If you’re searching for what the best gift for a child is or something for the kid who has everything, an experience gift is the way to go. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift you don’t need to wrap or an alternative to a birthday party, there’s no better gift than the gift of adventure.
The best experience gifts for kids
Jet boat ride, the Gold Coast
Available for kids as young as five, this action-packed experience will get everyone's adrenaline pumping! With speeds of over 80km/h, exciting stunts like 360-degree spins, power slides and more; this jet boat adventure is truly fit for any thrill-seeker, whether they are young or young at heart.
SEA LIFE Sydney entry
While this may be a gift for the kids, we guarantee you’ll love a trip to the aquarium too. With exhibits showcasing amazing marine life from the freshwater rivers of the south to the tropical reefs of the north, there are so many incredible things to discover at SEA LIFE. Whether you’re in Sydney, Melbourne or on the Sunshine Coast, this is an excellent experience gift for all kids.
Flying fox adventure, Sunshine Coast
This fun flying fox adventure makes for an awesome experience gift. Climbing high ladders, teetering across narrow walkways and crossing suspension bridges are just some of the obstacles faced as you journey your way deeper into the tree-top park. Feel your adrenaline rise as you move on to the next obstacle, before facing 1 of 12 flying foxes, with some spanning 120 meters long!
Canyoning, the Blue Mountains
Canyoning is an excellent adventure for anyone looking to challenge themselves and overcome their fears. With kids as young as 10 able to participate, this is such an awesome experience to gift any adventure-loving kid. As they journey through the natural maze formations of the Blue Mountains, they will be in absolute awe of what they can achieve!
Dolphin sanctuary kayaking, Adelaide
This experience in Adelaide is the perfect adventure for families who want to relax, soak up some sunshine and enjoy an active adventure outdoors. Explore Adelaide’s very own dolphin sanctuary and shipwreck heritage trail while kayaking. Keep an eye out for a wealth of birdlife and sea creatures along the way.
Quad biking sand dunes adventure, Port Stephens
Rev your engines and take off on an exciting quad bike journey through the great expanse of Port Stephen’s sand dunes. Your expert guides will lead you over tracks, coastal grassland and scrub, before arriving at the iconic Stockton Beach Sand Dunes. This adventure would make for an awesome alternative to a traditional birthday party for teenagers.