So, this is the situation. Father’s Day is fast approaching (September 4 by the way) and you haven’t found the perfect gift. Perhaps you’ve been too busy and forgot. You have a lucky dad that already owns everything. Or, they’re just picky. We get it and we’ve got you. Whether they’re a foodie, thrill chaser or style aficionado, GRAZIA has the unexpected and off-beat in mind.

Father’s Day Menu – Woodcut at Crown Sydney. BOOK NOW

Award-winning chef Ross Lusted has curated a special Father’s Day menu at Woodcut in the Crown Sydney. From stand-out dishes including N25 Caviar Almas, Beef Short Ribs with galette potato and whipped garlic, and Rangers Valley X Wagyu 5+ 1 kg Tomahawk, treat dad to a lavish experience that celebrates Australian produce.

Prince Neptune Signature Eco Crew, $139. SHOP NOW

This month Olympic swimmer and artist Cody Simpson launched apparel label, Prince Neptune. The signature eco crew combines soft French Terry using organic cotton and recycled polyester blend for the perfect wardrobe staple coming into the spring season.

Le Creuset Sparkling Wine Opener, $45. SHOP NOW

There is nothing quite as devastating as a broken cork. Pull off the perfect champagne ‘pop’ with the new Le Creuset champagne star for easy and stylish opening. It would look perfect in any home bar.

Aerobatic Warbird Flight via Adrenaline, $465. SHOP NOW

If dad isn’t quite into ‘things’ (or has watched Top Gun too many times) an experience via Adrenaline is the way to go. Take a flight over Melbourne with an experienced pilot and spin and turn with dog-fight manoeuvres at dizzying speeds. The full experience lasts for 25 minutes.

Life Plans on Dive Bar Napkins by Paul Manser, $40. SHOP NOW

Paul Manser has written for many publications including The Sunday Telegraph and International Traveller. Within this book are the wild stories he couldn’t publish anywhere else. Think, kidnappings in Mexico, exploding rubbish bins in Tokyo and man-eating spiders in Guatemala. This is no ordinary memoir.

Maison Balzac Le Sable Solid Perfume, $59. SHOP NOW

Maison Balzac was established out of curiosity for olfactory cues and novel objects. This season the brand has reinterpreted a signature scent for a new solid unisex perfume. Le Sable combines cedarwood, patchouli and eucalyptus for unique fragrance on-the-go.

Riedel Stemless Wings Cabernet Pinot Noir Glass, $55. SHOP NOW

Following the popular release of RIEDEL Winewings in 2020 – a collection of wine glasses which boasts a unique curved design – the glassware connoisseur has since released a stemless rendition. The Pinot Noir glass is perfect for light-bodied red wines and perfectly highlights the fruity character of your chosen vino.

Baina Towel Bathing Set, $390. SHOP NOW

Inspired by fashion, art and architecture, homewares brand Baina aims to elevate your daily bathing routine. Something should be said for quality towels and considering we use them everyday, they serve as the perfect gift.

Nak Hair Barber Surf Wax, $25.95. SHOP NOW

For carefree lived-in hair look no further than the user friendly, barber approved, Nak Hair surf wax. It creates a natural sea salt beach texture for styling and control no matter the season.

St Hugo Single Vineyard Barossa Valley Koch Shiraz 2016, $79. SHOP NOW

When all else fails, you can’t go past a luxurious bottle of wine. Our pick is the St Hugo Barossa Valley Koch Shiraz with notes of florals, spice and raspberry fruit. It will just get better with age.

thoughts?