Holy snowballs! Christmas is almost upon us, it's time to write those lists and get SHOPPING!
Stuck for ideas? Here's our bumper 2017 Christmas Gift Guide to help you fill up those stockings.
Create countless floral arrangements with this eco-friendly toy for toddlers. Made from 100% recycled plastic milk jugs, this Green Toys playset includes 4 bases, 16 stem and leaf pieces and 24 flower pieces. Develop construction skills, colour recognition, fine motor skills and more!
Santa’s favourite workshop this Christmas is Australian online store, Funky Monkey Bars. Funky Monkey Bars are Australian designed and made and they are the first company in the world to make monkey bars free-standing and height-adjustable. Funky Monkey Bars are modular so you can add swings, climbing frames, gymnastics bars, sports, ninja and fitness equipment and even a flying fox.
Order online at www.funkymonkeybars.com or call 1300 912 198 to be delivered in time for Christmas. FEELING LUCKY? WIN your own Funky Monkey Bars here!
$990 to $3,570
Create a family fairy garden this Christmas! Nurture the imagination, inspire hearts and create precious memories. Choose from Fairy Kate's hand-picked range of designer fairy garden kits, magical fairy houses and miniature accessories. Products shipped Australia wide and internationally. Afterpay + Zippay. Fast and friendly service with lots of sparkle! Visit us when you're next in Cairns!
Safe, lightweight and sized for kids, these funky headphones deliver up to 12 hour of sound and fun. with easy controls and soft padded headband, kids listen in comfort whilst parents can rest assured their ears are protected with the volume limited to below 85dB.
Also comes with a make it yours sticker set, to fully customise!
My Cubby makes the coolest cubbies, here in Brisbane, so you create the perfect layout for your home! These cubbies are built to last and perfect for our QLD conditions. The Triplex Cubby House offers the best of both worlds – a fantastic play house combined with an upper level fort. Installation and interest free terms are available.
The best gifts to give pre-schoolers this year are screen-free! Shapeeze activity kits feature pre-cut shapes and simple designs, which help fine motor skills, increase colour, shape and letter recognition. Activities can be completed without supervision, boosting independence and a real sense of achievement. Oh… and kids LOVE THEM!
Use code: KIDS15 for 15% discount online
A super fun, compact indoor game of skill, these Wooden Skittles from Tiger Tribe are hand-made and fun. Based on the traditional game of skittles, each set comes with six character pins (each 10cm high) and two coloured balls. Its the ideal toy to get the whole family involved.
Looking for something unique and creative for the kids these Christmas holidays? Let them explore their imaginations while getting in touch with nature with a beautiful flower crown workshop. Perfect for small groups they will learn how to craft a crown from wild vine and adorn it with seasonal blooms.
From $49 a head
Available Australia-wide, these unique canvases are perfect for a newborn baby, toddler, son, daughter, grandchild, niece, nephew or godchild. Birth Keepsake Canvases by iRH Designs, capture those magical moments and memories as a feature piece in any nursery of child’s bedroom. Available in four ready-to-hang canvas sizes or as a door handle hanging, over 80 colour combinations, 6 standard templates and a plethora of typefaces to choose from, you can guarantee a design perfect for your child.
Back Beach Co Towelling Robes are the perfect gift for any age. Made from 100% cotton towelling complete with a full front zip, hood and pockets. Stay dry and warm - simply "Wear your Towel". With their UPF 50+ sun rating you will be covered and protected. Ideal for around the pool, beach, swimming lessons and holidays. Use code "Coast" to receive 10% off your order.
Featuring a waterproof 100% Polyester PUL outer layer and soft lycra bindings for a secure stretchy fit, the Cottontail swim nappies are made of high-quality swim materials and one size to fit all as your little one grows. A swim nappy will be included as a bonus in each Nappy Service Kit throughout summer, or jump onto the Cottontail website and buy your own for just $15!
What better gift for Christmas than the dinner organised and delivered to your door? The Christmas Box from HelloFresh takes the pressure off Christmas Day, with all the meal planning and shopping done for you. Everything you need for a flawless day of cooking and feasting. Yum!
Children's Hair Wax that is chemical free, natural, organic and safe for every member of the family from newborns to adults. A gift anyone will enjoy without the guilt or why not spoil yourself. Daddy and Me packages available now. From all corners of the world we are helping families bring a little more style to their everyday life. Who doesn’t want awesome hair without the guilt!
The ethical option for the loved one who has everything. Gift a goat, a chicken or a veggie garden and you will be funding a range of Oxfam projects around the world. Every card will help transform the lives of people living in poverty by providing food clean water and other life-changing essentials.
Spread the joy this Christmas with Nana Huchy's Mr Jangle and Mrs Jingle Xmas Elves. Nana Huchy’s Christmas collection provides a range of exquisite designs that are each meticulously crafted and make the perfect gift for all ages. Let Nana Huchy decorate your home this Christmas!
Stylish and functional, this BPA-free reusable coffee cup features one handed push button and spill resistant lid. SmartCup is also the first CafePay enabled device that allows you to pay for your coffee with your cup. Just tap the lid on the CafePay reader at at any participating coffee shop to pay for your coffee.
The new smart solution trike from the best-selling baby and toddler brand is fully foldable (down to 85% less than the original size), portable and compact enough to fit into small spaces. Designed to grow with your child from 9 months to 3 years, the SmarTfold™ from Smartrike® is the perfect travel accessory.
Available at Target, Big W, Toys R Us and Baby Bunting
Water Baby Swimwear from Never Working Mondays saves wetsuit waste to create these divine swimmers for little ones.
Working with wetsuit factories they developed a pattern using smaller hand-cut panels that could utilise neoprene offcuts that would usually be thrown away.
With recycled card packaging, these really are the sustainable swimmers for the summer.
Meet Cubebot, a non-traditional take on the toy robot inspired by Japanese Shinto Kumi-ki puzzles. Cubebots's powerful hardwood frame can hold dozens poses, and his elastic-band muscles and durable wood limbs make him impervious to breakage. When it's time for him to rest, he folds into a perfect cube. An enduring classic that will withstand generations of play. Suitable for ages 3+.
The perfect gift for a new mum, Hanako’s Mummy and Baby Kit was created for the wonderful transition into parenthood. “I AM...Bliss” helps to keep you calm, relaxed and emotionally nourished. Happy Baby assists in creating a happy, calm zone during the day and Goodnight Baby helps them to let go of their day’s adventures, calm down and ultimately soothe them off to sleep.
Just when you thought you were safe, nine of Australia's favourite kids' authors are ready to get heads rolling - again with a wonderful collection of hilariously zany tales! Filled with delightfully quirky illustrations by Andrea Innocent, Laugh Your Head Off Again and Again will appeal to both girls and boys, from middle to upper primary. Perfect for reading alone or aloud, this gorgeous hardback is sure to bring laughter and joy into your household this Christmas.
The ORIGINAL Mayka Toy Block Tape instantly transforms any surface into a base for toy building blocks, figures and accessories. Build around corners and up walls to MAYKA 3D world! Simply cut, shape then stick the reusable tape. Compatible with LEGO® and comes in 9 colours. There’s no limit to what can be built - Snip a length of Mayka Tape and mount cannons onto the hull of your pirate ship. Build planets and rocket ships off your ceiling or race that police car right up the wall! Ages 3+
Press pause on screen time and get the family together to play Zoolu! Created by a Sunshine Coast local, this colourful card game is all about collecting animal cards and outwitting grown-ups (if the kids are lucky). It’s a fun Christmas stocking stuffer and there are loads of free printables at www.zoolugame.com to keep the bambinos busy these holidays.
Twist, shape and fidget with ZURU Tangle. ZURU Tangle has endless uses - they can be a puzzle, a movable sculpture, a desktop toy, a fidget, a brain tool, an anti-stress device, accessory or even a cosmic art toy with special powers! The possibilities are limitless!