Geppetto’s Workshop stocks toys from Australian manufacturers along with the very best toys from over 26 other countries including; Germany, France, Thailand, Belgium, USA and Denmark.
Geppetto’s Workshop – Marionettes, Olinda & Sassafras, Vic
Without a doubt, Geppetto’s Workshop keeps Australia’s largest range of exotic European marionettes and hand puppets with over 400 varieties in stock across their stores.
As specialists in traditional and wooden toys, a visit to their stores is a genuinely magical experience. Visitors are welcome to try the hand-carved marionettes and be shown how to make them dance and walk with help from their experienced staff.
Their toys and collector items are chosen for their uniqueness, style and quality. They choose products made from wood where possible and avoid batteries… they feel the kids should make the sounds rather than the toy!
You will find many popular toys including Russian matryoshka nesting-dolls, English Charlie Bears and vintage Japanese kokeshi. You will also find unique toys for all ages such as spinning tops, kaleidoscopes, fairy dresses, play kitchens, block trolleys, rocking horses, dolls houses and puzzles.
So stop by one of their stores the next time you visit the Dandenong Ranges. If you are looking for accommodation in the region, click the link below for the best accommodation deals.