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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!

BIG4 Yarra Valley Park Lane Holiday Park – Melbourne family holidays

The BIG4 Yarra Valley Park Lane Holiday Park is the perfect weekend-getaway or holiday escape for families – and it’s only one hour from Melbourne!  It’s clear from the moment you enter Big4 Yarra Valley Park Lane, that you are entering a nature-paradise. Nestled at the base of a tree-covered hill, wombats, kangaroos and many […]

BIG4 Traralgon Park Lane Holiday Park – Melbourne family holidays

BIG4 Traralgon Park Lane Holiday Park is an easy two-hour drive from Melbourne. Turning in, we immediately knew we were in for a fun time. We could see a huge adventure ropes course, a jumping pillow, a playground and a swimming pool. The kids were already exclaiming in excitement! The holiday park itself is immaculately […]

Let’s Go Mum named one of Australia’s ultimate Instagram Influencers in Singapore

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We’re honoured to have been named one of Australia’s ultimate Instagram influencers! The Ultimate List of Instagram Influencers in Australia per industry Let’s Go Mum been named one of Australia’s ultimate Instagram influencers in the Australian Lifestyle Instagram Influencer category by Talkwalker Marketing and Communications, Singapore. We couldn’t have made this list without the support […]

ABC Radio National interview – Australian family holiday destinations & home schooling

The Let’s go Mum family pop in for a chat on ABC National about all-things Australian family travel and holidays! The Let’s go Mum family were interviewed by ABC Canberra’s Mikel Simic about where to go inland and why when on an Australian family holiday! The show was nationally broadcast on ABC National Digital. Barbara’s […]

Our Holidays With Kids 2019 Magazine feature – Insider’s Guide To Canberra

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The Let’s go Mum family feature in the new Holidays With Kids Summer 2019 issue We’re excited to tell you that we’re in the latest issue of Holidays With Kids magazine! Our 8-page feature – An Insider’s Guide To Canberra – is packed full of ideas for family activities and fun in the Nation’s Capital! […]

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 […]

Hot toys you can still get online in time for Christmas! Kmart, Amazon & more

Feeling Christmas-harassed? Wondering how you are going to get it all done in time for Christmas? Online shopping is the answer – and it’s not too late! Here is a list of hot toys you can still order in time for Christmas!  Some of the toys included in our gift guide contain affiliate links. This […]

Canberra Moon Festival 2018

The Canberra Moon Festival is a rich cultural feast well-worth visiting the nations capital to experience. We were excited to visit for the very-first time this year, and certainly weren’t disappointed! No time to read? Watch this video we took of our time at the 2018 Canberra Moon Festival… The Canberra Moon Festival is the […]

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 […]