Her Getaways

Coffs Harbour with kids

An insider’s guide to Coffs Harbour with kids

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Coffs Harbour is on the Mid North Coast of NSW, about 540 km north of Sydney, and 390 km south of Brisbane. With just about all of my in-laws now living in Coffs Harbour, it has become a family tradition to make an annual pilgrimage north up the Pacific Highway. Whenever we visit there’s a nice…

Tips when claiming travel insurance

Tips when claiming travel insurance

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Before you head overseas to travel, you need to get travel insurance for your holiday. No matter how much you plan your trip, you will never be assured it will all go as planned. Better safe than sorry, right? Especially when you’re travelling with kids. So here are some tips…

Lake David group escape

Lake David – the ultimate group escape

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I’ve been playing football (soccer) for the past few years with an absolutely awesome group of women. Every season there’s about 18 of us playing together, and we are all mums who have become great mates along the way. We like to win, we like to escape the kids for a few…

A local’s guide on Fiji family fun

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It’s the tropical paradise that brings a smile to the face of every international visitor. Fiji is practically perfect in every way. Turquoise blue waters, sugar white beaches and enough activities to keep any traveller entertained. So, it’s hardly a surprise that the South Pacific gem is top of the…

Aussie winter escapes

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If you’re cold and living in Australia, head North and West, not Up and Out. I always believed that escaping the winter chill should involve boarding a flight for an exotic island for some warmth and a dose of foreign ‘culcha’; where a long flight and a passport were the…

Studio Cottages Blue Mountains getaway

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Imagine your own private cottage in the middle of a private garden – an oasis of your own. Studio Cottages in Faulconbridge, Blue Mountains is a great place for you to relax. The cottage features a private two-person spa, open log fire, air conditioning, TV, DVD and CD players and…