A potentially disastrous accident at CCR's ageing South Australian copper mine highlights the need for its urgent upgrade and also to find new copper. When Megan and Brian travel to Megan's remote copper exploration site, their four-wheel drive rolls, leaving them stranded with no car and out of radio contact. Stuck in the middle of the desert, with their unconscious driver needing medical help and daylight fading, things look grim. During the night, Megan and Brian find themselves opening up to each other about their work and their past. Meanwhile, Megan realises a rock she stumbles across could potentially hold the key to CCR's salvation. Back on site, the miners are enjoying a Christmas fly-in from their families and loved ones. With plenty of food, drink and even a visit from Santa, spirits are high despite increasing uncertainty over the mine's viability. But concern for Brian and Megan grows after they miss their scheduled flight. With their whereabouts unknown, Max finds ...
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Setting is Christmas. Two text messages received on mobile (cell) phones have the date of 4/8/08 displayed. See more