Report of the Stockmen Words: Norm Habel, Music: Robin Mann - From "Outback Christmas" a book by Norm Habel and Pro Hart, and a song by Robin Mann.  Recorded on "Christmas in the Scrub" by Leigh Newton 1. We found the baby Jesus wrapped in strips of rag And lying…

Off we go to Bethlehem – lyrics

Off we go to Bethlehem Music: trad, Words: trad adapted Leigh Newton - from the collection, "Christmas in the Scrub" by Leigh Newton 1. Off we go to Bethlehem, Celebrate his coming with your voices and guitar. Christ is born! Christ is born! Serenade him Christmas morn. 2. Celebrate his…

Donkey Donkey – lyrics

Donkey Donkey From the collection, "Christmas in the Scrub" Leigh Newton © 1983 Chorus                D          G     D Donkey donkey plod along '               A                           D Donkey donkey it won't be long '                     G           D Take it easy with your load '                   A                         D Not much further down the road.     …

Christmas in the Scrub – lyrics

Christmas in the Scrub Leigh Newton © 1983            C                               F 1. At Christmas time the birds all sing C                       D7         G The rabbits jump, the lizards crawl C                            F At Christmas time the outback rings C               G          C All for the birth of God Chorus G For the birth…