Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

Fun Day out at Aussie World – The only place to find thrill rides north of Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

Visit the Sunshine Coast where unspoiled beaches, subtropical forests, gushing rivers and tranquil lakes await you under the clear blue sky. The lifestyle here is as sunny as the weather itself, which makes it the ideal destination to slow down the pace and relax. One hour north of Brisbane is the southern gateway to the Sunshine Coast, Caloundra. Accomodation in this scenic beachside locale can be found right on the beachfront giving it the title ‘City of Beach Days’.

If you are holidaying with kids and plan on visiting Aussie World, the Oaks Oasis is only a fifteen minute drive away. The theme park offers unlimited rides included in the entrance fee and there are thirty thrilling rides and attractions to choose from. The park is set up to ensure you spend more time having fun and less time in queues.

There are several types of rides including, less hair raising ones for younger kids and those who prefer more relaxing options. Thrill seekers will not be disappointed either, as there are plenty of choices that allow you to spin, twirl and fall at dizzying speeds. Adrenalin junkies should make a beeline for ‘Ballroom blitz’, Booma zooma’, ‘Giant slide’, ‘Plunge’, ‘Space shaker swinging ship’, ‘Wild mouse rollercoaster’ or one of the other fast paced rides. The attractions which present a variety of different experiences include: ‘Professor Bogglesworth’s illusionarium’, ‘Crazy mirrors’, ‘Stockshed speedway Dodgems’, ‘Voyager simulator’ and others. Being a family friendly park, Aussie World has a carousel, a mini golf course and a Ferris wheel, among other rides, for very young kids. You are bound to work up an appetite as the hours of fun pass, head over to Aussie World Café to enjoy one of the classics: a burger, hot dog or some ice cream; healthier options are also available. End your day of fun at the Aussie World Gift Shop which has a range of souvenirs and cute gifts.

Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.


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