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September 21, 2018

The best new school holiday reads for kids

Need a few suggestions to get the kids reading this school holidays? These are the best new books for kids by age group from preschool to teens.
September 19, 2018
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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 18, 2018

Get hooked on fishing this holidays

Fishing teaches kids patience. They learn about local eco-systems and it is a whole lot of fun. Here's how to get started.
September 16, 2018
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Ewe need to see these Aussie farm stays

Want a weekend away? One where you can get back to nature. Check out these great farm stays.
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.
September 14, 2018
Disneyland California

Win a family holiday to Disneyland or Walt Disney World

Want to win a family Disneyland holiday? You need to know about this competition. You could win a trip to Disneyland or Disneyworld.
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 11, 2018

Australia’s famous Children’s Birthday Cake Book is back!

Now THIS is a throw back. Australian Women's Weekly has just released a Vintage Edition of it's famous Birthday Cake book. And we're going nuts over it!
September 8, 2018

Great family weekend escapes from Brisbane

Pack your swimmers and a towel. Leave the city behind for any one of these great family weekend escapes from Brisbane
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.
September 5, 2018
Darling Harbour

Darling Harbour fireworks are back with a bang

The Darling Harbour fireworks will return to Sydney after an 18-month hiatus. The show will start on September 8.
September 3, 2018
Essential Baby and Toddler show

The Essential Baby and Toddler Show – what you need to know

CPR lessons, expert advice and the chance to win a share of $10,000. Here's all you need to know about the Essential Baby and Toddler Show
September 1, 2018

The Whitsundays 10 best day trip with kids

The Whitsundays is Australia’s aquatic wonderland - tropical islands and beaches, brilliant blue water and endless ‘WOW’ views.
August 31, 2018

Get paddling in Parramatta

You don't have to go to the beach to have fun in the water in Sydney. Parramatta Reserve has kayaking, rowboats and even a patrolled beach.
August 29, 2018
Little Sydney Lives photography competition

Sydney exhibition showcases kids’ photography

A new photography exhibition in Sydney will showcase the works of children. Their photos reflect what life is really like in Sydney for kids.
August 28, 2018
Comic Con

How to navigate Comic Con with kids.

Graphic artist Queenie Chan gives us the scoop on the best things to do at Comic Con with kids - from under eights to teenagers.
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.
August 26, 2018
Monster Trucks

Rev the kids up at Monster Jam

Little rev-heads will love this. Monster Jam is back in 2018. Find out how the kids can enter the pits to meet Wonder Woman and Max-D.
August 25, 2018

Exploring Dubbo and the Western Plains

Most people visit Dubbo for the zoo. But this Western Plains town has plenty more to offer adventurous families. Try kayaking, ghost tours and more.
August 24, 2018
Sydney with kids

Sydney beaches, parks and playground guide

Locals recommend their favourite Sydney beaches, parks and playgrounds. How many have you been to with your kids?