Menu
News

REVEALED: Warwick's top bachelors and bachelorettes

Luke Pollard.
Luke Pollard. Sean Teuma

THE day of love often brings with it canoodling partners and couples doing cute things that make some of us a little queasy.

Valentine's Day is also a chance to highlight some of the best and most eligible singles in the Rose City.

Apps like PoF and Tinder can prove a bust, and Married at First Sight auditions aren't until later in the year, so we've compiled a list of men and women brave enough to throw their hand up and get in the spirit of the big day.

*For the purposes of balance - and for the fact he has a worse strike rate than the Newcastle Knights over the past two years - the author was excluded from the list.

Luke's ideal date involves a sunset, and is looking for a pretty girl with a sense of humour.

Lasagne is the way to his heart, and car parts are the ideal gift.

 

Suzette Benz.
Suzette Benz. Contributed

Suzette has a number of keen interests but if you want to catch her eye, there is one hobby that brings the brownie points.

Fishing is the way to Suzette's heart but, like a true angler, she won't reveal her top spots.

Nice teeth and a sense of humour are also big ticks.

 

Robyn Jurgensen.
Robyn Jurgensen. Contributed

Robyn enjoys a walk by the beach but is happy with a lake or dam visit in Warwick.

Lindt chocolate or an old book are ways to stay in the the good books, as is an affection for dogs, as she owns a staffy, who has been confirmed as a good boy.

 

Lauren Killen.
Lauren Killen. Contributed

Lauren is looking for an enjoyable date, not one where she has to make the SOS call to friends.

A man with good morals and ambitions is desired, and a background in horses is a further plus.

Roast pork and potato bake is the go-to meal, and a bottle of Chanel No 5 would ensure a long supply of that.

 

Ryan Dargan.
Ryan Dargan. Sean Teuma

Ryan is a traditionalist, and likes a good dinner date to commence proceedings.

He isn't a picky eater, and will take what he is given, although chocolate, in particular Boost, is a big winner.

 

Kristen Paynter.
Kristen Paynter. Contributed

Kristen prefers a cruisy, casual coffee date, with someone who is happy and family friendly.

She likes road trips and spur-of-the-moment explorations, so an adventurer would be a bonus.

Pizza is a winner, as are flowers.

 

Nick Billsborough.
Nick Billsborough. Contributed

Nick's ideal first date would be at a restaurant, with Clippers or Ruperts on the list.

In a woman, he looks for personality, isn't too fussed on looks, and likes a sense of humour.

A good steak cooked medium rare and smothered in gravy does the trick for Luke, and if you're thinking of a gift idea, caramel chocolate is ideal.

 

Angelo Pestrin.
Angelo Pestrin. Contributed

Angelo's ideal date would be a walk along quart pot creek in late afternoon watching the sunset, followed by dinner with a few bottles of local wine.

The things that attract him to a woman are intelligence, courage, self-confidence, knowledge, skill, openness, honesty, and ambition.

As for a meal that wins his heart, that'd be anything home cooked in particular a roast meal, with the ideal gift for Valentine's Day would be to find true love.

 

Jonno Colfs
Jonno Colfs Jonno Colfs

Jonno isn't after a boring date. He is looking for lots of laughter and great conversation in a semi-private location where they are both comfortable.

His ideal woman has similar interests, is well-read and enjoys a drink. If she is looking for a 40-year-old who has currently no kids, no house and no money, he is the man.

The way to Jonno's heart is through seafood or a cheeky Nando's.

If you think you should be on this list or have a mate to dob in, it's not too late to make the list. Contact us on 4661 1300 or sean.teuma@warwickdailynews.com.au.

Topics:  bachelorettes of warwick bachelors of warwick valentines day


Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Rise to the challenge

RECRUITS WANTED: Army Cadets from the Gatton unit at the Australian War Memorial at Canberra last year.

You'll learn skills you can use for life

Fund-raising gets real at Gatton Coles for Teal Appeal

TEAL APPEAL: Gatton Coles team members Peetra Whiteby, Donna Steer, Mel Bishop and Karen Bates raise funds for ovarian Cancer, leading up to national Teal Ribbon Day on Wednesday, February 28

National Teal Ribbon Day is on Wednesday, February 28.

Gatton Hawks looking to steal show from NRL stars

Daniel Marsh, Allan Morris and Billy Jackwitz will represent the TRL All Stars against the South-West Emus on Saturday.

Daniel Marsh, Allan Morris and Billy Jackwitz got the nod

Local Partners