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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.

Basil versus Toby Tambo Teddy Bears

By |2020-07-12T19:07:29+10:00July 12th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We often have to explain the difference between our Basil and Toby Tambo Teddy bears to our customers. Our two Tambo Teddy families have been around for twenty-seven years but the Toby style bear was the first created. Tobies have a flat face, wide set eyes and big ears at side of their head. [...]

And the Famous Empty-nesters are……

By |2020-06-28T15:36:58+10:00June 28th, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , |

Troy Cassar-Daley and Laurel Edwards! These two beautiful bears were originally given to Troy Cassar-Daley and his wife, Laurel Edwards' two children, Jem and Clay. Hailed as one of Australia's finest country music stars, Troy Cassar-Daley has a reputation of being a 'good bloke'. Troy has visited the Blackall-Tambo region several times during his [...]

Our Favourite Teddy Bears

By |2020-06-06T19:30:32+10:00June 6th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

We couldn't be a teddy bear shop without loving Teddy Bears- could we? There are many famous Teds out there and our five favourites are: Winnie the Pooh. What a character, Pooh or Pooh Bear as he is affectionately known was created by English author A. A. Milne back in the 1920s. We just [...]

The Coolest Teddy Bear Facts

By |2020-06-07T06:57:41+10:00June 5th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , |

Teddy Bears are the perfect gift, a symbol of sympathy, congratulations and love. Everyone has a teddy bear at some stage of their life and all the cool kids have a Tambo Teddy! Here are 10 cool facts about the teddy bear that we thought you should know: 1. After the Titanic sank in [...]

We love your feedback

By |2020-05-24T08:35:45+10:00May 24th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

We love your feedback! Every week we receive the most beautiful messages from happy customers. Telling us how our Tambo Teddies and other products have delighted both the giver and the recipient. We regularly receive cards in the mail, emails and messages on Facebook. Receiving such positive and individual responses from our customers is [...]

Lost but Found

By |2020-05-25T06:11:18+10:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This is a story of a Tambo Teddy who got lost and then found, but was still really lost. Tambo Teddy Basil Bear number 16,128 was out for a day's adventure. A picnic in park, a road side rest area, a place to stop and stretch his legs. Named Tambo Station Teddles, this wickedly [...]

Story Time at Tambo Teddies

By |2020-04-26T11:01:37+10:00April 26th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Story time! There is nothing better than cuddling up to your little one and reading a book or a bedtime story together. Spending time with one another, reading a story, and talking, brings you closer together. Our Tambo Teddy Adventure books are the perfect stories for bedtime. Set in the heart of the outback, [...]

Bear 50,000 and counting

By |2020-04-26T06:39:10+10:00April 26th, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , |

Bear 50,000, a major milestone in Tambo Teddy land was created early in 2020. We held onto the tag for a bit to decide what would be the best thing to do with this significant bear. Eventually, after a lot of discussion and suggestions we decided to donate him to the Royal Flying Doctor [...]

Tambo Lambo

By |2020-04-19T08:45:28+10:00April 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies little lamb Its fleece is white as snow Pretty ears and so soft to cuddle Tambo Lambo is the one to know. Tambo Teddies little lamb Is such a cute little fellow White, curly and very woolly Get your Tambo Lambo tomorrow. Our new little woolly friend is a little lamb called [...]

Staying Home? – 10 Things to do with your Tambo Teddy.

By |2020-03-31T06:05:10+10:00March 31st, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , |

It is looking more and more likely we will all be staying home in the near future. So, we thought it was a good time to consider what you can be doing at home with your Tambo Teddy.  At Teddies we have come up with a list of activities for you and the kids [...]