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Families can explore Noosa River while getting active with this Nauticycle.

Best Kids Activities on the Sunshine Coast

21 February
2024
The Sunshine Coast offers a treasure trove of kids activities ready to be uncovered by visitors and local families.
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Budget friendly things to do for kids

Experiences for Kids Under $30

18 February
2024
This budget friendly list of top experiences will remind you of what amazing local gems are available for less than cost of a pizza!
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Father and daughter preparing for tree top obstacles and zip lining.

Time Well Spent: The Transformative Power of Family Time

10 February
2024
Creating regular family time can be transformative. Here are four ways to carve out time for precious moments or parent-child dates.
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Live Shows 2024

Live Shows for Families in 2024

2 February
2024
State by state we highlight the best of the best across all live shows from ballet to theatre and family entertainment to delight young audiences.
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Best Indoor Kids Parties at Hologram Zoo

Best Indoor Kids Parties in Brisbane

25 January
2024
Brisbane's most thrilling indoor kids party venues fit for all weather, and promising laughter, excitement, and memories that'll last a lifetime!
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EVENT Cinemas Newcastle

New 2024 Family Movies: A Sneak Peek

23 January
2024
Sequels dominate the family movie lineup in 2024, preview the upcoming blockbusters, their release dates and get ready to hit the cinemas!
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A wild adventure - Wildskies

A Wild Family Adventure at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary!

22 January
2024
Set off on a wild family adventure at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and catch their brand-new attraction Outback Springs.
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Ultimate School Holiday Dates Guide 2024

18 January
2024
Here's the list of 2024 school terms and holidays to help you get ahead on the planning and maximise your FUN time.
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Time for a celebration with friends

Ready, Set, Party! Your Essential Kids Party Checklist

16 January
2024
If you're on the lookout for a comprehensive 'kids party checklist' to ensure every detail is covered, you're in the right place.
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SPARK CREATORS with Summer Land Camels

10 January
2024
Go behind the scenes of Australia's largest came farm and dairy located in the Scenic Rim just an hour west of Brisbane. 
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Get Wet Surf School

Top 10 Outdoor Activities for Kids on the Gold Coast

9 January
2024
Are you searching for memorable experiences to enjoy with your kids on the Gold Coast? Look no further than this top 10 list of outdoor fun and adventure!
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Jurassic World by Brickman

School Holiday Activities in and around Brisbane

27 December
2023
Keep the kids entertained this summer holidays with SPARK POP's list of unique and must-visit places and activities in and around Brisbane.
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Family Holiday Checklist

Family Trip Checklist

24 December
2023
Here's the ultimate family trip checklist to ensure your next day trip, weekend getaway or family holiday, is as stress-free and enjoyable as possible.
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Brisbane Museum: Rearranged Art of the Flower

Free School Holiday Activities Brisbane

22 December
2023
This summer in Brisbane dive deep into a world where art, nature, and technology spark imaginations and fuel a sense of fun with these free activities for kids.
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Family at Noosa

4 Tips for Curated + Fun Gifting this Christmas

21 December
2023
Sharing our 4 tips for curated + fun gifting this Christmas, because parents you know deep down, you'll always be your child's favourite toy.
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GC Kayak Family

25 Things to Do with Kids on the Gold Coast

18 December
2023
The Gold Coast, renowned for its stunning beaches and vibrant lifestyle, is a treasure trove of fun + adventure for kids, here's 25 ideas!
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New Kids & Family Movies for the Holidays

9 December
2023
Need some big screen entertainment for the kids this holidays? Here's the latest release family movies coming out in cinemas and to your home screens this December.
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Queensland's best waterparks

Queensland’s best waterparks

8 December
2023
Summer is here which means the waterparks are ready for you to splash in for some fun! Check out south-east Queensland's best waterparks here.
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Christmas Baking Recipe with Bondi Chefette 🥞🎄

24 November
2023
Embrace the festive cheer than by indulging in Christmas baking with your loved ones. Try this festive take on a kid favourite, Christmas Grinch Pancakes from Bondi Chefette, is easy + fun for the family!
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Most Unique Kids Party Venues

1 November
2023
If you're in south-east Queensland looking for a hidden gem, this list offers 7 magical ideas for unique kids' party venues.
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Dinosaur Party Planning

21 October
2023
Inspired by the opening of Jurassic World: The Exhibition in Sydney, this guide will give you a head start on planning an epic dinosaur party, from mouthwatering dino-inspired treats to creative decorations and memorable party favors.
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Family Day Trip Checklist

28 September
2023
Sharon the creator of The Functional Family shares her best tips for planning a family fun day out for all!
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2023 Award Winner Digital Innovation

Founder wins Bronze for Digital Innovation/Technology

1 September
2023
Melissa Soutar Founder of SPARK POP has been announced as the bronze recipient of the Digital Innovation/Technology at the 2023 AusMumpreneur Awards.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem hits Australian screens

30 August
2023
From Sewer to Screen, the latest release Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem hits Australian screens on September 7.
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SPARK CREATORS WITH PAMPERED PRINCESS

28 August
2023
Turn special occasions into magical memories with Pampered Princess! Their years of experience in creating enchanting children's parties ensure stress-free, fun-filled celebrations to leave a lasting impression.
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Outback Spectacular

Top Ideas for Father’s Day

14 August
2023
Every year as Father’s Day approaches, so does the challenge of finding the perfect gift for the man who seemingly has everything. Our top ideas list offers the best of the best experiences options for Dad + the family!
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Children's Book Week

Book Week & Costume Tips

10 August
2023
Children's Book Week® is upon us! From August 19 to 25, a delightful journey awaits as we embark on this year’s theme ‘Read, Grow, Inspire’.
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Dinosaurs of Patagonia

The Best Dinosaur Experiences for Kids in Australia

10 August
2023
If you’re on a quest for a roaring good time, to satisfy curious minds eager for knowledge, you’re in the right place! SPARK POP has collated the most captivating dinosaur events and exhibitions across Australia.
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Things to Do with Primary Aged Kids in Brisbane

Things to Do with Primary Kids in Brisbane for under $50

1 August
2023
Discover exciting and affordable activities for primary-aged kids in Brisbane! Check out our top picks for fun experiences within Brisbane's backyard.
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SPARK CREATORS WITH iFLY GOLD COAST

1 August
2023
Behind the scenes with iFly GOLD COAST: Where Dreams Take Flight, soar high! All-ages family entertainment, superior safety, and a dedication to sustainability.
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Vote for SPARK POP in People's Choice Award for Non Profit & Social Enterprise

SPARK POP Named Finalist in 2023 AusMumpreneur Awards!

29 July
2023
We are absolutely thrilled to share the exciting news that SPARK POP has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Digital Innovation category for the 2023 national AusMumpreneur Awards.
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Untrash playrooms and replay toys

28 July
2023
Local Sunshine Coast families are invited to participate in the first Toy Replay on August 5. The event aims to reduce toy waste and promote recycling during Plastic Free July.
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Best Whale Watching Tours for Families

Best Whale Watching Tours for Families

19 July
2023
The Australian Humpback Whale migration is considered one of the longest in the animal kingdom. July is the best time to book a tour as migration reaches its peak in August.
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Make a Wish

Starlight Children’s Foundation Five Chefs Dinner

25 June
2023
SPARK POP was proud to be involved with Australian charity, Starlight Children’s Foundation as a prize sponsor for the 2023 Starlight Five Chefs Brisbane Dinner held on 15 June 2023 at Sofitel Brisbane Central.
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Strawberry Picking

Strawberry Picking a fruitful choice!

25 June
2023
Strawberry picking has to be one of the best family friendly activities with its combination of nature, fun and belly pleasing rewards! Explore why it’s a great activity for families, how it works and some of the best farms to visit.
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The Power of Memories: Building strong connections

22 June
2023
Discover the power of building strong connections with your children through shared memories. SPARK POP offers interactive experiences that promote playfulness, presence, and coaching, helping you create lasting bonds and preserve cherished moments to last a lifetime.
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Spark Creators with Riverlife Brisbane

18 June
2023
Riverlife is a renowned for its outdoor experiences in Brisbane and adventure-based school holiday programs. Learn about Riverlife and their guided tours for tweens, teens and their families.
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Winter School Holiday Catalogue

School Holiday Fun for Kids this Winter

16 June
2023
The much-awaited school holidays are just around the corner, and it's time to start planning for an unforgettable break in the glorious sunshine filled winter of south east Queensland.
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World Oceans Day

3 Tips to Gift Sustainably this World Oceans Day

7 June
2023
Currently 11 million tonnes of plastic enter the ocean annually. Here are our top 3 tips to gift sustainably this World Oceans Day.
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Spotlight on Flip Out Strathpine

Spark Creators with Flip Out

31 May
2023
Warm up this winter with a visit to your local adventure play or recreational center to get bodies moving! Flip Out offers a fun and alternative option to incorporate active play into our children's day and having a positive impact on their wellbeing. Read on to learn what makes this SPARK* creator so special.
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Things to Do in Sydney with Kids

Family Fun Things to Do in Sydney

2 May
2023
Are you looking for Family Fun in Sydney? Read on to uncover a treasure trove of fun, adventure and long-lasting memories waiting to be made when exploring Sydney with kids.
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Spark Creator White Ridge Farm

Spotlight on White Ridge Farm

11 April
2023
Behind the scenes of White Ridge Farm, a heartwarming, super affordable as well as inclusive and accessible experience you can explore within a leisurely 30-minute drive from the northside of Brisbane!
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Recycle Your Pre-Loved Toys with Zero Waste Toy Box

Recycle Your Pre-Loved Toys with SPARK POP

23 March
2023
SPARK POP wants to help untrash playrooms + reduce landfill by making it easier for parents, grandparents and carers to recycle pre-loved toys with TerraCycle‘s Zero Waste Box™ solution.
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Gift Ideas for Kids $40 or Less

Birthday Gift Ideas for Kids Under $40

13 March
2023
To make things easier for you, we’ve curated a list of the most fun, unique, and sustainable gift ideas for kids from local businesses for under $40.
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Preparing for TreeTop Challenge

Spotlight on TreeTop Challenge

9 March
2023
TreeTop Challenge is an exciting nature and activity-based experience that's sure to generate a thrill with its perfect mix of adventure, challenge and activity for all ages!
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The Smith Family Fundraising

We Give Back to The Smith Family

4 March
2023
SPARK POP is proud to announce its 2023 fundraising partnership with Australia’s national, independent charity, The Smith Family.
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John Deere at Toy Library

GAME CHANGERS: Reasons to love Toy Libraries

28 February
2023
The Circular and Sharing Economy: How Toy Libraries and Sharing Platforms are Making a Difference. We had the pleasure of speaking with Rebecca Stevenson, who shared her insights on the benefits of toy libraries and sustainable living.
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DIY Splatter Party

8 Most Affordable Kids Party Venues in Brisbane

21 February
2023
With the rising cost of living, it's no surprise many of us are on the look out for affordable kids' party venues. Explore our top eight (8) most affordable and unique kids' party venues across Brisbane, helping you to plan the perfect birthday celebration.
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Social Mums Club

Social Mums Club

15 February
2023
SPARK POP is proud to be a Community Partner of Social Mums Club in 2023. Read on to learn more about Social Mums Club.
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Meet Shelby - Tour Guide at The Ginger Factory

Spotlight on The Ginger Factory

10 February
2023
Let's go behind the scenes of The Ginger Factory to find out what makes this SPARK creator so special. We spoke with Shelby Hunt who is part of the team working as their Tour Guide for this award winning Sunshine Coast attraction.

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