Sea World Resort

We know first-hand how overwhelming it can be to choose the best products for your baby. Which is why the 2017 Mother & Baby awards, sponsored by Babies"R"Us, seek to make it easier, helping Aussie mums find the best buys for their bubs.

Now in their sixth year, the awards highlight the best products in the baby care industry, from nappies and wipes, to big ticket items such as cots, cars and family holidays.

The Mother & Baby award rosette signals that a product has been exhaustively tried, tested and voted the best by real mums, and given the tick of approval by a panel of experts.

Scroll through the gallery to check out the winners of the best family holiday destination category.

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CATEGORY: MOST POPULAR FAMILY HOLIDAY DESTINATION The Sea World Resort & Waterpark, from $140** per night, is located next door to the Seaworld theme park. The Spongebob Splash Park is especially popular while keep an eye out for Nickeledeon's most popular characters greeting guests in the lobby each morning.

CATEGORY: MOST POPULAR FAMILY HOLIDAY DESTINATION Paradise Resort, from $189** per night, is right in the heart of the Gold Coast. Paradise Resort is the perfect base for your family – in fact the kids might not want to leave. The on-site kids club gives parents some much needed respite, while the little ones will love the planned activities, splash park and indoor playground.

CATEGORY: MOST POPULAR FAMILY HOLIDAY DESTINATION The Hamilton Island Resort, from $370** per night. Kids are well-catered for at Hammo – as it's affectionately known. Kids stay and eat free, with a range of activities also available while bubs are also well attended with all the essential items like nappies available for pre-order to your room before you arrive.

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CATEGORY: MOST POPULAR FAMILY HOLIDAY DESTINATION Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains, from $184** per night.

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