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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.
October 22, 2018

A fun staycation exploring accessibility in Sydney

Whether it's a staycation of a family trip away, Julie Jones road tests Australia's biggest city to show us how you can have an accessible Sydney holiday.
October 18, 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.
October 17, 2018
Junior Rangers

Become a ranger for the day with Parks Victoria

At Parks Victoria Junior Rangers kids can hunt for frogs, find sources of food and discover how possums sleep.
October 12, 2018
MCG facts Melbourne

MCG facts you need to know before you go

Heading to Melbourne? Make sure you read these MCG facts. Then you will be able to answer just about every question the kids have.
October 10, 2018
Merimbula New South Wales

What to do in 48 hours in Merimbula

Planning a weekend on the NSW South Coast? This weekend itinerary will keep you and the kids entertained. Do as much or as little as you like.
October 8, 2018
Sydney to Dubbo

The best family road trip routes to Dubbo

You're going for the Taronga Western Plains Zoo, but with these road trip routes, you can have a whole lot of fun on the way to Dubbo.
October 5, 2018
Floriade Canberra

What’s on at Floriade Canberra

Are you planning a trip to Floriade Canberra with the kids these school holidays? Here's everything you need to know before you go. 
October 1, 2018

16 incredible footpath chalk ideas to keep the kids entertained

Got chalk. Get walking. These footpath chalk ideas will keep the kids going all morning.
September 30, 2018
Snowy Mountains

Why we love the Snowy Mountains outside ski season

You don't need snow to fall in love with the Snowy Mountains. Here's four incredible things you can do after the snow has melted.
September 29, 2018
Perth

The best free (or really cheap) activities in Perth

A delightful day out in Perth doesn’t have to be a strain on the purse strings. These are the best free (or really cheap) things to do in Perth.
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 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 20, 2018
Lady Musgrave Island

Kids View: A trip to Lady Musgrave island

Lady Musgrave Island on the Great Barrier Reef is an eco-paradise. But what do kids really think about a trip there? We found out.
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 17, 2018

Our top ten camping destinations

Camping lets you try something different, get close to nature and sleep in a tent. Here are ten of the best camping spots for families.
September 15, 2018
Bush walking with kids

The best bushwalks for all ages

Grab a water bottle and head for the bush. These are the best bushwalks in Australia. We've split the trails by age range and by state.