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  • Gifting
Kids' Gift Cards

Kids’ Gift Cards: Perfect Gifts for Every Occasion

10 June
2024
Kids' gift cards are a perfect option allowing them to choose what they really want. Here's the ultimate guide!
  • School Holidays
Park Play

5 FREE Brisbane School Holiday Activities

2 June
2024
Are you looking for affordable fun this Winter school holidays? Discover our top 5 free activities in and around Brisbane.
  • Things To Do
Indigenous Culture Experiences

Aboriginal Culture Experiences for the Family

1 June
2024
Australia's rich Indigenous heritage is a journey of discovery and understanding, are you ready to explore?
  • Things To Do
Zog A Forest Adventure App

Explore the new Zog Forest Adventure Trail

17 April
2024
Discover the magic of the very first Zog Trail in Australia, a FREE activity just 20-minutes drive from Maroochydore.
  • News
Boy holding baby Crocodile at Crocosaurus Cove

Top 10 Things to Do with Kids in Darwin

19 June
2024
Darwin and its surrounds offer endless adventures and unique experiences that are perfect for families.
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Things To Do
Seahorse Kingdom

Wonders of Seahorse Kingdom at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast

18 June
2024
SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast has unveiled its latest masterpiece the spectacular Seahorse Kingdom, come and take a look.
  • Things To Do
Best Whale Watching Tours for Families

Best Whale Watching Tours for Families

15 June
2024
The Australian Humpback Whale migration is considered one of the longest in the animal kingdom. Discover more.
  • Sustainability
  • Things To Do
World Ocean Day clean up

Protecting our Oceans for Future Generations

9 June
2024
Celebrating the oceans that cover over 70% of our planet while sharing the great work our partners are doing in this space.
  • Sustainability
Top 5 Money Saving Eco Friendly Tips

Top 5 Money-Saving and Eco-Friendly Tips for Families

5 June
2024
Five practical and actionable money-saving and eco-friendly tips for families to embrace.
  • Gifting
  • Sustainability
Sustainable Play

5 Reasons Limiting Toys Can Benefit Your Child

5 June
2024
Uncover five compelling reasons why limiting toys might be the best decision you make for your family and the planet.
  • Things To Do
Jurassic World Sydney 2

Jurassic World: The Exhibition is coming to Melbourne!

3 June
2024
Melbourne is in for a blockbuster treat, as Jurassic World: The Exhibition roars into town, opening its gates on 2nd August.
  • News
  • Sustainability
Green Heart Fair

Bringing Sustainable Play to Brisbane’s Green Heart Fair

15 May
2024
Explore the joys of sustainable play with SPARK POP at Green Heart Fair, hosted by Brisbane City Council on Sunday 26 May.
  • Parties
Birthday girl at her party

Mastering Kids’ Birthday Party Etiquette: Insider Tips & Tricks!

7 May
2024
Here we unravel the secrets of kids birthday party perfection with Jasmine from My Little Party Hire.
  • Things To Do
Queensland Ballet's Cinderella 2024

Queensland Ballet presents Cinderella

2 May
2024
Be transported to a world of magic and wonder as Queensland Ballet presents My First Ballet, Cinderella, a family ballet.
  • Things To Do
Things to Do with Babies & Toddlers

20 Things to Do with your Baby or Toddler

1 May
2024
Are you ready to find things to do with your baby or toddler other than the usual circuit of home, café, playground, and library?
  • News
  • Sustainability
Toy Tidy Up Petition

Toy Tidy Up: A Call to Action

30 April
2024
This Earth Month we have launched a call to action to raise awareness of the need to reduce toy clutter + waste in Australian homes.
  • Gifting
  • Parties
Girl creating her Wish List

Creating a Wishlist

13 April
2024
By creating a wishlist, you can turn wishful thinking into wonderful gifts and things to do for kids!
  • Parties
  • Sunshine Coast
Kids enjoying the Little Explorers birthday party at The Ginger Factory

Top 5 Kids Parties Sunshine Coast

10 April
2024
Spark your imaginations with our top 5 list of the best top-rated kids' party venues on the Sunshine Coast.
  • Gifting
  • Sustainability
Plastic waste suffocating our planet

Waste to Wonder: Zero Waste Birthday Gifts for Kids

9 April
2024
Before buying toys or games as a birthday gift this year, there is a zero-waste alternative you could consider.
  • School Holidays
  • Things To Do
Ghostbusters Frozen Empire

Haunted Habitats at Sea Life & WILD LIFE Zoo Sydney

8 April
2024
Hold on to your proton pack, Haunted Habitats has arrived at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo and Sea Life Sydney.
  • Destinations
  • Gold Coast
Grandma swimming with granddaughter

Why the Gold Coast is a great place for families

8 April
2024
No longer confined to its "Glitter Strip" reputation, discover why the Gold Coast is an ideal family playground.
  • Gifting
Experience Gift Card the Ultimate Gift

An Experience Gift Card for Kids is the Ultimate Gift!

4 April
2024
Isn't it FUN + GRATIFYING when you seek and find the ultimate unique gift for a child?
  • Gold Coast
  • Things To Do
Children taking a walk to discover the cultural stories of Jellurgal

A Dream Day Out

3 April
2024
Ready for a new adventure, an alternative to the usual loop of entertaining at home? Enter a Dream Day Out on the Gold Coast.
  • School Holidays
Girl patting baby lamb at Paradise Country

Top School Holiday Programs for Brisbane Kids

26 March
2024
Brisbane parents don't do it alone, school holiday programs offer a much-needed break for both you and the kids.
  • Things To Do
Upside down house.

Latest Must-Visit Attractions in Australia

21 March
2024
For families chasing the thrill of the hottest new experiences, check out the latest must-visit attractions in Australia.
  • News
  • Things To Do
A Peachy Morning Delight - QPAC

A Peachy Morning Delight

20 March
2024
Treat your family to the world premiere of Roald Dahl’s “James and The Giant Peach,” brought to life by Shake & Stir Theatre Co.
  • Gifting
  • Partners
SPARK POP on Blackhawk Network and Giftz

SPARK POP Partners with Blackhawk Network

19 March
2024
SPARK POP is thrilled to announce its partnership with Blackhawk Network to enhance the distribution of e-gift cards.
  • Parenting
Toy Overload versus Calm

Toy Overload: How to go from Chaos to Calm

19 March
2024
Transitioning from a cluttered toy landscape to a curated one that is appreciated, here's our 10 steps.
  • News
  • Parenting
SPARK POP sponsoring Sydney Education Expo

SPARK POP Proudly Sponsors the Sydney Education Expo

18 March
2024
SPARK POP is excited to announce it is a proud foundation sponsor of the inaugural Sydney Education Expo.
  • Gold Coast
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Things To Do
Little boy feeding a camel.

Top 10 Things to Do with Preschoolers in South East Queensland

16 March
2024
Things to do with preschoolers to ignite curiosity, push boundaries, and create cherished memories.
  • Things To Do
Girls standing in front of the Brisbane sign at South Bank

Family Friendly Festivals around Brisbane

9 March
2024
As the vibrant city of Brisbane comes alive with the spirit of celebration, families are spoilt for choice with an array of festivals.
  • Destinations
Brisbane City from Howard Smith Wharves

Why Brisbane is one of the best cities for Families

8 March
2024
Brisbane is one of the best cities for families to live and visit known for its sunny climate, friendly atmosphere and Bluey!
  • Parenting
  • Things To Do
Boy in forest

10 Ways to Get Your Kids Out in Nature

6 March
2024
Immerse your family in nature's wonders from hikes to picnics, simple ways to get kids engaging with the outdoors.
  • Things To Do
Aunty and nephew at Australia Zoo feeding Giraffe

Top 6 Day Trips from Brisbane for the Family

4 March
2024
For memories to last a lifetime, embark on a family day trip from Brisbane offering nature, culture + adventure!
  • Gold Coast
  • Things To Do
Day Out with Thomas at Railway Workshop Museum

Trains, Planes and Automobiles for Kids

3 March
2024
Foster your child's curiosity with trains with some of the best train rides for kids here in Queensland and around Australia.
  • Things To Do
Bluey's World

Bluey’s World – for real life!

26 February
2024
Bluey’s World, an immersive experience will open in Bluey’s hometown Brisbane, Queensland this August 2024.
  • Things To Do
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.
  • Things To Do
Budget friendly things to do for kids

Experiences for Kids Under $30

18 February
2024
A budget friendly list of experiences for kids, amazing local gems, available for less than cost of a pizza!
  • Parenting
  • Things To Do
Father and daughter preparing for tree top obstacles and zip lining.

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.
  • Things To Do
Live Shows 2024

Children’s Live Shows 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.
  • News
  • Parties
Best Indoor Kids Parties at Hologram Zoo

Best Indoor Kids Parties in Brisbane

25 January
2024
Brisbane's most exciting indoor kids party venues from the latest holographic experience to pamper parties.
  • Things To Do
EVENT Cinemas family at Candy Bar

New 2024 Family Movies: A Sneak Peek

23 January
2024
Sequels dominate the family movie line-up in 2024, preview the upcoming blockbusters, and release dates.
  • Gold Coast
  • Things To Do
A wild adventure - Wildskies

A Wild Family Adventure at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary!

22 January
2024
Set off on a family adventure to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and catch their brand-new attraction Outback Springs.
  • Parenting
  • School Holidays
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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.
  • Parties
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.
  • News
  • Things To Do

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. 
  • Gold Coast
  • Things To Do
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!
  • Gold Coast
  • Things To Do
Family in Lost Valley at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Celebrating Excellence: Queensland Tourism Awards Winners

8 January
2024
Queensland Tourism Award Winners have been announced with three of SPARK POP's experience partners named.
  • News
  • Things To Do
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.
  • Parenting
  • Things To Do
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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