Classic Tales

June 2014

Series 1 Episode 124 Why the Kangaroo Has a Pouch

3.0 71 x
In return for helping an old wombat escape from a hunter, a mother kangaroo is given the means to help her baby stay safe and secure.

Series 1 Episode 93 The Elves And The Shoemaker

3.0 59 x
Although he worked extremely hard, a poor shoemaker just couldn't earn enough money to pay his bills. One morning however, he woke to find that someone had solved all his problems. But who?

Series 1 Episode 48 Aladdin And The Magic Lamp

3.0 128 x
Series 1 Episode 48 Aladdin And The Magic Lamp of Classic Tales was broadcast by ABC1 on Thursday 5 June 2014 at 11:00.
May 2014

Series 1 Episode 18 The Rat's Daughter: Based On A Japanese Folk Tale

3.0 81 x
A family of rats proves that often, the thing you yearn for most can be found right under your very nose.

Series 1 Episode 17 The Hare And The Lion: Based On An Indian Folk Tale

3.0 48 x
A lion terrifies all the other jungle animals until a clever hare proves more than his match.
March 2014

Ali Baba

3.0 28 x
Classic tales that have entertained and enchanted generations of kids all around the world are brought to life through contemporary animation.
February 2014

The Ugly Duckling

3.0 35 x
A mother duck is delighted when six, fluffy, yellow ducklings break out of their shells to start their lives. But delight turns to dismay when she sees the seventh duckling arrive.

Episode 4 Tiddalik

3.0 70 x
Tiddalik the frog drinks all the water in the world and the other animals must work out what to do.

Episode 3 Puss In Boots

3.0 60 x
A very smart cat uses his wits to create a new life for himself and his poor, young master.

The Emperor's New Clothes

3.0 24 x
An Emperor's vanity causes him to behave extremely stupidly.