Mystery Road: movie guide

Mystery Road | Goldstone


Released: 2016
Writer: Ivan Sen
Director: Ivan Sen
Producers: David Jowsey and Greer Simpkin
Executive Producers: Craig Deeker, Gary Hamilton, Trevor Kennedy, Oliver Lawrance, Scott Otto Anderson
Associate Producer: Aaron Pedersen

Indigenous Detective Jay Swan arrives in the frontier town of Goldstone on a missing persons enquiry. What seems like a simple light duties investigation opens a web of crime and corruption. Jay must pull his life together and bury his differences with young local cop Josh, so together they can bring justice to Goldstone.


  • Aaron Pedersen as Detective Jay Swan
  • Alex Russell as Josh Waters
  • Jacki Weaver as The Mayor
  • David Wenham as Johnny
  • David Gulpilil as Jimmy
  • Pei-Pei Cheng as Mrs. Lao
  • Michelle Lim Davidson as May
  • Tommy Lewis as Tommy
  • Max Cullen as Old Timer
  • Steve Rodgers as Mick
  • Ursula Yovich as Maria
  • Michael Dorman as Patch
  • Kate Beahan as Pinky
  • Aaron Fa'aoso as Bear
  • Gillian Jones as Sally
  • Peter Smith as Preacher
  • Lichi Tieu as Chinese Gangster
  • Linda Chien as Ranch Girl
  • Jieon Kim as Ranch Girl
  • Jamiee Cannan as Ranch Girl
  • Lark Namsuk Lee as Ranch Girl
  • Cameron Ambridge as Mine Security Guard
  • Ray Dein as Large Man in Brothel
  • Jeff Gribble as Brothel Visitor
  • Richard McGrath as Mine Lawyer
  • Rob Whyte as Shotgun Bikie
  • Cameron Ambridge as Bikie Car Shooter
  • Jason O'Halloran as Dying Bikie
  • Mick Corrigan as Bikie Executioner
  • Damien Greenwood as Drinking Teen
  • Nanke Dempsey as Drinking Teen
  • Jacob Brotherton as Drinking Teen
  • Lionel Dempsey as Broken River Board Member