Category Archives: Sydney

Sydney Olympic Park – our staycation of family activities, food & fun!

Sydney Olympic Park offers new ways for families to play together – sports, experiences, activities – plus some of the best family restaurants in Sydney! When we were invited to spend a long weekend staycation at Sydney Olympic Park we were too excited for words! The opportunity to actually camp on-site and try out all […]

Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge – with kids!

If you’re looking for something unforgettable to do with the family in Sydney – why not climb the Harbour Bridge together? As Brooke my eldest daughter’s 12th birthday approached, I searched around for ideas on how to mark the occasion. When I suggested climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge to her, she jumped at the chance! Finally […]

Sydney Aquarium Penguin Boat Ride

See what it’s like to go on the Sydney Aquarium Penguin boat ride!   We want to show you a fabulous new attraction which has been added to the already wonderful line-up at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium – the Penguin Expedition! The Sydney Aquarium is a great family day out The SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium […]

Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High Tea

The perfect mother-daughter treat, every Disney Princess or Prince deserves a Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High Tea – just in time for the school holidays! The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is currently offering some wonderful Disney experiences for the family. A magical Disney Beauty and the Beast experience The Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High […]

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth Disney Family Fun Package

We knew we were in for a very special stay at the Sofitel Sydney when the girls were presented with beautiful silk red roses at check-in! Our magical Disney hotel stay had begun…                         The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is a five-star hotel located right in the centre of the […]

Today Show- Australian School Holidays Budget Activities

Let’s go Mum appeared on the Today Show yesterday to have a chat about budget school holiday options, and share a state-by-state run down of some of the best Australian budget activity options available these school holidays! Play the video to below to watch… Watch it on the Today Show website here For more information on each of the budget school […]

Win 1 of 3 family passes to Spot On Children’s Festival shows and films!

Win have 3 x family passes to different Spot On Children’s Festival shows and films to give away! The school holidays are coming around again, and there’s so much going on in Sydney at the Spot On Children’s Festival! Single parent discounts Riverside Theatres in Parramatta is offering special reduced prices to single parent families to […]

The 4 big Sydney family attractions – ranked from best to worst!

Are you heading into Sydney City for the school holidays? Perhaps you’re wondering where to go and what to see? Here’s a round-up of top attractions according to the Sydney 5-Attraction Pass – and the wow factor for kids. Here’s what’s hot – and what’s not! We test-ran a Sydney 5-Attraction Pass that gave us […]

Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, Sydney Opera House

Here’s a great July school holidays idea – take the kids to see Snugglepot and Cuddlepie! We’ve just been to see the fabulous Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Live Show, now playing at the Sydney Opera House. This is the perfect opportunity to introduce a whole new generation of Australian children to the charm and wonder of this May […]

Sydney Opera House Junior Tour

Looking for something different to do with the kids these school holidays? Take them to the Opera House for a behind-the-scenes Junior Tour! We were lucky enough to be invited to try out the Opera House Junior Tour – what a great way to entertain and educate the kids during the school holidays! Running for an […]

School holiday ideas – Madame Tussauds, Sydney

This week I took my single parent family to Madame Tussauds, Sydney… The last time we were at Darling Harbour we visited the Sydney Aquarium and I had tried to talk the kids into visiting Madame Tussauds wax museum too, but they were just not interested. At the time, I thought it was pointless to waste […]