Sydney and Surrounds

October 9, 2018
Sydney Zoo competition

Sydney Zoo offers dream prize for kids

Win an all-expenses-paid trip to deliver an animal to Sydney Zoo in this incredible competition for animal-loving kids. The zoo has five trips on offer.
October 2, 2018
Barangaroo Reserve

What to do with kids at Barangaroo Reserve

If you haven't yet been to Barangaroo Reserve - now is the time to go. Here's what you need to know.
September 27, 2018

Sydney is going crazy for this festival

It may only be September, but Sydney's Santa spectacular tickets are selling fast. Kids will love ice-skating, carols, carnival rides and craft.
September 26, 2018
The Australian Museum Sydney

What’s on at the Australian museum these holidays?

The Australian Museum in Sydney will host photography workshops, dinosaur talks and geology workshops in the NSW school holidays.
September 24, 2018

Top things to do with teens in the Gong

Great beaches, treetops adventures and awesome burgers. What's not to love about Wollongong? These are the best things to do with teens.
September 5, 2018
Darling Harbour

Darling Harbour fireworks are back with a bang

The Darling Harbour fireworks will return to Sydney after an 18-month hiatus. The show will start on September 8.
September 3, 2018
Essential Baby and Toddler show

The Essential Baby and Toddler Show – what you need to know

CPR lessons, expert advice and the chance to win a share of $10,000. Here's all you need to know about the Essential Baby and Toddler Show
August 29, 2018
Little Sydney Lives photography competition

Sydney exhibition showcases kids’ photography

A new photography exhibition in Sydney will showcase the works of children. Their photos reflect what life is really like in Sydney for kids.
August 24, 2018
Sydney with kids

Sydney beaches, parks and playground guide

Locals recommend their favourite Sydney beaches, parks and playgrounds. How many have you been to with your kids?
August 13, 2018
LEGO All-Stars Studio experience, where dads and their kids can direct their very own stop motion LEGO Star Wars film.

The ultimate Fathers’ Day experience

Need a great gift idea for Fathers Day this year? This one is FREE and the whole family can join in. If dad's a fan of Lego and Star Wars - he'll love it.
August 7, 2018

Sydney’s secret floating forest

Want a great walk to do with your kids? Sydney's secret floating forest is a brilliant place to explore and learn about our nation's history.
August 2, 2018
Redfern indigenous science

Celebrate Indigenous science in Redfern

Slime, maths puzzles and knitted neurons - kids are going to love the Indigenous science day at Redfern on August 19. Here's what you need to know.
July 31, 2018
Taronga Zoo Sydney

Kids go free at Taronga Zoo in August

Find out how you can get free tickets for the kids to visit Taronga Zoo in National Science Week plus family behind-the-scenes tours.
July 21, 2018
Wide sandy beach of Manly, Sydney

Seas the day and enjoy Sydney’s best family beaches

Sydney's beaches are some of the most famous worldwide. Dip your toe in the water and take your family to the likes of Bondi, Manly and the Central Coast.
July 17, 2018
Calmsley City farm

Why we love Calmsley Hill farm

Calmsley Hill farm in Western Sydney is more than just a petting zoo. With tractor rides, animal feeding and whip cracking shows the kids may never leave.
July 4, 2018
Children do science experiments at science fair

Get ready for free family fun at Sydney Science Festival

Do the dino stomp, watch explosive demonstrations and enjoy interactive science at the free, family-friendly events at Sydney Science Festival.
July 3, 2018

Top paintball experiences for teens

If you’re after the chance to channel your inner commando, or have some fast-paced, heart-pumping fun as a family, then check out paintball for teens.
June 28, 2018
A scene on board a cruise ship from movie Hotel Transylvania 3

You can stay at Hotel Transylvania with Novotel hotels

Holiday like a vampire with Novotel's Hotel Transylvania themed rooms and gift packs for families from July through September.
May 19, 2017

Cheap and cheerful camping in Sydney

Camping in Sydney? Here's Out & About with Kids guide to cheap and cheerful camping in Sydney - have you been to any of these amazing spots?
March 31, 2017

5 fun hands-on learning centres

Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre Canberra ACT Every year this fantastic hands-on attraction welcomes over 400,000 visitors through its doors. Since opening in 1988 little kids and big kids alike have been wowed by the amazing interactive […]