Disney on Ice presents Frozen review

Throngs of mini Elsa’s in aqua frocks flocked to Melbourne’s Hisense Arena last night for the opening of Disney on Ice presents Frozen.  Myself and my very own Elsa were fortunate enough to be among them.  Commencing with a role call of Disney’s who’s who – Mickey and Minney, Nemo, Ariel and more carving it…

The 2017 Melbourne Winter School Holidays guide

They’re here!  Melbourne’s chilly winter school holidays.  Thankfully there is loads to do to keep the kids entertained. Bug Lab; Little Bugs Super Powers at the Melbourne Museum Instil a sense of wonder in nature at Bug Lab, newly opened at the Melbourne Museum.  This  interactive exhibition features six large-scale bugs – Orchid Mantis, Bombardier Beetle, Jewel…

Retro family fun at Luna Park Melbourne

The color and flamboyance of Luna Park contributes to the experience.  Garish murals, luridly pink fairy floss and the looming face of Mister Moon whose mouth you enter to commence the fun combine to create family memories that will last.  There is something extra special about visiting somewhere that been a focus of fun for…

The Play that Goes Wrong review

Something miraculous must have occurred because I am managing to get out without the kids more often.  I enjoyed a fabulous night on the town this week that included the delightfully funny The Play that Goes Wrong at Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre. As all amateur and professional thespians know show business does not always run smoothly.…