Laughing Kookaburra Paperweight

Sale price Price $45.00 AUD Regular price $0.00 AUD

Did you know when you hear the chuckle of a kookaburra it is no laughing matter? Rather, it is a warning to other birds to keep clear of its territory. The largest of Australia's native kingfisher varieties, its name, 'Kookaburra' is derived from the Wiradjuri* name 'Gugubarra'.

*An aboriginal dialect from the traditional custodians of the lands surrounding Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, known as Wiradjuri country. 

HAND-CRAFTED in THAILAND

LENGTH: 13CM - from tail to beak

Each songbird paperweight is hand-shaped from locally sourced clay and produced at our studio workshop near Chiang Rai, Thailand.

• Featuring a single note whistle.
• Presented in a fabric bag with story card