Father’s Day ideas from Takapuna!

Takapuna has just the thing for all Dad’s this Father’s Day!

Need some ideas to show your appreciation for the great Dad in your life? We’ve got you covered – check out our ideas for all Dad’s below!

While this Father’s Day might look a little different to previous years, Takapuna still has a great range of opportunities for you to show your Dad just how special he is.

New World Metro Shore City

iStore has some fantastic treats for the tech-Dad’s that are after the latest devices and gadgets, and you can shop with them online for contactless delivery!

Life Pharmacy Shore City has a great range of gifts, from after-shave to grooming essentials – everything the modern Dad needs to practice some self-care and keep himself looking and smelling fresh. You can shop online or visit them (via the Anzac St entrance) to shop safely.

Of course, New World Metro Shore City also has all of Dad’s favourite sweet treats, from baked goods, to biscuits, beer and sweets! They also have all the groceries you need to cook Dad his favourite breakfast, lunch or dinner – just remember to shop safe, be kind, and be aware of the guidelines set out to keep you safe (i.e. wear a mask, only a restricted number of people in the shop at once).

Life for Men clothes for Father's Day

For the outdoor-sy Dad’s, check out Merrell’s range of clothing, equipment, footwear and accessories – everything the adventurous Dad needs for lockdown expeditions around the backyard!

Barker’s Shore City are also available for online shopping, so you can treat Dad to those brand-new threads, or get him a gift voucher to choose what he wants!

Our friends at Life for Men are also doing a special deal on Father’s Day vouchers: purchase a $100 gift card, and receive an extra $50 gift card, free! To grab this deal, email Scott at Life for Men now!

House of Chocolate Father's Day range

For the chocolate-loving Dad’s, House of Chocolate have collated a whole range of gifts just perfect to spoil Dad. They’re available for online ordering and contactless delivery as well, so get him the perfect sweet surprise now!

If you’re looking to simply spend some quality time with Dad and do something a little different, why not play an online game through Escape HQ? You can play online, anytime – 24/7!

You can even play with friends or family in other bubbles, through the internet – all you need is a computer with internet access at each location and a group video call!

Escape HQ online games for Father's Day

Get ready for an exhilarating hour of fun using your super sleuth skills to solve a mystery – Ben’s Big Heist and Time’s Ticking games are recommended for ages 15+, 18+ for Jack’s Hangover.

Monterey Lounge Cinema are currently running a great special for Dad – give him the gift of movies this Father’s Day, and purchase a gift card for him to use later, and get bonus value!

Spend $20 on a gift card and receive a complimentary pass. Spend $40 on a gift card, and you’ll receive a free double pass OR spend $60 on a gift card, and you’ll receive 3x free passes AND a $20 food and beverage voucher! Find out more information here.

Thrillzone Takapuna also have a fantastic, brand-new online Escape game: The Pegasus Project!

Thrillzone Takapuna Online Games for Father's Day

Are you smart enough to find the antidote against a powerful synthetic virus quickly spreading over the world? Can you solve the inexplicable murders and prevent any more from happening? Play together with family or friends in different households with the use of video calls and get everyone involved! 

If you’re still in need of ideas, then you can always purchase some vouchers online from Dad’s favourite places – whether it’s Madam Woo, The Elephant Wrestler, Regatta Bar or Franc’s, or Sal’s for a delicious meal. Or why not try Honey Cafe, Street Organics, for brunch?

You can also buy vouchers from Retrospace, Farmers, Rodd & Gunn and Rembrandt so dad can choose a great gift when we needs something!

Check out a full list of Takapuna businesses offering online vouchers / e-vouchers for purchase here.

Whatever your Dad’s interests or likes – Takapuna has you covered, even in lockdown! There are plenty of options around Takapuna to completely spoil the wonderful Dad in your life, this Father’s Day.

To all the Dad’s out there – thank you for the wonderful job you all do, and we hope you have a wonderful Father’s Day!

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