Christmas gift guide: gifts for boys
Searching for the perfect gifts for boys? Don’t fret – we’re here to make it easy with a list of trending gifts to get you on your way. We’ve got something for the likes of all boys, whether he enjoys the outdoors, loves creativity or immerses himself in tech.
Is he a fan of drawing? Does he love to paint? Get him on his way to Picasso status with some amazing craft gifts.
- Book: If he loves to read, let his imagination run wild with a great fiction book. Goosebumps is back and you'll find their great selection at QBD Books.
- Craft set: Something like a slime kit where they can get their hands messy will give boys plenty of excitement. Head to Australian Geographic and grab their Nat Geo Glow in the Dark Slime Lab.
These gifts are for the boy who loves the outdoors and is always on the go! Whether he likes to skateboard, play ball or enjoy a dip in the ocean, here are some great gifts for active boys.
- Basketball: Is he a fan of the NBA? If he loves dribbling a basketball up and down the court, he’ll adore a shiny new Glow in the Dark ball from Kmart.
- Skateboard: Perfect for summer, gift him a shiny new Piping Hot Wooden Skateboard he can take on his next visit to the skate park. Head to Target.
- Bodyboard: It's not an Australian summer without a visit to the beach. To ensure he has the best time at the beach, get him a El Nino Mini 37 bodyboard to lap up the waves in. Find it in-store at City Beach.
There’s nothing boys love more than toys. Whether they like to build, play on consoles or enjoy classic board games, they'll love these toys for Christmas.
- Lego: Who doesn’t love Lego? Get his mind working on a new project. If he's a fan of Jurassic World, the Jurassic World Blue's Helicopter Pursuit Lego set is sure to make his Christmas memorable. Shop Lego at Target.
- Nintendo Switch: A console is a big gift to buy, but you know boys are sure to get use out of it with an abundance of games to choose from. Shop the Nintendo Switch at EB Games.
- 2.4Ghz 4 Channel RC Racing Boat: This one is sure to give you brownie points. It's a very cool romote controlled race boat with an insanely powerful little motor. Head to King IT.
- Play-Doh: Let him get crafty with classic Play-Doh. Sure, you can easily pick up two tubs of Play-Doh, but boys will have more fun playing on a set like Doctor Drill ‘N Fill at Kmart.
Does he like to look the part? Gift him a new piece of clothing or accessory to make him feel like a star on Christmas Day.
- Sunglasses: They're perfect for summer and not an item boys get regularly, so why not spoil him with a pair of Kids Mason Sunglasses from City Beach.
- Hat: A boy can never have too many hats, we love the Surfs Up Chambray Bucket Hat from Ollie's Place.
- Watch: The gift that goes with everything. Our pick is the Elite Kids Watch available in gold or silver from Prouds The Jeweller.