Category Archives: Feature

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 […]

We’ve won the 2017 Travel Blogs Awards!

We’re very honoured to announce that we’ve won first place in the 2017 Travel Blogs Awards We’re still a bit in shock after finding out that we have won the MrPromocode Travel Blog Awards ! We couldn’t have done this without you – our amazing travel-loving community who voted us in as the winners. Thank […]

Lonely Planet Kids Unfolding Journeys Books

We were very lucky to receive some really great new kid’s adventure books in the mail recently – the Lonely Planet Kids Unfolding Journeys books. Ever since my very first solo-travel days, I have always taken a Lonely Planet guide along with me on my journeys. So when I heard that Lonely Planet also produce […]

The new P&O Pacific Explorer cruise ship – take a look around!

We were very lucky to be invited to the P&O Cruises with Nickelodeon christening party for the stunning new cruise ship, the Pacific Explorer! With the cruise ship parked at the International Passenger Terminal at Circular Quay in Sydney, it was hard to imagine a more beautiful place to host this state-of-the-art cruise ship. The […]

3 big reasons why your kids will love this NSW bushwalk!

We‘ve just found what would have to be one of the best bushwalks in NSW – if not Australia! Here are 3 very good reasons why your whole family is going to love this bushwalk…. The girls and I have been on a lot of bushwalks together – it’s a great way to escape the […]

Sydney family camping getaway – Wombeyan Caves

We‘ve just found the most amazing family weekend getaway only a few hours from Sydney – it’s cheap, full of wildlife and has great caves and bushwalks to explore. If you love camping and adventure on a family-friendly scale, you’re going to love Wombeyan Caves! We’ve just spent a wonderful few days at Wombeyan Caves, located in […]

The 5 essentials for a fun family bushwalk in Australia

Bushwalking with the family sounds too difficult – you need to be super fit – it’s too far away – plus you need specialist equipment – right? Wrong! Bushwalking with the kids is much easier than you think – and it’s so much fun! All you need to do is pack the essentials and give it a go… Spending time together […]

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 […]

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 […]

Let’s Go Mum have been awarded an Australian Top 50 Influencer Award!

I’m very honoured to announce that we’ve been awarded an Australia’s Top 50 Influencer Award! I was absolutely thrilled to attend in person to receive an Australian Top 50 Influencer Awards at the official awards night held at the Hyatt Melbourne. We are now officially the highest-ranked family travel blog in the Australia’s Top 50 Influencers […]

Sleeping with giraffes – Zoofari Lodge, Dubbo Zoo

Have you ever dreamed about waking up on an African Safari? It’s now possible right here in Australia! We recently spent a weekend at the amazing Zoofari Lodge – a luxury zoo stay package that you simply have to see to believe! The Zoofari Lodge at Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo is an accommodation package […]

Surfers Paradise ten best family holiday activities

Are you headed to Queensland these school holidays? Don’t leave until you’ve read our go-to list of top-ten Surfers Paradise family activities – all within easy walking distance! Surfers Paradise is overflowing with family  entertainment and fun – but what activities should you choose to spend your hard-earned holiday dollars on – particularly if your holiday stay is only for […]