May Gibbs' Tales from the Billabong

Fri 25 May 2018

Snugglepot & Cuddlepie by May Gibbs are 100 years young! And to celebrate, Kinderling brings these classic adventures to life with the wonderful voices of Lah-Lah and Buzz the Bandleader! This week we feature May Gibbs' Tales from the Billabong, a new story written by Jane Massaminspired by May Gibbs’ captivating Gumnut Babies. Buy your own copies of the books from the May Gibbs website, published by Scholastic Australia.

Read by Lah-Lah & Buzz the Bandleader. Sound design by Max Gosford.

This story was produced by Kinderling Kids Radio in partnership with May Gibbs copyrights holders Cerebral Palsy Alliance and the Northcott Society. 

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