WAC (World Animal Championships)

Synopsis

Hold on to your whiskers, WAC is here!

Animals of the world battle it out for wildlife supremacy. Located centre stage in the WAC Arena, a menagerie of creatures do battle in eccentric categories.

Who is WAC’s strongest animal of them all? Smartest? Grossest? And even most romantic? These burning questions and many more will finally be answered in this fast-paced, fact-packed show for inquisitive kids.

Hosted by Amberley Lobo and Scott Tweedie, WAC plunges head-first into the wacky world of wildlife, and puts a major spin on the factual entertainment format. 

Each episode offers a wild mix of archive footage, crazy studio experiments, hilarious animations and infectious fun from the hyperactive hosts, with each and every show crammed full of the most amazing animal facts and figures.

WAC… let the fur fly!

Episodes

Episode 1 Scariest

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg brave the forests, jungles and dark, dark woods to uncover the scariest and spookiest animals on our planet.

Episode 2 Dumbest

And you thought it was just the Dodo? Think again…. Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg discover the silliest, stupidest and dumbest animals on our planet.

Episode 3 Grossest

Get ready with those sick bags, as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg don the safety gloves to grapple with the most disgusting creatures on our planet… It’s going to get messy and very, very stinky!

Episode 4 Baddest Baddie

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg scour the land, sea and air and come face-to-face with the baddest baddies of the animal kingdom… and these guys are cunning and bad to the bone!

Episode 5 Cutest

From the fluffiest to the meowiest, WAC goes soft in the centre, as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg encounter the cutest animals in the land. It’s WAC with an “awwwwww” factor!

Episode 6 Speediest

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg put their running shoes on to ensnare the quickest and flightiest animals on our planet… blink and you’ll miss it!

Episode 7 Most Destructive

Get ready for some earth-shaking action as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg brace themselves to tackle some of the most destructive animals on our planet.

Episode 8 Most Deadly Shark

This time it’s personal! Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg don their scuba gear and head to the most dangerous oceans of the world, in search of creatures that even Jaws would be scared of.

Episode 9 Funniest

Join Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg for some side-splitting antics, as they encounter the most hilarious and talented animals on our planet.

Episode 10 Angriest

Unlock the cage doors and unleash the beast… it’s time for Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg to face off against the meanest and angriest animals on our planet.

Episode 11 Hungriest

Ditch the table manners as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg get the feeding trays, troughs and bird tables out to attract some of the greediest animals on our planet.

Episode 12 Sneakiest

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg will need to be pretty sneaky themselves, as they hunt down some clever critters with more than a few tricks up their sleeves.

Episode 13 Smelliest

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg don their nose pegs and step cautiously, as they meet those animals where personal hygiene is a thing of mystery.

Episode 14 Most Toxic

Stop! Don’t touch! Beware! Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg load up the safety gear to tackle some of the most lethal animals on our planet, in this super toxic edition of WAC.

Episode 15 Strongest

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg flex some muscle as they tackle the mightiest of mammals and some beefed up beasts in this super-strong edition of WAC.

Episode 16 Smartest

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg rattle their grey matter into check and loosen up their neurons, to go in search of the biggest animal brain boxes on our planet.

Episode 17 Most Romantic

Roses are red, violets are blue, Scotty and Ambo are in love with...who? Join the team today as they discover which animals have the biggest hearts. Love is in the air. 

Episode 18 Busiest

There is a hive of activity going on in the WAC arena today as some of world's busiest animals buzz, flap and fly their way around the ring, in search of the ultimate prize.

Episode 19 Weirdest

Join Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg as they tackle a menagerie of weird and wacky experiments, and encounter some of the most bizarre and strangest animals on our planet.

Episode 20 Spookiest

Just when you thought you were safe, beware - you’re in for a scare! Ambo and Scotty turn spook-hunters, tracking down those super scary animals that lurk in the shadows. 

Episode 21 Best Mum

Sir Reg, Scotty and Ambo discover that there is nothing better than a hug from your mummy - or in this case, a mummy bear, mummy meerkat and even a mummy mummy! Don’t ask!

Episode 22 Noisiest

Grab your ear plugs and join Sir Reg, Ambo and Scotty as they crash, bang and wallop their way through another 'Battle of the Beasts', to crown the world's noisiest animal.

Episode 23 Coolest

Get ready to chill out as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg don both their shades and thermals, and head to the poles in search of the coolest animals on our planet.

Episode 24 Toughest

It’s a battle of the biceps, a fight for the fittest and a tournament of the mind. Join Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg as they arm wrestle with some of the world’s toughest creatures.

Episode 25 Most Dangerous

Put on your hard hats and join Scotty, Ambo and Sir Reg, as they head into the danger zone and come face-to-face with some of the most ferocious, poisonous and terrifying animals in the world.

Episode 26 Laziest

Time to chill out and relax, as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg stumble across some of the most lethargic animals in the world - in the only show where, if they snooze, they definitely WON’T lose!

Episode 27 Super-Est Superhero

It’s a bird, it’s a plane - no, it’s Super Scotty! Join Ambo, Sir Reg and Scotty’s alter ego, as they fly around the planet in search of animals with wondrous superpowers, in this super-duper episode of WAC.

Episode 28 Biggest Neat Freak

If you thought you had a neat bedroom, wait until you see the WAC arena today. Today’s show is all about feather-dusting one’s nest.

Episode 29 Most Ferocious

Feline-comb your whiskers and prepare for the ultimate battle of claws, jaws and paws, as the big cats go head to head.

Episode 30 Best Dad

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg get ready to practice their dad gags, as they search high and low across the animal kingdom for their perfect papa of the wild, wild world!

Episode 31 Most Annoying

If you thought your little sister was annoying, wait until you meet the irksome, the irritating, and the unbelievably infuriating animals that battle it out in the arena today.

Episode 32 Champion Chomper

Scotty and Ambo discover that it’s not just the size of the chomp that matters, but the force behind it. It’s time to get out those pearly whites to compare the world of animal bites.

Episode 33 Ugliest

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but in this case ‘ugly’ is in the eye of Sir Reg. Join Team WAC, as they reveal the animals who look ugly, sound ugly and act ugly.

Episode 34 Best Jumper

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg get out their pogo sticks and mini trampolines, to battle it out with the bounciest beasts and best leapers around.

Episode 35 Vainest

The mirrors are out as Scotty, Ambo and Sir Reg reveal just which animal is the fairest of them all.

Episode 36 Most Extreme

Forget skydiving, bungee jumping and parasailing, and instead join Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg as they get padded up to tackle the craziest critters on our planet.

Episode 37 Australia’s Most Deadly

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg dig down-under to discover Australia’s Most Deadly Animal. So put on your safety gear and keep that antidote handy, as today’s show could get dangerous.

Episode 38 Biggest Daredevil

Sir Reg, Ambo The Fearless and Scotty and his stunt double fly, spin and leap their way through the adrenaline-charged contenders. Which daredevil won’t shy away from any frightening feat?

Episode 39 Premier Primate

Get ready to monkey around with Ambo-Tan, Orang-U-Scotty and the little monkey in the booth, Sir Reg, as they search the primate world to find the most skillful, intelligent and agile of them all!

Episode 40 Ultimate Night Creature

Throw on your pyjamas and throw in the pillows, too! The WAC gang head deep into the darkness (torches in hand), to discover the Ultimate Night Creature. It’s sure to be a hoot!

Episode 41 Perfect

Pet pooches and pussycats aside, Sir Reg, Scotty and Ambo search far and wide to find the best household companion. But WAC’s Perfect Pet might not be what you expect!

Episode 42 Creepiest Crawlies

Get ready to squirm, squeal and itch as Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg brave eight-legged (and even no-legged) critters, to find the creepiest of them all. 

Episode 43 Master of Disguise

Now you see me, now you don’t! Which animal will win this week’s challenge and which one won’t! Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg look for the animal hardest to find, the Master of Disguise.

Episode 44 Super Snake

Today’s contenders slither, rattle and hiss their way through the WAC’s criteria in a hope to secure the prize. No tournament would be complete without plenty of kooky experiments.

Episode 45 Chill Out Champ

Lay back and prop up your feet, it’s time to take things easy. Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg set off at a leisurely pace, to find the Chill Out Champ of the animal world.

Episode 46 Ultimate Super Sense

Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg’s senses are tingling. X-ray vision, heightened hearing, powerful navigation! The team set their sights on sniffing out the critter with the best Super Sense. 

Episode 47 Biggest Brat

Which corner of the WAC arena is the naughtiest of them all? Ambo, Scotty and Sir Reg tred through the world to find the most terrific tantrum-throwing animal, the Biggest Brat!

Episode 48 Ultimate Reptile

Dinosaurs no longer roam the land, but some of their cousins have survived the test of time. Which cold-blooded creature will ace WAC’s trial and earn the title of Ultimate Reptile? 

Episode 49 Ultimate Warrior

The contenders are shining their armour and sharpening their skills, all in preparation for the ultimate battle. But, only one can take out the title of Ultimate Warrior! 

Episode 50 King Of The Jungle

In a land far, far away, there is an animal kingdom - but who is the king? The WAC teams climb ladders, walk on all fours and eat some burgers to find out which jungle creature deserves the royal crown. 

Episode 51 Unsung Aussie Hero

The Kangaroo and Koala have had the centre stage for long enough. What other incredible Aussie creatures are living in the shadows of the obviously famous? The WAC gang set off on an outback adventure to find the Unsung Hero of down-under.

Episode 52 WAC’s Wackiest: The Good, The Bad And The Wacky

Pitting the best against the best, the nastiest against the nastiest and the downright bizarre against the kookiest. This is WAC’s Wackiest and it’s set to be a formidable, beastly showdown.

Running Time
52 x 26 min

Production Company
Blacklab Entertainment

Language
English

Genre
Factual Live Action

Awards

2015 Kidscreen Awards
Nominated - Best Non-Animated or Mixed Series