It's February and that can only mean one thing- Valentines Day is almost upon us! When you have kids it can be easy for your relationship to take a backseat to the routine and goings on of everyday life, so why not use V Day as an opportunity to plan a date night/day for your other half and take some well deserved time for yourselves.
Here are some of the awesome Valentines events and packages on offer around Brisbane this year.
Valentines Day 'Wheel of Love' Brisbane bar and eatery, The Charming Squire is teaming up with the Wheel of Brisbane to host the perfect Valentine's Day treat. There are 3 packages on offer depending on your budget with the highest level package including a 4 course meal at The Charming Squire, an hour long gondola ride on The Brisbane Wheel, bottle of wine, souvenir photo and even a complimentary rose for the ladies! The perfect, no effort Valentine's Date.
Valentine's Day at Cloudland This February, to celebrate the most romantic day of the year, Cloudland are hosting the ultimate dining experience for two. An extravagant 3 course meal which includes specially matched wines and cocktails, all accompanied with live music to set the mood. Cloudland promises to take couples on the perfect "romantic journey." There are limited tables available and bookings are required.
Valentine's Day Cruise, Brisbane CBD All aboard the love boat! Kookaburra Showboat Cruises are spreading the romance this Valentine's Day with a 3 hour cruise on the Brisbane River. Take in the beautiful sights of the city and enjoy a 3 course dinner, drinks and live entertainment. The ship departs at 7:00pm on Tuesday 14th February and bookings are essential.
La La Land at Brisbane's Moonlight Cinema If you're planning on hitting up the movie theatre this Valentine's Day then why not go all out and visit Brisbane's Moonlight cinema at the Brisbane Powerhouse. Bring your camping chairs or hire out a couple of bean bags and enjoy romantic movie, "La La Land" under the stars. There is a fully licensed bar and a number of food trucks on site or why not pack a romantic picnic to really impress? Tickets start from just $17 per person.
Valentine's Day Hot Air Balloon Love really is in the air this February so why not brave the skies and take in the beautiful sights of Brisbane with a hot air balloon ride for two! The company will collect you and your other half from any Brisbane hotel, take you for a champagne breakfast at O'Reillys Vineyards and then it's time to take off on a flight you'll never forget.
If you need some time out from the kids over the weekend, want to enjoy a bit of adult conversation and a relaxed tour of the city, Brisbane Food Safari Club has a new experience starting in July.
Valentine's Day Twilight Sail Take to the oceans this Valentine's Day with a twilight sail on Moreton Bay on Queensland's own Tall Ship. Get outdoors and take in the beautiful sights on this romantic trip for two. Bring along your own picnic and drinks, cuddle up and watch the sun set over the water. The ship departs from the William Gun Jetty in Manly and the journey lasts for 3 hours, bookings are essential.
Valentine's Day at the Hamilton Hotel, Brisbane Perhaps you're looking to keep it classic this Valentine's Day and simply treat your other half to a meal and a bottle of wine? Why not head to the Graziers Steakhouse at the Hamilton Hotel where you can enjoy a delicious 3 course meal and a glass of champagne. On top of that, each lucky lady will also receive a single red rose all for the bargain cost of $90 per couple!
Bombshell Burlesque Valentine's Show, Redcliffe Head out for a night of glamour, glitter and giggles as Bombshell Burlesque: Valentine's Vamp! hits Mount Komo Hotel, Redcliffe. Taking place on Friday 10th February, the show features a number of different, award winning performers who are sure to give you a date night that you won't forget in a hurry. With dinner and show packages available, why not make a night of it and do something a little out of the ordinary this Valentine's Day?
Valentine's the Italian Way at Alfredo's, Fortitude Valley Alfredo's Pizzeria, Fortitude Valley are offering couples the perfect, budget friendly Valentine's Date by serving up delicious heart shaped, wood fired pizzas with a glass of wine or beer- all for the bargain cost of $30pp! Delizioso!
Valentines Day takes place on Tuesday 14th February however these event dates may vary, please take a look at individual websites for further information on dates, locations and costs.