Making Waves is the fourteenth episode of the fifth series and the eighty-first episode overall of The Dumping Ground. It premiered on October 20, 2017.

Sasha,Tyler,Ryan, dexter,Joseph,Finn,Archie and Candirose went to the beach to do a treasure hunt while Jody and the girls tried to make new girl Taz welcome.

Making Waves is the 14th episode of the fifth season of The Dumping Ground. It was first broadcast on 20th October 2017 at 5:00pm on CBBC and CBBC HD.


Jody, Floss, Chloe and the twins await the arrival of a new arrival to the Dumping Ground (Taz.) Elsewhere, Mike takes the young people on a trip to the beach.


  • First (on-screen) trip to the beach since A Day at The Beach.
  • The events of Jody's first episode are mentioned.


  • The subtitles again refer to Jeff as "Jess", and also spell Tracy as "Tracey"