They have been taking off their busy schedules to bond with the children over the festive period.
And on Wednesday, the Hemsworth clan was the focus of a perfect picture postcard scene as Chris, wife Elsa Pataky and their children, India Rose, Tristan and Sasha frolicked on the beach.
Showing off his impossibly toned physique, the shirtless 32-year-old Thor star could have easily been on a movie set as he spent time with his family in Melbourne, Victoria.
Thor blimey! Chris Hemsworth was the focus of a perfect picture postcard beach scene as he spent Wednesday at the beach in Melbourne wife Elsa Pataky and their children, India Rose, Tristan and Sasha
Sand castles in the sun: Elsa kept one of he twins occupied as they played on the beach
Perfect picture postcard: Elsa held onto little India Rose, three, while Chris watched one of the twins and kept an eye on the family dog
Actress Elsa, 39, held onto little India Rose, three, swaddled in a towel, while Chris watched one of the twins and kept an eye on the family dog.
The striking couple took turns to watch over their brood and at one stage Chris hopped onto a boogie board and put his surfing skills into action.
Punching the air as he glided to the shore, the former Home And Away star was clearly delighted to be back on home turf.
Look at daddy! She pointed out to the ocean showing her little one how their father had paddled out on a boogie board and looked relaxed in animal print shorts
Where he comes: Chris hopped onto a boogie board and put his surfing skills into action
The Spanish-born actress, who has launched her own lingerie line, looked relaxed and carefree in a black vest, leopard print shorts as she padded around bare foot on the sand.
Swaddling little India Rose, three, in a towel, she pointed out to the ocean showing her daughter their father’s boogie-boarding skills.
For his part Chris wore just a pair of long black shorts as he looked at home beside the sea.
Shirtless Chris Hemsworth shows off his skateboarding skills