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form y separately published work icon Tiddalik the Frog single work   film/TV   dreaming story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1985... 1985 Tiddalik the Frog
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form y separately published work icon Dyeerrm : the Story of Dyeerrm the Thirsty Frog : as Told by the Indigenous Students of Iramoo Primary School Iramoo Primary School , ( trans. David Tournier )expression 2008 9335727 2008 single work film/TV

The story of Dyeerrm is adapted from the original tale of Tiddalik, a well-known Dreamtime story told throughout Australia by many Indigenous peoples. Iramoo Primary School has worked with the Wathaurong People of the Geelong and Werribee districts to produce a piece of work which reflects the lives of these people, the food they ate, the plants they lived amongst and the stories that make up their culture. "The school has endeavoured to ensure all information in the retelling of this version is accurate. We apologise for any inconsistencies". (Source: Victorian Collections website)


  • Each story is dramatised through puppets with scenery and music.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Warriewood, Northern Beaches area, Sydney Northeastern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Classroom Video , ca. 1985 .
      Extent: 11 min.p.
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