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25+ things to do on Valentine’s Day in Melbourne

Spoil your Valentine with a dining experience or a hot air balloon flight this upcoming 14 February.

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Love is in the air and we have just the things to help you celebrate with your special someone this Valentine's Day.

From the perfect breakfast to start the day to at-home massages, your plans on 14 February just sorted themselves out.

Valentine's Day dinner in Melbourne

Private Yarra River Cruise with Wine and Cheese

Private Yarra River Cruise with Wine and Cheese from RedBalloon

What could be more romantic than a cruise along the Yarra? A private cruise - that's what. Spend a few hours on the water with our loved one, taking in the sights and snacking on wine and cheese.

  • Location: Departs from Docklands, Melbourne
  • Price: $440 per hire (fits 6 people)
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Paramount Egg House and Indian Restaurant

Paramount Egg House and Indian Restaurant from Groupon

Bring the flavours of India to your home this Valentine’s Day with vegetable samosas, onion bhaji, naan, curry and cutlets.

  • Location: 884 Princes Highway, Springvale
  • Cost: $48.50 for 2 people
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3-course Indian Feast at Home

3-course Indian Feast at Home from Groupon

Dine on samosas, your choice of curries – paired with naan and rice, of course – and finish off with some sweet gulab jamun with a takeaway feast available for pick-up in Burwood.

  • Location: 17 Burwood Highway, Burwood
  • Cost: $39 for 2 people
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South East Asian Dinner, Cocktail & Dessert for 2 at Rice Paper Scissors

South East Asian Dinner, Cocktail & Dessert for 2 at Rice Paper Scissors from Tripadvisor

Send your loved ones to culinary heaven with this delicious feast of South East Asian Cuisine. Expect dishes to the tune of Thai fried chicken and sticky pork belly. There's also a vegan menu if you'd prefer.

  • Location: 15 Hardware Lane, Melbourne
  • Price: $155 for 2
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Restaurants offering breakfast and lunch

Indian feast at Curry Vault Indian Restaurant and Bar

Indian feast at Curry Vault Indian Restaurant and Bar from Groupon

Keep date night light and casual this Valentine's Day with an Indian feast at Curry Vault including a curry per person, rice, naan and glass of house wine.

  • Location: 18-20 Bank Place, Melbourne
  • Price: $55 for 2
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Breakfast for 2 at Xpose Cafe

Breakfast for 2 at Xpose Cafe from Groupon

Early risers can start the day with a hearty breakfast with their loved one. On the agenda is a regular coffee or tea and your choice of brekky - from eggs benny to smashed av.

  • Location: 769 Glen Huntly Rd, Caulfield
  • Price: $31 for 2
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Seafood feast at Cucina Il Divo

Seafood feast at Cucina Il Divo from Tripadvisor

Feeling indulgent? A seafood platter filled with oysters, scallops, mussels, prawns and so much more will make this a Valentine's Day to remember. This deal is for 4 so you can bring the family or make it a double date.

  • Location: 1 Ascot Vale Road, Flemington
  • Price: $210 for a seafood platter for up to 4
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Mystery Picnic in the Yarra Valley

Mystery Picnic in the Yarra Valley from Klook

Got the day off? Or perhaps you want to surprise them on the weekend instead? Whatever your reason, this fun activity will see you flirting around the Yarra Valley in search of delicious morsels that will eventually become your picnic lunch.

  • Location: Yarra Valley - Coldstream
  • Cost: $70 per person
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Takeaway Indian Curry with Drink

Takeaway Indian Curry with Drink from Groupon

Since Valentine's Day falls on a weekday this year, enjoy your date night at home with a classic Indian meal featuring curry, naan, rice and a drink.

  • Location: 128 Centre Dandenong Road, Dingley Village
  • Cost: $27.90 for 2 people
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Things to do on Valentine's Day in Melbourne

Hot Air Balloon Flight and Breakfast

Hot Air Balloon Flight and Breakfast from Adrenaline

Nothing is more romantic than seeing the city from up in the air with your partner this Valentine's Day. This experience includes a champagne breakfast, transfer vehicle, expert pilot and crew and free pick-up from a hotel within the CBD.

  • Location: Pick-up available from Melbourne CBD
  • Cost: $539 per person
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Moonlit Sanctuary General Daytime Admission

Moonlit Sanctuary General Daytime Admission from RedBalloon

Spend Valentine's Day visiting Moonlit Sanctuary and taking pictures of native Australian animals including koalas, dingoes, wombats and more.

  • Location: 550 Tyabb-Tooradin Road, Pearcedale
  • Cost: $29 per person
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Melbourne City Moonlight Kayak Tour

Melbourne City Moonlight Kayak Tour from Experience Oz

As Valentine's Day falls on a weekday this year, surprise your better half by taking them out on a moonlight tour of the city.

  • Location: Departs 912 Collins Street, Docklands next to The Dock Library
  • Cost: $120 per person
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Cocktail-making Class with Matched Meze

Cocktail-making Class with Matched Meze from RedBalloon

Learn something new this Valentine's Day at a cocktail-making class. Craft the perfect drinks you and your partner to cheers to love.

  • Location: 260A Swan Street, Richmond
  • Cost: $200 for 2 person
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Wheel-throwing Workshop for Beginners

Wheel-throwing Workshop for Beginners from Classbento

Get hands-on with a wheel-throwing workshop and create your own cup, mug and bowl.

  • Location: 3/6 Duffy Street, Burwood
  • Cost: $119 per person
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Melbourne City Sightseeing Cruise

Melbourne City Sightseeing Cruise from Experience Oz

Soak up the beauty of the city together as you cruise down the Yarra. Don't forget to book a hot table along the waterfront to really impress them.

  • Location: Departs Southbank Promenade
  • Cost: $62 per person
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Melbourne Indoor Go Karting

Melbourne Indoor Go Karting from Experience Oz

Couples who are young at heart can race their way to victory at a go karting experience. You can book sessions of up to 40 minutes, perfect if you love a bit of competition.

  • Location: 50 Salmon Street, Port Melbourne
  • Cost: From $52 per person
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Yarra Valley Winery Tour with Lunch

Yarra Valley Winery Tour with Lunch from Experience Oz

Take the day off or celebrate Valentine's Day early and steal away from the big city for a romantic trip around wine country.

  • Location: Departs Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders Lane
  • Cost: $165 per person
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Spooky Paranormal Course Together

Spooky Paranormal Course Together from RedBalloon

Light a few candles and get into this 6-part course where you’ll learn all about clairvoyance, types of spirits and paranormal investigation.

  • Location: At home
  • Cost: $39 per person
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Here are hotel packages to book in Melbourne for Valentine's Day

Overnight Zoo Safari with Dinner and Breakfast

Overnight Zoo Safari with Dinner and Breakfast from RedBalloon

Surprise your partner with an unforgettable night of luxury that includes sunset drinks, animal encounters at Werribee Open Range Zoo and an African-inspired dinner.

  • Location: K Road, Werribee South
  • Cost: $840 for 2 people
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Luxurious Overnight Mansion Getaway with Breakfast

Luxurious Overnight Mansion Getaway with Breakfast from RedBalloon

Have a luxurious experience with your partner at a mansion on Valentine's Day and tuck into a delicious full breakfast in the morning.

  • Location: Escarpment Road, Werribee South
  • Cost: $369 for 2 people
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Melbourne City Escape with Breakfast

Melbourne City Escape with Breakfast from RedBalloon

Take a day off and enjoy an overnight stay at the 5-star Pullman Melbourne on the Park.

  • Location: Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
  • Cost: $349 for 2 person
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Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park

Lancemore Mansion Hotel Werribee Park from Luxury Escapes

You'll feel like royalty as you step through the doors of this breathtaking mansion. Inside, rooms boast period features and outside you'll discover impeccably groomed lawns and English gardens. Shadowfax Winery and Werribee Open Range Zoo are a hop and skip away.

  • Location: Escarpment Road, Werribee South
  • Cost: From $648 per room
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The Hotel Windsor

The Hotel Windsor from Luxury Escapes

Make a grand gesture and book a night in the 5-star, heritage-listed Hotel Windsor. Want to up the ante? Book the junior suite for city views and a bathtub in your ensuite.

  • Location: 111 Spring Street, Melbourne
  • Cost: $580 per night
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Free things to do at home on Valentine's Day in Melbourne

  • Get a list of your favourite films together and have a movie marathon.
  • Make the most of the sun with a picnic in the backyard.
  • Have fun in the kitchen with a new dinner recipe.
  • Snuggle in with a glass of wine and pop on some of your favourite tunes.
  • In 2024, a pop-up photo booth will be at Flinders Street Station for you to take swoon-worthy pics with your loved one in. Open from 8am-7pm, Valentine's Day.

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