New South Wales

July 8, 2011
Big Banana Coffs Harbour

A Family’s Fun Times in Coffs Harbour

Luckily Coffs Harbour has grown up and morphed into a destination where the typical family can have a traditional beach holiday, with sprinklings of up-market extras to add the fun factor.
June 30, 2011

Doing the Denman, by Alyssa-Jane Cook

Actress Alyssa-Jane Cook and family head to boutique mountain retreat "The Denman Hotel" in Thredbo for some serious snow fun.
May 3, 2011
Thredbo is a divrse alpine village with the longest runs in Australia

Thredbo – At A Glance

Thredbo is a diverse alpine village with 480 hectares of snow-riding terrain and the longest runs in Australia. Offering trails for all standards, including the gently sloping dedicated beginners’ area of Flat Friday for skiers and boarders and lift and […]
May 2, 2011

Charlotte Pass – At A Glance

Charlotte Pass is the highest resort in Australia and receives some of the most consistent and best quality snowfalls each season. There’s something for every level of skier and rider at Charlotte Pass. Kids will delight at the unique, and […]
May 2, 2011
Perisher - The largest ski resort in Australia

Perisher – At A Glance

Perisher is the largest ski resort in the country covering 1245 hectares over 7 mountain peaks with four inter-connected ski areas including the popular Smiggins and Blue Cow. It’s easy to catch the Skitube to Perisher and the Bullocks Flat […]
April 27, 2011

Selwyn Snowfields – At A Glance

Selwyn Snowfields is a great learn-to-ski, family friendly destination for Winter snow recreation. Located in the northern section of Kosciuszko National Park, Selwyn is only available for day visits. Activities include toboganning, snow biking, cross-country skiing and snow shoeing with […]
April 5, 2011

Family holidays made easy at Port Stephens

Port Stephens Accommodation Advertising Feature Port Stephens Accommodation has all you need for a stress free and fun family holiday. Take a break and have quality family time that you can all enjoy, in beautiful Port Stephens. It’s just 2.5 […]
March 15, 2011

A weekend in Wollongong

Wollongong, or The Gong as it is affectionately known by most of us, is an ideal weekend getaway destination for Sydney families
March 8, 2011

Blue Mountains? There’s an app for that..

Scenic World has created an iPhone app that makes finding your way around the Blue Mountains even easier – and more fun to app-addicts like us here on the OAWK team! The app traces the Grand Circular Drive – a […]
March 7, 2011

Hand’s free riding in Thredbo

Thredbo has introduced hands-free technology that allows you to leave the lift pass in your jacket pocket.
February 17, 2011

Self-guided day tours

Tweed Tourism have released a number of self-guided tour itineraries for the traveller's convenience (and entertainment).
February 17, 2011

Adventure activities

The north coast comes alive with these terrific adventure options for you and your family.
February 16, 2011

Ocean activities

Whale watching, snorkelling, surfing and deep-sea fishing opportunities in the Tweed region.
January 25, 2011

Get Wet!

From beaches and bays to lakes and lagoons, we're spoiled for choice here in Australia when it comes to cooling off in summer. We asked Out & About with Kids readers to share their favourite spots around the country to get wet, chill out and beat the heat.
January 17, 2011

Western Plains Zoo

A visit to Western Plains Zoo, in Dubbo, is almost a rite of passage for children in the area.
January 15, 2011

Scenic World

Scenic World in the Blue Mountains, a few hours west of Sydney, boasts that it offers experiences one can have at no other place on Earth - and it's right. Where else can you approach the stunning expanse of Australia's wilderness from no less than four spectacular ways in the same place?
January 15, 2011

Luna Park

Luna Park is neither huge nor ostentatious, but it's a goodie, with plenty of thrill rides, an iconic view of Sydney Harbour, and dedicated school holiday attractions.
January 15, 2011

Manly Surf School

With a variety of options that range from elite programs to school holiday care, Manly Surf School is there to make sure your family gets the most out of their time on the beautiful Northern Beaches.
January 11, 2011

Nature and nurture in Port Stephens

Ideally located for a weekend getaway, Port Stephens' beautiful bays, beaches, rainforest, and abundance of wildlife make it the perfect place for families.
December 22, 2010

Cockatoo Island

Just a ferry ride away from the hustle and bustle of Circular Quay is an intriguing island teeming with adventure and historical nooks to explore: Cockatoo Island is an ideal place to relax with a picnic or delve into Sydney's colourful past.