Episode 170 - 'Twenty Questions'Kate is rattled. Dave's imminent move to Africa has awoken old feelings and whenever she sees him now she lapses into daydreams of Dave declaring his love for her. Over at Killarney, Fiona turns up claiming half the furniture and sets the tone of the conflict by chainsawing the dining room table in half. Riley wants to join the CFS, but Jodi takes this as a clumsy ploy to get near her.
Episode 169 - 'Risk'Dave gets offered a research job in Africa for two years and although he's tempted, he convinces himself, and everyone else, that he's not interested. Kate's relationship with Patrick is not travelling well. Stevie is now determined that if Alex wants a war, that's what he's going to get. Moira, newly divorced, finds herself the object of Phil Rakich's affection.
Episode 168 - 'Damage Control'In the midst of the storm, Jodi wakes from a devastating nightmare about Rob and fleeing from the hitman. Fiona is free to leave the hospital and the newly-separated couple endure a tense return to Killarney. Stevie learns that Alex missed their rendezvous only due to circumstance and she believes there may still be hope for their love.
Episode 167 - 'Winners and Losers'When Alex returns from the city with Fiona, Stevie fears he's changed his mind about leaving his wife. Alex explains they had no time alone while away.
Episode 166 - 'One Perfect Day'Jodie has introduced Boer goats onto Drovers and wants to associate them with Gungellan Fresh, but Phil Rakich is against it and bad mouths them. Riley overhears and gets his revenge, but when it backfires Rakich threatens to sue Jodi is furious. Dave and Regan make some decisions about their relationship but is it really what they both want?
Episode 165 - 'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner'Rose and Stevie enthusiastically prepare for dinner with Rose's "mystery man", but are horrified when Rose's date turns out to be Leo. Kate wants to apply for Young Farmer of the Year Award, but is crushed when she discovers Jodi has entered Kate has never beaten Jodi at anything.
Episode 162 - 'The Eleventh Hour'As Stevie ties up loose ends on her last day at Drovers Run before trial, she's saved at the final hour by a desperate confession. Eager to integrate herself into the community to save her marriage, Fiona joins the CFS. Alex is at loggerheads with Riley when gates are mysteriously left open all over Killarney.
Episode 161 - 'For better or worse'Moira's decision to take a shortcut leads to a dangerous petrol spill on Drovers Run. His marriage on shaky ground, Alex's world is turned upside down when he and Stevie nearly kiss. Tensions rise between the Drovers girls when Jodi is forced to make a farm decision based on the possibility that Stevie will go to jail.
Episode 160 - 'Scratch the surface'When Leo returns to the district, Stevie loses control when trying to prove he murdered Harry Ryan. Alex discovers Fiona lied about the pregnancy. Sandra loses the war when Fiona's honesty leads Alex to kick Sandra out of Killarney for good.
Episode 159 - 'Days of reckoning'Kate learns a valuable lesson about trusting her heart when she realises she was wrong to go to the police about Stevie. When Alex returns to Killarney, Fiona gains the upper hand over Sandra by faking a miscarriage and confessing that she may be infertile. When the mood of the town turns against Stevie, Jodi pulls Drovers Run out of the Gungellan Fresh cooperative.
Episode 158 - 'Suspicious minds'When evidence mounts against Stevie, Kate starts to believe that she could be guilty of Harry Ryan's murder. Riley reacts badly when a local trainer is revealed to be abusing his horses. Kate and Patrick's night of passion is interrupted when Kate is distracted by the evidence against Stevie.
Episode 157 - 'The great temptation'Moira's husband Hugh returns to Gungellan, wanting her back. Regan saves the day when she discovers that a paratyphoid outbreak on Drovers is the result of Sandra's dirty work. Jodi realises that family ties are more important than winning the inaugural Gungellan Fresh Cross Country Challenge.
Episode 156 - 'Wild horses'Stevie and Riley clash over horse training techniques when the pressure is on to have a horse ready for sale in a day. Regan buys a quad bike as a horse substitute, but an accident makes her realise that she must learn to ride to become a true Drovers girl. Sandra and Fiona create a stalemate of power at Killarney when it's revealed they each have damaging information on the other.
Episode 155 - 'The life of Riley'When brumbies are found shot dead, the Drovers' girls suspect Riley, a handsome stranger. Sandra moves back into Killarney, convinced she is carrying out Harry's legacy. Moira and Regan go into a fuel-carting business together. Kate decides to find her inner daredevil to impress Patrick.
Episode 154 - 'Secrets and Lies'Stevie discovers Fiona is lying about being pregnant. Racing to stop the wedding, Stevie is too late Fiona has fast-tracked the ceremony before Stevie can tell Alex. Dave admits he cannot dance and begs Regan for help. In exchange, Dave sets out to change Regan's views on marriage and the two end up rekindling their romance.
Episode 153 - 'Second chances'Jodi's 'father' Kevin returns wanting to get his daughter back but Jodi is devastated to learn he is using her for her inheritance money. The girls race against the clock to shear 500 sheep before morning in order to make an important Gungellan Fresh sale. Fiona's mother Trudie arrives at Killarney, determined to see the wedding through. Jealous of Stevie and desperate not to lose Alex, Fiona tells him she's pregnant.
Episode 152 - 'The legend of Harry Ryan'Alex learns the real story of Harry's life. Feeling responsible for his death, Stevie guiltily admits to Alex that she argued with Harry the morning he died. Alex reconciles with his father's ghost and is able to give a heartfelt eulogy. Kate and Regan learn new respect for each other when a lead poisoning mystery forces them to work together.
Episode 151 - 'The trouble with Harry Ryan'Jodi believes she has killed Harry Ryan in a car accident and is facing manslaughter charges. A Japanese trade delegation visits Drovers to make a lucrative export deal with 'Gungellan Fresh'. Stevie helps a Japanese delegate's Australian wife reconcile with her husband and her new life in Tokyo.
Episode 150 - 'Second best'Alex asks Stevie to be his best man, but Stevie ends up as Fiona's bridesmaid. Kate and Moira find common ground when they partner up for a radio trivia quiz and Harry receives more death threats.
Episode 149 - 'Biting the bullet'Regan returns to Drovers Run with a devastating secret. Through an accident, Fiona discovers she is infertile and decides not to tell Alex, and Stevie forces Jodi to take her place and responsibility as a part owner of Drovers Run.
Episode 148 - 'The big commitment'Patrick is accidentally blinded and must rely on Kate for help. Jodi arranges a surprise wedding for Meg and Terry and farewells them on an open-ended trip around Australia. Stevie and Fiona take on a dodgy horse dealer together, gaining a new-found respect for each other.
Episode 147 - 'Deliver us from evil'Jodi and Rob flee the hitman. Patrick arrives with a truckload of Boer goats, wanting his brother Dave's help. Unwittingly pushed together by Jodi, Meg proposes to Terry.
Episode 146 - 'Where the heart is'Nick's unhappiness leads to Tess deciding to return to Argentina with him. A brumby stallion lures Phoenix back to the wild. Jodi discovers that a mild mannered 'journalist' looking for a story on Nick is actually a hitman who's after Rob.
Episode 145 - 'What lies beneath'Nick returns, troubled by flashbacks of his mugging in Argentina. Kate heads to Adelaide to see the cancer specialist. Jodi follows her, supporting Kate through the terror of discovering she has cancer.
Episode 144 - 'The calling'After a series of confusing dreams and visions, Tess learns Nick is alive. Kate discovers she may have skin cancer and hides it from her friends, while Moira questions her psychic ability, frustrated by its fickleness.
Episode 143 - 'The real McLeod'Tess has a pregnancy scare and offers Jodi half her share of Drovers Run. Jodi fights for the respect of the farmers and the "Gungellan Fresh" co-op is created. Meanwhile, Harry receives death threats after his bull is found dead.
Episode 142 - 'Luck be a lady'Stevie gambles everything to save Drovers Run from being possessed by the bank, Sandra gazumps Tess's lamb sale to impress Harry, and Fiona helps Sandra fight for control over Killarney until Fiona reveals that Sandra was responsible for undercutting Drovers Run.
Episode 141 - 'Kiss of death'Stevie's one night stand leads to Leo taking revenge, Jodi learns Rob's secret, bringing them closer together and with her house sold out from under her, Moira moves into Drovers Run in exchange for housekeeping duties.
Episode 140 - 'Truth hurts'Tess asks Jodi to move into the big house but the move proves too quick for the new relationship between the sisters and Jodi chooses to stay with Kate. Stevie discovers that Fiona was already engaged two weeks before she met Alex.
Episode 139 - 'Lost and found'Jodi reveals to Tess that they are sisters - but the news doesn't go over quite as Jodi hoped. While Alex returns to the district with his new fiancee, Fiona, breaking Stevie's heart.