As principal of Erinsborough
High, Dorothy was prim and proper to the untrained eye, but her wide-brimmed
hat and icy glare hid a wicked sense of humour and many tales from her
travels across the globe. With problems ranging from breast cancer to an
ex-con for an ex-husband, the viewers really took Dorothy to their hearts.
Dorothy's feuds with Madge Bishop and
Joe Mangel were the beginnings
of close friendships with both people, as Dorothy proved that you can't
judge a book by its cover. As Dorothy finally found love and left
Erinsborough for the country, Ramsay Street lost one of its most eccentric
||Clarrie McLachlan (father)
Stella McLachlan (mother) (deceased)
Russell McLachlan (brother)
||Colin Burke (divorced)
Left with Tom, Toby and Bouncer for the country.