Category Archives: Family holidays & travel

Family holidays

Sydney International Tennis Australian Open Series – with kids!

The Let’s go Mum family were invited to spend the day at the Sydney International – there was food, fun – and a surprise encounter on Centre Court with tennis star Lleyton Hewitt!   When we were invited to spend the day at the Sydney International tennis tournament at Sydney Olympic Park, we jumped at […]

The best spot to see the Sydney New Years Eve Fireworks – with kids!

The Let’s go Mum family visited Sydney for the 2018-2019 New Year’s Eve fireworks – it was fun, family-friendly and FREE! Here’s how they did it… The Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks are world-famous for a reason – they’re simply breathtaking to watch. But if you have children, it can seem like a logistical nightmare […]

WIN News TV interview – School Holiday boredom-busters!

The Let’s go Mum family appeared on WIN News to have a chat about our summer school holiday ideas – without breaking the bank! The Let’s go Mum family appeared on WIN News today – of course we’re always up for a chat about our family travel blog and what we’ve been up to. We […]

Falls Creek family accommodation at Howmans Gap

We’ve just spent several days at Howmans Gap, and think it has to be the best Falls Creek family accommodation on the mountain – and here’s why… You may not think it’s possible to take the family on holiday to the Victorian snowfields without spending a fortune on accommodation, but we’ve found a fantastic family […]

Falls Creek – the essential beginner’s guide for families!

Falls Creek is the perfect place to start the kids off in their love of snow sports – but how do you get the whole family up to the Victorian snowfields, accommodated, outfitted and having fun in the snow with a minimum of fuss? Let us show you how with our essential beginner guide to […]

Taronga Zoo Roar and Snore Sydney zoo sleepover

Visiting Taronga Zoo is the essential Sydney family tradition – but did you know they also host the best sleepover in Sydney? It’s the Taronga Roar and Snore! If you’re looking for something really fun to do with the family, Taronga is always a winner. We recently spent the night at Taronga Zoo Sydney on […]

Great Ocean Road unique family accommodation stays

Are you thinking about a taking a road trip down the Great Ocean Road? Lighthouses, luxury resorts and panoramic ocean views make these family-friendly accommodation choices our top picks for where to stay along the Great Ocean Road, Victoria. We’ve just returned from a fabulous coast-to-coast trip of Victoria, and we’d like to share with […]

We’ve won the 2018 Travel Blogs Awards!

We’re honoured to announce that we’ve won first place in the Travel Blogs Awards – for the second year running! We’re still a bit in shock after finding out that we have won the MrPromocode Travel Blog Awards for the second year running! We were also fortunate enough to be announced the winners of the […]

Sydney Sofitel Disney Frozen Accommodation Package & High Tea

Are you looking for something special to do with your child during the summer school holidays? It’s time to book a luxury Sofitel Sydney Disney Family Fun Package! A stay at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is always a good idea, but at the moment it is especially so. To celebrate Disney’s new release Frozen mini feature, […]

Weekend Sunrise TV interview – we chat about our Australian family travel blog!

The Let’s go Mum family appeared on Weekend Sunrise to have a chat about our travel blog – and our favourite destinations!   The Let’s go Mum family appeared on TV on the weekend. This was our third TV appearance so far this year, and we are always so grateful to have such amazing opportunities […]

Spirit of Tasmania ferry – video of what it is like to drive your car on board

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to drive aboard the Spirit of Tasmania ferry?   In September we went for a road trip around Tasmania and caught the Spirit of Tasmania ferry from Devonport across Bass Strait and back to the Australian mainland. This video is a quick guide to what it is actually […]

Tasmania Wild Rivers National Park – watch the video of our very snowy road trip!

A road trip through a Tasmanian snowy wonder-land… In September we went for a road trip around Tasmania – and got caught in a major cold-snap blizzard! We had been staying in the beautiful port town of Strahan after touring the Gordon River, and were headed next for Hobart. We were driving along the Lyell […]