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Photos with Santa may look a little different this year, but that doesn’t mean we have to miss out on this popular Christmas tradition!
Awaken your child’s imagination and creativity! One of the best ways to encourage a lifelong love of the arts is to enroll your kids in a local after school art class.
The beginning of your child’s life is something to treasure. To help you preserve that memory we’ve compiled a list of newborn photographers in and around Port Macquarie.
The Summer School Holidays are nearly upon us on the Mid North Coast and there’s plenty of activities to get the kids out and about!
Enjoy the warmer weather and begin to embrace the longer daylight hours these spring school holidays. Let’s get out there with the kids and explore our beautiful region.
Need a gift for Dad? Shop Locally! The Greater Port Macquarie boasts incredible local retailers and unique locally made Father’s Day gift ideas.
Australia is full of amazing animals. Many of them are found nowhere else in the world. That’s pretty cool we think! So next up we have an Australian Animals Word Search Printable and Kangaroo Colouring Page.
Does learning from home or homeschooling mean we need to recreate a school environment in our home? Not at all! As long as the requirements for homeschooling registration continue to be met.
Free animal word search printable and fox colouring page. Theme and all words handpicked by Miss 9. A fun way for kids to improve their vocabulary, spelling and reading skills.
Children go through distinct periods of development, often termed ‘ages and stages’, as they grow from newborns to young adults.
We can now look forward to slowing down the pace a little and embracing the cooler weather during the winter school holidays.
Are your kids keen climbers and outdoors enthusiasts? Port Macquarie Adventure Company offers real adventure, for real adventure kids.
Looking for FREE and wondrous things for the kids to do during the school holidays? The Library has you covered!
There’s plenty of fun and FREE activities to keep the kids entertained at Round & Round these school holidays.
The popular Computer Capers Minecraft Marathon returns these school holidays for more epic Minecraft adventures.
Mermaid Braids are a popular school holidays activity here on the Mid North Coast, but they’re also a fun hairstyle for anytime of the year.
Need a gift for Mum? Shop Locally! The Greater Port Macquarie boasts incredible local retailers and unique locally made Mother’s Day gift ideas.
Let’s get behind local online businesses, purchase with purpose and help put much needed money back into our local economy. 🙏
Let’s get behind our local families and local business owners who have been through so much already and show them they are not alone. 🙏
The Autumn School Holidays are nearly upon us on the Mid North Coast and there’s plenty of activities to get the kids out and about!
Ever wanted to have a go at Archery? Join the next Hastings Valley Archery Club Open Day. You are never too old or too young to have a go!
The Moon is lit up by the sun as it orbits the Earth. We see the Moon at different angles during its orbit, called Phases of the Moon. View Full Moon + New Moon Phases in 2021.
Helping you plan for your family holidays in 2021, we’ve collated for easy reference the NSW School Holiday Dates 2021 as well as NSW Public Holiday Dates 2021 and NSW School Term Dates 2021 for Eastern Division of NSW Australia.
We headed on a little adventure to Toms Creek to visit GROW. What is GROW you ask? Why it’s a farm! Join us on our GROW Kids Farm Tour.
The ANZAC Day Commemorative Service will be broadcast live from the Australian War Memorial in Canberra from 5:30am on Saturday 25 April 2020.
Street Libraries in Port Macquarie are easily accessible, help promote a love of reading and create positive neighbourhood connections. Take a Book, Give a Book, Share a Book.
Eating out with kids doesn’t have to be a costly family experience that happens once in a blue moon. With this in mind we’ve created our Kids Eat Free Guide Port Macquarie to help make eating out with kids more affordable.
Handmade in the Hastings is for anyone who loves handmade and anyone who wants to see funds stay in our local community, supporting local families. Showcasing over 20 local artisans, crafters and makers.
Avoid the cabin fever blues! Our Rainy Day Kids Guide features plenty of indoor activities and rainy day inspiration to help keep the kids amused when the rain sets in.
The Conservatorium Mid North Coast Youth Musician Workshops return these school holidays for young aspiring and established local artists.
Yoga One Nine Kids Yoga classes return these autumn school holidays. The kids will have fun while learning self and body awareness and work on strength and coordination.
The popular Eureka Explorers STEM holiday workshops return these autumn school holidays with exciting hands-on activities to inspire young minds.
Encore Studios Masterclass workshops return these autumn school holidays.
Join us for a FREE fun filled day for the whole family at the 2019 Sancrox / Thrumster Rural Fire Brigade Community Fun Day Saturday 30 March.
Join us for Aussie NightMarkets on Saturday 23 March from 4pm to 9pm and Sunday 24 March from 4pm to 8:30pm at Westport Park in Port Macquarie.
Helping your child read, write & spell. Shining a light on literacy support and awareness in the Greater Port Macquarie and beyond.
The Hastings Sustainability Showcase 2019 event aims to educate, inform and inspire the latest ideas, products and trends in sustainability. Friday 1 March 2019 from 12pm to 5pm and Saturday 2 March 2019 from 9am to 4pm.
Discover all the local playgroups within the Greater Port Macquarie region. Every playgroup is as unique as the people that attend.
Youth Week is a week-long celebration held in early April each year that is organised by young people, for young people, in communities throughout Australia.
Street Artz Fest 2019 Port Macquarie is a family friendly all ages event combining urban visual arts, live music and street performers on Saturday 13 April 2019 as part of local Youth Week celebrations.
Homeschooling regulations differ from state to state in Australia. We will be looking at homeschooling in NSW Australia, as we start to gather our information and understanding of what the process is for registering and homeschooling in NSW.
Tips and resources for transition and back to school. Without a doubt, starting school is a big milestone that brings about significant change, mixed emotions and experiences for kids, siblings, parents and extended family.
To kick off September and officially launch our Kids Port Macquarie adventures, we’re making September all about Playgrounds in Greater Port Macquarie.
Let’s explore the towns and villages of the Greater Port Macquarie, and seek out all the family-friendly awesomeness the region has to offer.
Time to explore the Greater Port Macquarie, search for its hidden gems, and seek out all the family-friendly awesomeness the region has to offer!