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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 fine dining experiences and personal chefs to flight simulations and full body massages, we've got you covered with our top recommendations for things to do and place to dine on September 6.

If you're heading out to venues this Father's Day, be sure to maintain social distancing practices and good hygiene to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Our top picks for Father's Day breakfast in Canberra

Brunch with alcohol beverage at Buvette Bistro and Wine Bar - For 2

Brunch with alcohol beverage at Buvette Bistro and Wine Bar - For 2 from RedBalloon

Enjoy a filling brunch spread that tastes as good as it looks with a variety of sweet and savoury treats for you to enjoy in the courtyard or stylish dining room.

  • Inclusions: A variety of sweet and savoury treats with either a beer, wine or signature cocktail on arrival.
  • Location: 18 National Circuit, Canberra
  • Price: $120 for two
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La Casetta Pizzeria

La Casetta Pizzeria from Groupon

Take dad out for a Father’s Day breakfast this year courtesy of La Casetta Pizzeria. Dig into a choice of French toast, bacon and eggs or the classic corn fritter.

  • Inclusions: Breakfast or lunch with a medium coffee.
  • Location: 5/9 Scullin Place, Scullin
  • Cost: $16.50
  • Available for takeaway? No
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    Our top picks for Father's Day lunch in Canberra

    Brewery tour with transfer from Braddon

    Brewery tour with transfer from Braddon from RedBalloon

    Head to Capital Brewery Co, Bentspoke Brewing Co and Zierholz Premium Brewery this Father's Day and sample their local brews.

    • Inclusions: Three-hour brewery tour with pick-up from Braddon.
    • Location: Braddon
    • Price: $130 per person
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    Premium lunch and wine tasting experience

    Premium lunch and wine tasting experience from RedBalloon

    If your dad loves wine, treat him to a Father's Day experience at Contentious Characters. Enjoy wine samples during a tour through the vineyard and enjoy lunch overlooking the vines. Take home two bottles of wine or enjoy them during your three-course meal.

    • Inclusions: Winery tour led by winemaker, three-course lunch and two bottles of wine to take home.
    • Location: 810 Norton Road, Wamboin
    • Price: $420 for two people
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    Waters Edge Restaurant

    Waters Edge Restaurant from Groupon

    Up the experience this Father’s Day with spectacular views of Lake Burley Griffin as the family dines on chicken and prosciutto ravioli, three-spice marinated ham and a delightful lemon tart.

  • Inclusions: Three course lunch.
  • Location: 40 Parkes Place, Parkes
  • Cost: $99
  • Available for takeaway? No
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    Our top picks for Father's Day dinner in Canberra

    Private Three-Course Dining Experience at Home

    Private Three-Course Dining Experience at Home from RedBalloon

    You don’t have to find a fancy venue to make Dad feel extra special. Experience restaurant-quality service and food all from the comfort of your own home.

  • Inclusions: Personal chef supplies ingredients, cooks, serves and cleans up
  • Location: Your house
  • Cost: From $499
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    La Cantina

    La Cantina 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
  • Cost: $35
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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    WuYu Cuisine

    WuYu Cuisine from Groupon

    Experience Chinese fine dining like never before with WuYu Cuisine’s soy sauce infused flavours. Some of the menu favourites include braised duck, chicken strips and pork gyoza.

  • Inclusions: Five-course Chinese fine dining with wine.
  • Location: First Floor, 16 Woolley Street, Dickson
  • Cost: $69
  • Available for takeaway? No
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