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May 29, 2020

Explore the coastline from Wangaratta, Victoria

There are no current restrictions on the distance you can travel within Victoria. From Monday 1 June, restrictions on travel within Victoria will be eased further and travellers will be able to stay in a holiday home or private residence, […]
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 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
March 30, 2020

Win a Prize Pack from Disney and Pixar’s latest movie, ONWARD!

Disney and Pixar bring some lighthearted fun to families everywhere with their latest movie, Onward.
March 11, 2020

#SwitchOff for the most important Earth Hour ever.

With our unique Aussie wildlife under threat from intensifying bushfire seasons, extended drought and rising temperatures, no Australian has been left untouched by the impacts of climate change. This is why we have Earth Hour and why 2020 is the […]
March 5, 2020

Thredbo’s The Place to Be These Easter School Holidays!

Thredbo’s the place to be these Easter school holidays with a mega mountain of fun over the entire Easter school holiday period.
February 18, 2020

SeaWorld California

Pint-sized animal lovers will love taking a day trip to San Diego to see killer whales, dolphins, turtles and other marine animals at SeaWorld California.
February 18, 2020

LEGOLAND California Resort

It’s already one of the most popular family attractions in the state, but LEGOLAND® California Resort is set to get even better with the opening of a new land based on THE LEGO® MOVIE& in 2020.
February 18, 2020
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Knott’s Berry Farm

Southern California’s original theme park commemorates its 100-year anniversary in 2020 with its largest celebration ever, paying tribute to the family’s history and legacy.
February 18, 2020

Disneyland Resort in California

Make your kids’ dreams come true with a visit to ‘The Happiest Place on Earth’!
January 25, 2020

Sydney’s iconic BridgeClimb experience is offering hot value on family adventures

This special family deal is a great excuse to treat the whole family and tick off the must-do activity together! 
January 25, 2020

What’s Hot in 2020

ANGELA SAURINE reveals the family travel trends you need to know about over the coming year SMALL GROUP ADVENTURE TRAVEL With more and more families seeking meaningful, immersive, off-the-beaten track experiences, travel companies are responding with a range of exciting […]
January 2, 2020

Magical Mackay

ELISA ELWIN discovers the Mackay region, just south of the Whitsundays, abounds with family-friendly options
December 21, 2019

Choose Your Cruise

Planning a family cruise? Tiana Templeman reveals the top options for a holiday at sea.
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 30, 2019

READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2019

Congratulations to the winners and finalists of the OAWK Readers' Choice awards.
September 2, 2019

Limestone & Gemstones

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