Dad is too cool for socks and jocks (but not for Dad jokes).

He's awesome and there is a whole day coming up to celebrate said awesomeness. Let's look at some local treats for the man of the house... 

Gelato Messina

http://www.gelatomessina.com/au/bigsmoke

Image credit: Gelato Messina Gelato Messina is crazy in all the right ways. This Father's Day they have come up with a super unique way to say 'Love ya Dad!'. THE SUGAR DADDY: A hand rolled chocolate paper cigar filled with salted caramel and orange gelato, maple syrup honeycomb and whisky cream FIDEL’S FATTY: A hand rolled chocolate paper cigar filled with chocolate gelato, rum anglaise and coconut biscuit Numbers are limited so if you really love your dad (note: guilt trip), you’ll get him one of these and get another to stick in the freezer next time you scratch his car or run over his dog. COST: $39 per box – gets you 4 big smokes. 

Image credit: Gelato Messina

Gelato Messina is crazy in all the right ways. This Father's Day they have come up with a super unique way to say 'Love ya Dad!'.

THE SUGAR DADDY: A hand rolled chocolate paper cigar filled with salted caramel and orange gelato, maple syrup honeycomb and whisky cream

FIDEL’S FATTY: A hand rolled chocolate paper cigar filled with chocolate gelato, rum anglaise and coconut biscuit

Numbers are limited so if you really love your dad (note: guilt trip), you’ll get him one of these and get another to stick in the freezer next time you scratch his car or run over his dog.

COST: $39 per box – gets you 4 big smokes. 


Luna Park

http://lunapark.com.au/x/fathers-day/

 Image Credit: Luna Park All day Sunday  Luna Park will welcome all dads on this special day (Sunday 6th September) with a free sausage sizzle and free rides for dad all day long! Grab dad’s hand as you ride the iconic Scenic Railway together, scream your lungs out on The Pharaoh’s Curse, and hold on to your tummies on the Twin Dragon. All dads will receive a FREE unlimited ride ticket when accompanied by one full paying child. When dad is all tuckered out from Luna Park’s endless rides, he can sit down to enjoy a free sausage from the Aussie BBQ. Family, fun and a snag, what more could dad want!

 Image Credit: Luna Park

All day Sunday

 Luna Park will welcome all dads on this special day (Sunday 6th September) with a free sausage sizzle and free rides for dad all day long!

Grab dad’s hand as you ride the iconic Scenic Railway together, scream your lungs out on The Pharaoh’s Curse, and hold on to your tummies on the Twin Dragon.

All dads will receive a FREE unlimited ride ticket when accompanied by one full paying child.

When dad is all tuckered out from Luna Park’s endless rides, he can sit down to enjoy a free sausage from the Aussie BBQ. Family, fun and a snag, what more could dad want!

 

Able and Game

http://www.ableandgame.com.au/stocklist/online-catalogue.asp

 

These guys make the coolest cards. Look no further, there's one for every kind of Dad. 

These guys make the coolest cards. Look no further, there's one for every kind of Dad. 

Music in the Round, Abbotsford Convent

http://abbotsfordconvent.com.au/whats-on/events-exhibitions/music-in-the-round-2015

 Image credit: Music in the Round Following on from the success of last year’s program, which marked the Convent’s 10th anniversary, Music in the Round returns to the Abbotsford Convent this Father’s Day. Presented by the Abbotsford Convent Foundation, the event will showcase Australia’s leading and emerging classical musicians in the Convent’s unconventional spaces. This year, 15 musicians will perform across four historic venues with a diverse program designed for audiences to curate their own unique concert experience. There will also be special talks and discussions along with free jazz playing in the spectacular heritage gardens and free children’s concerts by Patma Music making it a fun-filled day for all! Spoil dad and order lunch too with Bursaria’s picnic hampers available to pre-order when you purchase your tickets online.   When Sunday 6 September, 11am – 5.30pm Where Good Shepherd Chapel Oratory, Sacred Heart building Mural Hall, Convent building Rosina Function Space, Rosina building Cost Full $85 / Conc. $65  Bookings Melbourne Recital Centre melbournerecital.com.au 03 9699 3333  Get Social  

 Image credit: Music in the Round

Following on from the success of last year’s program, which marked the Convent’s 10th anniversary, Music in the Round returns to the Abbotsford Convent this Father’s Day. Presented by the Abbotsford Convent Foundation, the event will showcase Australia’s leading and emerging classical musicians in the Convent’s unconventional spaces. This year, 15 musicians will perform across four historic venues with a diverse program designed for audiences to curate their own unique concert experience. There will also be special talks and discussions along with free jazz playing in the spectacular heritage gardens and free children’s concerts by Patma Music making it a fun-filled day for all! Spoil dad and order lunch too with Bursaria’s picnic hampers available to pre-order when you purchase your tickets online.

 

When

Sunday 6 September, 11am – 5.30pm

Where

Good Shepherd Chapel
Oratory, Sacred Heart building
Mural Hall, Convent building
Rosina Function Space, Rosina building

Cost

Full $85 / Conc. $65 

Bookings

Melbourne Recital Centre
melbournerecital.com.au
03 9699 3333 

Get Social

 
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