Are you looking for unique date ideas that don’t involve the stock standard and predictable dinner and a movie? Whether you’re looking to impress a new flame or rekindle the romance in a long term relationship, we’ve pulled together 13 date ideas that are both fun and won’t break the bank. From romantic activities to outdoor adventure, there’s options to suit all personalities and interests.
Kick off your date with a tasty cocktail on arrival before putting your stuff around 9 pop culture-themed holes. When you’ve worked up an appetite, take a break to share a mouth-watering stone-baked pizza.
Surprise the creative in your life with a fun and relaxed paint and sip class at Brisbane’s iconic XXXX Brewery. Load up your paint palette and follow along as your tutor takes you step by step through the featured artwork. A glass of wine or schooner of beer is included.
Embark on a romantic cruise along the beautiful Swan River and soak in the sights between Perth and Fremantle. Afterwards, jump on a ferry and venture to Perth Zoo for a fun-filled day discovering native and exotic animals.
Blow off some steam together by smashing a crate full of crockery each! With a baseball bat in hand, you will have a blast breaking everything that gets in your way. It’s sure to get your heart pumping and will relieve any built up tension.
Enjoy a romantic afternoon picnic surrounded by lush rainforest and picturesque farmland in the Tweed Valley. The team at Mavis’s Kitchen will spoil you with a hamper filled with fresh local produce including cheese, charcuterie and cake. A picnic rug, chopping board and litre of still or sparkling water is included.
In this thrilling 50 minute escape room experience, you will work together to find hidden objects, solve riddles and crack the clues before time runs out!
If you’re looking for an evening full of fun and excitement, look no further than Luke Hocking’s award-winning magic show. He will have you sitting on the edge of your seat in anticipations as he shocks you with acts of magic, illusion and mind reading.
Relive your childhood and experience a dose of nostalgia as you let loose on the lanes over two games. A cocktail on arrival and pizza will help fuel the competitive fun.
If your date or significant other is a lover of gin, this experience is sure to win you some brownie points! At Tiny Bear Distillery, you’ll embark on a short tour of the grounds, learning how their glorious gin in made. Afterwards, kick back with a cheese board and tasting paddle that includes tonic and botanicals so you can play around with flavours.
This forward abseiling session in the You Yangs is perfect for adventure enthusiasts or those looking to conquer their fear of heights. Soak in stunning vistas of flora and mountains as you run face first down steep cliffs. You will feel your bond strengthen as you share words of support.
Indulge your partner’s sweet tooth with a decadent high tea cruise along the Swan River. Nibble on sweet and savoury treats, laugh with each other and swoon over the gorgeous foreshore views.
Prepare yourself for an unimaginable night out with some of the world’s most iconic animals. At Werribee Open Range Zoo, you will embark on an exciting sunset safari before feasting on an African-inspired banquet that is capped off with an immersive cultural performance.
Watch the sun rise and sky dance with changing colours as you explore the Coorong National Park by kayak. A scrumptious picnic of local cheeses, seasonal fruit and beverages is included, which is enjoyed at a vantage point along the way.