Kelly and Evan have had it with the tenants upstairs (Adam, Lucy and Nikki). If they're not hogging the communal washing machine, then they're monopolising the hot water system. And Lucy's cat Orlando keeps making unsolicited visits to their flat. But every time Kelly tries to talk to them she gets the door slammed in her face. Just what is their problem? High proximity equals high tension, with communication breakdowns happening in all corners. When the tenants discover they are sharing Orlando's fleas, Kelly declares war.
The accidental 'catslaughter' of Orlando is weighing heavily on Kelly's mind. Lucy tries to prepare Piers' case for Immigration, but things are looking shaky. Stu is incensed that his ex, Karen has 'stolen' Buddha and enlists Christian on a retrieval mission. Conflict between the flats rises but Kelly is determined to restore harmony between them.
Back at Uni, Kelly is nervous about seeing her psychology lecturer, Frank. But when they do meet up, new truths overshadow old wounds. Adam's position of golden boy at the broking firm is threatened by the arrival of Marcus, a cocky 'geezer' from the London Office. Nikki's week starts off promisingly with a potential new job offer, but her inability to draw the line between work and play lands her in hot water.
Evan and Jemima's relationship is going from strength to strength, spurring Evan into making an unprecedented proposal. Kellie's got sex on the brain and it's affecting her studies. A dud anniversary gift prompts Lucy to call off her wedding. Christian decides it's time for Stu to purge his ex-girlfriend from his system.
Stu and Christian's mateship is tested when Christian reveals a damning secret.Lucy discovers the real nature of Adam and Nikki's relationship.Kelly, meanwhile, has doubts about her lecturer and lover, Frank.
Nikki is devastated to learn that Adam and Lucy have been keeping a huge secret from her.Meanwhile, Lucy's fiancé pays her a surprise visit. But her happiness is short-lived after she finds out the real reason behind his trip.Also, Justin tells Bree something he's never told anyone.
Kelly enters Corey's football world and learns a whole new set of rules. It's one thing to get her head around the game but the social aspect of the game gets her insecurities mounting, especially when she meets Corey's ex, a glamorous model. Simon realises that dating a younger man has its drawbacks. He's feeling old before his time now that he's seeing the younger Jeff.
Jeff invites Simon to meet his parents, but what should be a sweet night ends in a fight. Jeff thinks Simon is acting like his father, Simon thinks he is acting like a child. Is this the end of the rainbow? Or will they work it out together? Meanwhile, Bree is disturbed when Justin makes a play for her mum.
When Stu and Zelko host a P-party their guests get promiscuous. Meanwhile, Stu learns that Anna, his paraplegic client, is hoarding pills and may be suicidal. But when he confronts her they end up in a clinch.
Nikki is frustrated with Rob. Their relationship is starting to feel like a timeshare arrangement and she spends more time leaving messages on his voicemail than actually hanging out with him. Meanwhile, Stu tells Lucy something she wishes she hadn't heard and Adam gets closer to meeting his son than ever before.
The gang goes Coastal for a weekend in lieu of a hen party for Lucy. The weekend brings Stu and Lucy closer than ever. Rob's indifference to Nikki's attempts at toughing it out make her question the relationship.
After weeks of romantic subterfuge with Stu,Lucy cancels her wedding. Piers flies over immediately from the UK to win her back.. Corey arrives back in town throwing a spanner into the works of Kelly and Justin's blossoming relationship. Adam finally gets the opportunity to meet his son and to see Nikki in a new light. Bree and Jeff fight it out at the Hair show.
Narrated by Deborah Mailman this is part 1 of a two part special that explores The Best of The Secret Life of Us. Life is like a trifecta -there is your home life, love life and work life and if all is in order your life is set. This episode explores the home life and love lives of the characters from The Secret Life of Us-from finding new flatmates,to the tough times,falling out of love and most of all friendship.
Narrated By Deborah Mailman.Part 2 of the two part special of The Best of The Secret Life of Us,explores the last piece of trifecta,the work life. Join in as we reminisce with The Secret Life of Us characters as we track their career goals or lack thereof and most of all how they let off steam at the end of the day.