Colours of Christmas – lyrics

Colours of Christmas Leigh Newton © 1983 - Recorded on "Christmas in the Scrub" by Leigh Newton (note the changes from the recording) 1. Yellow is the straw that Jesus lies upon, Silver is the star above the town, Brown's the shepherds' feet; They've left the dusty sheep To feed…

A boy was born – lyrics

For didgeridoo Tanya Wittwer © 1983 A boy was born under a slender sapling beside a billabong where green weeds tangle The sky was waiting And then the comet! The still white fire racing with fierce trailing. Yet so slowly arching from the soft grey skyline a force so strong…

Henry (Lippai) – lyrics

Henry (Lippai) German trad - Recorded on "Christmas in the Scrub" by Leigh Newton 1. Henry a wake, don't sleep. What is that you said? I don't know how you can stay asleep! This is my bed! Come with me to the field, See there the wonder revealed. Look! It's…
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…