12 Fun Beach Activities for Kids

picture of child flying kite at beach

North Queensland has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world although the presence of jellyfish and crocodiles means that many are not safe for swimming.  However, you shouldn’t let that deter you from visiting or camping… Read More

What is Vegemite and Why do Aussies Love it so Much?

vegemite recipes

Aussies love it, most overseas tourists hate it, but there’s no denying Vegemite is one of Australia’s most popular and iconic brands. It is an ingredient in many Australian lunchboxes but what is Vegemite? Made from yeast extract,… Read More

Australian Slang: How Many Aussie Sayings Do You Know?

Australia is such a remote country that it has developed its own version of the English language. The intriguing range of Australian slang words and sayings that Aussies use in their everyday conversations can sometimes make it tricky… Read More

Why Travelling is Good for Kids

why travelling is good for kids

Sometimes parents are made to feel guilty about taking their children out of school to go on holidays but while school is a very important part of a child’s education, there are just some things they will never… Read More

Australian Road Signs: A Fun Game for Roadtrippers

funny cassowary road sign

As a born and bred Aussie I have grown up with our weird and wonderful Australian road signs and never really given them much thought. But I have to admit that they can be confusing, often hilarious and… Read More