Family drives

May 29, 2020

Explore the coastline from Wangaratta, Victoria

Visitors can wind their way along Victoria's Great Alpine Road, from Wangaratta in the north-east across to Metung on the jaw-droppingly beautiful Gippsland Lakes.
May 29, 2020

Outdoor adventure loop from Darwin, Northern Territory

The designated biosecurity areas in the Northern Territory will be lifted for residents on 5 June 2020, including East Arnhem Land. However, there are still travel restrictions in place for interstate and overseas visitors. Take your time exploring the Greater Litchfield […]
May 29, 2020

Day-trips from Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

From Monday 1 June 2020, travel between and throughout the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales is permitted. There is something distinctly ‘old England’ about the Southern Highlands, where pretty towns modelled after quaint English villages are set amid green […]
May 29, 2020

From sea to lakes, visit the open national parks, Western Australia

From Friday 29 May 2020 regional travel restrictions will be lifted, excluding travel to biosecurity zones within the Kimberley region, parts of Shire of East Pilbara and the Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku and remote Aboriginal communities. If you’re wondering where to […]
May 29, 2020

Getaways under 150kms in Queensland

Recreational travel of a maximum of 150kms within your region for day trips is currently permitted in Queensland. Take a day-trip from Cairns to Mission Beach, and on the way stop for breakfast at the legendary Babinda Bakery ready to welcome hungry guests on their […]
May 29, 2020

Take a drive to support a bushfire affected community from Sydney, New South Wales

NSW residents will be able to take a holiday anywhere in NSW with intrastate travel restrictions to be lifted from Monday 1 June 2020. Earlier this year over 80% of the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area burned in Australia’s summer […]
May 8, 2020

Top Five Family Road Trips with Kids

Ultimate Road Trips of Australia author LEE ATKINSON shares her top five family road trips to do with kids
October 28, 2019

Going Gaga For the Wild West

Kylee Kay discovers the delights of Colorado and Utah in the USA through the eyes of a very cute toddler.
September 3, 2019

Get Back to Nature in the National Parks of NSW Mid North Coast

Introduce the kids to the great outdoors with a visit to these beautiful national parks on the Mid North Coast.
September 2, 2019

Limestone & Gemstones

ANGELA SAURINE finds plenty of surprises during a trip with her toddler to the Oberon region of NSW.
August 19, 2019

Coast with the Most: Expect big things out of a trip to Coffs Harbour

The Coffs Coast offers a nature-based getaway with plenty of family adventure fun.
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.
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.
August 27, 2018

15 BIG Aussie Things your kids will love

Bananas, Cod and even a cod. We love a list. Here we feature 15 'Big Aussie Things' These giant things make great places to stop on a family road trip.
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 9, 2018
The House of Mirrors

Winter is a treat in Bathurst

Bathurst's winter festival is so much fun the kids may not want to leave. Go ice-skating, explore the Hall of Mirrors and dance up a storm at the silent disco.
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 18, 2018

A non-car enthusiast guide to the Toyota Prado

We took a Toyota Prado down to the snow to test how good it was for families. This review is for all parents who drive kids around every afternoon and weekend.