Rainbow joy? Or torture?

We joined the queue. The seemingly-endless queue that snaked its way around the Melville St carpark which has been taken over for Dark Mofo. We were told the wait time…

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Covid-safe fun

It can be tricky entertaining kids when you've also got the threat of covid to worry about. Particularly at the height of Tasmania's tourism season when many locations are buzzing…

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Walking in the Sky

My four-year-old dreams of “walking in the sky” and lets his imagination run wild as he makes up stories about cuddling rainbows and jumping between fluffy white clouds. So he…

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mapiya lumi – Around Here

When we first arrived at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery's new children's gallery - mapiya lumi - I was worried the space would be too small to entertain our…

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Jurassic Creatures

As the queue inched closer to the entrance of the Jurassic Creatures exhibition at Wrest Point in Hobart, both our dino-loving boys were buzzing with excitement. But as we approached…

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On a mission to find ducks

I still recall visiting the Royal Hobart Show's animal nursery when I was in primary school - my favourite part was always watching the antics of the downy yellow ducklings…

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