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Irish Times Article: RTÉ sells ‘Garda Down Under’ to Australian television network Nine

Ciaran Cleary (left) and Joe Connolly from RTÉ’s ‘Garda Down Under’ An RTÉ series about life on the beat for Irish police officers in the world’s largest police district, Western Australia, has been sold to Australia’s Nine Network. Garda Down Under follows seven former gardaí who have been recruited by the government of Western Australia to help police a state with a rapidly growing population and a land mass that is 30 times the size of the island of Ireland. Nine, Australia’s second most-watched channel, has picked up the six-part series after RTÉ Global received interest from more than one Australian network in the show. RTÉ Global head of sales Edel Edwards said it was hoped that Austra

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