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Neighbours spoilers: Bea Nilsson meets a new mystery man!

Neighbours, Jackson Gallagher
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Who's that guy? Ex-Home and Away star Jackson Gallagher guest stars as a potential new love interest for Bea on Neighbours!

Ex-Home and Away star, Jackson Gallagher (who played Josh Barrett, 2013 to 2016) begins a guest role on today's episode of Neighbours (1:00pm/5:30pm on Channel 5, see our TV Guide (opens in new tab) for full listings).

He plays Nathan Packard who arrives in Erinsborough after being tracked down by Kyle Canning (Chris Milligan).

However, while at Fitzgerald Motors, Nathan enjoys a bit of flirting with single mechanic, Bea Nilsson (Bonnie Anderson).

Neighbours, Bea Nilsson, Nathan Packard

Could it be that Levi has missed his chance with Bea now that mystery man Nathan (played by Jackson Gallagher) is on the scene on Neighbours?

Bea enjoys the attention of handsome stranger, Nathan.

But little does she know, Nathan has a SHOCK connection to the Canning family...

Neighbours, Nicolette Stone

Neighbours, Audrey Hamilton

Audrey manages to annoy Nicolette again on Neighbours!

Elsewhere in Erinsborough, Nicolette Stone (Charlotte Chimes) clashes with Audrey Hamilton (Zahra Newman) again when she discovers Toadie Rebecchi's (Ryan Maloney) charity foundation has received a huge, anonymous donation.

Nicolette realises Audrey has given away her share of the lottery winnings. Is she now expecting Nicolette to do something similar?

Neighbours, Roxy Willis, Mackenzie Hargreaves

Mackenzie needs advice from Roxy on Neighbours

And, Mackenzie Hargreaves (Georgie Stone) is in a panic after her boyfriend, Richie Amblin (Lachie Millar) brings up the possibility of sex.

Should Mackenzie fulfil Richie's wishes, even though she doesn't feel ready?

Neighbours continues weekdays at 1:00pm/5:30pm on Channel 5

Simon has long been a fan of soap operas, and especially loves OVER-THE-TOP plots involving evil twins, hair-pulling catfights and natural disasters.

Anyone remember the Sunset Beach earthquake/tidal wave?

Or when Krystle Carrington got locked in the attic and replaced by look-a-like Rita in Dynasty?!


Simon has written for a variety of TV and childrens’ magazines/websites including Inside Soap, Nickelodeon, What’s On TV, Radio Times, Metro, Girl Talk, Disney Girl, Toxic! and Digital Spy.

He has reported LIVE from the red carpet at The British Soap Awards interviewing glammed-up stars from soapland, and hosted a Facebook LIVE session for Metro with Home and Away legend Ray Meagher (Alf "Stone the flamin' crows!" Stewart) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Aussie soap.


Simon is also co-author of The Treasures Of Coronation Street (Carlton Books)


And the writer and director of (very!) low budget fright flick, Midsummer Night's EVIL and the sequel webisodes series, The Hatchet Woods HORROR.