What to buy and where to eat this Valentine’s Day 2022

Pumphouse Sydney restaurant dining room balcony

The day of love is fast approaching, so you need to sort out what you’re eating and where basically yesterday. Don’t even get us started on the gifts!

We rounded-up some favourites from around Sydney, Melbourne and some favourite retailers to make your choosing easier, so scroll on for some ideas on where to eat and what to buy this Valentine’s Day 2022.

Google Pixel 6 mobile phone

If you’re an android person, then this is the ultimate phone that’ll make your life worth living.

The first phone with a Google chip, all Google parts and some – as always – external colour action to keep your day exciting, the phone’s one of Google’s most personal and helpful phones. With the most advanced cameras seen on a Pixel, you can capture every special memory with your other half in high quality and vivid colours, and they’ll only ever be a phone call away. Get it from $999 form Google

Google Pixel 6 phones

Google Pixel buds

The perfect gift for anyone with a busy or on-the-go lifestyle, Google’s Pixel Buds A-Series offer rich sound quality, clear calls and hands-free helpfulness all in a low-profile aesthetic. Designed for a snug and secure fit, they are comfortable enough for those long listening sessions or while your partner works out. Get them for $159 

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Pumphouse Sydney

They’ve curated a delicious set menu for guests to enjoy on February 14th for $180 per couple. You will be welcomed with a special Valentine’s Day cocktail on arrival before being guided upstairs to the stunning, open terrace overlooking Darling Square. If you’re feeling flirty, try the Hydro Melon which boasts tequila, pineapple, lime and watermelon with a fabulous fairy floss garnish, or for a classic, try the PH Negroni. Head to the website for more

Cord tote bag for all occasions from Banish

cord tote bag

Because plastic is over and cord is eternally trendy, this reusable cord tote bag from Banish is just what your shopping life needs. Get it from Banish Australia for $34.95

TCL TAB 10S 2022 

Featuring a powerful chipset for great performance, 64GB of internal memory that can be expanded, intelligent eye protection and the stunning NXTVISION Display that TCL Mobile is known for, the 10-inch TCL TAB 10S offers a portable learning and entertainment experience for kids and adults alike. Standard inclusions of a Stylus Pen and Flip Protective Case means it’s ready to go straight out of the box! Get it here

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Coravin Sparkling System 

The portable, easy-to-use system pairs a secure, universal-fit stopper with a hand-held charging unit to maintain the carbonation level of sparkling wine between pours and reduce wine wastage. Get it for $699.95

Caravin sparling wine stopper

Warner’s Honeybee gin

Not just any old honey gin. This is Warner’s Honeybee Gin. Dedicated to the millions of teammates we’ve got on our farm. Our bees rock. They keep our ten acres of botanicals healthy and give us a big dollop of honey for every bottle of honeybee gin. Hand-harvested honey from the Warner family’s Falls Farm in the British Midlands is combined with 27 other botanicals including lavender, hibiscus, rose and blue cornflower, to make this a wonderfully complex yet delicate gin. Get it here

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Oodie onesie for everyone

Aussie couples can give each other the warm and fuzzies this Valentine’s Day with the latest launch from The Oodie, Australia’s most popular, highest-quality and longest-lasting hooded wearable blanket. The special Valentine’s Day launch features two brand new designs – the Peach Oodie ($109) and the Eggplant Oodie ($109)

Oodie onesie family

Canon EOS R6 camera

Ideal for those that don’t want to miss a thing; the EOS R6 excels across landscape, portrait, wildlife, nature, astro and sports photography and videography subjects. Get it for about $3654

canon eos camera

Cleanse & Co crystals

Channel your good energies and positive vibes by tapping into the energy of the Earth. Or, just collect some pretty rocks for the windowsill. Either way, Cleanse & Co has a huge spread of options. See the range online

Amethyst crystal

Scented candles by Haven

Scented candles are the perfect way to enhance the romance. This Valentine’s Day gift your loved one a Haven candle. The new additions to the Haven scented candles collection offer four fresh fragrances designed to soothe the mind and energise the spirit. From scented spice to a pop of fruitiness or subtle floral, the candles are the perfect finishing touch to any room. Get it here

Haven candles

Valentine’s Harbour Getaway Package at Pier One Hotel Sydney

Couples are spoilt for choice with a myriad of dining options. Pier One has created an exclusive gourmet Valentine’s Hamper featuring: a bottle of Australian sparkling wine, and a selection of local NSW meats and cheeses – the ultimate pairing for a dreamy night in or romantic harbourside sunset picnic. 

Bar One at Pier One Hotel will extend regular operations to include Monday 14 February, offering a one-night special Pier Dining Sharing Menu including Sydney Rock oysters, an assortment of fresh shellfish and cocktails on arrival. From $120pp, diners can choose from semi-outdoor marquee tables or waterside tables with direct views of the stunning Walsh Bay. Find out more at the Pier One website