In the first episode of “The Real Housewives of Auckland” former television presenter, Louise Wallace invites three friends to a glamorous fashion show. Socialite Gilda Kirkpatrick, vineyard owner Julia Sloane and Angela Stone, fashion stylist. Things take a turn for the worse and Angela manages to upset the table. Julia invites them all to her birthday lunch at an exclusive Auckland restaurant and invites along champagne importer Anne Batley Burton. Gilda brings along friend and former model Michelle Blanchard. Despite it being a happy occasion Angela is swiftly put in her place and it all ends in tears.