Father’s Day in Canberra: Things to do and dining options for 2021

These are our top activities and restaurant picks for dad’s special day in our capital city.

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You won't be short on choice when it comes to treating dad this Father's Day in Canberra. From an indulgent breakfast delivery to a virtual wine tasting experience, we've got you covered with our top recommendations for things to do and places to order a meal from on 5 September.

Our top picks for Father's Day dining in Canberra

Woodman Estate

Woodman Estate from RedBalloon

Surprise dad on Father's Day with a Woodman Estate breakfast at the comfort of your home.

  • Inclusions: Breakfast basket with Woodman Estate Fine Foods Gourmet Preserve Collection, classic mug, coffee sachet, Woodman Estate Fine Foods preserve 110g and tote bag
  • Location: Delivery to your home
  • Cost: From $129
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    Takeaway Italian Dinner

    Takeaway Italian Dinner from Groupon

    If dad’s ideal night is spent with a movie and some local dinner, then look no further than La Cantina for Father’s Day take out.

  • Inclusions: Voucher for Italian takeaway food
  • Location: 4 Iluka Street, Narrabundah
  • Price: $35
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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    Vegan Dinner

    Vegan Dinner from Groupon

    Try these Vietnamese vegan dishes like pho soup, spring rolls and more for dinner on Father's Day.

    • Inclusions: Vegan pho soup and entrée
    • Location: Shop 5, 28 Challis Street, Dickson ACT
    • Price: $18 for 1 person or $36 for 2 people
    • Available for takeaway? Yes
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    Our top picks for meal kits you can get delivered to your doorstep for Father's Day

    Homemade Pasta Kit

    Homemade Pasta Kit from RedBalloon

    Impress the family with your culinary skills and prepare a homemade Italian meal from scratch. As an added touch, the kit comes delivered as a gift, which makes for the perfect surprise.

  • Inclusions: Homemade pasta making kit presented in a gift box with satin tissue and ribbons, pasta making machine, Molini pizza fine Italian flour, a bottle of Riparosso Illuminati, Don Antonio pasta sauce, a personal gift message and delivery
  • Cost: $149
  • Available for takeaway? This kit can be delivered to any address in Australia.
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    Homemade Spanish Paella Kit

    Homemade Spanish Paella Kit from RedBalloon

    Calories don't count when celebrating and there's no better way to go all out than digging into a dish of paella that can be prepared in the comfort of your home.

  • Inclusions: Paella kit presented as a gift with satin tissue and ribbons, paella pan, Spanish paella rice, paella spices, a bottle of Tocado Macabeo white wine, a bottle of Tocado Grenache red wine, a spatula, a personalised message and delivery
  • Cost: $139
  • Available for takeaway? This kit can be delivered to any address across Australia.
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    Homemade Ice Cream Maker Kit

    Homemade Ice Cream Maker Kit from RedBalloon

    Get creative in the kitchen with this kit that can make ice cream, sorbet and low-fat yoghurt.

  • Inclusions: Homemade ice cream maker kit, Cuisinart frozen dessert maker, salted caramel, chocolate liqueur, chocolate marshmallow, mango passionfruit sauce, 3 tubs of confectionery, recipes and instruction manual, ice cream scoop and delivery
  • Cost: $239
  • Available for takeaway? This kit can be delivered to any address in Australia.
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