Story of the Week

Amazing tales to enjoy as a family. Daily at 5pm during Settle Petal.

There's nothing more magical than snuggling up with a great book. Tune in daily at 5pm for our Story of the Week, with a new one premiering each Thursday.

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Hear our latest Stories Of The Week

The Four Magnificent Dragons of China told by Dr Nicholas Ng

To celebrate Chinese New Year Kinderling is featuring the legend of the Four Magnificent Dragons of China, who once lived in the Eastern Ocean and became the four main…

I'm Australian Too by Mem Fox

This book is a celebration of the wonderful, culturally diverse families that make up this country, from Australia’s First Nations peoples, to those who have settled here from afar and…

The Barber at the Harbour by Tom Paterson

The Barber at the Harbour is a rollicking tale about sailors, haircuts and music written by Brisbane-based civil enginner Tom Paterson. The gorgeous illustrations are by Brisbane-based designer and illustrator…

What if Fruits Were Animals? by Kate Wengier

Imagine if fruits were animals... cheeky monkey cherries swinging through the trees or oranges with tiger stripes prowling through the jungle. Kate Wengier is a family dietition and nutritionist who…

Peanut Monkey Up High by Nicole S Kelly

Peanut Monkey and his sister Blossom decide to climb a tree. Higher and higher they go, but what happens when they get to the top? This story is about building…

Caterpillar and Butterfly by Ambelin Kwaymullina

Caterpillar and Butterfly is a beautiful journey of self-discovery and courage set in the Australian bush. It’s written and illustrated by Ambelin Kwaymullina, an award-winning Aboriginal writer from the Palyku…