10 weekend activities to get you and the kids outside

10 weekend activities to get you and the kids outside

Rather than staying cooped up, make the most of your weekend as a family and head outdoors with these fun activities
How to set up a soccer field at home

SIMPLE STEPS TO SET UP A SOCCER FIELD AT HOME

While your kids may participate in a school team or local club, there’s every chance they’ll want to kick the ball around while they’re at home too. Find out how you can create a backyard soccer field.
How to fly a kite

HOW TO FLY A KITE

Kite-flying has a certain magic to it, even for grown-ups!
10 family friendly activities to get the heart racing!

10 Family Friendly Activities to Get the Heart Racing!

Check out these healthy family friendly activities that will help to get your family’s hearts racing!
Walking trails for the whole family

The Best Walking Trails For Your Family

Walking is one of the best ways to get the body moving, get back into nature and explore new places. Check out this list of great trails for the whole family.
Get the (green) thumbs up: things to do with kids in the garden

EASY WAYS TO GET YOUR KIDS TO ENJOY GARDENING

Start cultivating some little “green thumbs” and get your kids in the garden with these 5 suggestions
Create a family "to do" list this summer

IDEAS FOR YOUR FAMILY’S SUMMER HOLIDAY TO DO LIST

Make a family to do list and keep your children and family occupied during the holidays. Click here to read some ideas.
Tasty treats for kids parties

THE BEST TASTY TREATS FOR YOUR CHILD’S PARTY

Tasty treats for kids parties
Make a map of the neighbourhood

MAKE A MAP OF YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD

A fun entertainment idea for the kids is to make a map of the neighbourhood.
Treasure hunt at home

ENTERTAIN YOUR KIDS WITH A TREASURE HUNT AT HOME

There’s a thrill in finding even the most mundane things around the house and of course there’ll be a real treasure at the end.
Frisbee golf - something new to entertain the kids

ENTERTAIN THE KIDS WITH FRISBEE GOLF

Looking for something new to entertain the kids? Why not try Frisbee golf! It’s a fun and inexpensive way to get the family out and about together.
Backyard picnic day

TRY A HASSLE-FREE BACKYARD PICNIC

Picnics are just plain fun and to a child it can make a simple meal seem like an adventure.
Take a walk on the wild side

GO WILD WITH THIS LIST OF ALL THE AUSTRALIAN ZOOS

Take a look here to see if there’s a zoo near you.
Camping with kids

HOW TO ENJOY CAMPING WITH KIDS

It’s also good to have a backyard trial before their first-ever camping trip, to make them feel more comfortable about sleeping outside.
Pet-friendly events

PET-FRIENDLY EVENTS FOR THE FAMILY

Want an event that the whole family can go to, including your furry friends?
Think local, play local!

FREE EVENTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Check out these websites for some ideas.
Pack a picnic

PERFECT YOUR PICNIC WITH THESE TIPS

You can use this checklist to pack a picnic and ensure you don’t miss a thing.
Grow your own

SAVE MONEY ON YOUR FAMILY GROCERY SHOP

Ideas to get those grocery bills down.
The family that plays together stays healthy together!

CHEAP ALTERNATIVES TO EXPENSIVE TEAM SPORT ACTIVITIES

Team sports can be costly, so if you’re after cheaper alternatives the whole family can enjoy try these ideas.