Features

August 19, 2018

7 magical Melbourne moments for families

Melbourne has so much to offer families. Here we have limited ourselves to just seven that will make your Melbourne family holiday magical.
August 17, 2018

Freak the teens out at Old Melbourne Gaol

Scare the teens silly with these ghost tours through Old Melbourne Gaol. Some are so spooky you need ID to prove you are old enough.
August 14, 2018
Kids DIY Pirate costume

8 totally awesome Book Week costumes

Want to win at Book Week? Want to do it with as little effort as possible? These are the book week costume ideas for you.
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 8, 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 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 5, 2018
Treetops Central Coast.

Climb through the trees at Treetops Adventure Park

Get lost in the treetops, sail through the canopy and challenge your strength at Treetops Adventure Park on the Central Coast.
August 4, 2018

Australia’s best secret beaches and bays

We all know Bondi, Byron and Bells. But these secret family beaches are better than all of those. Do you know them?
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.
August 1, 2018
Best themeparks

Australia’s best amusement parks

The Gold Coast may be on the list of the top ten best amusement parks in Australia, but it isn't number one. These results will surprise you.
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 30, 2018

Tips from local families for travel around Australia

Discover all that is on offer in your town with our Families of Australia Web Series. It may even inspire you to travel around Australia.
July 29, 2018

Great fun on the Great Ocean Road

The Great Ocean Road is one of Australia's most famous drives for a reason. It's spectacular. And it's absolutely brilliant with kids. Here's why.
July 28, 2018

The inside scoop on Geelong

The Roberts family give us the inside scoop on what you can do with kids in Geelong. Hint: It's far more than you may have thought.
July 25, 2018
Waterslide and ferris wheel on Glenelg Beach

Top 5 Adelaide beaches for families

Make a splash at Adelaide's best family-friendly beaches. Fish of a jetty, snorkel along reef, ride a ferris wheel and enjoy the sand and sun.
July 24, 2018

Top weekend getaways from Melbourne

Everyone loves a good road tip. These easy weekend trips from Melbourne have something for every member of your family.
July 24, 2018

A family guide to the amazing Adelaide Hills

Love food, wine, wildlife and the great outdoors? The Adelaide Hills could just be the place for your family.
July 23, 2018

Fun things to do at Kings Park in Perth

Burn off some steam in Kings Park Perth. This fabulous park has plenty for kids and families to do.
July 19, 2018
BOFTAS

Win a family holiday to Hawaii

Do you have a favourite holiday spot, airline or themepark? Vote for it in the Best of Family Travel Awards (BOFTAS) and you could win big.
July 18, 2018
family fun at steamboat 1

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.