24/03/2015 06:28 GMT | Updated 24/03/2015 08:59 GMT

Ed Sheeran Films ‘Home And Away' Scenes In Australia (PICS)

The ‘Home And Away’ cast were joined by a familiar face on Monday, when Ed Sheeran popped by to film a cameo.

The ‘Thinking Out Loud’ singer is currently on tour in Australia, and he spent his day off in front of the cameras on Palm Beach.

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Ed and Emily

Ed joined soap veteran Emily Symonds, who plays Marilyn Chambers, to film scenes on the beach, but bosses are keeping schtum on the details of how Ed will arrive in Summer Bay.

“He will appear as himself in the series,” a Channel Seven spokesperson confirmed to Daily Mail Australia. “But storyline details about what brings Ed to Summer Bay are being kept under wraps for now.”

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Ed spent the day filming before heading back to Sydney on a seaplane

The singer-songwriter’s current tour includes a number of stop-offs around the world, before his 3 Wembley Stadium dates in July.

Ed’s shared a number of snaps on Instagram while on the road, including one of a hilarious fan letter, featuring one of the best backhanded compliments we’ve ever seen.

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Channel 5 have revealed a snap of Ed at Summer Bay

He received some amazing news recently, when it was revealed that his latest album ‘X’ has sold over 2 million copies worldwide.

Ed celebrated by announcing the launch of his own record label, Gingerbread.

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