Bianca arrives home after the principal’s dinner, but doesn’t mention Zac was with her. Later, Irene tells Bianca that she sent Heath to the principal’s dinner to support his fiancée and the penny drops.
Bianca tracks him down to find him arguing with Zac. Zac explains he accompanied Bianca to her principal’s dinner because she was anxious about going alone. But Heath is convinced Bianca is following her old pattern of finding new lovers as her wedding day approaches.
While watching Spencer comfort Maddy, who’s upset after finding out about Pippa’s illness, Indi can’t help but feel for Sasha. After being pressured for information about Spencer, Indi reveals she saw him comforting Maddy to a devastated Sasha.
At a loose end, Sasha then contemplates returning to Broken Hill. Maddy sees how upset Spencer is to hear Sasha may be moving away.
Marilyn has talked Irene into giving John a trial at the diner. But John’s not doing such a great job on his first day, and Irene’s sceptical. When Irene pops out, John manages to break the coffee machine and asks Marilyn to help him hide it. Irene catches them out and is disappointed in Marilyn for covering for John. Irene lets John go which breaks Marilyn’s heart knowing how much he needed this job.