Top 10 ‘Most Viewed’ Articles of 2018

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As we draw closer to the end of 2018 we thought we’d look back at our most popular articles of the year. It’s pretty clear from our website stats that Ryde District Mums love getting out and about, and with over 653k page views of our website this year, we hope we’ve helped you navigate this awesome place we all call home. 

We’re looking forward to bringing you plenty more good stuff in 2019 but for now, here are the Top 10 most read articles of 2018!

10. RDM Votes: Best Breakfast 2018

Who doesn’t love to go out for breakfast once in a while? Luckily there’s plenty of great options in the area – check them all out here.

9. Let’s Go Fruit Picking!

Fruit picking is equal parts fun and delicious – what’s not to love about this awesome family activity? Here’s our list of the best fruit farms around. 

8. ‘My 6-yo son caught what we thought was a regular virus. He was never the same again.’

This worrying story caught everyone’s attention – read it here.

7. Living with a Terminal Illness

When local mum Lauren shared her heartwrenching story with RDMs, the response was immense. RDMs and local businesses supported her with donations, gifts and in many other ways and continue to do so. Read Lauren’s story here.

6. The Best Water Parks in Sydney!

We have some awesome water parks in and around Ryde and it looks like RDMs are into them, big time! Read about them here.

5. Ryde Park Scooter Track Upgrade

The upgrade to Ryde Park to include a scooter track complete with traffic signs, a roundabout and traffic lights went down a TREAT with Ryde Mums. Here’s all the details about it.

Ryde Park

4. Local Pubs, Clubs and Hotels with a Kids Play Area

It looks like RDMs love family meal out, and where better than a place where the kids can enjoy themselves too! Read the article here.

Putney Bowlo

3. Playgroups in the Ryde Area

Do you have a little one aged 0-5 years of age? If you haven’t already, why not check out one of these local playgroups. Kids will love making new friends (as will you!), play with new toys and enjoying new activities. There are loads of playgroup options in our area – be sure to check out this article!

2. Best Streets for Christmas Lights 2018

Viewing the Christmas lights is a favourite activity for young and old – here’s a list of the best streets around Sydney to enjoy this magical Christmas experience.

1. Return and Earn Container Deposit Scheme: The Low Down

This initiative is still garnering loads of interest from RDMs and we’re lucky to have quite a few collection points nearby. Read more here


What would you like to see more of in 2018? Let us know by emailing us here!