Fun experience gift cards

spa Handcrafted happiness awaits: Gift a Turkish mosaic lamp making experience, or treat them to a delicious dumpling and cocktail making class. Let them discover the ancient art of Kintsugi, find mindfulness in pottery, and much more.

redeem It's easy to gift: Gift one of our 9,000+ fun classes (from across Australia); or get a gift card and let them choose.

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How our gift cards work


So flexible

Valid for 3 years. Redeem gift cards on any of our 9,000+ classes (in-person or online), for one or more guests. If the class costs more, just pay the difference. If it costs less, keep the remainder for future classes


Fast delivery

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Do good

ClassBento’s teachers are your local artisans and small businesses. They appreciate your support!

Our workshops are a great way to let your recipient take a real break, and improve their mental wellbeing.

We’ll also donate to Dementia Australia with every booking; and if your giftee doesn't use their gift card, we'll donate the unused balance when it expires, to Dementia Australia.


Happiness guaranteed

If your recipient doesn't like this gift (unlikely!), we'll refund you 100% (within 100 days of purchase)

Some happy gift recipients

Tracy Wyllie

I bought this as a gift for my nephew who has recently started enjoying cooking. It was so fun and relaxed and the food was delicious Our teacher, Tong was delightful! We can't wait to come back!

Cooking class review by Tracy Wyllie - Brisbane

Alex Dixon

Gifted a voucher for my birthday, went into this with no expectations only ever having had one brief go at using a pottery wheel at school. Atmosphere was really relaxed and friendly and the teacher was completely knowledgeable, patient and helpful. We got to make 4 different pieces with the message of 'let the clay become what it wants to, not what you think it should be'. This was the best gift experience  + more

Beginner Wheel Throwing Class review by Alex Dixon - Brisbane

Katie Thomas

Highly recommend this class, it was so much fun. Karina is a fantastic and very knowledgeable teacher. I went along with my sister, the class was a birthday present surprise for her and she absolutely loved it. We cannot wait to go back and finish our pieces off and see the end result.

Wheel Throwing Class for Beginners review by Katie Thomas - Brisbane

Felicia Page

This was a fantastic class. Michelle was very generous with all the resources used in the class and sharing all of her tips from her time making bath bombs. I loved that I learnt 2 different styles of bath bomb, the high tea was lovely and Michelle's house is very welcoming. I made so many bath bombs which I learnt that weather can influence how many bombs you make each time. I came as a gift to myself  + more

Bath Bomb Making Class: Botanicals and Geodes review by Felicia Page - Brisbane

Mary Rennie-Hynes

I received a gift voucher for this workshop. I was so impressed with this workshop and what I was able to create! A very knowledgeable and friendly teacher who didn’t rush the class. I would highly recommend this class and teacher for people of any skill level.

Creative Wire Art Workshop - Brisbane review by Mary Rennie-Hynes - Brisbane

Jennifer Mills

The resin class was a gift and I thoroughly enjoyed my time with Caroline. She's a very knowledgeable and friendly person who seems to be able to turn her hand to all sorts of arts and crafts. My board is looking fantastic and I'm eagerly waiting to see the finished result. Thanks Caroline.

Fluid Art class review by Jennifer Mills - Brisbane

Shivon Thorpe

I bought this as a gift for my mums birthday. We had a lovely time and learnt some great techniques, tips and ideas to style a beautiful charcuterie board. Thanks Ana

Charcuterie Board Making Experience with Bubbles review by Shivon Thorpe - Brisbane

Kaitlyn Neary

Kimberley was extremely welcoming & engaging. A wonderful selection of accessories provided to design your own creation & scent. Made 1 large & 2 tealight and gift box provided to transport home. Timed well to complete and great value for money. Thank You

Candle Making class review by Kaitlyn Neary - Brisbane

Erin Hamby

A fantastic couple of hours. Felt daunted when I came in and saw my beetle drawn up. Benjamin was wonderful, walked me through the process. Got the tufting done and rug finished in the designated time which was great as it is a gift for a friend.

Custom Tufted Rug Making Workshop - Open Session review by Erin Hamby - Brisbane

Brittany Stevenson

Had such a lovely time at this class. Was a Christmas present for my grandmother and she loved it and enjoyed the knowledge of the lovely teacher and learning a new skill. So many gorgeous scents and decorations to choose from and the creative space was beautiful!

Candle Making class review by Brittany Stevenson - Brisbane

Georgia Corcoran

This class was SO much fun. It was a Christmas gift for my Mum and we had the best time. The venue was beautiful and comfortable and it was so easy as everything was provided. The garnishes and drinks themselves were delicious and super simple to replicate at home, and the ladies who taught were funny and easygoing. Love love love

Cocktail class review by Georgia Corcoran - Brisbane

Anne Dawes

Fabulous fun . Great teacher . Excellent venue with added bonus of cafe with coffee and a gift shop

Native Christmas Wreath Workshop review by Anne Dawes - Brisbane

Scott Milton

Our private class was really well organised and personal. Everyone was lovely and had everything setup on arrival and gave a wonderful introduction to the class and what to expect. Throughout each step walked us through the process and offered help when needed. Everyone was patient and made it really enjoyable. Would highly recommend this to anyone looking to make jewellery whether it’s to have a  + more

Make Your Own Ring Workshop review by Scott Milton - Brisbane

Bec Tenkate

Liz was fantastic, she really ran a great class for our surprise gift to our pop. The set up was excellent, the class was set at just the right pace so no one fell behind. Liz offered the kindest advice and suggestions so we could get the best painting outcome. Liz took photos of the event and sent them to me after - that was a very nice surprise. We had lots of laughs and a great afternoon. I give  + more

Painting class review by Bec Tenkate - Brisbane

Ben Abraham

My wife gifted me this class as an early Xmas present, and it was fantastic! The forge was cool, the instructor was very knowledgeable and friendly. I got to make an awesome knife and get my blacksmith on! I would highly recommend this course as an experience for yourself or as a gift for someone else.

Metalwork class review by Ben Abraham - Brisbane

David Every / Nathalie Reimann

Thank you Glow Studio Candle! This was such a great event, creating conscious connection whilst letting our creativity flow with candle making. The instructions were clear and easy to follow. The venue was very Zen like and the class was very informative. I totally recommend this class for a great afternoon with a wonderful gift to take home.

Candle Making class review by David Every / Nathalie Reimann - Brisbane

Julia Masters

Keita has a wonderful personality. He is a great teacher, courteous and thoughtful and made our cooking experience a memorable one. So patient, nothing was too much trouble! The venue was clean with lots of parking. The food choice excellent, with most items readily available, and if not, Keita explained where they could be purchased. It was excellent value for money, lots of chef's tricks learnt,  + more

Japanese Bento Cooking Class - Holland Park review by Julia Masters - Brisbane

Stacey Brown

Booked this class as a birthday gift for my sister. We had an awesome time! Was really fun to learn how to make pottery with a wheel. The teacher was awesome and very helpful. Came out with four very nice pieces that I will glaze in a future class. Definitely recommend.

Beginner Wheel Throwing Class review by Stacey Brown - Brisbane

Kristina Fleming

Thank you Luna for having us! Great class for a present for a friend for her birthday! Luna has the crafting area set up so beautifully

Pottery class review by Kristina Fleming - Brisbane

Rachel Houghton

The class was great! A perfect gift to do with someone (with a little extra gift for yourself at the same time!) The teachers were lovely, very helpful and informative and class itself was very relaxed. Would definitely recommend to anyone!

Gold or Silver Ring Making Workshop review by Rachel Houghton - Brisbane

Anni Webster

This workshop was fabulous. Elizabeth, the art teacher was experienced, patient, and an excellent teacher. It is very good value for money with all materials and afternoon tea supplied. I am hopeless at drawing and have never painted, but left with a fully framed art work that looked similar to this one pictured. I took my granddaughter, and we both loved it, especially doing it together. The class  + more

Petrykivka Painting Workshop review by Anni Webster - Brisbane

Ingrid Larkin

I loved this workshop. It was a wonderful way to spend a few hours with new friends on a Sunday morning. I started the base of my fabric scrap basket and over the past couple of weeks have enjoyed spending an hour or so most evenings adding to the basket. It's destined as a special gift for a friend's birthday in October. Bettina was a great facilitator, with patience and sharing of tips. And the space  + more

Fabric Coiled Basket Making Class review by Ingrid Larkin - Brisbane

Blandine Cousin

Chef John Luca was excellent, very passionate about his cooking and very attentive to details. He gave us lots of tips too. This cooking class gave me some special bonding time with my teenage son, who also really enjoyed the cooking class. It was a nice Mother’s Day present from my husband. Keep on the great work.

Spanish Tapas Cooking Class review by Blandine Cousin - Brisbane

Abbie Akehurst

This was a super amazing experience. I would highly recommend. We made four delicious cocktails that we were able to relax and enjoy whilst Curtis answered our endless questions about all things liquor with ease. The perfect birthday present and we thank Curtis for such a lovely time.

Cocktail Masterclass review by Abbie Akehurst - Brisbane

Katie Bennett

I really enjoyed the desert terrarium class at Soul pantry. The teacher was wonderful, funny and had a true passion for plants, which showed during the making process. The plants were of high quality and the step by step creation process was made easy to follow. The class was held in a large indoor space that had a cafe, as well as a plant and gift shop. I will be back!

Terrarium class review by Katie Bennett - Brisbane

Peta Peterson

Fabulous. Receive this class as a birthday present and I enjoyed every moment! Karen was clear and knowledgeable. It was oddly relaxing learning to weave a basket.

Textiles class review by Peta Peterson - Brisbane

Andrea Francis

We loved this class. It was fun, the teacher was lovely, professional, friendly and very encouraging. We were surprised at how many pieces we were able to make (and that we actually did create pieces!). The class was intimate, we learnt and were taught so much, we had the most enjoyable interactive time and the view was delightful. Highly recommend this to anyone wanting to do something different.  + more

Beginner Wheel Throwing Class review by Andrea Francis - Brisbane

Amonique Niekerk

Sheri was a delight to talk to. She explained what we needed to do well and demonstrated before we had to do it. It made the process so much easier and she gave us all the materials we needed + options to choose from. I learned a lot about candle making in general and how massage candles differ from regular candles. Definitely enjoyed the workshop and would recommend it as a fun hands-on activity or  + more

Candle Making class review by Amonique Niekerk - Brisbane

Annie Harding

The teacher was super lovely and helpful and Soul Pantry where it is held is a very nice venue and food spot. The class is very beginner friendly and thorough in helping you to learn how to make your terrarium last. Would highly recommend as a gift idea!

DIY Terrarium Workshop review by Annie Harding - Brisbane

Leigh-Anne Penman

This was a surprise mother's day gift for my friend and my mother. Our teacher Franci was so patient while giving us step by step instructions helping us along the way. Both mother's were very surprised with their gift and created a beautiful mug each. All materials are supplied and we took morning tea and cake. Totally recommend doing this for any age. Easy parking, amazing teacher and very accommodating  + more

Handbuilding Pottery Class review by Leigh-Anne Penman - Brisbane

Parvati Rogan

This class with Alvin was fantastic! Alvin is a wonderful teacher, calm, patient and very knowledgeable. I was given a voucher by my son and it was really the best present ever! I want to take more classes with Alvin, as his knowledge of craft is extensive. 5STARS! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Silver Casting Jewellery Making Class review by Parvati Rogan - Brisbane

Sharyn Holden

Teacher was exceptional - easy to follow, lovely personality, helpful throughout. Venue is sooooo lovely - I felt at ease, and it helped me feel creative, nicely set up, perfectly decorated (not OTT, but enough to inspire). After practicing, we could do anything at all, even my 82 year old mum created cute planters. The hosts have thought of everything, down to succulents to put into our pots, instructions  + more

Pottery class review by Sharyn Holden - Brisbane

Ashleigh Thompson

I had such a great time participating in this class. I liked learning the different techniques at the beginning of the class and then having lots of time to make earrings. The 3 hours went so quickly I could have happily stayed all night making earrings. I had so much fun! I came home with 12 pairs of earrings that I made and an extra 2 pairs which were a gift at the end of the class. I can't wait  + more

Jewellery Making class review by Ashleigh Thompson - Brisbane

Kelly Cook

I attended the Japanese Cooking Masterclass with my partner as part of a gift and we had a blast! Our teacher had a great sense of humour and was very proficient in the techniques that were being taught, and the staff were very friendly and accommodating. The venue was easy to find and access, with a spacious area for cooking with all equipment, recipes and ingredients provided. We learnt a number  + more

Japanese Cooking Masterclass review by Kelly Cook - Brisbane

Patricia Rashad

Great - a Christmas gift for my daughters and my sisters :) They thought the evening and the activity was fun-filled and creative too :)

Turkish Mosaic Lamp Class review by Patricia Rashad - Brisbane

Jenny Engelking

Fantastic teacher very engaging and so much fun. This was a Christmas gift and such a great idea to spend time and laughter with my sister

Painting class review by Jenny Engelking - Brisbane

Nicholas Brown

Curtis was a fantastic teacher! Welcoming, engaging and flexible with our request to avoid gin. The cocktails were delicious and stepping behind the bar to make them really made this a memorable experience. Highly recommend this course for anyone looking for a fantastic date or gift for great value!

Cocktail class review by Nicholas Brown - Brisbane

Jessica Dickson

My partner and I got this class as a Christmas present and it was honestly the best present ever ! We had so much fun and Patty was an amazing instructor and super knowledgeable. Now we want to build a million more!

DIY Terrarium Workshop review by Jessica Dickson - Brisbane

Ruby Alkhamisi

Great class and atmosphere, perfect gift for someone you love and surprisingly relaxing. Definitely recommend

Soy Candle Making Class: Crystals and Botanicals review by Ruby Alkhamisi - Brisbane

Kimberley Colley

Lovely teacher, great class, all the materials were provided. It was a great birthday present for my mother in law.

Acrylic Paint Pouring Class: Wine Glasses review by Kimberley Colley - Brisbane

Estefania Garcia

I got this class as a christmas present for me and my partner and we loved it. So many types of bread, we got to share with our friends some of the bread we baked and Jenny made it look so easy. We will definitely be baking more bread now that we have an understanding. I highly recommend the accidental caker

Homemade Bread Baking Class for Beginners review by Estefania Garcia - Brisbane

Belinda Tait

I bought this class for my mum as a present and we both loved it. Our teacher Emily was lovely. She thoroughly explained techniques and then supported us individually when we found something challenging. We could choose between 2 designs and were given pre-packed bundles of materials. My mum and I both choose the same design but walked away with completely different Christmas wreaths. We could have  + more

Dried Christmas Wreath Class review by Belinda Tait - Brisbane

Sue Walsh

I purchased this class as a gift voucher for my friend for her birthday. At the time Hayley was moving premises but was very friendly and accommodating with ensuring that we were able to attend a class as soon as she opened at her new premises to the point of communicating with me to ensure the first available date suited myself and my friend. Date locked in, we arrived to the class and we’re welcomed by Hayley who instantly made us feel comfortable and her energy is infectious. It was a small class of six and we all worked at different speeds  + more

Courteney Parun

Bought this class as a gift for my partner’s birthday, and we both LOVED it! Tong is a fabulous teacher, as well as entertainer We cannot wait to come back for another class.

Asian Street Food Cooking Class review by Courteney Parun - Brisbane

Jackson Burge

I gave this class to my son for his 21st. To have something he made himself and the value of new skills was a gift far bigger than I could have given him. He really enjoyed the class and I the process of learning.

Japanese Chef Knife Making Workshop review by Jackson Burge - Brisbane

Rebecca Kennedy

Got this as a birthday present for my Mum and we had an absolute blast. Caroline is so much fun and is do artistically talented. The things she has in her studio are mind blowing! Will definitely be back for her other classes!

Fluid Art class review by Rebecca Kennedy - Brisbane

Laura Batten

Michelle was lovely and very knowledgeable on skin care products. She was friendly and professional in a warm and welcoming manner. Venue was gorgeous, lovely high tea foods served for lunch. Best thing is we get to keep the gorgeous skin care products we made. This was a lovely activity to do with my friend (she bought this gift for my birthday for us to do together).

Skincare and Haircare class review by Laura Batten - Brisbane

Apple Thompson

I had an absolutely fantastic time with Helena. She is a delight to be around, it was like we’d known each other for years. My husband bought me the class as a gift and assured me it was definitely great value for money. I’m over the moon with my finished creation and will definitely be returning for more classes in the future. Helena has a wealth of knowledge and I highly recommend her classes  + more

Floristry class review by Apple Thompson - Brisbane

Elise Wall

I booked this as a birthday gift for my mum and we had the best time. The maximum number of people for this class was 4 which is perfect. The size of the class meant we got one on one attention, could ask questions and seek feedback on how to improve our technique. The teacher was very knowledgeable and gave so many practical tips on everything from the baking process, to setting up for cupcake piping,  + more

Baking and Desserts class review by Elise Wall - Brisbane

Viv Davidson

My mum Viv and I did the class as part of a Mother’s Day gift and we were so pleasantly surprised by how nice and dare we say a little therapeutic the class was. Liz is a great teacher with a lot of experience and is so easy to get along with. The space is a nice and cosy studio under her house littered with inspiring pieces to help you out if you get stuck like me! Lol We really enjoyed our time  + more

Fluid Art class review by Viv Davidson - Brisbane

Different experience gift ideas

Make someone happy

Inspire your favourite people to try something new with one of our experience gift cards in 2023. With thousands of art, craft and culinary experiences to be enjoyed across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and beyond, gifting a truly unique and memorable present has never been easier—thanks to our e gift cards!

An experience voucher will unlock a whole range of local hidden gems that your giftee can discover in their neighbourhood. These experiences are taught by some of Australia’s best local artists, foodies and makers, and the lucky recipient can try anything from learning how to paint a masterpiece, moulding squishy clay into a quirky mug or how to crochet a cosy new scarf.

Whether you're on the hunt for birthday gift ideas for your favourite person or seeking thoughtful experience gifts for her, you’ll be able to find a unique experience gift card that will put a smile on their face. Send your mum on an enchanting journey to an Ikebana flower arranging class, give your dad the opportunity to channel his love of grilling at a BBQ class, or round up your friends for a tasty pizza making masterclass. The possibilities are endless and the choice is entirely yours!

Last minute gift ideas

Why experience vouchers make the best last-minute gift ideas

Have you run out of time and need to give a gift tomorrow? Our experience gift cards are perfect for those looking for last minute gift ideas for birthday presents in 2023 and quick and easy as they're delivered instantly via email.

If you’re wondering how to gift a virtual gift card, it’s as simple as sharing the digital copy with your giftee or printing the attached PDF that is emailed to you instantly after purchase. Pop it inside a card or roll it up with a ribbon and you’re ready to go in just a few minutes! Plus, you can customise the digital gift card by adding a personal message, including the giftee’s name and the experience you’ve chosen for them.

While it might have been a last-minute present purchase, your gift recipient will never know when you have the ability to add a personal touch and pick an experience that’s perfectly suited to their interests.

One of a kind gift experiences

Inspire new passions with these one-of-kind gifts for everyone

Surprise your giftee with an artisan workshop experience that they’ll absolutely love and encourage them to indulge their creativity with the guidance and support of a pro! With a ClassBento experience gift card, the opportunities for creativity and artistic exploration are endless. Print your own designs at a screen printing class in Sydney, make masterful mosaics in Melbourne, head to a cute inner-city studio and learn the techniques of silversmithing in Brisbane, or take a kokedama workshop and bind your own hanging plant pal in Perth. Whether you’re in need of gift ideas for mum, experience vouchers for your bestie or a meaningful gift card for him, there are hundreds of options all across Australia.

If you’re searching for birthday experiences for him but the usual gift cards in Sydney don’t seem like the right fit, a cooking class gift for a creative-led experience might be the perfect option! Grill kings will love seafood BBQ cooking classes, while DIY dads will love our glassblowing workshops. Looking for something a bit different? Treat him to one of our abstract painting classes or maybe even a meditative pottery class voucher.

Booking for a busy bee? When you purchase one of our experience gift cards, the giftee has the option to book a class and time that suits them, with three years to redeem! Our class experience gift vouchers mean that you can let them choose something totally unique. Make 2023 the year you inspire your loved ones to try something completely different and maybe even discover a new passion!

The best part? With a ClassBento gift voucher, you’ll not only be giving a unique, local experience but you’ll also be gifting the chance to learn something new and walk away with an amazing handmade present. From DIY resin cheeseboards to eye-catching ceramic bowls, you’re giving someone the opportunity to craft their own personal gift as well! These truly make for one-of-a-kind gift cards for men and women.

Romantic experience gifts

Experience gift cards can boost wellbeing

If you’ve ever wondered what the benefits are of gifting experiences over traditional gifts, we’re here to help shed some light. Experience gift cards are so much more than just the excitement of trying something new or learning a skill. They're also incredibly beneficial for your wellbeing! Research has shown that engaging in creative activities can help reduce stress, promote positivity and boost mental health. So, when you gift an experience voucher, you're essentially gifting joy, relaxation and a much-needed break from the daily grind!

Picture your loved one immersing themselves in a painting class, letting their worries melt away as they focus on their canvas and colours. Or imagine them laughing with friends at a pottery workshop as they shape clay into funky pots and vases. These moments of joy and relaxation are priceless, and a pretty cool perk to our digital gift cards.

And it's not just about individual enjoyment either. Group experiences can help connect friends, family members and even colleagues too. Whether it's a team building cooking class or a group painting session, shared experiences create lasting memories that go well beyond a physical gift.

Plus, with our ClassBento experience vouchers, your giftee will have the freedom to choose what they want to do and when they want to do it! This flexibility ensures that your gift fits perfectly into their schedule and preferences. If you’re curious as to how experience gifts work, it really is as simple as purchasing online and sharing a digital (or physical) copy with the lucky giftee. They’ll have over 9,000 experiences to choose from when they’re ready to redeem!

Gifts to boost wellbeing

Spark romance with these unique couples vouchers

Shared experiences make the heart grow fonder, and in the case of gifts for couples, an artisan workshop could be just what a pair needs to take time out and reconnect. Experience vouchers allow the couple to choose an activity they’ve always wanted to try together or something that will encourage them to give a new experience a crack!

For adventurous couples, they might opt for an invigorating night photography course in the city or a welding workshop for beginners. Those searching for romantic ways to celebrate an anniversary could opt for a private cooking class or wine tasting experience—in fact, an anniversary gift card can open up so many intimate and romantic possibilities!

If you’re feeling stuck, it’s best to always remember what couples activities the pair love to do together. If they’re dedicated plant parents, a terrarium or kokedama class might be the pick that’s most meaningful for them. Or if they’re passionate gin lovers, a gin blending masterclass may be the best environment for them to reconnect and make new memories.

Experience gifts for teens creativity

Experience gift cards for teens to encourage creativity

Stimulate your child’s creative side with our artist-led workshops, craft experiences and baking classes for kids. Teens will love savouring their sweet tooth at a chocolate class while energetic kids will enjoy an epic drumming workshop—there’s something for every child! There are even activity gift cards for teens to try family-friendly experiences like painting and pottery making. And the fun doesn’t stop there! Explore hundreds more experience gift vouchers that will teach your kids to value time spent with family learning something new and having fun.

Unique vouchers for couples
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