Over the past year Jessica Staines, Director of the Koori Curriculum has been working as Play Schools Aboriginal Early Childhood Consultant to develop the shows first ever acknowledgement of country episode!


The episode has an all Indigenous cast with actors Hunter Page Lochard, Luke Carroll and Miranda Tappsel and introduces a new Aboriginal toy cast member, Kiya!


Jessica hopes that early childhood educators will embrace the episode and use it as resource to help begin using or scaffold how they are doing an acknowledgement of country in their service. 

If you didn't catch the episode on air July 8th it will be made available shortly on the ABC iview website with accompanying educator notes!