Series 3 of Mint Pictures’ smash-hit kids format followed Kayne and Kamil on 13 dangerous and sometimes deadly adventures across Outback Australia as they helped save endangered species and celebrated Aboriginal rites and rituals.
This series the boys head beyond Arnhem Land to the Arafura Sea to join the Yolgnu mob as Kayne tries to become a Crocodile Island ranger; they go south to Tassie to give a platypus a pregnancy test; head west to the Western Desert to try and tail a wedge-tailed eagle; and go under the ocean in Far North Queensland to capture a deadly cone snail. In between Kayne has to brush a bull shark’s teeth, rub noses with a hairy-nosed wombat and munch on a wolf spider’s lunch!
It was successful in the following awards:
• 2016, Winner, Gold Remi Award, WorldFest, Houston (America)
• 2016, Silver Plaque, Chicago International TV Awards (America)
• 2016, Finalist, Logie Awards for Most Outstanding Children’s TV Series (Australia)
This is ABC3’s trailer for Series 3: