Looking for the perfect gift to make Dad’s day? Whether he’s into booze or fine-dining, fitness or fashion, we’ve put together the ultimate list of locally-made goods to surprise and delight – without a pair of socks or jocks in sight.

The Foodie Dad

Red Gum BBQ's Father’s Day Feast Delivered

Get all Dad’s Red Gum favourites delivered to your door! The Father’s Day Feast feeds two generously, with a mouth-watering menu of Grass Fed Beef Brisket, Smoked Free Range Pulled Pork, Free Range Chicken Breast with Alabama White Sauce, Potato Salad, BBQ Beans, Garlic and Dill Pickles, Creamy Mac & Cheese and Brownie with Butterscotch Sauce. It’s a tasty treat he’s sure to love! $150

Red Gum BBQ Saucy Gift Pack

For Dads who love a bit of spice! Red Gum BBQ’s Saucy Gift Box packs some serious heat. Featuring the Red Gum Gold, Red Gum Classic, Red Gum Red and Red Gum Hot – packed in an eco-friendly gift box – Dad will be all set for hot sauce this BBQ season. $45

Father's Day Menu at Hotel Sorrento

Hotel Sorrento's new culinary director George Calombaris has curated a Father's Day Feast fit for a king, featuring Crispy Chicken Wings and Southern Calamari, Beer Glazed Braised Beef with Cauliflower Puree, and a decadent Tiramisu for dessert. What's more, all Dads receive a free pot of Carlton Draught on the day. How's that for service?! Bookings are essential. $85pp

Montalto - Feed Me in The Piazza

Gift Dad with a day of grazing in the Montalto Piazza as he soaks in views over the vines. The Feed Me gift certificate includes a selection of dishes made with produce from the kitchen garden and a bottle of Montalto’s award-winning wine. If you play your cards right, he might take you instead of Mum. $155 for two

Lek Lek Ban Pork Crackle Chilli Jam

This lip-smacking condiment from Lek Lek Ban’s own Chef Roong is perfect for smearing on meat, eggs, fish, toasties or fried rice. Our Dads have even been known to eat it from the jar. $18


The Spirited Dad

Cellar and Pantry - Mornington Peninsula 12 Beer Pack

Present Dad with a taste of the Peninsula with this selection of locally-brewed beers curated by our friends at Cellar and Pantry. This desirable dozen features ales from Red Hill Brewery, Jetty Road, Bonza Brewing and St Andrews Beach Brewery. With something for everyone, Dad’s sure to discover his next favourite bevvie. $95

Jimmy Rum Twin Pinot Pack

For Dads who are partial to a pinot or two. This nifty gift pack contains a bottle of Crittenden Estate’s Kangerong Pinot alongside a bottle of JimmyRum’s 2022 PINOT Cane Spirit, carefully steeped over Crittenden Estate’s Pinot Noir grapes. $130

Allies Cinq A Sept Pinot Noir Vermouth  

This one is for those fancy father figures in our lives. Cinq a Sept is French vernacular for the aperitif time of day. For the uninitiated, Vermouth is a wine-based fortified aperitif typically containing elements of herb, spice, citrus and bitterness. Tell Dad to expect fresh raspberry fruit laced with refreshing herbs, exotic spices and mild bitterness. $55


My Dad Bod Is a Temple

Peninsula Hot Springs Revitalise Bath House Bathing for Two

Give Dad the gift of relaxation with bath house bathing for two at the iconic Peninsula Hot Springs. He’ll have access to over 50 globally-inspired bathing experiences, including geothermal mineral pools, Turkish steam baths, underground saunas, ice caves and massaging mineral showers. His mind and body will thank you for it. $140

Keke Wellness Cryo Sauna Session

For those Dads who take their weekend sport a little too seriously. Cryotherapy has become a leading method for pain management and sports recovery, favoured by AFL clubs and elite athletes looking to boost their performance and recovery. The team at Keke Wellness in Rye will guide Dad through a 3-minute session at -140 degrees C to help remove toxins, reduce inflammation, and leave him feeling refreshed and revitalised. Plus, there’s the obvious benefit of bragging rights. $75

Olieve & Olie Shave Gel

Help Dad to look, feel, and smell good with this pure and natural shaving gel that conveniently doubles as a cleanser. This little beauty is handcrafted with extra virgin olive oil and blended with the soothing scents of bergamot, clary sage and geranium. $20


The Coffee Connoisseur

Commonfolk Coffee Subscription

Give Dad the gift of caffeination with a coffee subscription that will land on his doorstep every fortnight. Choose from Commonfolk’s famous Godfather or Progress Street espresso blends, or surprise him with a filter coffee lucky dip. $16+ per fortnight

Little Rebel Coffee Roastery Camping Mugs

These enamel coffee mugs are perfect for Dad’s next hiking or camping trip. Available in black, white and mini, for adventurous Dads who enjoy a ‘spro on the go. $15


The Rad Dad

Snake Hole Wharfie Beanie

Keep Dad's noggin warm and toasty with the Snake Hole Wharfie Beanie in seasonal Clay. This comfy style is locally made and designed for single or double roll. Lookin' good, Dad! $45

Bass Surfboards Tote Bag in Natural/Green

For forgetful Dads who are forever losing their wallet and keys. The Bass Tote is made from natural cotton and printed in Melbourne with designs from local artist Alanna Jane. We reckon it might just be the perfect man bag. $25

The Ninch Wave Dad Cap

Last but not least, we’ve got our timeless 6-panel dad caps, featuring our iconic wave embroidered on the front. Designed to show pride of place, this one-size-fits-all cap will age like a fine wine – and let everyone know that Dad’s a true local. $49

The Ninch Wave Cap