Neighbours spoilers: GOODBYE to Elly Conway and Shaun Watkins!

Neighbours, Elly Conway, Shaun Watkins

Elly and Shaun's bags are packed ready for their new life in Switzerland with baby Aster on Neighbours. But can Bea bring herself to say goodbye?

Elly Conway (played by Jodi Anasta) has packed her bags and is ready to leave Ramsay Street with her baby daddy, Shaun Watkins (Brad Moller) on Neighbours (1:45pm/5:30pm on Channel 5, see our TV Guide (opens in new tab) for full listings).

Susan (Jackie Woodburne) and Karl Kennedy (Alan Fletcher) stop-off on their holiday travels in time to say goodbye, as Elly and Shaun prepare to make tracks for the airport and a new life in Switzerland with their baby daughter, Aster.

Neighbours, Jodi Anasta, Bonnie Anderson

After a four-year run on Neighbours, Jodi Anasta (Elly) films her final scenes with co-star, Bonnie Anderson (Bea).

But when the time comes to say their final goodbyes, Elly's younger sister, Bea Nilsson (Bonnie Anderson) can't quite bring herself to accompany Elly and Shaun to the airport.

Bea is losing her big sister and it's all too much!

Can Bea accept Elly's decision to embark on her new adventure?

Neighbours, Chloe Brennan, Pierce Greyson

Will Chloe and Pierce reach a decision about the pregnancy on Neighbours?

Meanwhile, Chloe Brennan (April Rose Pengilly) has a BIG decision to make, after discovering she is pregnant.

Chloe's husband, Pierce (Tim Robards) has vowed to support her no mater what.

But ultimately, it is Chloe's decision.

Should she choose to go through with the pregnancy, knowing there could be risks since she has Huntington's disease?

Elsewhere on Ramsay Street, there are some mysterious goings-on at Number 30.

Neighbours, Dipi Rebecchi

Neighbours, Mackenzie Hargreaves, Richie Amblin

WHO has sent Dipi money? WHY is Shane acting so shifty? See what happens on Neighbours!

Dipi Rebecchi (Sharon Johal) receives a mystery envelope containing some cash. But WHO is the sender?

And why is Dipi's husband, Shane (Nicholas Coghlan) acting so shifty around Mackenzie Hargreaves's boyfriend, Richie Amblin (Lachie Millar).

What's got Shane so tense?

Neighbours continues weekdays at 1:45pm/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.