Winter School Holiday Activities in Melbourne

Winter School Holiday Activities in Melbourne   Wondering what to do with the kids over the winter school holidays? We have hundreds of activities to keep the kids entertained for free or at a fraction of the cost. Rainy days are our busiest season as many of our parents enjoy the hundreds of indoor activities […]

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Sensory Play for Kids

Sensory Play for Kids There’s a lot of hype behind of sensory play for toddlers and after attending my first session with my youngest son who’s 2, I  couldn’t wait to share!   Sensory play allows children to learn by exploring their senses and more importantly a place where you can connect with your child […]

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Best Waterslides and Wave Pools in Melbourne

Best Waterslides and Wave Pools in Melbourne There are loads of slides in and around Melbourne for families with small kids and older children. From thrill-seeking waterslides to toddler splash parks and wave pools Melbourne certainly won’t disappoint.   Check out our top list of Melbourne’s best waterslides and wave pools.   1. Funfields 2365 […]

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Best Places for Active Toddlers

Best Places for Active Toddlers     I get asked all the time where is the best indoor play centres or activities to take an early walker and toddler between ages 8 months and 4 years.   The answer is there are heaps of places around Melbourne but these are our top picks and why. […]

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Autumn School Holiday Activities in Melbourne

Autumn School Holiday Activities in Melbourne Wondering what to do with the kids over the autumn school holidays? Melbourne is bursting with activities and attractions to keep children busy and happy. As seen on Channel 7 News there are plenty of ways to entertain the kids these School Holidays using Small Ideas. Check out our […]

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Help, my Toddler is driving my up the wall!

Toddler, by definition they are “Tiny humans under the age of 3, who can swing rapidly between endearingly cute antics and screaming, kicking, biting fits of rage. Completely unpredictable and often unintelligible lovable little walking blessings”!   Having a toddler of my own, and running Small Ideas ( A website full of stuff to do […]

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Luna Park

The Great Luna Park Easter Egg Hunt

The Great Luna Park Easter Egg Hunt is back but with an ‘eggs-tra’ special twist!  This year, chocoholics will be able to enjoy an ‘egg-stra’ day of egg hunting on both Saturday 31st March and Easter Sunday, 1st April, with twice as many yummy eggs to collect! Small ideas Members get 20% off an Unlimited Ride […]

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Our Ten Favourite Easter Hat Ideas!

With school winding down for the term, and Easter approaching it’s time to start thinking about pulling out your hot glue gun and decorating a hat for the child’s annual “Easter Hat Parade”. Easter Hat’s have come a long way since I was at school, an old ice cream container and ribbon just won’t cut […]

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Best Indoor Play Centres in Melbourne

Best Indoor Play Centres in Melbourne There are loads of indoor activities to do with your kids in Melbourne. Enjoy Free to 50% off on best play centre’s, trampoline parks, cinemas & rock climbing.   Check out our Top 10 Indoor Play Centres in Melbourne.   1.CROC’s Playcentre   With 14 locations around Victoria and […]

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Luna Park Melbourne

Luna Park

Luna Park for toddlers? Luna Park in Melbourne has changed over the years and I must say our visit yesterday was fun for everyone. Small Ideas includes unlimited ride pass at 20% off so for me and 2 children it was under $80 and boy did we have loads of fun. I know my youngest […]

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