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Upcoming Speed Dating Events in Burpengary

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The Mix Bar
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Fri, 2 August, 7:00 pm AEST
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765 Stanley St, Woolloongabba QLD 4102
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Hey Chica!
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Fri, 9 August, 7:00 pm AEST
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14/315 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Pig ‘N’ Whistle Brunswick Street
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Sat, 17 August, 6:00 pm AEST
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Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Fourth Monkey Cocktail Bar & Grill
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Fri, 20 September, 7:00 pm AEST
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58 Mollison St, South Brisbane QLD 4101
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Bar Gusto
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Sat, 31 August, 7:00 pm AEST
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601 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills QLD 4006
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Pig ‘N’ Whistle Brunswick Street
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Fri, 6 September, 6:00 pm AEST
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Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Mix Bar
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Fri, 13 September, 7:00 pm AEST
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765 Stanley St, Woolloongabba QLD 4102
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Hey Chica!
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Fri, 20 September, 7:00 pm AEST
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14/315 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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Bar Gusto
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Sat, 28 September, 6:00 pm AEST
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601 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills QLD 4006
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD
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The Fourth Monkey Cocktail Bar & Grill
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Fri, 4 October, 7:30 pm AEST
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58 Mollison St, South Brisbane QLD 4101
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Tickets from $29.90 AUD

Speed Dating Social Events In Burpengary

Looking for love in Burpengary? Speed dating might just be your ticket to romance! This trendy suburb in Queensland, Australia, has become a hotspot for singles events, particularly along Morayfield Road, the main thoroughfare lined with bustling bars and pubs. Getting there is a breeze – just hop on bus 662 from Burpengary station, and you’ll be in the heart of the action in no time.

Picture this: you arrive at 6:30 PM for some pre-event mingling, sipping a drink to calm those first-date jitters. At 7 PM sharp, the real fun begins. You’ll embark on a whirlwind of 12 five-minute mini-dates, with a much-needed 10-minute intermission at the halfway point. By 9 PM, you’ll have met a dozen potential matches, all neatly organized in the Matching App 4.0. Simply select ‘Match’ or ‘Friend’ for each person you’ve met, and voila! Your matches will be revealed at 8 AM the next day, like Christmas morning for singles.

Wondering what to wear? Burpengary’s vibe is casual chic – think smart jeans and a nice top. For ladies, Blush Boutique on Station Road has some great options to help you feel confident and comfortable. And don’t worry, you’re not just meeting Burpengary locals – expect to mingle with singles from neighboring Narangba and Morayfield too.

When it comes to conversation starters, why not chat about the beautiful North Lakes Environmental Park? Suggest a picnic date there if you hit it off – it’s the perfect spot for a romantic second meeting. Remember, Speed Dating Social events cater to all ages (20s through 70s) and demographics, including LGBTQ+, Christian, and Asian speed dating nights. Simply book your ticket on Eventbrite and get ready for a night of potential connections!

Our Venues

The Rustic Rooster is a charming farmhouse-style bar that’s become a favorite for speed dating events. Built in 2018 on the site of an old dairy farm, owner Sarah Thompson has infused the space with rustic charm that creates a warm, inviting atmosphere perfect for breaking the ice. The venue’s unique features include a wall of vintage clocks (great conversation starters!), an outdoor fire pit area for cozy chats during intermission, and a chalkboard wall where daters can leave messages or artwork. These elements combine to create a relaxed, playful environment that puts speed daters at ease. Don’t miss their signature cocktail, the “Rooster’s Crow” – a spicy twist on a Moscow Mule that’s sure to add some kick to your conversations. For the best experience, arrive early to snag a spot by the fire pit – it’s the perfect place to continue chatting with your favorite matches after the official event ends.

Neon Nights is a vibrant, retro-inspired bar that brings a touch of 80s glam to Burpengary’s speed dating scene. Converted from an old video rental store in 2021, owner Mike Chen has created a neon-lit wonderland that’s equal parts nostalgic and modern. The venue’s standout features include a wall of working arcade games (perfect for showing off your Pac-Man skills between dates), a DJ booth spinning classic hits, and a roller skate-inspired bar that adds a playful touch to drink orders. These unique elements create a high-energy atmosphere that keeps the conversation flowing and adds an element of fun to the speed dating experience. Try their signature “Back to the Future” cocktail – a color-changing drink that’s as memorable as the connections you’ll make. Pro tip: Use the arcade games as an icebreaker – challenge your date to a quick round of Street Fighter to see if you’re a compatible match!

The Botanical Brew is a lush, garden-inspired microbrewery that offers a refreshing twist on the speed dating experience. Established in 2019 in a converted greenhouse, owners Tom and Lisa Green have created a verdant oasis that feels worlds away from the typical bar scene. The venue’s unique features include living plant walls that purify the air and create natural conversation nooks, a glass-ceilinged atrium that bathes the space in natural light, and an on-site brewery where you can watch the beer-making process in action. These elements combine to create a fresh, invigorating atmosphere that encourages open conversation and connection. Their signature drink, the “Floral Fizz,” is a fragrant, fruit-infused beer that’s perfect for sipping during your mini-dates. For the best experience, take advantage of the venue’s spaciousness – use the intermission to stroll through the indoor garden with a potential match, discussing your favorite plants and maybe even planning a future gardening date!

What To Expect At Our Events

Arriving at a Speed Dating Social event, you’ll be greeted with a name card and a QR code to scan into the Matching App 4.0. This nifty app lets you see a list of all attendees right on your phone – talk about a tech-savvy way to keep track of your potential matches! After some casual mingling at the bar, ladies take their seats while the gents rotate every five minutes, guided by our friendly hosts. As you chat, simply use the app to select ‘Match’ or ‘Friend’ for each person you meet. The best part? You’ll get your matches’ contact details at 8 AM the next day, giving you time to sleep on your decisions (and maybe dream about that cute guy from table 3).

With 12 five-minute mini-dates packed into two hours, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to find a spark. Feeling tongue-tied? No worries! We’ve got ice breaker games during intermission and conversation cards to help you out. With our commitment to equal ratios (typically 20 guys and 20 ladies), you’re guaranteed to have someone to talk to all night long. Many attendees find this face-to-face interaction far more engaging than swiping through dating apps like Tinder or scrolling endlessly on Match.com. After all, there’s nothing quite like the chemistry of real-world connections!

Speed Dating Social

Founded by the matchmaking maestro Darcy Todd in 2020, Speed Dating Social has been playing cupid for over 787 events, introducing more than 37,423 singles to potential partners. Our secret sauce? Always booking equal ratios of men and women, ensuring no one’s left without a dance partner. Tickets start at a wallet-friendly $29.90 for early birds, with last-release tickets at $34.90. And while we’d love to accommodate last-minute changes of heart, our no-refund policy within 30 days of an event helps us maintain those perfect ratios. Got questions? Drop us a line at matches@speeddatingsocial.com – we’re always happy to help!

Who You'll Meet

At a Speed Dating Social event in Burpengary, you’ll find yourself in a melting pot of singles from all walks of life. From young professionals fresh out of uni to mature daters in their golden years, the mix is as diverse as it is exciting. You might chat with a single parent from Narangba who’s dipping their toes back into the dating pool, or a tech whiz from Morayfield looking for love between coding sessions. Many attendees are speed dating newbies, their nervous excitement palpable, while others are seasoned pros, confidently working the room.

The beauty of these events is the chance to connect with people you might never cross paths with in your daily life. That 40-something divorcee could have the wicked sense of humor you’ve been searching for, or that shy 20-something student might share your passion for obscure indie bands. The key is to approach each mini-date with an open mind and a friendly smile. And here’s a pro tip: if you’re a single parent, check out Little Sprouts Child Care Centre on Buckley Road. They offer evening care, perfect for when you’re ready to take that speed dating plunge!

Post Event Burpengary Date Night Ideas

For a romantic follow-up to your speed dating adventure, pack a picnic and head to Uhlmann Road Lagoon. This serene spot offers a perfect backdrop for getting to know your match better. As the sun sets, the lagoon transforms into a mirror of golden light, creating a magical atmosphere for deepening your connection. Bring a blanket, some cheese and wine, and let the conversation flow as naturally as the nearby North Pine River. Pro tip: Pack a frisbee or a deck of cards for some playful interaction – it’s a great way to keep things light and fun while you explore your compatibility.

For a more hands-on date night, book a cooking class at The Pantry on Pitt. This charming local cooking school offers couples’ classes where you can whip up a gourmet meal together. Nothing breaks the ice quite like laughing over your attempts to perfectly julienne vegetables or flambé a dessert. The shared experience of creating (and enjoying) a meal together can really help you bond with your speed dating match. Plus, you’ll pick up some culinary skills to impress on future dates! Tip: Choose a cuisine you’re both curious about but have never tried cooking before – it puts you on equal footing and gives you plenty to chat about as you navigate the recipe together.

Remember, whether you’re a dating app veteran tired of swiping or a newly single parent ready to jump back into the dating pool, Speed Dating Social events in Burpengary offer a fresh, fun way to meet potential partners. So why not give it a shot? Your perfect match might just be a five-minute chat away!

Attendee Reviews

Jeffery
Jeffery
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I tried a speed dating night in Sydney, it was pretty good, I think 2 ladies didn't show up but I still got about 14 dates
Sarah
Sarah
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was a fun night out with my girlfriends, some conversations were a tad dull but 2 cute guys made it worth it and even got their numbers
Steph H
Steph H
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I didn't know speed dating was a thing but I'm new to the area and was good meeting some new people
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How It Works

Ever wanted to try or wondered how a speed dating event works? It’s easy, just follow these 6 steps:

Book A Ticket

Simply book a ticket through our website or Eventbrite to secure your spot

Hosts Greet You

Turn up and be greeted by friendly hosts who help scan you into our matching portal

Get Your Own Table

Be assigned your own table where you can comfortably mingle one on one

Enjoy 12 Fun Mini Dates

Be rotated every 5 minutes and enjoy 12 fast 5minute dates

Tick Yes To Anyone On Your Phone

Anonymously tick yes on anyone you like from your phone

Matches Sent The Next Day

Receive your matches and contact details of everyone who selects you the next day

Frequently Asked Questions

First impressions matter, especially when you’ve only got five minutes to make one! For speed dating in Burpengary, think smart casual. Gents, a nice button-up shirt and well-fitted jeans or chinos will do the trick. Ladies, a cute dress or a stylish top with trousers works perfectly. The key is to feel comfortable and confident. Need a wardrobe refresh? Check out Blush Boutique on Station Road – they’ve got a great selection of date-night outfits that’ll have you turning heads for all the right reasons. Remember, you want your personality to shine through, so don’t stress too much about looking like you’ve just stepped off a runway. A genuine smile and positive attitude are your best accessories!

When it comes to speed dating banter, the world is your oyster! Start with the basics – work, hobbies, favorite local spots – but don’t be afraid to get creative. A great ice breaker for Burpengary locals is chatting about the North Lakes Environmental Park. Ask if they’ve been there, share your favorite walking trail, or suggest it as a potential picnic spot for a second date. This can lead to discussions about nature, outdoor activities, or even environmental interests. Pro tip: listen actively and ask follow-up questions. If your date mentions loving the park’s birdwatching opportunities, you’ve just uncovered a potential shared interest! Remember, the goal is to find common ground and see if there’s a spark, not to interview your date or recite your life story. Keep it light, fun, and flirty!

Looking for love in the LGBTQIA+ community? You’re in luck! Burpengary’s Rainbow Room, located on Progress Road, is the go-to spot for queer speed dating events. This inclusive venue, opened in 2018 by local drag queen Donna Gaylife, features a glittering disco ball dance floor and a wall of famous LGBTQIA+ icons that’ll have you gagging (in the best way possible). The Rainbow Room hosts regular speed dating nights for the whole spectrum of LGBTQIA+ identities, from lesbian mingles to trans and non-binary mixers. What sets these events apart is the venue’s commitment to creating a safe, affirming space for all. Whether you’re gay, bi, pan, or still figuring things out, you’ll find a welcoming atmosphere here. Plus, their signature “Pride Punch” cocktail is the perfect liquid courage for those first-date jitters. So come on out (pun intended) and find your queer match made in heaven!

If you’re looking to sweat it out with a potential swolemate, Burpengary’s got you covered! Speed Dating Social often hosts fitness-themed events at local hotspots. A great conversation starter is mentioning Iron Core Gym on Morayfield Road. Ask your date if they’ve tried the gym’s famous HIIT classes or if they’re more into zen with their rooftop yoga sessions. This can easily lead to chatting about fitness goals, favorite workout routines, or even healthy eating habits. If you hit it off, why not suggest a workout date? Nothing says romance like spotting each other on the bench press, right? Remember, fitness enthusiasts come in all shapes and sizes, so focus on shared interests rather than body types. Who knows, you might just find your perfect workout buddy and life partner all in one!

Calling all pet parents and animal enthusiasts! If you’re looking to fetch a date who shares your love for furry friends, you’re barking up the right tree with Speed Dating Social. Many of our events are held at The Wagging Tail, a dog-friendly bar on Old Bay Road. To sniff out fellow animal lovers, try opening with, “Do you have any pets?” or “Have you been to the new dog park on Henderson Road?” If tails start wagging (metaphorically speaking), why not suggest a second date at Burpengary Dog Park? Picture this: you, your potential new beau, and your four-legged friends frolicking in the sunshine. It’s the perfect way to see if your dating chemistry extends to puppy playdates. Just remember, sometimes it’s the humans who end up in the doghouse, so keep it casual and fun!

Want to put your best face forward? While confidence is key, a little pampering never hurts! Swing by Scissors & Sass on Station Road for a pre-event glow-up. Their “Date Night Special” includes a quick trim, style, and even a mini makeover if you’re feeling fancy. For the gents, ask for the “Sharp & Suave” cut – it’ll have you looking dapper in no time. Ladies, their “Flirty Waves” style is perfect for that effortlessly chic vibe. Remember, the goal is to look like the best version of yourself, not someone else entirely. A fresh haircut can boost your confidence, but your winning personality is what’ll really seal the deal. So strut into that speed dating event feeling like a million bucks, and let your inner beauty shine!

Burpengary is a treasure trove of hobbies and activities, perfect for finding your like-minded match! During your speed dates, try bringing up the Burpengary Community Garden Club. It’s a great way to gauge if your date has a green thumb or an interest in sustainability. If you both light up at the mention of homegrown tomatoes, you could suggest a second date volunteering at the garden together. It’s a hands-on way to see if you can grow a relationship! Not into gardening? No worries – Burpengary has clubs for everything from book lovers to bird watchers. The key is to be genuine about your interests and open to learning about theirs. You never know, your perfect match might introduce you to your new favorite hobby!

Our Burpengary events typically draw a crowd of 40 love-seeking locals, with an even split of 20 men and 20 women. But here’s the kicker – it’s not just Burpengary residents you’ll be meeting! We get a good mix of singles from neighboring Narangba and Morayfield too. This tri-suburb turnout means you’re casting a wider net in your search for love, increasing your chances of finding that perfect match. Maybe your soulmate has been living just one suburb over all this time! The diverse mix also keeps conversations fresh – you might chat with a Burpengary local about the best coffee spots in town, then swap stories about Narangba’s hidden gems with your next date. It’s like a mini tour of the area’s singles scene, all in one night!

Spice up your love life at our Asian speed dating nights! These popular events are often held at The Lotus Blossom, a chic Asian fusion bar on Henderson Road. The venue’s modern take on traditional decor, with its stunning cherry blossom mural and zen garden patio, sets the perfect mood for making connections. While mingling, why not try their signature lychee martini? It’s a great conversation starter! These events attract a diverse crowd of Asian singles from various backgrounds, creating a vibrant mix of cultures and experiences. Compared to apps like EastMeetEast, our speed dating nights offer the advantage of immediate, face-to-face connections. You can pick up on those subtle cues and chemistry that often get lost in online chats. Plus, there’s something undeniably romantic about meeting someone over shared spring rolls rather than shared swipes!

Finding faith-based connections is easy with our Christian speed dating events in Burpengary! We often host these gatherings at The Olive Branch Café, a cozy spot known for its welcoming atmosphere and heavenly cappuccinos. Unlike Christian dating apps like Christian Mingle, our events allow you to connect on a deeper level right from the start. Conversations often revolve around faith journeys, favorite Bible verses, and involvement in local church activities. Speaking of which, many attendees are part of the congregation at Burpengary Community Church – it’s a great topic to bring up if you’re looking for common ground. The beauty of these events is that you’re meeting people who share your values and beliefs, making it easier to establish a meaningful connection. Who knows, you might just find your God-given match!

Life begins at 40, and so can love! Our over-40s speed dating events in Burpengary are typically held at The Vintage Vine, a sophisticated wine bar that perfectly suits the mature dating scene. These events attract a diverse crowd of singles who bring a wealth of life experience to the table. Many are looking for genuine connections, companionship, and partners who understand the complexities of dating later in life. Conversations often touch on careers, past relationships, and future aspirations. It’s refreshing to chat with people who know who they are and what they want. If you’re looking for more ways to connect, check out the “Burpengary 40+ Social Club” on Meetup. It’s a great way to expand your social circle and potentially meet that special someone. Remember, at this stage in life, it’s all about quality connections rather than quantity swipes!

Who says romance is only for the young? Our over 50s speed dating events at The Silver Fox Lounge in Burpengary prove that love has no expiration date! This elegant venue, with its comfortable seating and relaxed ambiance, is perfect for fostering connections among mature singles. Many attendees are seeking companionship, shared interests, and someone to enjoy their golden years with. Conversations often revolve around travel plans, grandchildren, and rediscovering passions now that careers are winding down. When chatting, don’t be afraid to be upfront about what you’re looking for in a partner – at this stage, most people appreciate honesty and directness. While apps like SilverSingles can be useful, nothing beats the chemistry of face-to-face interactions. Our events offer a chance to make real connections in a supportive, age-appropriate environment. After all, fifty is the new thirty, right?

After you’ve made that speed dating connection, why not take it to the next level with a romantic night out? The Starlight Drive-In Cinema on Progress Road is a local favorite for couples. This retro-style venue offers a nostalgic experience that’s perfect for getting to know your new flame. Snuggle up in your car or bring blankets for the outdoor seating area as you enjoy the latest blockbuster or a classic romance flick. To make the most of your date, arrive early to snag a good spot and bring some gourmet snacks to share. The drive-in’s retro diner also serves up delicious milkshakes – perfect for recreating that classic 50s date night vibe. As the stars twinkle above and the movie plays, you’ll have plenty of opportunities for stolen glances and whispered conversations. It’s a magical setting that might just be the beginning of your own love story!

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