Family Movie Guide for Parents | July School Holidays 2022

The new must-see movies line up for the July school holidays – here’s how they rate, including a kid’s age guide and a parent star rating – because we mums & dads want to be entertained too! A trip to the cinema is a fun and traditional Aussie school holidays activity. It’s the perfect solution […]

Grand Hyatt Melbourne hotel review – five stars with an indoor pool & a rooftop tennis court!

A luxurious Melbourne five-star getaway is just what you need – but you can’t take the kids along too, can you? Yes you can with the Grand Hyatt Melbourne hotel’s interconnecting rooms! This page contains affiliate links. If you book a stay through one of them, I will receive a commission (at no additional cost […]

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Melbourne opening night & review

It’s time for a brand new adventure! Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is now playing exclusively at the Princess Theatre in Melbourne – direct from Broadway! This page contains affiliate links. If you book a stay through one of them, I will receive a commission (at no additional cost to you). Thank you for […]

Australian War Memorial Canberra – changes & 2022 renovations information

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The Australian War Memorial is a popular Canberra attraction – but major renovations are now taking place over an extended period – see what the changes have affected here The Australian War Memorial is undergoing major renovations Canberra is home to several free-admission National Museums and Galleries, and one of the biggest attractions is undoubtedly […]

Free camping at the Jindera showground NSW – Sydney to Melbourne road trip

Road tripping from Sydney to Melbourne and back (or vice-versa) can be a brilliant family trip experience. But accommodation & fuel can be costly. Here’s a free camping half-way stopover with lots to see – and the campsite won’t cost you a cent! Jindera NSW is a small, historic country town ten minutes drive off […]

3 theatre shows and a movie – Mother’s Day experience gift ideas!

What could be better on Mother’s Day than having an absolutely wonderful time together with your mum? Or at least giving her the tickets to! Here are three amazing theatre shows – plus a movie every mum and daughter (or son!) should see together! My girls and I have been lucky enough to attend and […]

10 reasons why Perisher is the best Australian ski resort for beginners – with videos!

When it comes to learning how to ski or snow board it can be a confusing – and expensive – choice you can’t afford to get wrong! Here’s 10 reasons why you should start your snow sports journey at Perisher Valley in the NSW Snowy Mountains This page contains affiliate links. If you book a […]

5 last-minute Sydney April school holiday ideas

Take a look as these awesomely fun April school holiday ideas that will have you and the kids screaming “Best holidays eveaaaa!” This page may contain affiliate links. If you book through one of them, I will receive a commission (at no additional cost to you). Thank you for your support! 1 – Last call! […]

Langham Sydney Hotel review – five star luxury – with kids!

A stay at the Five Star Langham Sydney is the ideal way to spoil yourself, your partner, your mum or your whole family! This gorgeous oasis of luxury in Sydney city makes for an opulent staycation or a perfectly decadent holiday.  This page contains affiliate links. If you book a stay through one of them, […]

Byron Bay waterfalls – Killen Falls – public swimming waterfall | info plus video

Killen Falls is regarded as one of the most beautiful waterfall swimming holes in NSW but it remains hidden away. Here we tell you where the track to it starts, how difficult it is to navigate, and what you need to take with you for a fun and safe visit One of perhaps the most […]

April School Holiday Movie Guide for parents | Movie reviews 2022

The new must-see movies line up for the April school holidays – here’s how they rate, including a kid’s age guide and a parent star rating – because we mums & dads want to be entertained too! School Holiday movies can be a bit of a mine field to choose from. All preschoolers, kids and […]

Biggest Triceratops dinosaur skeleton in the world now at Melbourne Museum!

The Melbourne Museum has a new exhibition that is simply epic in proportion of both size and importance – the world’s biggest Triceratops dinosaur skeleton! Hold onto your hats dinosaur-lovers – there’s a new BIG kid in town! Triceratops Horridus is Melbourne Museum’s brand new – yet prehistoric – exhibition, and he’s unlike anything your […]