Kath is enjoying life as an empty nester until her recently married daughter Kim moves back in, insisting her marriage to Brett is over. Kath has caught the eye of a certain butcher named Kel Knight and has a feeling in her waters that Kel is about to make their sensual relationship a mere formality. Kim begins to suspect Brett is having an affair and has her second best friend Sharon stalk him, with disastrous results.
Guest Cast: none
Brett's relationship with a 75kg Rottweiler by the name of Cujo has Kim's nose out of joint. Kim swears off men and takes up golf with Sharon. This leads Kath to suspect Kim is a lesbian. When Kath voices her theory to Kel, he reasons that homosexual activity isn't unusual or uncommon: after all he was in the navy for six years. Kath begins to question her relationship with Kel. Kim's out to sow her rolled oats and, with encouragement from Sharon, they go speed-dating at the local pub where Sharon meets fiddler Mark. None of the men are interested in Kim and she calls Brett to come rescue her.
Guest Cast: Tony Martin as Mark, Judith Chaplin
Wedding preparations for Kath and Kel's big day are well underway. Kel puts his skills as a fine purveyor of meat to the test as he begins to design a commemorative sausage for the connubials. The future of Sharon's netball team and three generations of family history are at stake when players drop out at the last minute. Can Kim drag herself and her manicured nails off the couch to help her second best friend in a time of need?
Guest Cast: Kate Gorman as Dannii Boulton, Daina Reid as Kylie Boulton, Clementine David as Official, Staff & Friends of Netball Victoria
Kath's wedding plans are thrown into chaos when she discovers that Kim has really stacked on the weight after quitting smoking and doesn't fit into her bridesmaid's dress. She tries the Celine Cuisine diet plan, based on Celine Dion's diet. Sharon discovers self-help and motivational books and considers marriage counselling as a career. Sharon's reading is soon put to the test as a complete breakdown of all relationships erupts. A round table counselling session produces startling revelations, but talk to the face 'cos the hand ain't listening!
Guest Cast: Marg Downey as Marion, Mark A. Taylor as Truck Driver
Kath is trying to decide on a venue for her wedding reception, but she's also worried that Kel is losing interest and decides to move on without him! Kim is playing the Ice Maiden with Brett, and Sharon is concerned doctors may decide to put her on a broad spectrum placebo for her hypochondroa.
Guest Cast: Jane Menelaus as Bridal Shop Proprietor, Alethea McGrath as Melissa
Kath is scrimping and saving money, determined to pay for her ritzy fairytale-style wedding on her own. When call-in quiz shows as gambling fail to raise the much-needed cash, Kath organises a lingerie party, recruiting Kim and Sharon as models. Kim discovers something she's really good at — internet chat rooms and online shopping with Kath's credit card. With the help of a modem, Kim is determined to meet the man of her dreams. Beware the lace snap crotch teddy! Kel asks Brett to be his best man.
Guest Cast: Tony Rickards as Brian, Mark Trevorrow as Tailor, Andrea Powell as Photo Shop Assistant, Peta Brady as Kelly
Kim organises Kath's hen's night after rejecting Sharon's idea — a marathon session of Rocky and Mighty Ducks videos. With a stick-on bra, fake tan and a one-sleeved top, Kath is ready to party! Kel doesn't want a Buck's turn, but Kim doesn't think that's normal — blokes are supposed to write themselves off before their wedding — so she gets Brett to take him out on the tear. Kath and Kim have a night to remember after their drinks are apparently "spiked". Kel and Brett's sedate "Buck's turn" ends horribly when they are robbed and chained up in their underwear outside Flinders Street Station.
Guest Cast: John Denton as Taxi Driver, Glenn Butcher as Barman, Mandy McElhinney as Shop Assistant, Luke Robson, Vivian St James as Drag Queen #1, Linda Lamont as Drag Queen #2, Amanda Monroe as Drag Queen #3
Kath's wedding day has finally arrived, and it'll be the ritziest fairtytale wedding of the year, but Kel is nervous that Kath won't turn up and he'll get left at the altar for the fifth time! With punch served from the rubbish bin and a tarp over the clothesline, the guests arrive at 4.45pm for a 4.46pm start. A unique chain of events leads to a nuptials that no one will ever forget, well not quickly anyway.
Guest Cast: Marg Downey as Marion, Tony Martin as Mark, John Baird as Carriage driver, Kara Larocca
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