Stand up paddle boarders, Ettalong

Visiting the NSW Central Coast with kids

I’ve been a huge fan of the NSW Central Coast since childhood when I spent summer weeks at my granparent’s beach shack.  In January we discovered a hidden nook of the Central Coast, Ettalong which earns two gold stars – one for being only an hours drive north of Sydney, and another for having possibly…

Little Lady Bub at Hippo Beach

Hippo Beach at Werribee Zoo.

  I was a little slow off the mark discovering the great new waterplay attraction at Werribee Open Range Zoo this summer – Hippo Beach.  So I am pumping this post out so that families can enjoy it before the weather cools. Hippo Beach, which is included in the general admission price at Werribee Zoo…

We all fit onto the one paddle boat on the Terrigal Lagoon

On why I hate selfies

  So we took the kids to the Sydney Fish Market the other day. A fabulously interesting place to visit and worthy of a post in itself. It is however not a glamorous place due to the unavoidable smell of fresh fish, wet floors and number of staff members wandering around in waders and galoshes.…