One of Australia’s best-loved soap operas is back on our screens. (Picture: Amazon Freeve/PA Wire)
The return of the famous Australian soap Neighbours has been highly anticipated by fans worldwide, with the debut episode coming to Amazon Freevee today.
With its interesting characters and engaging storylines, Neighbours has become a beloved staple of the television landscape since it first hit the small screen in 1986.
The controversial move to axe the soap left many fans severely disappointed, with its star-studded finale in July 2022 seemingly marking the end of an era.
However, as the show returns in 2023, viewers can expect more drama, romance, and intrigue than ever before.
Whether you’re a long-time fan or a newcomer to the series, the return of Neighbours is sure to be a must-watch event for many soap fans.
So, as fans get ready to be swept away by the latest adventures of Ramsay Street – when is the new show set in the Neighbours timeline?
Here is what you need to know.
When is the new Neighbours on Freevee set?
In a twist few of us saw coming, the new Neighbours series will be set two years after the last episode on Channel 5.
The timeline change is just one of several big plot reveals with fan jaws hitting the floor.
How to watch Neighbours on Amazon Freevee
Neighbours has found a new home on Freevee (Picture: Amazon Freevee)
Amazon Freevee is a free ad-supported streaming service which offers a wide range of movies and TV programmes for just about anyone.
It is very easy to use and can be accessed on a web browser via the official Amazon website or on a mobile device, smart TV or games console via either the Prime Video or Freevee apps – some services carry both, so you’ll be spoilt for choice.
Android TVs, Apple TVs and Google TVs also have the Freevee app, so if you possess any of these devices, you’ll be able to stream Neighbours to your heart’s content.
Simply head to Amazon.co.uk if you’re in the UK or Amazon.com for US users and create your free account.
Once you’re registered, simply type in Neighbours and voila, let the binge-watching commence!
A selection of iconic episodes are currently available to stream, with EVERY episode from 2012 to 2022 also on offer, meaning you can catch right up in time for the show’s return next week.
More information here.
***Some Neighbours spoilers ahead***
Central to the plot of the first episode is a surprise wedding, which was teased in the trailer and led to fans speculating who the bride and groom might be.
It eventually became clear that the bride was Terese Willis (Rebekah Elmaloglou) – with many fans picking up on dialogue hints that led them to believe that the groom was Paul Robinson (Stefan Dennis) …read more