew investigates terrorist network.

  • Sea Patrol - Lifeline (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:


    The Hammersley is called to a research submarine that is unable to surface because of an electrical fire - but disaster strikes and the crew uncovers a deadly conspiracy.

  • Sea Patrol - Black Flights (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    Black Flights

    Dutchy and 2Dads stumble across an illicit drug operation in a quiet fishing village, leaving Mike with a difficult decision.

  • Sea Patrol - The Stinger (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    The Stinger

    One of the Hammersley crew accidentally outs undercover operative, putting the man's life in peril.

  • Sea Patrol - Dead Zone (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Dead Zone

    Kate's persistence in investigating illegal waste-tippers saves an island community from poisoning.

  • Sea Patrol - Spoils of War (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    Spoils of War

    When the Hammersley encounters victims of the people-smuggling trade, one of the crew is disturbed by the incident.

  • Sea Patrol - Crimes of Passion (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Crimes of Passion

    Dutchy rescues a beautiful young woman, then finds that he is the prime suspect in a murder.

  • Sea Patrol - Eye for an Eye (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Eye for an Eye

    When Kate is forced to shoot a young woman in self-defense, she becomes the target of the woman's vengeful brothers.

  • Sea Patrol - The Third Man (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    The Third Man

    The crew helps the victims of a terrorist bombing, and discovers the Hammersley could be the villains' next target.

  • Sea Patrol - In Too Deep (Season 4 Episode 16)
    Season 4 Episode 16:

    In Too Deep

    The Hammersley's crew encounters a gang of cocaine traffickers who take Mike hostage and threaten to kill him.

  • Sea Patrol - Flotsam and Jetsam (Season 4 Episode 15)
    Season 4 Episode 15:

    Flotsam and Jetsam

    The team stumble upon some ruthless criminals hunting for gold.

  • Sea Patrol - Live Catch (Season 4 Episode 14)
    Season 4 Episode 14:

    Live Catch

    Bomber has to single-handedly save Two Dads and Kate when the prisoners take control of the flotilla using cyanide.

  • Sea Patrol - Soft Target (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    Soft Target

    The crew of the HMAS Hammersley receive a mayday call from a yacht ransacked by pirates; Fraser is colluding with the thieves.

  • Sea Patrol - Rumble in the Jungle (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    Rumble in the Jungle

    A mission to deliver vital medical supplies to remote islands in New Guinea erupts into violence when Dutchy and Swain stumble across an explosive power struggle.

  • Sea Patrol - Brotherhood of the Sea (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    Brotherhood of the Sea

    A Russian sailor and his Swedish companion go missing on a diving trip.

  • Sea Patrol - Rawhide (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:


    A rescue mission goes wrong due to RO.

  • Sea Patrol - Dutch Courage (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Dutch Courage

    Kate is taken hostage by four men on a fishing boat.

  • Sea Patrol - The Universal Donor (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    The Universal Donor

    Swain discovers victims of an illegal organ trade.

  • Sea Patrol - Shoes of the Fisherman (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Shoes of the Fisherman

    The team encounters the infamous skipper of an illegal fishing vessel; Robert takes too many sleeping pills.

  • Sea Patrol - Big Fish (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Big Fish

    The crew is attacked by a group of escaped criminals when they attend to a plane crash victim.

  • Sea Patrol - Paradise Lost (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Paradise Lost

    The crew members discover a carbon neutral community on a desert island.

  • Sea Patrol - Ransom (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:


    When a woman claims that her daughter has been kidnapped, the team traces the child to a luxury cruiser owned by the child's natural father.

  • Sea Patrol - The Right Stuff (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    The Right Stuff

    While patrolling the waters of the Arafura Sea, the crew find a weighted down corpse.

  • Sea Patrol - Crocodile Tears (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Crocodile Tears

    When two dads find skinned crocodile carcasses on a remote tropical beach the team begins a night time surveillance operation on the hunt for poachers.

  • Sea Patrol - Night of the Long Knives (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Night of the Long Knives

    An assignment to provide security for an Internationally Protected Person quickly turns into an explosive situation.

  • Sea Patrol - Red Reef (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Red Reef

    The crew spies on the oil smugglers in a bid to dismantle their operation.

  • Sea Patrol - Black Gold (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Black Gold

    A sea rescue casts doubt on the circumstances of ET's death; Buffer uncovers an illegal oil smuggling operation; Charge's weight threatens his navy career.

  • Sea Patrol - Secret Cargo (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Secret Cargo

    Bomber performs a daring rescue to save two tourists but tragedy strikes when one of the pair dies mysteriously.

  • Sea Patrol - Safeguard (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:


    A group of heavily-armed smugglers take advantage when the crew of the Hammersley perform a training exercise.

  • Sea Patrol - Pearls Before Swine (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Pearls Before Swine

    The inflatable runs out of fuel while pursuing criminals.

  • Sea Patrol - Red Sky Morning (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Red Sky Morning

    Four of the crewmembers have to fight for their lives when they are left on board a seemingly abandoned cargo ship.

  • Sea Patrol - Half Life (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Half Life

    The crew searches for survivors of a helicopter crash and find themselves on an island with a high level of radiation after it was used for nuclear tests.

  • Sea Patrol - Oh Danny Boy (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Oh Danny Boy

    Spider discovers a bomb in the laundry room, and faces a race against time to save the crew and the Hammersley from destruction.

  • Sea Patrol - Ghost Net (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Ghost Net

    The Hammersley approaches a fishing boat that retreats quickly but leaves behind a diver, while Nikki receives information that makes her doubt ET.

  • Sea Patrol - Guns (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:


    The Hammersley answers a mayday call, but upon arrival, the crew finds a deserted vessel filled with weapons.

  • Sea Patrol - China Dolls (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    China Dolls

    Spider goes under cover to infiltrate a sex-slave racket operating off the Australian coast; Swain helps deliver a baby.

  • Sea Patrol - Monkey Business (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Monkey Business

    A young woman is discovered lying paralyzed on the beach.

  • Sea Patrol - Catch and Release (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Catch and Release

    After answering a distress call, Capt. Mike Flynn and the crew find a young woman paralyzed.

  • Sea Patrol - Soldiers of Fortune (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    Soldiers of Fortune

    Ray Walsman is arrested and handed over to the Samaru police, but he escapes, as Mike Flynn sets a trap for him.

  • Sea Patrol - Friends Close, Enemies Closer (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Friends Close, Enemies Closer

    Buffer faces a difficult time when he is kidnapped and later betrayed, while Mike Flynn is back at the helm.

  • Sea Patrol - A Brilliant Career (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    A Brilliant Career

    The crew follow a fishing boat after finding a body in the water.

  • Sea Patrol - Rules of Engagement (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Rules of Engagement

    Mike and Jim are both critically injured during a bold rescue mission on Samaru. Meanwhile, Kate is made acting CO of the Hammersley.

  • Sea Patrol - Shadow Line (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Shadow Line

    The Hammersley is once again in hot pursuit of the cabin cruiser responsible for trafficking weapons and ammunition to the Samaru Islands. Meanwhile, Mike Flynn receives a tempting offer from Ray Walsman.

  • Sea Patrol - Heart of Glass (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Heart of Glass

    Bomber Brown and Spider Webb fall overboard and as the man of the watch, Buffer takes it hard that the two missing officers might drown; Buffer also deals with a personal tragedy.

  • Sea Patrol - Hidden Agendas (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Hidden Agendas

    The crew find a boy who has found a cache of guns.

  • Sea Patrol - Birds (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:


    The crew of the Hammersley is joined by a federal agent and goes in search of an illegal fishing boat; while on board they find the fishing boat crew is starting to exhibit symptoms of bird flu.

  • Sea Patrol - Giving Up the Dead (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Giving Up the Dead

    Robert fails a drug test; a smuggling operation run by Samaruian rebels; a seriously injured sailor is rescued from a Chinese container ship.

  • Sea Patrol - Heaven Born Captains (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Heaven Born Captains

    Kate feels her love life is improving after a blind date with an SAS commander; a French naval captain flirts with Mike, testing the commanding officer's diplomacy skills.

  • Sea Patrol - Takedown (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:


    The Hammersleys is hijacked by a mysterious gang of illegal immigrants determined to flee Australian waters; Nikki and Kate's lives are at stake when they are taken hostage.

  • Sea Patrol - Fortune Favours (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Fortune Favours

    Hammersley's new chef lands herself in trouble when she loses her temper with a crew member, while the team discovers a dead pirate and dangerous cargo on board a stolen boat.

  • Sea Patrol - The Dogs of War (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Dogs of War

    The bomb disposal squad tackles an unexploded mine in Portland harbour; a grim recovery mission; Hammersley is sent to rescue aid workers.

  • Sea Patrol - Cometh the Hour (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Cometh the Hour

    Mike is forced to make the most difficult decision of his life.

  • Sea Patrol - Deep Water (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Deep Water

    The Hammersley races to save a boatload of victims from Rick Gallagher's deadly toxin.

  • Sea Patrol - Chinese Whispers (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Chinese Whispers

    Swain is held hostage by an international terror group.

  • Sea Patrol - Damage Control (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Damage Control

    Mike pursues a kidnapper into a mangrove swamp.

  • Sea Patrol - Under the Hammer (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Under the Hammer

    The Hammersley loses its mascot.

  • Sea Patrol - Through the Storm (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Through the Storm

    The crew races to rescue children missing in a cyclone.

  • Sea Patrol - Rescue Me (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Rescue Me

    The Hammersley confronts a series of new menaces in the northern waters.

  • Sea Patrol - Precious Cargo (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Precious Cargo

    A shipping container is found to contain refugees.

  • Sea Patrol - Under the Radar (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Under the Radar

    The crew goes after an illegal shark fin fishing boat.

  • Sea Patrol - Irukandji (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:


    The Hammersley rescues a family in distress; Buffer is torn between duty and his sense of justice.

  • Sea Patrol - Ghost of Things Past (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Ghost of Things Past

    The Hammersley nearly collides with a deserted yacht.

  • Sea Patrol - What Lies Beneath (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    What Lies Beneath

    The ships gets involved in a hunt for a murderous gang of drug smugglers.

  • Sea Patrol - Welcome Aboard (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Welcome Aboard

    Executive Officer Lieutenant Kate McGregor and Bosun's Mate Spider Webb go on their first patrol.