Get ready, the new season of Channel NINE’s smash Love Child is just around the corner.

The third season of LOVE CHILD will be set in the 1970’s with the world gripped by the Vietnam war and people undertaking a spiritual awakening.

The new season will premiere on Monday, June 20 at 8.30pm on Channel Nine.

Returning to the screen will be two of Network TENS big new draw cards, Logie Award-winning Jessica Marais (Dr Joan Millar/The Wrong Girl), and Jonathan LaPaglia (Dr Patrick McNaughton/Australian Survivor).

Also returning to the cast are Andrew Ryan (Dr Simon Bowditch), Maya Stange (Eva), Sophie Hensser (Viv), Ella Scott Lynch (Shirley), Matthew Le Nevez (Jim), Mandy McElhinney (Matron), Miranda Tapsell (Martha), Harriet Dyer (Patty), Gracie Gilbert (Annie), and Lincoln Younes (Chris) to be joined by new characters Tiarnie Coupland (Maggie) and Jeremy Lindsay Taylor (Leon).

Love Child returns Monday, June 20 at 8.30pm on Channel Nine.