Online Groups

Ideally, connecting with people in person is best. However, when you have little people and busy schedules, this can be tricky at times. We have collated some of the best local Facebook groups for parents which have a supportive community feel, where you can ask questions and share ideas.


Playgroups are one way to make connections in your community, particularly if you are new to the area and have young children. There are many across the Macedon Ranges, meaning there are plenty of times and price points to choose from.

Easter School Holiday Ideas

The first term has flown and Easter and the Autumn school holidays are just around the corner. Finding fun activities for the kids in this changeable and increasingly chilly weather (hello, Macedon Ranges!) can be tricky, so we have put a list together for you.

The Lifestyle Managers

About: The Lifestyle Managers offer professional organising and lifestyle management services within the Macedon Ranges and afar. Operating for over ten years, their experienced team will personally assist you to systemise and organise your home or business and create a more efficient and productive environment. They will work with you to maximise the potential of yourContinue reading “The Lifestyle Managers”

Children’s Party Ideas in the Macedon Ranges and surrounds

Have you got a special person in your family with a birthday coming up? Whether you are entertaining at home, away, or handing over the reins altogether, we have gathered some ideas so your child can have their perfect party. These ideas also all support local businesses and families in and around our beautiful MacedonContinue reading “Children’s Party Ideas in the Macedon Ranges and surrounds”

Maple Gallery Photography

Maple Gallery Photography has joined the Macedon Ranges Mumma Shop Local Initiative and is offering keyring holders half price for a family outdoor photo session in the Macedon Ranges and a complimentary 7×10″ mounted art print of your choice with any package.

Gisborne Vintage Machinery Society Miniature Railway

Business: Gisborne Vintage Machinery Society Miniature Railway operates on the first Sunday of the month from 11 am until 3 pm. Visitors can have a look around the tram on site, check out the model trainway inside the shed, and have a ride on the miniature railway for $3 each. (For 2022 the open dates areContinue reading “Gisborne Vintage Machinery Society Miniature Railway”

Stress Free Super Mum

Katrina Wurm is a life coach, author, speaker and the brains behind Stress Free Super Mum. She has joined the Macedon Ranges Mumma Shop Local Initiative and is offering our keyring holders a complimentary Mini Program with any self paced program purchased.