Doing the RAW Challenge Gold Coast with Kids.
Published in Kids on the Coast, Aug 2018
My nine year old stands with his seven year old brother at the lip of a trench, both of them eyeing the muddy water doubtfully. I wade straight in, my battered old sneakers squishing in the marshy bottom.
“Come on, it’s fun! It’s just a bit of mud!” I coaxingly tell them, then fish out a few handfuls to fling playfully at their legs. They aren’t impressed. Seven year old then announces, “If it’s flooded, forget it.” (Agh curse and bless those public service adverts!) then both of them walk around to the far side of the water hazard to watch Mummy flounder through. Ah, never mind, this is only the first one. There’s plenty more to go!
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