When you’re present shopping, there are a few hassles you can do without. Will it arrive on time? Will they actually use it? Will it be something they enjoy and remember?
For guaranteed delivery, flexibility and fun you can’t beat the gift of an experience. Now is the perfect time to give someone the chance to get out of the house and create a great memory. From gourmet picnics to heart-racing adventures, there is an experience for everyone.
The best part of giving an experience is the flexibility. You can select the value of the gift voucher and let the recipient choose from hundreds of adventures all over Australia. Gift vouchers are valid for 3-5 years. Best of all, you don’t have to go into a shop, you can organize it all online.
We have also listed some of our favourite activities that are available in various locations around Australia. Many were gifts given to us, they were a lot of fun and created some great memories.
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Fun, Food and Travel
Solve riddles and puzzles to fill your mystery picnic basket. Where will you go, what goodies will go in your hamper? That’s all part of the Mystery Picnic experience! Choose an area to explore and finish at a beautiful location to enjoy your gourmet picnic lunch. The perfect gift for the foodie in your life.
You choose the value, they choose the adventure
You want to give someone an experience they’ll never forget, but what do you get them? Problem solved! An experience gift voucher from one of these great providers is perfect. You choose the value, they choose the adventure and location – and they have up to 5 years to decide how they want to use it. Best of all, you can email the voucher to them or print it to give to them so no hoping the post arrives!
Great Gift Ideas
If you’d rather choose an experience to give, here are a few suggestions. These activities are available in various locations around Australia. There’s something for everyone from thrill seekers to those who enjoy the finer things in life.
This is the ultimate experience for nature lovers. There are sites all around Australia where you can get up close to these enormous creatures. Seeing them is one of life’s great memories.
Hot Air Ballooning – Up Up & Away
Float silently over spectacular vineyards, rainforests, beaches or the outback. The mix of excitement and peacefulness and beautiful sunrise are something you won’t soon forget.
Mystery Weekend Away
Solve riddles to make your way around an artisan food trail, but the mystery doesn’t end there. After lunch, more clues will lead you to your accommodation. A perfect romantic getaway gift..
From Margaret River to the Yarra Valley and the Adelaide Hills to the Hunter Valley, if you have a wine lover in your life, you’re spoilt for present choices.
Australia has some amazing fresh produce, regional cuisine and top class cafes and restaurants. These tours are the perfect way to spoil the foodie in your life.
Getting on the water is a great way to explore an area. If you have active friends send them off on a kayaking or stand up paddle board adventure.
If you want to pamper a camper, send them glamping! From the outback to the coast to wineries or their own backyard, spoil someone with some luxury under the stars.
Tree Top Adventures
These birds eye adventures take you into the treetops of some of Australia’s most beautiful forests. A great activity for high flying dare devils and nature lovers.
If you have a lazy cyclist in your life, we have the perfect gift. E-bikes are a fun and relaxing way to explore regions from Sydney Harbour and Brisbane to Rottnest Island..
Viator have one of the largest range of experiences on one website. Search in categories like art and culture, outdoors and wildlife, and tours and sightseeing. They cover locations all over Australia from capital cities to popular tourist towns. You can look for experiences by price, location, duration and categories. It’s a great way find that perfect gift for someone special.
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