Zac discovers that Oscar hasn’t returned home. Leah tries to reassure him that he may just be avoiding Maddy but, as the day goes on, it’s clear something is wrong. Things start to look ever more bleak when Chris finds Oscar’s clothes and wallet in the sand. Maddy feels guiltier by the minute after thinking about the harsh words she said to Oscar. Finally, Zac and Leah’s worst fears come into fruition, when the search for Oscar is suspended due to bad weather.

When Ricky leaves the room to check on Casey, Nate prepares a romantic lunch. Yet, Nate’s his plans are quashed when Ricky has to rush off to Angelo’s. When she leaves, Nate accidently drops a ring down the sink and has to unscrew the pipes to find the family heirloom.

Also, Irene apologises to Maddy for snapping, but Maddy knows Irene isn’t coping. Later, Irene comes back from shopping with a bottle of vodka, hoping to solve her problems…