Esther's character Charlie was a fan favourite who left the show in tragic circumstances earlier this year. Exact details of her return are kept under wraps.

"It was a shock and a surprise to get the call, but I said yes straight away; the chance to come back and work on the show was an opportunity I didn't have to think too hard about at all!

Charlie holds a very special place in my heart and I'm so grateful for the support I have received from Home and Away fans" said Esther.

While we can't reveal Esther's storyline, it will include Steve Peacocke and that wonderful Charlie/Brax chemistry.

2013 will be a fantastic year for Home and Away, stay tuned!

Watch the final episode before Charlie is shot:

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  1. Charlie & Joey Kiss

    0:56 Charlie & Joey Kiss

    Charlie and Joey share a romantic moment .

    Also featuring:
    Charlie Clausen
  2. The Crash Is Just The Beginning

    0:54 The Crash Is Just The Beginning

    After the Olympics, it's the most thrilling episode of Home and Away this year! Don't miss the crash landing.

  3. Goodbye Charlie

    1:52 Goodbye Charlie

    Brax visits Charlie's grave.

    Also featuring:
    Charlie Clausen
    Darryl 'Brax' Braxton
  4. Summer Bay's Worst Disasters

    Summer Bay's Worst Disasters

    We take a look at some of the worst disasters to hit our beautiful Summer Bay over the years.

  5. Charlie Clausen chats with the fans

    14:41 Charlie Clausen chats with the fans

    Charlie Clausen who plays Zac MacGuire sits and answers YOUR fan questions during his break.

    Also featuring:
    Charlie Clausen
    Zac Macguire
  6. Sounds of Summer Bay

    Sounds of Summer Bay

    Ep 6116 - 6120 Featuring: David Dallas, Birds of Tokyo, Joelistics

  7. Sounds of Summer Bay

    Sounds of Summer Bay

    Ep 6110 - 6115 Featuring: Maggie Eckford, Nico Stai, Cut Copy



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