Ziggy comes to terms with the consequences of her actions as the Parata’s guard the house, and the night is about to get explosive. John deep dives into the world of online dating. Justin’s condition deteriorates, prompting Leah to give him a much needed reality check.
Jasmine saves Colby from prison time by putting up her assets to afford bail. Once out, Colby gets to work to find out who ratted him out. Mac confronts her brother. Can Dead protect Ziggy against Colby’s suspicion and wrath?
Tori has to set up Grace’s birthday in time, rescuing Tori from a cake disaster in the process. Nikau worries for his uncles, and Mac can’t keep her concerns hidden anymore. John’s dating app escapades distract him from his work on the Surf Club.
Justin excuses himself from the birthday party, dealing with severe tumour pain. Jasmine wonders if she has any place in Grace’s life anymore. Tori and Christian clash over Justin’s condition. Owen and Roo try to work at their relationship, but will it be enough?
With Colby’s trial fast approaching, tensions are high. A hidden witness will be called to the stand, only known as X. Who is this person? Owen makes a tough decision. Angelo’s determination to take down Colby once and for all is unshakable.
Kirsha arrives for Christmas, determined to bring her parents back together, but Dipi isn’t the only one warming up to Shane. Chloe reveals the truth despite Amy’s objections. Hendrix feels tension rising when Kane sends a threatening message to demand his money back.
Shane accidentally makes Dipi think he wants another shot at their marriage. Will this year’s Christmas bring a romantic miracle, or is Dipi simply too late? Hendrix, desperate for his own life, considers a morally questionable plan to pay off his debt.
When Shane tells Dipi about his kiss with Amy, her hopes are crushed and she struggles to appear unfazed by it. Meanwhile, Jane and Clive clash with a furious Sheila, which doesn’t sit right with David. Sheila makes a suspicious phone call.
Dipi’s inability to admit her feelings causes Shane to think she approves of him and Amy. Sheila asks Des to break up Clive and Jane, but her plan is about to backfire horribly. Elsewhere, an embarrassed Levi struggles with assembling Bea’s billy cart.
From the hospital bed, Sheila asks Des for one last, huge favour. Upset by all the hurt they’ve caused, Clive wonders whether he and Jane are moving too fast. Paul returns from America, and has invited Aaron, David and Nicolette to lunch. Is he being genuine?