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Australian Children's Television Foundation / ABC TV. 52 x 30mins. 1992.
Producer: Patricia Edgar.


EC Doll

EC Doll. 9 312260 064618. Kidz Biz. 1995.

Magazine 01

Lift Off Magazine. No:1. August/September 1992. 44 pages. The Text Magazine Company Pty. Ltd.

Magazine 02

Lift Off Magazine. No:2. October/November 1992. 44 pages. The Text Magazine Company Pty. Ltd.

Magazine 04

Lift Off Magazine. No:4. February/March 1993. 44 pages. The Text Magazine Company Pty. Ltd.

Magazine 05

Lift Off Magazine. No:5. April/May 1993. 44 pages. The Text Magazine Company Pty. Ltd.

The Wakadoo Cafe

The Wakadoo Cafe. ISBN 1-86330-190-9. Softcover. 42 pages. Mammoth Australia. 1992.

Based on the television stories by Bob Ellis, Tony Watts and Nancy Black.

Lotis

Lift Off with Lotis. ISBN 1-86330-197-6. Softcover. 32 pages. Mammoth Australia. 1992.

Rocky Book

Rocky On Assignment. Softcover. Mammoth Australia. 1992.

Lift Off Kids

The Lift Off Kids Series. Written by Lorraine Wilson. Illustrated by Margaret Power.

Max - Kim - Paul - Poss. Softcover. Mammoth Australia. 1992.

Lift Off Activity Pack. Softcover. (Lots-of-Fun) Budget Books Pty. Ltd. 1992.

Includes: Lift Off Colouring Book, Lift Off Play Pad (see below), and crayon pack.

Activity Pad

Lift Off Activity Pad. ISBN 0-7323-0799-0. Softcover. 32 pages. (Lots-of-Fun) Budget Books Pty. Ltd. 1992.

Felt Tip

Lift Off Activity Felt-tip Funbook. ISBN 0-7323-1542-5. Softcover. 16 pages. (Lots-of-Fun) Budget Books Pty. Ltd. 1992.

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Lift Off Paint and Colour Book. (Lots-of-Fun) Budget Books Pty. Ltd. 1992.

Nearly at Wakadoo

Nearly at the Wakadoo Cafe. ISBN 1-86330-259-X. Softcover. 30 pages. Mammoth Australia. 1993.

Based on the television stories by Bob Ellis, Tony Watts and Nancy Black.

Fun Book

The Lift Off Fun Book. ISBN 1-86330-212-3. Softcover. 122 pages. Mammoth. 1993.


Additional titles:

Adventures wih EC. Written by Jutta Goetze. Illustrated by Maire Smith. 1992.

The Backsack Bulletin. Written by Rod Quantock. Illustrated by Ann James.


VHS01

Lift Off - Animated Stories. VHS. PAL. G.

Snookle - Hunting the Not Fair - Rough Rough - Jason Becomes a Giant - Molly's Sock

Ice Flowers - Murgatroyd's Garden - Dancing Pants - Fair Swap - Burping Baby.

VHS02

Lift Off - The Story of EC. No:13330. VHS. PAL. G. 45 mins. ABC Video. 1992.

A Load of Old Rubbish - Out of Order- Clash - Destroy.

VHS03

Lift Off - Wakadoo Cafe. VHS. PAL. G. 50 mins. 10 x episodes.

VHS04

Lift Off - EC & The Lift Off Kids. VHS. PAL. G. 48 mins.

Because It Feels Good - Together Now - For Sale.

VHS05

Lift Off - Imagine EC and Me. VHS. PAL. G. 60 mins.

Brand New - Under Pressure - Out of This World - From Where I Stand.

VHS06

Lift Off - Mr Fish and Lotus. VHS. PAL. G. 40 mins.

VHS07

Songs From Lift Off. VHS. PAL. G. 40 mins.

VHS08

Lift Off - EC, Nipper and Aku. No:13458. VHS. PAL. G. 45 mins.

Cherry Pie - Aku the Dinosaur - EC Belongs to Everybody - Aliens Above.

VHS09

Lift Off - EC, Poss & Kim. VHS. PAL. G. 48 mins. 4 x stories.


Live CassetteLive CD

Lift Off Live. Audio Cassette / CD. 16 tracks.

CD01

CD (ST) ABC. 512991-2. 1992. (Re-issued 1994 as CD/CA 814374-2/4).
“SONGS FROM LIFT-OFF 1”.

Vocals: Mike Bishop, Madeleine Blackwell, David Collins, Will Conyers, Fiona Curnow, Janet Dalgleish, Nick Donkin, Julie Forsyth, Philip Millar, Mark Mitchell, Maria Nguyen, Kevin O’Mara, John Rogers, Liz Rule, David Sandford, Hugh Simpson, Liza-Marie Syron, Peter Wilson, Heber Yerien. Kids Choir: Jemima Coates, Hilary Fairley, Pieter Keuneman, Kathryn Leehy, Chris Liesis, Caitlin McKimm, Peter Williamson. For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers. Music Consultant: Chris Neal. Music Director: David Cheshire. All songs published by Screensongs Pty. Ltd., APRA Leosong except “For Sale” published by Warner Screensong, Warner APRA and “Wanting” and “The Hot Seven Song” published by Fable Screensong, APRA Fable.

Lift Off. (Chris Neal). (1:59).
Going Under. (Janet Preston/Denny Lawrence). (2:56).
Rubbish. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:50).
Something Tells Me. (Steve Matters/Lynette Justice). (1:32).
Scratch Song. (Alan Harding/Garth Boomer). (2:48).
Real Friends. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (4:06).
Clash. (Michael Atkinson/Garth Boomer). (3:02).
For Sale. (Greg Sneddon). (3:04).
Funday. (Michael Atkinson/Garth Boomer). (2:14).
Wanting. (Will Conyers). (2:41).
The Hot Seven Song. (Will Conyers/John Rogers). (2:50).
Once I Grew. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:29).
Which One. (Peter Dasent/Garth Boomer). (2:58).
Out Of Order. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (2:15).
Echo Song. (Ian Davidson/Betty Greenhatch). (1:19).
Threads. (David Sandford/Betty Greenhatch). (2:29).
Hunting The Not Fair. (Glenn Tabuteau/John Hepworth). (3:05).
Lift Off (Instrumental). (Chris Neal). (1:01).

CD02

CD (ST) ABC. 512992-2. 1992. (Re-issued as CD/CA 8143792/4).
“MORE SONGS FROM LIFT-OFF 2”.

Vocals: Mike Bishop, Madeleine Blackwell, David Collins, Will Conyers, Fiona Curnow, Janet Dalgleish, Nick Donkin, Julie Forsyth, Philip Millar, Mark Mitchell, Maria Nguyen, Kevin O’Mara, John Rogers, Liz Rule, David Sandford, Hugh Simpson, Liza-Marie Syron, Peter Wilson, Heber Yerien. Kids Choir: Jemima Coates, Hilary Fairley, Pieter Keuneman, Kathryn Leehy, Chris Liesis, Caitlin McKimm, Peter Williamson. For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers. Music Consultant: Chris Neal. Music Director: David Cheshire. All songs published by Screensongs Pty. Ltd., APRA Leosong except “Above And Beyond” and “Beneath The Skin” published by Fable/Screensong (APRA/Fable), and “Kim’s Song” published by Warner/Screensong (Warner/APRA).

Into The Unknown. (Michael Atkinson/Anthony Watts). (3:02).
Above And Beyond. (Will Conyers). (1:36).
Destroy. (Paul Begaud). (3:24).
No Entry. (A. Sullivan, Arr: Michael Atkinson/Mark Mitchell). (1:32).
Face. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:02).
It’s Not Fair. (Paul Begaud). (3:33).
All Together Now. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:07).
Feels Good. (Michael Atkinson/Michael Atkinson/Garth Boomer). (2:23).
Beneath The Skin. (Will Conyers). (1:37).
Illusion. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (2:56).
The Wheel Turns. (Les Gock/Garth Boomer). (1:40).
Bonza Jingle. (Michael Atkinson/Garth Boomer). (1:52).
Do You Remember? (Mike Brady). (2:54).
I Can. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:25).
Kim’s Song. (Greg Sneddon). (1:42).
Lost. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:07).
Lift-Off. (Chris Neal). (2:00).

CD03

CD (ST) ABC. PKZD 4032. 1993. “EC’s FAVOURITE SONGS”.

(Re-issued 1995 in a double pack with “WAKADOO CAFE”, CD/CA 814488-2/4).

Music Consultant: Chris Neal. Music Director: David Cheshire. All songs published by Screensongs Pty. Ltd., (Leosong / APRA) except “For Sale” published by Warner Chappell / Screensong (APRA / Leosong APRA). For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers.

Lift Off. (Chris Neal). (2:01).
Once I Grew. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:30). v: Will Conyers, Phillip Millar.
The Wheel Turns. (Les Gock/Garth Boomer). (1:40).
Lost. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (3:08). v: Will Conyers, Phillip Millar, Liz Rule, Hugh Simpson, Peter J. Wilson, David Collins, Janet Dalgliesh, John Rogers, Liza-Mare Syron.
Do You Remember. (Mike Brady). (2:54).
Destroy. (Paul Begaud). (3:25). v: Madeleine Blackwell.
For Sale. (Greg Sneddon). (3:04).
Scratch Song. (Alan Harding/Garth Boomer). (2:49).
Going Under. (Janet Preston/Denny Lawrence). (2:56). v: Madeleine Blackwell, David Sandford.
Real Friends. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). (4:07). v: Will Conyers, Liz Rule.
Something Tells Me. (Steve Matters/Lynette Justice). (1:32).

CD04

CD (ST) ABC. PKZD 4034. 1993. “WAKADOO CAFE”.

Music Consultant: Chris Neal. Music Director: David Cheshire. All songs published by Screensong Pty. Ltd., (APRA) except “Hot Seven Song”, “Above & Beyond”, “Wanting” and “Beneath The Skin” published by Fable Music Pty. Ltd (APRA)/Screensong Pty. Ltd (APRA). For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers.

Hot Seven Song. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Will Conyers, Janet Dalgliesh, Phillip Millar, John Rogers, Liz Rule, Liza Mare Syron, Hugh Simpson, Peter J. Wilson.
I Can. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Janet Dalgliesh, Phillip Millar, John Rogers.
Rubbish. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Janet Dalgliesh, John Rogers, Hugh Simpson.
Above & Beyond. (Will Conyers). v: Will Conyers.
Illusion. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Janet Dalgliesh, John Rogers, Hugh Simpson.
Lost. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Will Conyers, Janet Dalgliesh, Phillip Millar, John Rogers, Liz Rule, Liza Mare Syron, Hugh Simpson. Peter J. Wilson.
All Together Now. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Will Conyers, Janet Dalgliesh, Phillip Millar, John Rogers, Liz Rule, Liza Mare Syron, Hugh Simpson, Peter J. Wilson.
Wanting. (Will Conyers). v: David Collins, Janet Dalgliesh, John Rogers, Peter J. Wilson.
Beneath The Skin. (Will Conyers). v: Liz Rule, Liza Mare Syron.
Face. (Chris Neal/Bob Ellis). v: David Collins, Janet Dalgliesh, John Rogers.
Lift Off. (Chris Neal).

CD05

CD (ST) ABC. PKZD 4046. 1994. (Re-issued 1995 as CD/CA 8145282/4).
“SONGS AND STORIES WITH EC”.

Music Consultant: Chris Neal. Music Director: David Cheshire. All songs published by Screensong Pty. Ltd., (APRA). For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers.

Burping Baby. (Penny Robinstone Harris/David Crosbie). (2:55).
Feels Good. (Michael Atkinson/Garth Boomer). (2:23).
Molly’s Sock. (Mac Gudgeon/Rory O’Donoghue). (3:00).
Echo Song. (Ian Davidson/Garth Boomer). (1:20). v: Janet Dalgliesh, Liz Rule.
Hunting The Not Fair. (Glenn Tabuteau/John Hepworth). (3:07).
Clash. (Michael Atkinson/Garth Boomer). (3:02). v: Hugh Simpson, Janet Dalgliesh, Liz Rule, David Collins.
Ice Flowers. (Jutta Goetze/Kevin Hocking). (2:59).
Threads. (David Sandford/Betty Greenhatch). (2:28). v: David Sandford.
Dancing Pants. (Pamela Rushby/Chris Copping). (3:03).
Out Of Order. (Chris Neal/Garth Boomer). (2:11).
Into The Unknown. (Michael Atkinson/Anthony Watts). (3:02). v: Liz Rule, Janet Dalgliesh, Will Conyers.
Lift Off Theme. (Chris Neal). (2:05).

CD06

CD (ST) ABC. 8145102. 1995.
“WAKADOO RAP AND OTHER SONGS AND STORIES FROM LIFT OFF 2”.

Music Director: David Cheshire. Additional Vocals: Don Bridges, Kylie Burtland, Kaye Ceff, Nick Donkin, Adrian Halliday, Abbe Holmes, David Horn, Hamish Hughes, Matthew King, Pieter Keuneman, Jessica Leehy, Kyrie Miskin, Jill McKay, Miles Nicholas, Erin O’Mara, Duncan O’Neill, Adam Parsons, Nick Trotter. All songs except “Lift Off” were mixed and mastered at Music and Effects Sound Laboratory, South Yarra. All songs published by Screensong Pty. Limited (APRA). For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers.

Lift Off Theme. (Chris Neal). (1:59).
Flyboy. (Jan Goldfeder/Ray Boseley). (3:02).
Immitate. (Danny Beckerman). (0:21).
Don’t Change The Shape I’m In. (Chris Neal/Chris Anastassiades/Cameron Clarke/Sue Edgar/Robert Greenberg/Christine Madafferi). (2:07). v: Liz Rule.
What’s Missing. (Alan Harding/Sue Edgar). (2:23). v: Julie Forsyth.
Dead Fish. (Danny Beckerman). (0:20).
Don’t Call Me Lonely. (David Cheshire/Cameron Clarke/Susie Campbell). (2:05). v: Bob Parsons.
Would I Lie. (Chris Neal/Susie Campbell/Susan Edgar/Robert Greenberg). (2:12). v: Frank Italiano, Sean Masterton, John Rogers, Megan Cameron.
Car Chase. (Danny Beckerman). (0:20).
Heroes. (Chris Neal/Chris Anastassiades/Cameron Clarke/Sue Edgar). (2:25).
From Where I Stand. (Chris Neal/Cameron Clarke/Sue Edgar). (2:09). v: Mark Mitchell, Liz Rule, Malcom Martin, Bob Parsons, Liza Mare Syron, Frank Italiano, Sean Masterton, John Rogers, Megan Cameron.
Imagine EC And Me. (David Cheshire/Susie Campbell/Cameron Clarke). (2:34).
The Ballad Of Oscar The Orange Ocelot. (Michael Atkinson/Michael Easton/Ray Boseley/Cameron Clarke). (3:06).
Toupees. (Danny Beckerman). (0:20).
Fatty Boombah. (David Cheshire/Sue Edgar/Robert Greenberg). (2:11). v: Mark Mitchell.
It’s Not Fair. (Paul Begaud). (1:37). v: David Collins, Liz Rule, Hugh Simpson, Janet Dalgliesh.
Tree Beard. (Rory O’Donoghue/Mark Trounce/Jo Wilkie). (3:06).
Expand. (Danny Beckerman). (0:18).
Night Time Is The Right Time. (David Cheshire/Cameron Clarke). (1:53). v: Mark Mitchell.
Wakadoo Rap. (Alan Harding/Chris Anastassiades/Ray Boseley). (2:02). v: Frank Italiano, Sean Masterton, John Rogers, Megan Cameron.
Give And Take. (David Arden/Sue Edgar, Arranged by Alan Harding). (2:16). v: Lafe Charlton.

CD08

CD (ST) ABC. 8145112. (CA 8145114). 1995. “BRAND NEW”.

Music Director: David Cheshire. Additional Vocals: Don Bridges, Susie Campbell, Kaye Ceff, Nick Donkin, Adrian Halliday, Abbe Holmes, David Horn, Hamish Hughes, Matthew King, Pieter Keuneman, Jessica Leehy, Jill McKay, Erin O’Mara, Adam Parsons, Nick Trotter. All songs except “Lift Off” were mixed and mastered at Music and Effects Sound Laboratory, South Yarra. All songs published by Screensong Pty. Limited (APRA). For technical reasons some of the vocals on the songs have been re-recorded and do not feature the voices of the original performers.

Lift Off Theme. (Chris Neal). (2:00).
Give And Take. (David Arden/Sue Edgar. Arranged by Alan Harding). (2:15). v: Lafe Charlton.
Welcome To My World. (Chris Neal/Chris Anastassiades/Sue Edgar/Robert Greenberg). (2:12). v: Rod Primrose.
Don’t Change The Shape I’m In. (Chris Neal/Chris Anastassiades/Cameron Clarke/Sue Edgar/Robert Greenberg/Christine Madafferi). (3:07). v: Liz Rule.
Imagine EC And Me. (David Cheshire/Susie Campbell/Cameron Clarke). (2:34).
Far Out. (Chris Neal/Ray Boseley/Sue Edgar/Christine Madafferi). (2:14). v: John Rodgers, Frank Italiano, Liz Rule, Jenny Ishmakovich, Sue Blakey.
Out Of This World. (Chris Neal/Sue Edgar/Christine Madafferi). (2:23). v: Malcolm Martin.
Heroes. (Chris Neal/Chris Anastassiades/Cameron Clarke/Sue Edgar). (2:25).
Under Pressure. (Michael Atkinson/Michael Easton/Ray Boseley). (2:13). v: Liza Mare Syron, Rod Primrose, Frank Italiano, Bob Parsons, Malcolm Martin, Liz Rule, Sean Masterton, John Rodgers, Megan Cameron.
Missing The Point. (Chris Neal/Susie Campbell/Christine Madafferi). (1:19). v: Mark Mitchell, Margaret Ford.
The Ballad Of Oscar The Orange Ocelot. (Michael Atkinson/Michael Easton/Ray Boseley/ Cameron Clarke). (3:06).
In Your Shoes. (Michael Atkinson/Michael Easton/Ray Boseley/Cameron Clarke/Robert Greenberg). (2:41). v: Madeleine Blackwell, David Sandford.
Night Time Is The Right Time. (David Cheshire/Cameron Clarke). (1:52). v: Mark Mitchell.
Brand New. (Chris Neal/Chris Anastassiades/Sue Edgar). (2:06).

CD(t) (OP) ABC. 8146772. (CA 8146774). 1996. “SING & DANCE”.

Tk8 “Destroy”. (Paul Begaud). From: CD 512992-2.
“MORE SONGS FROM LIFT-OFF 2”.

Tk15 “Far Out.”. From: CD 8145112. “BRAND NEW”.

(Chris Neal/Ray Boseley/Sue Edgar/Christine Madafferi). v: John Rodgers, Frank Italiano, Liz Rule, Jenny Ishmakovich, Sue Blakey.


CD(t) (ST) (See COMPILATIONS - LOTS AND LOTS OF GREAT MUSIC FOR KIDS: Tk1).
CD(t) (ST) (See COMPILATIONS - MORE ABC FOR KIDS GREATEST HITS: Tk12).
CD(t) (ST) (See COMPILATIONS - KIDS FAVOURITE TV & MOVIE THEMES: Tk8).
CD(t) (OP) (See COMPILATIONS - DANCE PARTY: Tk13).