* AwardCategoryFraud: in 2010, Kate Bell was shortlisted and nominated for the TV Week Logie Awards for Best New Female Talent, despite having previously appeared in two full seasons of ''Series/BlueWaterHigh'', starting in 2005.
* DawsonCasting: While Sally grew up before a nation, other teenage characters are played: mostly. by adults.
* DyeHard: The naturally brunette Creator/SaskiaBurmeister dyed her hair blonde to play Tegan Callahan.
* RetroactiveRecognition: Creator/HeathLedger, Isla Fisher, Melissa George, [[Film/StarTrek Chris]] [[Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse Hemsworth]], [[Series/TheMentalist Simon Baker]], [[Film/{{Memento}} Guy]] [[LAConfidential Pearce]], [[Series/TrueBlood Ryan Kwanten]], [[Series/PrettyLittleLiars Tammin Sursok]] and Creator/NaomiWatts all got their big breaks here. In fact, Chris Hemsworth once dropped by the set to visit some of his old co-stars and made an uncredited cameo in a [[http://www.digitalspy.com/soaps/home-and-away/news/a647904/see-chris-hemsworth-return-to-his-roots-for-a-home-and-away-cameo/ diner scene]] as a patron in the background.
* MilestoneCelebration:
** Episode #2000 saw [[Creator/MelissaGeorge Angel]] and her new family depart the bay.
** Episode #3000 saw Mitch's departure, and ended with Alex, Dani and Brodie in a car accident.
** Episode #4000 was Alf Stewart's birthday party, with numerous past characters returning. This also ended in a tragic car accident, this time fatal.
* TheOtherDarrin: mainly Flynn, Rebecca, Pippa and Hayley. This show is, like just about all British soaps, notable for a conspicuous ''lack'' of Other Darrins.
* RecycledScript: And, how.