Explore Australia with Kids – City Guides for Families

Australia is a huge country with an enormous amount to offer families, so we are breaking it up into chunks so you can easily find the information you need to start exploring somewhere new. We will be adding two more city guides every week throughout November, December and January, so keep an eye out so we can help you make holidays and weekend adventures with kids easy and fun.

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Things to do Darling Downs with kids

Breathe deeply. The clean fresh air is exhilarating, right? Open your eyes. Really look around and take in the brightest blue skies and the rugged landscapes. Aaaaand, relax. Feel that city stress draining from your body. Ah, the serenity. The gloriousness of the Darling Downs is what rural escapes are made of.

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Cool Guide to Melbourne for Kids

Cool Guide to Melbourne for Kids. Melbourne is a tantalising treat of a city to visit. It’s often hyped as one of the best holiday destinations in the world, and here’s why.

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Gold Coast holiday with kids ultimate guide

Gold Coast Holiday with Kids - Family Guide With over 50 kilometres of pristine beaches, a heritage-listed hinterland and action-packed adventure for the little ones (and big ones!), Queensland’s Gold Coast seriously has it all. Throw in a chilled out...

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Your Essential Family Guide to Visit Brisbane with Kids

Visit Brisbane with kids Look closely and you will find some spectacular things for families to do in the beautiful city of Brisbane, Australia. Explore the Brisbane River, play in the parks and forests, seek out the hidden treasures, while discovering the...

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13 seriously fun family attractions – Melbourne with kids

There are so many fun family attractions in Melbourne, it’s hard to know where to start. Whether you’re looking to meet the tigers at the zoo, test your goal kicking skills against AFL greats, milk a cow, or ride a bike along the Yarra River, we’ve uncovered all of the fun places to take kids in Melbourne.

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15 of the World’s Top Dinosaur Attractions for Kids

From North America to Russia, Australia to Europe and the Middle East, we have tracked down the world’s top dinosaur attractions for kids, thanks to the people who know best what kids love, parents. Let your kids discover enormous T-Rex skeletons, dinosaur footprints hidden along the shoreline, life sized state of the art creations and fossil digging at its best.

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Discover the Great Barrier Reef with kids from Port Douglas

A visit to Australia’s magnificent Great Barrier Reef is a bucket list experience for many families, however the reef’s remote location, cost to visit, and choice of activities can be daunting. Here we share our experience to help you make a visit to the Great Barrier Reef with your family a reality.

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Are we there yet? Road tripping to Port Douglas

Fancy taking three boys under nine on a 3700 km road trip over two weeks? Our guest writer Trinh did just that on a Gold Coast to Port Douglas road trip and has shared with us exactly how they did it.  Family road trip Gold Coast to Port Douglas I love...

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Best Family Accommodation Port Douglas

Finding reasonably priced accommodation for your family in Port Douglas can be quite daunting. For a small beachside town, there are a lot of options, and many of those are highly priced. Take a look at what we found to be the best family accommodation in Port Douglas to suit most budgets.

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How to save money on your Port Douglas family holiday

Flights, accommodation, food and activities all add up when it comes to going on a family holiday. Port Douglas is a tropical paradise and a brilliant place for families to explore. What puts many off going is the cost, but it can be done on a tight budget. Here are our top tips on how to holiday at Port Douglas with kids on a budget.

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Weekend Getaway in the Blue Mountains with Boys

Looking to escape the city for a weekend? Visiting the Blue Mountains might be exactly what you need to wind down, whilst also keeping the kids entertained. Grab a bite to eat in Katoomba, explore Blackheath or even get off the beaten track. There is something for everyone in the mountains, and with its close proximity to Sydney, you won’t spend your weekend in traffic.

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