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Hands up if you’ve been guilty of giving a sub-par gift? Usually, it’s dad that ends up with a bottle of wine (no card, not even a gift bag!). We’ve all been there. But the good news is, you'll never have to worry about finding the perfect gift again. It’s time to GIFT DIFFERENT. But how? You ask. It’s simple. At RedBalloon, we have over 5000 experiences. We’re not just talking about skydiving and bridge climbing… you can now gift someone the chance to brew their own cider, do a floristry workshop or resin jewellery class. Get inspired by these unique gift ideas and experience the true joy of gifting today.
Private luxury Harbour cruise with hamper and bubbles
Want to make someone feel like they are a movie star for a day? This private luxury Harbour cruise screams VIP. Sit back, relax and sip some bubbles on your private Italian inspired water limousine while you take in the sights of Sydney Harbour. This is the perfect experience to share for a special anniversary or milestone moment.
Whale watching and speed boat thrill
Imagine the look on your loved one’s face when they see a whale breach just metres away from their boat. You could make this moment happen by gifting them a whale watching cruise. It’s even more exciting on a speed boat – they aren’t lying when they describe this experience as a thrill ride!
Authentic Japanese cooking class
We all know someone who’s obsessed with dumplings… So why not gift them the knowledge of how to make tradition gyoza in this hands-on cooking class. It’s the gift that keeps on giving!
Kayaking on Sydney Harbour
Looking for something a little different to your standard Harbour cruise? How about seeing the sights of Sydney from a kayak while you discover the hidden beaches of Middle Harbour? Be prepared to experience a whole other side to Sydney on this beautiful half day tour.
Surry Hills food safari
Discover the sweet side to Sydney and spoil the foodie in your life to a delicious day out. While the locations may vary from tour to tour, you can expect delicious sweets and treats at every turn - not to mention some entertaining stories from the colourful past of Surry Hills.
V8 race car driving
Just imagine the roar of the engine, the adrenaline as you speed up the straight and spin around the corners... There is nothing like the thrill of sitting in the driver's seat of a V8 supercar. Gift someone the chance to live out their dreams of being a race car driver for a day.
Chef's Table experience with champagne and cookbook for four
You know you're about to experience something special when you're given champagne and oysters on arrival. You might want to prepare with a day of fasting before you tuck into this eight-course Chef's Table dining experience at the Hilton Hotel's Glass Brasserie. You certainly won't go home hungry!
Single Malt Whisky and cheese experience
Few things go better together than whisky and cheese. You'll learn loads during this interactive tasting class hosted by Claudia Bowman and David Ligoff. Get ready for a cosy night of indulging in a few of the finer things in life.