How the Kookaburra Got His Laugh and Other Dreamtime Stories

How the Kookaburra Got His Laugh – The Dreamtime Show (40 minutes)

Gather around the campfire for some Dreamtime Stories. “How the Kookaburra Got His Laugh” features:

  • An introduction to the world of the Dreamtime, with its unique mythology
  • Amazing costumes, including a spectacular Kookaburra and a Kangaroo
  • Carp’s popular Library Poem, based on some very silly books
  • A chance to meet and pat our cute puppet Koala, Kitty
  • Not one, but TWO stories – we also feature Tiddalik the Giant Frog
  • Special parts for the children to play
  • Lots of audience interaction

Kooka 9

Have you ever heard a Kookaburra laugh and wondered where it came from?  Did you ever want to know how droughts and floods happen?  We have the answers! Gather around the campfire and watch two traditional Dreamtime Stories come to life.  You could even join in the fun and dress up as a bush animal!


Like to know more about “How the Kookaburra Got His Laugh”?  Contact us via our contact page or the details at the top of this page!

This performance is uniquely developed for Pre-School children.

Information about Pre-School performances, including booking details and prices, can be found here.

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