One of MY FAMILIES FAVOURITE spots is Norfolk Lakes Park in Narangba!
This park is more than just a playground, and ideal for families of all ages. Location: Situated on the corner of McKenzie Avenue and McDonald Drive in Narangba. You can also drive down Bantry Avenue, Burpengary and park near the footpath and walk/ride into the park as well.This takes approximately 10 minutes with the little kiddies (Great energy burner) to get to the heart of the playground. This park off
The 'Notorious' Black Ship is a recreation of a 1480's caravel. You can visit the 'Notorious' ship at William Gun Jetty, Manly Harbour from 10am-4pm each day until Sunday, 12th July. Adults are $5, Children are $2. (Children must be accompanied by an adult) You can spend as much time as you want on board. There is a fantastic park right beside the marina to enjoy a picnic. Also an abundance of choices for take away lunch. A beautiful spot to make a day trip too. Manly Harbour
After the initial sigh of relief and holiday excitement wears off, the inevitable whining begins. “I’m bored!” “There's nothing to do!” “What are we doing today?” Here are some boredom busters for the winter holidays. Add your own in the comments! Good Weather Spend some time at the beach making sand sculptures, collecting shells and exploring. Climb a mountain. The Glass House Mountains vary in intensity and provide a lovely outing for the family with spectacular views. Go f
With the Easter holidays approaching, how many of you are planning on camping? Better yet, how many are planning on camping with the kids? Last Easter, we went as a family (with a group of friends) for the first time with our three year old and eighteen month old. Moreton Island, on the beach, no amenities… Interesting but fun! We then went to Fraser Island this January, by ourselves. I must admit, I was nervous – and that’s an understatement. Yet, surprisingly, it wasn’t as
Looking for a simple activity to keep the kids entertained? Try this sensory dough! Easier to make than play dough with a beautiful smooth texture and it smells wonderful too! All you need is corn flour and conditioner. Food colouring and glitter is optional. Simply mix 2 parts corn flour to 1 part conditioner, mix well then knead with your hands the same way you’d make biscuits. Adding a little more flour if the mix is too sticky. It’s as simple as that! Then let the
Less than two weeks until Christmas?! Where has the time gone? I’m thinking your to do list might look something similar to mine: BUY PRESENTS! Put up christmas lights and decorations BUY PRESENTS! Plan meals and write grocery list BUY PRESENTS! Attend Christmas break up parties BUY PRESENTS! Catch up with those you haven’t seen for ages who are desperate to catch up before Christmas BUY PRESENTS! Plan and pack for the holiday BUY PRESENTS! Manage excited, sugar-crazed kids B