Casey has been left to die alone in the desert, but he is given water and comfort from a mysterious girl called Tamara. At the same time, Brax and Natalie are completely lost, but they run into Kyle to ask for directions to Dead Man's Tree. Fearing that Brax will discover Casey, Kyle heads back to the desert. However, Natalie recognises Kyle from Summer Bay and they drive after him.
Kyle recaptures Casey and also Tamara, but Casey escapes. Tamara then uses petrol from the back of Kyle's truck to cause an explosion, which alerts Brax and Natalie to their whereabouts. Tamara takes Kyle's gun and prepares to shoot him, but Casey convinces her to let him live. Kyle runs away after Casey collapses with the gun. Tamara also disappears as Brax and Natalie arrive.
Meanwhile, Indi seeks advice from Liam about Romeo's behaviour. Liam counsels her to stay away from Romeo so that he can seek the help he needs. After Alf tells Romeo not to push people away, he seeks out Indi and admits that he has an addiction to steroids. He asks for her support, but she tells him that he needs to seek professional help. Liam tells her that she is doing the right thing, but Indi feels torn and wants to mend their relationship.