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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 [...]

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 [...]

If Teddy Bears Could Talk

By |2020-02-10T06:36:19+10:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: About Teddy Bears|Tags: , , , , , , |

We stumbled across this poem on a site, Power Poetry. The world’s first and largest mobile poetry community for youth. It is a one-of-a-kind place where youth can be heard. This beautiful poem was penned by a poet identified as NIFAH357.  The poet says, 'I love hello kitty, the colour blue, I'm outspoken, I [...]

#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 [...]

Rehoming Matilda to the Mt Isa Maternity Ward

By |2019-09-04T07:02:57+10:00September 4th, 2019|Categories: About Teddy Bears, Behind The Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Rehoming Matilda Matilda has gone to live at the Maternity ward at the Mount Isa Hospital. Nominated by Alvenia for a cause close to her heart she wrote, 'Sometimes mums don't get to take their babies home, Matilda could be a comfort bear for those special mums who are dealing with loss, no matter [...]

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 [...]

Tambo Teddies – Fit for Royalty

By |2019-02-18T10:52:33+10:00November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We couldn't believe our luck! Another gorgeous Tambo Teddy was chosen by the Government as Queensland's gift for Royalty. Six days before Prince Harry and Meghan were to visit Queensland, Alison's mobile rang and an aide from the Premier's office said the Premier would like to speak with her and asked if she was [...]

Baby Austin’s Battle

By |2018-08-30T20:29:15+10:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: Behind The Scenes, Teddy Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Baby Austin was born in March, 2018 into a loving family with Mum, Amy and Dad, Andrew by his side, he was adored by his brother and sister, Archie and Abby. Austin was reaching all his goals and milestones, then he started getting a bit of reflux and this little baby started playing havoc [...]

A Special Gift- A Special Teddy Bear

By |2019-02-18T10:59:29+10:00February 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

This gorgeous honey coloured basil, Chatham Chester, was purchased by Maree and friends as a gift for their special friend and work colleague, Kelly, who is terminally ill. What a lovely gift! Teddy Bears are reminders of our innocent carefree childhoods and of the loved ones who purchased the bears for us. Cuddling teddy [...]

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