The WORST episodes of Heartbreak High

Every episode of Heartbreak High ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Heartbreak High!

A group of students at an inner-city high school in Sydney deal with the many obstacles life throws at them including love, racism, broken homes, homelessness and drug addiction.

Last Updated: 8/29/2023Network: Network 10Status: Ended
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Episode 195
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#1 - Episode 195

Season 7 - Episode 25 - Aired 1/23/1999

Clare Grant,an exchange student from London,starts at heartly.Zac moves into the shed with draz and thania.Marc has a crush on miss Kasis.

Episode 192
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#2 - Episode 192

Season 7 - Episode 22 - Aired 1/2/1999

Despo opens a new cafe in the school grounds called La Dolce Vita.Dennis starts dating fat girl Sophie.

Episode 191
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#3 - Episode 191

Season 7 - Episode 21 - Aired 12/26/1998

Anita breaks up with Drazic and goes out with Todd Gillespie. Draz smashes up the classroom.

Episode 190
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#4 - Episode 190

Season 7 - Episode 20 - Aired 12/19/1998

Zac's trying his hardest to give the stone masonry a go but his heart's not in it. When he can't take it anymore, Zac tells his father he's going back to school. Owen begs him to stay but when Zac refuses, Owen gives him an ultimatum — if Zac won't work for the business, then Owen won't support him. A police liaison officer has been appointed to the school in an attempt to forge stronger links between the police service and the students.

Episode 189
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#5 - Episode 189

Season 7 - Episode 19 - Aired 12/12/1998

Zac's old man, Owen, is working him pretty hard at his stone masonry workshop. As far as Owen is concerned, keeping the family business afloat is more important than going to school. Lee enlists Zac to help him operate his four-track recording machine — he could use someone who's good with sound. Zac gives Lee a hand after school but gets a blast from Owen when he gets back late to the workshop. Zac lies to his father, telling him he was late because got a detention for turning up late to school. Owen visits Carson the following day to discuss whether or not to pull his son out of school — after all, why waste the time when there's a secure job waiting for Zac at the stone masonry? Draz is doing it tough in the financial department but he's too proud to accept money from Anita. Life gets worse when the cops pull him up on the street and make him their number one suspect for a bag-snatch that happened in the area.

Episode 188
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#6 - Episode 188

Season 7 - Episode 18 - Aired 12/5/1998

Thanks to Undercurrent reporter Katherine Baker, Draz has lined up an interview for a job at a classy hotel. Draz's future in the hospitality industry looks set and he buys Anita a present to mark his future wealth and success. The Undercurrent crew continue to film his progress and are present at the interview when Draz is told he's landed the job. But things take a turn when the manager asks Draz to take his eyebrow ring out for the job.

Episode 187
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#7 - Episode 187

Season 7 - Episode 17 - Aired 11/28/1998

Now that Drazic is out in the real world, he wants to increase his income but is not pleased when D'espo refuses to reward him with more hours and a pay rise. Draz finds himself hitting the sidewalk in search for a better job and just when it looks like there's no hope of Draz ever finding a job, Undercurrent reporter Katherine Baker turns up with a film crew wanting to follow Draz's search for employment. When Draz's story goes to air, D'espo is vilified while Drazic is painted as the struggling hero of hard times causing the job offers start flowing in.

Episode 186
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#8 - Episode 186

Season 7 - Episode 16 - Aired 11/21/1998

Ryan gets a job at a cricket pavillion and meets a legend.Kurt and Thania get together.Dennis fails his exams, so does Anita and Drazic. Kurt leaves to go to Townsville and Ryan leaves to go on tour with the legends of cricket.The crew all say goodbye to each other and Di Barnett tells them she is leaving to teach another school and Draz jumps for joy, but later says goodbye.

Episode 49
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3.67
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#9 - Episode 49

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/13/1996

Rose agrees to marry Jack but matters are quickly complicated by a second proposal, this one from Con. Con's parents decide the best way to discourage their son is to encourage him. Jodie argues with her half-sister Karen over her involvement with Matt. Karen poses as Jodie when she goes to see a music promoter.

Directors: Andrew Prowse
Writer: Kris Wyld
Episode 42
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4.50
2 votes

#10 - Episode 42

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/25/1995

Rivers, Con and Matt are stopped by the police prompting them to create a controversial one-sided documentary that threatens the continuation of Vic's Media Studies course. Steve's discovery that Lucy is on the pill leads them both to look into their previous partners' lives. Rivers insists on babysitting Tess after Jack shows him how being seen with a baby can help attract women.

Writer: Greg Millin
Episode 50
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4.75
4 votes

#11 - Episode 50

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/20/1996

Rivers' father surfaces at the warehouse after escaping from prison. Jodie tells Karen it is time for her to move out of the warehouse, and after a brief but eventful stay at the Bordinos', Karen moves on. A difficult decision about Rivers' future is taken out of his hands.

Directors: Andrew Prowse
Episode 61
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5.00
2 votes

#12 - Episode 61

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/6/1996

Jodie's infatuation with singer/songerwriter Tim Beckett is shaken when the self-confessed alcoholic starts drinking again. Katerina convinces Deloraine to let her sell healthier food to the students but her upstart effort is challenged by competition from Con's hot dog stand. Andrew confronts Sam about her past affair with Peter and confesses his own jealousy. Allie feels like she's being shut out by her friends because of her involvement with Matt.

Directors: Catherine Millar
Writer: Sally Webb
Episode 123
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5.50
2 votes

#13 - Episode 123

Season 5 - Episode 32 - Aired 9/6/1997

Melanie discovers and takes a liking to a homeless woman which causes problems with her father, and Drazic finds out that being part of the international roller blading team is not as great as he thought it would be. Melanie's parents' wedding anniversary prompts her to reminisce about her mother who died three years ago. Her feelings of loss are exacerbated when she is unable to communicate them to her father. When she discovers Grace, a homeless woman living in the school grounds, Melanie is drawn to her - subconsciously there is a hope that Grace will fill the void left by her mother. Drazic discovers being part of the roller blading promotions team is not all it's cracked up to be, however, quitting the team will cost him. Katerina and Charlie learn a hard lesson when their squabbles over a television set force Mai to take action.

Episode 47
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5.75
4 votes

#14 - Episode 47

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/30/1995

Lucy reluctantly seeks help from her friends when Jerry Shapiro, her mother's boyfriend, begins making sexual advances towards her. Yola learns that she is pregnant. Con's protective instincts emerge as Effie prepares for a school dance.

Episode 45
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5.75
4 votes

#15 - Episode 45

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/16/1995

Southgate's divorce is finalised. Nicole tries to get her parents back together not knowing that her mother is already seeing Southgate. The gang plans a surprise party for Rivers' 18th birthday but his friends' odd behaviour has him convinced they're getting ready to kick him out of the warehouse. To make matters worse, his car gets stolen. Con enters Tess in a baby photo contest without telling Rose.

Episode 51
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6.00
5 votes

#16 - Episode 51

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/27/1996

When the surf boat Southgate has employed for his Surf Club recruitment efforts is vandalised and then stolen from the school yard, Matt and Rivers quickly become the prime suspects. Steve grows up in a hurry when Lucy informs him that she will going on a six-month student exchange to Japan.

Episode 44
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6.00
4 votes

#17 - Episode 44

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/9/1995

Matt sets up his uncle on a blind date and makes plans to move out. Discouraged by her recent grades, Danielle contemplates dropping out of school when she is asked to audition as a reporter for a youth oriented current affairs tv show. Yola questions Joe's commitment to their relationship when he starts spending time with an old girlfriend and her son. Con and Rose get closer while working on a science project together while Southgate and Danielle's mother begin seeing one another.

Directors: Ian Gilmour
Episode 41
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6.00
4 votes

#18 - Episode 41

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 11/18/1995

Vic tries to teach the boys a lesson in teamwork by having them play the girls team but after an embarrassing loss, the guys decide it may be time to quit basketball altogether. Con's grandmother comes to live with the Bordino family but she soon finds a new home she likes better. Steve and Lucy consummate their relationship.

Writer: Sally Webb
Episode 40
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6.00
5 votes

#19 - Episode 40

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 11/11/1995

After a thrashing from Rivers' team in a pick up game, the guys decide it's time to improve the school basketball team. They set out to convince a reluctant Vic to be their coach but convincing Rivers to join the team isn't quite as hard. Matt's friends have questions for him — and demands — after Southgate reveals he is Deloraine's nephew. Danielle arranges for Rose and Jack to have an evening to themselves and gets Lucy, Con, and Steve to help babysit Tess. Con is recruited into Danielle and Lucy's plan to seduce Steve.

Writer: James Lee
Episode 2
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6.00
7 votes

#20 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/6/1994

The banning of Jodie's incendiary rap song sparks a freedom-of-speech revolt among the students. Nick, Rose and Jodie lead their fellow students in a strike and Deloraine counters with the threat of suspensions for all those involved. The dispute is amicably settled with everyone getting their demands met — except for Con who doesn't get the soccer team he wanted, he does however get Danielle and Steve back together in time for Valentine's Day.

Directors: Michael Jenkins
Writer: Tim Gooding
Episode 46
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6.20
5 votes

#21 - Episode 46

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/23/1995

Nicole reveals her mother's affair with Southgate to the school. After getting a taste of life at the warehouse, Matt makes the decision to move back in with his uncle. Suzie ends her relationship with Bill to give her marriage another chance. Con and Rose go out on a date. Rivers is busted spying on the girls. Still haunted by Nick's death, Jodie is unable to commit to Matt.

Writer: Kit Oldfield
Episode 48
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6.25
4 votes

#22 - Episode 48

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/6/1996

Rose's daughter is rushed to the hospital. Seeing Tess brought to the hospital causes Yola to panic about her own future as a mother. Jealousies surface when Jodie's sister is welcomed at the warehouse and makes a play for Matt. Jack proposes to Rose. Southgate must inform Yola of Joe's death after he is killed in the line of duty.

Directors: Geoffrey Bennett
Writer: Chris Roache
Episode 28
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6.25
4 votes

#23 - Episode 28

Season 1 - Episode 28 - Aired 9/21/1994

Steve wants to keep a stray dog that he befriends but Deloraine and Rivers have other ideas. Stella invites Katerina to go with her to Greece.

Directors: Karl Zwicky
Episode 43
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6.33
3 votes

#24 - Episode 43

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/2/1995

Matt and the rest of the basketball team face a tough opponent in the championship game. Vic is approached at the school by a man from his past. Danielle interviews Vic for her class project, twice. Rose discovers that Jack has a new girlfriend. Vic decides to leave Hartley.

Episode 52
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6.40
5 votes

#25 - Episode 52

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/3/1996

Yola fears she may lose her baby. Southgate announces that he is moving on to become the new headmaster at a rural school. He then convinces Yola, who has mentioned a desire to start a new life for herself and her baby, to come with him. Deloraine takes an interest in Matt's love life. Steve and Danielle recruit their friends to help make a horror movie.

Writer: Sally Webb

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