Category Archives: Canberra

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 […]

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 […]

The Capital Cities Coffee Table Book – my exciting new travel blogger collaboration!

Imagine if some of the best travel bloggers in the world wrote a book together…I’m so excited to show you our latest book collaboration – an incredible pictorial journey around the world which includes my contribution of the only (and best!) Australian city – Canberra!  This page contains affiliate links. If you purchase a product […]

Jurassic Creatures dinosaur show review – watch the full video tour!

The new Jurassic Creatures show is a great attraction to take the family to – find out more and watch our full tour video! The latest travelling family show to come to Canberra We were so excited to be invited to visit Canberra’s fun new attraction Jurassic Creatures – but then the Pandemic hit and […]

Canberra LEGO Store review – we got a sneak peek – watch the full video tour!

The new Canberra LEGO® Certified Store grand opening is today – we were very lucky to be given a sneak peek at this exciting new bricktastic LEGO® store and even did a full video tour for you! Canberra’s FIRST LEGO® Certified Store is now open at the Canberra Centre! We were so excited to be invited […]

National Arboretum Canberra – a cafe, picnics, dog walking & mountain biking

The National Arboretum Canberra is a beautiful place for tourists and Canberrans (Ken Behrens!) to lunch or coffee, picnic, stroll through the gardens, walk the dog and mountain bike in! The National Arboretum Canberra is a fantastic resource for Canberrans and tourists. Its beautiful landscaping, trees, lawns, gardens, wildlife and sweeping views all make this […]

Canberra Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve Canberran – see wildlife, picnic & go bushwalking

The Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve has long-been a Canberran recreation favourite, especially as it is located just 40 minutes drive from Canberra’s city centre.  The Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve is a must-see when visiting Canberra. It’s full of native wildlife, has a great adventure playground and plays host to numerous beautiful Canberra bushwalks. One of the top-ten […]

Gibraltar Falls, Canberra – Australia’s natural swimming rock pools

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! Just a 30 minute drive from Canberra you’ll find one of our favourite Canberra summer-spots to cool off! Gibraltar Falls is a beautiful waterfall located in the Namadgi National […]

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! […]

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 […]

Canberra City’s new kids Play Space opens

The Let’s go Mum family were invited to the opening of an exciting new family play facility in Canberra – the Canberra Centre Play Space.   Our young adventurers 12 year old Brooke and 10 year old Samantha were lucky enough to get first try today at all of the fun at the exciting new […]

The National Zoo & Aquarium – take a look around with our latest video!

We were very lucky to be invited to check out the new open plain at the National Zoo and Aquarium. This terrific Zoo really does go from strength-to-strength in size, species of animals to view, and of course most importantly, animal and visitor happiness! Come with us while we take you for a super-fast look […]