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The Mad Man of Murrimbidgee
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Episode Number


Air Date

29th November 2002

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Going for Broke


Matt King

The Mad Man of Murrimbidgee is the tenth episode of the show's first series. This episode was broadcast for the first time on the 29th of November 2002.



When Basil and his friends win a trip to Australia, they bring back more than just a souvenir.

Basil and the gang are watching a show about the popular animal poker, Trev Dunfermeline. Dave wins a contest, the prize being able to go to Australia and meet Trev, much to Steven's anger due to the fact that he has an audition with popular film director Marty Scorberg.


  • The song "Down Under" by Men At Work is played when the gang arrive in Australia.
  • Scooby-Doo is referenced in this episode.

Watch the episode below!


The Basil Brush Show 1x10 The Mad Man of Murrimbidgee