• Dean’s disappearance sparks concern.
  • Colby turns the screws on Dean.
  • Tane returns seriously injured.
  • Tane tells Nikau about the drug dealers.
  • Bella contemplates running away with Nikau.
  • Tane is devastated to learn of the van’s fate.

Monday 4th January 2021, Channel 5, 1:15pm – 1:45pm

  • Writer – Michelle Offen
  • Director – Lynn Hegarty

Dean’s sudden disappearance sparkswide-spread concern. He gets in touch with Ziggyto explain that he and Jai are safe, but his mind is made up. Worried about Jai, Amber sees no way out but to call the police. Ziggy continues to cover for Tane, but Ari is still somewhat suspicious. Luckily, Willow knows what to do.

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Tuesday 5th January 2021, Channel 5, 1:15pm – 1:45pm

  • Writer – Alexandra Cullen
  • Director – Lynn Hegarty

Colby turns the screwson Dean, but will he bring Jai back to the Bay?Amber comes clean about what’s really driving her own search. Willow brings in her old crew in to help ditch the van, leading to the start of a wild road adventure for her and Ziggy..

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Wednesday 6th January 2021, Channel 5, 1:15pm – 1:45pm

  • Writer – Paige Montague
  • Director – Lynn Hegarty

Mac tries to take Ari’s mind off missing Tane by organising a night in, but the distraction proves too successful when a seriously injured Tane returns to the emptyfarmhouse. It’s not till a day later thathe is found and rushed to hospital. Colby and Taylor catch up in secret, unaware that Angelo is following their every move. Tori is thrown off byChristian’s early arrival – and his disrespectful attitude at work.

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Thursday 7th January 2021, Channel 5, 1:15pm – 1:45pm

  • Writer – Brooke Wilson
  • Director – Lynn Hegarty

Recovering in hospital, Tane confesses all to Nikau about the van and the drug dealers. Justin begins his first dayof radiotherapy. Tori and Christian butt heads over Tane’s surgery, but is their hostile banter masking something else?Later,Christian confronts Jasmine about her sour attitude towardshim. Shaken by Tane’s warnings, Nikau has a proposal for Bella.

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Friday 8th January 2021, Channel 5, 1:15pm – 1:45pm

  • Writer – Trent Atkinson
  • Director – Lynn Hegarty

While Bella contemplatesa permanent move to New Zealand with Nikau, he confides in Ryder,who is decidedly against losing his pals. Leah takes the day off workto be there for Justin, whose determination not to drag her down makes him come acrossas ungrateful. Angelo corners Bella about Colby, but will she take the heat off her brother?

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