Explore: Day 1 of the ‘Make Your Own’ School Holiday Challenge

We went down to our local creek bank to have a play.


keira and riley

eltham train bridge

throwing stones


They weren’t really keen on getting outside, but once we were down there I couldn’t get them to leave! (“I really loved this idea, mum!”) When we got home Riley had to change as he was filthy with mud. Job well done, if you ask me.

autumn holidays challenge

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