Trish and Holly attend an Intensive Training Camp, which could lead to an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship. Meanwhile the discovery of an old film prompts Max to tell Joel of his love for Lucy, Joel and Jacinta's grandmother.
The Outlaws plan to make the school fete a night to remember, but Holly is mortified, as she can't dance. Nick is disgruntled when Johnno and Kate invite his mother, a famous artist and ex-Woolich celebrity, to attend.
Emily organizes a trivia night fund-raiser, whilst Johnno and Ralph take on the babysitting job from hell. Meanwhile Sandy, Holly's best friend from New Zealand, makes a play for Nick after Holly declares she has no interest in him.
The Outlaws welcome visiting US team, the Comets, whilst Joel directs his newfound interest in filming towards a legendary local shipwreck. A storm floods the gym, Johnno meets his match when Comet entrepreneur Maddison beats him at his own game.
The annual hunt for Mr. Finnegan, a legendary fish, turns into a battle of the sexes following a chauvinistic remark from Johnno. But Emily refuses to take sides, preferring to try for the $2,000 first prize with her friend Monique.
When the Outlaws play the Waka, Alan orders Joel to dominate, resulting in the team's loss. Tired of his father's expectations, Joel confesses his part in the Woolich Gym fire, incurring everyone's disgust, except for Nick.
The revamped Outlaws head to New Zealand to play Holly's old team, the Waka. Whilst Holly is excited to see old friends, a jealous Nick clashes with Waka player Watene over Holly, but befriends him when he learns that she's his cousin.
The Outlaws' joy at being invited to the Pan Pacific Championships is short-lived when Peterson uses Max's absence to hijack the team. And like vultures, Rams players are ready to replace Outlaws who can't afford the trip.
As the Grand Final between the Outlaws and the Rams draws closer, tensions build and when Johnno's efforts to restore Ralph's self-confidence backfire, Ralph tells Max that it's best if he doesn't play.
As the Outlaws nervously prepare to play against the Rams, Jacinta reveals a talent for shooting three-pointers and joins the team. During the match Alan, stunned by Jacinta's hitherto hidden skills, directs the Rams to play dirty.
With the first game of the season only a day away, the Outlaws are feeling excited. But on the big morning, Johnno is forced to finish an urgent job and Franco, whose father has hurt his back, is left to cope with the annual melon harvest.