Vuly Play

Vuly Play – Australia’s leading trampolines and playground equipment

We love Aussie innovations and design. Vuly Play is an Australian owned business that has been kicking goals all over the world! We were recently…

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School Holidays during COVID. {or what to do with kids when socially distancing}

School Holidays during COVID. {or what to do with kids when socially distancing}

Found yourself thrust into a quasi homeschooling/holiday-in-your-house scenario thanks to Coronavirus? Me too. Okay, I have to admit I have felt very downcast going through my inbox…

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10 christmas gift ideas

A year of memory making? 10 Christmas gift ideas we love.

Ahhh if you’re the parent of young children then you might be drowning in toys (#beenthere) yet still have the daily challenge of keeping them…

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gumbuya world

Gumbuya World

Yes, this is the same Gumbuya where the “city meets the country”. But just over a year ago it reopened bigger and better than ever!…

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Archie Brothers

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq

Archie Brothers is a bowling ally and games arcade that has a fun retro theme – and isn’t just for kids! When: Daily, Mon-Thur midday to 10pm,…

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April school holidays

April School Holidays {what’s on Melbourne}

Looking for some activities for the kids these Easter school holidays?  Read below for our what’s on list! I keep updating this list, so if…

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KAOS Anglesea

Kids Adventure Outdoors {KAOS Anglesea}

During the April school holidays, KAOS takes over Anglesea for two days of action and adventure in the local bush, rivers and beach front.  For…

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ao ballpark

AO Ballpark at the Australian Open

If you’re off to the Australian Open (especially with kids) then you need to factor in some time to check out the AO Ballpark! When:…

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adventure park geelong

Adventure Park Geelong {water park}

Adventure Park Geelong is a fun day out for all ages – especially water-loving kids!  Drift, race, spin, splash and slide: this is a perfect…

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platypus swimwear

Platypus Australia’s Sun Safe Swimwear

Slathering the kids in sunscreen is never failsafe – and not all swimwear is created equal.  The Platypus Australia range is not only cool enough…

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A day out in Laverton

The kids and I were recently invited to spend a day in Laverton checking out a few local treasures thanks to Hobsons Bay City Council….

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peninsula hot springs

Peninsula Hot Springs Bath House Amphitheatre

While the kids absolutely love the Peninsula Hot Springs, sometimes it’s a delicious treat to go sans offspring and enjoy an indulgent catch up with…

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What’s happening around Melbourne these school holidays? CBD Arts Centre: Justine Clarke’s Silly Songs Tour is for all ages, 23 September.  Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvelous…

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mt hotham glamping

Snowshoe, Fondue, Igloo and Skidoo {Mt Hotham}

A Glamping in the snow experience at Mt Hotham that involves riding a skidoo, walking in on snowshoe, eating fondue and sleeping in an igloo…

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Rampfest - indoor skate park

Rampfest – indoor skate park

Rampfest is an indoor skate park that caters to all abilities, from the absolute beginner through to the expert. When: 11am – 10pm Tuesday to…

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