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Gula and Colos Find a New Home

Gula and Colos Find a New Home

Koala in tree




Everyday there are news items about the plight of the koala in Australia, everything from lack of food to developers and land owners destroying their habitat.  


It’s hard to believe that such an iconic Australian marsupial could be in so much trouble, but they are.

There are however many organisations and individuals throughout Australia looking after their welfare, whether it is rescue and relocate services, veterinary assistance or through education.



When you look at the survival history of the Koala over the last two hundred years, it’s an ugly story, it’s hard to believe that such a cute creature that the world is fascinated with could be in such a situation.

It is with this thought in mind; I write these stories about Joey the young Koala, seeing the changes to his world. If only Joey could speak what stories he could tell, but he can’t so I’ll speak for him and tell the tale through my eyes.

Gula and Colos
I will gaze down the lens of a telescope from the present to the 1850’s and try and imagine what it was like, a world where little Joey is still living with his family and starting to explore the world around him.

In this story ‘Gula & Colos Find a New Home’ Joey finds out for himself the changes that are taking place in his world. He decides to go beyond the safety of their home and explores the gum trees in the valley beneath the ridge.

Book Trailer


Many times he hears noises drift up to the ridge from the valley floor and now he wants to find out what they are. Joey knows he must stay away from the ancient pathways of the indigenous people, but there are new dangers out there, dangers he knows nothing about but soon will…

Read what happens in this book Gula & Colos Find a New Home.

Book One


This book is available on Amazon and iPad and Tablet using

the Amazon app, Paperback through Amazon


Check out Book Two: The Rumbling Bush Monster

LBB002 Zach Gets Left Behind

LBB002 Zach Gets Left Behind

Zach Gets left Behind   This adventure hurls Zach the little hippo from the safety of the junk cupboard into the outside world. Left behind after a picnic what will he do? Where will he hide?  What happens when it gets dark, what is in the darkness? Will he ever get back to the junk… Continue Reading

Zach’s Comic Adventures

Introducing Zach’s Comic Adventures Comics can be a wonderful way for young children to learn how to read and with Amazon Comic’s, the software allows each individual frame to pop out. So with this in mind… slowly over the next few week, I will be adding to the collection with comic style books. This will… Continue Reading