The simple things in life are often the best and true friendships are one of life's sacred pleasures that provides an abundance of benefits to our health and wellbeing! In a time-poor world where life's demands often take up majority of your time, it's important to make time to catch up with your close friends and remember what really matters in life – connection and laughter.
Celebrate your friendships with these memory-making experiences for you and your mates on International Day of Friendship, Tuesday 30 July:
Hot Air Ballooning Over the Hunter Valley
Experience the excitement of hot air ballooning with your closest mate. You'll see spectacular bird-eye views with plenty of opportunities to snap some photos as you float around the sky with an a la carte breakfast and champagne to toast your friendship.
Indulgent Perfume Masterclass with French Champagne
Looking for a scent-sational experience for up to eight friends? This perfume masterclass will teach you and your girlfriends the art of perfume making. You'll learn the secrets of the world's leading perfume houses from industry experts who will show you how to pick the perfect fragrance. You'll also get $49 credit towards perfume purchases over $199.
Family and Friends Indoor Skydiving Package
This is great experience to take anywhere from two – five mates along. Feel the energy rush and freedom of skydiving at 14,000ft with iFLY Indoor Skydiving. It'll give your friends a thrilling experience full of laughs, twists and turns.
Hot Springs Full Day Bathing Access
Want somewhere to unwind together while escaping the hustle and bustle? The award-winning Peninsula Hot Springs is a great option to relax with 50+ mineral bathing experiences, with additional dining options and spa treatments if you and your bestie want to treat yourselves further.
Lions 360 experience with zoo entry
Grab your buddy and get up close and personal with Monarto Zoo's Lions 360 experience. This is the only lion experience of its kind in Australia and is not to be missed! Guaranteed to leave you in even more awe of these incredible animals, you will walk through a tunnel and emerge within one of the largest lion prides. Spend the rest of the day exploring the zoo at your leisure!
Traditional Afternoon Tea
This is a great catch-up option with your best friend in the heritage-listed Hadley's Orient Hotel. Treat yourself with a traditional English high tea and memories with this delightful afternoon experience.