This is a list of the references to time given in Outrageous Fortune and Westside, which can be used to establish a timeline. This includes dates on letters, calendars, videos and so on, plus mentions of years, character ages, etc.
Outrageous Fortune Edit
Series 1 Edit
- Cheryl receives an invoice which is dated 24/04/05, placing the episode in April 2005.
Episode 4: "The Cause of This Defect"Edit
- Billy (The Kid) Grady West was born in 1987 and died in 2005.
- Cheryl was 16 when she met Wolf.
- Loretta is 15 years old.
- Pascalle is a "couple of years" older than 16.
Episode 6: "But Never Doubt I Love"Edit
- It's Wolf and Cheryl's 20th marriage anniversary.
Series 2 Edit
Episode 1: "Thy Name Is Woman" Edit
- The video footage of Kurt's confession tape is dated 14/07/2006.
Episode 4: "This Two-Fold Force" Edit
- Wolf left school at age 15.
- Cheryl left school at age 16. Her parents needed someone to help out in the shop.
- Ted left school at age 13. He was stealing coal off the yards to feed his whole family.
- Van left school at age 15.
- Pascalle left school at age 15.
- At Ted's 16th birthday, Rita gave him a yard glass. She wanted to stay the night and have sex with Ted for the first time, and invited her friend Pat along.
- It's Loretta's 16th birthday party.
Episode 17: "Wherein Our Saviour's Birth is Celebrated" Edit
- The family go on a Christmas holiday trip, so it is Christmas.
Series 3 Edit
Episode 12: "Good Friends, as You Are Friends" Edit
- Wayne Judd receives a cheque dated 12/10/07.
Episode 22: "Where the Offence Is, Let the Great Axe Fall" Edit
- Gary said he was born is 1971, and went to visit Rita when he was 16 years.
- Ted West was born in 1939.
- Rita was 16 when she married Ted.
- Wolf West is 11 at the beginning of Westside.
- Vern Gardiner moved to New Zealand when he was 14.
- Maria Doslic is 13 years.