The ABC children’s TV show Bluey has revealed the episodes most beloved by viewers.
Fans were invited to vote and Australia’s number one favourite episode of Bluey is Cricket, which was a runaway winner.
There were 5,800 votes separating Cricket from the number two slot, which went to Baby Race.
Featuring Blue Wiggle, Anthony Field as the voice of Rusty’s Dad, Cricket portrays the great Australian past time of neighbourhood cricket, as the dads struggle to bowl Rusty out.
First airing on ABC Kids and ABC iview in June this year, Cricket attracted more viewers than Australia’s World Test championship match against India in England.
The ABC children’s TV show Bluey has revealed the episodes most beloved by viewers
Joe Brumm, Creator/Showrunner of Bluey said: ‘Cricket worked its way into every corner of my life as a kid. It was just always there.
TOP TEN BLUEY EPISODES AS VOTED BY FANS
2. Baby Race
3. Granny Mobile
7. Dance Mode
9. Christmas Swim
10. Bin Night
‘This episode uses cricket of course but it’s representative of whatever sport it is you had growing up that united your family and friends. Some of my favourites made it in there too.’
Libbie Doherty, Head of ABC Family & Children and Executive Producer of Bluey, said: ‘Confirming what we already suspected, ‘Cricket’ is officially Bluey fans’ favourite episode!
‘Joe Brumm and the team at Ludo Studio have so perfectly captured the spirit of the game.
‘We hope all the backyard cricketers this summer give their younger siblings a catch, just like Rusty.’
Australia’s second favourite episode is Baby Race, featuring Leigh Sales as the voice of Coco’s mum, delivering that iconic line all parents need to hear – ‘you’re doing great.’
Bugalugs pushes Granny Mobile into the number three slot with Australians showing their love for Grouchy Granny, Rita and Janet.
Sleepytime comes in at number four, soothing sleep-deprived parents everywhere.
Making their second appearance in the countdown is Rita and Janet with Grannies rounding out the countdown in the number five spot.
Bluey has big plans for 2024 including a 28-minute special episode called The Sign.
Fans were invited to vote and Australia’s number one favourite episode of Bluey is Cricket (pictured), which was a runaway winner