Previously on Neighbours
- Kyle overhears Terese saying that Kyle isn't ready to take on Buddy Club
- Kyle suggests he's not ready for Buddy Club
- Harlow gives Roxy a dressing down and Terese stops her, Roxy walks out
- Shane comes to Roxy's rescue at the Back Lane Bar
- Sheila suggests to Dipi that she plans a sexy surprise for Shane
- Dipi reveals all to Gary by mistake
- Dipi isn't impressed when Shane returns from his night out with Roxy at 2am
Shane tells Dipi he doesn't understand why she is thinking this. Dipi wants to know why Shane needs to be Roxy's rescuer when she already has friends and family. Shane didn't think it was right to abandon her from the way she sounded on the phone. Dipi wants to know exactly what's going on as Roxy is half his age.
SHANE: Nothing but me being there for a good mate.
Dipi isn't so convinced, Shane wants to know why she's got so worked up. Dipi thinks Roxy has got him at her beck and call, he's not considering her feelings. Dipi doesn't understand why he didn't get in touch with her. He apologises and promises he has nothing to hide. He was under the impression she would have gone to sleep. He promises again that nothing is happening between himself and Roxy.
It is now the next morning. Kyle tells Sheila and Gary he's having another go at Buddy Club today as Toadie refused for him to quit. Gary agrees with this but Kyle isn't so convinced. He thinks Terese feels the same as she gave the impression if it was her decision she wouldn't support him. Sheila thinks Terese is just being cautious and Gary encourages Kyle to keep going.
GARY: Those kids need someone to look up to.
KYLE: Yeah someone who's not screwing up all the time!
Sheila tells him to stop putting himself down and he won't win if he gives up. Gary points out Toadie believes in him. They're giving him another chance so he'll be letting them down if he doesn't show up.
Roxy is groaning with her head on the table. Harlow deliberately bangs the spoon on the milk bottle and Roxy complains about the noise level! Harlow realises Roxy had a night out and gives her some painkillers. Harlow tells her she didn't mean for things to turn out the way they did between the two of them. Roxy agrees and says she was feeling low about not donating the kidney. Roxy explains that she talked things through with Shane the night before which helped. Roxy is grateful and apologises for not admitting to being a match and hopes Harlow understands. Harlow apologises for the way she's treated Roxy. Harlow doesn't admit to loving Roxy but things seem to be sorted between the two of them and accept the other's apology.
Gary has come to apologise to Dipi for the night before and Dipi quietens him. She apologises but Gary thinks she doesn't need to. They head over to a table.
DIPI: I'm the one who flashed you.
Sheila has come over and wants to know what's going on! Gary explains they were playing torch chaser and Dipi used her torch to flash him! Sheila wants to know what happened with Shane and now realises Gary was involved. Dipi explains she took Sheila's advice and gave Gary a full view by mistake!
SHEILA: I don't remember advising you to release the kraken on my Gary!
DIPI: I thought it was Shane.
Dipi goes on to explain what happened and Sheila agrees Gary was definitely surprised! Dipi is keen to keep this secret. Gary agrees but Sheila wants to know why Gary was shutting up the pub. Gary explains that Shane was going to rescue Roxy as a father would. Dipi wants to know why Gary is sticking up for Shane. Gary thinks there isn't more to the story. Sheila points out they're close friends who share private information. Dipi points out that Shane thinks he's innocent in all this. Gary suggests Dipi works out what's going on with Roxy. Dipi isn't so sure, Sheila thinks Roxy's a slippery customer when she's hiding something. Dipi thinks it's time to suss out Roxy.
Terese and Toadie at the table. Terese groans as she gets a phone reminder about her court appearance. Toadie thinks she will be fine. Terese points out they have charged her with obstructing justice, Toadie reminds her that she was owned up to it herself.
Finn arrives and is raving about the mural which pleases Toadie. Terese is proud of what Ned has done and hopes it can lead to other things. Toadie thinks Ned will get more commissions from this! Toadie is not amused to get a text from Angie asking him to call Dwayne. He isn't going to attend to it immediately so knows Angie will be ringing soon! Finn tells them he's talking Kyle through the induction. Terese suggests that Aaron take over the role. Toadie reminds her that Kyle was set up and they talked him into carrying on the role. Terese reluctantly agrees that Toadie was the one to do this and Finn is confused what is going on. Terese thinks they need someone on the ball as they will have really challenging kids. Toadie still has faith in Kyle and is determined to stick by him. Terese still doesn't look convinced.
Later on Kyle arrives. He's decided to give it a go for the trial but they should find someone else long term. Terese doesn't want to force him today but he thinks he'll be fine with Toadie for support. Toadie comes through. He's pleased Kyle is still in but is distracted. Dwayne has got legal trouble. Toadie doesn't explain what it is but apparently it's for the history books! Angie wants Toadie to head to Colac this afternoon. He apologises but won't be there for the trial run as he has to go to Colac for a week. Terese tries to get Toadie to stay. Kyle agrees he'll be fine but looks uncertain.
Lassiter's Complex (Outside The Waterhole)
Sheila points out to Shane he shouldn't let just anyone close up. Shane points out that it was Gary, her own family. Sheila still doesn't think it's the right thing to do. Shane promises not to do it regularly, it was empty and he had an emergency. Sheila doesn't think he should step in if it's not his place. Shane refuses to apologise and Sheila heads off
Dipi arrives and they coolly greet each other. She sits down to do book work for Harold's and tells him it will take her a while. Roxy arrives and hasn't been able to find Shane since the beginning of her shift. She needs Shane's muscles to move a keg so they head off as Dipi watches them.
Finn is talking a distracted Kyle through the information needed. Kyle claims to be listening to Finn who reminds him this stuff is important. Kyle is appreciative that Finn is doing this. Kyle is ready to go and Finn wonders if the kids will work in groups. Kyle plans to get everyone to each make an item and wants to know what Finn thinks. Finn points out it's up to Kyle. Kyle wants advice, Finn reminds him he's not allowed to be involved directly. Kyle shows him his plan and thinks Finn won't like it. Finn is happy with everything. Kyle is still worried but Finn reassures him it will be ok.
Lassiter's Complex (Outside The Waterhole)
Roxy excitedly comes and tells Sheila and Dipi that she's got a tip just 10 minutes after her shift started. Dipi comments she seems fine after the emergency the night before. Roxy tells her that Shane is a great man. Shane arrives and Roxy tells him they've been saying good things about him! She thanks Dipi for letting her borrow Shane who was so helpful. Roxy heads off.
Shane hopes things are sorted but Dipi doesn't appear to agree! Sheila tells him about the romantic gesture and being embarrassed. Dipi tries to stop Sheila and Shane wants to know what's going on. Dipi admits to flashing Gary and explains what happened. Shane looks shocked!
SHANE: Gary was your... your backup flash?!
Dipi denies this and explains it was too late when she realised it was Gary. Shane points out that Roxy and him won't see each other naked though! Dipi is convinced that the situations are totally different. Shane points out she's only just been honest and thinks the situations are the same.
SHANE: This is complete double standards. You're a hypocrite!
Kyle is working as Gary races into the yard on foot. He wants to wish him all the best but Kyle isn't so convinced. Gary thinks he should stick to what he has planned, Kyle agrees he will be cautious after yesterday's events. Kyle worries about kids using a nail. Gary calmly reminds him he'll get stressed for imagining these things going wrong. Gary reminds him he's got people who believe in him. Kyle points out that Terese doesn't do that and she's just arrived unexpectedly.
Later the kids are having fun. Kyle gathers the kids around. Someone ignores him and Kyle firmly tells him to put the item down. He doesn't so Kyle takes it off him. Kyle shows him the box they're going to make which doesn't impress the boy. He reminds them to listen to the instructions given. The boy pretends not to listen as Kyle starts to give the instructions. The boy starts to swing the wood around, it turns out his name is Seth. Kyle asks him to listen. Terese who has been listening demands he puts the wood down. She tells them all to listen or they won't do the activity. She gives Kyle the go ahead to proceed.
Lassiter's Complex (Outside The Waterhole)
Sheila apologises to Dipi for what happened, Dipi doesn't blame Sheila. Dipi wryly comments that Shane thinks he is morally in the right now. It only happened as Shane went to rescue Roxy. Sheila hushes as Roxy comes over with a free drink for Dipi. She is grateful for how much help Shane has given her over the last couple of weeks.
DIPI: Maybe I should think about renting him out by the hour.
Roxy likes this idea of a work hubby though Dipi was not being serious! Roxy would rather have her room to herself! Sheila shooes Roxy away. Dipi is aghast at Shane being Roxy's work hubby!
The boys are making their boxes. Seth shows that two pieces of wood are stuck to his hands which doesn't impress Terese! Kyle tells Seth that the pieces will be there for the rest of his life, Seth believes him! Kyle reminds him he should have listened to the safety talk! Seth looks worried but Kyle brushes off Terese's suggestion of an ambulance. Kyle uses some acetone to get the pieces off Seth's hands. Kyle learnt this trick after gluing the phone to Sheila's ear. Three people were needed to remove the phone! Kyle manages to remove the wood. Terese looks happier!
Shane isn't overly impressed that Dwayne has got himself into more strife. Toadie reports that almonds and electrical tape were included this time! Shane can't believe they're all related.
Toadie heads off as Gary catches up with Shane. Gary hopes Shane got off lightly. Gary explains that he didn't grass Shane up, Sheila found out what had happened.
SHEILA: Same time you saw my wife naked.
Gary insists he wasn't to blame and promises he didn't take a look! Gary explains what happened and digs himself into a bit of a hole. Shane doesn't look overly impressed and heads off.
Kyle and Seth are sitting at a table while Terese stands nearby. Kyle is telling Seth that glue works well on wood! Kyle realises that it was a joke that went badly and he's done things himself. Sheila didn't tell him he was stupid but he got a great lecture! Seth's Dad tells him he's stupid, Kyle thinks he just worries about Seth. Seth tells him that his Dad upped and left. Kyle tells him that Gary was absent during his childhood as well and Kyle resented him for it. Dads can make errors though. The reasons they're not with their kids is about the Dads, not the kids. Kyle tells Seth that Gary is back in his life and they're now good friends most of the time. Kyle suggests that Seth gets a burger before the other kids snaffle the lot!
Terese compliments Kyle on his handling of the situation. Kyle thinks Seth is ok and reminds him of Kyle when he was younger.
TERESE: Kids love you. I am so impressed Kyle. I hope this means you're going to stay on with us. (Kyle looks happy.)
Finn and Toadie are sitting at a table whilst Kyle talks to them. Toadie has had a good report from Terese about Kyle. Kyle brushes it off about how well it went. Finn mentions the kid that 'bonded' with Kyle! Finn thinks Seth got a lot out of the session. Toadie knows he was right to back Kyle.
FINN: Shaun would have been stoked.
Kyle is pleased the kids got so much out of it and heads to the bar. Gary is pleased that Kyle is buying a drink and wonders what's up. Kyle is grateful that Gary encouraged him. Kyle reports that things went well today and he's going to stop moping. He's going to listen to his own advice about not knowing what the future holds.
Lassiter's Complex (Outside The Waterhole)
Roxy and Harlow come over to Shane and ask if he wants anything from Grease Monkeys. Shane notices they've sorted things out. Roxy took the advice wise old Shane gave her. Harlow would be offended. Shane agrees about being wise as Dipi looks on. Roxy is going to treat Shane to chips and she and Harlow head off.
Dipi comes over and tells Shane that Roxy has referred to him as her work hubby. Shane wants to know what Gary's name is. Dipi wants to leave Gary out of it. Shane thinks Roxy and Dipi should get to know each other, Dipi doesn't think Roxy has enough time! Shane doesn't know what's going on. Dipi thinks Roxy has got enough people around her age to support her already and wants to know why she's investing in Shane.
DIPI: You might want to spend a little less time with her.
Shane points out they work at the same place. Dipi thinks they should stop working closely together and suggest they ask to be on separate shifts. Shane isn't impressed! Dipi is serious.
Coming up on Neighbours
- Paul thinks Chloe's mistakes will ruin his hotel
- Chloe panics over a gig she's organising
- Elly tells Finn it was a mistake what happened the last time
- Susan tells Finn he needs to keep his distance from Elly
- Shane confronts someone
- Dipi can't believe how Shane's behaving after his actions