Pete and Jerry are in their early twenties living together on the outskirts of Sydney. Their life consists of dead-end jobs, getting stoned, hanging out at the local pubs and talking about girls. Which is fine with them until Cheryl enters their lives; she's sexy, confident and dangerous. As always, Jerry gets the girl, but as their lives start to spiral out of control, Pete finds himself in a violent situation being urged on by Cheryl, resulting in Pete beating a man to death. In the wake of the violence Pete and Cheryl are drawn to each other.