Families are increasingly taking caravan and camping holidays, enjoying a sense of community and a temporary return to a more carefree parenting style and a childhood freedom reminiscent of decades gone by.
Playground designs are moving beyond the wheelchair swing as the push for inclusive play spaces drives new guidelines and community fundraising efforts across Australia.
A small primary school is offering an alternative to the mainstream and its teachers say at the end of the day their students do not want to go home.
Schools in regional South Australia have tossed wrapper foods to halve waste and increase students' consumption of fresh food.
Australian regulators launch an investigation into the "soft and cute" children's toy Squishies after a government agency in Denmark found similar kinds of squeezable toys contained toxic chemicals.
Spider-Man in an empty bathtub, squeezing water balloons until they explode. This is what I saw when I looked over to see what my three-year-old son was watching online.
A playspace made from recycled steel and rubber conveyor belts sourced from the mining industry gives young residents of a Melbourne public housing estate a chance to have fun, get dirty, and make new friends.