News: Family Activities at The Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains

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Hello! Here's some news about the Fairmont Resort in the Blue Mountains.  I'm keen to get up some posts that readers will find useful, newsy items as well as keeping up my reviews of places I have … [Read more...]

The Mantra Sun City, a Surfers Paradise Apartment Hotel – With A Water Slide!

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I so wish I'd taken the kids with me on a recent trip to Surfers Paradise. My four are all mad for a water slide, even the teens, and when I see a pool with a water slide, I can just picture myself … [Read more...]

The Residences, Centennial Park – Luxury Family Accommodation in a Sydney Icon


Feast your eyes on these lovely photos of some unique accommodation in the heart of one of Sydney's best known parks. These are two newly renovated, heritage, self-contained cottages within the … [Read more...]

Sydney’s Most Luxurious Weekend Away – Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort

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What to do when you need a week's holiday far from everything, but you just can't get away for that long? What to do when you've got enough cash to pay for a whole week away, but no-one to mind the … [Read more...]

Camping At The Basin on Pittwater- Sydney’s Best Secret Camp Site

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Please welcome today's guest poster, the lovely Robyn from MrsDPlus3. Robyn and her family have just celebrated three years of living here in Sydney. They have found lots of great spots to visit, and … [Read more...]

The Mercure Central Is Newly Refurbished, How Does It Rate For Families??

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Now I had not walked around in Central for many, many years, so when an offer came to check out the newly refurbished Mercure Central Hotel, I jumped at the chance. … [Read more...]

Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel Review – Family-Friendly Accomodation in Sydney

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Oh, how good is a room with a view? And it must be said that Sydney Harbour was looking particularly gorgeous in the view from the lovely suite I stayed in recently at the Watsons Bay Boutique … [Read more...]

Win A Stay At A PARKROYAL Hotel! {Ended}

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I'm delighted to be part of the PARKROYAL  Your Local Connections campaign. Check out the Facebook page, where local bloggers from Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore, Penang, Kuala Lumpur and Saigon … [Read more...]

The PARKROYAL Darling Harbour – Family-Friendly Accommodation in Sydney


An old pal of mine here in Sydney has a daughter who was very unwell throughout her primary school years.  A bright and lively little girl, it was hard to imagine that she was in danger of suffering a … [Read more...]

Cremorne Point Manor – Sydney Accommodation For Families, Couples and Singles

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I'm thrilled to start up a whole new blog category. There are so many great places to stay in Sydney and I'm just the person to write about them. First up is a lovely boutique hotel on gorgeous … [Read more...]

Cremorne Point Manor – More Photos

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The photos above are off the two-room family suite. It has one queen room and a room with bunks and a single, plus an ensuite. Great for families. … [Read more...]

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