Gelato Messina

Cheap Dates, First Dates, Group Dates, Melbourne, Sydney

Going for ice cream is up there with going to the movies and getting coffee in the typical date idea hall of fame. But this isn’t typicaldateideas.com.au, so why would we need to suggest getting ice cream then? Don’t get us wrong going for ice cream is a great date idea, but why not aim higher and get the best gelato in Australia? According to the Good Food Guide you’ll get this at  Gelato Messina.

Melbourne Picnics

Activity Dates, Fancy Dates, Group Dates, Melbourne

Chances are if you’ve ever been in a relationship for any reasonable amount of time you’ve been on at least one picnic. It is a truly classic date idea. However you’ve probably never been on a picnic as stunning as the one Melbourne Picnics serve up! Every aspect of the picnic; from the food, the location and the set up is styled in a way that encourages a fun and memorable date. The best bit is that everything is done for you, so no more cutting up carrots into little sticks or lugging around picnic baskets! All of this is perfect for surprises, anniversaries and engagements especially! This is because until you arrive at the picnic, your partner will have no idea anything special is going on. You just book a time and arrive at your designated snacking and relaxing wonderland in Fitzroy Gardens, East Melbourne.

IceBar Melbourne

Activity Dates, Date Nights, First Dates, Group Dates, Melbourne

Are you looking for an idea to break the ice on your next date? Well IceBar Melbourne is the perfect date idea to make that happen! This place is such a unique setting as it is the only ice bar in Australia. These surroundings will easily spark free-flowing conversation and create fun memories. Plus if you can’t get a cuddle from your date at -10°C, it’s probably never going to happen.

Little Creatures Geelong

Date Nights, Date Trips, First Dates, Geelong, Group Dates

Whether you live locally in Geelong and are struggling for date ideas or are planning a romantic road trip up the coast from Melbourne and along the Great Ocean Road, Little Creatures Brewery is an essential place to visit. Meandering through the grounds you’ll feel like you’ve wandered right into Willy Wonka’s factory, just swap golden tickets for golden beers and you pretty much get the picture.  

Peninsula Hotsprings

Activity Dates, Date Trips, Fancy Dates, Group Dates, Melbourne

Peninsula Hotsprings on Melbourne’s Mornington Peninsula is an essential experience for couples looking beyond the CBD for a romantic getaway. It would be pretty hard to mess this date idea up, but the team at fundateideas.com.au have some hot tips to maximise your romance points, so you won’t be sweating on the details and can just kick back with your partner and relax! 

Melbourne Boat Hire, Self Drive

Activity Dates, Fancy Dates, First Dates, Group Dates, Melbourne

It can be difficult to get the balance right between fun and romance when planning a date. However a self-drive tour up the iconic Yarra River would have to be a contender for both the most romantic and fun date idea in Melbourne. If you are planning an anniversary, proposal or just an unforgettable date night, it may well be time to rock the boat!

The Escape Hunt Experience – Melbourne

Activity Dates, Date Nights, Group Dates, Melbourne

Sometimes dating someone can feel like solving a really complex puzzle, but at Escape Hunt Experience Melbourne that’s exactly what you will be doing together. You and your date can work together to escape by piecing together the clues.

Meatball & Wine Bar

Date Nights, Group Dates, Melbourne

Much has been said about the unpredictability of Melbourne weather. However as we come into the winter months, it starts getting a bit more predictable; it will probably be 50 shades of grey. Therefore it takes something special to coax us out onto the wet and cold streets. The problem is if you suggest to your date that you both stay in for the entirety of winter, it will come across as equal parts boring and sleazy. But fun date ideas has got you covered, come out of the cold and into Meatball & Wine Bar.