Valentine’s Day 2023: Gift ideas, things to do, tips & tricks

Don't panic about Valentine's Day this year. Here's your guide to buying romantic gifts, finding things to do and generally winning at Valentine's Day. You've got this.

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Come February 14th each year, couples wonder if their other half is planning everything, singles loudly express their distaste for the "Hallmark Holliday" and let's not even get started on people who just started dating and now have to navigate a relationship landmine with more precision than a bomb disposal squad.

But it doesn't have to be that stressful! Just do whatever makes you and your partner happy - and if you're single, celebrate yourself! Whether you want to go nuts with a hot air balloon ride and wine or just want to spend the night in with pizza (and probably still wine), Valentine's Day can be whatever you damn well, please.



Valentine's Day date ideas in your city


Valentine's Day Flowers

What would Valentine's Day be without flowers? No, seriously. Without flowers, the whole holiday might cease to exist.

You might be a traditionalist at heart and be looking to send your lucky lover a dozen red roses. Or maybe you want to break tradition and send sunflowers. Or peonies. Or a cactus. Whatever floats your boat, you can order it online and ensure it's delivered by Valentine's Day.

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$200
Blushing Beauty

Blushing Beauty

$200

  • A stunning and generous seasonal arrangement of locally grown blooms
  • 30 premium flower stems including luxury roses, snapdragons and Sim carnations
  • A free message card for a personal note
    Shop now: LVLY
    $135
    Cocktail Gift Set and Flowers

    Cocktail Gift Set and Flowers

    $135

    • 3 delicious 110ml cocktails set containing Espresso Martini, Negroni and Martini
    • Select a Native posy size: Classic, Large or Luxe
    • A LVLY glass jar with assorted cute quotes and a free message card
      Shop now: LVLY
      $59.99
      Blushing Champagne

      Blushing Champagne

      $59.99

      • Most ravishing aromatic blossoms in brilliant coral, precious peach, and shimmering white
      • For Deluxe they'll add additional flowers that will coordinate with the arrangement in both style and colour
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: FlowerDelivery.com
      $59
      Sunrise Flower Bouquet Grand

      Sunrise Flower Bouquet Grand

      $59

      • Artificial flower bouquet with choccie star centres
      • Designed to bring a smile to mum's face
      • Free shipping over $120
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Edible Blooms
      $129
      Ferrero Lindt Chocolate Luxury Bouquet

      Ferrero Lindt Chocolate Luxury Bouquet

      $129

      • Beautifully delivered in our signature gift box or carry bag
      • Complimentary gift card
      • Free shipping over $120
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Edible Blooms
      $119
      Julieta

      Julieta

      $119

      • Go large and really dazzle them by upsizing your order
      • Same-day delivery Australia wide
      • A multi-award winner for Most Satisfied Customer
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      Shop now: Easyflowers
      $139
      24K Gold Plated Rose - Red

      24K Gold Plated Rose - Red

      $139

      • Real red rose hand preserved within a 24k gold and acrylic glaze
      • Symbol of love, passion and romance
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      Shop now: Easyflowers
      $180$130
      Roses and Lillies

      Roses and Lillies

      $180$130

      • Beautiful 10 long-stem Premium Red Roses that are paired with gentle scented Lilies
      • Add an extra gift and card message
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Amazing Graze
      $179.95
      Red Rose in Long Gift Box

      Red Rose in Long Gift Box

      $179.95

      • Cherish the love, appreciate the blessings and spoil them with 12 Long Stem Red Rose
      • Add an extra gift and card message
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Amazing Graze
      $79
      Whimsy

      Whimsy

      $79

      • Petite floral box arrangement
      • Cheerful bright blooms with optional additionals
      • Standard and premium sizes available
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Interflora
      $79
      Flamenco

      Flamenco

      $79

      • Mixed flower wrap in bright zesty colours
      • Expertly handcrafted by a local florist
      • Designed to impress
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Interflora
      $99
      Sweetness

      Sweetness

      $99

      • Bouquet of mixed blooms
      • Flower have tones of pink and soft mink green
      • Expertly handcrafted and wrapped
      • Offers Afterpay
      • Offers Zip Pay
      • Accepts PayPal
      Shop now: Interflora
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      $99
      Brisbane: Cielo Rooftop Experience for Two with Cheese Platter

      Brisbane: Cielo Rooftop Experience for Two with Cheese Platter

      $99

      • Four signature cocktails to share
      • Cheeseboard to share
      • Charcuterie board to share
        Shop now: Scoopon
        $375
        Yarra Valley: Award-winning Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Flight with Sparkling Breakfast

        Yarra Valley: Award-winning Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Flight with Sparkling Breakfast

        $375

        • 1 hr. hot air balloon flight over Yarra Valley
        • Complete flight and ground insurance
        • Complimentary in-flight photos
          Shop now: Scoopon
          $109
          Gold Coast: Chef-Hatted Miss Moneypenny's Broadbeach Selection Dining Experience

          Gold Coast: Chef-Hatted Miss Moneypenny's Broadbeach Selection Dining Experience

          $109

          • Chef's Signature Dish Selection (shared degustation menu of seven dishes)
          • A glass of Champagne on arrival
          • Artisan sourdough
            Shop now: Luxury Escapes
            $249
            Yarra Valley: Seven-Course Interactive Dining Experience

            Yarra Valley: Seven-Course Interactive Dining Experience

            $249

            • Luxurious seven-course dinner at Eleonore’s Restaurant
            • Glass of sparkling wine on arrival in the Drawing Room
            • Interaction with chefs
              Shop now: Luxury Escapes
              $159$134
              Oodie Weighted Blanket

              Oodie Weighted Blanket

              $159$134

              • Premium blanket
              • Super comforting
              • Helps with sleep and anxiousness
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: The Oodie
              $55
              'Be Mine' Cookie with Roses

              'Be Mine' Cookie with Roses

              $55

              • Giant heart-shaped cookie filled with faux red roses
              • Order by 12pm for same day dispatch
              • Free shipping over $120
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Goldelucks
              $19.95
              Wishstone Collection Rose Quartz Heart Bag Charm

              Wishstone Collection Rose Quartz Heart Bag Charm

              $19.95

              • Beautiful bag charm featuring a heart-shaped rose quartz stone with handy mini carabiner
              • Rose quartz is linked to love: peace and calm
              • Free shipping over $99
              • 365-day return policy
              • Offers Klarna
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: LatestBuy
              $82.95
              Villainous Valentines Faux Leather Mini Backpack

              Villainous Valentines Faux Leather Mini Backpack

              $82.95

              • Material: Faux leather.
              • Adjustable shoulder straps.
              • Printed details.
              • Free shipping over $99
              • 365-day return policy
              • Offers Klarna
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: LatestBuy
              $69.99
              Mandy Plunge Bodysuit

              Mandy Plunge Bodysuit

              $69.99

              • Satin binding waist detail
              • Statement rose gold hardware with diamante
              • Adjustable shoulder straps
              • Free shipping over $99
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Humm
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Bras N Things
              $62.95
              Butt Naked Wingman Skit Kit

              Butt Naked Wingman Skit Kit

              $62.95

              • Set Includes: Bellini Sugar Scrub 250g, Dirty Chai Body Scrub 250g , Chai Lip scrub 30g, Cuban Coffee Lip Balm 10g
              • Helps to get rid of impurities, exfoliating both your skin and your mind
              • Free shipping over $75
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: THE ICONIC
              $49.95
              Guess Love Hrt Stud Gld

              Guess Love Hrt Stud Gld

              $49.95

              • Perfect accessory to refine an everyday look
              • Stainless Steel
              • Free shipping over $50
              • 60-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: David Jones
              $109
              GHD Flight Travel Hair Dryer

              GHD Flight Travel Hair Dryer

              $109

              • Perfect travel hair dryer
              • Salon style on the go
              • Zip Pay is available
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: GHD
              $111
              Anastasia Beverly Hills - Norvina Pro Pigment Eyeshadow Palette Vol 5

              Anastasia Beverly Hills - Norvina Pro Pigment Eyeshadow Palette Vol 5

              $111

              • 25 different colours
              • Mix of matte and shimmer finish
              • Free shipping over $25
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Klarna
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Sephora
              $54.95
              Lovehoney Plus Size Twilight Temptation Halterneck Basque Set

              Lovehoney Plus Size Twilight Temptation Halterneck Basque Set

              $54.95

              • Alluring plus size lace underwired basque set
              • Matching G-string completes the seductive look
              • Adjustable back strap
              • Free shipping over $59
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Lovehoney
              $224.95
              Lovense Lush 3 App Controlled Vibrator

              Lovense Lush 3 App Controlled Vibrator

              $224.95

              • App controlled love egg vibrator
              • Ecstasy inducing shareable play
              • Enjoy with your partner from anywhere
              • Free shipping over $59
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Lovehoney
              $54.95
              Monogamy Adult Board Game

              Monogamy Adult Board Game

              $54.95

              • Over 400 seductive ideas and three levels of play intimate passionate and steamy
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: eBay
              $115
              Two Dozen Choc-Dipped Strawberries

              Two Dozen Choc-Dipped Strawberries

              $115

              • Delectable 750ml Moet champagne
              • 24 strawberries dipped in Belgian chocolate
              • Delicious and indulgent
              • Free shipping over $120
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Edible Blooms
              $83.35
              Chocolate Dreaming - Valentines Hamper

              Chocolate Dreaming - Valentines Hamper

              $83.35

              • Assortment of Individually Wrapped Italian Gourmet Chocolate Truffles
              • Presented in a Stylish Glossy Gift Box with Lid
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Macarthur Baskets
              $95.75
              The Red Wolf - Valentines Hamper

              The Red Wolf - Valentines Hamper

              $95.75

              • Assortment of fine Belgian milk chocolate truffles
              • Presented in a handcrafted double timber wine box
              • Decorated with colourful ribbons and bows
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Macarthur Baskets
              $265
              Una Stud Earrings

              Una Stud Earrings

              $265

              • Represent a new direction for the iconic Swarovski swan emblem
              • Perfect gift for a loved one – or yourself
              • Free shipping over $120
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Klarna
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Swarovski
              $65$49.99
              Ari By Ariana Grande Eau de Parfum 100ml

              Ari By Ariana Grande Eau de Parfum 100ml

              $65$49.99

              • By Ariana Grande
              • Sweet fragrance for women
              • Middle Notes - Muguet; Rose Buds; Vanilla Orchid
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Chemist Warehouse
              $118
              Kate Spade EDP

              Kate Spade EDP

              $118

              • With enamel ring at the base of the cap
              • Feminine and elegant
              • Free shipping over $75
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: THE ICONIC
              $159
              Osiris Metallic Accent Trapeze Tote

              Osiris Metallic Accent Trapeze Tote

              $159

              • Double curved handles
              • Metallic accents
              • Magnetic closure
              • Comes with inner pouch
              • Free shipping over $120
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Charles & Keith
              $120
              The Carmen Bodysuit

              The Carmen Bodysuit

              $120

              • 100% Cotton
              • Sheer spotted mesh with lace trim
              • Foam Cup
              • Free shipping over $75
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: THE ICONIC
              $64.99
              Bethany Underwire Bodysuit

              Bethany Underwire Bodysuit

              $64.99

              • Satin binds running down front of the body
              • Lace and mesh at center front
              • Satin gusset with popper fastener
              • Free shipping over $99
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Humm
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Bras N Things
              $195
              Swarovski Sparkling Dance Necklace

              Swarovski Sparkling Dance Necklace

              $195

              • Round cut, blue, Rhodium plated
              • Inspired by dancing crystal
              • Add a sparkle to her day
              • Free shipping over $120
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Klarna
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Swarovski
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              $629.99
              Meta Quest 2

              Meta Quest 2

              $629.99

              • Total 3D immersive experience
              • Easy setup with no PC or console needed
              • Comes with easy-to-use Guardian boundary
              • Free shipping over $39
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Zip Pay
              Shop now: Amazon
              $26.95
              Star Wars Fennec Shand Valentine Pop! Vinyl

              Star Wars Fennec Shand Valentine Pop! Vinyl

              $26.95

              • his Star Wars Pop! Vinyl Figure measures approximately 3 3/4-inches tall
              • Comes packaged in a window display box
              • Free shipping over $99
              • 365-day return policy
              • Offers Klarna
              • Offers Zip Pay
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: LatestBuy
              $23.19
              The Little Black Book of Kama Sutra

              The Little Black Book of Kama Sutra

              $23.19

              • Book lies flat for ease of use
              • Concealed wire-o binding
              • 192 pages
              • Free shipping over $39
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Zip Pay
              Shop now: Amazon
              $24.95
              Lovehoney Enjoy Water-Based Lubricant 250ml

              Lovehoney Enjoy Water-Based Lubricant 250ml

              $24.95

              • Adds extra glide to intimate play
              • Safe to use with all sex toy materials
              • Long-lasting formula in an easy-squeeze bottle
              • Free shipping over $59
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Lovehoney
              $184
              Apple AirPods (2nd Gen) with Charging Case

              Apple AirPods (2nd Gen) with Charging Case

              $184

              • Wireless headphone experience
              • Rich, high quality audio and voice
              • Free shipping available
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Humm
              • Offers Klarna
              • Offers Zip Pay
              Shop now: Kogan
              $700
              Octea Lux Sport Watch

              Octea Lux Sport Watch

              $700

              • Swarovski metal bracelet sports watch
              • Black, blue or stainless steel finish
              • 39mm chronograph watch
              • Free shipping over $120
              • 30-day return policy
              • Offers Afterpay
              • Offers Klarna
              • Accepts Apple Pay
              • Accepts PayPal
              Shop now: Swarovski