Family activities in Surfers Paradise – Aquaduck review

Do you have a spare hour in your holiday schedule in Surfers Paradise? Why not take the kids for an Aquaduck Safari! Aquaducks are vehicles which take Surfers Paradise visitors on an adventurous tour around the Surfers Paradise area – but in a really different way. They are amphibious vehicles, which means that they can go on […]

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Dreamworld – the Gold Coast theme park with more for kids

Our family always loves visiting Dreamworld, and there is just so much going on at Dreamworld right now! Real tigers stalk the park – on leads! There’s a huge new Lego store on the way too, plus of course all those amazing thrill-rides to be conquered – here’s our 2016 kid-friendly ride and entertainment guide for Dreamworld… Dreamworld is the […]

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Win 1 of 9 Great Barrier Reef with David Attenborough DVDs!

Nearly 60 years since his last visit, Sir David Attenborough is back in Australia, sharing the Great Barrier Reef with audiences around the world in this three part-series that uses the latest in film techniques and marine sciences to take audiences to places they never could have been before. A long time supporter of Reef […]

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Win 1 of 4 family passes to see Scooby-Doo Live!

Scooby-Doo Live! Level Up tickets are now on sale! Jeepers! Spooky-fun, hi-tech gaming thrills come to Australia in the all-new family musical “Scooby-Doo Live! Level Up”!  The much-loved Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. Gang take centre stage in an all-new family musical, featuring everyone’s favourite Great Dane, Scooby-Doo! In this exciting new production, the Mystery Inc. […]

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Interview with Velma from Scooby-Doo Live!

Scooby-Doo Live! Level Up Interview with Velma Samantha and Brooke, the ever-adventurous Let’s Go Mum! kids were delighted to be given the opportunity to interview Velma Dinkley - of Scooby-Doo fame! Velma is the brains of the Mystery Inc. gang. She is is funny, brave and super smart. Velma asks lots of questions and often uncovers clues in […]

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Mermaid Tail Blankets Giveaway!

We have a super-cosy product review and giveaway for you! What’s better than a cosy blankie to ward off those approaching winter chills when you are watching TV or reading a book, snuggled up on the couch? Why, it’s a Mermaid Tail blankie of course! These luxurious heavy-knit rugs are just perfect to cuddle beneath! My kids absolutely […]

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Interview with Olaf – Frozen joins Disney On Ice!

Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival  Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, Sven and Olaf the snowman are headed to Sydney for the FIRST TIME EVER with Disney On Ice! They will joined by Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy, as well as Belle, Ariel, Rapunzel, Flynn and more! Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice […]

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School holiday ideas – Questacon Science Museum Spiders Exhibition

If you are Arachnophobic like me, your first instinct may be to give the Spiders exhibition at Questacon a wide berth – but don’t worry - they won’t bite! The whole family is going to love this fascinating, hands-on exploration into the the Spider world! One of our favourite family museums to visit has to be Questacon, […]

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School holiday ideas – take the kids for a spin on the Melbourne Star

Are you running out of school holiday ideas for things to do with the kids? If you’re in Melbourne, why not give the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel a whirl? Here’s our family review of the Melbourne Star…  During a recent trip to Melbourne we found ourselves with a spare afternoon on our hands, so we decided to catch a tram […]

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School holiday ideas – Old Melbourne Gaol – a family review!

With school-holiday-boredom looming after Christmas and New Years, we parents need to find some fun activities for the family to do together – fast! In our Old Melbourne Gaol review, we’ll show you what’s fun – and what to avoid with young kids! It’s time to find some easy school-holiday outings to entertain the whole family. The Old Melbourne Gaol has long been a […]

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5 reasons why Hong Kong Ocean Park is better than Disneyland

We continue on our Theme-Park Odyssey…and give you 5 good reasons to choose Ocean Park over Hong Kong Disneyland! If you’re holidaying in Hong Kong and think that Hong Kong Disney is the only family fun park worth visiting, you couldn’t be more wrong! Hong Kong Ocean Park is one of the most astounding family theme […]

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Where can I hold a koala? Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary!

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If you are going to the Gold Coast, don’t forget to visit this classic Aussie wildlife park - Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary! We had just headed off in our hire car from Coolangatta Gold Coast Airport at the start of our holiday, when we saw the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Luckily our morning was free, and we just […]

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