What to gift the Woman in your life

What to gift the Woman in your life

Need a gift for a lucky lady? Then we've got you covered!
Imogen Jeffries

We appreciate that not all gift experiences are meant for everyone - so we've broken down a list of day trips, excursions and dining vouchers across Australia that are bound to be related to her personal interests and hobbies.

Is she all about soaring through the sky and getting that 'I can't believe I just did that!' feeling? Or maybe she's more of a laidback wine-o, looking to conquer every winery in Australia one day at a time.

Whatever tickles her fancy, give her one of the below experiences from Gift It Now, to do with her friends, on her own, with your Dad, or together.

For the Thrill Seeker

1.Brisbane Story Bridge Climb | Brisbane

Has she lived in Brisbane her whole life and never conquered the Brisbane Story Bridge? The 2.5-hour climb is an exceptional way to get views of Brisbane all the while challenging any fears she may have of heights!

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2.Tully River White Water Rafting | Cairns

When you think of Cairns, you may just see endless white-sand beaches, glorious weather and a vibrant food scene. To mix things up, purchase your partner a gift to enjoy some of the best whitewater rafting in the country. The Tully River Full Day White Water Rafting departs at 6:30 am from Cairns and takes you out into the river for a group rafting experience. You and your partner can experience grade 3-4 rapids with an experienced river guide.

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3.Harbour Scenic Helicopter Flight | Sydney

If it's a once-in-a-lifetime experience you're looking to give your Mum, wife or partner, opt for the incredibly Sydney Scenic Helicopter Flight and Self Drive. Head up in a helicopter and fly for 20-minutes while she can enjoy amazing views of the Sydney Harbour, Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Complimentary refreshments are also supplied after the flight!

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4.Otway Fly Zip Line Tour | Melbourne

If she's interested in a rushing experience but not so interested in diving out of a plane 10,000ft in the air, she can experience all the same stomach-turning feelings on the Otway Fly Zip Line Tour in Melbourne. This is no experience for the faint-hearted, but if your Mum or partner is strong and enduring, this is the chance for her to test her limits on the 3-hour zip line adventure. Fly 30 metres above the forest floor, there are six different routes to take, and 8 cloud stations, it's an amazing way to spend the day in nature - and learn a bit about the area with commentary from the local guides!

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5.Tandem Skydive | Margaret River

In Perth, the special woman in your life can do something she's always wanted to tandem skydive. The Tandem Skydiving over Busselton and Margaret River Region is one of the best locations in the world to skydive and the journey takes you 10,000ft over beautiful coastline of Geographe Bay. Free fall for 66 seconds before landing on the beach. You and your loved one can celebrate her feat with a celebratory drink at the Equinox restaurant afterwards!

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For the Nature Lover

6.Scenic Cycling Tour | Brisbane

If your lady is looking to get her sweat on, take her to discover the nooks and crannies of sweet Brisbane by bicycle. The Scenic 4-hour Bike Tour is a great way to spend time together while getting to see Brisbane from a new perspective. Hit up the trails in and around Brisbane as you ride along Brisbane's river and the Southlands Parklands, before enjoying craft beer and international cuisine at the market.

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7.Stand Up Paddling Boarding | Brisbane

She's not a regular mum, she's a cool mum. If your looking for a gift particularly for your Mum, and she knows all about the latest hashtag and selfie trends, she's bound to know a little bit about Stand Up Paddle Boarding. If she's never been SUPPING, give her the gift of the Stand-up Paddle Board lessons in Brisbane.

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8.Hot Air Balloon Flight | Sydney

If you're looking for a breathtaking activity to enjoy together in light of International Women's Day, try the 1-hour scenic Sydney Hot Air Balloon Experience in Sydney. Some of the highlights of the trip are: leaving at sunset, flying over the waters of Nepean River, and looking down at Camden Valley. The trip also includes a champagne breakfast with the rest of in-flight members and pilot.

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9.Abseiling Tour | Blue Mountains

Abseiling the Blue Mountains will definitely have anyone's heart pumping. You and your lady can choose from 2 different locations in New South Wales' untouched backcountry, including the Boar's Head and Malaita Wall. Some of the spectacular views including overlooking the Megalong Valley as you traverse over 300cm of a cliff.

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10.Horse Riding Tour | Mornington Peninsula

The Mornington Peninsula Ride, Dine and Bath package is an amazing all inclusive deal for your girlfriend, spouse, Mum, or daughter. She can spend the day Horseback riding along the trails and ocean in Mornington Peninsula, before diving into tasty tapas, and wine. No experience is necessary, meaning that if your gift recipient is a seasoned horseback rider or beginner, it's an exceptional experience for all! The award-winning wine tasting and multi-course tapas lunch takes place at The Cups Estate before the bathing portion of the journey at the thermal waters of Peninsula Hot Springs.

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11.Seal & Penguin Kayaking Tour | Perth

If your special woman lives in Perth, it's time to get her out on the water with The Seal and Penguin Islands Sea Kayak. This experience is the perfect way to spend the day out on the water - 2 hours to be exact. She can explore the natural area of Shoalwater Bay and paddle by the resident colony of Australian Sea Lions, the Fairy Penguins during their daily feeding session. To top things off, kayakers can go snorkelling as well!

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For the Party Go-er

12.Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & Show | Gold Coast

Give your loved one the chance to experience the iconic Dracula's on the Gold Coast. She will arrive at the gothic castle before diving into a 3-course dinner while the performers put on an amazingly entertaining, and musically thrilling show. She can enjoy a spooky themed drink, or ride on the Ghost Train.

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13.Harbour Cabaret Dinner Cruise | Sydney

International Women's Day is the opportunity to show your appreciation for the hard work your significant other puts into her career and family. So why take her to the usual restaurant in Sydney when you can take her out on the water? The Sydney Harbour Cabaret Dinner Cruise is a three-hour experience with a taste for Sydney's finest landmarks and views. The cruise takes you past Luna Park and the Sydney Opera House and there is onboard entertainment, including the one-hour Cabaret Show, before sitting into a meal. Enjoy smoked salmon rolls, Northern River prime veal or oven roasted chicken breast, a Vanilla bean pannacotta, and so much more!

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14.Colonial Tramcar Dinner | Melbourne

If she's interested in a full-on evening of dining, conversing and cruising through Melbourne's historical streets, the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant in Melbourne dining experience is the way to go. Choose from a selection of appetisers (cognac or a roasted red capsicum dip) a main(farmed eye fillet or grilled chicken,) and dessert options like vanilla bean panna cotta - and much more!

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15.Swan Valley Winery Tour and Cruise | Perth

A full-day on a cruise spent drinking the beverage of her choice - does this sound like something she would fancy? The Swan Valley Full Day Winery Cruise and Coach Tour begins with a cruise along the Swan River on a comfortable vessel with morning tea and savoury and sweet delights, as well as a glass of the month Western Australia wine. Disembark on the river cruise and prepare to stop off at four different fantastic wineries in the Swan Valley, including Houghton Winery. Other stops along the way include chocolate and truffle tasting at Margaret River Chocolate Company and the MR Choc Providore.

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16.High Tea Cruise | Brisbane

If the woman in your life is an avid tea drinker and lover of all things sweet and pretty, she can enjoy all of these things with the Brisbane High Tea Cruise. Whether you purchase as a gift for just her, or for you and a few other women in her life, it's a beautiful and classy day out in Brisbane that will always be remembered! The cruise is 2-hours long and takes you in the charming and iconic timber paddle wheelers along the Brisbane River. Enjoy cups of tea, taking in the Brisbane scenery, along with living entertainment. The High Tea menu includes mini cupcakes, fresh strawberry tartlets, delicate scones, petit fours, dark & white chocolate topped profiteroles, assorted finger sandwiches - and much more savoury and sweet options.

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For the Foodie

17.Pavilion Restaurant on the Domain Dinner | Sydney

In Sydney, take her to the Pavilion Restaurant on the Domain. Why go here? The scenery is amazing - you can see views of the Royal Botanic Gardens while nestled amongst lush greenery with a drink in hand. The menu is an assortment of contemporary Australian cuisine, including seasonal and local ingredients, with a bottle of wine.

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18.Melbourne Cruising Restaurant | Melbourne

A fan-favourite, the Melbourne Cruising Restaurant receives almost 5-stars every time by guests, and there's no surprise why! The Spirit of Melbourne Cruising Restaurant offers an amazing ambience for a celebration. Take her here with the rest of your family for a truly enjoyable dinner - there's a 4-course gourmet meal (freshly prepared on board!) with highly skilled chefs. Choose from a Chicken Meal, Salmon, Beef, Lamb or Vegetarian main, accompanied by an entree tasting platter to start, a cheese platter and tea, coffee and chocolates to conclude. The three-hour cruise makes for an unforgettable evening!

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19.Swan River Dinner Cruise | Perth

If it's a dining experience you're looking for in Perth, there's no better way to enjoy a celebratory meal than over an indulgent meal paired with local WA beer and wine! The 3-hour cruise takes you along Perth's Swan River while your Mum or partner can enjoy the delightful dishes like Turkish bread, Thai-style chicken curry, king prawns, leg ham, four gourmet salads, and so much more!

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For the Wine-O

20.Sirromet Winery Tour | Brisbane

If you're looking to please her, but would like to have a little fun yourself, the Brisbane Sirromet Winery tour is ideal. This gift voucher will allow you to tour the beautiful Sirromet Winery, taste some of the award-winning wine and dine at the popular Restaurant Lurleens. This is a delicious, scenic and relaxing gift that she'll love.

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21.Yarra Valley Wine Tour | Melbourne

Has your Mum, sister or spouse ever ventured into the Yarra Valley to taste everything red, white and rose? The journey begins with a pick-up from Melbourne's CBD before heading out in a luxurious Mercedes ML 350. The personalised tour includes cellar door tasting at a handful of the region's leading wineries like De Bortoli, Coldstream Hills, Dixons Creek Estate, Dominique Portet, and Levantine Hill. The chance to speak to the winery owners, indulge in cheese, is also on the itinerary.

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22.Hunter Valley Wine Tour | Sydney

A wine tour is one of the best ways to celebrate not just a special occassion like International Women's Day - but life in general! Purchase a trip to the Hunter Valley from Sydney. The tour is specifically catered to Hunter Valley's boutique wineries, meaning there are fewer lines, fewer people, and more wine drinking!

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23.Margaret River Wine Tour | Perth

Head South of Perth and discover a smorgasbord of sensational food, fine wines and amazing scenery! The Margaret River Wine Tour is not just a visit to the vineyards, but also to the streets of the Margaret River township - a chance to discover the beautiful boutique stores and more. The day continues with a genuine Australian picnic-style lunch at the Cave Tearooms, along with a guided tour of Mammoth Cave.

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If you're looking for more experience gift ideas around Australia, then check out our full range of gifts!

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