Category Archives: Family activities

Family activities, fun & attractions

Sydney Olympic Park – our staycation of family activities, food & fun!

Sydney Olympic Park offers new ways for families to play together – sports, experiences, activities – plus some of the best family restaurants in Sydney! When we were invited to spend a long weekend staycation at Sydney Olympic Park we were too excited for words! The opportunity to actually camp on-site and try out all […]

Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge – with kids!

If you’re looking for something unforgettable to do with the family in Sydney – why not climb the Harbour Bridge together? As Brooke my eldest daughter’s 12th birthday approached, I searched around for ideas on how to mark the occasion. When I suggested climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge to her, she jumped at the chance! Finally […]

Sydney Aquarium Penguin Boat Ride

See what it’s like to go on the Sydney Aquarium Penguin boat ride!   We want to show you a fabulous new attraction which has been added to the already wonderful line-up at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium – the Penguin Expedition! The Sydney Aquarium is a great family day out The SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium […]

The National Zoo & Aquarium – take a look around with our latest video!

We were very lucky to be invited to check out the new open plain at the National Zoo and Aquarium. This terrific Zoo really does go from strength-to-strength in size, species of animals to view, and of course most importantly, animal and visitor happiness! Come with us while we take you for a super-fast look […]

Alzheimer’s Australia Memory Walk & Jog

We’re joining the race against Dementia   The Alzheimer’s Australia Memory Walk and Jog is getting ready to launch for another season to help to raise much-needed funds in the battle to help fight Dementia. Memory Walk and Jog fund-raiser events have and will be happening all around Australia. We’re very proud to join the […]

3 big reasons why your kids will love this NSW bushwalk!

We‘ve just found what would have to be one of the best bushwalks in NSW – if not Australia! Here are 3 very good reasons why your whole family is going to love this bushwalk…. The girls and I have been on a lot of bushwalks together – it’s a great way to escape the […]

Sydney family camping getaway – Wombeyan Caves

We‘ve just found the most amazing family weekend getaway only a few hours from Sydney – it’s cheap, full of wildlife and has great caves and bushwalks to explore. If you love camping and adventure on a family-friendly scale, you’re going to love Wombeyan Caves! We’ve just spent a wonderful few days at Wombeyan Caves, located in […]

The 5 essentials for a fun family bushwalk in Australia

Bushwalking with the family sounds too difficult – you need to be super fit – it’s too far away – plus you need specialist equipment – right? Wrong! Bushwalking with the kids is much easier than you think – and it’s so much fun! All you need to do is pack the essentials and give it a go… Spending time together […]

Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High Tea

The perfect mother-daughter treat, every Disney Princess or Prince deserves a Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High Tea – just in time for the school holidays! The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is currently offering some wonderful Disney experiences for the family. A magical Disney Beauty and the Beast experience The Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High […]

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth Disney Family Fun Package

We knew we were in for a very special stay at the Sofitel Sydney when the girls were presented with beautiful silk red roses at check-in! Our magical Disney hotel stay had begun…                         The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is a five-star hotel located right in the centre of the […]

Today Show- Australian School Holidays Budget Activities

Let’s go Mum appeared on the Today Show yesterday to have a chat about budget school holiday options, and share a state-by-state run down of some of the best Australian budget activity options available these school holidays! Play the video to below to watch… Watch it on the Today Show website here For more information on each of the budget school […]

Dubbo Discovery Park family accommodation – close to the Zoo

We found ourselves in a bit of a heatwave during our recent trip to Dubbo, so we were glad to spend a night at a family accommodation holiday park with the best place to cool off in town – plus it’s only 2 minutes from Dubbo Zoo! The Discovery Parks Big 4 Dubbo Parklands has a lot […]