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August 12, 2018

How do to Sydney in 48 hours with kids

What would you do if you only had two days in Sydney? This itinerary will help you explore the city on a brief family visit.
August 11, 2018

Australia’s top 5 National Parks for kids

Snorkel around volcanic rocks, swim in billabongs and gaze upwards at the Milky Way. These are the best National Parks for kids who love to explore.
August 10, 2018

Go crazy at Cradle Mountain Tasmania

Cradle Mountain is a must-see in Tasmania. If you're planning on going - check out these tips from a local who has done it all before.
August 9, 2018

How to do Melbourne in 48 hours with kids

What would you do if you only had two days in Melbourne? This itinerary will help you explore the city on a brief family visit.
August 5, 2018
Treetops Central Coast.

Climb through the trees at Treetops Adventure Park

Get lost in the treetops, sail through the canopy and challenge your strength at Treetops Adventure Park on the Central Coast.
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 21, 2018
Wide sandy beach of Manly, Sydney

Seas the day and enjoy Sydney’s best family beaches

Sydney's beaches are some of the most famous worldwide. Dip your toe in the water and take your family to the likes of Bondi, Manly and the Central Coast.
July 20, 2018

The best bike rides and walks in Darwin

Getting out and about in Darwin is a piece of cake with these bike riding and walking tracks. The perfect afternoon activity in the Top End capital.
July 18, 2018
family fun at steamboat 1

Six tips for snow holiday savings

Ski holidays can put a serious strain on the family budget. But you can save serious cash by following these easy pointers.
July 17, 2018
Calmsley Hill Farm

Why we love Calmsley Hill farm

Calmsley Hill farm in Western Sydney is more than just a petting zoo. With tractor rides, animal feeding and whip cracking shows the kids may never leave.
July 12, 2018
6 Lonely planet phrase books

Learn 100 new words with Lonely Planet these holidays

Need a way to keep the kids entertained these holidays? You could start learning a language with these easy guides, get creative with chalk, or delve into our Families of Australia series.
July 11, 2018
Parliament House Canberra

What to do in Canberra with kids this winter

Heading to Canberra with kids? From the War Memorial to the Dinosaur museum, the Australian capital has loads of activities and events to keep the little ones entertained. 
July 8, 2018
Girl sits down at desk beside wax figure of Barack Obama at Madame Tussauds

Best 9 things to do with kids in NSW this winter

Overcome the winter chill by packing your July school holidays with plenty of family-friendly fun in the caves, ski slopes or museums of New South Wales.
July 7, 2018

Totally unreal simulated experiences for your family

Enjoy an immersive adventure rain, hail or shine with these virtual reality experiences perfect for families who like a challenge.
July 4, 2018
Children do science experiments at science fair

Get ready for free family fun at Sydney Science Festival

Do the dino stomp, watch explosive demonstrations and enjoy interactive science at the free, family-friendly events at Sydney Science Festival.
July 3, 2018

Top paintball experiences for teens

If you’re after the chance to channel your inner commando, or have some fast-paced, heart-pumping fun as a family, then check out paintball for teens.
June 28, 2018
A scene on board a cruise ship from movie Hotel Transylvania 3

You can stay at Hotel Transylvania with Novotel hotels

Holiday like a vampire with Novotel's Hotel Transylvania themed rooms and gift packs for families from July through September.
June 26, 2018
A group of kids walk through forest wearing harnesses ready to zipline

Top 5 tree-top adventures for families

Get your adrenaline pumping high in the sky on Australia's best family ziplines, flying foxes and ropes courses.
June 20, 2018

Pop up Globe theater to open in Sydney

The world’s first full-scale temporary working replica of Shakespeare’s Globe theatre is set to open for six weeks at Sydney’s Moore Park.
June 20, 2018

You need to try these edible games

Want something super fun to do with your kids? Need a new party idea? An Australian Game designer plans to release a cookbook filled with edible games.