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September 5, 2019

Awesome New Zealand Adventures

A world of fun awaits just across the ditch. Here are our picks for the most epic experiences in the Land of the Long White Cloud. A family hits the rapids. Photo: Rafting New Zealand INDOOR SKYDIVING  Learn to skydive […]
September 3, 2019

Get Back to Nature in the National Parks of NSW Mid North Coast

Introduce the kids to the great outdoors with a visit to these beautiful national parks on the Mid North Coast.
September 2, 2019

Limestone & Gemstones

ANGELA SAURINE finds plenty of surprises during a trip with her toddler to the Oberon region of NSW.
August 27, 2019

Amazing Africa with Kids

Give your kids an experience they will never forget at one of these extraordinary African wilderness retreats.
August 20, 2019

Barrington Coast : Natural beauty abounds in this gorgeous region

Pristine beaches, national parks, stunning lakes – it’s little wonder the Barrington Coast region on NSW Mid North Coast has been a favourite for generations of Aussie families. Stretching from the mountains of Barrington Tops to the sea, the area covers destinations including Pacific Palms, Myall Lakes, Forster, Tuncurry, Tea Gardens, Hawks Nest and Seal Rocks, and is ideal for family holidays.
August 19, 2019

Coast with the Most: Expect big things out of a trip to Coffs Harbour

The Coffs Coast offers a nature-based getaway with plenty of family adventure fun.
August 8, 2019

INSIDER INTERVIEW: Kate Baker (UTracks, General Manager)

General Manager of Utracks, Kate Baker, shares her love of adventure with her family. From seeing the northern lights in Lapland to canoeing through the jungles of Borneo, her lucky teens have explored and experienced places all over the world from an early age.
October 29, 2018
Darwin with kids

What to do with the kids in Darwin

Crocodiles, wave pools, sunshine and flying doctors. Darwin with kids is incredibly good fun. Find out what you should do this weekend.
October 25, 2018
School preparation

How to prepare the kids for school

School preparation tips: Kat Wieczorek-Ghisso tells OAWK how you can use your daily excursions to prepare preschoolsers for "Big School".
October 24, 2018
Mountain bike Tathra.

Love mountain biking? You’ll love this town.

We asked the locals for their tips on the best NSW South Coast Mountain bike trails. Everyone said we need to go to Tathra. Here's why.
September 28, 2018
Stars NSW

The top stargazing spots in NSW

There is truly something magical about looking up at the moon and stars. These are the best stargazing spots for families in NSW.
September 25, 2018
Byron Bay

Where to go on the NSW North Coast

Great beaches, rainforest bushwalks and fresh local food. These are the NSW North Coast towns you need to visit with kids.
September 19, 2018
Beach jump waves

How to staycation these school holidays

A successful staycation starts by looking at your city from a different perspective. Rock climbing, bike rides and delicious desserts should all be included.
September 16, 2018
sheep farm

Ewe need to see these Aussie farm stays

Want a weekend away? One where you can get back to nature. Check out these great farm stays.
September 11, 2018
Messy play kids

The importance of messy play – and how to do it well

Goop, mud, water and sand. That's what makes kids' brains develop. Kat Wieczorek-Ghisso explains why messy play is so important for kids.
August 31, 2018

Get paddling in Parramatta

You don't have to go to the beach to have fun in the water in Sydney. Parramatta Reserve has kayaking, rowboats and even a patrolled beach.
August 22, 2018

An insiders guide to exploring the Blue Mountains

Want to know what you can do in the Blue Mountains with kids? This insider guide has the best bushwalks, best views and the best place to stay.
August 15, 2018
Port Macquarie

Things to do with kids in Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie has rainforest, horseriding, mountain bike trails and so much to do with kids. We've even got the scoop on the local secret spot.
August 11, 2018

Australia’s top 5 National Parks for kids

Snorkel around volcanic rocks, swim in billabongs and gaze upwards at the Milky Way. These are the best National Parks for kids who love to explore.
August 10, 2018

Go crazy at Cradle Mountain Tasmania

Cradle Mountain is a must-see in Tasmania. If you're planning on going - check out these tips from a local who has done it all before.