Kath and Kim: five best moments as we adieu Chateau Kath

As the home from the comedy classic gets bulldozed, we count down five of the best scenes from the iconic Australian show.

Friends. You’ll know by know that the house used in the TV series Kath and Kim has been demolished this week. The four-bedroom property – known as Chateau Kath, situated in the fictional suburb of Fountain Lakes – was rented by the ABC from 2002 to 2007 and is – nay, was – in the Melbourne suburb of Patterson Lakes.

As this slice of look-at-moi cultural heritage disappears, let’s raise our chardonnay glasses and count down five of the very best moments from the show.

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Paul Dalgarno is author of the novels A Country of Eternal Light (2023) and Poly (2020); the memoir And You May Find Yourself (2015); and the creative non-fiction book Prudish Nation (2023). He was formerly Deputy Editor of The Conversation and joined ScreenHub as Managing Editor in 2022. X: @pauldalgarno. Insta: @dalgarnowrites