Love Local List: Valentine's Day ideas

Valentines Day Central Coast NSW
Valentines Day Central Coast NSW
Valentine's Day on the Central Coast
We're really feeling the love this year on the Central Coast!

Over the past year Coasties have wholeheartedly Loved Local, filling our hearts with pride for the Central Coast. With Love Lanes in Wyong returning for another year, we are really starting to feel the love so let's get soppy and spread the love even further.

Whether this comes in the form of tasty food, refreshing bevvies, unique gifts or unforgettable experiences – we’re pretty sure our region has something to help you set the tone for love!

Pink, Cream and white open roses
Image: Poppy Lane, Long Jetty
Couple Spa treatment with bathrobes and shower
Image: Five Star Day Spa, Erina
Gift ideas

Retreat for two

Take a moment to unwind and relax with your partner in this unforgettable couples retreat at Five Star Day Spa, your muscles will be soothed and any tension will be eased in this one hour relaxation massage. To complete this special experience you will receive a complimentary glass of prosecco for each of you.

Trail Ride and Picnic

Experience a unique part of Terrigal and spend the morning horse trail riding on 18 beautiful acres, then take a break with professionally styled and decadent picnic. The Outlook Riding Academy is the perfect gift for your valentine to capture a romantic moment.

Something for the kiddies

Enjoy some sensory play and create some delicious treats with the kiddies at the Milkbar Woy Woy. With a special "Love a Donut" workshop for Valentine's Day.

Alluring Arrangements

Brighten the day of your special someone with pretty bouquets of gorgeous flowers and gift packs by talented local florist, Poppy Lane.

Sweet tooth treats

Treat your loved ones with a gorgeous box of tarts and doughnuts from TeenyTarts.

The art of love

Give the gift of art this Valentine’s Day and treasure the pieces you make whilst enjoy some wine. Be guided by local artists for either basic or advanced painting techniques with Pinot & Picasso.

Crack open the love

Need to find a gift for the man who has it all? Build your own customised gift with Crate Day and then seal it shut in a wooden crate. Let them enjoy the fun of opening their gift with its very own pry bar.

Rolling pin dough and donut
Image: Milkbar, Woy Woy
Box of tarts and red roses
Image: Teeny Tarts, Ourimbah

Masquerade Ball

Whether you're in a relationship or single, The Ary Toukley Valentine's Masquerade Ball is for everyone.  Celebrate love and dance the night away the three-piece classic rock band, Loose Change until midnight. Don't forget your masquerade mask! 

Romantic Dinner Date

Get ready for an unforgettable Valentine's Day Dinner full of laughs and surprises. Brendan Mon Tanner brings the house down at Wyong Milk Factory Tavern with his hilarious Comic Magician & Illusionist act.

For the active couple

For the active couple who enjoy the great doors, Elixir Journey’s self guided tour and gourmet grazing platter is a perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day together.  Experience the scenic views of Bouddi National Park, enjoy a swim at Maitland Bay or Bullimah Beach and finish your walk at Putty Beach where you will be welcomed with a deluxe beach set up and gourmet grazing platter. 

Luxury getaway, on the Coast

Escape the rush of everyday life and book a romantic, adults only, getaway at Pretty Beach House nestled within the Bouddi National Park and overlooking the sparkling waters of Broken Bay. Pretty Beach House is an intimate and exclusive luxury lodge, with 4 romantic pavilions.


Pink cocktail with yellow flower in glass
Image: Frankie's Rooftop, Woy Woy
Plates of seafood, people with cocktails cheers
image: Drifters Wharf, Gosford
Romantic picnic setup for two
Image: Gypsea Picnics
Chocolate mousse decorated with flowers
Image: Beachcomber, Toukley
Something tasty

Share the love

Food is always better shared and Meribella Valentine's Dinner menu allows you to share four exquisite courses masterfully created by emerging culinary talent Joshua Mason.

Breakfast by the Beach

Start the day of love at Village Kiosk with a wholesome breakfast and a beautiful ocean breeze! Afterwards enjoy an easy stroll hand in hand along Toowoon Bay.

Dinner & Prosecco

Enjoy an evening of love at Avoca Beach House with a choice of two menus aptly named - Cupid's Feast or Lover's Banquet! There is a glass of prosecco or tap beer for everyone on arrival.

Picnic for two

Gypsea Picnics can make you a gourmet picnic basket for two to enjoy at your favourite spot on the coast. Maybe you'll have a lunchtime picnic after a swim at one of the Coast's beautiful beaches or wait until later as the sun sets over the region?

Love at first bite

This one is for those singles The Savoy is hosting a Valentines singles mixer, enjoy some scrumptious grazing platters, a drink and a fun evening of connection with other singles.

For the love of cocktails

Sip a delicious cocktail overlooking the glittering waters of Woy Woy while snacking on freshly prepared tapas at Frankie's Rootop bar.

Love is in the ocean breeze

Give the gift of an elegant dining experience in the Hampton inspired Pelican’s restaurant at the Beachcomber. Guests will be greeted with a flute of champagne followed by an exquisite 3-course meal created by the resort’s talented chefs. A truly romantic evening right by the ocean.

Posies of love

This Valentine's Day why not treat your loved one to a romantic four-course tasting menu on Wednesday February 14th at The Wild Flower Bar & Dining. Enjoy a welcome Bellini on arrival, a four-course tasting menu, and a handmade posie from the Bells Garden, to take home.

Bushland Romance

Experience the wild yet beautiful landscape, the magical flora and fauna that surrounds the homestead and dam, and the unique wildlife that calls Saddles home. Enjoy a mouth-watering 3 course Valentine’s Day lunch, a sparkling welcome and live tunes by Aimés Duo.

More than just dinner

Have a night remember at Kooindah Waters. Guests will receive a glass of sparkling wine on arrival and dine on a delicious 3 course share menu. 

Music and Love

Listen to live music from SMRT Casual as you enjoy a romantic two course share boards at Mumbo Jumbos and for a little extra add a bottle of prosecco.

Romance at the Wharf

Let your Valentine know how special they are with an evening out at Drifters Wharf. Relish in a three course set menu including a ‘Lovers Chocolate Fantasy’ tasting dessert and enjoy the breath-taking waterway views making it a special night to remember.

Chocolate muffins with berries on top
Image: Village Kiosk, Toowoon Bay
Wine and dessert
Image: Saddles, Mount White

Share the love

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