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!

Adria 552pk caravan – Sphere washing machine review & installation

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Our Sphere 3.3kg washing machine product review and install inside our Adria 552pk caravan – including video! Dealing with the family wash on the road when you’re caravanning with kids is never easy, but I think I’ve finally got it sorted so that I can get our clothes clean AND not spend endless wasted hours […]

The Alice Cocktail Experience review – The Alice in Wonderland experience in Canberra

Tumble down the rabbit hole with us as we see what all the fuss is about with the new Alice craze sweeping the globe – the family-friendly The Alice Cocktail Experience – now in Canberra! No time to read? Watch our The Alice Cocktail Experience on YouTube here! Don’t miss another of our Australian family […]

National Pass Blue Mountains clifftop bushwalk | Wentworth Falls, Australia

One of the most stunning bushwalks in Australia has to be the National Pass – a sheer cliffside trail leading down to a beautiful waterfall – what’s not to love? Here’s all you need to know to hike it, including how to get there, how hard it is, and more, including video! The National Pass […]

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, […]