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Lose yourself in the enchanting world of a wild Australian woodland with this gorgeous colouring book for adults.

Featured in Gardening Australia Magazine’s December 2015 Gift Guide
  • Colour finely-detailed, beautiful and inviting illustrations
  • Find many hidden creatures and flowers
  • Add your own creative details to the fine-art designs

Charming robins, wandering echidnas, curious geckoes and a sumptuous array of wildflowers are just some of the inhabitants of this woodland wonderland. Relax and explore intricate and spell-binding illustrations inspired by the Bimblebox Nature Refuge in Central Queensland. Find many different types of hidden birds, animals and flowers, and learn their names using the illustrated key at the back of the book.

Paula Peeters is an accomplished artist, ecologist and keen observer of nature. She combines her talents to bring you this unique colouring book that is both stunningly beautiful and painstakingly accurate in its portrayal of wild species, their behaviours and their habitats.

The fine-art designs and quality paper of Bimblebox Wonderland invite you to let your creativity run wild, or to simply indulge in a mindful, relaxing activity. Either way you will be rewarded by a set of beautiful pictures to treasure, plus a greater appreciation of the many small natural wonders of the Australian outback.

Paperback, 32 pages. ISBN 9780646946368


Bimblebox Wonderland is also available from the following retail outlets (retail price will vary):



Arthouse Northside, 140 Braun Street, Deagon, Queensland. ph. 07 3869 2444

Avid Reader, 193 Boundary St, West End, Queensland. ph. 07 3846 3422

Binna Burra Lodge, Binna Burra, Lamington National Park, Queensland. ph. 07 5533 3622

Book Shack, 97 Scott Street, Deagon, Queensland. ph. 07 3269 3007

Eco Eccentric, Shop 3, Sandgate Arcade, Cnr Brighton Rd & Second Ave, Sandgate, Queensland. ph. 0432 369 821

Fairhill Native Plants, Fairhill Road, Yandina, Queensland. ph. 07 5446 7088

Mary Ryan’s Milton, 40 Park Road, Milton, Queensland. ph. 07 3510 5000



Dorrigo Rainforest Centre, Dome Road, Dorrigo. 08 6657 2309

Nimbin Environment Centre, 54 Cullen Street, Nimbin. ph. 02 6689 1441



South Australian Museum Shop, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide. ph. 08 8207 7370

Diggers Garden Shop, Schomburgk Pavilion, Adelaide Botanic Garden, Adelaide. ph. 08 8232 8671


Below are 3 examples of the original artwork included in Bimblebox Wonderland. These pages can also be purchased as electronic files to download and print on paper of your choice. See Leaf shapes colouring page, Canopy birds colouring page and Woodland scene colouring page.

Bimblebox Wonderland - leaf shapes - thumb
‘Leaf shapes’, based on the leaves of 3 tree species that grow on Bimblebox Nature Refuge: silver-leaved ironbark, poplar- or Bimblebox, and kurrajong.
Bimblebox Wonderland - canopy birds - thumb
‘Canopy birds’.
Bimblebox Wonderland - woodland scenecrop
‘Woodland scene’, featuring the endangered black-throated finch in the front bottom left of the picture.


Some comments from people who purchased Bimblebox Wonderland:

“It’s awesome!” – Annie

“The colouring book is amazing! Not just the drawings, but the whole way it is put together with both the design & the conservation message. Love the Blake quote, very cleverly done.” – Margaret

“This is wonderful! I love it :)” – Milly

“You are going to want two of these – one to colour, and one to keep” – Matt

“Thanks for creating such a special adult colouring treasure” – Thea







  1. Denise Allen (verified owner)

    What a fantastic book !!!
    I receive the Bimdlebox Wonderland book this Christmas from a friend
    love it
    it is so relaxing to colour and it is wonderful to be able to check and learn true colours of the birds illustrated
    such beautiful detail

    a truly beautiful way of relaxing and learning the beauty of the Australian Bird life
    thank you

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