Animal Attractions

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 13, 2018
Dog date night Moonee

Your dog needs this date night

Take the dog and the kids to Coffs Harbour this weekend for a super fun dog date night to raise money for the RSPCA.
September 6, 2018
Flemington

Learn to ride at Flemington Racecourse

Primary school kids can learn to ride a horse at Australia's most famous racetrack and discover how to care for thoroughbreds with a racing vet.
August 21, 2018
National Geographic 50 best wildlife photographs exhibit

Melbourne Zoo’s awe-inspiring new exhibit

Melbourne Zoo will be the first place in the world you can see National Geographic's 50 best wildlife photos. Entry is free with zoo admission.
July 1, 2018
Strip of market stalls in front of mountain

How to see Hobart in 2 days

Hop over to Hobart and follow this intriguing itinerary covering the top family sights - from markets and mountains to the famous Tassie devil.
June 29, 2018
Three kids smile looking at a coin at Royal Australian Mint

Canberra in 48 Hours

From zoo capers to art galleries and museums, there is something for everyone in crazy Canberra, our nation's capital city.
June 25, 2018

The best of Australia’s wicked whale-watching spots

Have a whale of a time catching a glimpse of a tail or a splash. These cruises and coastal towns are perfect for a family whale-watching expedition.
March 24, 2017

9 top Aussie animal encounters

There are lots of places where you and the kids can get up close to Aussie animals...
October 16, 2014

Attraction profile: Dolphin Marine Magic

Visit Dolphin Marine Magic and get up close and personal with amazing creatures!
October 14, 2014

Furry, family fun at Featherdale Wildlife Park!!

Two gorgeous boys and a park chock-full of furry creatures equals a great day out!
August 22, 2014

Take the family to Africa and get in touch with your wild side!

Enjoy a family adventure in Africa and find your wild side!
April 29, 2014

Surprises Around Every Corner During SeaWorld’s 50th Celebration

The original SeaWorld - San Diego USA - celebrates 50 years!
December 12, 2013

Animal Thrills of a Lifetime!

A zoo and aquarium in one! Canberra's fabulous National Zoo & Aquarium will delight the whole family!
July 17, 2012
Manly Sea Life Sanctuary Penguin Cove

Meet Manly Sea Life Sanctuary’s newest residents

Manly's iconic Oceanworld is now Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary with new exhibits!
April 5, 2011

Zoo friends

It'll be a sad day when my kids get too old for the zoo. Do they ever get too old for the zoo? I'm sure I enjoy our zoo outings as much as they do. Possibly more. Australia is blessed […]
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.