Maddy finally tells her mother that she has cancer. Alf experiences disturbing flashbacks on the Canberra excursion.
Roo and Marilyn try to help Alf as he struggles with his anger over dismissive Anzac Day attitudes.
Alf's decided to join the kids of Summer Bay on an excursion to honour Australia's the fallen heroes. But will it be too much for him?
Celia's persistent match-making provokes Alf into a heart-searching decision about Ailsa. Meanwhile, Tom unearths startling details of Carly's family background.
Alf and Ailsa plan a romantic dinner for two. However, Ailsa suspects Roo's intervention when plans are changed.