Posts in Local Life

Golfing Highlands Style

January 27, 2018

The Highlands has long been a destination for golf lovers, and for good reason. We've got some spectacular courses and club facilities. If you've been toying with the idea of... (more)

Dog Parks And Off-Leash Areas Around Town

January 15, 2018

Need to give your pooch a run? Below is a list of dog parks and off-leash areas in the Southern Highlands for your dog to let loose and get some exercise.   ... (more)

Ditch The Kids! Adults Only Day in The Highlands

January 13, 2018

If you’re a parent of school aged children you will have been in school holiday mode for weeks now. There’s been Christmas, New Year, family holidays… lots of activities and logi... (more)

Playgroups In The Southern Highlands

January 06, 2018

Ask any new parent and they'll agree; any activity you can find that gets you out of the house and is kid-pram-nappy-tantrum, exhausted-parent and screaming-child friendly is an ... (more)

Platter Like A Pro

December 21, 2017

For years we've been asked to “bring a plate”, which then became “bring some nibbles” which then moved on to “bring a platter”. Seems like chucking some... (more)

Festive Fashion For The Ladies

December 19, 2017

The Festive Season in the Highlands can mean varied events and unpredictable weather, it doesn’t take you long to learn that you need to be prepared for every type of occasion and a... (more)

Places To Cool Off (Part 1) - Local Pools

December 19, 2017

Summer In The Highlands: Places To Cool Off Local Swimming Pools   So it's a little warm at the moment - t... (more)

Christmas Trading Hours

December 18, 2017

If you’re anything like us; despite your best attempts at being organized this year, you’ve still got some (most) of your gifts to buy. Don’t despair; there’s a... (more)

Council Christmas Hours

December 13, 2017

  The Wingecarribee Shire Council has released the trading hours for the Civic Centre, Librarie... (more)

School Holiday Part Two - 5 days of DIY fun (minus the slime!)

December 12, 2017

The guilt of the default answer “maybe tomorrow” to any YouTube DIY request has finally caught up on us. These school holidays we’ve decided to get crafty! With the cons... (more)