Heartland is set in a small coastal town in Australia. There a young Aboriginal girl was murdered and her boyfriend arrested. Heartland fallows the two people believing in the innocence of the boy and their own relationship. They not only have to fight a legal war, they also have to fight for their relationship against their own past, culture and the hostility of the black and white communities.
This show did win two AFI Awards in 1994 for episode seven.
This show is also known under the name Burned Bridge.