Making Waves was 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.
- 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".
- 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.