Visiting The Grounds at Alexandria with Kids

The Grounds at Alexandria with Kids Doing the Grounds at Alexandria with Kids is completely possible and it doesn’t need to be overwhelming. I love heading out there and even make sure to pop in for a visit every time I go to the airport.    The Grounds in Alexandria is actually family friendly. It […]

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 […]

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 […]

Birkenhead Point Outlet 

Birkenhead Point Outlet  Birkenhead Point Outlet is a fantastic place to shop. You could spend all day there though so be careful of your feet and your wallet.   I love a good outlet shopping and this is one of the two good places I know of in Sydney (the other is DFO Homebush). Birkenhead […]

On Shore Cafe Brasserie, Dee Why 

Breakfasts in Dee Why: On Shore Cafe Brasserie After first visiting On Shore, for a take away coffee and finding it to be good, we had to check it out properly for a sit down breakfast.   There are a number of cafes and restaurants along the Strand and this was the first that we […]

Parsley Bay, Brooklyn on the Hawkesbury River 

Parsley Bay, Brooklyn on the Hawkesbury River  Cool winter weather and a somewhat sickly baby made us venture out of Sydney to Parsley Bay, Brooklyn. We wanted to go somewhere quiet to a place where we could picnic and the kids could run off some energy with a scenic backdrop without making any other kids […]

DFO Homebush – Outlet Shopping

DFO Homebush – Outlet Shopping at Its Finest And you can visit DFO Homebush with kids DFO Homesbush is two a two storey mall opposite Sydney Olympic Park.   The top floor is made up of outlet stores and the bottom level is homewares. It has one of the most comprehensive collection of outlet shops I’ve […]

ChooChoo Express at Royal Botanic Garden

The ChooChoo Express  We love the Royal Botanic Gardens and the best way to see it when you have little kids in tow is to hop on the ChooChoo Express. You can also hop on if the thought of walking the 75 acres is too much.   We have taken many an overseas visitor to see the […]

Taronga with Kids – A local mom’s guide

VISITING TARONGA WITH KIDS Taronga Zoo is my top thing to do in Sydney with kids. Whether you are visiting or a local it doesn’t get much better that spending a day at Taronga.   It may seem daunting spending a whole day out on your feet with your kids but it need not be. […]