Hey kids! here you will find some fun and games to keep you busy as a bee. Just click on things to enlarge!

And don't miss the Riley the Little Aviator website and the An Aussie Year website, for loads more fun and behind-the-scenes book and character peeks!

If you would like to lean more about Tania, then just click here!

an aussie year paper dolls.
(click to download all five characters)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2KEQC5c0BBLWDVmZVRXbnZGVDA/edit?usp=sharing


an aussie year colouring sheets.
(click to enlarge and print)




jumpy kangaroo activity sheets.

Excited about Riley's newest adventure in Canberra? So are we! Enjoy these fun colouring pages from the book - by the extremely clever Kieron Pratt. There's also a word search! Just click to enlarge, then print.


grumpy wombat activity book.

Just click each page to enlarge, print out and staple into a little book! Print page 1, then turn it over and print page 2 on the back. Print page 3 and 4 back-to-back, and ditto pages 5 and 6. Stack pages from 1 through 6, with page 1 facing down on the table and page 6 facing up, then either staple in the centre with a long stapler, or punch holes in the spine and thread through string, tying off to secure. Have fun!

page 1 . . .



page 2 . . .



page 3 . . .



page 4 . . .

page 5 . . .



page 6 . . .



grumpy wombat colouring-in page.

(click to enlarge and print)



dancing lion colouring-in pages.
(click to enlarge and print)





riley paper dolls.
(click to enlarge, and print on card)



be A-mazed.
(click to enlarge, and print)



spot the difference.

There are 10 differences between the pictures below. See how many you can find!




(Want the answers?)
the riley aviator site.

And don't forget to visit Riley's very own site! Just click the image below.


kids' book review.

Love books? Who doesn't!? Don't miss my kids' book site Kids' Book Review!




teachers' notes.

Hey kids! Tell your teacher there are fun lesson plans available for Tania's books. Just click below to view, enlarge, save, download...

Riley and the Sleeping Dragon: A journey around Beijing

Riley and the Dancing Lion: A journey around Hong Kong

Riley and the Curious Koala: A journey around Sydney

Riley and the Grumpy Wombat: A journey around Melbourne

Australian Story: An illustrated timeline 

your Riley creations.

Would you like to see your drawing of Riley or any of the characters from the Riley books on this website? Just send your drawing to PO Box 171 Jerrabomberra NSW 2619 or email it here, and we will publish every single drawing! Make sure you include your first name, your age and what town you live in.

Here are just some of the wonderful cards, letters and drawings sent in by kids: