Chad becomes trapped outside the shuttle in space, and Rachel grants him a wedding before the oxygen runs out.
Paul digs up an aboriginal codpiece in the desert, bringing down an ancient curse upon the observatory.
Pip throws her back out, which leaves Paul in charge of the observatory.
While Paul is suspended from duty, Max drags him into the desert to help hunt down a killer kangaroo.
A woman turns up at the observatory and seduces Paul like a depraved beast.
Paul becomes the star jockey during camel racing week.
After writing a paper on how the universe will end, Paul offends a local writer, who then challenges him to a duel.
Paul discovers a planet, and a documentary crew arrives to cover the story.
As the planet Venus moves close to Earth, the observatory becomes a hotbed of raging desire.
The observatory staff throw Paul a surprise birthday party, overwhelming him with emotion.
After recovering from a near fatal encounter with a black swamp toad, Paul thinks he sees the face of God in space.
Disillusioned astronomer Paul Hamilton proceeds from a boring life in London to the Royal Australian Observatory in the middle of the Outback.