Story of the Week

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

Is there anything more magical than a great book? Each week we highlight a new kids' book as our Story of the Week. You can listen daily at 5pm, via the links in the list below, or anywhere, anytime with the Kinderling app!

A new book premieres each Thursday.

To celebrate Book Week we're giving one lucky person all 52 Story of the Week books from the past year to give to their daycare or preschool of choice. They'll also receive 7 of our favourite books to keep at home. Enter here!

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Hear our latest Stories Of The Week

Colouroos by Anna McGregor

Three different groups of thirsty kangaroos  - red, blue and yellow - travel from different parts of Australia in search of water. When they arrive at the same waterhole, each…

Engibear's Dream by Andrew King

Engibear loves to work and dream. To give himself more time for both these pursuits, he decides to build a Bearbot, but his early creations fail in all sorts of…

So She Did by Simi Genziuk

This week's Story of the Week, So She Did, tells the true story of Australian circus rider, May Wirth - from her humble beginnings, to becoming the world's most…

Lights Out, Leonard by Josh Pyke

Leonard isn't afraid of the dark....but of the scary monsters that hide in the dark This bedtime story encapsulates the familiar struggle parents face, and author, musician and Dad, Josh

Robin De Niro: What Will I Be? by Christopher Doyle

Robin De Niro is a small bird with big ideas, and like all small creatures, he's starting to think about what he could be when he grows up. Will he be…

My Culture and Me by Gregg Dreise

My Culture and Me is a joyful celebration of Australia's First Nations, written and illustrated by Gregg Dreise who is from the Kamilaroi and Euahlayi peoples in south-west Queensland and…