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About Alison Shaw

After four years running this business I still love wool! Teddies is always taking us on another adventure as we strive to improve and grow this little business. I love meeting the challenges that pop up and enjoy marketing our Tambo Teddies to the world.

Tambo supports the Bush Fire appeal

By |2020-01-22T05:45:09+10:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies has joined forces with local businesses to support the Bush Fire appeal while encouraging visitors to town. The ‘Time Out in Tambo’ online raffle has an action packed two-day guided local adventure as the first prize. An initiative of the Tambo Tourism and Business Association, President Taylor Smith said, ‘A quick ring [...]

Buy from the Bush QLD

By |2020-01-16T05:45:31+10:00January 16th, 2020|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies are proud to be associated with the Buy from the Bush QLD movement. Founder Kerri Brennan created a facebook page mid 2018 to support farmers and rural businesses by encouraging people to buy directly from them! Initially aiming to support landowners trying to generate extra income with a sideline business, Kerri soon [...]

2020 – Twenty Twenty at Tambo Teddies

By |2019-12-30T07:26:52+10:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , |

Heading into the year 2020, we had a quick reflection on the number twenty. Twenty is such a lovely even number; twenty is the product of two and ten, it is ten less than thirty, it is a two and a zero. And this year we get to enjoy two twenties, bring on twenty [...]

And the winners are………..

By |2019-12-22T07:09:52+10:00December 22nd, 2019|Categories: Tambo Updates|Tags: , , , , |

Our recent photo competition drew out some fantastic images of Tambo Teddies and their owners. With more than forty-five entries it was a challenge to pick a winner. In fact, we couldn't pick just one - we came up with three winners. Everyone who entered received one of our new Tambo Teddies puzzles and [...]

Tambo Teddy Christmas Gift Specials

By |2019-12-01T13:31:50+10:00December 1st, 2019|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , |

At Tambo Teddies we have the perfect stocking fillers and special gift packs for Christmas. Stocking Fillers: Tambo Teddies Puzzle, new to the product range Little Aussies Camping Adventure has come to life as an interactive toy. Have fun in the bush with Peter Possum, Ernie Echidna and others. https://www.tamboteddies.com.au/product/tambo-teddies-puzzle/ 2. Tambo Teddies Adventure [...]

Queensland Community Achievement Awards

By |2019-12-02T18:43:20+10:00December 1st, 2019|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies were proud to be a finalist in the Queensland Community Achievement Awards last Friday, November 29th. Tammy and Alison travelled to Brisbane to attend the gala event at Royal on the Park in Brisbane. Teddies were one of four finalists in the Small Business Achievement category which recognises the essential contribution makes [...]

Time to share your Tambo Teddies photos!

By |2019-11-09T10:27:19+10:00November 9th, 2019|Categories: Tambo Updates, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

At Tambo Teddies we are always looking for great photos and content to share with you all. Sometimes we come across fabulous images that you either send us or tag us in social media, which always inspire us. So we decided it was time for a competition to gather more great photos of Tambo [...]

#buyfromthebush

By |2019-10-29T17:40:42+10:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

We are just loving the inspirational #buyfromthebush campaign! Started by Grace Brennan from Warren in New South Wales, #buyfromthebush aims to bring attention to small businesses in drought stricken regions who are doing it tough.  The campaign is encouraging our city friends to support their country counterparts this Christmas. Small business is often hailed [...]

All the Bears Came out to Play

By |2019-09-24T06:16:17+10:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Tambo Updates, Teddy Highlight|

All the bears came out to play at the 2019 Tambo Teddy Bears Picnic held on Saturday 21st September. Run by the Tambo Tourism and Business Association this year's picnic was a fun-filled family day celebrating Teddy bears, our local icon. There was rock painting, teddy bear craft, face-painting, teddy bear parades, circus workshops [...]

Where to buy the best Teddy Bears.

By |2019-09-20T06:40:43+10:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Where can you buy the best Teddy Bears?And by the best Teddy Bears we mean Tambo Teddies of course!Tambo Teddies do make the best baby pressies when a new little one arrives. Our bears are also just great gifts for all ages as nothing really says 'I love you' as much as a Teddy [...]