On a quiet day, five life guards model for photographers. Only a bit further a Japanse youngster, later identified as English student Taka(hiro) from Tokyo, washes up Bondi without a pols; only after the third, last feasible defibrillation, Taka is revived and hospitalized. Next Australia Day, a time of patriotic fun and for reasons unknown floating devices. The Bondi chief gets to raise the flag at city hall, a rare honor. Various tourists with minor injuries get good care. The boys can't help competing in the gym, especially now their annual competition approaches.