An elephant, a flamingo, a dolphin, a koala, and a penguin are stranded on a boat sailing in the ocean during a rainstorm (Noah's Ark, Traditional).
The opening credits roll as footage from National Geographic plays. (Marriage of Figaro, Mozart)
Noah's Ark by Edward Hicks is shown.
The Savanna: The ship lands on the African Savanna. The twin elephants, Patty the elephant and her brother, get off the boat and explore (My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean). There are acacia trees, dried grass, and a red sky with a setting sun in the background. After this, Savanna footage from National Geographic plays (The Moldau, Smetana).
Jungle Noah by Colleen Sgroi is shown.
The Rainforest: The ship lands in the South American Rainforest. The twin flamingos, Flossy and his brother, escape to the tropics (Sailing, Sailing, Over the Bounty Main). Footage of tropical rainforest life from National Geographic plays (Contradance No. 5, Beethoven)
Hope Dawns by Colleen Sgroi is shown.
The Ocean: The ship stops in the middle of the Hawaiian ocean, where 2 dolphins get out and dive to the bottom (Row, Row, Row Your Boat). A shipwreck and treasure chest lie in the background. Footage of ocean life from National Geographic plays (The Moldau, Hunt and Nymph, Smetana, and Carmen, Habanera, Bizet).
Before the Rain by Becca Barton is shown.
The Outback: Mozart the koala and his twin get off the boat and trek through the outback (Barnacle Bill the Sailor). A few eucalyptus trees surrounding Mount Uluru set to a pink sky are in the background. Footage of outback life from National Geographic plays (Contradance No. 12, Beethoven).
The Promise by Mary Singletone is shown.
The Polar Regions: With only 2 animals left on board, Penelope the penguin and her twin set foot into the Antarctic wilderness. Footage of Polar life from National Geographic plays (Die Fleidermaus Waltz, Strauss).
The penguins begin a race, started by Parker the Polar Bear, and the penguins ride on ice cubes down a slope, where, upon reaching the bottom, they pass Patty, and cover her in snow (Journey Train Polka, Strauss).
More footage from National Geographic plays (Six Childrens' Pieces, Movement 2, Mendelssohn).
As the end credits roll, it is revealed that the ark landed on a tropical beach (The Marriage of Figaro, Mozart).
In a post-credits scene, Zorra the Lion is shown roaring, when Patty arrives and blows Zorra away with her trumpeting, and then leaves laughing.
Patty the elephant
Mozart the Koala
Flossy the Flamingo
Chirag the Hippo
Manny. Chirag's Baby Brother
Parker the Polar Bear
Pavlov The Dog (in a bonus puppet show)
Zorra the Lion ( after the end credits)
Isaac the lion ( in a bonus puppet show)