ABC Kids Play School KIYA Indigenous Doll
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You may recognise Kiya as she is featured as a main cast member on TV’s Play School.
Our Director Jessica Staines was part of the consultative team during the creation of Kiya.
Additionally, Kiya Watt is the incredible Aboriginal artist behind the print featured on Kiya’s dress.
Kiya means “hello” in Noongar Language.
Noongar Country is in the southern corner of Western Australia and consists of 14 language groups.
I'm 32cm high.
Dress Artwork Design by Kiya Watt.
"We recently purchased a Kiya doll from Koori Curriculum. We have started to send Kiya home on weekends with our families and have asked them to discover something about the Gubbi Gubbi people on the Sunshine coast. Our feedback from families has been amazing and has demonstrated how our journey of embedding Aboringinal perspectives in our curriculum in having an overflow to our families. I have attached the information each family has shared. I have permission from the three families to share this information and images with you. I can forward of you need. Thanks!"
"My grandaughter Anaya (aged 2 and a half) was so excited to receive Kiya for Christmas. They have the same skin colour and the same beautiful curly brown hair. She calls her ‘my Kiya’ and loves cuddling with her. It’s so nice that she can recognise her from PlaySchool too."
"I promptly received the delivery from Koori Curriculum after placing my order online. I can’t wait to see the children on the first day of school playing with beautiful Kaya furthermore the dolls are excellent quality and very durable. I’m very grateful for this wonderful resource for our classroom. Thanks so much for your prompt service of quality products."