Posts tagged: kids

Cheap ways to keep the kids busy in the school holidays

The school holidays are here and while it’s great to spend time with the kids, keeping them entertained can also be an expensive exercise....   Read More

Cyber balloon race helps keep kids safe

Bravehearts will launch an innovative, eco-friendly cyber balloon race from Parliament House in Canberra to celebrate its 21st annual White Balloon Day on Friday...   Read More

3 easy science experiments you can do at home

Since opening in September 1988, Canberra’s National Science and Technology Centre, also known as Questacon, has been enthralling school kids with its interactive exhibits...   Read More

Australia’s top 100 baby names

  Choosing a name for a new baby is a lot of pressure, especially for first-time parents. While some couples ponder for months over...   Read More

Kinderling kids radio

Kinderling is Australia’s only national, digital, free-to-air radio station produced for kids and their families. It’s also a smartphone app; a forum for parents...   Read More

Melbourne’s Moomba Festival

One of Australia’s longest-running community events, Melbourne’s Moomba Festival, started in 1955 and has grown into a cultural celebration attracting people from all walks...   Read More

5-mid school holiday boredom busters

Faced with six long weeks with no school to distract them, it’s no wonder parents feel the pressure to keep their kids constantly entertained...   Read More

8 staycation tips

At first glance, a staycation can’t seem to compete with a proper, suitcase-packed, cocktails-by-the-pool, room-service holiday. And, I mean, when you put it like...   Read More

7 school holiday survival tips

There’s a lot to be said for school holidays: no last-minute sandwiches to make, no matching socks to find, no screeching out of the...   Read More

Holidaying with the family (at home)

We’ve all seen enough Ben Stiller movies to know what happens when extended family come to stay during the festive season. Even if you...   Read More