Top 10 ‘Most Viewed’ Articles of 2019

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As we draw closer to the end of 2019 we thought we’d look back at our most popular articles of the year!

With over 825k page views of our website in the past 12 months, it’s pretty clear that Ryde District Mums love getting out and about! We’ve LOVED bringing you the latest from around town and we’re looking forward to bringing you plenty more good stuff in 2020 but for now, here are the Top 10 most read articles of 2019!

10. Have Child, Will Travel – 9 Amazing Playgrounds Around Sydney

There are some AMAZING parks across Sydney – why not check out one of these travel-worthy playgrounds over the summer holidays! 


9. Top Ten Fully Fenced Playgrounds Around Ryde

Sometimes we mums just want peace of mind that if we dare take one eyeball off our precious loin fruit for 2.4 seconds they will still be there when we look back! So here are 10 awesome local parks that offer the much-loved FENCE!  


8. Late Night Chemists Around Ryde

It’s late, your child’s medication has expired or run out and you urgently need to find a late-night chemist! We have put together the below list to help you out.


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 and her family with donations, gifts and in many other ways. Even though Lauren is no longer with us, her story has continued to touch the hearts of many locals and her beautiful soul lives on through us. 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. 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!


4.  Local Vantage Points for the 2019 NYE Fireworks

New Year’s Eve celebrations may look a little different to the days BC (before children) but there’s still plenty of fun to be had. We’ve made a list of the best local vantage points to check out the fireworks. If you don’t have a picnic rug, now’s the time to buy one!



3. Best Streets for Christmas Lights 2019

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.


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

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

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1. 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. 



What would you like to see more of in 2020? Let us know by emailing us here!