The Kremin Factor
Season 3, Episode 21
Air date 18 June 1996
Written by Peter Gawler
Directed by Richard Jasek
Episode guide
In Unity is Strength
Shelter From The Storm


The new Probationary Constable, 19-year-old Dash McKinley, arrives in Mt Thomas much to Tom's annoyance and Adam's delight. Meanwhile, when a young woman turns up to confront a wealthy Mt Thomas family with the news that she is a long-lost daughter returned from the dead, the Heelers are faced with finding a solution to an unresolved crime from eighteen in the past.

Main Cast 

Supporting Cast 

  • Tasma Walton as Dash McKinley
  • Pam Western as Coral Sheridan
  • Asher Keddie as Marrianne Sheridan
  • Dominic McDonald as Alex Sheridan
  • Natalie Carr as Sonja Sheridan
  • Sue Jones as Janet Lennox
  • Vanessa Ready as Violet
  • James Taylor as Spud
  • Jim Alexander as Max
  • Toni-Rose Cree as Young Marrianne
  • Brett Stafford as Young Alex
  • Alan Barrett as Motel Manager
  • Greg Jamieson as Hearse Driver/Burglar
  • Axl Taylor as Len The Barman {uncredited}


  • First appearance of Tasma Walton as Probationary Constable Dash McKinley.