Thousands of toys washed up on a beach and kids are going wild

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If this isn't every small child's dream, we don't what is.

On Wednesday afternoon, the official police account for German's Lower Saxony region tweeted about a strange occurrence that had taken place on the island of Langeoog.

Those multi-coloured balls aren't just random blocks of plastic — they're actually the toy containers found in Kinder Eggs, thousands of which apparently washed up on the beach of Langeoog on Wednesday in the aftermath of a storm.

Pictures of the island's beach have been widely shared on social media in the days since:

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"Ei" welch Überraschung (tausende von Überraschungsei-Inhalten am Strand angespült) #langeoog #strand #überraschungseier #angespült
Osterüberraschung im Winter – Hunderttausende Spielzeugeier an Strand von Langeoog gespült. https://t.co/ErWfvJk8oy… https://t.co/d9MU1EJ34j
HaHaHa, ich habe nur heute erfahren, was der Sturm gestern auf #Langeoog angespült hat 😂 #Grad #Feiertag #Jury… https://t.co/tumAAjd7yS
The storm brought some russian toys - feels like magic #langeoog #kinderegg #kindersuprise #überraschungsei #surprise #beach #magic #strand #strandgut #colorful #surreal #crazy
#Langeoog - Tienduizenden verrassingseieren aangespoeld op Duits waddeneiland https://t.co/c8xk4CI7Gm via @NOS https://t.co/uJXbE5PRcq
Children's Paradise - #überraschungsei #überraschung #surprise #strand #beach #plage #sturm #storm #tempête #brandung #surf #wellen #waves #vagues #sturmflut #langeoog #nordsee #ostfriesland #ostfriesischeinseln #northsea #merdunord #nature #landscape
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In the aftermath of the storm, island residents have been collecting up the toys to keep the beach clean.

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