Things have been a bit hectic for the past few days because we are planning to head off on a one month long camping trip with the toddler in tow. We are going to a wedding in Noosa and decided to do one of the classic Australian road trips up the east coast to make … More Camping – a minimalist holiday?
If you are in Canberra and want to experience the snow without the extended travel and expense of heading to the main skifields, Corin Forest is a great alternative. Only a short drive from the edge of the city, Corin Forest provides a beginner ski slope, a toboggan slope and a snow play area as … More Corin Forest, Canberra: SNOW SNOW SNOW
Do you feel like hearing a positive, anti-fast-fashion story? If so read on because I have one for you!! If you have a kid, you will know that their clothes can be even more of fast fashion nightmare than adults. Low quality, mass produced clothes are available for less than $5 which then makes trying to … More Twenty year old jumper tackles toddler fast-fashion
For some reason which remains unclear even to me, I have had a mad desire to go up Telstra Tower ever since moving to Canberra. It might be the fact that I can see it perched at the top of Black Mountain for my entire commute then watch it looming over me for my entire work … More Telstra Tower – Black Mountain Tower, Canberra
Located at Gold Creek in the north of Canberra, the Canberra Walk In Aviary is one of those places that my daughter loves to go. Although the admission price is a bit hefty for what you get, I happily fork out $12 to watch her smile non-stop as she feeds a plate of manky worms to greedy but friendly birds. The best … More Canberra Walk In Aviary
Having a good look at the National Arboretum in Canberra has been on my to-do list for a while now ever since I saw a tiny bit of it on a play group excursion. I wanted to explore it more out of curiosity than anything and I didn’t really have huge expectations…but what a … More National Arboretum, Canberra, Australia
Today was a cool exception to the furnace-like heat of Canberra in summertime which meant it was a great day to head to the National Zoo and Aquarium. The aquarium is quite small and the zoo is moderately sized which is a good thing for little legs. Our 19 month old was able to walk the … More National Zoo and Aquarium, Canberra