As Cyclone Debbie stops the clock for the first time in the show’s history, two couples struggle to keep their head above water.
The immense pressure of the competition is beginning to take its toll on the usually stoic Queensland married couple Aaron and Daniella.
‘It’s been the biggest challenge in our lives,’ Daniella, who’s been married to her husband for eight years, tells New Idea.
‘We are only just talking to each other.’
Adelaide duo Kate and Harry are in the same boat – they’re at loggerheads while working on the Gold Coast couple’s garden.
Suffering from a stye in her eye due to the stress of the finals, the young mum reveals: ‘It was a rocky time.’
‘We’re so different, so that’s been hard sometimes,’ Kate explains.
Read the full story in this week’s issue of New Idea, on sale now.