9:30am – Tuesday, July 19 on ABC2
Rachael Coopes joins Play School as the show celebrates 45 years on air in July.
Best known for her roles in McLeod’s Daughters, All Saints, Secret Life Of Us and White Collar Blue, Rachael is delighted to join the Play School family.
Rachael said, “This is my dream job. I’m very grateful for the chance to be a part of Play School and hope I can inspire young kids to dream and use their imagination – just like the show did for me.” Rachael’s debut is part of the new episodes airing in July. Her episodes are ‘farm’ themed which explore life on the land, tending animals, planting crops and helping Big Ted drive his tractor.
Tuesday July 19 at 9.30am on ABC 4 Kids on ABC2 Rachael debuts alongside Andrew McFarlane as they create a cushion and bedcover farm, play shops and build a dingle, dangle scarecrow.
Thursday July 21 at 9.30am on ABC 4 Kids on ABC2 Rachael joins Alex Papps as they visit Big Ted’s farm where vet Maurice comes to check on the animals.
They also tell the story of the Music Man and his adventures on the way to the country music fair.