Tales from the Billabong

Take a seat by the bank of our Billabong. Let us tell you about Australia, our stories, landscapes and animals, through games and interactive tales.

These stories and games were originally created for Fraynework.


The Big Discovery
BillabongStory and pictures by Amanda Penrose. Choose the path the story follows.

Ridjy Didj and Botjirri
Story and pictures by Gary Saunders. A dreamtime story about friendship.

The Adventures of Hoppy
Story and pictures by Liz Callen rsm. The story of a kangaroo who moves from place to place.

More stories


Colour Us In
Bunyip ArtistColouring pages for you to print and colour in.

Answer questions about Australia.

Find Bunyip
Bunyip is hiding in the Gum trees. Try to find him!

Match three flowers in a row to make them disappear.

Billabong Words
A new version of the old hangman game.

* The following games require Shockwave player.

Bunyip's Billabong Rescue *
Help Bunyip get an unwanted visitor out of his home in this adventure game.

Mozzie Attack *
Shoot mosquitos with the corks from your hat before they get you!

Bunyip's Memory Game *
Match pairs of tiles to clear the board.

Feed the Fish *
Save a little fishy from snails, hooks and starvation.

Matching Slang *
Match words and meanings, animals and habitats, states and flowers.