Nursery Rhymes

Our collection of Nursery Rhymes in Auslan

We have produced a list of Nursery Rhymes in Auslan for you. This is now a free resource for the Deaf community, families, educators, students and anyone with an interest in Australian Sign Language. 

Please feel free to share this wonderful resource with everyone.

Auslan Stage Left would like to acknowledge the dedicated Deaf community members, Auslan consultants and interpreters who were involved in producing these videos in 2021. 

5 Little Monkeys

What are these monkeys up to? (Main verse only. Repeat for countdown 4, 3, 2 and 1)

Baa Baa Black Sheep

Have You Any Wool?

Five Little Ducks

Over the hill, and far away (Main verse only. Repeat for countdown, 4, 3, 2 and 1)

Hickory Dickory Dock

The mouse ran up the clock (Main verse only. Repeat for numbers 2 to 12)

Humpty Dumpty

Hang on Humpty!

I'm A Little Teapot

Here is my handle, here is my sprout.

Itsy Bitsy Spider

Poor Itsy.

Jack and Jill

Don’t run Jack and Jill!

Kookaburra Sits in the Old Gum Tree

Merry, Merry King of the Bush

Mary Had a Little Lamb

Its fleece was white as snow

Rain Rain Go Away

Come again another day

Rockabye Baby

On the tree tops

Row Row Your Boat

Life is but a dream

The Wheels on the Bus (Main verse only)

Go ’round and ’round (Main verse only, repeat to include wipe swishing, horn beeping and doors opening).

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

How I wonder…