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30 experience gift ideas for those people who have everything

Looking for a gift for that person who is way too hard to buy for? Ditch the socks and try an experience gift.

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There's only so many times you can buy hand creams and socks as Christmas presents. So think outside the box this Christmas and go for an experience gift instead.

Experience gifts can be exciting, relaxing, exhilarating and more. Why not take your partner on a helicopter ride? Or you could send your mum off to a Chandon breakfast for two? And don't you think dad would love to go rally car racing rather than get socks?

And the best part is that a thoughtful and personalised experience gift is just a few clicks away! No need to fuss and fight your way through the shops.

Things are temporary but memories last a lifetime. So why not check out Red Balloon's huge range of 3,500 experience gifts this Christmas? You'll find Santa-approved experiences for the whole family.

Most popular experience gifts

2 Course Seafood and Steak Experience - For 2
2 Course Seafood and Steak Experience - For 2

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Blissful Infrared Sauna and Floatation Tank Package
Blissful Infrared Sauna and Floatation Tank Package

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Whitewater Rafting and Adventure Caving Day
Whitewater Rafting and Adventure Caving Day

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GT500 Mustang One Day Self Drive Car Hire - Midweek
GT500 Mustang One Day Self Drive Car Hire - Midweek

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Tiger Moth Adventure Flight - 30 Minutes
Tiger Moth Adventure Flight - 30 Minutes

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Gifts for him

Buying for men isn't that hard! Here are some Christmas gift ideas we know they’ll love.

Rally Driving Half Day Experience - Perth
Rally Driving Half Day Experience - Perth

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Skydive Over The Beach - Up To 15,000ft- Weekday- Wollongong
Skydive Over The Beach - Up To 15,000ft- Weekday- Wollongong

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Shark Diving at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Shark Diving at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

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Learn to Fly Discovery Flight with Video - 30 Minutes
Learn to Fly Discovery Flight with Video - 30 Minutes

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Black Ops Helicopter Flight Mission - 20 Minutes
Black Ops Helicopter Flight Mission - 20 Minutes

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Gifts for her

Spoil her with an experience she’ll never forget. From pamper packages to gourmet dining experiences you’ll find the perfect gift with plenty of WOW-factor.

Helicopter Flight Over Melbourne - 20 Minutes
Helicopter Flight Over Melbourne - 20 Minutes

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Hot Air Ballooning Over Gold Coast with Champagne Breakfast
Hot Air Ballooning Over Gold Coast with Champagne Breakfast

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Hot Springs Bathe and Private Bath - 45 Minutes - For 2
Hot Springs Bathe and Private Bath - 45 Minutes - For 2

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Detoxing Sauna, Floatation Tank and Salt Therapy Package
Detoxing Sauna, Floatation Tank and Salt Therapy Package

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Gifts for them

Experiences are always better when shared! Buying for two? Treat them to a gift they’ll cherish for ever.

The Sandpit Quad Bike Experience - Family
The Sandpit Quad Bike Experience - Family

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Escape Room Experience - For 5 - Melbourne
Escape Room Experience - For 5 - Melbourne

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Tall Ship Harbour Cruise from Williamstown - Family
Tall Ship Harbour Cruise from Williamstown - Family

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Family Sunshine Coast Stay with Breakfast and Dinner
Family Sunshine Coast Stay with Breakfast and Dinner

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Friends and Family Indoor Skydiving Package - 10 Flights
Friends and Family Indoor Skydiving Package - 10 Flights

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