The Inspiration Behind Bollygum

Bollygum has always had a bit of magic, an ability to touch people in unexpected ways. It is only now, in its 20th year, as we take the opportunity to look back and reflect, that we understand more why… Read More


WOMBATS ‘Wombat lived in a small house under the shadow of a tall ghost gum.” A.K.A. Vombatus ursinus, The scientific name of the wombat comes partly from Latin – ‘ursinus’ means ‘bear’ – and partly from the word… Read More

Welcome to Bollygum

Story and Paintings by Garry Fleming First published by Weldon Kids 1995.   A tale of precious places and treasured friends. Amongst our forests and woodlands there are untouched pockets where time stands still. This is a story of… Read More