Previously on Neighbours
- Paul telling Susan that he is going to look for Kate and asking her to look after Sophie while he is gone.
- Paul insulting the Port Douglas police force and demanding they find Kate.
- Paul getting his wallet stolen.
- Chris practicing how he could ask Aidan out and Aidan coming upbehind and hearing everything.
- Michael telling Summer that he knows she cheated on her original English Literature exam.
- Michael telling Emilia that he expects Summer to own up, but admitting that he is a hypocrite because he cheated on his wife.
- Michael telling Summer that she is a good person, but having to keep something hidden haunts you.
Andrew telling Summer to stop stressing as Michael isn't going to report her. Summer points out that he still expects her to do the right thing. Andrew tells her not to let Michael guilt her into anything. Summer is worried that Michael might change his mind at any time, but Andrew tells her that she just has to live with that because she deserves to do her course and Michael knows that. Susan comes in with a drink for Summer and Andrew and asks if everything is aright. Summer says things are fine butwhen Susan goes she looks worried. Andrew continues to reassure her that everything will be fine.
Tash is talking to Summer about the various clubs at uni and tries to get her interested in a journalism camp. Summer is very distracted and Tash wants to know what is wrong, she thought Summer would be excited about uni now that she and Andrew have made up. Tash assumes that Summer is just stressed and nervous about starting uni and being the new kids again. Chris arrives with his TAFE paper work and picks up that something is wrong with Summer. Tash tells him that Summer is just a bit freaked out and Summer quickly escapes to find Andrew. Tash takes Chris over to the fashion club table to get some ideas foran out fit for his date with Aidan. Chris is planning on going just as he is but Tash isn't having any of it and wants Chris to be prepared.
Teed Up Mini Golf
A worried Chris is on his phone telling Tash that he thinks Aidan has stood him up because he is four minutes late. Chris is getting himself very concerned that Aidan has decided he isn't interested when Aidan arrives. Chris quickly tells Tash he has to go and nervously tells Aidan that he was worried he had changed his mind. Aidan points out that he is only five minutes late and starts joking that Chris likes guys to be early. Not realising that Aidan is joking Chris says that he hardly ever goes on dates and Aidan sweetly says that he feels very lucky to be going on a date with Chris. Aidan wants to know what Chris has planned and Chris starts outlining his decision making process in detail much to Aidan's amusement.
AIDAN: Wow okay, you've really thought this through.
CHRIS: Yeah, and now you're thinking, "What am I doing on a date with this idiot?".
AIDAN: No, I'm thinking, "He's awesome and I can't wait to hang out with him."
They head inside to play minigolf. Later Chris is talking about how the mini golf place looked a lot better online, but Aidan is perfectly happy. They chat about their hobbies and interests as they walk around the golfcourse. The conversation moves to Chris's Dad and Aidan wants to know how things are between them, Chris explains that they are getting there. They continue to have a great time.
Paul is sitting in the bar talking on the phone to Kyle. He thanks him for sending the photo of Kate with Erin and says that he rang the hospital to try and get Erin's number but they refused to give it to him. Paul discovers from Kyle that Rhys has Erin's number and asks Kyle to get Rhys to give him a call. Erin comes up to the bar to make an order and Paul quickly checks the photo, realising who she is. Erin is concerned about who Paul is and why he has a picture of her and Kate. After Paul explains she tells him she wants proof that he is Kate's uncle, which of course Paul can't provide because he has had his wallet stolen. Paul manages to convince Erin of who he is, but Erin tells him that Kate doesn't want to hear from anyone back home. Paul tells Erin how important it is that he sees Kate, but Erin refuses to get involved as it is obvious to her that Kate doesn't want anything to do with Paul.
Tash is looking at some clothes on display when Summer comes in and tells Andrew that she is going home. Not realising that Tash is there Andrew tells Summer again to stop stressing but Summer feels like she doesn't deserve to be at uni. She also feels responsible for Michael collapsing, she is worried that she might have pushed him over the edge. Andrew tells her that's not true and urges her to forget about what happened and focus on their future. Tash looks stricken after hearing all of their conversation.
Later Summer finds Tash to tell her she is going home, she pretends it is because she doesn't feel well. Tash angrily demands that Summer stops lying to her. She tells Summer that she is a liar and a cheat. Summer tries to pretend she doesn't know what Tash is talking about at first, but when Tash accuses her of putting Michael in hospital she immediately apologises.
TASH: You put my Dad in hospital and let me blame myself.
SUMMER: You know that's not true and I tried to tell you that it wasn't your fault.
TASH: Like I was going to believe that, you knew how bad things were between me and Dad.
SUMMER: I'm sorry...
TASH: You're right, you really don't deserve to be here. You're not myfriend.
A very upset Tash pushes past Andrew who has just arrived and wants to know what is going on. Summer tells him that Tash knows.
Meanwhile in Port Douglas Paul isn't giving up and has followed Erin back to the hostel. Erin wants Paul out of her room and threatens to call security. Paul manages to get out that Sophie badly needs Kate back so she doesn't end up in foster care. Paul shows Erin the emails from the DHS and explains that Kate has to be at the hearing. Erin says she will tell Kate but Paul wants to see her himself. Paul refuses to leave until Erin tells him where Kate is.
Teed Up Mini Golf
Aidan and Chris are still having a great time playing mini golf when Chris's phone rings. It is Tash desperate to see him, Chris explains that he is still with Aidan but Tash says it is an emergency. Chris tells Aidan what has happened and that he has to go. Aidan thinks Tash just called to give Chris an excuse to escape and although Chris tells him that isn't the case he doesn't look convinced. Chris apologises again and leaves.
Chris finds Tash at a table and asks her what happened. Tash explains that Michael caught Summer cheating and that's when he collapsed. Tash is upset that Summer let her believe it was her fault and that she added to Michael's stress levels by cheating. Chris reminds her that Summer didn't know Michael was going to collapse and that she feels really bad about what happened. Tash is upset that Chris is defending Summer before she puts two and two together and works out that Chris knew all along. Tash wants to know if it is a conspiracy with everyone knowing the truth except her. Chris says that by the time he found out Michael was okay so it wouldn't have made any difference. Tash is upset that she spent months feeling guilty and Chris said nothing. She is also angry that for him it seems to be all about Summer. She tells him that Aidan had a lucky escape and they are done.
Paul is still sitting in Erin's room. He makes conversation asking about how she met Kate, but Erin doesn't want to talk. Paul then starts asking about Rhys and Erin gives in and tells him Kate is on a boat cruise. She gives him the booking details and says if he leaves now he might make it.
A very stressed out Summer comes in and goes to get a glass of water. Susan wants to know how uni was before noticing how upset Summer is. Summer confesses to Susan that she cheated on her original literature exam. Summer feels like a terrible person for what she has done. Susan wants to know why she did it and Summer explains it was because she knew she was going to fail. She wanted to be a journalist so badly and was stressed after losing her portfolio and Pirate Net shutting down. She asks Susan to tell her what to do.
SUSAN: Summer if you don't sayanything then you have to live with the guilt of knowing you cheated to get there.
Susan has taken Summer to see Priya. Susan lets Summer go into Priya's office on her own and watches through the door as Summer confesses.
On his way out of Harold's, Chris bumps in to Aidan who tells him he looks like hell. Aidan realises it really was an emergency and wants to know if Tash is okay. Chris says she isn't and their conversation ended with Tash screaming and storming off. He does admit that it was his fault though. He apologises again for leaving and Aidan tells him he is excused as long as they go on another date. Chris promises to call Aidan and they hug.
Paul sees Kate getting on the ship and calls out to her but she doesn't hear him. The ship leaves and a panicked Paul jumps in the nearest boat and starts it. Several men appear on the scene concerned that Paul is stealing the boat, which belongs to a friend of theirs. They pull Paul out of the boat and push him to the ground, while another man films.
Later Paul is at the police station where the officer is ordering him to get on the first plane back to Melbourne. Paul claims he isn't going anywhere until he sees Kate. The officer informs him that he has a choice, leave or be charged with attempted theft. The officer returns Paul's wallet telling him he dropped it under a seat. Paul is forced to apologise, say thank you and praise Port Douglas. He is then told that a constable will accompany him to his hotel and then the airport.
Tomorrow on Neighbours
- Erin asks Kate if she sorted things out with Paul and then tells her Sophie is in trouble
- Sophie asking Susan to be her guardian if Kate doesn't come back
- Paul finally catches up with Kate and informs her that he is not leaving without her
- Dominic telling Kate that it's okay if she needs to go home
- Sonya taking a pregnancy test and Toadie telling her they will deal with the outcome together