A Place To Call Home: episode guide

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No Secrets, Ever

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Episode 2.01
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Ratings: 865,000 viewers (8th)
Written by Trent Atkinson
Directed by Mark Joffe

In present day Ash Park, elderly Sarah reveals the truth about Bert Ford's death. Back in 1953, Sarah and Anna begin their respective trial periods in their new homes. Jack is furious at Carolyn for having kept secret the fact they have a daughter and vows to uncover her identity. Olivia is increasingly disturbed by James' brutal hospital treatment and Elizabeth announces a decision that stuns everyone.

Starring: Marta Dusseldorp as Sarah Adams, Noni Hazlehurst as Elizabeth Bligh, Brett Climo as George Bligh, Craig Hall as Jack Duncan, David Berry as James Bligh, Abby Earl as Anna Bligh, Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood as Olivia Bligh/Samantha, Aldo Mignone as Gino Poletti, Sara Wiseman as Carolyn Bligh, Matt Levett as Andrew Swanson, Frankie J. Holden as Roy Briggs

Guest Cast: Deborah Kennedy as Doris Collins, Andrew McFarlane as Dr Milson, Anna Volska as Leah, Dina Panozzo as Carla Poletti, Angelo D'Angelo as Amo Poletti, Erica Lovell as Eve Walker, Michael Sheasby as Bert Ford, Jacinta Acevski as Alma Grey, Amy Mathews as Amy Polson, Jeff Truman as Father Joe, Scott Grimley as Norman Parker, Siena Elchaar as Gilda Poletti, Tristan Maxwell as Colin Walker, Indi & Izzi Scott as Baby Louise

Notes: Amy Mathews replaces Krew Boylan as Amy Polson while Sara Wiseman and Matt Levett join the main cast

I Believe

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Episode 2.02
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Ratings: 851,000 viewers (8th)
Written by Tony Morphett
Directed by Mark Joffe

In the aftermath of Bert's death and its subsequent cover-up, those involved search for inner peace. But while Sarah battles her own demons, she is well aware that Colin's suffering is tenfold. James' treatment continues to cause him suffering and Jack is determined to find answers after Carolyn's revelation that they had a child together.

Guest Cast: Deborah Kennedy as Doris Collins, Andrew McFarlane as Dr Milson, Jenni Baird as Regina Standish, Dina Panozzo as Carla Poletti, Martin Sacks as Itzaak Gold, Lisa Peers as Miriam Gold, Erica Lovell as Eve Walker, Jeff Truman as Father Joe, Amy Mathews as Amy Polson, Siena Elchaar as Gilda Poletti, Avital Greenberg-Teplitsky as Leah Goldberg, Tristan Maxwell as Colin Walker, Jacinta Acevski as Alma Grey, Paul Holmes as Reverend Green, Carla Nirella as Nurse #1, Jess Levett as Nurse #2, Scott Grimley as Norman Parker, Indi & Izzi Scott as Baby Louise

A Kiss to Build a Dream On

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Episode 2.03
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Ratings: 912,000 viewers (8th)
Written by Rick Held
Directed by Lynn-Maree Danzey

On the eve of Sarah and George's engagement party, Sarah confides to her Aunt Peg her most dark, shameful secret. Elizabeth enlists Prudence's help in her vendetta against Sarah. Anna and Gino's relationship takes a big step forward. James' treatment takes a disturbing turn.

Guest Cast: Deborah Kennedy as Doris Collins, Judi Farr as Peg Maloney, Dina Panozzo as Carla Poletti, Angelo D'Angelo as Amo Poletti, Heather Mitchell as Prudence Swanson, Andrew McFarlane as Dr Milson, Martin Sacks as Itzaak Gold, Lisa Peers as Miriam Gold, Amy Mathews as Amy Polson, Jacinta Acevski as Alma Grey, Avital Greenberg-Teplitsky as Leah Goldberg, Siena Elchaar as Gilda Poletti, Claudia Cranstoun as Drunk Guest, George Washingmachine as Bush Band Leader; Adam Barnard, Jordan Colley, Stuart French & Garry Steel as Bush Band

What Your Heart Says

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Episode 2.04
Sunday, June 01, 2014
Ratings: 966,000 viewers (7th)
Written by Hamilton Budd
Directed by Lynn-Maree Danzey

Sarah leads the charge to rescue James, but his ordeal is far from over as his sexuality becomes known. When Jack discovers Sarah's employment file is missing from the hospital Sarah is forced to tell George her darkest secret — it will be far worse coming from someone else. But in doing so, will she lose the man she loves?

Guest Cast: Deborah Kennedy as Doris Collins, Angelo D'Angelo as Amo Poletti, Heather Mitchell as Prudence Swanson, Amy Mathews as Amy Polson, Andrew McFarlane as Dr Milson, Carla Nirella as Nurse

The Ghosts of Christmas Past

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Episode 2.05
Sunday, June 08, 2014
Ratings: 855,000 viewers (7th)
Written by Brooke Wilson
Directed by Lynn Hegarty

As Sarah feared, George is thrown into turmoil by the horrifying account of her concentration camp experiences at the hands of the Nazis. The Christmas soiree brings out Jack's intimacy issues and Anna publicly humiliates Andrew.

Guest Cast: Angelo D'Angelo as Amo Poletti, Dina Panozzo as Carla Poletti, Siena Elchaar as Gilda Poletti, Jeff Truman as Father Joe, Meegan Warner as Young Elizabeth, Tom O' Sullivan as John "Jack" Duncan Snr, Jessica Donoghue as Mrs Duncan, Jenni Baird as Elaine, Merlin Chick as Young James, Cameron Holmes as Young Jack, Saskia Williscroft as Young Anna, Jack Joseski as Young Gino, Angus King as Brian, Geoff Sirmai as Charles, Louise Kelly as Elva, Lindsay Moss as Wally, Jeremy Hubbard as Clem, Lukasz Embart & Mathew Jarrett as Nazi Soldiers

Note: On June 10, news broke that APTCH has been cancelled by Seven.

Episodes 2.06 - 2.10