This series takes a warm-hearted look at a little known crisis affecting our blokes in the bush: an outback love drought. In rural Western Australia alone, single men outnumber single women three times over.
With many of these women preferring a career and city life to life in the bush, the odds are clearly stacked against these bush bachelors.
Desperately Seeking Sheila follows four lonely heart lads as they sign up for a match making initiative in order to date and share their lives with girls who are prepared to give up urban comfort for love in the outback.
Each bachelor selects a woman, from either Australia or the UK, to join him for a month ‘in situ’. The unfolding relationship is documented in extreme and challenging environments.
In the first episode, we meet the four bush bachelors searching for the women of their dreams. We also meet the women who hope that one of these guys will be the one they have been looking for. Over a weekend in Perth, the guys meet the bevy of beautiful British and Aussie women and have to decide which one will keep them company for the next three weeks.... Read more.