Happier New Year at Teddies

By |2022-01-05T07:25:02+10:00January 5th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

There's a big chance that after our Christmas dinners, you feel as stuffed as our teddies as we do. We hope you spent the holidays with your loved ones as much as possible, even if the current times make this difficult. Going into the new year, most of us feel the need to create [...]

Tambo Teddies in Good Spirits at Christmas

By |2021-12-19T18:50:30+10:00December 19th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Being a local business means a lot to us. Local businesses are important to the community, but the community is even more important to us! This is the reason Tambo Teddies loves to be part of community events and we recently organised one ourselves. We invited Santa to come over and visit our store [...]

Christmas is for Giving – give a gift that lasts.

By |2021-07-18T13:46:49+10:00November 15th, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

After the wrapping paper has been torn off and thrown away we are so often left wondering what we have left on Christmas Day. So many toys, gifts and goodies don't last for long after the big day. Often played with briefly and then thrown away, pushed into a back corner becoming part of [...]

Twelve months at the Hub

By |2020-03-01T16:34:02+10:00March 1st, 2020|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , |

Can you believe it? It's twelve months since we stepped out of our comfort zone and opened our Regional Sewing Hub in Toowoomba. It was a big risk for our little business but one that has certainly paid off! After five years in the business we realised that to grow we really needed to [...]

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 [...]

Winners – 2019 Multicultural Awards

By |2019-09-01T08:51:58+10:00September 1st, 2019|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddies won the 2019 Queensland Multicultural Awards for business! The Business category of the awards is to 'recognise the outstanding achievements of a business in creating employment or other opportunities that value and promote diversity and inclusion.' Tambo Teddies has a long history as the market leader in handcrafted sheepskin teddy bears in [...]

Woohoo…..we’re in the finals of the Queensland Multicultural Awards

By |2019-06-30T12:26:13+10:00June 30th, 2019|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We're so excited, we are finalists in the business category of the Queensland Multicultural Awards! We have been selected for the work we have been doing in partnership with Multicultural Queensland Australia providing jobs for refugees at our regional sewing hub in Toowoomba. ‘Supply’ of bears has been the constricting factor in growth of [...]

Small Business – We Love It!

By |2019-06-19T19:29:32+10:00June 12th, 2019|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Queensland Small Business Week is in the last week of May each year. This year Tambo Teddies participated in a Goal Setting workshop delivered by the Tambo Tourism and Business Assn Inc. The process was enlightening and empowering for us, we had our strategies in place and after participating in this workshop we are [...]

Five Years at Teddies

By |2019-03-05T11:53:52+10:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , |

It's amazing to think we have owned this little business for FIVE years. It just seems like yesterday we were wondering what we had done ! The years may have flown past but they have been action packed and we have achieved so much. We decided to reflect on our five favourite things about [...]

14 Ways to say ‘I Love You’ at Tambo Teddies

By |2020-02-10T06:17:26+10:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Valentine’s Day is a day dedicated to the feeling of love and friendship, a day to celebrate romance, love and devotion. It is usually celebrated by giving friends, family and especially significant others flowers and gifts to show affection. In Finland, this day is referred to as the “Friend of the Day” while in [...]

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