She supported Xavier when John had a heart attack and, when Xavier worried about whether to let John propose to Gina, gave him a list of questions to see whether Gina loved him or not.They were both left bemused when Gina rejected the proposal.
April refused to acknowledge she’d done anything wrong and when she learned John had known she was lying all along she confronted him.
However, she was impressed when he stood up to her and apologised, agreeing she needed to be taught a lesson but saying Xavier didn’t.
He told April what had happened and she pretended to be angry with him before revealing she was actually all right with it.
Bianca soon got them thrown out of their home by getting into a fight with the landlord so Xavier persuaded Gina to let them stay at their place.
After exchanging a few kisses and falling asleep on the beach, they accepted they were now a couple.
She was finally joined by her older sister Bianca, who was supposed to be in Summer Bay before her but had been delayed.
She and Xavier asked John to present the proposal to council and, while she didn’t want Xavier threatening and blackmailing him to get his co-operation, she was fine with using Gina to get him to co-operate.
She was pleased with the rally John organised at the local tip but not so impressed when he and Xavier came back with a not-particularly-environmentally-friendly car.
April asked Gina to install recycle bins at the school and was shocked and slightly disappointed when she agreed without much argument.