Inspired by true events; a woman escaping a cult, a refugee fleeing with his family, a father trapped in a dead-end job, and a bureaucrat on the verge of a national scandal find their lives intertwined in an immigration detention centre.
Cast: Yvonne Strahovski, Jai Courtney, Asher Keddie, Fayssal Bazzi, Dominic West, Cate Blanchett, Marta Dusseldorp, Darren Gilshenan, Kate Box, Maria Angelico, Rachel House, Clarence Ryan, Rose Riley, Claude Jabbour, Soraya Heidari, Saajeda Samaa, Ilaha Rahemi, Allen Edwards, Ewen McMorrine, Saeid Shahzadeh Safavi, Stephen Tongun, Phoenix Raei, Oakley Quist, Hurley Quist, Helana Sawires, Syd Brisbane, Sarah Peirse, Amanda Ma
A peaceful protest turns chaotic as detainees break out of Barton and Clare struggles with the fallout. Cam discovers Janice is harbouring the escapees and Ameer tries to keep the secret of how he made it to Australia.
Clare's relentless hunt for the leak in Barton pays off, while Cam wrestles with his conscience over the beaten detainee. Sofie uncovers an ambitious escape plan, and Mina tries to support her grief-stricken father.
Ambitious bureaucrat Clare Kowitz arrives at Barton as the new General Manager and is struck by the extent of the facility's dysfunction. Ameer finally makes it to Australia only to discover tragic news awaits him.
Four strangers' lives collide at an immigration detention centre; a woman escaping a cult, a refugee fleeing persecution, a father escaping a dead-end job and a bureaucrat on the verge of a national scandal.