Kid Tested

ACMI Wallace & Gromit and Friends Exhibition ~ The Magic of Aardman by Renny Koener-Brown

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In typical Melbourne-in-July style, we woke to another freezing winter’s morning day. We were determined not to let our spirits be dampened by the cold, even as we all scraped ice off the windscreen before we could leave! Heater now Read More »

Kid Tested: Melbourne Ice Slide by Kathryn Foster

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Bundled up in more layers than I care to count, we headed into Southbank over the weekend to check out Melbourne’s newest winter attraction, the Melbourne Ice Slide. Just in time for the school holidays and located within an easy Read More »

Vjunior launches at Village Cinema Fountain Gate

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Flying down a long tunnel slide into the cinema was the highlight of the night for our seven-year-old at the Vjunior launch event at Village Cinema Fountain Gate. Child after child shot out of the tunnel with some speed, landing Read More »

Kid Tested: Thai-riffic by Matt Sharpe

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As a nation, Australia is becoming increasingly more diverse – with the latest census results showing that half of us were either born or had at least one parent born overseas. It is only natural then that our stories are Read More »

Kid Tested: Disney On Ice presents Frozen by Hadassah Nymark

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Disney on Ice has become a favourite winter event of our family, as my 5 year old in particular anticipates the opportunity to see her favourite characters come to life on the ice via the remarkable costumes, hair and make-up Read More »

Kid Tested: Horrible Harriet by Hadassah Nymark

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There’s something magical about the fictional characters we come to know and love jumping from the pages of our books and revealing a new and three dimensional side of their persona. The stage adaptation of Australian Children’s Laureate Leigh Hobbs’ Read More »

Kid Tested: Beauty and the Beast High Tea at the Sofitel Sydney

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Images & article: Hadassah Nymark The grandeur of the 5 star Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, bedded deep in the city centre, is the perfect setting to host the beauty and magic of a high tea inspired by Beauty and the Beast. Read More »