What to do
Celebrate love in Noosa this Valentine’s Day and spoil the ones you love – or just spoil yourself! Whether you're a hopeless romantic and would love nothing better than dinner under the stars or a private sunset river cruise, or outdoors adventure is what gets your heart racing, there’s plenty to fall in love with in Noosa.
Restaurants are planning special Valentine’s Day celebrations or pack your own picnic for a sunset soiree. Here's just a sample of some of the special Valentine's events in Noosa this Wednesday 14 February.
Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort plays cupid this Valentine’s Day with an evening under the stars where soft candlelight and soothing tunes set the scene. Chilled champagne and a decadent 6-course dinner will be served by your personal waiter, poolside in the Cabanas and you'll receive 6 long-stemmed roses as sweet live music sets the scene. Bookings from 6.30pm - book on 5449 4771.
Share a yummy, house-made gelato at Gelatissimo in Bay Village, Hastings Street, Noosa Heads with their special Valentine’s Day offer all day – 2 for 1 gelato!
There are 2 seductive options at Noosa Boathouse, right on Noosa River: 3-tiered Seafood Tower for 2 and a Choc Dessert Plate for $139 per couple or a 4-course dinner for $59pp. Book online.
Or an intimate dinner at Noosa Beach House Peter Kuruvita in Hastings Street with your choice of a Two Course Menu for $75 per person or Five Course Degustation for $100 per person ($160 with paired wines). Book on 5449 4771.
Noosa Surf Club's famous seafood platter, washed down with a few cold ones is perfect as you take in the views of Noosa Main Beach.
Music and Tapas at The Majestic Theatre Pomona, 6pm with Andrea Kirwin, couples and singles welcome. Show only is $13 and can be booked online. Door sales for show only are $15.
Share a special 10-course banquet with a glass of beer or wine at Embassy XO, Sunshine Beach on Valentine’s Day, $88pp. Book online.
Locale in Hastings St will be open from noon until late on Valentine’s Day for a romantic lunch, dinner or drinks at the bar.
At the riverfront Quamby Place in Noosa Sound, enjoy lunch, dinner or a drink at one of the beautiful restaurants and bars including Rickys, Woodfire Grill and Wasabi – but make sure you book. Enjoy a long lunch or sunset dinner at Rickys and soak in the views while you try their Tasting Menu (perfect for sharing), or choose from their a la carte menu. And their bar is open all day.
While you're at Quamby Place, buy your Valentine a gorgeous watch from Define Watches – they stock luxury and intriguing timepieces from independent watchmakers across Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The cutest Valentine's Day fun goes to Australia Zoo's Kiss a Critter competition - that's some serious smooching! Aussie Zoo is a fantastic day trip from Noosa and on Valentine's Day there are chances to win prizes, there's champagne, live tunes and free chocolates. Also 2-for-1 deals throughout February including 2-for-1 plush toys, lunch deals and wild animal photos.
Noosa’s relaxing spas and beauty therapists have couples specials for Valentine’s Day including Ripple Massage Day Spa and Beauty who will come to your home or holiday accommodation. Their Valentine's Couples Package is $220 for two people and each person receives a one-hour treatment – heaven! Gift cards available. Ph 0438 567 906 or book online.
For some serious adventure, freefall in love with Skydive Noosa and get their Love discount with $20 off 15,000ft tandem skydives (available until 14 February only). Or fly high and experience Noosa with a ‘Doors-Off Adventure Flight’ with Paradise Seaplanes. Book on 0437 719 088 or see paradiseseaplanes.com.au
For a romantic getaway, how about a new luxury helicopter tour from Airborne Solutions who offer spa experiences; scenic flights; beer, food and wine tours; Sunset Nibbles; Paddock to Plate; Pub Crawls or choose your own adventure. Enjoy a Black Ant gourmet picnic on top of a mountain in Eumundi, visit watering holes including the Apollonian Hotel at Boreen Point on the Heli Pub Crawl and travel over beach to the mountains in just a few minutes. Ph 1300 435 438.