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6 Ideas for the Perfect Proposal

February 3, 2021

6 Ideas for the Perfect Proposal  

Have you found your soulmate, bought the perfect ring and are ready to start planning the big proposal?
Getting down on one knee and popping the question is the grandest, most exciting declaration of love. It is a cherished, milestone moment for any couple and marks the start of an incredible journey together. The question now is how do you make this the best, most romantic occasion possible?
As you sit here scrolling through Google looking inspiration, I bet you’re feeling a little overwhelmed by choice. With so many stunning locations and unique ways to propose it’s easy to get lost in a myriad of information.
Lucky for you, we are here to help! We have narrowed down the list of options to bring you a comprehensive, condensed list of the best ways to propose in Brisbane. Whether your style is secluded and intimate or grand and showy, we have the most romantic, love filled marriage proposal ideas perfect for you and your partner.

1.  Kangaroo Point

Located along the stunning Brisbane River, Kangaroo Point is an inner-city paradise perfect for your proposal. With lush greenery, scenic walking paths and breathtaking city views, Kangaroo Point has all the elements for a great proposal. Stroll along Brisbane’s stunning waterways or sit by the water with a romantic picnic and enjoy the relaxed, stress-free atmosphere. Whether you decide to make it an intimate affair or invite loved ones to hide behind the foliage and pop out to celebrate afterwards, this location is certainly Brisbane’s best riverfront location.
If you’re looking to add a unique touch to your day, how about embarking on an exciting outdoor adventure? Located at the bottom of the cliffs, Riverlife Adventure Centre offers exclusive tours such as twilight kayaks, rock climbing and abseiling that are great for couples and perfect for bringing the excitement, romance and adventure to your big day.

2.  Story bridge

Skilfully combine adventure, excitement, and romance into your proposal and embark on a twilight adventure climb up Brisbane’s iconic Story Bridge. Ascend into the sky, side by side with your partner and watch as the sun sets over the city and the twinkling city lights reflect off Brisbane’s River. With unscathed city views and Brisbane at your fingertips, this unique, sky-high experience is the perfect way to start your future together on a high.

3.  Burleigh Heads

Iconic for its picture-perfect views and easy-going atmosphere Burleigh Heads is another great location to pop the question. The stunning shoreline and crystal blue waters provide a breathtaking backdrop for the big moment. Feel the sand between your toes and sun on your back as you stroll along the beachfront and make your way to the famous Burleigh Hill for a romantic champagne picnic.
Pack your own basket, full of your favourite treats for an intimate, rustic atmosphere or hand it over to the experts for a more extravagant affair. With many companies such as Social Picnic Co. and Unforgettable Proposals, offering exclusive proposal packages, take the stress out of planning and preparing and focus on the most important part- the proposal!  These great packages include a divine, aesthetic picnic set up, delicious, gourmet hampers and a complimentary bottle of sparkling to help you make this day truly remarkable.

4.  Mount Cootha

If your idea of romance includes a relaxing walk through nature and scenic city views, Mount Cootha is the perfect location for you! Take a short walk or longer hike side by side with your partner and marvel at the gorgeous flora and fauna as you set off on one of the charming Mount Cootha walking tracks. If excitement gets the better of you one options is to pop the question under the lush canopies, or, if you wait, your walk will take you to the top of the mountain where you will can enjoy 360 degree views of Brisbane and surrounds.
Whether it’s sunrise or sunset, this scenic location is a great place to cultivate the natural love that exists between you and your partner and journey into the wilderness on the exciting path of marriage.

5.  Tangalooma

With crisp white sand, crystal blue water, and wild dolphins dancing in the water, Tangalooma is one of Queensland’s best beaches for a romantic proposal. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and venture over to the gorgeous Tangalooma Island on an intimate and relaxing Tangatour boat cruise. This tranquil experience will allow you to spend uninterrupted, quality time with your loved one and take you to a little slice of heaven perfect for your proposal.
Embark on a scenic day tour and return home to Brisbane to celebrate with loved ones or book into the famous Tangalooma Resort for an exquisite getaway. The Tangalooma Romance Package is a dreamy-worthy experience and guaranteed to keep to sparks flying long after your incredible proposal.

6.  Sirromet Winery

Situated at picturesque Mount Cotton, just a short drive from Brisbane, Sirromet offers food and wine lovers the ultimate winery experience. Delight in the finest quality wine, sip exotic flavours, and tour the rustic cellars as you embark on a romantic wine tasting tour. Finish your experience with an intimate dining experience at the award-winning Restaurant Lurleen’s or the café style Tuscan Terrace.
Like a scene from a romance novel the rolling hills and twisting grape vines provide a charming backdrop for the big proposal. What better way to cheers to the happy couple?
Whether it’s sea, sky or somewhere in between, ease your nerves knowing these are the best, most exquisite ways to propose. With location, romance and atmosphere romance sorted, it’s time to sweep your loved one away and invite your partner on the experience of their life.

SHE SAID YES!!! If you and your partner are ready to start planning the big day, Riverlife Events and Functions Centre has everything you need. With breathtaking riverfront views, stunning decor options and the finest quality food, Riverlife will bring your wildest, love-filled dreams to life.

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