Filmed on Queensland's Whitsunday Coast, Tales of the South Seas is based on the classic stories by Jack London. The series is an epic adventure series that sets sail at the turn of the century and follows the dangerous adventures of the rugged yet charismatic David Grief, and his Polynesian friend and partner, Mauriri as they encounter the exotic world that lies within the Pacific South Sea Islands.

Brett Climo in The Assassin
Episode 13
A sailor is fatally stabbed in a knife fight in the bar, but with his dying breath, he manages to tell Grief that someone important is about to be assassinated in Matavai.