Our Media

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As such have have firmly established ourselves as the ‘go to’ resource for families in South East Queensland. Families Magazine & Families Online have consistently worked with our media partners to promote our brand and the brands we work with.

Trustworthy and loyal, we are called upon time and again for our expert advice and opinions.

Channel 9 News appearances

Media coverage for The EKKA

Ekka for under $100 for a family of 4

Let's be clear. I am not saying you SHOULD spend less than $100 on an Ekka visit… I am saying you CAN!Top Tips ===> www.familiesmagazine.com.au/ekka-under-100 Read our article – if you mix and match all the 'cost nothing' activities with a few treats and if the kids use their pocket money to buy their own showbags (aiding in their financial literacy) then it CAN be a cost effective way to enjoy a full day at the Ekka. Very grateful to Channel 9 for sharing our ideas last night.

Posted by Families Magazine – Brisbane on Monday, 14 August 2017

How to save on your groceries

Media for the school holidays

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS IDEAS

LOOK…. ME…. On the telly… for the June/July School holidays.. Did I come across like the 'crazy chicken lady'? HERE'S THE LIST FOR SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ===> www.familiesmagazine.com.au/brisbane/school-holidays/all I was soooo nervous but so excited to give the official report for parents on things to do with kids these school holidays! #blessed #hoolahoops #chickentricks

Posted by Families Magazine – Brisbane on Thursday, 22 June 2017

How to save money on ‘back to school’ costs

SAVE ON BACK TO SCHOOL COSTS!

💥 SAVE ON BACK TO SCHOOL COSTS!Here ===> www.familiesmagazine.com.au/save-money-back-to-school-costsWe helped Channel 9 News put together tonight's story on how to save on school costs. Karen, The Good Egg and our Editor Janine have these tips – watch the story and then read our tips! What else would you recommend?

Posted by Families Magazine – Brisbane on Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Our tips for school holiday fun

Top Tips for Week 2 of the School Holidays

9 News Queensland asked us to give them an update on what to do for Week 2 of the school holidays. Watch this news clip for our suggestions:♥ Jumping Pillows @ Scarborough (and nearby visit here: http://bit.ly/2stCJsv)♥ City of Gold Coast Botanic Gardens http://bit.ly/2twRyj8 ♥ Brisbane Libraries – Chermside library events http://bit.ly/2twLoPL♥ Indooroopilly Shopping Centre – ice-skating♥ … and let them be bored – science shows it is good for them! www.familiesmagazine.com.au/science-says-let-your-kids-be-bored

Posted by Families Magazine – Brisbane on Friday, 30 June 2017

Why playgrounds are GREAT for kids & families

MEGA PARKS

It's enough to make you want to be a kid again; plans have been revealed for a $2 Million monster park, set to blow the minds of south-east families.#9News | http://9News.com.au

Posted by 9 News Queensland on Thursday, 15 February 2018

Easter long weekend ideas for families

The Today Show appearances

Easter long weekend at Victoria Park Golf Complex

A wonderful opportunity to get some National coverage for our lovely advertisers, Victoria Park Golf Complex. 😀

Posted by Janine Mergler on Thursday, 29 March 2018

A Current Affair appearances

Summer activities promoting QPAC, GOMA, QUT, Ipswich Art Gallery and our local swimming pools

💥IN THE NEWS Last night I told Channel 9 what I thought were the TOP 5 MUST DO January activities for kids in 2018. So…

Posted by Families Magazine – Brisbane on Tuesday, 2 January 2018

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