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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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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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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Archersaurus

He can’t say his own name yet, but Archer can easily identify and name at least a dozen different dinosaurs. Whether it’s his favourite “Steg” (Stegosaurus), “Rex” (T-Rex), "Dack" (Pterodactylus)…

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The Dinosaur King

When the Dinosaur rEvolution exhibition started at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery in December, Hudson was one of the first people through the door. He went along with his…

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Rollin’ with my Homies

One of Archer's favourite words is “BIKE” and Hudson is pumped to have recently ditched his training wheels. So we’ve been spending a bit of time at bike parks -…

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Toot, Toot!

He loves anything with an engine and toddles around the house shouting "toot, toot" with great enthusiasm. Dinotrain is a bedtime favourite (I can recite it verbatim), the tracks on his…

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