snow day and rainy day activities

Bad Weather Activities and A GIVEAWAY

31 Bad Weather Activities and a GIVEAWAY Bad weather + kids = misery It can be so tough to keep kids entertained if bad weather is stopping you from going outside. Bad weather can really ruin a day. This rings especially true if you have two little kids who are bursting with energy.  Coupled with this […]

Sydney Cycle Paths for Kids’ Bikes, Scooters and Prams

Sydney Cycle Paths for Kids There are so many different places for kids to ride their bikes or scooters but on our journeys around the City we have found some really great Sydney Cycle Paths for Kids’ Bikes, Scooters and Prams.   While they are not necessarily dedicated to children’s bike riding these are all great […]

Golden Jubilee Field, Wahroonga 

Golden Jubilee Field and Jubes Mountain Bike Park, Wahroonga  The Golden Jubilee Field in Wahroonga is perfect for kids learning to ride a bike or a scooter. There are two great aspects to these Fields. First is the big path to cycle around far away from the roads and big sweeping bush land views. Second is […]

Passmore Reserve, A popular North Manly Playground

Passmore Reserve Playground, North Manly  Passmore Reserve in North Manly has been around for 17 years and is a favourite of many Northern Beaches mums but it is very well hidden.     If you weren’t told about it or have a husband who plays golf you would probably not know that it exists.    I […]

Fearnley Grounds Playground and Cycleway in Centennial Parklands 

Fearnley Grounds Playground and Cycleway in Centennial Parklands  Fearnley Grounds is a great space to spend a long morning or afternoon with the kids. There is a playground surrounded by  bike paths for kids and a cafe to boot. I don’t know Centennial Parklands at all and when I do visit I don’t know where […]

Corbett Playground in Manly Vale 

Corbett Playground What a fantastic surprise. Corbett Playground wasn’t recommended to me nor had I even heard of it before, I found it by way of Google and hoped it would turn out to be worth the drive.  It was an absolutely fantastic surprise!  If you’ve enjoyed this post please share it! Sharing makes my […]

Japanese Gardens, Auburn Botanical Garden

Japanese Gardens, Auburn Botanical Garden The Japanese Gardens are so lovely. Any garden or flower enthusiast should visit and don’t be scared to take the kids – they will enjoy it too.    It may be quite a trip to get there but I am sure you wont be disappointed. We visited last year for […]

North Curl Curl Lagoon with kids

North Curl Curl Lagoon with kids I didn’t realise that North Curl Curl Lagoon was such a good place to visit with kids. We live nearby and I had noticed a few people walking and cycling along the lagoon on the beach side but I didn’t realise it extended so far. It’s not as pretty […]

McKell Park Playground, Brooklyn 

McKell Park  Discovering McKell Park Playground in Brooklyn is another example of us getting lost. It’s actually embarrassing how silly I was this time. However all is well that ends well and I’m glad we stumbled on this little gem!   We set out North of Sydney to visit Brooklyn to feed ducks and didn’t see […]

Wheeler Park Playground, Narrabeen Lakes, Narrabeen

Wheeler Park Playground Wheeler Park is a little playground, fully enclosed and shade overlooking the Narrabeen Lakes. I wouldn’t aim to visit this playground purely for the playground but would rather incorporate it into a visit to Narrabeen Lakes.   Where is Wheeler Park Playground Wheeler Park Playground doesn’t really have an address which is weird […]