#Winning: The Deals You Didn't Know Existed
Tired of going to the same restaurants, same spas and doing the same activities every weekend? It’s time to push yourself outside your comfort zone and embrace a bit of change! To help you try something new, we’ve scoured through hundreds of deals to reveal 10 hidden gems around Australia that you’ll be kicking yourself if you miss out on.
Wolf Blass Visitor Centre (Nuriootpa, SA)
It’s one of the most renowned names in Australian viticulture, and it’s calling your name! With our $49 deal for a three-course lunch and wine tasting for two, you’ll experience the very best food and vino that the Barossa Valley has to offer. Think local cheeses, meat, and, of course, beautiful Wolf Blass wine. Throw in some seriously spectacular scenery and you won’t want to leave!
Marion Outdoor Pool (Parkholme, SA)
We can’t all be lucky enough to have a pool in our backyards, but Parkholme residents are lucky enough to be just a stone’s throw from Marion Outdoor Pool. With an eight-lane Olympic-sized pool, smaller pools for little ones to splash about in, inflatable obstacle courses and waterslides, it’s the perfect place to cool off on a hot summer day. Spend a whole day of fun in the sun for as little as $8!
Immerse Yarra Valley (Dixons Creek, VIC)
Melbournites, if you’re not trekking it up to the Yarra Valley every other weekend, you’re missing out. After all, it is home to some of the country’s best wineries - including Immerse. A popular wedding venue thanks to its glorious rose garden and scenic vineyard, you’ll be able to soak up the sights over a gourmet two-course lunch complete with wine tasting and more for just $89 for two!
Laurel Beauty and Spa (Multiple Locations, VIC)
Forget that dingy beauty parlour down the road - if you’re going to do pampering, do it right. With two convenient locations in Docklands and Cheltenham, this top-rated day spa can only be properly described in two words - pure luxury. Don’t believe us? Get your bliss on with a 60, 90 or 120-minute spa experience - packages start from just $65!
Sailmaker at the Hyatt Regency Sydney (Sydney CBD, NSW)
Brunch isn’t a meal - in Sydney, it’s practically a way of life. And when it’s as good as Sailmaker’s, it’s easy to see why. We’re talking stacks of seafood, deluxe omelettes, charcuterie, salad, gorge views of Darling Harbour… oh, and did we mention free-flowing sparkling wine? One shot’ll have your Insta followers drooling. Scoop it up for just $49 for one or $89 for two!
Huong Lua (Chatswood, NSW)
Out of over 200 restaurants showcasing dozens of different cuisines, Chatswood’s Huong Lua Vietnamese restaurant has earnt itself the top spot on TripAdvisor. So, what makes it so damn good? It’s simple - they do flavourful modern Vietnamese cuisine, and they do it well. From bao to pho and some funky new dishes you’ve never heard of, you can try it all with $60 credit to spend for just $29!
Kailo Wellness Medispa (Fortitude Valley, QLD)
Kailo is the day spa beauty editors and bloggers can’t get enough of, combining ancient wisdom with modern treatments to leave those lucky enough to visit looking and feeling their best. Cosmetic aesthetics, skincare, beauty, massage… they do just about everything. Kick your self-care up a notch with a massage or pamper package with prices from $69 per person!
iFLY Brisbane (Chermside, QLD)
If, like us, you’re a total wuss when it comes to extreme heights, we’re guessing jumping out of a plane isn’t the first item on your bucket list. But why should that mean we have to miss out on the adrenaline rush of skydiving? Get all the thrills with none of the chills at iFLY Brisbane, which simulates the experience of freefalling without actually having to do it. Try it for yourself from just $59 per person!
The Swans Restaurant & Function House (Henley Brook, WA)
The Swan Valley is renowned for its quaint gourmet eateries and world-class wineries, and the newly-opened Swans Restaurant & Function House is no exception. Take Italian-influenced modern Australian dishes, great wine, a beautiful setting and wonderful company and you’re set for something really special. Give it a go before it’s overrun with foodies with a two-course feast and drinks from $59!
Friends Restaurant (Perth CBD, WA)
This Perth fine dining institution needs no introduction, having the enviable accolade of the city’s number one restaurant on TripAdvisor, not to mention a slew of industry awards. The next time you want to elevate your date night, grab that special someone and treat them to a five-course seafood degustation for just $139, including seafood chowder, citrus-crusted barramundi and crumbled blackberry souffle. Mmm…