Where to find the best date night ideas for BAE or best parties if you’re single and ready to mingle.
Manly Wharf Hotel
Singles appreciation day aka Valentine’s Day to all those loved up baes, is going to go off at Manly Wharf Hotel. Been a regular on all the apps? Ghosted recently? Miss the surge and tell all your matches to meet you at Wharfy and see what happens. We’ve got traffic light cocktails to make decisions easy, yellow ‘the swinger‘, green ‘ready to rumble’ and a whole lot of a red ‘stop it, I like it’ in the corner. If you don’t pick up, get your hands around some of our classic burgers, thin-crust pizzas or just dig into a bucket of wings and chips. Local DJs spin tunes into the early hours.
When: Friday 14 February
Time: 6pm til late
Price: Free entry
Address: E Esplanade, Manly Wharf
Get ready to meet your match this Valentine’s Day at Social Serve’s Valentine’s Night Party. Whether you’re single and ready to mingle or loved up, it’s a date night you won’t forget.
In partnership with Aperol Spritz, Armani, Tatachilla Wines, Pressman’s Cider, Poor Toms Gin, Fevertree and Sydney Beer Co. you’ll be sorted with a line-up of cocktails that will have you love struck. The team even have a romantic dinner organised with the crew from The Italian Bar with gourmet pizza and cannoli. Slip on your best tennis couture and get ready to party on with epic DJs and a giant serving of social tennis.
Get in quick for your tickets there’s the Ash Barty Party (party legend) ticket which includes venue entry and a free cocktail; the Rod Laver (playing legend) ticket includes tournament entry and a cocktail; and the Lleyton and Bec Hewitt couple pass includes tournament entry and cocktails for two. Social Serve is about having fun, meeting people and getting together for a good cause with tennis. So, slip on your most fabulous tennis couture and get ready for a night of loveable competition.
Party Legend ($22): includes a cocktail on arrival and hanging with the DJ to cheer on your mates
The Rod Laver ($39): includes a cocktail on arrival and tennis
The Lleyton and Bec Hewitt couples pass ($70) includes a cocktail on arrival and tennis for two
Date: Friday 14 February
Time: 6.30pm start, doubles event 7.30pm – 9.00pm, 9.00pm presentations and drinks
Address: Lynne Park Tennis Centre, New South Head Rd, Rose Bay
The Tropic at Burleigh Pavilion
Treat your loved one to picturesque views of Burleigh Beach at The Tropic’s Valentine’s Day dinner. Enjoy a glass of Veuve Clicquot on arrival before indulging in a five-course shared feast designed by executive chef, Guillaume Zika. Start with freshly shucked oysters with rose petal granita and flat bread and ginger topped with lemon zest, olive oil, beetroot and ginger. Next there’s the hot smoked trout served with preserved chilli and dill and gold band snapper with prosciutto dressing and roasted cherry tomatoes. It’s not a proper date without dessert. Devour The Tropic’s signature chocolate bonbon, with layers of raspberry, mixed nuts and pink chocolate glaze
Date: Friday 14 February
Time: dinner bookings only from 5.30pm
Bookings: thetropic.burleighpavilion.com/now-book-it (select Valentine’s Day when booking)
Address: 43 Goodwin Tce, Burleigh Heads