Author Archives: LetsGoMum

About LetsGoMum

Hi, I'm Barbara, mum of the Let's Go Mum blog. We'd love to hear from you! You can contact me anytime with ideas on where you think we should go or what you think we should try...just drop me a line at barbara@letsgomum.com.au!

Homeschooling or Distance Education? One Aussie mum’s experiences.

We’ve spent 3 years each doing Distance Education and Homeschooling- here’s our verdict on which method is best – and how, when and why our family schools at home! It’s no secret that our single parent family thrives on homeschooling. It suits our lifestyle beautifully, especially given that we are an Australian travel family – […]

BIG4 Gold Coast Holiday Park – the perfect all-round Queensland family holiday

BIG4 Gold Coast Holiday Park has an incredible range of features and activities to keep every family member happy, and although this holiday park also happens to be the closest one to the Gold Coast theme parks, the BIG4 Gold Coast Holiday Park is quite simply – a destination in itself. The park itself is […]

The World Health Organisation asked us to share our hand washing hot tips!

The World Health Organisation asked us to share with you some hot tips on washing your hands! The World Health Organisation has five ways to keep us all safe from COVID–19. Washing your hands is number one! Check out our fun little video guide here  Together we can stop the spread of COVID-19. Special […]

Captain Cook Cruises Sydney Harbour 2020 Gold Lunch Cruises

We were invited to try out the new Captain Cook Cruises Sydney Harbour Gold Lunch Series lunch recently. Mummas – this is a beautiful way to spoil yourself – you deserve this! Sit back and relax as you explore Sydney Harbour, feasting on course after course of sumptuous food. This would also make the perfect […]

Murwillumbah Showground Camping & Caravanning NSW

The Murwillumbah Showground, NSW is a great place to camp. It is the perfect tourist accommodation base to access many Northern New South Wales and Queensland Gold Coast beaches and attractions. There are many handy camping facilities and is a great place to spend up to a week, or for free-camping frequenters to use as […]

Watch me on the new travel series Adventure All Stars on TV in 2020!

I have some very exciting news to announce! I’m going to star in the ground-breaking TV show Adventure All Stars – and guess what? You can apply to experience the trip with me! Help me fundraise for Breast Cancer Research Together, let’s make a difference and make breast cancer history!  A few weeks ago I […]

Enter this amazing Thermomix giveaway!

WE ARE GIVING AWAY A WHAT?! 🤯 Yes, you’ve read it right! We’ve teamed up with @MumsWhoAU to give away THE Ultimate Cooking prize for one very lucky winner including: A brand new Thermomix TM6 valued at $2,260! The best Airfryer on the market by Philips. AND the Kmart Pie Maker that has everyone talking! […]

Perisher On Snow Family Accommodation – Matterhorn Ski Lodge, Perisher

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If you’re looking for a great snow holiday for your family, stay right in the middle of the snow in Perisher Valley at the Matterhorn Lodge! When we received an invitation to stay at the famous Matterhorn Lodge in Perisher during the 2019 Australian ski season, we were thrilled to visit – and learned that […]

Ballarat Sovereign Hill Winter Wonderlights Festival – things to do with kids!

We were invited to visit the Ballarat Winter Wonderlights and found a magical winter wonderland to delight every family! Winter is usually the time to batten down the hatches and stay indoors, but the Ballarat Winter Festival is the perfect excuse to take a weekend or winter school holidays trip away, and banish those Melbourne […]

Aladdin arrives at The Grounds Of Alexandria

The Grounds Of Alexandria in Sydney have outdone themselves yet again with a new and stunning installation…Disney’s Aladdin! Celebrating the release of the new Disney Aladdin movie, The Grounds Of Alexandria have opened a new and exciting feature! We loved exploring all the fun and fascinating Aladdin-themed exhibits – it truly is like something out […]

Australia’s hidden infinity pool – Gibraltar Falls, Canberra ACT

The Let’s go Mum family reveal one of their favourite secret waterfall swimming pools in Canberra – and you don’t need a 4WD to get there!

We’ve won the 2019 Travel Blogs Awards!

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