Feed the Family feast at The Bavarian

Review: Feed the Family feast at The Bavarian

Like most Aussie kids, I’ll never knock back the opportunity to scoff down a schnitty and chips. So, when I was told about the Feed the Family feast at The Bavarian – resplendent as it with four golden schnitzels – I whisked my family straight in to the nearest location. Without trying to sound boastful, […] Read more…

Things to do in South West Rocks with kids: sunset play at Back Creek,

The best things to do in South West Rocks with kids

A dazzling coastal gem situated an hour north of Port Macquarie along the mid north coast of NSW, the little seaside town of South West Rocks punches well above it’s weight when it comes to family holiday fun. Fringed by beaches so beautifully blue they appear painted, the sandy swirls of tidal waterways, towering norfolk […] Read more…

Family fun Shipwreck Island at NRMA South West Rocks Holiday Resort

Family time at NRMA South West Rocks Holiday Resort

Sure, we expected sun, sand and sea but we didn’t expect pirates! Two of them, as fierce as can be, lurching around a shipwrecked galleon, battling the twisting tentacles of a kraken and the blasts of water cannons. OK, so the pirates are small and BYO, but NRMA South West Rocks Holiday Resort’s Shipwreck Island […] Read more…

NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park - Fun on Narrabeen Beach

A family stay at NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park

Written by Raff – Aged 12 Like everyone else, my feet have been pretty itchy since our planned travels got stopped by COVID in 2020. So much so that a visit to NRMA Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park, which isn’t much more than 30 minutes from home, had me so hyped you could be forgiven for […] Read more…

Little girl wearing red and back at Chinese gardens at Mayfield Garden in Oberon

Mischief and magic at Oberon’s Mayfield Garden with kids

On the road to Mayfield Garden, skittish spring lambs bounce across undulating hills blanketed in yellow canola blooms. Flower-laden acacia trees, their leaves sagging under the weight of wattle flowers, punctuate the road side in golden sorority.  Adding a touch of flamboyance to the vibrant scene, flame-hued bottlebrush direct us into a moody forest of gnarled […] Read more…

Day of the Dead pavlova recipe for Halloween

Day of the Dead pavlova recipe

Pavlova is always a good idea. Whether it’s for festive feasting, family gatherings or just because… pavlova, the marvellous meringue is a staple on dessert tables Down Under, and though it appears infrequently on our own, it’s always been a favourite of the kids. With my ooky spooky duo busy conjuring up cobwebs for Halloween, […] Read more…

Family Campervan fun in a JUCY Condo

Family Campervan fun in a JUCY Condo

After a couple of challenging months, this somewhat stalled travelling circus was in ready to shake things up a bit. In desperate need for a change of scenery, Raffles suggested camping while Sugarpuff suggested we go ‘everywhere ever’. Me? I just wanted to breathe in a little fresh country air.  Which is how we found […] Read more…

Simple Campfire Paella

Camp Cooking: Easy Campfire Paella

We love camping as much as the next family but given our propensity to think through our stomachs, we tend to put as much thought and effort into planning our camp menu as we do into choosing a destination, and despite the restrictions of an esky and a single burner camp stove or fire, never […] Read more…

Paddle Boarding at Summerland Point Lake Macquarie © Aleney de Winter

35 things to do in Lake Macquarie with kids

  With its vast shimmering lake, pick of pristine coastal beaches, swathes of unspoiled wilderness, and a cornucopia of quiet and cosy holiday towns – all just 90 minutes by road from Sydney, and 45 minutes from the heart of the Hunter Valley’s wineries –  there’s no shortage of things to do in Lake Macquarie […] Read more…

Mhu Grob Padt Prik Khing

Mhu Grob Padt Prik Khing at home

Raff is never happier than when he’s in a restaurant kitchen, learning tips and tricks about his favourite dishes from his favourite chefs, and pilfering the spoils to stuff down his neck. And Mhu Grob Padt Prik Khing (stir fried crisp pork belly in spicy red curry paste) and Chat Thai Gateway’s Chef Oat are […] Read more…

sassy young girl at at Bago Vineyard and Maze

20 Things to do in Port Macquarie with kids

Endless golden beaches, lush hinterlands abundant with wildlife, fab food and wine and Australia’s best weather? What’s not to love about dazzling Port Macquarie, home to the Birpai Aboriginal peoples for millennia, and modern day tourist hotspot. From high-adrenalin speed boat rides to gentle river cruises and wild water parks, historic theme parks to traditional […] Read more…

South African Hertzoggies recipe

South African Hertzoggies recipe

A virtual visit to South Africa calls for more South African snacks. Because we can’t possibly head on safari or visit all out favourite haunts without bringing our tastebuds along for the ride. And with a 2pm AEST start for today’s sofa safari, coinciding with afternoon tea, we thought it was time to whip up […] Read more…

Sri Lankan Egg hoppers

A Sri Lankan-style breakfast is amongst the greatest meals this asbestos-tongued foodie has had the pleasure of meeting and eating. And, in my opinion, the undisputed stars of this Sri Lankan morning show are Sri Lankan egg hoppers. Even in the morning Sri Lankan cuisine is fuelled by chilli, curry leaves, cinnamon and black pepper. […] Read more…

The National Museum of Democracy is housed in Old Givernment House, opposite the Aboriginal Tent Embassy

Indigenous experiences in Canberra

Australia’s National Capital was established on the traditional land of the Ngunnawal peoples and was also a significant meeting place for neighbouring clans, including the Ngarigo, Wolgalu, Gundungurra, Yuin and Wiradjuri people. Artefacts and oral histories tell us that these clans gathered here for ceremonies, trading and marriages, for well over 20,000 years. Canberra’s very […] Read more…

Raclette Soiree at Hemingways Manly

Review: Raclette Soiree at Hemingway’s Manly

When Mum first explained to me the concept behind Raclette, I thought it was far too good to be true.  Seriously, what could possibly be better than a variety of charcuterie, steaming potatoes, pickles and fresh salad…  covered in wads of oozing melted cheese? I was drooling just talking about it, so when she told […] Read more…

1 2 3 40

Signup to our newsletter for exclusive subscriber content including expert travel advice, original recipes and giveaways.

ABOUT US

Hey, I’m Aleney! A mum, award-winning travel writer, magazine editor and gallivanting glutton. He’s Raff, the “boy” in boyeatsworld, and a fearless foodie, adventurer and eco-warrior. Along with his all-singing, all-dancing, all-adventurous sister, Sugarpuff, we’re exploring the world’s colour, culture and cuisine on a food safari for the junior set.

Bio pic BoyEatsWorld

QUICK PAGES

© Copyright boyeatsworld 2020. Powered by WordPress.