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The magpie quardle oodled and the narrator uttered, "Welcome to Woolly Valley", in the intro to this children's TV classic. The low-tech puppet show with its rustic charm was familiar to a generation of kids who grew up in the 80s. It follows the lives of woolly-haired farmer Wally and his long-suffering wife Beattie, who live with talking ewe Eunice. Also featured is hippie Tussock, voiced by Russell (Count Homogenized) Smith. Woolly Valley marked an early piece of screenwriting by children's writer Margaret Mahy. This compilation is the entire first series.

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Comments (8)

 andy Jackson

andy Jackson

loved this programme. i work with a guy who looks like wally,excellent!

 Geoff Partridge

Geoff Partridge

Oh the memories watching this. An epic time in NZ. Thanks NZ Onscreen for putting this up, made my day.

 Heidi Whittaker

Heidi Whittaker

Tussock is the best! Loved this program so much. Thanks NZ on screen :D

 Richard

Richard

Wonderful. The 80's was the best decade ever

 Matthew

Matthew

Awesome i've been looking for this for years, my nephews and nieces will love it

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Quotes

Welcome to Woolly Valley!