April 13, 2018

There is no better time to get out and about and explore Melbourne with your significant-other on a romantic adventure. Let’s get back to some traditional Nicholas Spark-esk romantic activities with some unique and wonderful dates ideas available in Melbourne.


Melbourne International Comedy Festival

With so many shows available to choose from at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival you will surely find a show that will tickle your funny bones. 

Whether you’re on your first date or celebrating a milestone anniversary, sharing the laughter is a time honoured romantic tradition-bound to bring you closer together.

Melbourne's Planetarium After Dark

Be sure to take your significant other with you to one of the Melbourne Planetarium’s After Dark 18+ events. The romance in your relationship is sure to renew under the glow of the Planetarium dome as it illuminates with a stellar film.

Cork & Chroma

At Cork & Chroma’s you and your significant other can get a little silly with a glass of wine and let your creative side loose with a directed painting session. We promise you don’t need to be the next Michelangelo to enjoy the romantic atmosphere - and will have a beautiful painting to take home as a wonderful souvenir of your time together.

Chocoholic Tours

Melbourne’s very own Chocoholic Tours will not disappoint, these premium small group walking experiences have been designed to showcase Melbourne's wonderous lanes, arcades and all of the city’s cultural hot spots.

The perfect date for the ultimate sweet tooth, you and your significant-other will visit Melbourne’s finest chocolatiers, all-the-while listening to your passionate guide offer some memorable insights into the Melbourne landscape and its chocolatiering history.

This is an experience you and your partner will remember for a lifetime, and sharing those insta-worthy photos are sure to make your friends and family book their own choctastic date.

Guided Boat Tours in the Royal Botanic Gardens

Enjoy the picturesque islands of the Ornamental Lake in Melbourne’s stunning Royal Botanic Gardens, on a serene Guided Punt Cruise.

Relax and enjoy the views as you travel amongst some of the most exquisite natural scenery the professional punter explains some of the history, environment, wildlife, and plants that surround you on this relaxing and almost meditative date with your SO.

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The perfect date in Melbourne should end with a booking at the right hotel. When it comes to luxury accommodation The Sebel, Docklands is the forerunner in service, amenities, and has several options for beautiful waterfront views.