Category: Family Fun

New Dads: Tips For The Pregnancy Period

August 25, 2015 - 3 min read

Preparing for a child Consider pregnancy a 9 month preparation period! Along with providing support and reassurance for your partner, you should be doing as much research as possible. Go to your local Townsville book store for pregnancy-related literature or search around online. The Pregnancy Birth & Baby website is a great resource for both […]

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Sunshine Coast Mums & Bubs fitness classes

August 24, 2015 - 2 min read

Oxygen Pilates – Zumba and Pilates Whether you want a fast paced workout, or something more relaxed, Oxygen Pilates studio caters to both. Bring your baby along for a Zumba or Pilates session and sweat the stress away! The fun latin beats and rhythms in Zumba class will be sure to get bub moving as […]

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Teach the kids to cook

August 5, 2015 - 2 min read

Before you get the kids in the kitchen, keep these tips in mind. Be sure you and the kids always wash hands, especially before and after handling raw meats. If using the stove, turn all pot and pan handles toward your splashback to prevent anything being knocked over. Hair goes up, aprons go on and […]

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What to expect in bub’s first year

August 3, 2015 - 2 min read

1 Month Old Within just a few weeks after birth, your baby will be taking more notice of your voice, face and touch. Your baby’s hearing will be fully developed and can lift their head briefly while on their stomach. Bub’s hands will move jerkily, and will be able to get them close to their […]

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Get crafty with the kids

July 31, 2015 - 3 min read

Have some spare painter’s tape lying around? Grab it and let’s make some cool activities! Put coloured tape on carpet to make some custom roadways. Didn’t have enough in the budget for that super-cool printed playmat? Not to worry, some coloured tape will do just as well! Just be sure to make a parking lot […]

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Planning your Mackay holiday

July 30, 2015 - 2 min read

First, you’ll need somewhere to stay! Whitsunday Hotel When you’re organising a family trip, the last thing you need is to worry about where you’re going to stay! For amazing 3-star Mackay accommodation, you simply can’t go past Whitsunday Hotel. With an in-house bistro, restaurant and fully refurbished rooms, you really needn’t go anywhere else! […]

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Host Christmas in July!

July 27, 2015 - 3 min read

An unofficial holiday, Christmas in July is supposed to imitate the festivities of Christmas, but in cooler weather. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly when this tradition sprung up in Australia, however celebrating Christmas in July has gained mass appeal with a range of hotels and other businesses putting on their own themed parties. If you […]

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Explore Port Stephens together

July 21, 2015 - 3 min read

Situated north of Sydney, this pristine port is home to many amazing sights. Whether you want to while away the hours on the beach, get splattered in the paintball area, take a tour in a 4WD or enjoy a romantic dinner, Port Stephens has you covered. Look no further for the ultimate guide on what […]

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Come stay in Townsville

July 18, 2015 - 2 min read

There is so much to do and see in Townsville! From natural sights and dining adventures, to nightlife and entertainment—you’ll be wondering how you’re going to fit it all in. However, this isn’t the only aspect of your dream holiday that should be on your mind. You’ll need a place to stay, but don’t worry! […]

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