If you are big on bucket lists, this year, how about you try an experience you’ve been wanting to try for sometime?

Everyone seems to be excited about them, and there are a ton to choose from.

Here are the top 8 bucket list ideas for 2019.

Abseil Down a Cliff


Rise above your fear and come out feeling free er.  Enjoy the thrill of descending down a rock face with nothing but ropes.

Tackle multiple pitches of varying heights and feel the rush surge through your veins. Once you are over the fear factor, you’ll want to do abseiling over and over again.  All safety gear is provided and you are guided by qualified professionals.

And if the feeling of going backwards isn’t your thing, then how about rap jumping, SAS style.


Makeover and Photoshoot


Put down the iPhone and forget the filters.  It’s time to overhaul your style with a beauty makeover, and rock a photoshoot made just for you.

The experience includes a pre-styling consultation to understand what colors and styles suit you. You then have your hair and makeup completed by professional hair and makeup artists.

Finally wrap up with a beauty photoshoot in a professional studio by a fashion photographer.


Sail off on a Pirate Ship


If you’ve ever been fascinated by pirates, you’ve got to try this one.

It’s a theatrical experience where you interact with a pirate crew on board a real wooden tall ship off the coast of Sydney.

You get to hoist the sails, operate the equipment, and engage in an exciting interactive pirate experience. So relax, enjoy, and let the pirates take you on a glorious ride with the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House in the backdrop.


Target Shooting


Former world number one Adam Vella takes you on a thrilling private clay-shooting experience.

You get to fire a Berette 12-gauge for an unlimited number of targets for one full hour. You also get first-hand shooting tips from the ex-Olympian and a gift pack with a voucher.


Fly off in a Hot Air Balloon

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Watching the first rays of the sun burst through the clouds as you lift off in a hot air balloon is an experience you won’t forget in a hurry.

Enjoy breath-taking views of the gorgeous Yarra Valley, the Avon Valley, the Barossa Valley, and many more, as you drift at 3000 feet.

A hearty breakfast with your favorite champagne awaits you after the flight.

A hot air balloon flight will create memories you’ll recall time and time again.


Swim with Sharks


Feel the chill in your bones as the most feared creatures of the sea swim past you.

You get an up-close view of different species of sharks like Gills, Nurses, Gummys and Rays.

You are suited up in full scuba gear and accompanied by a trained instructor. The Aquariums, where the experience is offered, ensures complete safety of the revelers.



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Flyboarding is a fun new experience. It is a sport like no other where you fly, swim and walk on water.

You swim underwater, soar up into the sky, and leap in and out of water like a dolphin. It is also a great way to explore the vibrant marine life teeming under the water.

You are supplied with all the gear, and briefed by a qualified trainer on the equipment and how to use it.

Aquaman here I come.


Winery and Gourmet Tour


This is the ultimate experience for wine lovers.

Spend a full day exploring iconic vineyards and charming villages in luxury.

Visit heritage buildings, food gardens, and small family-run boutique wineries.

Sample the local seasonal produce with a sumptuous meal prepared by gourmet chefs.