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Newport Lakes with kids

Newport Lakes is a beautiful hidden bushland setting just over the Westgate Bridge in Newport. Less than 15 minutes from home! Winner! Newport Lakes boasts two lakes within the 33 hectare park. There are plenty of undulating walking and running tracks and would be a good place for some hill training (as it’s very flat around [...]

By | 2020-10-16T13:23:07+11:00 October 16th, 2020|Categories: Australia, Melbourne, Victoria|0 Comments

Visiting Melbourne’s Pink Lake

Driving over the Westgate Bridge and looking down you could easily think there had been some sort of toxic spill! But, the bright pink colour in the salt lake you can see is caused by a totally natural phenomenon. This is Westgate Park, the home of Melbourne’s very own pink lake. What makes the Westgate Park [...]

By | 2019-03-27T12:35:33+11:00 March 20th, 2019|Categories: Australia, Melbourne, Victoria|0 Comments

Legoland Discovery Centre Chadstone – Our Review

It probably wasn’t the wisest move deciding to visit Legoland Discovery Centre at Chadstone when we did: A Saturday School Holidays 43 degree day But Ross, Ned and Olive are all massive Lego fans and were beside themselves with excitement. Where is Legoland The Legoland Discovery Centre is within the Chadstone Shopping Centre. The address is: [...]

By | 2018-06-17T14:40:27+10:00 February 25th, 2018|Categories: Melbourne, Victoria|0 Comments

Zoo Twilight concert with kids – A Family Travel Blog

Ross and I took the kids to see the Hoodoo Gurus at a Melbourne Zoo twilight concert in perfect summer weather in February 2017. It was awesome! Our introduction to live music was The Lost Lands Festival and now we can’t get enough live music events as a family - we also love the Peninsula Picnic. There [...]

By | 2018-06-17T14:41:03+10:00 January 7th, 2018|Categories: Australia, Melbourne, Music Festivals, Victoria|0 Comments

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