Family drives

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 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 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.
May 13, 2013
The Magnificent Sunset over Menindee Lake in Kinchega National Park, Western NSW

Three of Australia’s best road trip routes teem with life

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service has identified three of the most awe-inspiring outback NSW routes, where diverse landscapes either side of the road are at their most spectacular in the cooler weather, after years of being dry.
August 9, 2011
Spring Garden Festivals

The Best Spring Garden Festivals for Families

With a teaser of warm weather, and the promise of Spring just around the corner, now is the time to plan a family getaway to one of Australia's many Spring Festivals.
July 21, 2011

Coffs is the ‘Coast with the Most’ This Winter

Coffs Harbour is a great family destination any time of year, but this winter there are some main events sure to please parents and children alike.
June 27, 2011
Are we there yet?

On the Road – Passing the Time

With summer fast approaching, it's time to start planning your family holiday. We share our top twenty tips for staying sane on your next family road trip.
May 26, 2011

Are We There Yet?!

Smart planning can help make your family driving holiday a smooth, fun and hassle-free trip.
May 2, 2011

Phillip Island

Aleney de Winter, her partner and young son take an easy 90 minute drive from Melbourne to explore the amazing wildlife, beautiful beaches, great food and family fun on tap on Phillip Island. Victoria's Phillip Island is famed for its cutest […]
January 24, 2011

Capital ideas

If hitting the highway appeals, but a long-haul road-trip with a car load of kids is enough to drive you round the bend, consider a fly drive break to enjoy the best of both worlds.