Known as ‘the town that saved Queensland’ since the Gold Rush days, Gympie is famous for its friendly locals and its gold-laden history. Situated on the banks of the Mary River, Gympie is the heart of the Cooloola Region, and the town is picturesque and peaceful. The people in it are some of the warmest you’ll ever meet, and if you’re looking to date other Gympie singles, you’ll find some of those friendly faces online at eHarmony. Once you’ve answered our in-depth questionnaire, you’ll be matched with a select group of compatible, professional singles, and from there, you can find try one of these Gympie dating ideas:
Rainbow Beach is a picturesque, 45-minute drive away from the main part of Gympie, and is a great place for you and your date to get to know each other in a beautiful setting. Pack a picnic blanket and enjoy fish and chips on the beach before taking a dip in some of the bluest ocean you’ve ever seen. If you’re up for something (much!) more adventurous, Rainbow Beach is known as a great place for absailing, hang-gliding and wind-surfing. There are also beautiful national parks in the area that offer magnificent views of the beach and its surrounds. Finish off your exhausting day with a pint and a parma down at the Rainbow Beach Sports Club.
What could be more romantic than a ride on an old-fashioned steamer? The Valley Rattler is Gympie’s historic steam train, which rattles its way through the town from the historic Gympie Railway station every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.
You and your date can cross the Mary River in style while taking in the spectacular views of scenic Mary Valley. After taking a journey through the historic neighbouring towns, enjoy traditional Devonshire tea with scones and jam in the adorable refreshment room.
Get dressed up for an evening at one of the town’s fine dining restaurants, like the Raffinati Restaurant and Bar. The dishes are a mix of classic, sophisticated and delicious, and include freshly caught Atlantic Salmon and pan-fried prawns. Impress your date by ordering a bottle of their many delicious white wines or a classy cocktail. The food is terrific and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. Your match will be charmed by the great service and wowed by the delicious meal.
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