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Swift and Shift Couriers 

Swift and Shift Couriers is an Australian comedy series created by the writers of Fat Pizza. Based on a courier business in the western suburbs of Sydney, the business is run and staffed by... See full summary »




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Series cast summary:
Ian Turpie Ian Turpie ...  Keith Warne 19 episodes, 2008-2011
Amanda Keller Amanda Keller ...  Amanda Doyle 19 episodes, 2008-2011
Paul Fenech Paul Fenech ...  Paul 'Mario' Gauci 19 episodes, 2008-2011
Melissa Tkautz Melissa Tkautz ...  Melissa Schembry 18 episodes, 2008-2011
Renzo Bellato Renzo Bellato ...  Renzo Ballini 18 episodes, 2008-2011
David Cooper David Cooper ...  David Jackson / ... 18 episodes, 2008-2011
Jioji Ravulo Jioji Ravulo ...  Leonard Umaga 18 episodes, 2008-2011
Alex Romano Alex Romano ...  Alex 18 episodes, 2008-2011
Jim Webb Jim Webb ...  Jim Spooner 18 episodes, 2008-2011
Angry Anderson ...  Aaron 'Agro' Smith 17 episodes, 2008-2011
Anthony Salame ...  Anthony Sukor 17 episodes, 2008-2011
Stuart Rawe Stuart Rawe ...  George Darwin 17 episodes, 2008-2011
Brendan Jones Brendan Jones ...  Jonathon Turnbull / ... 12 episodes, 2008-2011
Tahir Bilgic ...  Habib El Faik 11 episodes, 2011
Kirsty Lee Allan ...  Leanne Murdoch 8 episodes, 2008
Maret Archer Maret Archer ...  Doreen Ballini 8 episodes, 2008
Jan Bakker Jan Bakker ...  Jan 8 episodes, 2008
Elle Dawe Elle Dawe ...  Elle Whick 8 episodes, 2008
Oliver Miletic Oliver Miletic ...  Oliver Vlacic 8 episodes, 2008
Clarissa Morrison Clarissa Morrison ...  Clarissa 8 episodes, 2008
Kevin Taumata Kevin Taumata ...  Kev 8 episodes, 2008
Aaron McTaggart Aaron McTaggart ...  JJ 8 episodes, 2008
Nicholas Moala Nicholas Moala ...  Sam 8 episodes, 2008
Orlando Scolese Orlando Scolese ...  Fernando the Florist 8 episodes, 2008


Swift and Shift Couriers is an Australian comedy series created by the writers of Fat Pizza. Based on a courier business in the western suburbs of Sydney, the business is run and staffed by a rag tag collection of layabouts, misfits and socially challenged individuals. Essentially everything that can go wrong does go wrong in typically outrageous fashion. With a mix of cultures and dodgy work ethics this business is an absolute disaster and the show makes for an eclectic viewing experience with a distinct take on Australian humour.

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The series was helped by the fact that there were very few hit Australian comedy shows on the air when the series first appeared. It was different. See more »


Referenced in Top Gear Australia: Episode #2.6 (2009) See more »

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Hilarious but not for touchy Americans!
8 January 2017 | by kimharvest53See all my reviews

I laughed so hard during this series. This show has everything not allowed in the USA. Farting, insensitivity to women, handicapped, First Nation people, all ethnics, Muslims, gays, the overweight, little people, bosses, workers, police, municipal employees and customers... everyone equally! And everyone is incompetent. Almost hurtful to watch. All the damage! But the boss is avuncular and an alpha you can just follow along watching him slip and slide through every disastrous working day. All the characters own their idiosyncrasies and never disappoint and delight. Just plain unadulterated fun. Are You Being Served / Trailer Park Boys / 10 Items Or Less / IT Crowd combo.

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