Posted: 11 May, 2015 by Web Guy Josh

25 Most Popular ‘Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cakes’ Of All Time

Tags: Scoopla, Food, Cakes, Birthday Cakes, The Australian Women's Weekly

If you grew up in the '80s and '90s, chances are you've shown off one these epic cakes at your birthday party... so which were the best?


From Humpty Dumpty to the swimming pool, robot, race track and everything in between, The Australian Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cake Book was the ultimate fantasy for every Aussie kid.

Even if your parents weren't the best bakers, they had no choice but to attempt one of these, often quite difficult, treats every year... and let's just say that competition between friends was fierce!

The Australian Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cake Book

So what better way to reminisce than with a look back at 25 of the most memorable cakes that will bring you right back to your childhood...

1. Candy Castle

2. Racing Track

3. Leonard The Lion

4. The Good Witch

5. Miss Muffet

6. Dolly Varden

7. Humpty Dumpty

8. Pirate

9. The Old Woman Who Lived In A Shoe

10. Friendly Ghost

11. Hopscotch

12. Typewriter

13. The Train

14. Hickory Dickory Watch

15. Robert Robot

16. Swimming Pool

17. Farmyard

18. Cricket Bat

19. Little Piggy

20. Rubber Ducky

21. Smiley Shark

22. Echinda Icecream Cake

23. Gingerbread House

24. Butterfly

25. Pink Elephant 

ALL PHOTO CREDITS: RUSSELL BROOKS/BAUER MEDIA BOOKS

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Tags: Scoopla, Food, Cakes, Birthday Cakes, The Australian Women's Weekly

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