- Matts new boss has dealings with Dimato
- Daniel and Paige confront Tyler
- Mark and Naomi are interrupted
- Mark meets his brother Tyler
Mark and Tyler return home. It transpires that Tyler wanted to surprise his brother, but Mark isnt pleased about having picked him up from the police station. Tyler explains the situation with the uni party and Imogen, and Mark realises who was involved. They end up having a brotherly hug as they are reunited.
No. 32 Backyard
Matt and Lauren discuss Amber and Daniels engagement. Although Matt is unsure, Lauren explains that theyre both just happy to be together again and theyre not going to be married any time soon as she says this, Amber heads outside with Bailey and a stack of bridal magazines! Amber asks everyones opinion on wedding dresses, but at the sight of the prices, Matt warns her not to waste her money all at once.
Naomi is angrily stapling leaflets for the Erinsborough festival. Georgia enters from the backyard with a basket of laundry and notes that she can't find one of her bras. Georgia asks whats wrong, and Naomi admits that shes upset over never getting the chance to be with Mark.
GEORGIA: Maybe hes just not ready for a relationship?
NAOMI: Who said anything about a relationship? I just want to use his glorious body the way that nature intended.
Georgia gives her a pep talk, and convinces her to embrace her womanhood and seize Mark for herself.
There is a loud knock at the door, and Naomi enters wearing a long coat. Although Mark protests that he has something to tell her, she pounces on Mark and drops the coat to reveal her lingerie, just as Tyler walks in from having a shower. Naomi quickly covers up with her coat on backwards, and she is awkwardly introduced to Tyler. She makes a hasty exit as Tyler goads Mark.
Matt is dozing on the sofa, and Lauren wakes him up with a coffee. She struggles to sit down, and remarks that she should have taken it easier with Paige at the uni party. Lauren suggests that they have a night out together, but Matt says that he has more over time to do.
Tyler teases Mark further about Naomi, and then tells Mark that hes applying to work with him at Fitzgerald Motors. Mark can't quite believe it, and suggests that Tyler goes back to work with their dad in the mines. Mark shoots Tyler down and says that he has a track record of being unreliable, but he keeps persisting.
Matt receives his payslip and notices that its headed with Dimato Industries. Meanwhile Imogen takes some rubbish out to a much overfilled bin, and Daniel skates over to give her a hand. Imogen explains the situation about Tyler, and that his intentions were genuine. Daniel tells Imogen that hed hate it if anything bad happened to her, to which she becomes bashful.
No. 30 Backyard
Toadie quizzes Mark about his family, confirming that he has a young brother and sister. He explains that since he joined the police force theyve become distanct, especially after the witness protection programme, and he feels bad about leaving Tyler behind to work for his dad in the mines. Mark tells Toadie that as the youngest of the family, Tyler was always spoilt and so can be challenging to be around.
TOADIE: Mate, I know you don't turn your back on the people you love.
MARK: Its not that I'm turning my back on them its just easier this way.
TOADIE: Easier because if Tylers not around, you don't have to think about your family. Out of sight, out of mind.
MARK: Is that what I'm doing?
TOADIE: The fact that youve only said two words about them the whole time I've known you
Mark accepts he has to face his family once and for all.
Tyler greets Imogen on the street, and asks why he didnt tell her hes Marks brother to which he asks why she calls him Brennan and not Mark! Tyler looks hurt when Imogen tells him that Marks never mentioned him before. Tyler teases Imogen that she has a lot to make up for him taking her home, and she jokingly agrees to do the same for him in the same situation.
Matt drops in on Lauren at work and suggests that they have dinner that night. She asks if his overtime has been cancelled, and he hands her his paycheque with Dimato Industries on it and explains the situation with his second job.
MATT: I was embarrassed that I couldnt even provide Anyway, now I've found out whos employing me, I'm going to have to quit.
LAUREN: Its okay. Were a team remember, were in this together.
Matt says hell have to swallow his pride and save for the wedding, but Lauren reassures him that it wont be happening for a long time. Lauren suggests they need a new solution, and they should ask their children for help as there arent any other options.
No. 22 Backyard
Naomi drops off some promotion packs for Terese for the Erinsborough Festival and notices the red mark on Imogens forehead. She explains the motorbike situation and Naomi asks if its related to Daniel. Naomi reminds her that Daniel is engaged and advises Imogen to completely forget about him and she doesnt stand a chance with Daniel.
IMOGEN: What can I do?
NAOMI: Triathlons. Basket weaving. Start a funk band! Keep busy, whatever it takes!
Noami asks what else in her life is all- consuming aside from Daniel, and suggests she focusses on her studies.
NAOMI: Studying, that is what you need to do! You need to study like youve never studied before! You need to study until your brain is so exhausted that you don't have time to think about beautifully sculpted torsos and bulging biceps, and perfectly soft lips
IMOGEN: Naomi? What was that?
NAOMI: Nothing, just do it okay!
Matt has staged a family meeting, and Daniel sits in too. Matt struggles to explain his financial situation, and Amber immediately offers for them to borrow some money. Bailey agrees but asks how much they want, which Amber quickly shuts down and reassures Matt and Lauren that they can have as much as they need. She explains that their money was due to go into a deposit account the next day, so its a good job that Matt came to them before.
Mark tells Tyler that he doesnt mind him applying for the job at the garage granted that his takes it seriously. He tells Tyler in no uncertain terms that if he is going to stay at No. 24, he will be treated as a housemate and has to pay bills, then welcomes him to Ramsay Street. Tyler inquires about Paige, and then asks about Naomi.
MARK: Its not a relationship!
TYLER: Trust me bro, sometimes its better not to think with your head and just go with it.
Naomi is having a fiery work phone call when Mark enters, and she berates him for not telling her Tyler was in the house when she previously called in. Mark silences her with a passionate kiss, sweeps her over his shoulder and takes her to the bedroom
Amber is arranging the money transfer on the phone, and Matt confirms that hes quit his security job. Amber suddenly panics on the phone - there's no money left in their account!
- Paige argues with Matt about the stolen money
- An underwear thief is on the loose
- Harold Bishop returns to Ramsay Street