The thing about birthdays, is that they come around every year, for every single person that you know. So, how do you make sure you’re getting them the best birthday gifts time and time again? With BananaLab! Whether you’re looking for the perfect birthday present for your family, partner, or friends, our experience gift boxes have the ideal experience gift to fit any budget, interest and location. To show you what we mean, here’s a list that we’ve put together of the coolest birthday gift ideas in each of our ranges.
What makes for a more special birthday present than having an experience with a rare sea animal? You can give a lucky family member or friend just that with a snorkeling session with Bay Play Iluka. Beginning with snorkel instruction and finding the right equipment, you’ll then be taken on a guided snorkel tour. Explore the plants and creatures of the beautiful underwater world, including the unique Weedy Seadragons in their natural habitat, whilst your professional guide teaches you about the marine life of Port Phillip Bay. Moreover, the minimum age for this experience is 6 years, making it the ideal birthday gift for parents with kids or those that want more family time!
Got a loved one who you know needs some ‘me-time’? Then Float Oasis’ Bamboo Massage is the ideal birthday present to give them! Based on their specific needs, their expert masseuse will give them a tailored massage with Swedish techniques. Not only will they leave feeling relaxed and refreshed, the message can also help improve sleep quality, alleviate arthritic pain, increase flexibility, and remove lactic acid – making this the birthday gift that keeps on giving!
What a way to spoil someone on their special day! Situated high in Melbourne’s iconic Rialto Towers, Lui Bar is the ultimate destination to soak in the city’s spectacular skyline and celebrate a birthday. Here, you can enjoy a delectable three cheese platter for two, served with a selection of accompaniments. Of course, you’ll also be able to peruse Lui Bar’s fantastic cocktail menu to decide which two of their signature cocktails to sip on. With adjoining Vue de Monde’s Australian-focused menu lending an influencer on their innovative cocktail menu, there’s sure to be something for everyone!
Gift a loved one the opportunity to celebrate their birthday with the best of both worlds! Escape to the peace of nature in the heart of the Tamar Valley with Wingstons Glamping, but with all the modern conveniences that make everyday life a breeze. Spend your nights in a majestic prospectus tent fitted with European wood fires and a sumptuous queen bed dressed in the finest cotton linen. However, you’ll also have electric lighting, phone chargers and bluetooth speakers at your disposal! In addition, the site also comes with a private fire pit and deck, a Weber Baby Q BBQ and teak dining suite, where you can enjoy your fresh Tasmanian produce.
Know someone who deserves a break for their birthday? A pampering with Innerverse’s float and massage session will make for a thoughtful gift they’ll definitely appreciate! Valid for two people, this experience is perfect for couples or for a girl’s day out. Begin with a 1 hour floating session in a custom tank in a salt-water solution. Here, they’ll have time to get away from it all, and focus on exploring their inner universe. Then, select a massage of your choice from Deep Tissue, Relaxation,Therapeutic, or Pregnancy.
A once in a lifetime experience, perfect for celebrating a birthday! Take flight over the Camden Valley with multi-award winning operator, Balloon Aloft. Over 1 hour, enjoy the picturesque landscape of Sydney’s beautiful Macarthur Region – a hidden gem just 50 minutes from the city centre. Following on from the ride, finish off your experience with a delightful champagne breakfast at Rydges Campbelltown. Doesn’t that sound like the best birthday gift ever?
Looking for a cool birthday gift for a car enthusiast? Anglo Racing Academy’s 5 Lap Taster at Sydney Motorsport Park will make all their dreams come true! They’ll be supplied with a competition-prepared Formula Ford Van Dieman Race Car to drive full pelt down the track – with no engine rev limiters. That means that their car is the same as those that championship-winning race drivers use! However, safety will never be in question as the experience will begin with full instruction from professional drivers and engineers. Following on, you’ll be taken on 2 orientation laps in a road car, before being fitted with racing suits, boots, and helmets. Then, it will be time for you to take the wheel and race down the track, booked for your exclusive use only. To top it all off, coffee, tea, and water will also be supplied for your refreshment!
Do you have a friend who wants to take their birthday to the next level? Active Flight’s Introductory Paragliding Course will literally take their special day to new heights! First off, your experienced instructor will introduce you to the paragliding equipment. By the end of the brief, you’ll have learned how to inflate, control, and land a paraglider. Then, depending on weather conditions and group preferences, put those skills into practice with some small flights from a 30m training hill, or a tandem flight with an instructor! To top off an already brilliant day, you’ll also be provided with video footage of the day’s activities.
A birthday dinner celebration, but make it fancy! For a truly personal birthday gift for a special someone, we highly recommend a romantic, 6 course dinner for two at Eureka 89. Placed in the heart of Melbourne, begin your next with a visit to the Eureka Skydeck to take in spectacular 360-degree views of the city. Next, head up one floor to Eureka 89 Bar to enjoy a signature cocktail each. Following on, prepare to be impressed by a 6 course chef’s tasting menu, accompanied by a bottle of Champagne. Lastly, finish off the evening sharing a delectable cheese player and enjoying the cities’ glittering lights below. With all of that, it’s enough to make anyone say ‘best birthday ever!’