Dress your Tambo Ted…..

By |2021-07-01T11:42:30+10:00July 1st, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Tambo Teddy bears are created from gorgeous woollen sheepskin. They have a lovely soft 'furry' coat but sometimes they need a little bit of clothing to dress themselves up in. Ted's most popular outfit is the Mr Stockman ensemble which includes a shirt, pants, large bear-as-a-bone and a belt. Ted's shirt is available in [...]

We’re celebrating Made in Australia Week – Australian Made

By |2021-05-31T06:16:30+10:00May 27th, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , |

We're celebrating the first ever Made in Australia Week! Running from Monday May 24 through to Sunday May 30, this initiative is being championed by the Australian Made campaign. Made in Australia Week is actively encouraging shoppers to focus their buying activities on genuine Aussie products, like Tambo Teddies ! This is the first-ever  [...]

Easter Fun with your Tambo Teddy

By |2021-04-11T18:30:27+10:00April 11th, 2021|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , |

We put together an Easter giveaway pack of a small basil, picnic rug, totally tambo mug, a cap, and a packet of tea. Simply perfect combination for an Easter picnic. Entrants were asked to tell us what they would be doing over Easter along with their Tambo Ted. We received many entries and would [...]

Teddy Bear Collecting

By |2021-04-05T12:02:58+10:00April 5th, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , |

Teddy bear collecting is a 'thing' that really took off as a hobby in the 1980's. Before then Teddy bears were for kids and were a plaything rather than anything of value. The concept of bear collecting was really begun by English actor Peter Bull, who wrote a book called "Bear with Me" way [...]

Road Trip Anyone? Head to Tambo!

By |2021-07-18T13:36:51+10:00March 14th, 2021|Categories: Tambo Updates|Tags: , , , |

Are you considering a road trip this year? Well, we recommend you head to Tambo! Hook-up the caravan, camper trailer, pack your swag or just pack a bag and head out our way. Come and discover this little gem of the Outback........you might think we are all about Teddy Bears BUT there is so [...]

Our Favourite Tambo Teddies

By |2021-02-27T09:57:19+10:00February 27th, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , |

You can't work in a Teddy Bear shop and not love Teddy Bears! Recently we surveyed the Staff to find out their favourite Tambo Teddies. Bonnie declared a small pink patchwork Toby with a pink spot ribbon was the standout bear for her. 'I think Tobies have the cutest face, pink is my favourite [...]

Meet the Tambo Teddies Toowoomba Team

By |2021-07-18T13:40:18+10:00February 1st, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , |

It really is about time we introduced our wonderful team in  our Toowoomba Hub! Our Toowoomba Team have been pumping out Tambo Teddies since February 2019. Team Leader is Bonnie Hood, Bonnie was originally our off-site sewer in Toowoomba  in 2018. There were times when our shelves we so empty we were absolutely desperate [...]

We’re dotty about our Spotty bears

By |2021-07-18T13:41:53+10:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , |

We're dotty about our limited edition Spotty Bears. Spotty dots are made from the softest dorper sheep skins. We were offered a batch of spotty dorper skins by our Australian sheepskin supplier, Peter, from Australian Sheepskin Distributors. What's a Dorper skin you ask? Dorper sheep were originally bred in the arid regions of South [...]

We care about your safety at Tambo Teddies.

By |2021-07-18T13:42:50+10:00January 10th, 2021|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , |

We care about your safety at Tambo Teddies. To ensure our products are safe for all ages they  must undergo rigorous testing.  Five samples of each product is sent overseas to a QIMA testing facility in Hong Kong. QIMA is the leading provider of supply chain compliance with an on-the-ground presence in 85 countries. [...]

Tambo Teddies – 2020 in review

By |2021-07-18T13:44:37+10:00December 27th, 2020|Categories: Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , |

Oh what a year! As we sat together in late 2019 to set our goals for 2020, we had no idea what the forthcoming year would dish up. Things didn't go to plan however we are pleased to report it was another amazing year for Tambo Teddies. January - We hit the ground running, [...]

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