At sunrise Danny picks his show entries from his vegetable garden. With Rory's help, he take the entries to the Corker's Creek Showgrounds. They meet Heiner Watkins there. In the middle of the day they are joined by Max, Richard and Ivy for lunch. They then go off to have a look at the show's displays. Danny wins several prizes. Anna Watkins sees Rory and Danny from her horse on the arena and rides over to them. Later, the men encounter Alfie with a girl-friend.
Rory, Danny and Ivy go to a performance by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra in Horsham. They meet Heiner and Anna Watkins there. The following day Rory and Danny take a long local walk. They meet Raj on the street then go on to Danny's parents' place. Mindy Bright is visiting Louise and Trevor. Mindy talks of her new thoughts for her future. Plainly, Mindy has had a change of attitude. Danny and Rory go to visit Richard and Max, then on to a picnic in the northern Grampians or Gariwerd.
Rory and Danny have their 35th birthdays. Byron Bright talks of Mindy's rehabilitation. Then he mentions that he'll quit the local shire council soon and retire from his pharmacy within two years. Louise talks of one of her clients' novel way of treating leg ulcers. Ivy Pasco calls Rory and Danny to wish them happy birthdays. As a birthday present Ivy gives the men tickets to a performance in Horsham by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Trevor Adkin meets Daphne the emu at "Dunbarton".
Danny works out who the mystery woman is. There is an early morning police visit to Harmony Farm. The Sondheims visit Danny and Rory to tell them of their daughter, Cynthia. Delma Sturrock has treatment for her cancer and Louise Adkin visits her as the District Nurse. Mindy Bright goes to a health retreat resort. Xanther Parker has a consultation with Dr Rory. She has a broken bone in her foot.
Danny reports on his work day. Delma Sturrock is transferred to a Ballarat hospital. Delma's surgeon tells her and Curtis that her cancer is well advanced. Carl and Kerry call in at Corker's Creek Park and tell a story about Alfie. Danny comes upon a mystery woman in the middle of the night on the road between Horsham and Corker's Creek. He calls for police assistance.
Danny walks home from the town when he drops his car off for a service. Along the way he sees a young woman walking strangely. He also finds an exhausted racing pigeon on the ground. He nurses the bird back to strength and releases it after a week, bearing a written note. Delma Sturrock goes to see Doctor Rory who later removes her skin blemishes. Tests indicate that Delma's prospects appear to be complicated.
Alfie goes to Harmony Farm for half a day's work. Alfie sees the mystery girl again. Alfie is sprung in the middle of doing something different. Danny learns some gossip about Muriel Ferguson. Rory and Danny go to town for a Saturday morning coffee and overhear talk about Alfie. They then visit Danny's parents' new home and learn that Louise has gained the District Nursing job. Byron Bright has an appointment to see Doctor Rory and tells Rory of his wife's worrying lifestyle.
Danny's parents move to Corker's Creek. Louise seeks employment at Girrakool Aged Care Centre. Amrita and Dee purchase Bert Harrop's service station business and his house. They move into Corker's Creek on the same day as the Adkinses. Mindy Bright takes a turn in the middle of the night. Danny is one of the ambulance crew who is called to her aid.
Kerry Jagger has an appointment with Dr Rory Clark. She has a story to tell Rory. Alfie starts part-time work at Harmony Farm. He learns how to get a calf to drink milk supplement from a bucket. Alfie sees a young woman behind a window. Alfie also starts doing mowing at Corker's Creek Park. Carl Jagger challenges Kerry about a serious matter and he gets angry.