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July 18, 2018
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Six tips for snow holiday savings

Ski holidays can put a serious strain on the family budget. But you can save serious cash by following these easy pointers.
July 12, 2018
6 Lonely planet phrase books

Learn 100 new words with Lonely Planet these holidays

Need a way to keep the kids entertained these holidays? You could start learning a language with these easy guides, get creative with chalk, or delve into our Families of Australia series.
July 11, 2018
Parliament House Canberra

What to do in Canberra with kids this winter

Heading to Canberra with kids? From the War Memorial to the Dinosaur museum, the Australian capital has loads of activities and events to keep the little ones entertained. 
July 8, 2018
Girl sits down at desk beside wax figure of Barack Obama at Madame Tussauds

Best 9 things to do with kids in NSW this winter

Overcome the winter chill by packing your July school holidays with plenty of family-friendly fun in the caves, ski slopes or museums of New South Wales.
July 7, 2018

Totally unreal simulated experiences for your family

Enjoy an immersive adventure rain, hail or shine with these virtual reality experiences perfect for families who like a challenge.
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.
June 26, 2018
A group of kids walk through forest wearing harnesses ready to zipline

Top 5 tree-top adventures for families

Get your adrenaline pumping high in the sky on Australia's best family ziplines, flying foxes and ropes courses.
June 20, 2018

Pop up Globe theater to open in Sydney

The world’s first full-scale temporary working replica of Shakespeare’s Globe theatre is set to open for six weeks at Sydney’s Moore Park.
June 20, 2018

You need to try these edible games

Want something super fun to do with your kids? Need a new party idea? An Australian Game designer plans to release a cookbook filled with edible games.
June 13, 2018

Lego Travellers settle down and explore WA

The Instagram-famous Lego Travellers found their lives changed completely when they had a baby. But it hasn't stopped them exploring.
June 8, 2018

Cabbage Patch Kids Celebrates 35 years

Cabbage Patch Kids are marking this important anniversary with a party and special giveaways.
June 7, 2018

Holy Smokes Batman, this competition is one superfans will really want to enter

Think your child is Australia’s biggest superhero fan? You’ll want to enter this competition as quick as the flash.
June 6, 2018

The locals have been keeping a secret – Coogee is incredible in winter

Perfect beaches, incredible playgrounds and calm ocean baths for little ones. Coogee really is the hidden gem of Sydney's eastern suburbs.
June 1, 2018

What’s On for kids at Sydney Film Festival 2018

Each year, the Sydney Film Festival shines a light on the most inspiring new projects in cinema.
May 31, 2018

Art up close at Australia’s best kid-friendly art galleries

The best way to experience art is up close. By nature, art-making is messy, hands-on and full of colour, so encountering the sights, sounds and textures of artworks should feel the same.
May 31, 2018

Love Gardening With Kids? You’ll Want To Read This!

Thousands of dollars on offer to create garden spaces with kids.
May 30, 2018

Meaningful Memories are Made in Hawaii

Just minutes from Waikiki in a world all its own, the serene setting at The Kahala inspires learning, creativity, and connection.
May 25, 2018

Kids Stay Free – NSW July School Holidays

Looking forward to a relaxing getaway during the NSW July School Holidays? Bring the family to BIG4 Easts Beach Kiama during the NSW July School Holidays and the kids stay free in any of our accommodation, powered and ensuite sites.