2019 South Coast Book Week

Aussie Allsorts

Through sketches and storytelling, Tim and Ruth explore the timeline of Australian culture and how it has changed and developed over the years. The pair start with stories of the many aboriginal nations, their way of life, their tools, weapons, artefacts and their trade with their northern neighbours across what we now call the Timor and Arafura seas.


Very engaging. Good short snippets of historical moments. Relevant to the curriculum. Tim and Ruth were very enthusiastic! Good for the Students.

Jodie Cartwright. Yr 5-6. Iramoo Primary. VIC. Mar 2018


Price: $6.00 per student ($5.45 + $0.55 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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Scien-tastic

In Science, some opposites attract, while others repel. In this theatrical experience opposites create loads of fun and humour. These two opposites (Ruth and Tim) create great Science experiences with wonderfully visual outcomes and lashings of humorous fun.


Very entertaining. All experiments were very engaging. The performers were able to cater for the wide range of ages K - 6. The language used was easy to understand. The children were able to see that science is cool! Thank you. The show was fantastic. Tim and Ruth were very engaging and made the children laugh. They were both very knowledgeable.

Corinne Roberts. K to Year 6. St John Vianney's School. Morisset. NSW. 24/05/2018.


Price:$6.60 per student ($6.00 + $0.60 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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Scien-tastic 2

Following the resounding success of Scien-tastic Tim and Ruth return with Scien-tastic 2. While they both agree that science is fun, the pair differ on what the show is about. Ruth is eager to delve into the world of physics but Tim is determined to make some machines.


Very entertaining. All experiments were very engaging. The performers were able to cater for the wide range of ages K - 6. The language used was easy to understand. The children were able to see that science is cool! Thank you. The show was fantastic. Tim and Ruth were very engaging and made the children laugh. They were both very knowledgeable.

Corinne Roberts. K to Year 6. St John Vianney's School. Morisset. NSW. 24/05/2018.


Price:$6.60 per student ($6.00 + $0.60 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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Quest for the Ultimate Rhythm

Join The Bongo Brothers in their multicultural comic musical journey around the world - ‘Quest for the Ultimate Rhythm’. Meet Mongo, music-maestro and his hilarious baby brother Bongo. Putting them together spells a recipe for disaster!


The Bongo Brothers were incredibly entertaining. The mix of music and humour was very engaging for the children. They are talented and completely capable of handling the audience enthusiasm.

Janette King. K-6. Sawtell Public School. Sawtell. NSW. Sep 2018.


Price:$6.60 per student ($6.00 + $0.60 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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Surf Safari

Mongo, an eccentric scientist and inventor and Bongo, his gullible and naive baby brother, are on a mission to save the planet, through studying history, society and eco-systems at beaches around Australia.


It was funny and entertaining for the students with an important message. A Great show for the last week of term.

T Russell. P to Year 5. North Arm State School. Yandina. QLD. 19/06/2017.


Price:$6.60 per student ($6.00 + $0.60 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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Brilliant At Being Resilient

Brilliant at being Resilient uses stories, poetry, fractured fairy tales, illusions and loads of humour to explore the value of resilience and tolerance as well as getting across the message that bullying is not acceptable.


Very engaging. K - 6 loved it! Great message presented in a fun and understandable way for the age group. Hugh was very lively. Knew his audience. Very entertaining, well prepared.

Jess Wright. K to Year 6. Menindee Central School. Menindee. NSW. 06/03/2018.


Price: $5.50 per student ($5.00 + $0.50 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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From Halfway Around The World

From Halfway Around The World is a collection of seven stories plus chants, poetry, rhymes and children’s games. There are true stories, a fable, a fairytale, a dreamtime story and by the end of the show when the same tall story is being told for the third time the whole audience is involved.


Excellent, great storytelling. Wonderful way to create interest in different cultures. Great way to oral language and storytelling. Students wereengaged the entire time.

Kerry Marriner. K to Year 6. Lethbridge Primary School. Lethbridge. VIC. 5/06/2015.


Price: $4.95 per student ($4.50 + $0.45 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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G'Day Asia

Depending on whether you are in Bali on Nyepi day, China for New Year or at the Imperial Japanese Court for an audience with the Emperor and Empress, will determine whether you have special clothes to wear, flags to fly, effigies to burn, protocols to observe or huge dragons to manipulate and lots of noise to make.


Excellent audience participation and involvement. Informative use of factual information reinforcing the stage 3 HSIE topics Bali, and global connections. Audience was engaged and under control. Created interest with puppetry and costumes. Shared audience involvement with all ages.

Robyn Pearson. K to Yr 6. Hay Public School. NSW. 9/03/2015.


Price: $5.50 per student ($5.00 + $0.50 GST).

Minimum audience size: 130 students

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