Corin Forest Mountain Recreation (Tuggeranong)

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Corin Forest Mountain Recreation  Canberra’s Mountain Playground and great fun for all the family! Whether you’re a Canberra local or a Canberra visitor, Corin Forest Mountain Recreation is a ‘must’ to visit! During Summer take a picnic and enjoy the …

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Adventure Park – OUR Rating

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 Adventure Park  Victoria’s 1st Waterpark  Reviewed by Rebecca Mason [January 2011]  Adventure Park is Victoria’s premier water playground located one hour south of Melbourne, or midway between Geelong & Queenscliff, OR, 5 minutes from BIG4 Bellarine.  Open 7 days a …

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Bribery is a beautiful thing

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Today was spent with the whole family in ‘domesticated bliss’.  I decided it was time to work as a family and clean the bedrooms TOGETHER as a family, and today was also declared a ‘NO Nintendo DS or computer technology day’. So it …

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My lucky day!

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WOW!  What a day! Firstly, I got creative with the children – thanks to SquiggleMum and made some Salt Pictures!  What a great idea!  B4 & K5 loved this activity.  Whilst a little messy as far as ‘grainy salt’ on the kitchen floor this was a fantastic, …

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The Parklands Apartment Motel – Canberra

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Today I spent time beginning to finalise our Canberra holiday arrangements.  The Parklands Apartment Hotel is where we are planning to stay in a 4 bedroom apartment – this will accommodate all 8 of us!! What were the selling points for me? …

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