Gift ideas for parents

by Brittany Wheeler

Stumped on suitable gift ideas for parents or your in-laws? Whether they’re the type that have everything or they’re simply hard to buy for, we’ve curated a range of experiences that are sure to bring a smile to their faces. From dining and wine tours to relaxing getaways, say goodbye to uninspiring gifts and show your appreciation with a RedBalloon experience. Perfect for Christmas, anniversaries or other special occasions, browse this brag-worthy range below.

Deer Duck Bistro restaurant meal
QLD: 5 Course Chef-Hatted Degustation with Matching Wines – For 2

Treat them to a seasonal five course degustation that blends French and modern Australian cuisine, served with matching wines.

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The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa, Byron Bay
NSW: Byron Bay Overnight Getaway with Breakfast and Wine – For 2

Score yourself some brownie points and spoil them with an overnight getaway in Byron Bay. Staying at The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa, they’ll enjoy a bottle of sparkling wine on arrival, continental buffet breakfast and complimentary yoga.

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Peninsula Hot Springs
VIC: Hot Springs, Tapas Lunch and Wine Tasting

Spoil them rotten with an indulgent day out in the Mornington Peninsula. They’ll begin at the award-winning Peninsula Hot Springs with a relaxing soak in the natural thermal waters before heading to a local winery for a tasting and tapas lunch.

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Sirromet Winery wine tasting
QLD: Winery Tour and Tasting with Italian Lunch

Are your parents wine lovers? At Sirromet Winery, they’ll uncover the fascinating history of the family run winery during an insightful guided tour. Finish with a cellar door tasting of six estate-made wines before enjoying a Tuscan-inspired lunch.

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Helicopter flying over Sydney Opera House
Private Sydney Harbour Helicopter Flight – For 2

Give them a taste of the high life with a private helicopter flight over Sydney Harbour. They’ll experience spectacular aerial views of the Harbour Bridge, Opera House, Taronga Zoo, Bondi Beach and more.

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Perth Swan River cruise
WA: Perth Swan River Dinner Cruise with Drinks

Surprise them with a delightful buffet dinner cruise on Perth’s Swan River. Live entertainment and unlimited wine, beer and soft drinks completes this gorgeous evening.

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Hot air balloons flying over Melbourne city
VIC: Hot Air Balloon Ride Over Melbourne with Breakfast – For 2

Send them on a magical hot air balloon flight over Melbourne as the sun rises and the city comes to life. Afterwards, they’ll celebrate with a champagne breakfast at the Pullman Hotel.

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