Unique experiences, gifts and things to do for couples

Nothing quite says “I love you” like jumping out of a plane at 15,000ft, a Great Barrier Reef scuba dive, or a twilight dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour.

With experiences promoting increased happiness, we think it might be worth ditching the material gifts and spending your hard-earned dough on creating lasting memories with that special someone, helping to cement your relationship. Hey, just call us Cupid because we've got a good line up for things to do for couples!

If you’re looking for a mesmerising gift idea for your beloved, something for your next date night, or are treating a well-deserving couple to an experience, we’ve got suggestions that will get your adventure taste buds tingling – no matter your budget.

15,000ft tandem skydive over the beach, Wollongong

An experience like no other, and not for the faint hearted. If you fancy getting your pulses pumping, this experience is just the ticket. Give yourselves over to the sensational thrill of a 60 second free fall with an expert instructor, at speeds of up to 200kph. What better way to bond as a couple than to tick something off your bucket lists.

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Shared scenic helicopter flight, Sydney Harbour

For couples who would prefer to enjoy the view without the fall, this might just be the perfect experience for you. Take in the breathtaking, world-famous Sydney sights from 1000 feet above the city during this scenic helicopter flight. Once back on the ground, you’ll be left with memories that will last a lifetime.

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Private 20-minute helicopter flight for two, Melbourne

This experience is the ultimate in romance, where you get to enjoy your very own private helicopter flight above the Melbourne CBD. Relax in the VIP departure prior to take-off, before taking in a bird’s eye view of this beautiful city -  Port Melbourne, St Kilda Beach coastline and the iconic sights of Melbourne’s CBD. This luxury experience will feel truly intimate and exclusive.

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Hot air ballooning

A relaxing yet thrilling hot-air balloon experience is the perfect romantic treat for a couple. Breathtaking views, wonderful company and breakfast at the end - it’s a recipe for lasting love! We have a huge range of romantic hot air ballooning experiences across Australia, that are sure to set your hearts on fire.

Yarra Valley: Find dates and book here.          Gold Coast: Find dates and book here.

Hunter Valley: Find dates and book here.        Barossa Valley: Find dates and book here.

Twilight Sydney Harbour Bridge climb

See Sydney from on top of one of Australia’s most iconic landmarks, the ‘coathanger’. Take in a 360-panorama view of the city under soft glowing light as day turns to night and the sun disappears below the horizon. Afterwards you can boast to friends and family that you’ve completed the world’s best-known bridge climb together #couplegoals.

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City lights dinner cruise, Brisbane River  

Push the boat out with this cruise experience as you float down the Brisbane River under the stars. On board the iconic Kookaburra Queen paddle wheeler, you will get a delicious contemporary buffet, complete with evening entertainment. Together you can eat, drink and dance your hearts out, while seeing the best Brisbane has to offer.

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World heritage cruise with premium seating, Strahan

Step back in time while visiting Australia’s oldest penal colony; the remote settlement simply known as “Hell’s Gate.” Arriving by boat to Sarah Island, passing ocean trout and Atlantic salmon farms along the way, guests will learn the harsh conditions reserved for the most notorious offenders. It might not sound romantic, but it sure is an experience! Includes a guided tour and gourmet buffet lunch.

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Scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland

Take the plunge with this introductory scuba dive on the world’s most famous coral reef. Explore the vibrant beauty of the coral and marine life, with perfect dive points and exciting swim throughs. Those that swim together, stay together… right?

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Twilight dinner cruise, Sydney

Step back in time on this fantastic square rigger tall ship. Take in Sydney’s most iconic sights, including the famous Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, all while enjoying a delicious dinner - how romantic!

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Stand up paddle boarding, Margaret River

Learn to SUP with your SO (that’s stand up paddleboard with your significant other, for those of you playing at home). Paddle your way through the breathtaking wilderness of the Blackwood River National Park. And don’t worry if you haven’t tried it before, no experience is necessary – it’s easy!

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Sydney Harbour sunset dinner and drinks cruise

Enjoy an unlimited drinks package, shared entrée and two course a la carte, as you watch the sun go down – all set to the iconic and dazzling backdrop of Sydney Harbour. That’s romance you guys.

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Romantic picnic for two, Shark Island

Cruise across Sydney Harbour in a water taxi with your picnic basket in tow, before arriving to your private picnic destination on Shark Island. Throw down your rug and take in the sights and sounds from this secluded island. Now that’s what we call a date night!

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