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Tambo Teddies – Queensland Digital Champions

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Alison recently attended the Advance Queensland Community Champions round table in Brisbane where she was announced as a round two champion. Recognised for her work with Tambo Teddies and Council promoting digital marketing and technologies and their benefits for small business, Alison was honoured, excited and a bit embarrassed to be amongst such an exalted and capable crowd. A passionate advocate for small businesses in regional Queensland, Alison facilitates workshops in digital marketing and social media to encourage local small businesses to become digitally savvy. She draws on her own experience with Tambo Teddies as a successful regional example of what can be...
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Why do we love Teddy Bears?

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Have you ever sat back and considered why we love teddy bears so much......especially Tambo Teddies? Well we have- and we came up with the following list of characteristics that make teddy bears absolutely adorable: They never tell you that you're too fat They don't give away secrets They never say 'I told you so' They don't get jealous of your other friends They don't embarrass you at parties They don't tell you that you have bad breath They never borrow money They never beat you at scrabble They never borrow your favourite t-shirt They don't laugh at your clothes...
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The story of another royal teddy bear

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Baneda Bob, the beautiful Mr Stockman Basil teddy bear given to Prince George during his visit to Queensland in 2014 and Shady Downs Charlotte the Mrs Stockman Basil made especially for Princess Charlotte weren’t the first Tambo Teddies to be given to Royalty.   Prince Christian, the future king of Denmark, was the lucky recipient of a Mr Stockman teddy bear when he was born on October 15, 2005.  ‘Tambo Station Donaldson’ was given to the new baby prince by Lawrence Springborg and the 2005 State Opposition party. The National party decided to send one of the hand-made teddy bears on behalf…

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#Wool

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Our beautiful Tambo Teddy Bears are made from 100% Australian Wool and what a wonderful fibre it is!   Wool is a totally natural and organic fibre that grows on sheep, a bit like hair and when it is cut (shorn) it grows back- a sheep is an obligatory woolgrower. This fabulous fibre is a very environmentally friendly fibre that is soft, lustrous and by just eating grass and drinking water sheep can produce a fibre that no scientist can reproduce.   Wool is a truly magical fibre that has some very unique characteristics; it can absorb up to 70% its own...
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