Brilliant birthday gifts that break the mould

by Brittany Wheeler

Are you on the hunt for a unique birthday gift that stands out from the pack? Chances are your loved one has enough ‘stuff’. So this year, gift them an enriching and memorable experience from RedBalloon that will do just that. From hatted dining to flying adventures, we’ve rounded up some brilliant birthday gift ideas that our customers have loved. All gift vouchers are valid for 5 years, ready to be enjoyed when that perfect moment arises.

Deer Duck Bistro 5-course chef-hatted degustation
QLD: 5-course chef-hatted degustation

“We had the most wonderful dining experience at Deer Duck restaurant… The food was absolutely wonderful, beautifully presented, tasted amazing and was just the right total amount of dishes. The wine selection was great and the staff were terrific. Highly recommend this experience,” Jo.

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Peninsula hot springs private bath
VIC: Hot springs private sanctuary and bathe

” The entire experience was relaxing and stress free and the private bath topped it all off. A romantic and serene moment together that will be cherished forever,” Ashleigh.

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Scenic helicopter flight over Uluru and Kata Tjuta
NT: Scenic helicopter flight over Uluru and Kata Tjuta

“I had the most fantastic experience flying over Uluru and Kata Tjuta in a helicopter. The pilot gave us a run down of the surroundings and fun facts about the area. The views were amazing, I couldn’t get the smile off my face all day. I highly recommend this experience!” Rach.

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Hot Air Ballooning Over Byron Bay with Gourmet Breakfast
NSW: Hot air balloon ride over Byron Bay with breakfast

“It was an incredible experience. I had never had a view as beautiful as this. It was my first time in a balloon and together with my partner, it was a beautiful moment. The staff, the treatment, the experience; everything in itself was perfect,” Duvan.

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Gin blending class South Australia
SA: Barossa gin making experience with 3 course lunch

“We loved our experience with Brett, he was so knowledgeable, friendly and informative. It was an education about gin making. Our lunch break was a feast at the eatery and then to sample gin blended by us. It was a treat,” Paula.

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Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday scenic flight
QLD: Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday scenic flight

“Once in a lifetime experience that I’ll never forget. Simply stunning views of the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsundays Islands. Highly recommend booking this scenic flight as the experience from start to finish was perfect, Emma.

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Retro drive-in movie overnight stay and breakfast
NSW: Retro drive-in movie overnight stay and breakfast

“This experience was unique, uplifting and relaxing. The accommodation at Atura is very Trendy and clean. We enjoyed a few drinks at the bar before the movie. At the drive-in we were flooded with nostalgia. Great movie selection. Highly recommend this experience,” Karina.

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Hands-on trial instructional flight over Hobart
TAS: Hands-on trial instructional flight over Hobart

“What a fantastic experience. I would especially encourage older people such as myself to give this a go. Pilot was amazing letting me fly most of the experience and also showed me some things a beginner wouldn’t try that added to the experience… Cannot recommend enough,” Kerry.

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ACT: Men’s hot towel shave and hair cut with beer and gift

“Great experience, relaxed and enjoyed a drink. Very happy with my haircut and shave. A great gift, ” Vincent.

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Woman getting a massage outside
NSW, VIC & QLD: At home massage

“This was my first home massage visit so I didn’t know what to expect, however I felt comfortable and Sam was fantastic. He knew what he was doing, arrived on time and focused on my pain areas. I highly recommend him, Isabelle.

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Helicopter flying over Brisbane at sunset

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