Episode 6: "Buksie die Groenteman"
Original air date: 9 June 1981
Koos, Vuurhoutjieland’s vegetable man, is on holiday. It’s up to Buksie to do the vegetable deliveries, but when Hansie distracts him, the vegetable cart and horse disappear!
Episode 7: "Verskeidenheidskonsert"
Original air date: 16 June 1981
The matchstick men are holding a concert: Bella Brand is dancing, Feitjie Vlam is singing, Hansie Houtskool is doing magic tricks and Flippie Fosfor is wearing a funny costume.
Episode 8: "Plaas Toe"
Original air date: 23 June 1981
Buksie and his friends visit his grandmother on the farm. They have to help her find a missing chicken.
Episode 9: "Feitjie se Siekte"
Original air date: 30 June 1981
To everybody’s great consternation, poor Feitjie is very ill.
Episode 10: "Buksie Leer Bestuur"
Original air date: 7 July 1981
Buksie wants to borrow Dr. Swael’s car to take Belia to the zoo. But he doesn’t even know where the brake pedal is!
Episode 11: "Mej. Vuurhoutjieland"
Original air date: 13 July 1981
The inhabitants of Vuurhoutjieland decide to select a “Miss Vuurhoutjieland”.
Episode 12: "Dam Toe"
Original air date: 20 July 1981
It’s very hot in Vuurhoutjieland. To cool down, everybody goes to the dam, where they meet mrs. Duck and her ducklings. They also meet uncle Samuel Snake, who has a big surprise.
Episode 13: "Bottel uit die See"
Original air date: 27 July 1981
The matchstick men are on holiday at the sea. Hansie Houtskool finds a bottle with a message inside.
Episode 14: "Koor op Wiele"
Original air date: 4 August 1981
Buksie wants to start a choir, but Flippie is much more interested in pop music and he manages to influence Bella and Feitjie.
Episode 15: "Vlieërkompetisie"
Original air date: 11 August 1981
Prof. Kallie Kooltjievuur is the judge in Vuurhoutjieland’s first kite competition. Buksie and his friends are busily making their kites, all hoping they’ll win.
Episode 16: "Die Bandmasjien"
Original air date: 18 August 1981
The matchstick men are very excited: Buksie has ordered a tape recorder, and now they’re waiting for Mr. Postman to deliver this strange machine.
Episode 17: "Bella Ontdek 'n Diamant"
Original air date: 25 August 1981
When a can of condensed milk explodes, Feitjie loses her voice from fright. It seems lost forever, until Bella discovers a beautiful diamond...
Episode 18: "Pleisters en Verbande"
Original air date: 1 September 1981
The matchstick were in an accident. They’re supposed to sing a song at city hall, but how can they appear on stage covered in plasters and bandages?
Episode 19: "Spookstorie"
Original air date: 8 September 1981
The matchstick men are trying to pull pranks on the girls.
Episode 20: "Feitie Vlieg"
Original air date: 15 September 1981
To everybody’s great excitement, there’s a kite competition in Vuurhoutjieland. But then Flippie and Feitjie’s team runs into trouble and Buksie must come to their rescue.
Episode 21: "Drama in Vuurhoutjieland"
Original air date: 22 September 1981
Bella has disappeared. Buksie, Hanie and Flippie search everywhere without success, and they call in Dr. Swael with his helicopter.
Episode 22: "Husse met Lang Ore"
Original air date: 29 September 1981
Hansie Houtskool is being secretive. Everytime somebody calls him, he is very busy. Bella can’t contain her curiosity any longer and decides to go have a peak.
Episode 23: "Stinkie die Stinkhoutboom"
Original air date: 6 October 1981
While having a picnic, Buksie and his friends hear somebody crying.
Episode 24: "Gemengde Pille"
Original air date: 13 October 1981
Hansie has a sore throat and Mej. Blommetjie a pain in her chest. Flippie Fosfor goes to fetch pills from Vuurhoutjieland’s doctor – but whose pills are whose?
Episode 25: "Heuningby"
Original air date: 20 October 1981
Vuurhoutjieland is soaking wet after the rain. Dr. Swael’s car gets stuck in the mud and nobody knows how to get it out.
Episode 26: "Rower van die Diepsee"
Original air date: 27 October 1981
While everybody is having fun on the beach, Flippie gets bored and start thinking up mischief.
Episode 27: "Kamp"
Original air date: 3 November 1981
Buksie and his friends go camping. They go for a walk in the woods, and Flippie spot an animal making his way towards them!
Episode 28: "Rooikappie en Supervuurhoutjie"
Original air date: 10 November 1981
Hansie tells the story of Little Red Riding Hood. That night, Feitjie has a strange dream.