Category Archives: Feature

We’ve won the 2018 Travel Blogs Awards!

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

Family, freedom, fearlessness (& fashion!)

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Life as a super busy single mum with two businesses is generally pretty hectic! Often that elusive idea of ‘work life balance’ feels pretty far away – even getting five minutes of ‘me time’ seems impossible! So, to be chosen as a Trailblazer by Yarra Trail and help inspire other women with my own story […]

Brooke features in Marie Claire – at age 11!

Let’s go Mum’s adventurer Brooke recently took part in a very exciting feature…   Our young adventurers 12 year old Brooke was very excited to be invited to participate in a Marie Claire feature for the New Year’s edition of the elegant Marie Claire women’s magazine. The Best Things Marie Claire shoot The “Best Things” […]

Weekend Sunrise TV interview – we chat about our Australian family travel blog!

The Let’s go Mum family appeared on Weekend Sunrise to have a chat about our travel blog – and our favourite destinations!   The Let’s go Mum family appeared on TV on the weekend. This was our third TV appearance so far this year, and we are always so grateful to have such amazing opportunities […]

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 […]

Spirit of Tasmania ferry – video of what it is like to drive your car on board

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to drive aboard the Spirit of Tasmania ferry?   In September we went for a road trip around Tasmania and caught the Spirit of Tasmania ferry from Devonport across Bass Strait and back to the Australian mainland. This video is a quick guide to what it is actually […]

Tasmania Wild Rivers National Park – watch the video of our very snowy road trip!

A road trip through a Tasmanian snowy wonder-land… In September we went for a road trip around Tasmania – and got caught in a major cold-snap blizzard! We had been staying in the beautiful port town of Strahan after touring the Gordon River, and were headed next for Hobart. We were driving along the Lyell […]

Brooke interviews for Nestle’s #GoodLife campaign

Brooke joins forces with Nestlé’s for their #GoodLife campaign, encouraging Australians to take the #GoodLife quiz. Brooke is of course our well-known outgoing (and out-spoken!) 11yo half of the dynamic-duo Brooke and Samantha – the kids of the Let’s go Mum travel blog! Now she is very proud and excited to announce that she is […]

Top 5 amazing Tasmania hotels

Wondering where to go for the next school holidays? Check out these five amazing hotels we’ve just stayed in around Tasmania! , We’ve just returned from a fabulous trip around Tasmania, and we’d like to share with you some simply amazing accommodation finds you really shouldn’t miss! We’ll list them in the order in which […]

Nine News interview – we chat about layby cruise packages

Let’s go Mum appeared on the Nine News last night to have a chat about cruises and the new Layaway Travel layby cruise packages – a smart new way to pay for your cruise in advance, with no fees or interest – and no big debt when you return home from your holiday! Play the video […]

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 […]