Top 5 Best Kid-Friendly Holiday Spots Down Under

Australia has some top-notch beaches, scenic national parks and amazing cities, which makes it a great destination if you're looking for a kid-friendly vacation. We count down our top five favourite kid-friendly destinations in Australia


South East Queensland

South East Queensland is a top pick for a kid-friendly holiday. The region has something to offer everyone in the family, from the youngest to the oldest. With over 300 days of sunshine each year, there is no shortage of things to do outdoors. Visit one of the many theme parks, such as Sea World or Movie World. Or explore one of the many natural attractions, such as Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo or Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. For those interested in history and culture, take a tour of Brisbane's Oldest House or visit Ipswich's Workshops Rail Museum. There is truly something for everyone in South East Queensland!


The Blue Mountains, New South Wales

If you're looking for breathtaking natural beauty and endless outdoor adventure, the Blue Mountains in New South Wales are the perfect place to take your family. Hike through eucalyptus forests and visit waterfalls, caves, and lookouts for stunning views of the surrounding countryside. In the evening, cozy up with a good book in front of a roaring fire or stargaze from your balcony. With so much to explore, the Blue Mountains are sure to keep everyone in the family happy.


Melbourne, Victoria

Melbourne is a great city for families, with plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained. Visit the Melbourne Zoo to see native Australian animals, take a ride on the historic Puffing Billy steam train, or explore the many museums and art galleries. For some outdoor fun, head to one of the city's many parks or beaches. Oh and don’t forget some of the best food Australia has to offer.


Perth, Western Australia

Perth is a great getaway spot for kids, with plenty of activities to keep them entertained. The city has a number of parks and playgrounds, as well as museums and fun attractions like Scitech.

Perth is also home to amazing beaches, where kids can swim, build sandcastles or just enjoy the outdoors. For those who want to explore further afield, there are plenty of day trips that can be taken from Perth, such as visiting Rottnest Island (and having a selfie with a quokka) or heading out to the Swan Valley for some wine and chocolate tasting.


Coral Bay, Western Australia

Coral Bay has some of the most breathtakingly beautiful beaches in Australia, a relaxing beach day in Coral Bay is an absolute must. The sand is soft and white, the water is calm and clear, and there's an incredible coral reef only meters from the shoreline. This place can't be called anything but a paradise; everything you need for relaxation or entertainment lies at your fingertips! 

With its white sand beaches, clear waters and peaceful atmosphere, you'll find yourself having the time of your life during a trip to Coral Bay. We recommend trying the cauliflower cheese pie at the Coral Bay Bakery – Delish!!


We hope you enjoyed our list of the top 5 best kid-friendly holiday spots Down Under. These destinations offer something for everyone in the family, from stunning natural scenery to thrilling theme parks. So, whether you're looking for an action-packed holiday or a relaxing getaway, one of these locations is sure to fit the bill. And of course, don’t forget to pack your Kip & Boo pyjamas!


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