Making Waves was the 14th episode in Series 5 of The Dumping Ground and the 82nd episode overall. It aired on October 20, 2017.
Sasha is forced to face her demons when a planned trip to the beach goes horribly wrong.
- The events of Jody arriving in "Jody Jackson" are mentioned.
- When Taz notices Jody's music box, when she opens it it play a completely different tune to what it played in previous episodes ("Stuck With You" & "Coming Round").
- The music box is different too.