Dating

Dating advice from eHarmony –- find answers to your dating questions

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Talking to a stranger

You’re going on a first date. You’re nervous. What will we talk about? Will he or she expect me to do all the talking? Yikes! What if I talk too much? Or too little? Or come across as boring? Relax. Breathe a little. You’ve got this. Good skill to learn Being able to hold a […]

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Dating

Are you a keyboard lover or a traditionalist?

The digital age has changed the way we find partners, but we are all still looking for the same old thing.  I was invited to my twenty-something second cousin’s wedding recently. She had met her fiancé online and love flourished from there. And now here they were getting married in my uncle’s backyard, a very […]

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Blog, Dating

A tale of the unexpected: how a game of pool broke the ice

In our Dating Diaries, real people talk about real dates … what went right, what went wrong, what they learnt from the experience. And the biggest question of all: was there a second date? Pablo Seoane, 31, works in marketing and likes to take the lead on first dates. He operates a speed-dating night in […]

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A walk in the park

In our Dating Diaries, real people talk about real dates … what went right, what went wrong, what they learnt from the experience. And the biggest question of all: was there a second date? Twenty-seven-year old Sam Wade works as an account manager/tour guide for a company that organises adventure travel experiences for school students. […]

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Dating

Why a date at the beach worked a treat

In our Dating Diaries, real people talk about real dates … what went right, what went wrong, what they learnt from the experience. And the biggest question of all: was there a second date? Cooke is a 52-year-old editor working in the content sector. She is divorced, and the mother of two teenagers and two […]

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Does your date tick all your boxes?

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, our new research reveals that Aussie singles are a very picky bunch and could be sabotaging their chances of finding love, by dismissing potential partners based on superficial checklists. The survey of over 1,000 Australians reveals age, height, body type, whether they have good teeth and even how often they mention […]

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Dating, Start with you

New year, fresh approach

BEAR with me while I offer up a fishing analogy. The best anglers, the ones who catch the most fish consistently, have several things in common: some knowledge of their quarry, energetic application to the task and a willingness to change tactics if a bait or location isn’t producing the results they are after. It […]

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Dating, Using eHarmony

Take a note – being musical can enhance your appeal

I’ve known this to be true for a long time … the guys in the band always get more girls than those of us who are musically challenged. This eternal truth was first revealed to me at my 18th birthday party. Being 18, I had a crush on just about every girl there. I was […]

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Date Guide, Dating

Single? Save the date!

Are you single and over the disappointing dates, endless swiping and search for someone to connect with on your level? Well, we just might be able to help… We are excited to announce that eharmony LIVE is happening again! Mark your diaries, this exclusive singles evening is taking place on Thursday 31st of August, in a famed, quirky, inner- […]

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Dating, Using eHarmony

Create the ultimate date with mum this Mother’s Day

As the experts in love and relationships and with Mother’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d lend a helping hand for those that need a creative kick-start for planning the perfect day for mum. And luckily, you don’t need to burn a hole in your wallet to put together a thoughtful and memorable […]

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Date Guide, Dating