Maggie has pneumonia and is in isolation in hospital, but her condition continues to deteriorate as it transpires that the transplant failed to work. Ebony subtly persuades Colby to tell her about his past and proceeds to drive a wedge between him and Jasmine.
Jasmine is disappointed to see Ebony flirting with Colby and blurts out that Colby used to be a River Boy. Leah warns him that his secret is bound to be exposed eventually. Maggie’s antibiotics are working but she will still need a fresh transplant. Ash turns up to see Tori.
Everyone is happy to see Ash back, pleased that he has sought professional help for his anger issues. Robbo returns to basic police training but has a number of hurdles to overcome. Willow continues to string Dean along, but Justin and Dean come to blows over her.
After his assault on Dean, Willow sees Justin’s true colours and pursues a relationship with Dean instead. Leah launches her vlog and receives plenty of feedback, both positive and negative. Robbo decides that he does not want to resume his police career. Sparks fly between Raffy and Ty.
Young love seems to be in the air after Ty demonstrates his musical prowess to Raffy. Leah is fighting an online battle with trolls, and Ryder takes drastic action in an attempt to help her. Worried that Ben seems unable to accept the possibility that she might die, Maggie makes plans.
Gary goes on a date with Fay, having been asked to find some dirt on her. After news from Tyler, Fay decides to return home. Finn gets his hands on Susan’s confidential files, but needs to think fast when Bea comes home to find his empty wheelchair. Piper realises that Xanthe and Terese are trying to match her with Cassius, but does not object.
Finn manages to talk his way out of trouble, but Bea is not convinced that he is telling her the truth. Desperate to keep her onside, Finn proposes. Le and Mishti are not pleased to hear that Dilhan has been released on bail. Shane and Karl find different ways to get back into their wives’ good books.
Bea accepts Finn’s proposal but demands that he meet her family. David and Aaron decide to involve Mishti in their wedding plans, but the idea backfires. Leo tries to provoke Dilhan into a fight, but his efforts come to grief when he lands a punch on an innocent passer-by, who turns out to be a familiar face.
Everyone is surprised that Ned Willis has returned, Terese speculates that he may be in trouble again. Dipi prepares for her investor lunch for ‘Flapper! The Musical’. Shane elects to showcase his new invention, a urine to water converter, at the same time. Toadie persuades Leo and Terese to reinstate Sheila as manager of the Waterhole.
Ned phones a friend, confirming that nobody knows the reason he is back in Erinsborough. Having sabotaged Dipi’s dream by promoting his own invention, Shane tries to get Paul and other potential investors back on track. Gary catches Amy in the act of stealing. Toadie and Sonya decide to restart their lives and try for another baby.